Resources for Moving to Ypsilanti

Housing Options
Housing options in Ypsilanti range from beautiful Victorian single-family historic homes to mid-sized houses for starter families to lofts, studios, and efficiencies located near EMU and in Historic downtown and Depot Town.

The City has a range of student housing options as well as senior living and multi-family communities. An active rental inspection program as well as the Historic District have helped sustain quality rental and single-family housing stock.

Here's more information about renting in the City of Ypsilanti.

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Ypsilanti City-wide Open House - This annual event is coordinated by local realtors, the City, Ypsilanti Jaycees, Washtenaw Housing Education Partners, local banks, Eastern Michigan University, and neighborhood residents.  On one Saturday in October, we present 20-30 homes currently on the market for view and for purchase!  More details on the date, properties for sale, and other information is available on their website.
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Home-buyer Education & Incentives Washtenaw Housing Education Partners is a consortium of non-profit and county service providers that helps new and existing home buyers with education on how to buy a home, incentives for purchasing a home, assistance with personal credit, help with repairs on qualifying properties, and post-foreclosure assistance.  Full information is found on the WHEP website, including the upcoming schedule of home-buyer education classes and info on how to qualify for various programs.
Live Ypsi Program
A new project of the Eastern Leaders Group, this effort is scheduled to begin in the spring of 2012. LiveYpsi will provide forgivable loans of $7,500 for EMU faculty and staff to purchase homes in the City of Ypsilanti.

For more information, contact Leigh Greden:

Additional Resources
For more resources on living in Ypsilanti, check out some of the following companies and organizations.

DTE Energy

Water Service
Ypsilanti Community Utilities Authority
2777 State Road
Ypsilanti, Michigan 48198-9112
Phone: 734-484-4600

Clean Energy Coalition
924 N Main Street
Ann Arbor, MI 48104

Ypsilanti Health Coalition