Metro Property Group is blamed for turning investors into “unwitting and unintentional slumlords.”
From stately tudors to roomy colonials, this year’s Wayne County auction has plenty of bargains.
The plan calls for turning the abandoned plant into a sprawling hub for housing, office space and entertainment.
The project is the centerpiece of Bing’s plan to demolish 10,000 abandoned buildings in four years.
If you’re interested in learning more about Detroit’s historic fall from industrial powerhouse, start with these books.
Past preservation attempts have been thwarted by city officials, who have insisted – wrongly, so far – that the site can garner tens of millions of dollars from a major developer.
The 108-year-old Hotel Charlevoix, which stood vacant in downtown Detroit for nearly three decades, was demolished this morning.
At first glance, the hulking Globe Building on Detroit’s east riverfront looks like any industrial eyesore – a collapsing roof, faded exterior and rusted steel beams.
Packard owner Dominic Cristini was shocked to hear the news when we contacted him this afternoon.
Speculated to be the site of a new Red Wings arena and one of the starkest examples of gentrification in Detroit, the apartments have garnered a lot of attention