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PassingFair Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Jun-14-08 01:17 PM
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22. Boston Edison is also primarily filled with HUGE mansions.
And surrounded by swaths of really
dangerous territory...

If you're looking for classic colonials, go for
Huntington Woods (with SharonRB as a neighbor,
or the Grosse Pointes).

I don't know about Huntington Woods, but
the Pointes have FANTASTIC deals on homes,
due to forced relocation of the auto execs
that used to populate the area.
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  -we are selling our home in VA and thinking about moving to Detroit any advice? angstlessk  Jun-08-08 11:39 PM   #0 
  - It's a buyer's market!  GreenEyedLefty   Jun-09-08 12:26 PM   #1 
  - thank you, Yes we are truly amazed at the prices and since we no longer  angstlessk   Jun-09-08 02:56 PM   #2 
  - Detroit schools rank terrible -- one article a bit ago said something  IdaBriggs   Jun-09-08 11:02 PM   #3 
  - no kids in school, we are looking at the Boston/Edison historic district.  angstlessk   Jun-10-08 03:22 PM   #7 
     - There are some beautiful old homes in that area  SharonRB   Jun-10-08 03:24 PM   #8 
        - that's amazing...shopping never occured to me, I figured Detroit...gotta  angstlessk   Jun-10-08 03:31 PM   #9 
           - Things are starting to come back in pockets, but  SharonRB   Jun-10-08 03:57 PM   #10 
  - Welcome, but  Royal Oak Rog   Jun-10-08 12:13 PM   #4 
  - But on the upside  JNelson6563   Jun-10-08 12:21 PM   #5 
  - Virginia has not a single professional ball team of any sort...  angstlessk   Jun-10-08 03:21 PM   #6 
     - Virginia is Redskin Country  Royal Oak Rog   Jun-10-08 07:33 PM   #11 
  - Hello there from a Detroiter born and raised...  GigiMommy   Jun-10-08 09:46 PM   #12 
  - I saw Indian Village what a GEORGEOUS location...the homes are truly mansions  angstlessk   Jun-12-08 08:34 AM   #14 
  - Indian Village is fabulous  1gobluedem   Jun-12-08 01:59 PM   #16 
  - Boston Edison is also primarily filled with HUGE mansions.  PassingFair   Jun-14-08 01:17 PM   #22 
     - Same here in the other Woods in Oakland County  SharonRB   Jun-14-08 10:20 PM   #23 
        - Plus...  PassingFair   Jun-14-08 10:42 PM   #24 
           - Awwwww. thanks!  SharonRB   Jun-14-08 10:43 PM   #25 
              - My friend from work is going with her kids...  PassingFair   Jun-14-08 11:12 PM   #26 
                 - No, I haven't  SharonRB   Jun-15-08 08:24 AM   #27 
  - I was just at that starbucks yesterday...  butterfly77   Jun-26-08 02:32 PM   #43 
  - Welcome. Lots of water here.  Festivito   Jun-11-08 08:51 PM   #13 
  - I almost cried looking at the prices they are asking for some of those homes  angstlessk   Jun-12-08 08:36 AM   #15 
     - More like some old fart allowed the mortgage industry to deregulate  1gobluedem   Jun-12-08 02:00 PM   #17 
  - Get a quote for home and auto insurance in each neighborhood you're looking at  Strawman   Jun-12-08 03:00 PM   #18 
  - holy cow! the auto insurance is legalized theft sounds like...they just shifted  angstlessk   Jun-12-08 04:37 PM   #19 
  - You might consider the Grosse Pointe area  bif   Jun-13-08 01:45 PM   #20 
  - Indeed they ARE beautiful and about $200,000 at the cheap end of the scale  angstlessk   Jun-13-08 05:58 PM   #21 
  - Welcome to the hood!  Lefty48197   Jun-15-08 11:47 AM   #28 
  - Don't overlook Oakland county.  JustABozoOnThisBus   Jun-16-08 05:48 AM   #29 
     - I agree  SharonRB   Jun-16-08 09:27 AM   #30 
        - There's Pleasant Ridge too!  GigiMommy   Jun-16-08 09:17 PM   #31 
           - Absolutely! n/t  SharonRB   Jun-17-08 08:50 AM   #32 
  - 8.5 percent unemployment, IMHO not a smart move.  sarcasmo   Jun-19-08 07:27 PM   #33 
  - okay now I feel like a smuck...we will probably move to Cleveland OH  angstlessk   Jun-19-08 07:29 PM   #34 
     - Why would you fear for your husband?  SharonRB   Jun-19-08 07:38 PM   #35 
        - black on black crime is more predominate than any other crime  angstlessk   Jun-19-08 07:54 PM   #36 
           - The suburbs are very safe  SharonRB   Jun-19-08 07:55 PM   #37 
           - I grew up in Detroit  GigiMommy   Jun-19-08 09:22 PM   #38 
              - I personally prefer Detroit, it is truly beautiful and the planning that went  angstlessk   Jun-20-08 03:05 PM   #39 
                 - Oh well, I tried...  GigiMommy   Jun-20-08 07:17 PM   #40 
                    - in fact we are looking at East Cleveland and everyone says..it is ohhh soooo dangerous  angstlessk   Jun-20-08 07:37 PM   #41 
                       - I am from Michigan and if I were moving it wouldn't be to Ohio or Michigan.  sarcasmo   Jun-21-08 03:20 PM   #42 
 

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