Whether you’ve lived in Detroit for years or are just moving to the city, choosing where to live can be difficult! Detroit is made up of numerous neighborhoods and districts that all provide different living experiences, so you’ll want to do some research to see where you would thrive. Conveniently, our apartments for rent in Downtown Detroit are conveniently close to a variety of amazing spaces, so you can explore the area just minutes from your home. Learn about our favorite neighborhoods and find your new home at City Place Detroit today!
Downtown Detroit speaks for itself as one of the best neighborhoods in the city. Whether you enjoy sports, shopping, art, nightlife, or anything else, you’ll be able to find something to do in this area. Catch a game at Ford Field or Comerica Park, go shopping on Woodward Avenue at stores like Lululemon and Nike, broaden your cultural knowledge at the Detroit Opera House and Fox Theatre, or grab a drink with friends at one of many restaurants, bars, and clubs. When you live in or near Downtown Detroit, you can enjoy all this and more with ease.
The star of this neighborhood is Eastern Market itself, an expansive farmer’s market that has grown into its own district. There are multiple markets throughout the week, like the Saturday Market which has over 200 vendors and many visitors, and it takes place year-round. Meanwhile, the Sunday Market showcases local art, food, music, and more, and the events will bring the community closer together. However, if you want a more chill experience, the Tuesday Market is perfect for you. You can get fresh produce, meat, and more, and there are even fitness classes! You will love having this district within arm’s reach of our apartments for rent in Downtown Detroit.
Lafayette Park is another great neighborhood right next to Downtown. This area showcases some amazing outdoor spaces, upscale grocery stores, and more. The Detroit Riverwalk flows through this neighborhood right next to the Detroit River, and you can always visit the William G. Milliken State Park and Harbor, the Outdoor Adventure Center, and The Aretha Franklin Amphitheater for outdoor recreation and entertainment. Meanwhile, you will love shopping at the Meijer Rivertown Market for your groceries and trying the small, local restaurants. This neighborhood is just south of City Place Detroit!
Located near the Medical Center, museums, amazing restaurants, and great grocery stores, Midtown Detroit is a great place to have in your backyard. Conveniently, it will take less than 10 minutes to drive there from our community, less than 30 with public transit, and only 15 minutes if you’re biking! Whole Foods Market is a great place for specialty groceries, and you will love visiting the Detroit Institute of Arts the Detroit Historical Museum, the Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit, and other cultural spaces in this district. Wayne State University, a variety of medical centers, and more are also conveniently located here.
Corktown is just on the other side of Downtown Detroit, and it has some delicious restaurants that you won’t want to miss out on. Whether you want to go grab a bite to eat with friends or by yourself for lunch, these restaurants will have everything you could want. Lager House, McShane’s Irish Pub, and Mercury Burger & Bar are great places for food and drinks. However, Slows Bar BQ, Ima Izakaya, Ottava Vi, and other restaurants will keep you coming back for more. There are even a variety of breweries and wine shops in this district, so you can find a place for any outing here, and it’s a similar distance to Midtown from our community.
With a variety of studio and one-bedroom floor plans, you can find the perfect home to start your journey in Detroit at City Place Apartments! These homes offer features including updated kitchens and bathrooms, walk-in closets, oversized windows, and more, so you can enjoy amazing perks when you find your home here. Additionally, you’ll love all our community amenities like the fitness center, on-site convenience store, patio, and more. Schedule your tour today to find the perfect place to spend your days at our apartments for rent in Downtown Detroit.