Inspired by the historical warehouses of Corktown, The Robertson was named in honor of George Robertson, the first taxi driver in Detroit to paint black and white checkers on his cab. A four-story building with a brick façade and exposed steel balconies, the building will have first floor retail and bridges that connect to the Checker Building on the second, third and fourth floors. It will have one and two bedroom units ranging in size from 575 sq.ft. to 1,240 sq.ft.
One- and two-bedroom apartments start at $1,065 and $2300, respectively.