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Kent County’s housing recovery continued during the first half of 2014

Apartment and condominiums made an even larger comeback during the first six months of the year, according to Builder Tracks Reports. Full News here – Oakland Business

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Metro Detroit on-market housing inventory up for first time in 5 years; Prices climb for 15th straight month

Metro Detroit’s residential real estate market saw the first annual rise in on-market inventory in five years last month, according to figures released Monday by Farmington Hills-based Realcomp. Full News here – Detroit Business News

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Will Detroit Land Bank auction build value for housing?

Will Detroit Land Bank auction build value for housing? In its first month, the Detroit Land Bank auctioned off 33 homes, allowing the public to bid on properties from cottages in East English Village to sprawling four-bedroom houses in West Boston-Edison. The Neighbors Wanted program, as Mayor Mike Duggan … Full News here – Read more […]

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With shortage of housing options, $10 million Live Midtown Detroit incentive program expands north to Boston-Edison neighborhood

The $ 10 million programs that give living incentives for young professionals of certain employers to move in to Detroit homes and apartments has expanded north because of a shortage of available housing in the Midtown area. Full News here – Detroit Business News

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Chaldean Town housing project may move out of city

Chaldean Town housing project may move out of city A $ 10 million-plus permanent housing project envisioned for Detroit's Chaldean Town neighborhood may instead be headed for Madison Heights. The Chaldean Community Foundation has been talking with the Michigan State Housing Development … Full News here – Read more on Crain’s Detroit Business

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Masco bulls eye second leg of housing rebound

Bloomberg – Shares of Masco Corp., the Taylor-based maker of faucets and cabinets, are poised to beat the market as investors bet on rising sales of new and existing U.S. homes. Full News here – Crain’s Detroit Business – Latest Detroit News

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Detroit wants developer to build housing, retail around youth field at Tigers Stadium site

The city wants to see the old site of Tiger Stadium finally redeveloped, and hopes to find a developer to build residential and retail space along with a new headquarters for a Detroit nonprofit on the 9.5-acre plot, all while keeping most of the baseball field in tact. Full News here – Detroit News

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Detroit wants developer to build housing, retail around youth field at Tigers

Detroit wants developer to build housing, retail around youth field at Tigers … DETROIT, MI — The city wants to see the old site of Tiger Stadium finally redeveloped, and hopes to find a developer to build residential and retail space along with a new headquarters for a Detroit nonprofit on the 9.5-acre plot, all […]

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Home Depot's spring hiring will match 2013 as housing gains

Home Depot's spring hiring will match 2013 as housing gains Home Depot Inc., the largest U.S. home-improvement retailer, plans to add the same number of part-time workers for its busiest sales season as it did in 2013, capitalizing on rising demand for home renovations. More than 80,000 seasonal employees will … Full News here – […]

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Nonprofit housing developer LINC opens soul food eatery in Madison Square

Menu items include barbecue rib tips, baby back ribs, catfish and brisket. Full News here – Oakland Business

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Demolition work continues on historic Brewster-Douglass public housing project

  Demolition work is continuing on the Brewster-Douglass project, the massive and historic public housing complex where Motown star Diana Ross grew up. The 18-acre site along I-75 near Mack is fenced off and demolition contractor Homrich is using heavy equipment to take down the four 14-story towers and two mid-rise buildings that still stand […]

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Spartan Village may stand a bit longer as MSU weighs housing options

The older buildings in the complex, built in the late 1950s as married student housing, were demolished in 2008. The university had planned to tear down the rest by 2017, but since they have relatively little debt and bring in about $ 1 million a year, they may stay standing a little longer. Full News […]

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Michigan among states with worst housing losses in recession

New Census data released Thursday show Michigan suffered some of the worst housing losses during the recession, with the crash in Detroit severely pulling down averages in both Wayne County and the region. Full News here – Metro/State News RSS from The Detroit News

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Creston Plaza housing development gets ready for the wrecking ball

When the demolition begins will depend on the completion of the financing package needed to replace the 100-unit development with 100 new housing units, according to Carlos Sanchez, Executive Director of the Grand Rapids Housing Commission. Full News here – Oakland Business

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Gov. Rick Snyder appoints West Michigan real estate developer to state housing authority

Scott Wierda, a managing partner of CWD Real Estate Investment of Grand Rapids, has 25 years of commercial real estate experience, including extensive development and investment experience in retail shopping centers, office buildings and medical buildings. Full News here – Oakland Business

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