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A New Way Of Parking In Detroit

Anyone who visits downtown Detroit knows the struggles of parking…
April 10, 2015/by Cool Places to Live

Shop Small Business Saturday

    Although you should be shopping small businesses…
November 29, 2014/by Cool Places to Live

Rent Stabilization

To Stabilize Or Not To Stabilize? When I started Cool Places…
November 18, 2014/by Cool Places to Live

Rubbed Detroit

OK listen, I don't get out as much as I would like to, because…
November 2, 2014/by Cool Places to Live

Frida!!

Whelp Racheal Lutz has done it again. She has gone and opened…
October 24, 2014/by Cool Places to Live

New Hockey Stadium Plans

  Some of the advantages of being apart of Slow Roll…
October 21, 2014/by Cool Places to Live

M1-Rail

Well the M1-Rail has finally begun!! The streetcar project…
August 28, 2014/by Cool Places to Live

Oh Thank Heaven!!

Detroit has another 7 Eleven. This time it is located right in…
August 1, 2014/by Cool Places to Live

Detroit Is Getting Spoiled

Nine new restaurants in the Detroit area..nine?! OK well we are…
July 25, 2014/by Cool Places to Live

Cash Mob At Motor City Wine

Don’t forget today is Shop Small Business Saturday all over…
December 1, 2013/by Cool Places to Live

Midtown’s Two Cool New Places

Midtown has two new cool places for you to check out.  In alphabetical…
November 28, 2013/by Cool Places to Live

Two Men And A Truck Joins Us

We are trying really hard to build a good resource site for…
November 4, 2013/by Cool Places to Live

Cool Tip For The Day

Cool Tip for the Day: Notices to vacate. To make your search…
November 4, 2013/by Cool Places to Live

Dally In The Alley 2013

  Our favorite Dally that takes place in the Alley,…
September 6, 2013/by Cool Places to Live

Cool Tip For The Day

Cool Tip for the day: Safety?  We get this request a lot, and…
August 30, 2013/by Cool Places to Live

Mudgie’s Discount For Cool People

  Hey cool people, why don’t you start your weekend…
August 24, 2013/by Cool Places to Live

Cool Tip For The Day

Cool Tip for the day: Because I’ve worked on both sides of…
August 11, 2013/by Cool Places to Live

Detroit Sounds Like This

A friend of mine just introduced me to his website, Detroit Sounds…
August 4, 2013/by Cool Places to Live

Discounts For Cool People

Has anyone taken advantage of their 10% off at Mudgie’s Deli? …
July 30, 2013/by Cool Places to Live

Cool Tip For The Day

Cool Tip for the day: If you decide to go at this apartment search …
June 28, 2013/by Cool Places to Live

Always Brewing Is No Longer A Pop-Up

Our friend Amanda Brewington will no longer have to pop-up anywhere,…
June 23, 2013/by Cool Places to Live

Slow Roll Is Growing

Yikes oh yikes there are so many bikes!!  Well as you can clearly…
June 19, 2013/by Cool Places to Live

Cool Sponsors

If you haven’t noticed the CPTL website is adding sponsors,…
June 17, 2013/by Cool Places to Live

Saving The Masonic Temple

I’m totally convinced that Detroit has a city full of Guardian…
June 4, 2013/by Cool Places to Live

Mootown Creamery

  So Mootown Creamery has been in business for about…
May 22, 2013/by Cool Places to Live

Campus Martius Park At Night

This was absolutely the perfect night to be at Campus Martius…
May 15, 2013/by Cool Places to Live

Cool Places to Live T-shirts

  The wait is finally over, Cool Places to Live t-shirts…
April 8, 2013/by Cool Places to Live

Building Whole Foods

  I know a Whole Foods pic was promised a while ago,…
April 1, 2013/by Cool Places to Live

Avalon Thinks We Are Cool

Apparently Avalon thinks we are as cool as we think they are. …
March 29, 2013/by Cool Places to Live

Downtown Detroit Is Changing

There is a lot of changes on the horizon for downtown Detroit…
March 29, 2013/by Cool Places to Live

Nain Roughe

  Well the time is upon us again to banish The…
March 23, 2013/by Cool Places to Live

Motor City Wine Is Moving

My favorite wine bar that I was going to long before everyone…
March 20, 2013/by Cool Places to Live

Detroit Bike City’s Tweed Party

  Detroit Bike City’s Tweed City charity event…
March 16, 2013/by Cool Places to Live

Drinks X Design @ Shinola

  Detroit just keeps showing up and showing out.…
March 16, 2013/by Cool Places to Live

Detroit Bike City Expo 2013

  OK so for all of you bike cycle enthusiast (including…
March 5, 2013/by Cool Places to Live

The Roasting Plant Has Arrived

    The Roasting Plant is a relatively new coffee…
March 1, 2013/by Cool Places to Live

Avalon’s Distribution Center

      Avalon Bakery had their “Avalon…
February 22, 2013/by Cool Places to Live

Lafayette Towers Renovations

Cool Places to Live provide services designed to make it easier…
February 21, 2013/by Cool Places to Live

Cool Places to Live T-shirts

OK so we have people that want to buy a Cool Places to Live t-shirt…
February 13, 2013/by Cool Places to Live

Coolest Growing Neighborhoods in Detroit

As if we didn’t already know, someone has decided to point…
February 7, 2013/by Cool Places to Live

Endorsing Your Coolness Is Coming Soon

We hope you enjoy visiting Cool Places to Live and that you…
February 2, 2013/by Cool Places to Live

Always Brewing Detroit

Well it is official, our friends at Always Brewing Detroit signed…
February 2, 2013/by Cool Places to Live

Shinola Moves Into Midtown Detroit

  Did you know that Detroit is getting a watch/bike…
January 28, 2013/by Cool Places to Live

Corktown Dogs Take Over Tiger Stadium

  Who let the dogs out?!! Apparently Corktown did…
January 19, 2013/by Cool Places to Live

The Light Rail Is Coming!!

Holy moly more breaking news.  The light rail is coming!! The…
January 18, 2013/by Cool Places to Live

Face Lift For New Center

One of my favorite parts of town is getting a face lift.  The…
January 16, 2013/by Cool Places to Live

Slows Expansion

Welp the update on Slows is that the expansion is completed and…
January 4, 2013/by Cool Places to Live

Socra Tea

  So look what we found tucked away and hiding in the…
December 20, 2012/by Cool Places to Live

Shop Local

I know we mostly focus on cool places to live, eat, and play,…
December 11, 2012/by Cool Places to Live

Christmas In Detroit 2012

  We see you Detroit!!  Detroit is getting the business…
December 4, 2012/by Cool Places to Live

Noel Night 2012

  Tomorrow night is the big night when Midtown Detroit…
November 30, 2012/by Cool Places to Live

Everybody Loves A Parade

Thanksgiving Day is going to be a beautiful day for a parade,…
November 26, 2012/by Cool Places to Live

Detroit Historical Museum

Sorry for the late breaking news, but Cool Places to Live…
November 21, 2012/by Cool Places to Live

Hugh’s Grand Opening

  I’m not really an advocate for one neighborhood…
November 10, 2012/by Cool Places to Live

Rocky Horror Picture Show

  Alright Cool People this has got to be by far one…
October 20, 2012/by Cool Places to Live

Slow Roll Turned Cold Roll

  Yes I was crazy enough to go slow rolling, Monday…
October 16, 2012/by Cool Places to Live

Delectriciy 2012-When Bikes Meet Lights

  If you haven’t noticed we here at Cool Places…
October 6, 2012/by Cool Places to Live

The Bottom Line Coffee Shop Opening

  The wait is finally over!  The Bottom Line Coffee Shop…
June 17, 2012/by Cool Places to Live

Wayne State Housing Tour

Cool Places to Live facilitated a housing tour for WSU Law School’s…
June 14, 2012/by Cool Places to Live

Monday Night Bike Night!!

Although last night was only my second rodeo I’m really…
May 28, 2012/by Cool Places to Live

Broderick Towers Preview

  Cool Places to Live took a little ride up a scaffold…
April 5, 2012/by Cool Places to Live

Hello Cool People!!

These are the first three write ups for Cool Places to Live. …
January 4, 2012/by Cool Places to Live

Recycle Here

  Would you like to do your part in helping save…
November 12, 2011/by Cool Places to Live

Something To Do

Most of the time I get so caught up in going to all of these…
September 16, 2011/by Cool Places to Live

Nikki’s Ginger Tea

  We’ve discovered a new product!  Well it’s…
January 28, 2011/by Cool Places to Live