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Finding the Perfect Chicago Apartment in the Perfect Chicago Neighborhood


We feel it is our duty to find you not only the perfect Chicago apartment, but the perfect Chicago apartment in the Chicago neighborhood that best fits your needs and taste.  That’s where Zehida comes in.  Zehida Latic, one of our expert leasing agents, has been offering her expertise to future PPM residents for the [...]

Something to Brag About – PPM’s Living in Chicago Blog

Carlos - Engineer @ 441 W. Barry Chicago

Here at PPM Chicago apartments, our engineers are most certainly something to brag about.  But it’s not us that do the bragging, it’s our residents.  Our residents give us constant feedback as to the spectacular job our engineers do in keeping our buildings in top condition, and by going the extra mile to make our [...]

Not Your Everyday Hustle – PPM Apartments Living in Chicago Blog

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Danny Spagnuolo, one of PPM’s finest, ran the Hustle Up the Hancock this past weekend in support of the fight against lung cancer.  As the name implies, the race is a straight climb up 94 flights of stairs to the Observatory at the John Hancock Center on Michigan Ave.  Danny not only completed the race, [...]

Living in Chicago – Lakeview Resident Spotlight – Cole Mellendorf

Living in Chicago - Cole and Buddy

Lakeview has everything a young professional needs – including great restaurants, stores, activities and bars – all within walking distance.  That’s what Cole told me, and I think it sums it up pretty nicely. Cole Mellendorf and his dog Buddy are new residents at our 515 W. Briar property in Lakeview.  I recently caught up [...]

Living in Chicago – Join In On the Conversation

Living in Chicago - Cole and Buddy

PPM strives to be the best in Chicago apartment rentals, yet we are humbled by the great things you’ve said on Twitter “Can’t wait to move on the 4th! Thanks @PPM_apartments  for helping me find an awesome apt!!” ~ Katelynn B “I love my PPM apartment! Thanks Bianca for all of your help!” ~ Jillian [...]

Finding the Perfect Fit For You in Chicago Living

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We strive to give you the best leasing experience possible, which begins with finding a spectacular apartment in a great neighborhood that is the perfect fit for you.  That’s where Matt comes in.  Matt Baumann, one of our expert leasing agents, is an asset to our residents and our company.  Here’s what one recent apartment [...]

Chug! Chug! Chug! – Butkus


Every company has that one person that brightens the day of those around them.  This individual makes work more fun, more productive, and lifts the spirits of others with a mere glance.  In our marketing office that person is Butkus.  Only Butkus isn’t a person at all, he’s a Chug. Butkus, a Chihuahua/Pug mix, is [...]

PPM’s Costume Planning Advice For All

Shelly, The Black Widow

At PPM, we LOVE Halloween! Our employees love to dress up and we highly encourage them to! So, what ingredients does it take to get a great costume together? Here’s what our employees have to say… “The more blood, the better!” –Davorin, 806 W. Belmont “Always make it funny!” –Jenna, 1000 N. LaSalle “I always get [...]

Resident Spotlight – 10 Random Questions for Kara Lozanovski

Kara Lozanovski

Kara Lozanovski, professional dancer and resident at our 1111 N. Dearborn building, earned infamy through her backflips at our Pool Party last year.  I caught up with Kara to see what she thought of her building and to find out a little more about what makes her move.  Below are my questions along with her [...]

Resident Spotlight – Five (times two) Random Questions for Dana Baylian

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Inexhaustible.  That’s the word that best describes the many perks to living in our 1120 N. LaSalle property.  A few of these include floor to ceiling windows, generous floor plans, and a business center.  Not to mention that it’s walking distance to the luxurious shops of Oak St. and the infamous Division and Rush Street [...]

Resident Spotlight – 5 Random Questions for Ligia Vado

Ligia and Sophia

Meet Ligia and her adorable dog Sophia, residents at our 515 W. Briar property.  Ligia hails from Nicaragua, and moved to Chicago with Sophia after being offered a post-doctoral position at UIC.  I caught them outside of their building, and asked 5 random questions to get to know them better.  Unfortunately Sophia refused to talk, [...]

Wall of Fame: Marcel @ 2756 N. Pine Grove


If there’s anyone that goes above and beyond, it’s Marcel, the engineer at our 2756 N. Pinegrove property.  We’ve been hearing a lot of good things about Marcel lately, and here’s one of them.  Heather, one of the residents at 2756 N. Pine Grove, has this to say about Marcel: 2 years in this location [...]

Wall of Fame: John Strain of 632-42 W. Addison

John Strain

Our engineers truly are the backbone of Planned Property.  They work hard to ensure that our buildings are in top shape on a daily basis.  We are proud of all of the hard work they do, and love the positive feedback you send letting us know how much you appreciate them also.  Because of that, [...]

Wall of Fame: Facebook Fan-Tastic

John Strain

Here’s some of the great things our Facebook fans have to say “…they are wonderful in accommodating the residents requests. I definitely recommend PPM.” ~ Christina T. “Our building’s maintenance engineer…He’s fabulous and I want you to know it!” ~ Meagan C. “2756 N Pine Grove has the best building engineer in Lincoln Park/Lake View [...]

Wall of Fame: Tom Toma of 536 Addison – AGAIN!!!

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At PPM, we are extremely proud of all of our building engineers.   They are the best in the business, and we truly appreciate when our residents go out of their way to offer feedback and praise for a job well done.  Here is another rave review about Tom Toma of 536 Addison, from happy residents [...]