Welcome to Jefferson Chalmers, our latest “On the Ground” neighborhood

Model D Media | January 8, 2019

Jefferson East, Inc. (JEI) through its wholly-owned subsidiary, EJDevCo, and Shelborne Development will partner with the city of Detroit to complete the rehabilitation of the Marlborough and the IDAO buildings.


Vacant Jefferson-Chalmers buildings to be rehabbed for apartments

Curbed Detroit | December 19, 2018

Two more buildings on the east side will be rehabbed for housing. In a partnership between Jefferson East Inc. and Shelborne Development, the city announced a $5.4 million redevelopment of the two buildings.


$5.4M Redevelopment Project to Add Residential Housing in Detroit Neighborhood

DBusiness Magazine | December 19, 2018

Jefferson East, Inc., a community-based neighborhood nonprofit, and Shelborne Development say they will breathe new life into two long-vacant buildings on Marlborough Street in the Jefferson Chalmers neighborhood with a $5.4 million redevelopment project that is expected to be finished by next fall.


Developer to get more time to save historic Palmer Park building

Crain’s Detroit | September 11, 2018

The city of Detroit plans to give the owner of an apartment building in a historic district of Detroit’s Palmer Park neighborhood more time to save the structure.


Seward Hotel, now Wellington Square, to open for seniors in New Center this fall

Curbed Detroit | April 23, 2018

The Seward Hotel, which has gone by many names in the past, will reopen as Wellington Square, now leasing for the fall. The New Center high-rise will have 91 apartments for seniors 55 and over.


Audio: ‘Detroit Rising’ Podcast Previews the ULI Spring Meeting

Urbanland | April 20, 2018

Jill Ferrari, a partner at Shelborne Development and vice chair of ULI Michigan […was] recently interviewed on a podcast produced by Crain’s Detroit Business.


Developer, nonprofit team to renovate southwest Detroit apartment complex

Crain’s Detroit Business | April 19, 2018

Shelborne Development Corp. and a job skills training nonprofit plan to redevelop the blighted Broderick Manor building in southwest Detroit.


Shelborne Development reorganizes, hires in bid to grow

Crain’s Detroit business | April 11, 2018

Detroit-based Shelborne Development Corp., which builds and renovates for affordable housing and increasingly mixed-use, has added to its leadership and is restructuring in a bid to grow.


Detroit’s Jefferson Chalmers district getting makeover

The Detroit News | November 17, 2017

[P]rimed for redevelopment in the upcoming year are two mixed-income apartment buildings on Marlborough right off Jefferson. the Marlborough Apartments north of Jefferson will feature 12 units with two or three bedrooms. The IDAO building south of Jefferson will have eight units with two or three bedrooms. Detroit-based Shelborne Development is expected to break ground on both developments before the end of the year[.]


Detroit-based contractors sought for $17 million hotel renovation, 80 other projects

Crain’s Detroit Business | September 27. 2017

Detroit-based contractors are being sought for projects around the city, including a $17 million rehabilitation of the Hotel Savarine, former home of legendary beat writer Jack Kerouac.