We believe the time is now.
We believe in high quality housing for all.
We believe in delivering results to communities that reflect their needs and desires.
We believe in citizen-inspired solutions powered by corporate know-how.
We believe the spirit of Detroit always perseveres.
Our team has a combined 50 years of real estate, finance, non-profit, operations and partnership experience. But beyond our CVs, there’s more to know.
She helped lead Detroit out of bankruptcy and now has her sights set on propelling her hometown forward. Her mission: real estate development that addresses real needs.
By day, he’s entrenched in community development and property management. After hours, he moonlights as an amateur cellist – in between finishing Ironman competitions.
Project management is his specialty. Bird watching comes in a close second and like his feathered friends, he finds it hard to resist a hunk of buttered bread.
Account management. Partner relations. And pretty much everything else, including pop culture minutiae.
The office green thumb juggles real estate project analysis with tending to his fruit trees. He also juggles balls. Sometimes while riding a unicycle.
Building alliances and collaborating with organizations across the community development ecosystem allows us to execute more efficiently. Develop Detroit brings on-the-ground local knowledge to our development efforts with the help of a growing list of partners including: