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Mapping Detroit’s construction boom

What $250K buys in Detroit right now

See what you can get in neighborhoods like the North End, Boston-Edison, and La Salle Gardens.

Atwater Beach on the East Riverfront to soon open to the public

The 3.2-acre portion of the RiverWalk will be open any day.

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Untouched midcentury modern in Grosse Pointe Farms asks $1.2M

This pastel-infused home in the Hotel Regency style is fascinating, but needs updating.

First look at 64 Watson, new luxury condos in Brush Park

The six-unit building contains a penthouse going for $1.57 million.

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How a mismanaged property tax break creates winners and losers in Detroit

The Principal Residence Exemption is an easy way for homeowners to save money. But lax enforcement allows others to take advantage of it.

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Is a recession coming? Here’s what that means for housing

Experts agree that the housing market is on much firmer footing than it was in 2008.

Detroit City FC to officially turn pro in 2020

After a period of uncertainty, the Hamtramck-based soccer club will join the National Independent Soccer Association next year.

Recognition grows for Southfield’s collection of midcentury modern homes

Northland Gardens and Plumbrooke Estates are likely to soon be placed on the National Register of Historic Places.

Eccentric Lion Gate Estate in Grixdale Farms reduces price to $249K

This wild house is being sold with everything in it, including two custom-built cars.

Units at modern townhome development in North Corktown hit the market

Construction on North Corktown 11 will begin soon and has a summer 2020 completion date.

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The TV issue

The homes we see on TV are mirrors of—and inspirations for—our own

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Why Detroit’s new Sustainability Action Agenda links climate action with quality of life

And why implementation will likely hinge on resident support.

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The 22 best things to do in Detroit with kids

From exploring Campus Martius to checking out the wildlife at the Detroit Zoo, here are 22 places to take the kids right now.

The Woodward Dream Cruise: Everything you need to know

The world’s largest one-day car event rolls down Woodward Avenue on Saturday, August 17.

Two-story Book Cadillac penthouse wants $2.69M

The 29th-floor unit is currently the third most expensive for sale in the city.

Wayne State’s urban innovation district near New Center takes shape

Site activations outside WSU’s new Industry Innovation Center signal next steps for the area.

Ilitch-owned Gold Dollar Bar where White Stripes played is being demolished

Demolition started Monday on the Cass Corridor building, which caught fire in July.

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The most expensive homes for sale in Michigan

From lakefront dream homes to suburban mansions, here are the 12 most expensive homes for sale across Michigan.

Google to expand, add jobs in Michigan and Detroit

It’s part of a $17-million expansion that will add 90,000 square feet of office space.

Designing the future

The legacy of black architects in Detroit.

Why is the Detroit Land Bank selling bundles of occupied homes?

A program meant to put properties back on the tax rolls may result in more evictions.

What $200K buys in Detroit right now

See what you can get in neighborhoods like East English Village, Green Acres, and Jefferson Chalmers.

7 cozy cabins to rent Up North for Labor Day weekend

If you’re getting out of southeast Michigan, start with these quaint and jaw-dropping options.

MoGo bike share adds 50 e-bikes to fleet

The new ‘Boost’ bikes are interchangeable with others in the fleet.

Airy industrial loft with rooftop deck asks $339K

This 1,350-square-foot Walker Lofts unit is in an amazing location.

Jeff Goldblum visits Detroit, attends Slow Roll

There’s speculation that he’s filming for a show new show called ‘The World According to Jeff Goldblum.’

In Virginia Park, a stately brick home from the late 1800s wants $630K

Check out the great Victorian features.

Hudson’s tower may not be tallest in state, other updates from Bedrock

The skydeck won’t be part of future plans either.

Detroit job growth puts it among 20 ‘superstar’ cities in U.S.

An analysis found that metro Detroit accounted for 1.73 percent of all job growth nationally.

First unit in ‘reverse gentrification’ fourplex is complete, lists for $620K

Developers for the Islandview townhomes hired locally and renovated a neighbor’s unit for free.

Last pizza-slice windows finally being installed on Little Caesars HQ

Construction had been stalled for over a year on the $150 million, nine-story building.

Demolishing homes in Detroit decreases gun violence, says U-M study

The study found an 11 percent drop in homicides and injuries caused by firearms in areas with demolitions.

Former U.S. Rep. Barbara-Rose Collins lists her colorful Detroit home for $500K

The Colonial belongs to the first African-American woman from Michigan elected to Congress.

L. Brooks Patterson, controversial Oakland County executive, has died

Patterson, who held the office for 26 years, was known for his pro-business policies and criticisms of Detroit.

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Detroit’s vintage clothing stores, mapped

From Southwest Detroit to Hamtramck, here’s 12 great shops around town to buy vintage goods.

Dan Gilbert appears ‘strong and steady’ in recorded video to Quicken employees

The Bedrock and Quicken Loans founder made his most public appearance to date since suffering a stroke in May.

For $1.98M, own the stylish pad of architect Gino Rossetti in Grosse Pointe Park

This Art Moderne curiosity faces Lake Saint Claire

‘Avenue of Fashion’ businesses struggle to stay afloat amidst road construction

The city is scrambling to help out businesses affected by the streetscaping.

What $1,600 rents in Detroit right now

See what you can get in neighborhoods like Woodbridge, Midtown, and West Village.

DDOT and SMART awarded $2.6 million in federal grants for electric buses

The Southeast Michigan transit agencies will buy six buses and build charging infrastructure.

Handsome West Village home from 1904 asks $400K

One of the oldest in the neighborhood.