Community Development Project Profiles
See how the MEDC and communities have come together to increase private investment, create jobs and make lasting impacts in neighborhoods across the state through these project profiles.
This project redeveloped 216 and 220 West Michigan Avenue in downtown Kalamazoo, transforming the mostly vacant buildings into vibrant, mixed-use space.
This project included the redevelopment of three existing and aging structures in the heart of downtown Grand Rapids.
This project involved significant restoration of the entire north and east facades at 102 South Main Street.
This project redeveloped and built out a vacant building to house the new American Lightweight Materials Manufacturing Innovation Institute (ALMMII) facility.
711 Alexandrine LLC, a single purpose entity created by PK Housing & Management, redeveloped this vacant four-story, 35,000-square-foot apartment building located in Midtown.
This project transformed the historic David Whitney Building from a functionally obsolete, vacant structure into a vibrant mixed-use building.
09 E. Kirby Lofts LLC renovated Tushiyah United Hebrew School, built in 1922 and located in Midtown Detroit into 25 market-rate housing units and a 32-parking-space gated surface lot.
HopCat LLC fully renovated 4265 Woodward Avenue into its third Michigan brew pub. The 7,800-square-foot building required significant exterior masonry repair, tuck-pointing, window replacement and a new roof.
The project adapted the building to provide for 14 residential units and surface lot parking spaces designed for Wayne State grad students or other professionals who find midtown desirable.
This mixed-use development consists of 61 market-rate one and two-bedroom apartments with 5,200 square feet of commercial office space on the second floor and 2,300 square feet of retails units on the garden level.
Diamonds and Rifles LLC and Gold Cash Gold LLC historically renovated a vacant three-story building on approximately 0.10 acres located in Detroit’s Corktown District.
678 Selden LLC has historically renovated the three-story apartment building at 678 Selden Street in Midtown Detroit into a mixed-use commercial/residential building.