About the Market

Michigan Design Center is located in Oakland County, one of the ten most affluent counties in the United States with populations over one million. We’re in the center of a thriving business climate, with the automotive industry, high-tech engineering and research industries, health care, and education all in our midst. In fact, more than 200 of the top Fortune 500 companies have business locations in our market.

Not only does metro-Detroit offer a robust business environment, but we are also home to a variety of renowned cultural institutions, like the Detroit Institute of Arts, Detroit Symphony Orchestra, Detroit Opera House, The Fox Theatre, Cranbrook Academy of Art, and many more. Quality of life in Michigan is superb, with top educational opportunities and a wide variety of year-round options for recreation, including nearby access to the Great Lakes and over 600 inland lakes, hundreds of golf resorts, and numerous ski areas.

MDC showrooms are among the most profitable in the country due to high sales volumes and very reasonable operating costs. Many of MDC’s showrooms have been operating more than 20 years while growing and expanding upon their original showroom space – a testament to the opportunity for success that exists in our market. To learn more about leasing at Michigan Design Center, contact Vice President of Leasing Whitney Gillespie at 248.649.4772.