How promise of homeownership in Detroit turned to an eviction and defamation lawsuit

Tiny homes, big dreams

By Steve Neavling

Taura Brown had big dreams for her tiny home in Detroit. In January 2020, after living on a friend’s couch because she couldn’t afford rent, Brown was approved to move into a new 317-square-foot home that was part of a community of unique tiny houses in the Dexter-Linwood neighborhood on the city’s west side...

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