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Scott Busker’s 49-unit apartment building, located near the intersection of Washington Avenue and Highway 34 on the north side of Detroit Lakes, will be open to renters this summer. DL NEWSPAPERS/Brian Basham

Apt. buildings helping fill gap

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After Detroit Lakes’ housing study came back and said there was a need for apartments in the city, it seems builders are responding.


One building can be seen on North Washington Avenue at the crossing near Highway 34, and the Detroit Lakes City Council will soon approve another apartment building near Pelican River.

Developer Scott Busker’s 49-unit apartment building on Washington Avenue will be ready for tenants this summer.

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