Open Houses Scheduled For 2 Fully Rehabbed Detroit HomesThe work on the houses is part of the "Rehabbed and Ready" program, an effort to help stabilize neighborhoods by rehabilitating empty houses and making them move-in ready for auction.
Filming Of 'Life In Osborn' Documentary Continues In Detroit"Life in Osborn" documents the clean up of the Osborn community in Detroit.
Quicken Loans Founder: Company Not To Blame For Detroit BlightQuicken Loans founder Dan Gilbert says the number of foreclosures on the company's loans for Detroit homes reflects the large volume of investments made in the city.
Report Details How Subprime Lending, Foreclosures Hurt DetroitMore than half of mortgage foreclosures in the last 10 years are now blighted or abandoned.
Nonprofit Plans To Overhaul 'Most Blighted Neighborhood In Detroit'CEO Chris Lambert said that more than 10,000 volunteers are expected to help board up, remodel and clean up hundreds of homes in the neighborhood around Osborn High School.
No Good Deed Goes Unpunished: Commissioner Faces Charge From Blight Cleanup WorkA city commissioner who says he was trying to clean up the yard of a blighted home now is facing a misdemeanor charge.
Detroit Hosting National Conference On Vacant PropertiesPeople representing government, business and nonprofits from around the country are visiting Detroit to discuss issues related to vacant properties.
With Help From Duggan's Office, Detroit Neighborhood Boards Up Empty HomesResidents in the area of Van Dyke and Outer Dr. are boarding up several abandoned houses on three blocks starting Friday.
Squatters In 'Abandonminiums' Slow Detroit's Plan To Bulldoze Way To Prosperity"You look for one that's decent, already fixed up," the 58-year-old homeless woman said. She sees it as a community service.
Bills OK'd To Help Detroiters Avoid ForeclosureMayor Mike Duggan said the bills allow 20,000 Detroit homeowners the ability to avoid foreclosure and stay in their homes.
Torn Down Detroit Homes Transformed By Award-winning Woodworking CompanyThe End Grain Woodworking Co. takes reclaimed wood from Detroit homes and incorporates it into new pieces for their clients.
State Working Out Federal Blight Funding DetailsOfficials are working out the final details on which cities would receive how much, said Katie Bach, state housing development authority spokeswoman.