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Memphis downtown boom fueled by riverfront city’s rich history

Adaptive reuse of breweries, bakeries, and warehouses have brought new life to Bluff City.

Ford news: $90M price tag for train depot, community benefits, haunted house?

Ford will pitch in $10 million in community benefits, which will go toward affordable housing, beautifying programs, and workforce development.

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Auction watch: Eastland Mall up for bid in October

Harper Woods is looking for a developer to convert the old mall into retail, residential, green space, and civic space.

New Shinola Hotel renderings released

Here’s an idea of what we can expect when the new hotel opens this December.

Open Streets returns to Southwest Detroit and Corktown October 7

Expect dancing, music, and fitness activities on Michigan Avenue and West Vernor Highway October 7.

What $170K buys in Detroit right now

Our home search takes us to East English Village, New Center, North Rosedale Park, the Gold Coast, and Southwest Detroit.

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Where to see spectacular fall colors in Michigan, mapped

From state parks to beach towns, here’s where to see some of the best fall colors in the state.

Major renovations to start at Belle Isle Conservatory

The dome will undergo renovations for the next six months, while the rest of the building will be open on weekends.

Wayne State to break ground on Gateway Performance Complex

The $65 million development will see the renovation of the Hilberry Theatre and the construction of a new performing arts center.

Bold Southwest revamp asks $165K

This house is classic Southwest Detroit on the outside, party on the inside.

New residents move into City Modern in Brush Park

Some condos are complete in the massive development, which will bring over 400 new residential units to Brush Park.

Fix up this East Village bungalow, yours for $55K

It’s loaded with original details

Can money create a neighborhood?

Across the country, developers are building megaplexes meant to attract eager shoppers and savvy diners. Curbed and Eater editors weigh in on the community effects.

New Center’s Dining Scene Is About to Have Its Moment

A recent development surge has seen some stellar bars and restaurants setting up shop and finding new opportunities

New program to turn renters into homeowners in Chadsey-Condon

Funded through a $2.5 million gift, Southwest Solutions will renovate and help residents purchase Newberry homes in the Chadsey-Condon neighborhood.

The Metropolitan Building has new windows

New glass has been placed in the historic frames of the building, which will reopen as the Element Detroit Hotel.

Ford development update: Community benefits proposed, tax breaks rushed

The neighborhood is asking the auto-maker for rent subsidies, home repair grants, small business programs, and workforce training in its major Corktown development.

9 cities with smart ideas to improve transportation

From planning for walkable neighborhoods to autonomous transit, how some U.S. cities plan to upgrade public transit.

Modular residences dropped at the corner of Michigan and Trumbull

The site of the old Tiger Stadium will see modular residences dropped and stacked over the next month.

Campaign launched to give scooters to Detroit kids

Project Free Bird aims to give scooters to Detroit’s youth.

Series of “People’s Bills” to address housing affordability, jobs in Detroit

The bills address the inequality facing many Detroiters in regards to affordable housing, water affordability, and access to jobs.

Here’s what $1,400 rents in Detroit right now

From a studio in the David Stott Building to a house in North Corktown, here’s what $1,400/month rents in Detroit right now.

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Crowne Plaza expansion on hold for now [updated]

City Council has once again voted down plans for a new tower, citing hotel conditions and labor issues.

A charming Joseph Berry Sub brick colonial for $435K

This lovely brick home has six bedrooms and plenty of Pewabic tiling.

An 1897 commercial building in the arena district heads to auction

The 12,000-square-foot building in the lots behind Fox Theater goes up for auction October 22-24.

How traveling abroad with kids showed me how to fix U.S. transit

Our trip to Sweden featured reliable trains, wide sidewalks, ubiquitous bathrooms—and no car seats.

Preview: The Charles T. Fisher Mansion transforms into the Designers’ Show House

Tours of the iconic mansion start September 15.

An updated East Village home lists for $225K

This three-bedroom home has lovely woodwork.

For $85K, a cute, renovated home in East English Village

This revamped house would be a good starter home.

Woodbridge house converted into six for-sale condos

The condos range in price from $175,950 to $448,125 in a house that was entirely gutted and modernized.

Orangetheory moving into the Boulevard; apartment pre-leasing starts soon

The mixed-use development will open this winter, with 231 apartments and retail tenants, including fitness brand Orangetheory.

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."

Detroit home comparisons: What $125K buys right now

This week we found five three-bedroom homes in five different neighborhoods around the city.

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Rebel Nell turned Michigan Central Station graffiti into jewelry

Graffiti that lined the walls of the old train station has been turned into a line of jewelry.

James Scott Fountain to get $400K in updates

Belle Isle’s fountain will get some much-needed repairs.

First rental units now leasing at the Selden Corridor Initiative

Seven apartments are available for lease, while the rest of the development is slated to be finished in summer 2019.

A brand new single-family neighborhood, where every unit is a rental

Despite housing shortages driving up home prices, built-for-rent housing continues to grow and evolve

For $950K, a bi-level Corktown loft with a rooftop deck

This two-bedroom, two-bath loft has downtown views.

How do you really feel about electric scooters in Detroit?

Love them? Hate them? Are you riding them around Detroit?