Co-founded by DFC’s Director of Land Use and Sustainability Victoria Olivier, Brick + Beam Detroit is a support and education network that helps Detroiters conquer home rehabilitation.
CoLab Radio covers the 2010 DFC Strategic Framework planning process, which engaged and incorporated over 100,000 opinions of Detroiters, as a model for "democratic design".
Next City covers Detroit Future City's efforts to implement the city's long-term strategic plan and minimize vacancy through green infrastructure.
The September Restoring Neighborhoods Taskforce Webinar features Anika Goss-Foster, DFC executive director, discussing the Detroit Neighborhood Housing Compact – a partnership formed between DFC and JPMorgan Chase & Co. focused on strengthening the single-family housing market in Detroit neighborhoods.
Rising rents and falling wages are problematic for low-income Detroiters. This article explores this issue with Anika Goss-Foster, DFC executive director.
A decade ago, nearly 100,000 houses in Detroit went into foreclosure. Providing quality housing for all income levels is essential for the future of Detroit. This article highlights Detroit Future City and Anika Goss-Foster’s work and vision around rebalancing Detroit’s housing market.