Housing Guide

Detroit Mercy Law does not have on-campus housing. The following is a listing of nearby properties and specials offered to Detroit Mercy Law students.

Disclaimer: Detroit Mercy Law assumes no responsibility for contracts/leases between individuals and is not responsible or liable for the consequences of any student housing arrangement.  In addition, Detroit Mercy Law does not endorse or sponsor any of the agencies, services, or properties included in this listing. Landlords have the right to change listed offers at any time.

Detroit area apartment listings from ApartmentList.com

Miles have been calculated, one way, from Detroit Mercy Law to each apartment location and do not reflect delays due to roadwork or peak traffic times.

Highlighted apartment title indicates properties recommended by Detroit Mercy Law students.

For Housing Questions, please contact:  Barbara Stockwell-Buslepp at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

DETROIT

Renaissance city apartments - 0.3 miles

555 Brush Street 
(313) 222-1500
https://rca.prospectportal.com/

  • Waived application fee and waived $100 administration fee.
  • Security Deposit as low as $150 (depending on credit).
  • Fitness center, tennis courts, jogging track, and indoor pool (tennis Court and Jogging track under construction)
  • 6, 9, and 12 month leases, $150 parking
  • Utilities not included
  • Pets under 35lbs with $400 deposit, $250 is refundable.
  • All apartments are renovated with new flooring and appliances
  • Detroit Mercy Law Student Discounts
  • Suites Available
  • 1 bedroom - $1230-$1400
  • 2 bedroom - $1500-$1850

 

Cadillac Square Apartments - 0.5 miles

111 Cadillac Square
(313) 962-0718

http://www.newcadillacsquare.com/

  • Includes all utilities (except cable and internet)
  • 10% Student discount
  • 12 month lease
  • Allows dogs (nonaggressive) under 25lbs. and cats
  • Parking next door for $75.00 a month or covered lot around the corner $100.00 a month
  • Work-out facility
  • Move in specials with good credit report
  • Studio        - Market Value
  • 1 Bedroom - Market Value

 

JEAN RIVARD APARTMENTS - O.5 MILES

930 E. Lafayette
(313) 567-9126

  • 3, 6, and 12 month leases; 12 month lease specials
  • Free parking
  • Garage parking available for $50/month
  • Outdoor pool
  • Utilities included, except electricity
  • 1 Bedroom - Market Value
  • 2 Bedroom - Market Value

 

THE LOFTS AT MERCHANTS ROW - O.8 MILES

1247 Woodward Ave 
(877) 826-1027
WEBSITE

  • 12 month lease only
  • Pets allowed under 25 lbs. with deposit up to a full months rent plus $25 monthly charge
  • Residential Referral Program
  • Fitness Center
  • Washer/Dryer in apartments
  • Free shuttle service to Detroit Mercy Law till 11:00pm
  • $90/month parking
  • $25/occupant for water & trash
  • Studio        - Market Value
  • 1 Bedroom - Market Value
  • 2 Bedroom - Market Value


 

PAVILION APARTMENTS - 0.8 MILES

One Lafayette Plaisance Street
(866) 898-9265
http://www.thepaviliondetroit.com/

  • 6-12 month lease; 12 month lease specials
  • Full-time students receive waived security deposit, with credit approval
  • Utilities included, except electricity
  • Fitness Center, pool, and community center
  • $40/month parking
  • Cat-friendly with a $250 non-refundable deposit and $10/month
  • Vending Machines available
  • Studio        - Market Value
  • 1 Bedroom - Market Value
  • 2 Bedroom - Market Value


 

THE LOFTS @ WOODWARD CENTER - O.9 MILES

1448 Woodward
(313) 496-3000
WEBSITE

  • $50 non-refundable fee
  • 12 month lease available
  • Washer and dryer, central air and heat, refrigerator, stove, dishwasher & garbage disposal
  • One parking space included. Valet parking available from 5pm-5am. Additional parking $100/month
  • Water, sewer, and trash included. Residents are responsible for gas and electric
  • Small dogs, under 20 lbs (non-aggressive breeds) and cats are welcome. One time $100 fee required with each pet. 2 pet maximum
  • Intercom entry. Security guard on-site from 5pm-5am. Gated Parking
  • 1 Bedroom - Market Value
  • 2 Bedroom - Market Value


 

LAFAYETTE TOWERS - 0.8 MILES

1301 Orleans Street
(313) 567-6100
http://www.lafayette-towers.com/

  • Detroit Mercy Law students receive $150 off their first full month's rent
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • 24/7 Fitness Center; outdoor pool
  • $50-$80 gated outdoor parking
  • $85-$160 indoor garage parking
  • Free basement storage area
  • Utilities included, except electricity
  • 24 Hour Laundry Center
  • 48 Hour On-site Dry Cleaning
  • Studio        - Market Value
  • 1 Bedroom - Market Value
  • 2 Bedroom - Market Value


 

DETROIT CITY APARTMENTS - 1.1 MILES

1431 Washington Blvd.
(313) 961-5820
http://www.detroitcityapartments.com/

  • 6, 9, and 12 month leases
  • Detroit Mercy Law Students receive discount
  • Pets under 35lbs. with a $400 deposit and $20/month; $250 is refundable
  • Business and Fitness Center
  • Sky Club with roof-top pool, a clubhouse, and a sports court for volleyball and singles tennis
  • Separate Sauna in Locker Rooms
  • 24 Hour Laundry Center
  • 24 Hour Pick-up/ Drop-off Dry Cleaning
  • Free Wi-Fi on Club and Sky Club floors
  • Tennis and Track
  • People mover stop across the street   
  • $120 Parking
  • 1 Bedroom - Market Value
  • 2 Bedroom - Market Value


 

RIVERFRONT TOWERS - 1.4 MILES

250 Riverfront Drive
(313) 393-5030
http://www.liveriverfrontdetroit.com/

  • Spectacular river views
  • 24 hour gated community
  • Washer & Dryer in unit
  • Laundry Room available for larger loads
  • Parking is $65 per vehicle (5 level covered structure)
  • Pets under 40 lbs; $250 one-time fee and $25/month
  • Tennis court, jogging track, volleyball court
  • Fitness Center includes heated pool and step in Jacuzzi
  • Salon and Dry Cleaners
  • Signature Bar & Grille (11am to Midnight)
  • Comerica ATM
  • Mini-Market
  • Direct access to people mover and Joe Louis Arena
  • Short and long term leases available
  • 1 BR/1 Bath - Market Value
  • 1 BR/DEN    - Market Value
  • 2 BR/1 Bath - Market Value
  • 2 BR/2 Bath - Market Value
  • 2 BR/DEN    - Market Value
  • Unique Combined Apartments - Market Value

CIRCLE DRIVE COMMONS APARTMENTS – 2.1MILES

1440 Robert Bradby Drive
(313) 393-2550
http://circledrive.huntingtonmanagement.com/

  • No Security Deposit Program, pending credit approval
  • Water included
  • Full size Washer/Dryer
  • Free parking
  • Hardwood floors on first floor units
  • Carpeted floors on second floor units
  • 12 Month lease
  • No Pets
  • 2 BR Lower Unit – Market Value
  • 2 BR Upper Unit – Market Value

RIVER PLACE APARTMENTS - 1.6 MILES

500 River Place
(313) 259-5666
http://www.riverplaceluxuryapartments.com/

  • Free parking for first month; $50/month after first month
  • Some units include washer and dryer
  • Laundry Center available
  • Water Included
  • Fitness Center
  • Pets allowed; $250 non-refundable fee and $25/month
  • 1 Bedroom - Market Value
  • 2 Bedroom - Market Value

 

 

HARBORTOWN - 1.9 MILES

3500 Harbortown Drive
(313) 259-3020
https://tritonproperties.com/properties/residential/michigan/harbortown/

  • 12 or 18 month leases available
  • Washer/Dryer in each unit
  • Free parking
  • Fitness center with tennis courts and pools (will  be completed Summer 2016)
  • Picnic Area
  • Water and Trash Removal included
  • Pets allowed under 25 lbs w/$300 non-refundable fee and $35/month
  • 1 Bedroom - Market Value
  • 2 Bedroom - Market Value


 

KEAN RESIDENCES - 3.5 MILES

8925 E. Jefferson Ave
(313) 822-0808
www.tritonproperties.com/properties/residential/michigan/kean-residences/

  • 12 or 18 month leases available
  • Washer/Dryer in each unit
  • Parking: $20-$25/month
  • Heat and Water Included
  • 24 Hours Laundry Center
  • Cats allowed w/$275 non-refundable fee
  • 1 Bedroom - Market Value
  • 2 Bedroom - Market Value


 

HIBBARD TOWER RESIDENCES - 3.4 MILES

8905 E. Jefferson
(313) 822-0808
https://tritonproperties.com/properties/residential/michigan/hibbard-tower-residences/

  • 12 or 18 month leases available
  • Washer/Dryer in each unit
  • Parking: $20-$25/month
  • Heat and Water Included
  • 24 Hours Laundry Center
  • Cats allowed w/$275 non-refundable fee
  • 1 Bedroom - Market Value
  • 2 Bedroom - Market Value

 

 

TROMBLEY LODGE - 3.5 MILES

1050 Hibbard Street
(313) 822-0808
https://tritonproperties.com/properties/residential/michigan/trombley-lodge-residences/

  • 12 or 18 month leases available
  • Parking: $20-$25/month
  • All Utilities Included
  • 24 Hours Laundry Center
  • Cats allowed w/$275 non-refundable fee
  • Studio - Market Value
  • 1 Bedroom - Market Value

 

Alden Towers – 2.9 Miles

8100 E. Jefferson
(313) 824-1310
http://www.aldentowers.com/

  • 12 or 18 month leases available
  • All Utilities, except parking and electricity
  • Parking: $60/month for outdoor parking; $85/month for full valet parking
  • Laundry Center available
  • Fitness Center
  • Wi-Fi
  • Cats and Service Dogs allowed; $275 non-refundable fee
  • 1 Bedroom - Market Value
  • 2 Bedroom - Market Value

 

Water’s Edge – 2.0 Miles

3500 E. Jefferson
(313) 259-3020
www.watersedgedetroit.com

  • 12 or 18 month leases available
  • Water and Trash Removal Included
  • Washer/Dryer in each unit
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Center with pool and tennis courts (opening Summer 2016)
  • High –Speed Wi-Fi
  • Pets allowed; $250 non-refundable fee and $35/month
  • 1 Bedroom - Market Value
  • 2 Bedroom - Market Value

 

 

PARKSTONE  & PARKHURST APARTMENTS - 3.2 MILES

1415 Parker St.
(313) 823-0300
http://www.parkstoneapartments.com/

  • An array of floor plans and amenities
  • Most units with hardwood floors, generous closets, storage space, modern appliances, etc.
  • Upgraded units boast of panoramic views of the city and river
  • Gas, Electric, Water, and Trash included in a flat $50/month fee
  • All units pre-wired for phone, cable, and internet
  • Wi-Fi in sitting room
  • Restaurant
  • Laundry Room
  • Cat-Friendly: $250 Fee + proof of vaccination + picture of the cat

 

 

CITY PLACE DETROIT - 1.2 MILES

1600 Antietam Ave.
(313) 567-0400
www.cityplacedetroit.com

  • 12 Month leases
  • Completely renovated: brand new countertops, flooring, tubs, etc.
  • Fitness Center
  • Convenience Store
  • Utilities included: water, heat, gas, electricity, and parking
  • Wi-Fi available in Business Center
  • Four Laundry Centers
  • 24 Hour Security at Front Desk; Security Car in parking lot from 9PM to 6AM
  • Pets of selective breed allowed, pending management approval; $150 non-refundable fee

Cadillac Square Apartments - 0.5 miles

111 Cadillac Square
(313) 962-0718
WEBSITE

  • Includes all utilities (except cable and internet)
  • 10% Student discount
  • 12 month lease
  • Allows dogs (nonaggressive) under 25lbs. and cats
  • Parking next door for $75.00 a month or covered lot around the corner $100.00 a month
  • Work-out facility
  • Move in specials with good credit report
  • Studio        - Market Value
  • 1 Bedroom - Market Value

jEAN RIVARD aPARTMENTS - 0.7 MILES

930 E. Lafayette
(313) 567-9126
WEBSITE

  • 3, 6, and 12 month leases
  • Free parking
  • Outdoor pool
  • Utilities included, except electricity
  • Add $50/month for garage parking
  • 1 Bedroom - Market Value
  • 2 Bedroom - Market Value

THE LOFTS AT MERCHANTS ROW - 0.8 MILES

1247 Woodward Ave
(877) 826-1027
WEBSITE

  • 12 month lease only
  • Pets allowed under 25 lbs. with deposit up to a full months rent plus $25 monthly charge
  • Residential Referral Program
  • Fitness Center
  • Washer/Dryer in apartments
  • Free shuttle service to Detroit Mercy Law till 11:00pm
  • $90/month parking
  • $25/occupant for water & trash
  • Studio        - Market Value
  • 1 Bedroom - Market Value
  • 2 Bedroom - Market Value

PAVILION APARTMENTS - 0.8 MILES

One Lafayette Plaisance Street
(866) 898-9265
WEBSITE

  • 6-12 month lease
  • Waived security deposit (with credit approval)
  • Utilities included except electricity
  • Fitness Center and pool
  • Studio        - Market Value
  • 1 Bedroom - Market Value
  • 2 Bedroom - Market Value

THE LOFTS @ WOODWARD CENTER - 0.9 MILES

1448 Woodward
(313) 496-3000
WEBSITE

  • $50 non-refundable fee
  • 12 month lease available
  • Washer and dryer, central air and heat, refrigerator, stove, dishwasher & garbage disposal
  • One parking space included. Valet parking available from 5pm-5am. Additional parking $100/month
  • Water, sewer, and trash included. Residents are responsible for gas and electric
  • Small dogs, under 20 lbs (non-aggressive breeds) and cats are welcome. One time $100 fee required with each pet. 2 pet maximum
  • Intercom entry. Security guard on-site from 5pm-5am. Gated Parking
  • 1 Bedroom - Market Value
  • 2 Bedroom - Market Value

LAFAYETTE TOWERS - 1.0 MILES

1301 Orleans
(313) 567-6100
WEBSITE

  • Detroit Mercy Law students receive $150 off their first month's rent
  • Free WiFi
  • Fitness center
  • $15-30 outside parking
  • $45-60 inside parking
  • Free storage area
  • Studio        - Market Value
  • 1 Bedroom - Market Value
  • 2 Bedroom - Market Value

DETROIT CITY APARTMENTS - 1.1 MILES

1431 Washington Blvd.
(313) 961-5820
WEBSITE

  • 6, 9, and 12 month leases
  • Pets under 35lbs. with a $150 refundable deposit
  • Business and Fitness Center
  • Sauna and pool
  • Tennis and Track
  • People mover stop
  • $75 Parking
  • 1 Bedroom - Market Value
  • 2 Bedroom - Market Value

RIVERFRONT TOWERS - 1.1 MILES

100 Riverfront Drive
(313) 393-5030
WEBSITE

  • Spectacular river views
  • 24 hour gated community
  • Water included, residents pay electric and gas
  • Washer & Dryer in unit
  • Parking is $50 per vehicle (5 level covered sturcture)
  • Tennis court, jogging track, volleyball court
  • Fitness Center includes heated pool and step in jacuzzi
  • Salon and Dry Cleaners
  • Signature Bar & Grille (11am to Midnight)
  • Comerica ATM
  • Direct access to people mover and Joe Louis Arena
  • Short and long term leases
  • 1 BR/1 Bath - Market Value
  • 1 BR/DEN    - Market Value
  • 2 BR/1 Bath - Market Value
  • 2 BR/2 Bath - Market Value
  • 2 BR/DEN    - Market Value
  • Unique combined apts - Market Value

Circle drive commons apartments - 1.6 MILEs

1440A Robert Bradby Drive
(313) 393-2550
WEBSITE

  • Call for no security deposit program
  • Full size Washer/Dryer
  • Free parking
  • Hardwood floors on first floor units
  • Carpeted floors on second floor units
  • 12 Month lease
  • No Pets
  • 2 BR Lower Unit - $939 per month
  • 2 BR Upper Unit - $999 per month

River Place apartments - 1.6 miles

500 River Place
(313) 259-5666
WEBSITE

  • Free parking
  • Utilities included except electricity in most units
  • Fitness Center
  • Pet friendly
  • 1 Bedroom - Market Value
  • 2 Bedroom - Market Value

HARBOR TOWN - 1.9 MILES

250 Harbortown Drive
(313) 259-3020
WEBSITE

  • 12 month lease
  • Washer/Dryer in apartments
  • Free parking
  • Fitness center with tennis courts and pools
  • Sand Volleyball court, basketball court and picnic area
  • Utilities included except electricity
  • Pets allowed under 25 lbs w/$300 non-refundable deposit
  • 1 Bedroom - Market Value
  • 2 Bedroom - Market Value

TRITON PROPERTIES - 2.86 MILES

8100 E. Jefferson Ave.
Suite 100
(313) 586-1065

  • Special incentive for Detroit Mercy Law students - 1 month free rent on a 13-18 month lease.
  • VIEW all properties (Kean, Hibbard Tower, Van Dyke, and Parker are currently being renovated and updated)

PARKSTONE & PARKHURST APARTMENTS - 3.16 MILES

1415 Parker St.
(313) 823-0300
WEBSITE

  • An array of floor plans and amenities
  • Most units with hardwood floors, generous closets, storage space, modern appliances, etc.
  • Upgraded units boast of panoramic views of the city and river
  • Gas, Electric, Water, and Trash included in a flat $50/month fee
  • All units pre-wired for phone, cable, and internet

April 2016

FURNITURE


Cort Student Furniture

Sheri Bretz - This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
WEBSITE

Student Package

  • $99 a month with a 12 month lease
  • $129 a month with a 9 month lease

Includes:

Sofa, Chair, Cocktail Table, End Table, Lamp, Dining Table, 4 Dining Chairs, Queen Mattress and Box Spring, Headboard, Desser, Mirror, Nightstand and Lamp

Add a Bedroom (to any student package) $55 a month

Additional deluxe student packages available

Two locations in the Detroit area:

42350 Grand River
Novi, MI
(248) 449-7560

28241 Mound Road
Warren, MI
(586) 578-9560

Local Newspapers

Grosse Pointe News      www.grossepointenews.com
Royal Oak Tribune        www.dailytribune.com
Woodard Talk               www.candgnews.com
Observer & Eccentric    www.hometownlife.com

Grosse Pointe Housing Foundation

The Grosse Pointe Housing Foundation Student Grant program is still available in Grosse Pointe Park for full-time law students.  This grant program will offer qualifying students up to 50% of the rent but not to exceed $350 per month.

For more information, applicants, student eligibility requirements and location of the rental units in Grosse Pointe Park, please email at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or visit www.grossepointepark.org.