Resources and Helpful Links

DLBA Renovation Perks
Financing Help!
Detroit Neighborhood Initiative
What happens after my home purchase?
Saturday Home Renovation Workshop Series
Michigan Residential Builders License Course

How can I find the amount of taxes owed and the name of a tax  payer or property owner?

Wayne County Treasurer’s Office – Ownership of Property
International Center 400 Monroe, 5th FL
Office Hours: Monday – Friday 8:00am – 4:30pm
Phone:  (313) 224-5990 Web:  treasurer.waynecounty.com
Tax Foreclosure Line:  (313)224-5990

How can I get information about the Michigan Land Bank and the programs offered?

Michigan Land Bank Fast Track Authority (Detroit & Lansing)
DETROIT: Cadillac Place, 3022 W. Grand Blvd., Suite 4-600
LANSING: 735 E. Michigan Avenue; Lansing, MI 48912
Phone:  (517) 335-8212  Email:  landbank@michigan.gov
Web:  michigan.gov/landbank

Where do I get deed information?

Wayne County Register of Deeds
400 Monroe, Suite 700; Detroit, MI 48226
Phone:  (313) 224-5850

Where do I get tax information?

City of Detroit Assessor’s Office
Coleman A. Young Municipal Center (CAYMC)
2 Woodward Avenue, Suite 804; Detroit, MI 48226
Phone:  (313) 224-3011

Where do I pay my property taxes?

City of Detroit Treasury Division – Tax Records
Coleman A. Young Municipal Center (CAYMC)
2 Woodward Avenue, Suite 154; Detroit, MI 48226
Office Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00am – 4:30pm
Phone:  (313) 224-3560  Fax:  (313)224-3541
TTY:  711 or (800) 649-3777
(Cost: $2.00 for copy of tax information on the side lots.)

How do I report dangerous buildings and illegal dumping?

City of Detroit Building Safety & Other Important Resources
Building & Safety Engineering Department:  (313)224-2733
Abandoned/Dangerous Buildings Hotline:  (313) 224-3215
Department of Public Works for Illegal Dumping:  (313)224-3901
Environmental Affairs:  (313) 471-5108