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Is Leasing A Car A Good Idea?

Leasing isn’t for everyone, but under the right conditions, it can make a lot of sense.


A view of Detroit from Belle Isle (Credit: Vickie Thomas/WWJ Newsradio 950)

Mich. Board To Consider Belle Isle Lease Proposals

The state’s proposal is to lease the island for 30 years, while the Detroit City Council is proposing a 10 year lease.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/12/2013

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Auto Supplier Leases 170,000 Square Feet in Port Huron

L. Mason Capitani Corfac International announced that Comau Inc. has leased a 173,900-square-foot industrial building at 2100 Dove St. in Port Huron.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/01/2013

A view of Detroit from Belle Isle (Credit: Vickie Thomas/WWJ Newsradio 950)

Will Belle Isle Lease Deal Return To Detroit’s Bargaining Table?

With Detroit’s Emergency Manager now in place, could city leaders expect to find state management of Belle Isle back on the bargaining table?

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/17/2013

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State Withdraws Offer To Lease Belle Isle

Gov. Rick Snyder has withdrawn an offer by the state to lease Belle Isle from Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/29/2013

Detroit City Council Discuss ‘Controversial’ Plans For Belle Isle

The Detroit City Council on Tuesday discussed a controversial plan to have the state take Belle Isle off the city’s hands.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/25/2012

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Detroit Council Won’t Vote On ‘Stupid’ Belle Isle Plan

“Offensive” and “insulting” and “stupid” are just three of the words Detroit City Council members used to describe Mayor Bing and Gov. Snyder’s proposed agreement to turn Belle Isle into a state park.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/18/2012

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State Details Plan To Lease Detroit’s Belle Isle

Detroit would maintain ownership under a proposed agreement with the state and Department of Natural Resources leasing the land under contract.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/12/2012

Detroiters rally to keep Belle Isle on August 1, 2012. (WWJ Photo/Marie Osborne)

Belle Isle Expected To Become State Park

It appears Detroit Mayor Dave Bing and Gov. Rick Snyder have struck a deal to have the state run Belle Isle for the next 30 years.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/11/2012

Film Studios Moving To TechTown

A movie studio that announced big plans in Allen Park will be relocating in Detroit.