About 76,000 Wayne County properties are in foreclosure, including 62,000 in Detroit.
Properties from five Lower Michigan counties, three Northern Michigan and four Upper Michigan counties will be included in the auction.
Legislation aiming to eliminate several hundred million dollars in taxes businesses annually pay on equipment is on its way to the governor.
Leaders from the governor’s office and the Legislature on Tuesday introduced a new plan to eliminate the taxes businesses pay on computers and equipment used in the manufacturing process, but it would require voter approval.
More than 700 properties in 12 Michigan counties will be auctioned off during state-sanctioned auctions on Aug. 14 and 15.
The Michigan Department of Natural Resources has partnered with the Michigan Land Bank Fast Track Authority on the sale of about 140 properties throughout the state of Michigan.
It took about 40 years to finish the original survey of Michigan land in the 1800s, but the program to find and restore or replace the monuments that marked property lines may take longer.
Birmingham-based Belfor Property Restoration is busier than ever with all of the property damage from the tornadoes and flooding in the south and the earthquake in Japan.
A big crackdown is coming on landowners with blighted property in the city. It’s all a part of Mayor Dave Bings plan to reshape Michigan.
The City of Detroit has failed to send property tax bills to the owner of the decrepit Packard plant for nearly four years.