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Detroit Housing Market

Why Four 20-Somethings Bought a House in Detroit

Max Nussenbaum, Tim Dingman, Scott Lowe | Posted 02.08.2014 | Impact
Max Nussenbaum, Tim Dingman, Scott Lowe

Our plan is to transform this house -- and, in the future, others like it -- into a home for future Venture for America Fellows who will become a part of the local community for years to come.

Detroit Is America's Ciudad Juarez

Daniel Pena | Posted 10.05.2013 | Latino Voices
Daniel Pena

Like most young writers/artists/creators who entertain the idea of moving to Detroit, I visited for all of the reasons Patti Smith told me to and also because I'd found a house for one dollar through a Re/Max agent on the Internet.

Metro Detroit Region Hits A Six-Year Housing Market Low

The Detroit News | Posted 02.13.2013 | Detroit

Nearly one in every two homeowners in Metro Detroit owes more on the house than it is worth, a trend that is shrinking the area's hard-hit real estate...

Soon, Detroiters Might Actually Be Able To Sell Their Houses

The Huffington Post | Kate Abbey-Lambertz | Posted 05.14.2012 | Detroit

While the number of home sales in Detroit has gone down since last year, owners who do sell are getting a bit more cash for their properties. Acco...

Fewer Foreclosures For Michigan?

Posted 04.12.2012 | Detroit

While Michigan's economy appears to be doing better than last year, the state's economically depressed cities are still struggling with widespread for...

Detroit Housing Market Improving More Than Other Big Cities

Posted 03.27.2012 | Detroit

For the seventh straight month, Detroit home prices rose in year-over-year comparisons. According to the Standard & Poor's/Case-Schiller home-pric...

Fewer Foreclosures For Detroit

Posted 03.15.2012 | Detroit

Detroit's foreclosure rate fell dramatically in February, dropping 17 percent from the month before. The foreclosure rate also continues to show impro...

Kate Abbey-Lambertz

'The Bottom Line Is Alma Counts Is Not Going To Be Removed From Her Home' | Kate Abbey-Lambertz | Posted 03.09.2012 | Detroit

Alma Counts, an 82-year-old resident of northwest Detroit, is drawing on the support of community organizations, local officials, unions, the Occupy m...

INFOGRAPHIC: Detroit Foreclosures Drop, But Not For Long

Posted 03.01.2012 | Detroit

While 2011 showed a significant drop in the number of foreclosed properties, to the tune of 31 percent fewer filings in metro Detroit according to Rea...

Detroit's Home Prices Still Sliding, But Could Show Improvement

The Huffington Post | Kate Abbey-Lambertz | Posted 02.28.2012 | Detroit

While the Detroit real estate market showed steadily-dropping home prices for the fourth straight month in December, the market may be slowly improvin...

Detroit Housing Market Tumbles, Worst In Nation

The Huffington Post | David Sands | Posted 02.06.2012 | Detroit

A new report puts Detroit at the top of a list of the country's worst real estate markets, and home prices seem to still be sliding. The study fro...

David Sands

A Moment Of Calm For Detroit's Shaky Housing Market? | David Sands | Posted 12.08.2011 | Detroit

A new report finds home prices are beginning to stabilize in Metro Detroit after a period of great uncertainty. The results echo trends across Michiga...