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In Mexicantown, Detroit’s first-ever shared street is done

Bi-level loft in Rivertown warehouse from late 1800s lists for $290K

There’s also a west-facing deck with views of downtown.

New report shows Detroit’s tax foreclosure crisis was even worse than we thought

Between 2010 and 2017, homes were overtaxed by an astounding $600 million.

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How the Morouns became Detroit’s least trustworthy billionaire family

With speculation that they’ll demo the Bel Air shopping center, it’s worth reviewing the family’s worst exploits.

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I never thought I’d feel at home in my neighborhood—until we got The Slide

The primary-colored eyesore became a community gathering place.

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Bedrock releases new renderings of One Campus Martius expansion ahead of opening

Here’s what the new event space at Quicken Loans’s headquarters will look like.

Investment property alert: Solid brick fourplex in North End asks $298K

Also comes with three tenants.

Alamo Drafthouse movie theater no longer coming to Detroit

The plan was scrapped after developers couldn’t come to an agreement with the theater chain about parking.

Nine years later, Detroit’s RoboCop statue is finally ready for installation

A Kickstarter campaign from 2011 has at last produced the statue, soon to be installed at the Michigan Science Center

How to compost in Detroit—and why you should

Looking to reduce waste in 2020? Start by composting.

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Mapping all the developments in and around New Center

From the Pistons Training Facility to rehabs of older buildings, here’s a look at what’s taking shape

What $225K buys in Detroit right now

See what you can get in neighborhoods like Midtown, New Center, and Boston-Edison.

Facing delays and rising construction costs, The Mid scales back

Once hailed as the largest development north of Mack in years, the multi-building project is scrapping condos and undergoing a redesign.

New Center developers buy former WJBK building for $2.6M

Adam Lutz and Matthew Sosin are already partnering on redevelopment of the Albert Kahn Building across the street.

East English Village brick colonial with eye-catching addition asks $159K

The diamond window pattern is something you don’t see often in Detroit.

Designs selected for Gordie Howe pedestrian bridges over I-75

The five bridges on either side of the U.S. point of entry are expected to be complete by 2024.

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Lose Yourself in this map of ‘8 Mile’ filming locations

Revisit all the memorable Detroit spots where Eminem filmed for the iconic movie.

What $75K buys in Detroit right now

See what you can get in neighborhoods like Southwest, Old Redford, and Lafayette Park.

High-rise near Lafayette Park to get luxury makeover with some affordable units

At the new City Club Apartments, a deal with the city will keep 20 percent of the 202 units affordable.

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The 10 most expensive homes for sale in Detroit

In 2019, just two homes in Detroit sold for over $1 million. As of today, there’s no less than 10 homes for sale at that price or higher.

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15 dormant buildings in Detroit awaiting life

An incredible number of historic buildings have been redeveloped in recent years, but there’s still plenty of left worth saving. Here are the ones we’d most like to see.

Book Cadillac penthouse, most expensive listing in Detroit’s history, taken off market

The condo first listed in April 2019 for $4.9 million, but went unsold.

Resources for renovating your historic Detroit home

Thinking of renovating your home this year? Here are some resources to get you through it.

In Eastern Market, loft in former Detroit Fire Department building asks $470K

Within walking distance to everything in the historic neighborhood.

Inside Rivian’s sleek redesign of an Albert Kahn factory in Plymouth

The electric vehicle maker emphasized design for its fast growing workforce.

Detroit awarded $783K in grants to expand recycling to multifamily, commercial buildings

The new services are expected to roll out sometime in 2020.

You can now rent the ‘Ice House,’ recently restored, for $3,500

Live in this huge Boston-Edison home, brought back to life after a burst pipe in winter nearly destroyed it.

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Dan Gilbert’s biggest developments in Detroit, mapped

From skyscrapers to jails, here are 11 of the biggest projects in the works from Bedrock.

Study: 90 percent of properties at Wayne County tax auction went to speculators

And it’s had devastating effects on Detroit neighborhoods.

What $2,500 rents in Detroit right now

See what you can get in neighborhoods like Midtown, Corktown, and New Center.

Detroit developments expected to finish in 2020

Some exciting projects are set to open this year

For $320K, an updated condo on the riverfront that resembles an old house inside

It’s also a roomy 2,380 square feet.

Buy to rehab this beautiful Victorian in Islandview for $85K

This home from the early 1900s has tons of potential.

Curbed Detroit’s most popular stories of 2019

Check out the most-read articles from the past year.

What $100K buys in Detroit right now

See what you can get in neighborhoods like Jefferson-Chalmers and Martin Park.

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Mapping the 12 biggest redevelopments underway in Detroit

These buildings are getting ready for their next act.

New City Modern townhome with rooftop penthouse back on the market for $1.29M

And it’s a corner unit.

6 cozy cabins to rent Up North for a winter getaway

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

RTA proposes Detroit to Ann Arbor express bus

And it will likely be piloted in 2020.

Curbed Detroit’s best longreads of 2019

Articles on affordable housing, beautiful renovations, the legacy of Detroit’s black architects, and more.

Renovated Cape Cod–style house in Eight Mile Wyoming asks $109K

Our favorite designer couple strikes again!

Lakeside Mall in Sterling Heights sells with mixed-use redevelopment planned

The 1.5 million-square-foot mall sold to Out of the Box Ventures, based in Florida, for $26.5 million.