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Christkindlmarket 2017


  You know it’s the Holiday season in Chicago when this wonderful event opens up! Have you been before? Go again! Is this your first time? You’re in for a treat! This awesome Chicago event opens TOMORROW November 17th and goes all the way through December 24th. More info here: Food & Drink With [...]

Time to Dine, it’s Turkey Time!

the greatest turkey

This Thanksgiving make sure you eat the best food you can! That means if you live in one of PPM’s neighborhoods, you live near some GREAT places to eat!  Wanna know where to go? Well we’ve got some pretty good suggestions for you! Check it out!     River North- Baptiste & Bottle This Beautfiul [...]

Save to Spend, Refer a Friend to PPM


  Save to spend! Refer a friend to PPM!   The Holidays are coming up and it’s the season of giving! It’s time to save some money so you can celebrate and enjoy this wonderful time of year! What’s the easiest way to save some cash when you live with PPM apartments? EASY. Refer some [...]

Sandwiched Chicago


  Today is National Sandwich Day (AKA World Sandwich Day) and to celebrate we needed a great place to chow down! We were in the Clybourn Corridor in Lincoln Park. There we walked by all of the clothing stores, coffee spots and small stores when we saw…. Sandwiched Chicago. Conveniently located at 1863 N Clybourn [...]

This Fall & Winter, Keep Your Packages Safe!


The Holidays are coming up, and soon it will be the season of giving! Lots of online orders and packages will be coming in from all over the country! Apartment buildings all over the city of Chicago will be receiving package after package! So with all this holiday hustle, bustle and hullabaloo, how do you [...]

True Food Kitchen


  True Food Kitchen in River North is a healthy AND satisfying experience for everyone. If you’re looking for a great way to explore new foods, True Food Kitchen is always changing its menu! The atmosphere is bright and earthy, almost as if you’re eating in a garden! Located right at 1 W Erie Street, [...]

The Lady of Light In Lakeview


The Lady of Light, A New Age Boutique 3441 N Broadway, Chicago Follow us on for the latest sales and events.” “If you are looking for unique gifts this season, stop by The Lady of Light, A New Age Boutique in East Lakeview.  We carry a wide variety of semi-precious jewelry, sparkly crystals [...]

PPM’s Doggie Costume Contest


Halloween season is here! We at PPM get pretty excited for this time of year and all the creepy crawlies that come with it. You know who else loves Halloween season? Our Dogs! That’s right, Halloween isn’t just for us but also our favorite furry friends. Why wouldn’t they, there’s plenty of treats to go [...]

Free Chicago Halloween Events 2017


October is finally here and with it, brings one of our favorite Holidays, Halloween. That’s right Halloween season has begun and that means it’s time for you and you’re pet to grab a costume. Spooky events are about to flood the city as we inch closer to Halloween, so we broke down our top FIVE [...]

Chicago College Football Bars


Fall is just on the horizon here in Chicago and that means, college Football season is here!  To top that off, many of our PPM residents have spanned the Midwest, coming from many Big Ten schools.  Not only that, but your favorite college teams hit the grass running this time of year.  We are sure [...]

Pizano’s Pizza and Pasta


Chicago is full of restaurants, and we mean FULL of them! Some good and some bad, that’s why at PPM, we grab our forks and knifes to head out to the many restaurants Chicago has to offer. You know, to check them out for you. So where here today to give you another blog on [...]

Chicago Haunted Houses 2017


As summer ends in Chicago and September buffers us into October, we can all expect fall to soon drop by. However, we Midwesterners LOVE the fall! Why, well the colors for one, pumpkins spice and of course the costumes. Though our favorite will always be, Halloween! Who doesn’t love Halloween season, the creepy music, decorations [...]



PPM is partnering with Rentgrata to give you another reason to love where you live. Rentgrata is a Chicago-based startup helping apartment renters make a little money on the side, without much effort. PPM offers their residents a referral reward for helping attract a new tenant to one of their many properties here in Chicago. [...]

Earl’s Kitchen + Bar


What do you do when the whole crew is going out for lunch but some want burgers and others want tacos? Some friends want seafood and a fourth group wants Asian? Simple!  Go to Earl’s in New City on Clybourn! What a great eclectic menu – literally something for everyone! We also immediately fell in [...]

Bristol Renaissance Faire


Chicago summers are jammed packed with things to do! From PPM pool parties at 750 North Rush all the way up to 1111 North Dearborn Air and Water Show. Who can forget Lollapalooza and of course, the enormous amount of neighborhood festivals. It’s no wonder Chicago is one of the best cities to enjoy summer [...]

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