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suburban house

This week, thousands of properties in Detroit went from private to government ownership due to a seldom heard-of foreclosure process called “reversion.” Detroit has been plagued by foreclosures and other issues with properties in recent years, such as the water shut-offs that left many without utilities last year. This...

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Street of residential houses

Mayor Mike Duggan recently announced a plan that would allow thousands of vacant lots throughout the city of Detroit to be leased out to local residents. According to reports from the Detroit Free Press and Livingston Daily, Duggan made his proposal at the national Reclaiming Vacant Properties conference at the Detroit Mariott...

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transit fare

Nowadays, more than 50% of mobile device users identify their phone as their primary Internet device, and why shouldn’t they? Smartphones and tablets can do just about anything, and depending on the results of a study by the Regional Transportation Authority of Southeast Michigan, Detroiters may be able to...

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