Development

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

Beacon Park In Downtown Detroit Is Now Open

Last year, work begun on transforming a lot that was a few industrial buildings and gravel into "Beacon Park," a downtown green space inspired...
video

Watch The New Beacon Park Be Built In Just One Minute In This Time-Lapse...

The much anticipated Beacon Park is almost ready to open to the public. The 1.5-acre park located on the west side of downtown Detroit...

Detroit To Get The Largest Scoreboard In The World Of Its Kind

A 5,100 square foot, centerhung scoreboard is going to entertain and inform fans at the new Little Caesars Arena when it opens this fall.According...

New Order Coffee Will Open This Wednesday On Woodward

A “nano-batch specialty roaster”is opening at 3100 Woodward Avenue, in the same building as the well-reviewed Grey Ghost restaurant and the former Ye Olde...

Detroit Gets $2 Million Grant To Design The New 26 Mile Inner Circle Greenway

Today comes news that a $2 million grant was given to City of Detroit by the Ralph C. Wilson Jr. Foundation. The grant will...
video

Topgolf Submits Plans For Auburn Hills Location Near Great Lakes Crossing

The driving range and entertainment chain Topgolf is looking to build a 65,000 square foot location near Great Lakes Crossing in Auburn Hills.According the...

Grant To Pay For Green Infrastructure For New Protected Bike Lanes In Downtown Detroit

With the increased pace of investment, Detroit's becoming more and more bike friendly it seems by the week. Today brings news that the Downtown Detroit...
West RiverWalk Ambassador Bridge

Detroit’s West Riverfront Park Aims To Become A World Class Destination, Gets Grant For...

Detroit's riverfront to the east has undergone an immense transformation and has won numerous awards. Now, if all goes to plan, the West Riverfront...

8 Before And After Pictures Of Detroit’s Beautiful Book Tower Coming Back To Life

The building at the corner of Washington Boulevard and Grand River has a long history, and is one of the most ornate exteriors in...

The Greek Is Opening Where Greektown’s Plaka Used To Be, And They’re Hiring

If you have spent any time in Greektown in the past seven months you might have noticed that Plaka, a downtown Detroit mainstay since...

Car-Free Pedestrian Plazas Are Suddenly All The Rage In The Motor City

Detroit, for decades a monument to the hegemony of the automobile, is increasingly ceding road real estate to pedestrian uses, most recently through the...

Major Detroit Greenway Project Takes A Big Step Forward

If you've seen the Dequindre Cut, and how much of an improvement that is for biking, running and walking — imagine if it were...

Detroit’s Legendary Goat Yard Is For Sale

Detroit has a long history of misfits, creatives, gadflies, rabble rousers, and people who are wonderfully outside of the social "norm."One of the many...

Check Out The Construction Progress Of Downtown Detroit’s New Beacon Park

Across Grand River from the beautifully restored Grand Army of the Republic building a park is under construction, paid for by DTE Energy. Today, that park...

Comerica Commits $5 Million To Home Appraisal Gap In Detroit Through Detroit Home Mortgage

Less than 20 percent of homes purchased in the city of Detroit have mortgages. It's currently a cash system where you either have all...

Duggan Announces Program To Give A Hand Up To Existing Detroit Businesses

One of the many recurring discussions in the city is that there's a feeling that new businesses get more support than those who have...

FIRST LOOK: Inside The New Spirit of Detroit Plaza In Downtown Detroit

One of our most-talked about stories last week was the announcement that Woodward was going to be closed to cars between Jefferson and Larned...

The Motor City Will Say Goodbye To Cars In Front Of Iconic Spirit Of...

Walkability and urban spaces are taking the nation by storm, especially in cities.Multiple reports say that the "Spirit of Detroit Plaza" will be constructed in...

Downtown Detroit Condo Sells For $1.8 Million

Remember when it was all the rage to talk about $500 houses in Detroit? Well, in the downtown area, fortunes have changed quite a...

PICS: A Giant Tower Crane Appears At Site Of Future Third And Grand In...

If you drive down West Grand Boulevard today in the city you might notice the giant 128 foot tower crane being installed.According to the...