The housing market in and around Ann Arbor is highly competitive due to the large undergraduate population at the University. Housing is difficult to attain on short notice, so start looking once you are within 6 months of moving to Ann Arbor.

The usual housing websites are all helpful:
Reinhart Realtors, Zillow, Apartments.com, Craigslist, etc


Things to do

Links to living in Ann Arbor from UMich 

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