i am an agent with keller williams and would love to help you and your parents find the perfect home. i will call you tomorrow and we can discuss some things or if you would like you can call me
In 2003, there were 64,809 property crimes with a population of 927,766. See http://www.cityrating.com/citycrime.asp?city=Detroit&state=MI
Another site, probably using different year's data, says:
5,862 (according to one site's 2008 figures). See http://www.idcide.com/citydata/mi/detroit.htm
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Before you even consider looking, visit with any qualified loan officer and see exactly what your budget can handle--then get yoursef pre-approved for a mortgage loan--choose an agent and begin touring properties that meet your budget and take it from there.