Resources

Tools

Property Locations

Make a Match Map


Motor City Match helps businesses locate and thrive in Detroit by matching the best businesses from the city and around the world with Detroit's best available real estate.

Click here to find your perfect match.

Company Listings

Service Providers


We've compiled a roster of professional service providers and construction contractors that can help you start and build your business.

Small Business Technical Assistance
Construction Providers

Company Listings

Guides


Biz Grid is a directory that features organizations offering various support services to Detroit businesses.

Our Retail Market Study identifies retail demand and trade areas, retail-appropriate spaces and strategies for corridors in Detroit.

The Design Guide for Neighborhood Business by Design Core Detroit demonstrates design as a business tool.

Details

Program Guidelines

Program Guidelines


Here are a list of guidelines on the eligibility requirements, how we choose which businesses get awarded with technical or financial assistance, and much more.

Check out our Building Owner guidelines
Check out our Business Owner guidelines

Lease Agreements

Forms


We have compiled some relevant forms for awardees, entrepreneurs and small business owners.

Sample Letter of Intent
Sample Retail Lease               Sample Office Lease
Business Worksheet               Capital Readiness Checklist
Awardee TA Request (Business Plan, Space and Design)

FAQ

F.A.Q


There is a lot to know about Motor City Match, your eligibility to qualify, and the application process. We've created a list of our most frequently asked questions and answers in order to provide a better understanding of our program.

Click here to see if we can answer your question.