Real Estate

CWD Real Estate planning to redevelop a historic Grand Rapids property

Olds Manor, the last major unoccupied structure in the heart of downtown Grand Rapids, is going to be redeveloped into a mixed-use residential and commercial building that will offer apartments, condominiums and retail space.

CWD Real Estate Investment has confirmed that it is planning to... read more

Unidentified bidder offers $3 million for 6,000 of Detroit’s dilapidated homes

An unidentified party/bidder is willing to pay slightly more than $3 million to take control of more than 6,000 dilapidated homes in Detroit.

The bid of $3.2 million received by Wayne County, which is selling the dilapidated properties, roughly means the minimum allowable bid of $500 per... read more

Sales of New Homes in US rose slightly in September

New house sales in the US rose in September despite downward revisions to sales during summer months. The Commerce Department reported on Friday that sales of new homes rose 0.2% in September to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 467,000.

A median forecast of economists surveyed by... read more

Many people forced to move as apartments transitioning from affordable to market rate

A considerable number of individuals and families are being forced to move from their apartments just west of Ann Arbor as the landlord is making transition from affordable housing to market rate.

Megan Mishler is one of nearly 150 individuals and families at the 368-unit Woodchase... read more

Portland planning to erect tiny houses for the homeless

The city of Portland, Oregon, is planning to provide tiny but safer houses for hundreds of homeless people who are currently sleeping under bridges, on footpaths or in empty lots.

Josh Alpert, Director of Strategic Initiatives in Mayor Charlie Hales' office, revealed that a specially... read more

Possible 17th century house for sale in Mexico

According to a new report, a historic house in Méridain the state of Yucatán, which is believed to have been built in the 17th century, is up for sale.

The house was restored between 2006 and 2008 by the current owner and it is not known when it was built. However, its position in the... read more