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West Riverfront Park lands $50M grant from Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Foundation

City Council grants key approval for massive tax breaks for Ford redevelopment

City Council approved the establishment of three districts to make the company eligible for $104 million in city tax breaks. It also approved $10 million in community benefits.

Award-winning Birmingham ‘Shutter House’ hits the market for $1.395M

The redesigned four-bedroom home has a ‘Zen boathouse’ aesthetic.

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Climate change and the coming coastal real estate crash

It could rival the bursting dot-com and real estate bubbles of 2000 and 2008.

The Church of Scientology is here

The church recently finished renovations on the prominent downtown building, which they have owned for ten years.

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Rehabbed townhouse in Corktown rents for $2,500/month

This four-bedroom townhouse was basically a shell at the beginning of the year.

Detroit Marathon 2018: Parking, street closures, time, and more

The international race takes place Sunday, October 21.

Storied North End home needs full renovation, lists for $70K

This distinctive house was once owned by Joe Louis’s manager John Roxborough.

A micro cabin in Vermont offers an artist refuge

The "Micro House," in Camel’s Hump, Vermont, is a 430-square-foot refuge for an artist.

‘Mirage Detroit’ in 15 trippy photos

The reflective installation in the State Savings Bank is free and open to the public.

Latest Detroit rent report shows increasing prices, high occupancy rates downtown

While Grand Circus Park continues to be the priciest district, new apartments are commanding over $3 per square foot.

Expansive Willys loft with city views asks $925K

This two-bedroom loft has indoor and outdoor entertaining space.

Eclectic Southwest Victorian asks $110K

This 118-year-old house is loaded with character.

Residents at Park Avenue House downtown receive eviction notices

The building has 180 apartments, and was one of the last affordable buildings downtown.

Madewell set to open in downtown Detroit

The women’s clothing store will open right next to the Shinola Hotel on October 16.

How Jerk x Jollof serves entertainment and community, one event at a time

The group offers events specializing in food and networking, while giving back to the community.

Stunning Sherwood Forest Tudor seeks $610K

This renovated four-bedroom home has a gourmet kitchen and an expansive master suite.

Handball courts make a comeback in Palmer Park

Once used to store manure, the courts have been revamped and are ready for their intended use.

Based on your zodiac sign, what should your Halloween costume be?

Architecture-inspired costumes for anyone who loves to blame the planets for their woes

New interactive map reveals downtown Detroit development progress and pipeline

The new tool from the Downtown Detroit Partnership shows numerous development projects completed and in the works.

The 10 top emerging trends that will shape real estate in 2019

The Urban Land Institute’s annual look at the year ahead focuses on technology and transformation at an uncertain moment.

Detroit schools, grappling with lead in water, get help from donors

Philanthropic donors have pitched in $2.4 million for hydration stations for Detroit schools.

Handsome River Place loft asks $409K

This one-bedroom loft is in a historic building next to the Riverwalk.

California’s changing fire country

As urban development and wildfires meet, residents reckon with new risks.

What $1,400 rents in Detroit right now

From a small apartment in New Center to a brick house in Rosedale Park.

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Little Caesars Arena is changing its red seats to black

After opening just over a year ago, the seats at LCA are getting a makeover.

300+ apartments, hotel planned for East Riverfront

The new development next to Orleans Landing wouldn’t break ground for over a year.

Culture Lab Detroit 2018 to explore the Crisis of Beauty

Two dialogues with artists, filmmakers, and inventors, plus a showing of RoboCop, are free to attend this week at Culture Lab Detroit.

Mirage Detroit, a mirrored art installation, lands in the State Savings Bank

The reflective art installation in a historic building will create "a human-scale kaleidoscope."

Piety Hill storefront to open as flower shop/bar/retail combo in 2019

Garden Flora will bring a flower shop, retail space, and beer & wine bar to the neighborhood north of New Center.

Can hip-hop make architecture more equitable?

"Close to the Edge: The Birth of Hip-Hop Architecture," a new exhibition at the Center for Architecture, makes an urgent case for why it can.

Hotel workers strike at Detroit’s Westin Book Cadillac

Housekeepers, bartenders, front desk workers, and more are currently on strike at the busy downtown Detroit hotel.

Here’s what $190K buys around Detroit

This week’s home comparison visits houses for sale in Jefferson-Chalmers, East English Village, Grandmont-Rosedale, and more.

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13 haunted places in and around Detroit

13 creepy, spooky, or seriously haunted locales in and around the Motor City.

Gordie Howe International Bridge construction officially starts

A ceremony marked the official beginning of construction on the new international bridge, which will be completed within the next six years.

Former ‘ugliest apartment building’ gets fresh new look

Updated apartments are ready for tenants in this now brightly-colored building.

Development notes: Hudson’s site goes higher, Gordie Howe Bridge timeline

The tower at the Hudson’s site could rise to over 900 feet, plus Rossetti creates master plan for Brewster-Douglass site.

Opportunity zones: vital community development tool or tax windfall for the rich?

A little-noticed provision in Trump’s tax law could prove to be its most consequential.

Grand Circus Park underground garage to undergo major renovation

A partnership has formed to renovate and maintain the 790-space underground structure, as well as a non-profit conservancy for the park.

Here’s what $1,050 rents in Detroit right now

From one-bedroom condo near the Riverfront to a four-bedroom house in Old Redford, here’s what $1,050/month rents in Detroit right now.

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Metro Detroit’s best pumpkin patches, mapped

Where to find pumpkins, corn mazes, and hay rides in southeast Michigan.

Can Apple stores be public spaces?

The tech giant wants to be the new town square.