09/25/2012 01:50 pm ET Updated May 16, 2013

Milner Hotel, Detroit Historic Building, Converting To Apartments, Condos

In another example of the housing boomlet in downtown and Midtown, a developer is planning to turn the Milner Hotel near Comerica Park into apartments and condos.

Two Milner employees confirmed that the hotel is closing and said managers had told them about the conversion. They asked not be named because they are not authorized to comment.

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