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Best Date Ideas in Detroit

Whether you’re celebrating your first date or a decade together, there are plenty of things to do in Detroit. Play fowling at the Fowling Warehouse or retreat to the “tropics” at the Anna Scripps Whitcomb Conservatory. No matter what your…

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Best Neighborhoods to Live in Detroit

  Detroit is Michigan’s largest city and is located along the Detroit River. With a population of a little over 4 million, the “Motor City” is the 11th largest city in the United States. If you’re moving to Detroit, here…

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Short Guide on Breaking a Lease in Michigan

Just like in most states, the relationship between landlords and tenants is governed by Michigan Lease Laws. These laws establish the rights and obligations of both parties involved in the rental agreement. They also make provisions for how both parties should…

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Eviction Process in Michigan: Everything You Need to Know

As a Detroit property management company, it’s important we know what’s involved when it comes to evicting a tenant within the state of Michigan. In Michigan, a landlord cannot evict a tenant off the property or attempt to repossess it on…

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Tips to Help you Screen Tenants

When you’re looking for tenants, you want to place someone in your rental property who will take care of your home. You want a tenant who will follow the terms of your lease, and most importantly, pay rent on time.…

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5 Advantages of Investing in Our Local Market

In the housing market, perhaps no city in the United States is as legendary as Detroit. The city’s housing market is one of the extremes. In blossoming areas, you can find houses worth $80k selling for $160k. In other areas, you…

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Own It Detroit’s Community Care Program

Own it Detroit is a property management company that understands the importance of community. We believe that it is our responsibility to appreciate our tenants and to contribute towards the betterment of our community. Our management team understands that the…

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Top 10 Reasons to Hire Own It Detroit

Investing in, and managing rental properties, is a very lucrative business. However, finding the right property in the right location at the right price can be a fairly tough challenge. In addition, running a rental property all on your own…

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Michigan Legislators roll out $617M DPS plan

  After emotional and passionate debate, the Michigan Legislature narrowly passed  a $617-million package to try and fix the collapsing Detroit Public Schools district. After a string of “sick-outs” led by teachers across the district, the state legislation was forced…

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5 factors driving Michigan’s economy higher in 2016

Michigan’s economy is definitely on the upswing and the new year promises more of the same with the state’s unemployment rate on a downward trajectory, auto sales on a tear and the happy surprise of below-$2-a-gallon gasoline putting extra cash…

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