In the Media

U-M class teaches Detroiters how to buy, fix homes

Peter Allen, who’s shared his real estate investing strategies with more than 3,500 University of Michigan students since 1981, turns his attention to Detroit, which he calls “one of the most undervalued big cities in the world with billions of dollars of real estate opportunity.”

U-M Detroit Center is activity hub in resurgent city

It was an epic transformation. A young man from Southwest Detroit went from gang member to neighborhood leader and police cadet. And the University of Michigan’s Detroit Center was the setting for one particularly poignant moment in his journey.

Detroit Center Connector aims to increase ridership

After a successful first trial year, the University’s MDetroit Center Connector bus has established itself as a viable option for students traveling to Detroit. Now, the goal is to generate more interest to keep the program alive and growing.