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

$1,100,470

AVERAGE PRICE OF 258 HOMES

$225,000

AVERAGE PRICE OF 1 DISTRESSED HOMES

$1,996,201

AVERAGE PRICE OF 96 MULTI-MILLION DOLLAR HOMES

$1,620,650

AVERAGE PRICE OF 83 NEWLY BUILT HOMES

$2,018,709

AVERAGE PRICE OF 11 HOMES WITH A POOL

$670,366

AVERAGE PRICE OF 69 REDUCED PRICE HOMES

Average Home

Average Price $1,100,470
Avg Bedrooms 3 beds
Avg Bathrooms 2.89 baths

Average Price by Bedrooms

1 bedroom $449,190
2 bedrooms $1,150,867
3 bedrooms $740,625
4 bedrooms $1,109,673
5 bedrooms $2,006,853
Birmingham Home Price Trends
  9/2017 8/2017 7/2017 6/2017 5/2017
Total Listings 269 264 289 288 269
Average Price $1,034,595 $1,038,598 $1,018,558 $1,016,855 $982,255
Avg Price Change -0.39% +1.97% +0.17% +3.52% -0.08%
Median Price $757,105 $772,959 $771,683 $781,875 $771,533
Med Price Change -2.09% +0.17% -1.32% +1.34% -2.63%
Avg Bedrooms 3 beds 3 beds 3 beds 3 beds 3 beds
Avg Bathrooms 2.82 baths 2.85 baths 2.87 baths 2.88 baths 2.91 baths
Total Homes Average Price Avg Days on Market
All Homes 258 $1,100,470 85 days
Distressed Homes 1 $225,000 34 days
Multi-Million Dollar Homes 96 $1,996,201 104 days
Newly Built Homes 83 $1,620,650 134 days
Homes with a Pool 11 $2,018,709 62 days
Reduced Price Homes 69 $670,366 107 days