Laramar Group wins Multifamily Executive Award for Local by Laramar Concept

15 September, 2021

Local by Laramar, an innovative multifamily concept created by The Laramar Group, has won a prestigious 2021 Multifamily Executive magazine award. The Laramar Group is a leading national real estate investment and property management company with corporate offices in Chicago, IL and Denver, CO.

Local by Laramar specializes in owning authentic apartments in the most vibrant neighborhoods across the United States. Current properties are located in Chicago, Denver, Minneapolis, Tampa and Los Angeles, nestled in communities known for unique housing that exudes character and personality.

There are more than 4,000 apartments spread through 28 distinct neighborhoods in the Local by Laramar concept. The properties include 65 vintage walkups, 29 courtyard communities and 26 historic buildings.

Local by Laramar was selected as a winner in the Marketing & Advertising category for its successful national Local by Laramar branding efforts. The field of competitors was narrowed down to 26 grand and merit winners out of nearly 300 nominations received by the publication. Laramar, one of two finalist in the Marketing & Advertising category, was recognized as the merit award winner.

“We appreciate this important industry recognition for our Local by Laramar multifamily communities, which have been tremendously well received by our residents,” said Scott McMillan, President. “Our goal is to create unique living environments that provide all the character and amenities residents want while serving as an important connection to the surrounding communities.”

The properties are located in walkable communities with proximity to transportation and unique restaurant and retail concepts. The buildings also include condo-quality amenities such as club lounges, fire pits and rooftop deck, along with a wide array of amenities.

The awards were presented during the Multifamily Executive Conference September 13 at the Bellagio in Las Vegas.

Laramar was also named 2021 Best Places to Work in Multifamily for Women, a distinction given by Multifamily Business magazine in its national ranking of the top 35 firms.

Laramar’s overall current multifamily footprint includes more than 150 communities in over 20 markets from coast to coast. The company has corporate offices in Chicago, and Denver, with over 400 employees between the corporate offices and the field.

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Founded in 1989, Laramar Group is a vertically integrated and distinguished national real estate investment and property management corporation with a multi-billion dollar portfolio. For over 30 years, Laramar has delivered an unparalleled level of service to the real estate industry. Laramar has specialized in managing and acquiring multifamily properties throughout its entire company history. The company manages a wide range of properties from high-rise urban to smaller urban neighborhood to suburban garden-style properties and has a presence in over 20 markets from coast to coast. Laramar maintains corporate offices in Chicago, and Denver.


Anna Shea

Sr. Director of Marketing