Birmingham

Why you'd want to live in Birmingham

Nestled amid some of the nation’s most affluent suburbs, Downtown Birmingham is a center for business, social and cultural activities. The City has a lively, pedestrian-friendly downtown offering one of the Midwest's premiere shopping districts. Comprised of nearly 300 retailers, the City offers a wonderfully diverse assortment of restaurants, clothing and gift stores, salons, spas, antique shops, and art galleries. Movie theatres and a centrally located park complete the city center. Whether you want to stroll the streets with your family and grab an ice cream, or check out the latest in designer fashions capped off with an evening of some of Metro’s Detroit’s finest dining, Birmingham offers it all. Our city is truly a place to "live, shop, and play". Our city appreciates art and culture in its many forms. Visitors to Birmingham can spend a summer evening listening to a concert in the park, attend one of our many festivals or music concerts, take a Sunday morning stroll at the Farmers' Market, browse our galleries, or take in the latest movies at one of our two theatres. Our recreational amenities are plentiful, with over 20 parks offering passive and active recreational opportunities. Tennis courts, two municipal golf courses, baseball diamonds, soccer pitches, playground equipment and picnic areas await you in Birmingham. A wooded trail system, urban bike paths and the Rouge River all wind their way through the heart of the City. There truly is a lot to explore and do in Birmingham, come experience us today! via City of Birmingham Website

Birmingham Market Report

$1,126,870

AVERAGE PRICE OF 249 HOMES

$225,000

AVERAGE PRICE OF 1 DISTRESSED HOMES

$2,033,481

AVERAGE PRICE OF 95 MULTI-MILLION DOLLAR HOMES

$1,738,269

AVERAGE PRICE OF 78 NEWLY BUILT HOMES

$2,061,780

AVERAGE PRICE OF 10 HOMES WITH A POOL

$688,171

AVERAGE PRICE OF 50 REDUCED PRICE HOMES

Average Home

Average Price $1,126,870
Avg Bedrooms 3 beds
Avg Bathrooms 2.91 baths

Average Price by Bedrooms

1 bedroom $485,960
2 bedrooms $1,268,989
3 bedrooms $715,063
4 bedrooms $1,160,074
5 bedrooms $2,014,909
Birmingham Home Price Trends
  10/2017 9/2017 8/2017 7/2017 6/2017
Total Listings 264 269 264 289 288
Average Price $1,091,562 $1,034,595 $1,038,598 $1,018,558 $1,016,855
Avg Price Change +5.51% -0.39% +1.97% +0.17% +3.52%
Median Price $796,774 $757,105 $772,959 $771,683 $781,875
Med Price Change +5.24% -2.09% +0.17% -1.32% +1.34%
Avg Bedrooms 3 beds 3 beds 3 beds 3 beds 3 beds
Avg Bathrooms 2.89 baths 2.82 baths 2.85 baths 2.87 baths 2.88 baths
Total Homes Average Price Avg Days on Market
All Homes 249 $1,126,870 93 days
Distressed Homes 1 $225,000 69 days
Multi-Million Dollar Homes 95 $2,033,481 117 days
Newly Built Homes 78 $1,738,269 156 days
Homes with a Pool 10 $2,061,780 74 days
Reduced Price Homes 50 $688,171 112 days