Detroit Neighborhoods

  • Foreclosed for the cost of an iPhone. That’s life in Wayne County.

    “I’m almost 70 and here I am, being evicted out of my own house,” – Antoinette Coleman

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  • Ford’s Corktown play could be huge for Detroit’s oldest neighborhood

    This could be huge, folks. And if Bill Ford gets his way, it will be.

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  • Banks are lending again in Detroit…if you live in the right neighborhood

    The neighbors turned to the Ivy League because they had nothing to lose.

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  • Community Houses in Detroit: Taking the Neighborhoods to a New Level

    Taking the Neighborhoods to a New Level

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  • Detroit rolls out plan to bring rental properties up to code

    Detroit updated and strengthened its rental ordinance last year, after letting it largely go unenforced for years.

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  • Can CBAs guarantee big development projects benefit everyday people?

    Castañeda-Lopez supported the first proposal, which did not pass.

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  • Detroit is violent. But is constant video surveillance the answer?

    The discussion is expected to be long, heated and spill over into next year.

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  • What gentrification? Much of Detroit is getting worse.

    I will cautiously say it’s limited. There are far more neighborhoods that are declining than are gentrifying.

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  • How is Detroit Doing?

    When traveling out of state, people from Michigan often are asked, “Hey, how’s Detroit doing?”

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  • Ford Returns Home to Look Forward; Bringing Self-Driving and Electric Vehicle Teams to Detroit

    The Factory – a recently refurbished industrial complex with a rich 110-year history

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