Tag Archives: Detroit

Detroit’s Most Instagramable Spots

1. Fox Theatre 2211 Woodward Ave, Detroit, MI 48201 @gianginboble1     2. Heidelberg Project 3600 Heidelberg St, Detroit, MI 48207 @yoydengerus     3. The Belt Alley way located between Broadway and Library Street and links Gratiot and Grand River in downtown Detroit @lisacolina     The Guardian Building 500 Griswold St, Detroit, MI…

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Explore Belle Isle This Spring

In the 18th century French colonists established what is known as Belle Isle (translates to beautiful island in French) today. By the early 20th century, the isle was a popular hot spot and  booming with activity from recreational baseball games, to families enjoying picnics, to canoe rentals and even horse back riding. Unfortunately, the isle…

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15 Metro Detroit Bars for Beer Lovers

1. Motor City Brewing Works – 470 w. Canfield, Detroit, MI 48201 Detroit's oldest operating brewery features 16 beers, including Detroit's infamous Ghettoblaster, as well as 3 homemade wines. This brewery brews everything from smooth lagers to hoppy IPAS, and everything in between. Build your own brick oven pizza and order your favorite style of…

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Meet The Team: Courtney Dempsey

Courtney doesn’t have a favorite thing about working at Paragon. She has three. “The people that I work with, my residents, and the ability to have fun at work,” she says. To find out what the Woodland Villas Leasing Manager is up to when she’s not working, what she loves about Detroit and more, keep…

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The Top 5: Places to Eat in Southfield

Southfield is home to several high-rises —namely American Center and the buildings that make up Southfield Town Center— as well as many excellent restaurants. From soul food to Italian fare, these eateries serve an array of cuisines. Before dining in this Detroit suburb, check out our list of the best places to eat in Southfield:…

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Meet The Team: Trish Voorhies

Paragon employees are hardworking, friendly and fun. So it’s no surprise that Trish’s favorite thing about working here is “the amazing people.” As the property manager at Woodland Villa Apartments, she oversees operations and staff, regularly interacting with her outstanding co-workers, as well as our wonderful residents.   To learn where she likes to shop,…

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Local Love: Just Baked

Craving a cupcake? Get yourself to Just Baked, and prepare to be blown away! Our property manager Marissa Stasa considers this cupcake bakery one of Detroit's best kept secrets. With more than 40 flavors to choose from, you’re sure to find a treat that tickles your tastebuds. Offerings include classics, like lemon and red velvet, as…

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The Best Dog Parks In Detroit

Four-legged friends need exercise and playtime just as much as humans! Thankfully there are several great dog parks in Detroit. And remember…Visiting a dog park is a good idea, even if you’ve got a yard, because it gives your doggie the chance to socialize. Anne Fracassa Memorial Dog Park | Pauline Street and 12 Mile Road,…

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Meet The Team: Carl Vanidour

As the Property Manager at Drawbridge Apartments, Carl oversees all aspects of the community and works hard to make sure residents are happy with their home! Carl has worked at Paragon for the last year-and-a-half and, for him, the folks he interacts with on daily basis —staff and residents— are the best part. “I love getting…

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