A few featured articles where the Outlier Media model has helped residents surface areas where information and accountability gaps exist.
Detour Detroit: You’ve got tax auction questions. We’ve got answers. (May 4, 2019)
WDET: Foreclosure limbo especially tough on renters (April 9, 2019)
Detour Detroit: How to turn your readers into watchdogs (Feb 26, 2019)
Bridge Magazine: Baby its cold outside, and new rules make it harder to get help in Michigan (December 13, 2018)
Detroit News: Brightmoor residents try to “evict” management staff (December 1, 2018)
Detroit News: Alleged rent-shaming riles Brightmoor residents (November 5, 2018)
Bridge Magazine: Detroit Land Bank Authority owns close to 30,000 homes in Detroit-why is it so hard for residents to buy them? (August 21, 2018)
Michigan Radio: Detroit residents say they are using less water but water bills continue to rise (August 13, 2018)
Bridge Magazine: Rising Rents. Falling wages. Detroit’s poor face housing crisis (August 21, 2018).
The Detroit News: Detroit Council tightens rules for landlords (October 31, 2017)
Bridge Magazine: Owe taxes? That’s OK. Wayne County will still sell you foreclosed homes. (October 12, 2017)
Bridge Magazine: Foreclosed for the cost of an iphone. That’s life in Wayne County (May 17, 2018)
The Detroit News: One woman’s tale of two Detroits (June 7, 2017)