Detroit Homes For Sale By Owner (2488 Homes)

  • Condo For Sale $72,500
    • 1Bed
    • 1Baths
    • 782Sq ft
    1300 E Lafayette #708 , Detroit, Michigan

    Live the lafayette park lifestyle in 1300 e. lafayette cooperative. enjoy the best views of the... Read More

  • Home For Sale $50,000
    • 3Bed
    • 1.5Baths
    • 1,390Sq ft
    5974 MARSEILLES Street , Detroit, Michigan

    Check out this great opportunity in cornerstone village - just a hop skip and a jump from st.... Read More

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    Home For Sale $34,900
    • 3Bed
    • 2Baths
    • 1,480Sq ft
    14865 MENDOTA Street , Detroit, Michigan

    Great home for an investor or first time buyer. this brick home has tons of potential. currently... Read More

  • Home For Sale $120,000
    • 4Bed
    • 2Baths
    • 1,972Sq ft
    17829 BEAVERLAND Street , Detroit, Michigan

    Charming & large 2000 sq ft brick bungalow, completely renovated w/ 4 large bedrooms, master... Read More

  • Multifamily For Sale $110,000
    • 2Baths
    • 2,352Sq ft
    7066 LAFAYETTE Boulevard , Detroit, Michigan

    This property is tenant occupied and the seller doesn't want the tenants to be privy to this... Read More

  • Home For Sale $40,000
    • 3Bed
    • 1Baths
    • 1,065Sq ft
    16672 CARLISLE Street , Detroit, Michigan

    Just a block south of 8 mile, and just west of kelly! within walking distance of the eastland... Read More

  • Multifamily For Sale $110,000
    • 2Baths
    • 1,920Sq ft
    7062 ARMY Street , Detroit, Michigan

    Rare east english village detroit turn key multi-family unit.the interior has been completely... Read More

  • Home For Sale $54,900
    • 4Bed
    • 1.5Baths
    • 900Sq ft
    5627 CABOT ST , Detroit, Michigan

    4 bedroom /2 bath living room 12x12 tenant lease is $600 a month. all measurements approx.... Read More

  • Home For Sale $72,000
    • 3Bed
    • 1Baths
    • 1,114Sq ft
    17526 LESURE Street , Detroit, Michigan

    This home has it all. updated flooring, kitchen, applicances, roof, hot water tank, a/c,... Read More

  • Home For Sale $99,000
    • 3Bed
    • 1Baths
    • 1,391Sq ft
    18295 SALEM Street , Detroit, Michigan

    The best home around...move right into this fully updated brick bungalow...this home has been... Read More

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    Home For Sale $99,000
    • 3Bed
    • 2Baths
    • 1,968Sq ft
    1936 OAKMAN Boulevard , Detroit, Michigan

    Must see spacious 3 bedroom cape cod. nestled in-between russel woods and martin park this home... Read More

  • Home For Sale $75,000
    • 3Bed
    • 2Baths
    • 1,675Sq ft
    19938 APPOLINE Street , Detroit, Michigan

    Great opportunity on this spacious 2 story brick home! full baths on entry and 2nd level, full... Read More

  • Home For Sale $55,000
    • 3Bed
    • 1Baths
    • 864Sq ft
    8492 ARTESIAN Street , Detroit, Michigan

    Investment opportunity. this rented and renovated property is currently occupied under a 12-month... Read More

  • Home For Sale $24,900
    • 3Bed
    • 1Baths
    • 871Sq ft
    19738 EDINBOROUGH Road , Detroit, Michigan

    Great opportunity to create significant equity on a beautiful block. new roof in 2017 and great... Read More

  • Home For Sale $300,000
    • 4Bed
    • 4Baths
    • 2,519Sq ft
    1121 ATKINSON Street , Detroit, Michigan

    Spacious historic boston edison area home offers room to play & entertain! this diamond in the... Read More

  • Home For Sale $230,000
    • 5Bed
    • 2Baths
    • 2,986Sq ft
    240 CHANDLER Street , Detroit, Michigan

    Great opportunity! located in the budding northend neighborhood of detroit. walking distance to... Read More

  • Vacant Land For Sale $18,000,000
    271 ST AUBIN Street , Detroit, Michigan

    Introducing the rivertown collective. this land is part of a package of 5 unique properties,... Read More

  • Home For Sale $35,900
    • 2Bed
    • 1Baths
    • 718Sq ft
    6058 ARTESIAN Street , Detroit, Michigan

    Here's the home you've been waiting for. this 2 bedroom is the perfect starter home / income... Read More

  • Home For Sale $110,000
    • 4Bed
    • 2Baths
    • 1,278Sq ft
    22971 LEEWIN Street , Detroit, Michigan

    Don’t pay rent another year! make 2020 the year you become a homeowner. start the new year by... Read More

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    Home For Sale $29,900
    • 3Bed
    • 1Baths
    • 1,034Sq ft
    7426 RUTLAND Street , Detroit, Michigan

    With a little tlc this house is as good as new. located across the street from simanek playfield... Read More

Detroit - Statistics and Home Trends

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Land in Detroit (180) $ 244,498


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Learn More About Detroit, Michigan

Currently there are 1,838 homes for sale, 240 condos and apartments for sale and 180 vacant land for sale in Detroit

Background on Detroit
Detroit is the largest and most heavily populated city in the state of Michigan as well as the largest city found on the United States – Canada border. Detroit is at the seat of Wayne County. The population here is estimated to be around 675,000 which make it the 23rd most populated city in the entire United States. If you look at the metropolitan area which is better known as Metro Detroit you will see that the population there is upwards of 4.3 million people. Detroit is most well known for its art, design and architecture. Detroit was founded in July of 1701 and incorporated in September of 1806. This area of Michigan is roughly 143 square miles and of that 143 square miles approximately 4 miles of that is water. The climate here in Detroit is a humid continental climate which is greatly influenced by the Great Lakes and the city. The winters here tend to be very cold but with only moderate snowfall. The summer months are usually very warm with temperatures exceeding 90 degrees several times throughout the warmer months. The hottest times here in Detroit runs from May through September. Precipitation in this area tends to occur during the months of May though June. There is approximately 33.5 inches of rainfall per year here. Thunderstorms are very frequent in Detroit and usually happen during the spring and summer.

Real Estate in Detroit
There are so many different kinds of housing styles here in Detroit. You will find everything from Tudors and Cape Cod style homes to Ranches and Condos here in Detroit. The market here has so much to offer, especially if you are looking for an eclectic mixture of housing styles. The prices here can range from less than $10,000 for a single family home that need TLC to those in excess of $1,000,000. It all depends on which neighborhood you are looking in. Most homes in Detroit are single family but there are several condo communities here as well if you are looking for a home that comes with amenities.

Employment in Detroit
There are several major corporations that are based here in Detroit as well as three Fortune 500 companies. Manufacturing, finance, health care and technology make up a majority of the jobs here. Automotive manufacturing is another big employer in this area. There are also some large companies here that are globally recognized. Little Caesars, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan, Quicken Loans, General Energy and American Axle are just a few of those major employers.

Music and Entertainment in Detroit
Since the 1940’s live music has been a prominent feature of the nightlife here in Detroit. The nickname “Motown” was given to the city due to its influence on the music industry. If you are looking to go to a concert in Detroit there are a few places for you to go. You can head to the DTE Energy Music Theatre or The Palace of Auburn Hills as well as several other small clubs and jazz houses. The Theatre Venue Circuit is the performing arts portion of Detroit. Here you will find things like live music, theater, the orchestra as well as more than a dozen performing arts centers. The Theatre Venue Circuit is the second largest in the United States and also hosts several Broadway productions throughout the year.

Places to Visit in Detroit
- Downtown Detroit is a great place to visit if you want to take a walk, bike or try one of the areas up and coming restaurants. This area is very cosmopolitan and has tons to do if you are looking for a little adventure.
- Dearborn/Wayne is a historic and diverse section of Detroit. Here you find a mixture of Italian, Polish, Mexican and Arab-American neighborhoods. There is Middle Eastern Dining here as well as the only drive-in in the area.
- Greater Novi is a trendy area that is located around 45 minutes Northwest of Downtown Detroit. This place is known for its shopping as well as its fine dining and nightlife. This place is definitely a must see if you live in the Detroit area.

Detroit has reasonably priced real estate plus rich history within the music industry. There is so much to do here on any given day. If you are thinking of moving to Detroit don’t hesitate, this place has it all! offers For Sale By Owner listing services throughout the country. By posting home with ByOwner your property will get the same exposure you’d receive from a traditional real estate company. Our Detroit, Michigan Flat Fee MLS listing Service saves you from paying the traditional 6% commission charged by most real estate offices, but gives you the same worldwide exposure.

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Currently Detroit has 2,491 properties on the market for sale. The inventory was last updated 12/16/2019. Of these properties, 1,838 single family homes are for sale by their owners in Detroit, and 240 condos are for sale by their owners in Detroit. The average price of the single family homes for sale in Detroit, is $209,574, the average condo price in Detroit, is $280,237. The average price per square foot of the active inventory is $85. This is based the living area square footage.

Over the last year, there have been 23,554 of properties sold in Detroit. Of these properties, 19,315 single family homes have sold by their owners in Detroit, and 1,876 condos have sold by their owners in Detroit. The average sales price of the single family homes sold in Detroit, is $166,355. Single family homes have been selling for 37 per square foot of living area. The average sales price of the condos for sale in Detroit, is $224,805. Condos have been selling for 134 per square foot of living area.

The most active subdivisions with listings for sale in Detroit, are: Joy Farm (also P39 Plats) (14 For Sale), Grandmont No 1 (plats) (14 For Sale), Frischkorns Estates (plats) (11 For Sale), East Detroit Development Cos No 1 (plats) (11 For Sale), East Detroit Development Cos Sub No 2 (plats) (11 For Sale), Atkinsons Sub Of Park Lot 6 (plats) (10 For Sale), Riverside Homes (9 For Sale), Richland Park (plats) (9 For Sale), Thomas Park Sub (plats) (9 For Sale), Palmer Blvd Estates Sub (plats) (9 For Sale)

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Disclaimer: Listing broker has attempted to offer accurate data, but buyers/lessees are advised to confirm all information IDX information is provided exclusively for consumers' personal, non-commercial use that it may not be used for any purpose other than to identify prospective properties consumers may be interested in purchasing, and that data is deemed reliable but is not guaranteed accurate by the MLS. The MLS may, at its discretion, require use of other disclaimers as necessary to protect Participants and/or the MLS from liability.
This data up-to-date as of 12/16/2019