The State of the Rental Market – Winter 2020/2021

As we enter into a new year, filled with hope and optimism, we are provided a perfect opportunity to reflect upon the lessons we have learned in 2020. As a property management company, our employees are deeply engaged in our local community. We’ve seen first hand the ups and downs, swings and roundabouts of our […]

How Can The 2021 COVID-19 Stimulus Package Help You?

The most recent COVID-19 stimulus bill, passed by Congress on December 27th,  is a sweeping piece of legislation that includes 900 billion dollars of relief funds for Americans. There is a whole host of funds appropriated for rental assistance, much of which is earmarked for Illinois and Chicago. Many tenants and landlords alike face a […]

COVID 19 – How Green Ivy is Adjusting Their Practices to Ensure the Safety of Your Home

Operating a property management company in the midst of a global pandemic has been at the very least a challenging experience. In late February it became clear that  COVID-19 presented a clear threat not only to our operations, but more importantly to the health of our tenants, employees, and vendors. By the time Governor Pritzker […]

Taking an Extended Trip Away from your Home for the Holidays? Plan Accordingly with these Important Preparations!

With the holiday season among us and the trend of employers allowing employees to work from home given the COVID-19 pandemic, many people will be taking extended time away from their homes to be with family for the holiday season.  With this in mind, there are some very important home preparation tips you should take […]