East Riverfront Framework Plan Partner Contacts
Detroit RiverFront Conservancy
Emilie Evans, Riverfront Development Planner
Detroit Economic Growth Corporation
Sarah Pavelko, Senior Real Estate Manager
City of Detroit Planning and Development Department
R. Steve Lewis, Urban Design Director - Central District
Resources for Property Owners & Businesses in the East Riverfront District
Empowering people to launch ideas and grow businesses by providing access to education, resources, and a supportive engaged community
Detroit Brownfield Redevelopment Authority (DBRA)
Tax Increment Financing offered through the DBRA is designed to promote the revitalization of environmentally distressed and blighted areas within the boundaries of the City of Detroit, Michigan.
A certified community development financial institution to improve the quality of life in underserved Detroit neighborhoods and residents.
Invest Detroit is a certified Community Development Financial Institution and a leading source of private sector financing to support economic and community development.
Michigan Economic Development Corporation – Community Development Assistance
MEDC community development focuses on creating vibrant, sustainable and unique places by providing economic development services and programs to attract and retain talent in Michigan communities.
Motor City Match connects new and expanding businesses with Detroit’s quality real estate opportunities, providing them with funding and tools to fuel the city’s entrepreneurial revolution.
Opportunity Fund is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) community development financial institution serving the entire State of Michigan.
The City of Detroit offers property owners and businesses both real and personal property tax abatements for investments that meet specific criteria.
The DEGC has loan programs for eligible businesses and property owners to support development projects.
Helps startup and established businesses develop, launch and grow, while strengthening and diversifying the local economy
For a list of additional programs and resources please visit: detroitbizgrid.com