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Birmingham, MI

City of Birmingham is ideally situated in the middle of Bloomfield Hills, Bloomfield Township, Beverly Hills, Royal Oak and Troy. Birmingham is easily accessible to all major freeways and the airport.

The City of Birmingham is a vibrant and prosperous community located in Oakland County. It has a population of almost 21,000 and covers 4.73 square miles.  Birmingham is often recognized for its award-winning schools. The City of Birmingham is a part of Birmingham Public Schools.

Despite being a very affluent urban area, it maintains the feel of a sophisticated yet small town. Birmingham is nestled amongst one of the county’s most affluent suburbs. The Downtown Birmingham area is located at the center of much of the action, specially business, community and cultural activities. The City is an active, pedestrian-friendly community which offer prestigious shopping area and districts. There’s a very diverse selection of restaurants, gift shops, salons, spas, antique shops, art galleries, entertainment activities, nightlife and so much more. No matter what you’re looking for, Birmingham offers it all. The City of Birmingham truly is a place where there are no limits to live, shop and play.

Birmingham appreciated culture and art in all its forms. You can enjoy spending an evening listening to a concert at the park, or attend one of the many music concerts. Sunday mornings are always great for a stroll to the Farmers’ Market or check out the latest films at either of the two centrally-located theaters. So many recreational amenities are provided including: access to over twenty-two parks, tennis courts, two community golf courses, baseball diamonds, playgrounds, picnic areas, a wooded trail system, and the urban bike paths.

Most Expensive & Largest Home in Birmingham, Michigan

Located on Arlington Street in Birmingham, Michigan, this extravagant home is over 14,300 luxury square feet. Built in 1998 and remodeled in 2010, it features five bedrooms with 8.2 bathrooms, a 5-car garage.

Largest Lot Size (Top 4) in Birmingham, Michigan

  1. Southfield Road
    • 3.03 acres
  2. Quarton Road
    • 2.38 acres
  3. Arlington Street
    • 2.34 acres
  4. Arlington Street
    • 2.19 acres

More Information:

  • The average selling price of a single-family home was $393,117 in 2013, an increase of approximately 6 percent from the prior year.
  • A pedestrian-friendly downtown with 1,500,000 square feet of retail space and 2,200,000 square feet of office space, and nearly 300 retail and service businesses.
  • Twenty-two parks with 230 acres cover more than 10 percent of the City’s total acreage, and the school district also provides recreational facilities.
  • Birmingham was named the 5th most successful walkable suburb in the U.S. by the Wall Street Journal (2010).
  • Named one of the nation’s Top 10 “Coolest Suburbs Worth a Visit” by Travel + Leisure Magazine (August 2010).
  • One of the top 20 “Best places for a healthy retirement” according to CNNMoney.com (2009).
  • Birmingham was named one of the top 25 cities to live in by relocateamerica.com (2007).

For more information about the City of Birmingham, visit their website.

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Yana Krefman
Certified Luxury Home Marketing Specialist™ (CLHMS) | REALTOR®

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