Detroit Chris Farrell 13 years ago Subscribe to our Newsletters Thanks to Mickey Kaus at Slate I saw this shocking number. The median sales price in the city of Detroit for the three months ending in January was $10,000. You read that right. In a city of $800,000. The data comes from Trulia Share on: Related StoriesHow much your bills have gone up depends a lot on where you liveIn "food prices"When your landlord is on the other side of the worldIn "absentee landlords"February was another disappointment for retail salesIn "consumer confidence"Lots of housing markets are still affordableIn "affordability"Flipping homes is more popular than it’s been in decades, thanks to the hot housing marketIn "fixer upper"Minorities increasingly priced out of housing marketIn "affordability"