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Mike Hanley – A Farewell to Detroit

Mike Hanley has been with the Loft Of Merchants Row from the very beginning. It will be sad to see him go, but he must move on with the next chapter of his life. Congratulations on your retirement and safe travels to [...]
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The Neighborhood of Downtown Detroit

When you live at the Lofts of Merchants Row, year round sporting events are at your door step...check out a Detroit Tiger baseball game at Comerica Park or a football game at Ford Field.

Do you enjoy the arts? Monday could be a concert at the Fox Theater; Wednesday a play at The Gem; and Friday, a high-energy concert at the Fillmore Theater – your life will be energized and filled with excitement.

Feeling lucky? Try the odds at the Greektown, MGM or Motor City Casinos. Feeling Hungry? Try Detroit's Famous Lafeyette and American Coney Island restaurants, fine gourmet dining such as Coach Insignia or the Rattlesnake Club are only blocks from your new home.

  • The Lofts of Merchants Row is located on Woodward Avenue – in the heart of the Campus Martius Development in Downtown Detroit.
  • Merchants Row is one block from the Compuware Global Headquarters and the Hard Rock Café.
  • Campus Martius Park is located just down the street to make walking your dog, recreational activities and exercise convenient and minutes away.
  • Merchants Row is less than one mile from MGM and Greektown casinos – the ultimate entertainment experience with luxury hotels, casinos, signature restaurants, rejuvenating spa, first class entertainment and the hottest nightlife in the city.

Cutting Edge: How to Create a Smart Apartment

Smart homes are all the rage among the one-percenters these days — but there’s no reason that you couldn’t put together your own ‘smart apartment’ by taking full advantage of the technology that the smart home movement is creating. It takes a modest investment — $200-$300 to get a [...]


‘The Dinner Party’ You Don’t Want to Miss Detroit!

You won’t find ‘more slow moving wicker vehicles’ in this city. Detroit is the Motor City, and soon-to-be home to the M1 Rail. And while you might not get invited to ‘The Dinner Party’ at someone’s home this week, you can join your Detroit Family at the ‘Seinfeld Beer Dinner’ at Foran’s Grand Trunk [...]


Crossing the Finish Line as a Community: How the Race is Run & Won in Detroit!

As of October of last year my Aunt ‘J’ had run in 31 Marathons. I haven’t been able to keep track of how many she’s done in the 365 days since then, but I do know she’s lacing ‘em up once again for The Detroit Free Press Marathon this weekend. I also know that I come nowhere near that number. I could go [...]