Detroit housing http://michiganradio.org en Development group having success in attracting new residents to Detroit http://michiganradio.org/post/development-group-having-success-attracting-new-residents-detroit <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">It's no secret that the Great Recession took a huge toll on Michigan's population.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Our state population dropped for six straight years, leveled out from 2010-2011, and increased slightly from 2011-2012.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">For many cities and neighborhoods, the post-recession challenge is getting new residents back into vacant homes.</span></p> Wed, 28 Aug 2013 21:04:50 +0000 Michigan Radio Newsroom 14183 at http://michiganradio.org Development group having success in attracting new residents to Detroit