Robert L. Millender Center
Detroit, Michigan, USA
Metro Area: Detroit
World Region: North America


Development Case Study
Project Summary
 
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Project Type:
Mixed-Use--Three Uses or More
Profile Summary

Land Use(s):
Mixed-Use Complex, Upscale/Luxury Hotel, Downtown Housing, Apartments, Retail, Office, Parking Garage, Tennis Facility

Site Size:
2.6 acres/1.1 hectares

Location Type:
Central City

Date Posted:
1986

Keywords:

Public/Private Partnership, Transit-Oriented Development, High-Rise Building

Project Summary

A 1.5-million-square-foot (GBA), mixed-use development occupying a prominent site in downtown Detroit. The Millender Center, located near the Detroit River and adjacent to the Renaissance Center, contains a luxury hotel, rental apartments, and retail and office space, all built around a 1,850-space, seven-story parking garage.

The Development Team

Developer(s)
Millender Center Associates
Forest City Enterprises, Inc.
Henry B. Hagood
City of Detroit, Michigan

Designer(s)
The Ehrenkrantz Group, P.C.

Site Statistics

  Acres Hectares
Site Size 3 1.1

  Square Feet Square Meters
Office Space 10,000 929
Retail Space 37,000 3,437
Industrial Space 0 0

Residential Units NA
--Single-Family Units NA
--Multifamily Units NA
Hotel Rooms 258
Parking Spaces 1,850
Max Floors NA
 
Use Data Status Existing

* NA = Not Available

Date Started 1982
Date Opened 1985
Date Completed 1987

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Detroit, Michigan, USA

Primary Data Source

DCS:ULI Development Case Study

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