Detroit is the most populous city in Michigan. It is a primary business, cultural, financial and transportation center in the Metro area. It is also a major port for trade and commerce on the Detroit River which connects the great lakes. Detroit has a population of 5.2 milion residents and currently is home to over a half of the state’s population. It is also known for the American automobile industry. This is where the nickname, Motor City, came from. Because of its population drop in the 2000’s, downtown Detroit has seen an increase role as an entertainment hub in the 21st century. The city built more casinos, a new stadium and riverfront project that brings in tourist and money for the economy. Feel free to browse Rental Choice (.com) and find the right property management firm that will meet your needs.