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Punch Bowl Social

Alex & Cat socializing at Punch Bowl Social downtown with others from the Lofts of Merchants Row. The organized building events give you a chance to meet your neighbors and have a great [...]
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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.

Let’s Play (Ball)!: Opening Day in Detroit!

My ‘Spring Training’ for Opening Day in Detroit is essentially effortless. I wake up, look out my bedroom windows at Comerica Park, get Little Dog outfitted in her Detroit Tigers jersey, walk out the front door of my Downtown Detroit loft…and I’m right in the midst of the celebrations! Fielding texts and [...]


Turning an Apartment Bathroom into an Oasis

Apartment bathrooms are, almost universally, just about the most functional things in existence. Inexpensive linoleum floors, inexpensive laminate countertops, inexpensive fixtures on the tub and sink, and of course blank off-white walls. So how can you take that generic, Spartan space and turn it into a place you can [...]


Two Legal Ways to Make Side Money in Your Apartment

Most rental agreements have a clause in them that specifies that you’re not allowed to run a business out of your apartment. There’s a good reason for that — zoning laws, tax questions, and other legal issues can turn your business into your landlord’s nightmare if the wrong governmental agent [...]