The Corner Mixed-use Development Gets Underway at old Tiger Stadium Site in Detroit

DETROIT, Michigan — Larson Realty Group, the City of Detroit and partners announced the groundbreaking of The Corner, a new $30 million mixed-use development on the former Tiger Stadium site in Detroit’s historic Corktown neighborhood. The building itself weaves history into modern design and will include apartments and studios for rent, with 26,000 square-feet of…

Billionaire Tony James(Black Stone, Executive Vice Chairman) To Discuss His New Book, U.S. Tax Cuts & More On May 24th @Deteconomicclub

DETROIT, Michigan – American Billionaire Tony James(Black Stone, Executive Vice Chairman) will discuss his new book,U.S. trade war fears, employment rates, the defecit, tax cuts and more with the Detroit Economic Club on May 24th, 2018 at the Westin Book Cadillac Hotel. Black Stone Groups Assets jumped 22% to a record $450 Billion and the…

Shaquille O’Neal is opening a $79 Million apartment tower in Newark, NJ

NEWARK, New Jersey — NBA Hall of Famer, Shaquille O’Neal, is bringing a 22-story apartment complex — called “Shaq Tower” to his hometown of Newark, New Jersey — as its first high-rise in more than 50 years. On Tuesday, O’Neal, was joined by Gov. Phil Murphy, Lt. Gov. Sheila Oliver and Mayor Ras Baraka to…

Magic Johnson firm agrees to buy Detroit fairgrounds land

DETROIT, Michigan — Earving “Magic” Johnson, former NBA and Michigan State basketball star plans to redevelop property at the old Michigan Fairgrounds in Detroit under his Magic Plus LLC, which will buy about 16 acres (6 hectares) for just over $29,500 per acre from the Michigan Land Bank Fast Track Authority. On Wednesday, the authority’s…

Big Sean Partnering with Emagine to bring a Movie Theater to Detroit.

DETROIT, Michigan — Big Sean, the Detroit-raised rapper has entered a joint venture with the cinema chain Emagine Entertainment to open a high-end multiplex in downtown Detroit. Paul Glantz, co-founder of the Troy-based Emagine, told the Free Press that while a site has not been locked down, the plan calls for a “luxury venue” housing…

Detroit Partners Break Ground on $ 8.3 million Livernois Neighborhood Project

DETROIT, Michigan — JPMorgan Chase, Capital Impact Partners, Michigan Economic Development Corporation, Invest Detroit and the Detroit Economic Growth Corporation (DEGC) today joined Mayor Mike Duggan and local property developer Matthew Hessler to break ground on an $8.3 million project located at 19031 Livernois Avenue. The revitalized building will act as a retail anchor and…

New Video released for the Shinola Hotel

DETROIT, Michigan — Dan Gilbert’s Bedrock released a new website with details on the construction of the Shinola Hotel —a collaboration between Dan Gilbert’s Bedrock and Shinola. The construction of the hotel involves renovating the building at 1400 Woodward, plus the Singer Building nearby, and the demolition plus construction of new buildings along the block. An alley…

Google signs lease for office space next to Little Caesars Arena

DETROIT, Michigan — The city of Detroit received positive news as Google announced Monday that it has signed a lease to move into office space located next to the newly opened Little Caesars Arena. “Google has officially signed a lease for new office space on East Henry Street alongside the Little Caesars Arena in Detroit,…

New Meijer store, 200-plus apartments ´coming to Detroit!

DETROIT, Michigan — According to Crain’s Detroit Business, Meijer Inc. plans to open a store in a new $60 million East Jefferson Avenue development that’s also expected to include more than 200 apartments. The new store, which would be considerably smaller than the company’s other two Detroit locations, is expected to be 42,400 square feet….