Resources

Update on Poverty Tax Exemption

Low-income homeowners in Detroit may have their property taxes reduced or waived. The City of Detroit offers a “Poverty Tax Exemption” on an annual basis but you must apply for it.
Applications for this year must be submitted before December 12, 2017.
The Poverty Tax Exemption is not retroactive, but it should be.
Applications are available online

or from

Detroit Citizens Board of Review
Coleman A. Young Municipal Center
2 Woodward Avenue
Room 824
Detroit, MI 48226

Newsletters:

DED NEWSLETTER #3 – WINTER 2017-18

DED NEWSLETTER # 2 – SUMMER 201 7

DED NEWSLETTER #1 – SPRING 2017

Educational:

Land Contract Tips
Reverse Mortgages – Too Good to be True?

A Hurricane Without Water

Advocates:

United Community Housing Coalition – free housing info and legal help

United Community Housing Coalition – intake info

2727 Second Ave Suite 313, Detroit MI 48201  tel: (313) 963-3310

Lakeshore Legal Aid – free legal services

2727 Second Ave Suite 301, Detroit MI  48201   tel:(313) 242-0811