Detroit, MI

Visualizing Detroit’s Population Density

Visualizing Detroit’s Population Density

Population density may sound like the most mundane of metrics, a column heading in a city planner's spreadsheet, but in cities across the U.S. it's been a source of cultural controversy, guiding where people move and why. To those seeking a more urban lifestyle,...

Here’s How Many Houses You Could Buy in Detroit

Here’s How Many Houses You Could Buy in Detroit

Detroit was one of the hardest hit housing markets during the last financial crisis, but the resilient Midwest metropolis is making a comeback. At the end of August, home prices in the Detroit metro area were up 67 percent from their 2011 low, according to the Detroit...

Where New Residents of Detroit Are Moving From

Where New Residents of Detroit Are Moving From

Detroit is a city on the mend. After years of decay, the city is rebounding thanks to a rising wave of creatives and entrepreneurs that are seizing the opportunity to establish roots in “The D”. Many of those revitalizing the city have longstanding connections to the...

Detroit Essential Resources

Detroit Essential Resources

City of Detroit website Everything you need to know about living in Detroit. Chock full of useful resources, including information about the City of Detroit government, calendars of city meetings and events, important city terminology and more. Voter registration...

10 Best Neighborhoods in Detroit

10 Best Neighborhoods in Detroit

A city embedded with over 300 years of history certainly has a few stories to tell. Founded in 1701 by French explorers, burgeoned by the fur trade in the 18th century, Detroit would later serve as an important place of refuge for slaves seeking freedom through the...

10 Best Professional Organizers in Detroit

10 Best Professional Organizers in Detroit

As you rifle through years of accumulated “stuff,” surrounded by half unpacked boxes in your humble new abode, the odds are high you’re feeling pretty overwhelmed. Or maybe overwhelmed is putting it mildly---at this point, you’re considering tossing everything out in...

10 Best Detroit Real Estate Agents

10 Best Detroit Real Estate Agents

That incredible job is waiting for you in Detroit or you’re finally moving back to the D after decades of lamenting for your old hometown---the only question that remains unanswered: how will you find the new home of your dreams? Navigating the real estate market in...