New Initiative Trains Prisoners For Post-Prison CareersIt's a novel idea in the city of Detroit -- a program to train prisoners to help demolish the city's thousands of abandoned homes.
Wayne County Treasurer To Hold Tax Foreclosure HearingsAbout 76,000 Wayne County properties are in foreclosure, including 62,000 in Detroit.
Mayor: 75 Percent Of Detroit Homeowners Will See Decrease In Property AssessmentsMost homeowners in Detroit will be paying lower property taxes this year.
80,000 Wayne County Property Owners Subject To Foreclosure, About 70,000 In DetroitThe county is in the process of sending roughly 80,000 property owners notice that their property is subject to foreclose.
Marygrove Neighborhood Next On City's List - Addressing Blighted Homes For AuctionThose bidding may qualify for a $25,000 forgivable loan -- money that will be wiped off the books if the owner lives in the home for five years.
Interest In Detroit Home Auction Sends Site Crashing During Bidding WarAn online bidding war sparked growing virtual interest — crashing a Detroit auction website.
Some Young Professionals Being Priced Out Of Gentrifying Neighborhoods In DetroitAndrew Kopeitz moved into Lafayette Park in Detroit more than a year ago, when he paid $840 a month in rent. He was forced to move out when the rent went up to over $1,100.
New Detroit Website Features Housing Gems For Auction At $1,000Duggan calls the plan a bold experiment, but says he's excited to see what happens in the next 90 days.
City Says 12 Detroit Homes Demolished On AccidentA dozen homes in Detroit have been mistakenly demolished, a city official says.
Bing's Project 14 Expands To More NeighborhoodsMayor Dave Bing's Project 14 -- which entices Detroit police officers to move back into the city -- is expanding to North Rosedale Park and Green Acres neighborhoods.