Recent Detroit Housing News

$3M bid placed on bundle of 6350 foreclosed properties
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Detroit — Someone has placed a bid of more than $3 million for 6,350 foreclosed Detroit properties that have been bundled together by the Wayne County Treasurer's Office. Mayor Mike Duggan and Treasurer Raymond Wojtowicz put the mostly dilapidated ... [...]
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Billion-dollar philosophies: Gilbert quick to the punch; Ilitch opts for slow …
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Gilbert's appetite for Detroit real estate has been insatiable since 2010 — when he moved Quicken from offices in Livonia, Farmington Hills and Troy to Campus Martius. The contrast is stark since Gilbert's arrival. In the early 1990s, nearly 50 ... [...]
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Metro Detroit real estate prices surge as many residents move to suburbs …
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Detroit - Here, we learn from Metro Property Group Detroit about the future of home sales in the region. Since the 1950s, when Detroit's population peaked at about 1.9 million, the suburbs have been mostly taking population (or the city giving ... [...]
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Detroit to Demolish Arena, Give Land to Creditor
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Once marred by high vacancy and low prices, Detroit real estate has heated up in recent months, driven by renovations of long-vacant buildings and new buyers including Chinese companies. There are also several major construction projects under way, ... [...]
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Former Compuware division Lochbridge to move out of HQ and into 150 W …
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Lochbridge, Compuware Corp.'s former professional services division, is moving into the 150 W. Jefferson building. Related links. Compuware board OKs Covisint distribution. Lochbridge, Compuware Corp.'s former professional services division, is moving ... [...]
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Mark & Dave: Suspended animation? Try Richardson's campaign ads
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No lie, Detroit's real estate market has plunged so low that homes are being sold for anywhere from $2,500 to $3,000. One owner listed his home in exchange for a new iPhone. According to the real estate tracker Zillow, your monthly home mortgage would ... [...]
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City Place Apartments Claims to Have "Luxury Suites"
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We need to talk about the definition of "luxury" in Detroit real estate. City Apartments' Craigslist add promises "NEW LUXURY SUITES next to Lafayette Park," but is only correct about the park-adjacent location. Just because the building has a fitness ... [...]
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Princeton buys 4 downtown Detroit buildings for retail, residential
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10 restaurants that tell Detroit's comeback story · How metro Detroit hospitals are preparing for possibility of first Ebola patient · Mayor Duggan apologizes for graffiti tickets. Topics in this article: Detroit Real Estate. Originally Published ... [...]
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Detroit to Demolish Arena, Give Land to Creditor in Bankruptcy Case
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Once marred by high vacancy and low prices, Detroit real estate has heated up in recent months, driven by renovations of long-vacant buildings and new buyers including Chinese companies. There are also several major construction projects under way, ... [...]
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National anthem turns 200: Hear the most iconic renditions of 'Star-Spangled …
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It's been 200 years since Francis Scott Key wrote the words that, to this day, unite a nation. "The Star-Spangled Banner" is performed everywhere from middle school assemblies to the Super Bowl. And while everyone tries their best to do it justice ... [...]
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Study: Waist-height ratio key to long life
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In a study, researchers from City University London looked at two decades' worth of data from about 300,000 adults. They say your waistline measurement should be no more than half your height in order to live a prolonged life. According to their ... [...]
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Detroit promotes cheap house sales in China | At Big Value …
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Where Detroit Sees a Derelict Factory, Berliners See a Techno Dance Club
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For the project, he has enlisted a Detroit real-estate developer, a Detroit architect and a Swiss foundation that helps redevelop abandoned buildings. Mr. Hegemann is confident the contamination issues can be overcome, but if not, he said he would turn ... [...]
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Billups tells Yahoo Sports he's retiring
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The 2004 NBA Finals MVP says his desire is still strong, but he can't ignore the fact that he's had a hard time staying healthy. The 37-year-old Billups has played only 61 games over the last three seasons. "It's just time. I know when it's time ... [...]
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Dan Gilbert buys another Capitol Park property in downtown Detroit
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DETROIT, MI - Quicken Loans founder and chairman Dan Gillbert has bought another downtown property, the latest being 1250 Griswold, an 8,700-square-foot structure between Grand River Avenue and State Street. The latest purchase by Gilbert's Bedrock ... [...]
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Wayne County commissioners make case for Gratiot jail
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Dan Gilbert is buying Detroit real estate left and right because he believes that Detroit can pivot... and it can. Great cities have a restart. New York City was not a desirable place to go in the 80s. Times Square was full of homeless people and cheap ... [...]
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Detroit Free Press Tom Walsh column [Detroit Free Press :: ]
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Gilbert, the head of Quicken Loans and Rock Ventures, has bought more than 60 Detroit properties, moved more than 12,000 workers into the city and is a major force in anti-blight efforts. Penske led the Super Bowl committee, brought auto racing back to ... [...]
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Detroit House Swapped For An iPhone 6
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Around the Web. Detroit real estate deal? Homeowner willing to swap house for iPhone 6 or iPad · Buffett: Detroit will be better, stronger after bankruptcy · Investing in real estate · Detroit Homeowner Wants To Trade His House For An iPhone 6. Click ... [...]
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Roller coaster goes up in flames near L.A.
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“I'm not interested in this villa, but I wanted to donate my iPhone 6 to the seller of this house,” the man wrote in an email. “It's brand new. The advertisement touched me somehow.” Related: What's Happening in the Detroit Housing Market? Rust Belt ... [...]
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Syncora gets cash, access to property; what's left for FGIC?
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$6.2 million in credits toward a purchase of downtown Detroit properties it might redevelop, alone or in a partnership with other companies. Eligible properties include Joe Louis Arena, city parking garages and other city-owned real-estate within a 3 ... [...]
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Detroit home's asking price: An iPhone 6
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Detroit home's asking price: An iPhone 6. Detroit real estate broker Larry Else says his client is offering up a home he bought for $41,000 in 2010 for the asking price of one iPhone 6. By Ben Hooper | Oct. 8, 2014 at 8:06 AM | Comments. share with ... [...]
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Detroit Homeowner Wants To Trade His House For An iPhone 6
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If you want a new iPhone, but you're unwilling to take out a mortgage to afford it, you'll find a sympathetic ear in Larry Else. The real estate broker represents a Detroit homeowner who, after repeatedly dropping the price on a property he's trying to ... [...]
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Man wants to trade house for an iPhone 6
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ABC says this house itself will be foreclosed next year. The owner has some competition when it comes to Detroit's housing market. In June, The New York Times created an interactive mosaic showing more than 43,000 properties that are close to foreclosure. [...]
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Grinnell Loft With Less-Than-Ideal Decor Wants $299500
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This two-bedroom, two-bathroom Corktown loft has some severely disappointing bathrooms, at least one carpeted room, and some poorly-thought-out yellow paint. But it is feeling confident enough to ask almost $300,000 for 1,394 square feet. Indeed, this ... [...]
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Dan Gilbert Insists That Fail Jail Live Up To Name
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The fail jail, a half-built Wayne County jail just outside of downtown Detroit has sat unfinished for more than a year. But now a proposal to finish it has downtown Detroit real estate mogul Dan Gilbert up in arms. Let it fail to jail! he insists ... [...]
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Austrian investor schooled on Detroit housing market
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An Austrian man who bought a foreclosed home on Detroit's east side in 2010 to rent it out recently found himself with no tenant and a $6,000 property tax bill. Owner Andreas Gindelhuber hired real estate agent Larry Else to put the three-bedroom house ... [...]
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Detroit real estate deal? Homeowner willing to swap house for iPhone 6 or iPad
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DETROIT (WXYZ) - If owning your own home seems out of reach, there is a deal that might be right for you. A homeowner is willing to swap his Detroit house for a new iPhone 6 or 32GB iPad. But the house is far from move-in condition. The house sits in ... [...]
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Mapping Blight In Detroit? There's An App For That
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an app that comprehensively catalogs Detroit's properties and references public documents to determine the owner and their contact information. Jerry Paffendorf, CEO of Loveland Technologies told Here & Now's Robin Young that an army of volunteers ... [...]
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Detroit Homeowner Offers To Swap East Side 'Investor Special' For New iPhone 6
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DETROIT (CBS Detroit) – Some people are willing to give up just about anything to get their hands on a new iPhone 6 — including their home. A real estate listing says a homeowner is offering to swap a two-story brick colonial on Detroit's east side ... [...]
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Real Estate for sale 3645 Veneman Ave Modesto, CA 95356
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MLS#: 14038696, 2 Bedrooms, 2.0 Bathrooms, 1371 Square Feet 3645 Veneman Ave Modesto, CA 95356 Beautiful 2 bedroom 2 bath single story home in Regency Park. ... [...]
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Looting Operation: Corporate Elite Divvies up Detroit as Bankruptcy Plan …
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“[Dan] Gilbert, the head of Quicken Loans and Rock Ventures, has bought more than 60 Detroit properties, moved more than 12,000 workers into the city and is a major force in anti-blight efforts. [Roger] Penske led the Super Bowl committee, brought auto ... [...]
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Mitt Romney visits Michigan, Dan Gilbert takes the stand and Ferndale police …
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Lessenberry said Gilbert's financial success and investment of more than $1 billion in Detroit real estate made his testimony a strong one. Ferndale traffic citations. The Michigan ACLU this week said black drivers in Ferndale are more likely to be ... [...]
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Billionaire Dan Gilbert's Advice For Creating Wealth: Avoid Debt And …
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Quicken Loans founder Dan Gilbert, featured in the latest Forbes 400 issue, built a $4.2 billion fortune by selling mortgages online. Now he's funneling a big chunk of his money into Detroit real estate and fledgling startups. Both sound like risky ... [...]
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Hecker-Smiley Mansion: One of Detroit's Greatest Mansions …
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Ram, Jeep propel Chrysler sales in Canada, U.S.
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Delray properties needed for DRIC bridge sold to project team. A Michigan state government agency gave final approval Friday to the transfer of 301 City of Detroit properties needed for the construction of the new Detroit River bridge project. Search for: [...]
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Remember When Detroit Built New Homes? 2006 Does
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2006 was a different era in Detroit real estate. Pre-recession people actually built new homes from the ground up. Post recession that still rarely happens here, and when it does it is more likely to be a habitat for humanity-type home than a market ... [...]
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how can I find out if my house is in foreclosure – Zillow Real …
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Corporate elite divvies up Detroit as bankruptcy plan confirmation looms
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“[Dan] Gilbert, the head of Quicken Loans and Rock Ventures, has bought more than 60 Detroit properties, moved more than 12,000 workers into the city and is a major force in anti-blight efforts. [Roger] Penske led the Super Bowl committee, brought auto ... [...]
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Fisher Mansion sells for $1.6 million in Detroit's Palmer Woods
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The mansion was built in 1926 for one of the brothers of the Fisher family of the auto body business. The Fisher family donated the house in 1968 to the University of Detroit Mercy, which later sold it to a private owner. “This is great news for ... [...]
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Power House: Detroit real estate
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The Dallas hospital that mistakenly sent home a man who had Ebola says flawed software and not human error caused doctors to miss the diagnosis. Health officials and local residents have been asking how the hospital could have missed what would have ... [...]
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Kevyn Orr, Dan Gilbert take the stand in Detroit's bankruptcy trial
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He told the court he's invested well over $1 billion in Detroit real estate. His real estate company now controls more than 60 buildings in or near downtown. Recently, Gilbert headed the Detroit blight removal task force, whose subsequent report has ... [...]
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how can I find out if my house is in foreclosure – Zillow Real …
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Dan Gilbert testifies: 'Blight is like a cancer'
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Dan Gilbert gets OK to buy 4 more downtown Detroit properties. "We realized we couldn't grow and be the kind of company we wanted to be if we were a suburban company," Gilbert said. Like other witnesses, Gilbert's testimony relied on data — the ... [...]
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