Right Move: Ex-Californian Spreads the Word About the Lure of Detroit
"Opportunities are in Metro Detroit for women and people of color," writes Kristin Hope, a digital marketer in Royal Oak who drove here last March.
Ja Mon: 4 Tasty Jamaican Restaurants in Northwest Detroit
Northwest Detroit is the part of town to go to get a taste of Jamaica, writes Tom Perkins of Metro Times.
UM Students' Detroit Project Earns A+ and Instructor's Money
Three project teammates who earned master's degrees in 2014 and 2015 are turning their class concept into a Midtown development -- with their teacher as an investor.
Detroit Works with Archiocese to Turn Empty Catholic School into Apartments
"Banglatown is such an important piece of our city’s fabric and a neighborhood that has struggled with a high rate of poverty and abandonment," Mayor Mike Duggan says.
Real Estate Fever: Run-Down Home Near Little Caesars Arena Lists for $5 Million
The house was previously listed for $4 million. An agent for the house said the fact the Pistons are moving to the arena upped the value.
Ferndale Starts on New Apartments and Parking Structure
"It's really the start of new vertical projects in the downtown,” says the suburb’s top development official. "It's a marker."
Detroit Economic Growth Corporation Leader Leaves for 'Other Opportunities'
"Detroit's economic development has accelerated rapidly” during Rodrick Miller's two and a half years, says the development agency's board chai.r
Bed, Breakfast and Beyond: Airbnb Adds 23 Detroit Activities
Boxing lessons from Khali Sweeney and a limousine tour of recording studios and vinyl shops with a rock guitarist are among the lodging platform's new offerings.
Royal Oak Moves Ahead with Plans for 4-Story Apartment Building at I-696
“We've found something that is creative and an asset to the community," says Mayor Michael Fournier.
6 J.C. Penney Stores in Michigan Shut in June
The doomed stores are among 138 closing nationwide.
An Added Twist to the Detroit Area Pop-Up Restaurant Scene
The first pop-up group will be chef Brad Greenhill and the crew of Katoi, the Corktown restaurant destroyed by fire recently. This isn't just a one-night thing.
Gallagher: Trump's Easing of Emission Standards Is A Bad Idea
"Rolling back those demanding standards marks a big policy mistake on the president's part, however much it may please Detroit's automotive executives," John Gallagher writes.
Gilbert Considering Constructing Large Addition Behind Campus Martius Building
Dan Gilbert's team has had serious conversations within the last two months about a building a large addition behind its One Campus Martius headquarters.
A Senegalese Restaurant in Northwest Detroit Where Restaurants Are Popping Up
One can find traces of French, Arabic, and even Vietnamese cuisine in Senegal's food, but the most obvious connection is to Caribbean dishes, writes Tom Perkins.
A Sign of Spring: Food Trucks Return to Campus Martius on Friday
The launch on Friday will celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with food vendors serving Irish fare in addition to their regular menus.