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Cinetopia Cinema Soul Circus

Cinetopia Cinema Circus is a full lineup of fantastically free film events! Featuring everything from screenings to singalongs to yes, actual circus performers, Cinema Circus brings a little bit of Cinetopia to the [...]
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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.

A Realistic Look at the Pros and Cons of a Loft Apartment

Naturally, as the purveyors of righteously amazing loft apartments above the beating heart of downtown Detroit, the Lofts of Merchants Row takes a pretty positive view of the ‘loft lifestyle’ — but we’d be remiss if we didn’t occasionally acknowledge that living in a loft has some [...]


Studio Apartments vs. Loft Apartments

Every once in a while, even in today’s information-rich age, we still come across an apartment hunter — or worse, a website — that is dramatically confused about what exactly a loft apartment is. Many of them seem to think that ‘loft’ means the same thing as ‘studio,’ but is [...]


27 Ways to Tell if You’re Living in a Microapartment  

Microapartments are tiny. Really tiny. In some cities, they go as small as 200 square feet, and purport to be able to furnish one person with everything they need to survive. But who in their right mind would want to do that? No one, we hope. So in the spirit of fun and jest, we decided to put together a list of 27 [...]