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Development
This is what's being built around Metro Detroit.

New $400,000 Esplanade In Downtown Detroit Opens To The Public Friday

Detroit's getting a new walkway and green space thanks to a $400,000 investment from Quicken Loans.It's called an esplanade, defined basically as a walkway...

Owners of Big Rock Chophouse, Griffin Claw And Clubhouse BFD To Open Restaurant In...

There’s a park rising on the west side of downtown Detroit at Cass and Grand River, and today we have more information on the...

Six More Tiny Homes Appear In Detroit’s Dexter-Linwood Neighborhood

Last year, we told you about the completion of a tiny house built by the nonprofit Cass Community Social Services.They've been busy building their...
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New Maps Show 20 Years Of Racial Change In Metro Detroit In Sharp Detail

One of the things that the racial makeup of the Detroit region has done consistently over the last couple decades is change. Block by...
Kevin Peterson (left), Erin Gavle of Eldorado General Store (center) and Jane Larson (right). Photo via Facebook.

PODCAST: The Smell Of Detroit Success With Kevin And Jane Of Sfumato Fragrances

Detroit's a city where locally made products can do really well and become a thing. One of those products is Sfumato Fragrances, created by...

Who Are We Building Detroit For?

Over the last year or so, there has been a common thread when it comes to comments when we post about Detroit and development.It's summed...

RENDERINGS: 335 New Housing Units Are Part Of New $77 Million Plan For Former...

Breaking ground in fall of 2018, developers will spend $77 million to bring 335 new residential units, 8000 square feet of retail space and...

Meet MoGo, Detroit’s Public Bike Share Program That Will Launch In May

Detroit’s much anticipated bike share program now has a name and a target launch time. It’s going to be called MoGo.The name is supposed...

Detroit To Host U.S. Cycling Madison National Championships At New Complex At Mack And...

The Detroit Fitness Foundation (DFF) has been selected by USA Cycling (USAC) to host the 2017 U.S. Cycling Madison National Championships at its indoor multisports...

5 Fast Facts About The New Founders Detroit Taproom

It was announced today that Grand Rapids-based Founders Brewery is coming to Detroit later this year to open a second taproom.Founders has been busy...

Upscale Press Room Cafe To Open In Old Detroit News Building

In a building where printing presses once churned out tons of freshly inked newspaper, there now will now churn out paninis and pizzas with...

Behind The Barricade: Checking In On The Construction Of The New Wayne State Business...

Earlier this week we had the chance to swing by the new Mike Ilitch Wayne State School of Business building to see how construction...

A First Look Inside Detroit’s New Avalon Cafe (And It Looks Great)

Avalon is one of those names that has become synonymous with Detroit's current revitalization efforts.Opening in 1997 in the Cass Corridor, Avalon's founders Ann...

PHOTOS: Inside The New Under Armour Detroit Brand House

After months of anticipation the new Under Armour Detroit Brand House will open tomorrow, Thursday, April 13.The Detroit Brand House will offer shoppers the...

After Nearly 70 Years, The Better Made Factory On Gratiot Factory Gets A New...

For almost 70 years, the same sign has graced Gratiot Avenue beckoning all who come near to come for a salty potato chip snack...
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QLINE Releases Two New Videos With Driver, Pedestrian And Bicycle Safety Tips

The folks at the QLINE have released two short videos that are full of tips on how to handle the addition of the streetcar...

5 Things To Know About The Fitz Forward Project In Detroit (And Why You...

A two year project was announced by Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan on Wednesday to help revitalize the Fitzgerald neighborhood in the city of Detroit.We...

Big Boy At Jefferson And Grand Boulevard To Be Demolished, 1898 Building Renovated As...

The investment and activity on the east side of the city of Detroit along Jefferson continues to heat up.The latest is that the Big...
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The Pontiac Silverdome Is To Be Demolished

Today marks the official beginning of the end of the Pontiac Silverdome.No exact timeline has been set, but there has been a consent agreement...
Future Under Armour store location. Daily Detroit photo.

The New Under Armour Store In Downtown Detroit Has An Opening Date

It looks like we officially have an opening date for the new Under Armour Detroit Brand House located downtown.We reported about the new location back...

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4 Historic Buildings To Find New Life, 2 New To Be...

Four historic buildings in the area dubbed "The District Detroit" will find new life, as well as two new buildings built that will have...