Living In and Loving Detroit with City Living Detroit’s Austin Black

Living In and Loving Detroit with City Living Detroit’s Austin Black

This column begins a monthly series featuring the insights of Austin Black II, founder of City Living Detroit, a full-service, real estate brokerage firm based in Detroit. One of the city’s leading brokers, Black has earned praise for his success at increasing homeownership in city neighborhoods and surrounding areas. This month he shares insight about […]

Breaking Barriers: University strives to meld campus with community

Breaking Barriers: University strives to meld campus with community

Although he’s not a local native, Dr. Antoine Garibaldi is on familiar ground. Hailing from New Orleans, the University of Detroit Mercy president has family in the Detroit area and a background of scholarship that supported black Michigan youth during the 1990s. Today his ongoing challenge is to lead a campus of 5,000 in the […]

Presenting “The Map:” TheHUB’s exclusive guide to what and where investment is happening in Detroit Council District 2

New investments are popping up in Detroit’s neighborhoods, and we want to keep you up to date on where they are happening. If you take out the Michigan State Fair redevelopment project, the total investments currently in the pipeline for District 2 come to approximately $78 million. You can find it all here in “The […]

Greenacres throws a party to celebrate 30 years of CB radio patrols

Greenacres throws a party to celebrate 30 years of CB radio patrols

After a terrorizing year when 130 homes in the Greenacres-Woodward community suffered invasions, dozens of residents formed a citizens band radio patrol back in 1987. It functions so well that the mayor of Detroit, several Detroit City Council members, the city clerk, police administrators and a hundred neighbors came to New Prospect Baptist Church to […]