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Meg Cramer

Meg Cramer is a Public Insight Journalist for Changing Gears at Michigan Radio.

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Sat April 21, 2012
Economy

What's It Worth?: Historic Detroit Mansion For Sale

Originally published on Sun April 22, 2012 6:40 am

Stone Hedge, a 10,000-square-foot Detroit mansion built in 1915 is listed at less than $450,000.
Jessica J. Trevino Detroit Free Press

Even before the financial crisis, Detroit was known for its undervalued real estate. Now, a bad situation is even worse.

Michael Bradley and his sister Annette Foreman have spent the last several months cleaning their mother's home. She died on Christmas Eve last year, and they're putting her house up for sale.

The four-story house, known as Stone Hedge, was originally built for Walter O. Briggs in 1915. Briggs was in the car business. His company built auto bodies, and he owned the Detroit Tigers.

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