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Cobo Center to be renamed this year

Cobo Center, named after racist mayor Albert Cobo, will get a new name this year. Chemical Bank has bought the naming rights to the convention center.

Dreamy midcentury modern with stunning atrium asks $945K

The 3,722-square-foot house features original woodwork, modern bathrooms, and a triangle-shaped glass atrium.

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For $475K, a charming five-bedroom Boston-Edison home

This house has many original details, along with modern updates.

Rehabbed condos and new townhouses list for sale in the North End

The new condos and townhouses are listing between $165,000 and $250,000.

What $1,400 rents in Detroit right now

This week’s comparison finds one and two bedroom options along the Riverfront, and in Midtown, Hyde Park, and Virginia Park.

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12 developments set to transform Detroit

From a bridge to Canada to a building that could change the skyline to neighborhood redevelopments, here are 12 transformational development projects in the works in Detroit.

Rivertown loft across from Belle Isle with downtown views asks $225K

This one bedroom, one bath loft has upgraded finishes and lovely views.

Lee Plaza could finally be redeveloped

The city is working on selling the long-vacant site to the Roxbury Group and Ethos Development. The building would be redeveloped into 180 residential units.

New York’s rejection of Amazon could be a turning point for corporate welfare

Amazon’s HQ2 debacle is the latest sign that the public has gotten wise to corporate subsidies.

Completely redone Corktown home sells for $385K

This cute house was entirely rebuilt and featured many modern finishes.

Picture-perfect Colonial by Albert Kahn asks $629K

The seven-bedroom, four-bath house built in 1902 has been carefully restored.

Elegant Boston-Edison revamp asks $485K

This restored home has modern updates, original features, and a fun basement.

Pssssst: Curbed Detroit is looking for a new editor

Hang tight while we search for our next voice.

Former school in Midtown to transform into workspace, ‘business ecosystem’

Industry Detroit will offer workforce development programs and office space.

Redevelopment starts at Milwaukee Junction’s ‘Illuminated Mural’ building

Chroma will house coworking space and the city’s largest food hall by the end of the year.

Detroit home sale prices up, downtown much pricier than neighborhoods

Median home prices in Detroit are increasing overall, but downtown is a completely different market compared to the rest of the city according to new reports.

The Element Detroit Hotel opens in historic Metropolitan Building

The eco-friendly hotel has 110 extended-stay guest rooms and suites.

Rehab this historic Milwaukee Junction building, yours for $975K

One of the most unusual buildings in Detroit has hit the market.

Gilbert snags properties in Capitol Park, East Riverfront

Bedrock has purchased the Herman and Ben Marks Fur Building in Capitol Park, along with acreage in the East Riverfront area.

Community meetings set for Joe Louis Greenway planning

Two community meetings are planned for Saturday, January 19 to learn more about the 31.5-mile Joe Louis Greenway.

A Book Cadillac condo hits the market for $1.35M

This three bedroom, three bath condo has been converted from two condos into one, with views of downtown and the Ambassador Bridge.

East English Village duplex asks $119K

This duplex has renovated kitchens and bathrooms and it’s located in a desirable east side neighborhood.

A Winter Festival lands outside of Michigan Central Station

To coincide with the Auto Show, Ford will host an outdoor winter festival at the train station January 18-27.

Here’s what $135K buys around Detroit

Would you choose a fixer-upper in Islandview or a move-in ready home in Russell Woods?

Development notes: Dan Gilbert buys warehouse building by the train station

Plus, the David Mackenzie house in Midtown will move next month.

What $1,050 rents in Detroit right now

This week, we’re looking at apartments in New Center, West Village, downtown, and more.

A century-old family business wins design award for Midtown showroom

Advance Plumbing and Heating won Design Core Detroit’s People’s Choice Award for its dazzling new Midtown showroom.

A childhood home, found through the Land Bank, gets a second life

A chance look through the Land Bank’s listings found a returning Detroiter’s childhood home.

Sleek Midcentury Detroit home has Golf Club views

This gorgeous home, which will soon hit the market, was commissioned by the Feigenson Family, who created Faygo Pop.

Detroit developments expected to open in 2019

New Center and Corktown will see a lot of new apartments opening in 2019.

At the Monroe Blocks, a jewelry store is remembered

A soon-to-be-demoed building was once home to many businesses in the mid-1900s.

What $75K buys in Detroit right now

This week, we compare two fixer-uppers and three move-in ready homes across Detroit.

10 challenges that will define cities in 2019

From homelessness and housing to big tech and budgets, the forces shaping urbanism in the coming year.

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26 places to visit in Detroit this winter

Looking to explore the Motor City? Here are 26 places to visit, including parks, museums, and incredible architecture in Detroit.

What $1,650 rents in Detroit right now

This week’s options include renovated apartments downtown, historic condos in Midtown, and a restored duplex in Woodbridge.

Explore Detroit’s razed Black Bottom neighborhood through DPL exhibition

Photos of the razed neighborhood are on display as Black Bottom Street View at the Detroit Public Library.

The 5 best shipping container houses of 2018

We’ve rounded up five amazing shipping container houses that we loved this year.

Spacious riverfront loft asks $799K

This nearly 3,000-square-foot loft has a big living space and updated bathrooms.

The 11 best midcentury modern homes of 2018

In 2018, we saw a wealth of architectural gems, from reasonably priced fixer-uppers to over-the-top time capsules.