Detroit Mayor Dave Bing says the city plans to tear down 1,500 dangerous and abandoned structures by the end of September.
Instead of letting them go to waste in the foreclosure crisis, Habitat Oakland and partners will rehabilitate 6 vacant homes in Southfield for families who could not otherwise afford their own.
A local business leader has a plan to demolish vacant and dilapidated homes that have been plaguing Detroit for years.
Chase bank is making a $1 million donation to help Detroit Police Officers and city workers move back into the city.
Police said they have made one arrest in connection with a string of fires at vacant homes in Flint.