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08.13.2019 / Community News

Top 10 Newest Places to Live in Detroit

When it comes to apartment living, Detroit has more to offer every day. Between new construction complexes and redeveloping some of the city’s historic architectural gems, Detroit housing is having a major moment.

With new apartments come new amenities. Rocket Fiber works closely with residential developments and property managers in the city to offer high-speed fiber internet so residents can stay connected no matter what time of day. Whether you’re waking up early to get a jump on work email, or winding down your night by streaming your favorite show, residents of these 10 attractive Detroit apartment complexes can enjoy the best internet experience available in Detroit.

The Scott at Brush Park

3150 Woodward Ave., Detroit, MI 48201

Constructed in 2016, tThe Scott at Brush Park helped to transform a once-empty lot into a bustling area filled with residents, restaurants, and retail. Featuring 199 units ranging in size from studios to three bedrooms, The Scott has become a modern landmark in the newly redeveloped Brush Park neighborhood.


  • Underground parking garage
  • Private reading rooms
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Outdoor grill area
  • Four-season outdoor spa
  • Lounge area with fireplace, kitchen, and games
  • 24-hour fitness center and yoga room
  • Pet-friendly
  • Adjacent dog park
  • First-floor dining and retail


The Elliot Building

10 Grand River Ave., Detroit, MI 48226

Located in downtown Detroit at the intersection of Grand River and Woodward Avenue, the Elliot Building is currently one of Detroit’s hottest pieces of real estate. Just steps away from some of Detroit’s finest dining and retail such as San Morello, Cannelle, and the soon-to-be-opened H&M, the Elliot Building offers the charm of vintage Detroit with all of the modern amenities.


  • Covered parking
  • In-unit washer and dryer
  • Granite countertops
  • Electronic building and unit access
  • High ceilings
  • Large windows with luxurious views
  • Pet-friendly


Philip Houze

415 Clifford St., Detroit, MI 48226

Originally built in 1918, Philip Houze is one of downtown Detroit’s newest redevelopments. Taking residence in the former Rockwell-Standard Building, Philip Houze offers 13-foot high ceilings, large windows, and open-concept floor plans that will give you space to relax while being mere minutes away from Detroit’s exciting nightlife.


  • 24-hour fitness center
  • Quartz countertops
  • Stainless steel appliances
  • In-unit washer and dryer
  • Outdoor kitchen with fire pit


The Randolph

139 Cadillac Square, Detroit, MI 48226

Just steps away from Campus Martius Park, The Randolph is creating a new community in Cadillac Square. These newly rehabbed apartments offer breathtaking views of Detroit, including a birds-eye view of the Wayne County Building’s beautiful Roman Baroque Revival architecture. The Randolph is currently pre-leasing but with a walk score of 98, we don’t expect these units to last long!


  • Pet-friendly
  • Dog-washing facility
  • Bike storage
  • Fitness center
  • In-unit washer and dryer
  • Elevated ceilings
  • Quartz countertops
  • Stainless steel appliances
  • On-site management


The Assembly

1702 Fort St., Detroit, MI 48216

If you love the idea of owning an industrial loft but aren’t too keen on D.I.Y. construction, then Bedrock’s Assembly property may be just what you’ve been looking for. These beautifully designed apartment homes mix industry with modernity for a textured but continuous finish. Residents of the Assembly’s top floor can enjoy floor-to-ceiling windows with an outdoor terrace which is perfect for enjoying Detroit’s summertime sunsets.


  • Whirlpool kitchen appliances
  • Hardwood floors
  • In-unit washer and dryer
  • Hardwood floors
  • Blackout roller shades
  • Quartz countertops with ceramic backsplash


City Modern

318 Edmund Pl., Detroit, MI 48210

City Modern is reshaping the landscape of Brush Park with its collection of contemporary residences. Blending together the neighborhood’s historic architectural charm with modern-day design, City Modern offers five different residences including the Flats, the Duplettes, Carriage Homes, Townhomes, and Historic Homes. As one of Detroit’s most intentionally developed communities, City Modern seeks to design a neighborhood that serves the needs of Detroit’s past, present, and future.


Each residence features its own unique amenities. Contact City Modern to learn more!


The Stott Residences

1150 Griswold St., Detroit, MI 48226

Overlooking Detroit’s Capitol Park neighborhood, the David Stott Building has been bringing eyes upward since its construction in 1929. Featuring 38-floors of units and amenities, these newly refinished apartments maintain the building’s original architectural charm and luxurious attention to detail all while including enviable panoramic views of downtown Detroit and Windsor.


  • 24-hour security
  • 360° views
  • 34th-floor lounge, workspace, and kitchen
  • 35th-floor fitness center
  • Pet-friendly
  • Immaculate Art Deco lobby


Alexander Young Terrace

457 E. Kirby St., Detroit, MI 48202

Built in 1925, the Alexander Young Terrace apartments are a 30-unit affordable housing community located in the heart of Art Center. Situated in a quiet and well-maintained area, Alexander Young Terrace apartments offer both the tranquility of neighborhood living and accessibility to everything Midtown has to offer.


  • Elevator in building
  • Central Air
  • Garbage disposal
  • Water included in rent
  • Refrigerator
  • Range oven


The Corner

1620 Michigan Ave., Detroit, MI 48126

The skyline of Corktown is looking much different these days, thanks, in part, to The Corner residences. These newly built luxury apartments are just mere steps away from Corktown’s bustling restaurant and nightlife scene, and will soon be neighbors with the Ford campus located at the historic Michigan Central Station. 


  • Oversized balconies
  • Floor-to-ceiling windows
  • Walk-in closets
  • In-unit washer and dryer
  • Controlled access parking
  • Outdoor lounge area
  • Quartz countertops
  • Stainless steel appliances


Elton Park

2130 Trumbull Ave., Detroit, MI 48216

Boasting six residences to choose from, Elton Park is a newly developed community located in Corktown. Designed to represent the historic Corktown neighborhood that it calls home, Elton Park features both warehouse-style loft apartments as well as contemporary new construction units that will cater to any design palate. Soon, Elton Park will offer first-floor retail so that you’ll never be more than a few steps away from all of your dining and shopping needs. Property Manager Tysen McCarthy explains: “Soave Real Estate Group is dedicated to developing exceptional mixed-use residential and commercial properties throughout our national real estate portfolio. We were thrilled to be able to partner with Rocket Fiber for our new Elton Park development in Detroit.  Rocket Fiber offers our tenants the fastest and most reliable internet in Detroit, an essential component to positioning Elton Park as an optimal place to live or run a business in the city.” 


Each residence offers its own unique amenities. Contact Elton Park to learn more!

Rocket Fiber is a Michigan-based company that delivers multi-gigabit internet and connectivity solutions for businesses and residences. The company’s core mission is to transform the way clients create, collaborate and communicate. Rocket Fiber’s portfolio of services includes managed network services, data and cloud, voice and dedicated internet, all of which are backed by award winning white-glove client service and a state-of-the-art, 24/7/365 Network Operations Center.

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