Mountain Brook Homes and Condos for Sale

The sprawling landscape of Mountain Brook, Alabama is nestled along the ridges of Red Mountain and Shades Mountain, giving it a peaceful tranquility noted by the city's motto " Find Peace. Find Mountain Brook." Serene backdrops of forest land and mountainous views make this area a beautiful place to call home. This city is considered one of the most affluent areas in the state of Alabama and consistently ranked as one of the nation's safest places to live, making it a perfect place to raise a family.

Population and Amenities

Mountain Brook is a suburb of Birmingham, Al with an estimated population of 20,691. This city is approximately 12 square miles of land, primarily developed for residential use. In addition to the picturesque scenery, residents of Mountain Brook enjoy five shopping villages within the city, including Cahaba Village, Crestline Village, English Village, Mountain Brook Village, and Overton Village. These shopping opportunities yield to the original vision for creating an upscale community around green spaces and pedestrian-friendly villages.

Residents enjoy the use of seven beautiful city parks and nature trails in the area. Cahaba River Walk provides a wide variety of recreational activities including fishing, swimming, rafting, social gatherings, and more.

Schools

Mountain Brook Schools consistently rank among the top performing in the state, as well as the nation. MBS received the Distinguished District Award from the International Society for Technology in Education for their work in using state of the art technology to establish innovative learning environments for students. These programs include 3D printing and design in the classroom and gaming technologies to create a virtual world.

In Summer

Mountain Brook's close proximity to Birmingham yields a plethora of summer activities to enjoy at places such as Birmingham Botanical Gardens, Birmingham Zoo, and many area golf courses. Local summer attractions include the Shakedown Music Fest, featuring regional and local musicians, and Taste of Mountain Brook, an opportunity to sample the tastes of over 15 local dining establishments.

Real Estate Options

The average home value in Mountain Brook according to zillow.com is $588,900, with a forecasted value increase of 3.3%. Current offerings also include upscale apartment opportunities at Lane Parke; the much-anticipated development that brings shopping, dining, art, and community together in one unbeatable location. The average cost of these apartments is $1711-$2692 for 1-2 bedrooms.

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