From historic 1920s-era luxury to modern high-rise living, Detroit’s Gold Coast offers a sophisticated, urban life-style. Residents of the Gold Coast enjoy unparalleled vistas of the Detroit River, Belle Isle, Lake St. Clair, and Canada. The mid- and high-rise properties located on East Jefferson offer residential units in a variety of styles, sizes, and price ranges. Many of the properties offer amenities such as secure parking, private access to waterfront patios and lawns, and exceptional vantage points for viewing the annual hydroplane Gold Cup races and other special events.
The Detroit Towers
The Detroit Towers, built in 1926, is known for its elegant interior and exterior. The building is comprised of 35 luxury condominium units. Living spaces are large, from 2,300 to 2,800 square feet, with a patio and grounds along the Detroit River. The amenities include valet parking, 24-hour staff, heat and water included in the monthly fees, a spectacular view of the Detroit River and easy access to the International Riverfront.
Location: 8162 East Jefferson
Telephone: (313) 824-3547
Indian Village Manor
Built in 1921 as one of Detroit’s most upscale apartment residences, Indian Village Manor has long defined a gracious urban lifestyle. Converted to condominiums in 1998, Indian Village Manor includes 89 units averaging 2,400 square feet. Typical features include hardwood floors, high ceilings, and original tile accents. Many units enjoy sweeping views of Detroit’s riverfront and skyline. The building was designed so that no two units share a common wall, and most units have a service elevator at their back door.
Location: 8120 East Jefferson
Telephone: (313) 824-7704
River House Co-operative
River House Co-operative was built in 1954 for the purposes of providing housing for its member/owners. The co-operative manages a 448 unit co-operative apartment building located on the Detroit River between the Henderson Marina and Berry Subdivision. The units are a mix of efficiency apartments, one bedrooms, two bedrooms, and combinations which can exceed 2,000 square feet. The member/owners enjoy the views of the river, a laundromat, swimming pool, exercise room, a number of shops, and a restaurant in the building.
Location: 8900 East Jefferson
Telephone (real estate line): (313) 821-5541
Shoreline East was built in 1966 and was converted to condominiums in 1980. The 209 residential units reside in a beautiful high-rise structure on 2.5 acres on the water’s edge. Shoreline East offers studios, one, two and three bedroom homes in a gated community with 24 hour valet. Residents have views that extend west beyond the Ambassador Bridge and east to Lake St. Clair. Unique to Shoreline East is the spacious penthouse and sundeck overlooking the beautiful Detroit River available to all residents.