We provide a broad range of services and housing assistance for families, veterans and individuals experiencing homelessness or at-risk of homelessness. Our Housing First approach is based on our firm belief that everyone has the right to safe, decent and affordable housing; and that securing housing for the homeless enables him or her to effectively respond to treatment of mental illness and substance abuse issues that are often the root causes of homelessness. We work to secure the documents and assistance for those in need to become eligible for our housing programs.
Our Housing First approach is based on our firm belief that everyone has the right to safe, decent and affordable housing; and that securing housing for the homeless enables him or her to effectively respond to treatment of mental illness and substance abuse issues that are often the root causes of homelessness.
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Apartments for Rent
Southwest Solutions is recognized as a leader in providing quality and affordable apartments and townhouses for rent. Our units offer many amenities for residents to feel at home.
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Developement and Commercial Space
Commercial Space for Lease
Southwest Solutions provides brokerage services and real estate consulting services to private and public companies, and non-profit organizations. We have earned a reputation for actively pursuing our clients’ interests and achieving superior results.
Affordable Housing Services
Southwest Solutions is a recognized leader in affordable housing. We are the leading developer of multifamily housing in southwest Detroit. These units are managed by an experienced and bilingual team of certified specialists familiar with all aspects of property management, compliance, reporting, and resident services.
Southwest Solutions is a recognized leader in affordable housing. We are the leading developer of multifamily housing in southwest Detroit. These units are managed by an experienced and bilingual team of certified specialists familiar with all aspects of property management, compliance, reporting, and resident services. Our team is committed to improving the quality of life of all our tenants. For information about our apartments and townhouses for rent, click here.
No Interest Home Repair Loans
The Detroit 0% Interest Home Repair Loan Program provides financing for eligible homeowners looking to replace or patch roofs, replace windows, upgrade plumbing, make electrical repairs, replace the furnace, and address structural or safety issues. The $8M program was announced by Mayor Mike Duggan in March 2015.
Michigan Lending Solutions is a community-based lender that can help you overcome today’s home financing challenges. We offer you a supportive alternative to confusing and profit-driven loan programs that can leave you feeling intimidated, overwhelmed and out of the marketplace. You can also be assured that our rates and terms are highly competitive and transparent.
Newberry Home Ownership
Southwest Solutions is transitioning 60 former rental properties in the Newberry community to affordable homeownership. Newberry is an 8-block area in the Chadsey-Condon neighborhood in southwest Detroit. Current renters have priority in taking advantage of this opportunity. The Newberry program is supported through a generous donation from the Sam L. and Judith G. Yaker Fund.
Veterans Housing Services
Southwest Solutions and our partners offer a comprehensive array of programs to assist veterans who are homeless, formerly homeless, or at-risk of becoming homeless. These programs provide services and resources, including the opportunity for housing or housing assistance, to help the veterans avoid or recover from homelessness, develop self-sufficiency and reintegrate into the community.
Piquette Square for Veterans
Piquette Square is a 150-unit apartment project in Detroit to house and care for homeless veterans. Piquette Square offers comprehensive support services to help the veterans develop self-sufficiency and reintegrate into the community. Southwest Solutions developed Piquette Square and owns and manages it.
Supportive Services for Veteran Families (SSVF)
The Supportive Services for Veteran Families (SSVF) program aims to improve very low income veteran families’ housing stability. SSVF provides outreach and case management services and assists participants in obtaining VA benefits and other public benefits. Veterans may qualify for short term rental assistance or assistance with first month’s rent, security deposit and /or utility assistance. The SSVF program is implemented through our Housing Resource Center.
Veterans Community Resources and Referral Center (VCRRC)
At VA Detroit Healthcare System, our health care teams are deeply experienced and guided by the needs of Veterans, their families, and caregivers. Find a health facility near you, and manage your health online. Sign up for community events and updates.