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How To Make Your Next Detroit Home Renovation Project A Breeze

Almost any property that you purchase in Detroit is going to need a little TLC, and could require some renovation or rehabilitation. Regardless if you are planning on tearing a property down and starting from scratch, or just trying to update a few little areas around the home, we have a few tried and true…

Why Your Current Rental Lease Agreement Isn’t Working

You know that fine print at the end of any helpful ‘how to’ page that can guide you along advice with legal documents or issues that states, Always consult a professional before moving forward? This information is not only useful in sticky situations, to make sure that what you’re signing or distributing is accurate, but…

Detroit Ranks High For Rehabbed Homes

According to a report published from RealtyTrac, Detroit ranks high amongst cities where the most flipped and rehabbed home renovators come to make their investments. As the fifth largest city for flipping homes, real estate professionals that utilized Detroit as an investment typically made over 58% gross profit on their rehabbed home. This news comes…

Detroit Homes Face Foreclosure on June 8th, 2015

Wayne County residents are under a serious crunch if they are trying to keep their homes. With an original extension for those who are facing tax foreclosure was given until March 31st, 2015, this deadline just got pushed even further, giving residents more time. Now, tax foreclosure victims have until June 8th, 2015 to avoid…

What Properties Should Be In Your Real Estate Portfolio?

When it comes to adding and acquiring properties to your collection of real estate in Detroit, how do you chose what makes the cut? Rental properties are currently the hottest option for many real estate investors in Detroit, but deciding where to invest in the city seems to be the biggest challenge that these professionals…

Upcoming Renovations To Detroit’s Brush Park

The demolition threats for Brewster-Wheeler Recreation Center have been ongoing and very present over the past several years. However, new hope and light has just shined into this iconic building, with discussion of a new restaurant, basement bar, and rooftop deck for the entire Brush Park community to enjoy. The Brewster-Wheeler Recreation Center holds many…

Buy In Detroit For Next To Nothing

The affordable homes that have been popping up in the Detroit auctions are nothing new to our followers with Own It Detroit, but new legislation passed by Mayor Mike Duggan has created even more potential for many of the abandoned homes across the city. Many of those who were purchasing homes in Detroit paid with…

Get The Most Revenue From Your Rental Property

There are countless ways you can maximize your profits from your rental properties. Have you thought of them all? Chances are, Own It Detroit has a few more suggestions up our sleeve that can help you put more money in your pocket! Let’s get creative and find a few more ways that you can increase…