Detroit Homes Active By Owner

MLS Detroit MI Apartments and Homes For Sale (1293)

  • Vacant Land For Sale $80,000
    2761 Vermont , Detroit, MI

    Perfect opportunity to own this lot along with historic home listed separately. located in north... Read More

  • Vacant Land For Sale $80,000
    2753 Vermont , Detroit, MI

    Perfect opportunity to own this lot along with historic home listed separately. located in north... Read More

  • Multifamily For Sale $229,000
    • 2 Baths
    • 2,878 Sq ft
    2229 Alter Road , Detroit, MI

    Check out this beautifully updated 3 bed/1 bath upper and lower 2 story brick complex! the... Read More

  • Multifamily For Sale $29,900
    • 2.5 Baths
    • 1,400 Sq ft
    4653 Marlborough Street , Detroit, MI

    Attn investors: two family flat on marlborough st. 2 bed 1 bath on first floor, & 2 bed 1 bath on... Read More

  • Multifamily For Sale $15,000
    • 3 Baths
    • 1,302 Sq ft
    5214 Mitchell Street , Detroit, MI

    Three-unit styled town homes, have 3 bedrooms 1 bath per unit. three units are row houses and the... Read More

  • Home For Sale $60,000
    • 2 Bed
    • 1.5 Baths
    • 1,431 Sq ft
    18115 Ohio Street , Detroit, MI

    **welcome to bagley** - investors - this is your chance to make a solid investment in bagley!... Read More

  • Home For Sale $20,000
    • 2 Bed
    • 1 Baths
    • 938 Sq ft
    14290 Coyle Street , Detroit, MI

    Nice bungalow. this home features 2 bedrooms, 1 bath, living room, dining room & kitchen. this... Read More

  • Home For Sale $60,000
    • 3 Bed
    • 2 Baths
    • 1,142 Sq ft
    14001 Bringard Drive , Detroit, MI

    A fantastic home with not much to do other than move in. the roof and windows have been updated... Read More

  • Home For Sale $39,900
    • 3 Bed
    • 1 Baths
    • 1,087 Sq ft
    18518 Alcoy Street , Detroit, MI

    This lovely 3 bedroom bungalow w 2 car garage, newer flooring, easy access to local freeways,... Read More

  • Home For Sale $175,000
    • 3 Bed
    • 2.5 Baths
    • 1,224 Sq ft
    5951 Cadieux Road , Detroit, MI

    Charming 3-4 bedroom east english village colonial with fenced private driveway, alarm system,... Read More

  • Home For Sale $615,000
    • 6 Bed
    • 4.5 Baths
    • 5,322 Sq ft
    2480 Iroquois Street , Detroit, MI

    Lovely indian village center entrance colonial. this 6 br 3.5 bath house is in wonderful... Read More

  • Home For Sale $69,900
    • 3 Bed
    • 1 Baths
    • 821 Sq ft
    7162 Alaska Street , Detroit, MI

    Very chic and unique home in detroit near restaurants, schools, shopping and parks, this home... Read More

  • Multifamily For Sale $40,000
    • 2.5 Baths
    • 2,806 Sq ft
    2964 Baldwin Street , Detroit, MI

    Good investment opportunity in the up and coming islandview community. large 2 unit home with 3... Read More

  • Multifamily For Sale $39,900
    • 2 Baths
    • 1,324 Sq ft
    3524 E Palmer Street , Detroit, MI

    Are you a savvy home owner looking for a win win opportunity? live in one unit and enjoy the... Read More

  • Multifamily For Sale $299,000
    • 8 Bed
    • 8 Baths
    • 5,376 Sq ft
    4111 Midland Street , Detroit, MI

    Investor special...perfect opportunity to own a multi-family apartment building that is already... Read More

  • Home For Sale $75,000
    • 3 Bed
    • 1.5 Baths
    • 1,553 Sq ft
    17605 Greenlawn Street , Detroit, MI

    This is a as is sale in bagley district great potential brick and alum col. style home. features... Read More

  • Home For Sale $34,900
    • 3 Bed
    • 1 Baths
    • 960 Sq ft
    8467 Plainview Avenue , Detroit, MI

    Potential, potential, potential is what this bungalow has to offer to its next owner. perfect for... Read More

  • Vacant Land For Sale $130,000
    1751 W Warren Avenue , Detroit, MI

    Two vacant land parcels available on west warren in the desirable neighborhood of historic... Read More

  • Home For Sale $79,900
    • 3 Bed
    • 1 Baths
    • 1,166 Sq ft
    15885 Coyle Street , Detroit, MI

    Step through the front door into the spacious naturally lit living & dining rooms and instantly... Read More

  • Multifamily For Sale $55,000
    • 1 Bed
    • 2 Baths
    • 1,865 Sq ft
    2997 S Liddesdale Street , Detroit, MI

    Handsome brick tudor with separate apartments on first and second floors. first floor unit has... Read More

Detroit - Statistics and Home Trends

Actives Activity Chart


$ 371,843




$ 294

Average Price
Land in Detroit (209) $ 102,869


$ 292,454




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Learn More About Detroit, Michigan

Currently there are 744 homes for sale, 187 condos and apartments for sale and 209 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 1,307 properties on the market for sale. The inventory was last updated 10/29/2020. Of these properties, 744 single family homes are for sale by their owners in Detroit, and 187 condos are for sale by their owners in Detroit. The average price of the single family homes for sale in Detroit, is $388,754, the average condo price in Detroit, is $371,843. The average price per square foot of the active inventory is $101. This is based the living area square footage.

Over the last year, there have been 25,179 of properties sold in Detroit. Of these properties, 20,612 single family homes have sold by their owners in Detroit, and 2,049 condos have sold by their owners in Detroit. The average sales price of the single family homes sold in Detroit, is $168,473. Single family homes have been selling for 40 per square foot of living area. The average sales price of the condos for sale in Detroit, is $227,107. Condos have been selling for 141 per square foot of living area.

The most active subdivisions with listings for sale in Detroit, are: Hendries (plats) (14 For Sale), Robert Oakmans Twelfth St (plats) (10 For Sale), East Detroit Development Cos No 1 (plats) (10 For Sale), Hunt & Leggetts Sub (plats) (10 For Sale), Wildermere Park (plats) (8 For Sale), Albert Cranes Plat (plats) (8 For Sale), South Lafayette Park Sub (also Pg 64) (8 For Sale), Moses W Fields Sub L8 P37 (plats) (7 For Sale), Larneds (deeds) (6 For Sale), Bewicks Sub (plats) (6 For Sale)

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This data up-to-date as of 10/29/2020