Metro Detroit


November 09, 2017

The Detroit Economic Growth Corp., has chosen Banyan Investments, LLC for the re-development of the vacant Stone Soap building, along the east riverfront. The $27M project will feature 33 apartments, 30 condos, a “European-style” market with food retailers and seating, plus a new home for the Shakespeare in Detroit nonprofit.

Construction is expected to begin in the spring and take about two years to complete.

The existing 3 structures on the property to be renovated were built between 1907 and 1929; a new addition to those structures is expected as well.

Banyan is currently redeveloping the former St. Charles School into the St. Charles Residences, in Islandview.

To learn more about the Stone Soap Building development, click here; to learn more about new homes across metro Detroit, click here.

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