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

$1,034,932

AVERAGE PRICE OF 271 HOMES

$225,000

AVERAGE PRICE OF 1 DISTRESSED HOMES

$1,866,719

AVERAGE PRICE OF 99 MULTI-MILLION DOLLAR HOMES

$1,571,341

AVERAGE PRICE OF 82 NEWLY BUILT HOMES

$1,368,725

AVERAGE PRICE OF 12 HOMES WITH A POOL

$690,074

AVERAGE PRICE OF 63 REDUCED PRICE HOMES

Average Home

Average Price $1,034,932
Avg Bedrooms 3 beds
Avg Bathrooms 2.81 baths

Average Price by Bedrooms

1 bedroom $418,086
2 bedrooms $1,123,811
3 bedrooms $705,138
4 bedrooms $1,110,113
5 bedrooms $1,851,310
Birmingham Home Price Trends
  8/2017 7/2017 6/2017 5/2017 4/2017
Total Listings 264 289 288 269 245
Average Price $1,038,598 $1,018,558 $1,016,855 $982,255 $983,020
Avg Price Change +1.97% +0.17% +3.52% -0.08% +0.31%
Median Price $772,959 $771,683 $781,875 $771,533 $791,798
Med Price Change +0.17% -1.32% +1.34% -2.63% -0.74%
Avg Bedrooms 3 beds 3 beds 3 beds 3 beds 3 beds
Avg Bathrooms 2.85 baths 2.87 baths 2.88 baths 2.91 baths 2.94 baths
Total Homes Average Price Avg Days on Market
All Homes 271 $1,034,932 79 days
Distressed Homes 1 $225,000 7 days
Multi-Million Dollar Homes 99 $1,866,719 111 days
Newly Built Homes 82 $1,571,341 125 days
Homes with a Pool 12 $1,368,725 74 days
Reduced Price Homes 63 $690,074 107 days