Detroit Homes For Sale By Owner (2323 Homes)

  • Home For Sale $19,900
    • 3Bed
    • 1Baths
    • 864Sq ft
    15313 E STATE FAIR Street , Detroit, Michigan

    This home needs rehab but can be a great home for investor or home owner. basement has 1/4 bath.... Read More

  • Home For Sale $69,900
    • 3Bed
    • 1Baths
    • 1,064Sq ft
    24235 CHIPPEWA Street , Detroit, Michigan

    Great opportunity! this home has been owned by same family since 1963. 3 bedroom, 1 bath brick... Read More

  • Home For Sale $54,900
    • 2Bed
    • 1Baths
    • 962Sq ft
    5233 CADIEUX Road S, Detroit, Michigan

    Great location for this beautiful 2 bedroom ranch located in the east english village... Read More

  • Home For Sale $4,000
    • 3Bed
    • 1Baths
    • 1,292Sq ft
    6640 FISCHER Street , Detroit, Michigan

    This colonial home features 3 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, nice kitchen layout, very spacious dinning... Read More

  • Home For Sale $44,500
    • 2Bed
    • 1Baths
    • 656Sq ft
    20067 BRADFORD Street , Detroit, Michigan

    Cute 2 bedroom home on the east side. newer roof, new hot water heater and furnace and fresh... Read More

  • Multifamily For Sale $75,000
    • 2Baths
    • 2,594Sq ft
    1974 GLADSTONE Street , Detroit, Michigan

    2 family flat complete rehab- near boston edison neighborhood-1 mile from motown museum arv... Read More

  • Home For Sale $29,900
    • 2Bed
    • 1Baths
    • 774Sq ft
    20516 APPOLINE Street , Detroit, Michigan

    Priced for quick sale. equity built into the property. totally updated ranch. owner has updated... Read More

  • Home For Sale $170,000
    • 3Bed
    • 1.5Baths
    • 1,504Sq ft
    14586 PIEDMONT Street , Detroit, Michigan

    Beautiful colonial located on a top street in the heart of the sought after south... Read More

  • Home For Sale $45,000
    • 3Bed
    • 1Baths
    • 1,104Sq ft
    13243 FREELAND Street , Detroit, Michigan

    Great opportunity at this price on a move in ready 3 bedroom home! renovations just completed... Read More

  • Condo For Sale $555,000
    • 2Bed
    • 2Baths
    • 1,265Sq ft
    1135 SHELBY Street #2403, Detroit, Michigan

    Say hello to a good buy! this 24th floor two bedroom residences at the book cadillac unit was... Read More

  • Home For Sale $159,900
    • 4Bed
    • 1Baths
    • 1,608Sq ft
    19126 BERDEN Street , Detroit, Michigan

    Absolutely the most stunning house in the very best area. 2 blocks from st. john's hospital. new... Read More

  • Home For Sale $119,000
    • 3Bed
    • 1.5Baths
    • 1,123Sq ft
    6000 HILLCREST Street , Detroit, Michigan

    Best northeast neighborhood. close to moross--st. john's neighborhood. "doll house." new windows.... Read More

  • Condo For Sale $350,000
    • 2Bed
    • 1.5Baths
    • 1,487Sq ft
    2527 JOHN R Street , Detroit, Michigan

    Immaculate end-unit condo in well-appointed brush park. freshly painted and sparkling clean.... Read More

  • Home For Sale $45,000
    • 3Bed
    • 1Baths
    • 1,190Sq ft
    13312 JANE Street , Detroit, Michigan

    Recently renovated stately brick colonial ready to call home! new furnace, updated electrical and... Read More

  • Vacant Land For Sale $750,000
    3515 2ND Avenue , Detroit, Michigan

    Incredible opportunity in a prime location! excellent corner in mid-town detroit where it's all... Read More

  • Home For Sale $79,900
    • 3Bed
    • 1Baths
    • 1,010Sq ft
    11326 WHITEHILL Street , Detroit, Michigan

    Newer windows, hardwood floors throughout, granite counter tops, ceramic kitchen, newer furnace... Read More

  • Home For Sale $150,000
    • 3Bed
    • 1.5Baths
    • 1,328Sq ft
    14213 ARTESIAN Street , Detroit, Michigan

    Very nice south rosedale/grandmont colonial on a beautiful tree lined street. home features... Read More

  • Home For Sale $52,500
    • 3Bed
    • 1.5Baths
    • 955Sq ft
    18993 EDINBOROUGH RD , Detroit, Michigan
  • Home For Sale $29,900
    • 3Bed
    • 1Baths
    • 1,200Sq ft
    6586 PITTSBURG Street , Detroit, Michigan

    Great opportunity for investor or owner occupant in southwest detroit. solid 3 bedroom colonial... Read More

  • Home For Sale $57,000
    • 3Bed
    • 1Baths
    • 924Sq ft
    18658 FORRER ST , Detroit, Michigan

Detroit - Statistics and Home Trends

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$ 269,696




$ 251

Average Price
Land in Detroit (202) $ 222,131


$ 225,260




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Learn More About Detroit, Michigan

Currently there are 1,672 homes for sale, 230 condos and apartments for sale and 202 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 2,346 properties on the market for sale. The inventory was last updated 02/28/2020. Of these properties, 1,672 single family homes are for sale by their owners in Detroit, and 230 condos are for sale by their owners in Detroit. The average price of the single family homes for sale in Detroit, is $207,085, the average condo price in Detroit, is $269,696. 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 23,934 of properties sold in Detroit. Of these properties, 19,583 single family homes have sold by their owners in Detroit, and 1,916 condos have sold by their owners in Detroit. The average sales price of the single family homes sold in Detroit, is $167,969. Single family homes have been selling for 38 per square foot of living area. The average sales price of the condos for sale in Detroit, is $225,874. Condos have been selling for 135 per square foot of living area.

The most active subdivisions with listings for sale in Detroit, are: Gratiot Lawn (13 For Sale), Joy Farm (also P39 Plats) (13 For Sale), Albert Cranes Plat (plats) (12 For Sale), East Detroit Development Cos No 1 (plats) (12 For Sale), Robert Oakmans Twelfth St (plats) (11 For Sale), Joy Farm Sub (plats) (10 For Sale), Atkinsons Sub Of Park Lot 6 (plats) (10 For Sale), Rosedale Park (plats) (9 For Sale), Grandmont No 1 (plats) (9 For Sale), Palmer Blvd Estates Sub (plats) (8 For Sale)

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This data up-to-date as of 02/28/2020