Develop Detroit

Building Opportunities


Develop Detroit builds vibrant, resilient communities and expands opportunities for all residents to succeed


Our Beliefs

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.


    • Rehabilitation
    • Homeownership
    • New Construction

    Single Family Housing

    • Apartment Communities
    • Townhomes

    Multifamily Housing

    • Shopping and Community Retail
    • Civic and Cultural Centers

    Mixed-use and commercial properties

    • Recreational Centers
    • Community Health

    Community service facilities

    • Seniors
    • Workforce

    Needs-based housing

    • Academic Facilities
    • Cultural and Art Spaces

    Educational and Cultural Centers

The Team

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.


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: