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The Green at Chevy Chase (formerly Amli At Chevy Chase Apartment)

1701 Johnson Drive, Buffalo Grove, IL 60089
40%
111
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40%
% Recommended
63%
City Average
11/06/14
Resident

I have been living at The Green at Chevy Chase for four years now. My experience has been really positive. I rarely have problems in my apartment. When I do, I send an e-mail to the office and it's taken care… Full Review ▶

09/29/14
Resident

I have lived at Chevy Chase for the last three years. I am getting transferred with my job and looking for a new apartment in another state. If it was not for the transfer, I would definitely stay for another year.… Full Review ▶

09/10/14
Resident

I have lived at The Green at Chevy Chase for 4 months now. I am one of those people who doesn't normally write reviews when I'm having a pleasant experience, but I am so glad I decided to this time. I've… Full Review ▶

07/20/14
Resident

The customer service for this apartment complex has gotten incredibly bad. Nasty representatives like ----- and ---- do not hesitate to be as rude as they can be when tenants ask for any help - and the rent is exhorbitant. When… Full Review ▶

07/16/14
Resident

**STAY AWAY FROM THIS PLACE AT ALL COSTS!!** This place is BY FAR the WORST place I have ever lived. I have been renting for the past 8 years and I cannot begin to explain how horrible this place is. "Luxury… Full Review ▶

06/30/14
Resident

STAY AWAY FROM THIS PLACE AT ALL COSTS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! The management staff is rude, they are stupid, they are liars and demeaning. The have screwed up rent, they have lied about getting things fixed, they are angry, pathetic people. We had Omaha… Full Review ▶

01/11/14
Resident

absolutely horrible place..... the mgmt the worst..... the heater in my apt has broke 5 times in the last 2 months.....the washer dryer is always broken... the front desk people are the worst..... very expensive place for nothing.... everything is old...and… Full Review ▶

10/30/13
Resident

Very Very Very Bad Management. Full Review ▶

10/30/13
Resident

the leasing office people are really good when you are moving in but they charge so much money for all thing which you havent done when you move out. Its not only me, three friends of mine who moved out recently… Full Review ▶

10/22/13
Resident

My wife and I moved into the Chevy Chase apartments in September of 2012. The grounds are absolutely beautiful and there were good people that lived in the community, which is likely more an attribute of the entire area more so… Full Review ▶

10/20/13
Resident

When they say, 'the place is not yet ready for viewing,' it is just one of their DIRTY tricks. It means they don't want you to see it because IT IS VERY DIRTY, and they are NOT going to clean it… Full Review ▶

10/04/13
Resident

I want to start this out by giving some of the positive attributes. I will say that the maintenance was responsive and for the most part fixed issues we brought to them. Our door buzzer broke which they fixed in a… Full Review ▶

09/04/13
Resident

The Business Office Center at the Green at Chevy Chase, which includes 3 computers and a printer, is one of the stronger selling points of your complex. Tenants are promised to have access to computers so that they may browse the… Full Review ▶

08/09/13
Resident

Hi everybody, You're so right that those apts are anything but "luxury". What a joke! And nobody said anything about the air conditions that are running under most bedrooms - groups of six, most of them 100 years old, they run… Full Review ▶

02/28/13
Prospective Resident

My experience with this property has only been a positive one. The staff is always friendly, courteous and go out of their way to make you feel at home. I'm a courier that delivers packages to the residents in this area… Full Review ▶

01/05/13
Resident

Let me start by saying, I had high expectations for this place as it was on the preferred property list from my employer. Since then however, it has been one disappointment after another. When we moved in we noticed the appliances… Full Review ▶

12/17/12
Resident

I am surprised at the number of bad reviews on here. Maybe I was lucky in my dealings with the apartment? But it is an apartment. Keep in mind, a lot of the bad reviews on here are based on security… Full Review ▶

06/30/12
Resident

My boyfriend and I lived here for one year and we are only moving because we got a house. The grounds look great, a lot of amenities (2 pools, tennis courts, sand volleyball, 2 mile track around grounds,ponds, free use of… Full Review ▶

06/29/12
Resident

My experience could not be more different from the negative ones on here. I have rented from this company for years; Remington, The Wheatlands, and now The Green. I have NEVER had an issue with any staff or maintenance. They are… Full Review ▶

06/19/12
Resident

If u really care for the money u spend,then pls do not get into this apartment. The property manager only squeezes out money from u. Make a lease agreement=rent administration fees application fees utilities (water gas electricity trash noisy a.c. very… Full Review ▶

05/01/12
Resident

Staff is rude, grounds are not maintained well and they'll kick you put so fast fro something that wasn't your fault. Love to throw 10 day termination notices at you in the middle of winter no yet. Full Review ▶

04/04/12
Resident

All the poor souls renting here will be squeezed for every penny they have upon move out. If the carpet is close to the 5 year old mark, they will make YOU pay for it to be replaced and blame you… Full Review ▶

03/08/12
Resident

I have been a resident at Chevy Chase since last May. My experience while at the apartment has been nothing but the best! From the day I signed my lease my the management at Chevy Chase is wonderful, accommodating, courteous, timely,… Full Review ▶

02/28/12
Resident

I'm a big supporter of the personal touch and this place just doesn't have it. I have very few complaints, and will actually say I had far fewer issues here than any other place I have lived. However, the few issues… Full Review ▶

02/12/12
Resident

the apartment was clean and neat to live in. maintenance was pretty reliable too. Full Review ▶

12/22/11
Resident

I really appreciate the staff here! they truly care and try their hardest to work with you to make the leading process enjoyable! My new apartment is exactly what my husband and I need and couldn't be happier! Full Review ▶

12/04/11
Resident

Well, this place is just not worth the money. Apartments are old, the kitchen and the amount of money you spent on gas, water and electricity is just ridiculous. You will hear EVERYTHING your neighbor is doing - if you want… Full Review ▶

11/21/11
Resident

First and foremost, the staff is awful. Apartment management seems way more interested in locking you into a loophole filled lease than they are with actually helping you with issues. Once they have your money, good luck getting any sort of… Full Review ▶

11/20/11
Resident

The staff is sweet as pie until you sign your lease. Everytime I have a problem with my apt they tell me to call maintenance. But the maintenance staff are not trained properly and do poor work. I try to explain… Full Review ▶

11/12/11
Resident

The Green at Chevy Chase is a great place to live. I had to break my lease due to unforseen circumstances. The staff was very helpful during my transition and worked hard to rent my apartment so I didn't have to… Full Review ▶

11/06/11
Resident

An excellent community in all regards. The office staff and maintenance staff are top notch. They are always having resident functions and spend so much time and effort to make it fun organized. I really can t believe anyone could say… Full Review ▶

10/24/11
Resident

The other day I came home and my heat was not working. It was very cold in my apartment and I called maintenance immediatly. Within 30 minutes my heat was working again. The maintenance staff was very knowledgable and very courteous.… Full Review ▶

10/22/11
Resident

Horrible staff. I've been renting for 15 years and their office and maintenace staff are rude, inexperienced and scam artists. Do not waste your time orkney here!!!! Full Review ▶

10/12/11
Prospective Resident

Leaky roof, mold on the ceilings and walls, and many requests lead to a move out. Also, read the lease with these people, they will try to charge you 2 months rent if you do not give written notice that you… Full Review ▶

10/08/11
Resident

This time of the year I am reminded of both the good and the bad with this apartment: Good - Office staff is amazing, kind, always willing to help and very welcoming. Maintenance crew is awesome, attentive, quick to respond and… Full Review ▶

08/29/11
Resident

I stayed at Green at Chevy Chase, for almost two years. I recently moved out due to my job location change. I wanted to mention few things about Chevy Chase: I had a very good experience staying at Chevy Chase. It… Full Review ▶

06/22/11
Resident

I would highly recommend the Green at Chevy Chase to any of my friends or coworkers. The Green undoubtedly has the best staff, maintenance crew, and groundskeepers of any apartment complex in the area. I was skeptical at first after having… Full Review ▶

06/14/11
Resident

I have been a resident at Chevy Chase for four years now and love living here. I have to say that the new owners are doing a much better job than the old ones. It seems like they are always doing… Full Review ▶

06/08/11
Resident

I have lived here for 2 years. Pretty nice everything. Clean, quite, many activities, good layout and light, ok business center, Washer/Dryer in unit, n open kitchen. The only 2 things that I don't like are 1. too expansive, and the… Full Review ▶

04/17/11
Resident

Never paid that much attention to politics or Wall Street chicanery until I lived here. Now I know what an empty sham a chain like this is. A real estate investment trust or REIT is "a tax designation for a corporate… Full Review ▶

04/16/11
Resident

After living here for a year they have raised my rent from $840 a month for a one bedroom to over $1000 dollars a month. $200 dollars a month more I have to pay for the SAME apartment I moved into… Full Review ▶

03/30/11
Resident

Okay I used to live here 3years ago, and my boyfriend went to the office and told one of the worker that we were moving out at the end of the lease , but that worker never mentioned writing letter or… Full Review ▶

03/29/11
Resident

My husband and I signed a 13 month lease and at the end of that lease they tried to tell us that because we didnt give them 60 days notice that we were resposible for giving them more rent money. We… Full Review ▶

03/24/11
Resident

My complaint with Green at Chevy Chase is not with the apartments themselves, but rather with the management. I understand they're running a business, but I feel how they go about it is rather unethical. Rather than being upfront with tenants,… Full Review ▶

03/19/11
Resident

Renting doesn't have to have bad connotations, sadly, The Green at Chevy chase perpetuates all the reasons renting sucks. Prepare for itemized awful things about this place: -They will offer you a "special" "low" rate, just to get you in, they… Full Review ▶

03/09/11
Resident

I read over some of the other reviews and looks like I am not alone in my frustration with Green at Chevy Chase. I've lived in several apartment complexes over the past 15 years or so, and have never been treated… Full Review ▶

03/02/11
Resident

apartment is great...management is very friendly....maintenance issue resolved quickly...great place!! H Kim Full Review ▶

02/23/11
Resident

Getting into this facility is simple. I have read some of the reviews and they aren't accurate. If you follow simple instructions prior to your move in date 1. Get renters insurance 2. Set up your ComEd and North Shore Gas… Full Review ▶

02/21/11
Resident

The apartment itself is fine. Its getting up there in age, and we've had some problems with appliances and the furnace, but nothing out of the ordinary. Its adequate for what it is. Management, however, is awful. Aside from them being… Full Review ▶

12/15/10
Resident

When this apartment was part of The AMLI,it was good. Now they have become bad-worse-worst with the old residents.They don't want to consider anythings..no rent negotiation,no additional facility...infact nothings...The better, it is looks wise,the worse it is after coming to the… Full Review ▶

10/18/10
Resident

I'm going on my fourth year at these apartments and my lease can't end soon enough. Things went from bad to worse when new owners took over. The office staff is unbelievably rude and worthless. The manager, -------- Frenta, called me… Full Review ▶

08/15/10
Resident

I have only lived at The green for 1 year and that is enough -- I could not be happier that my lease is up. In 1 year I have had the worst experience in these so called "luxury" apartments. First… Full Review ▶

06/20/10
Resident

BEWARE ! Everything was just fine while they were owned by AMLI. But righ after AMLI sold this property to the "Green" they changed some of their "policies". Generally speaking the "Green" will try get as much as they can of… Full Review ▶

04/13/10
Resident

I have lived here for 6 years and am very happy. Every time you renew the lease they give you a gift - just received a round shower rod for my shower curtain - it is a very nice gesture to… Full Review ▶

10/31/09
Resident

My husband and I lived here for 2 years and it was a wonderful place to live. The community is absolutely beautiful with all the landscaping and wildlife. We often enjoyed walking on the path in the evening. Our apartment was… Full Review ▶

08/06/09
Resident

Well, let me just say that I am happy we now have new owners. I have lived here for a few years now. I would just cringe when I invited people over and the sidewalk advertisements were turned up several notches.… Full Review ▶

03/29/09
Resident

Here are some of the reasons we like it here: a walking/rollerblading path that goes around Chevy Chase Country Club, a wood-burning fireplace (rare in an apartment), a responsive maintenance staff. And perhaps the top reason: it allows dogs (in certain… Full Review ▶

03/29/09
Resident

My lease will be up soon with Chevy Chase, and not a moment too soon! I will never rent another AMLI property -anywhere- because of this horrific experience. #1. My lease is written for just under $1K per month. I have… Full Review ▶

02/08/09
Resident

I moved here in June 2008 when the apartments were still owned by Amli. I never had a maintenance problem that wasn't taken care of immediately. For apartments that were built in the 70's/80's, I thought I had found a real… Full Review ▶

09/12/08
Resident

Within the first 6 HOURS of moving into Chevy Chase we had the following problems: -Air conditioning did not work (I have Multiple Sclerosis and being hot exacerbates my symptoms -Flood and I mean FLOOD in the hallway (my disabled mother… Full Review ▶

08/12/08
Resident

My experience at this location spans 6 years. Welcome to the NW suburbs of Chicagoland, apartments are pricey. I shopped the neighborhood and couldn't find a better value. Very quiet facility and neighbors. Maybe I was lucky, since I had new… Full Review ▶

07/20/08
Resident

Hi All, I too fell into the trap at AMLI. Not only was I not explained about the lease, the manager was completely unprepared to talk about it. When she did , she directed me to her boss. Who expressed complete… Full Review ▶

05/16/08
Resident

I just read a pretty scathing review from a tenant and I couldn't agree more. For what we pay in rent (and yes, the $50 increases are common, we do have to pay through the nose above and beyond the rent… Full Review ▶

04/21/08
Resident

This is the first time I visited this site - because I was looking for other possible places to live closer to where I work. I have decided to stay because of all the places I checked out, this is the… Full Review ▶

04/19/08
Resident

I love this place. The management is so nice. I am disabled and did not have a handicap parking spot and they moved one that was not used so I could have one. The unit was immaculate and the appliances are… Full Review ▶

02/28/08
Resident

What a complete dump! Even the positive reviews on this site are full of complaints. These apartments are way overpriced and have not been updated since being built 20 years ago and the appliances inside are even older. The ----------------" type… Full Review ▶

11/16/07
Resident

Issues I had with AMLI Grounds: Walking around in the fall time is like walking through a toilet because of the amount of geese feces that you will have to navigate through. Management: The management staff is generally nice, however, when… Full Review ▶

11/12/07
Resident

Aweful place....Management attitude is really bad once you lease the apartment. 30 year old appliances and rude maintenance stuff. Constant noice from neighbors.... Better off going to Wheatlands or other Amli. Full Review ▶

11/04/07
Prospective Resident

I first want to say that the person we were dealing with was very nice. Claudia is an asset to the complex. That being said the apartments are not worth what they are charging in my opinion. We were looking at… Full Review ▶

08/28/07
Resident

I ahve lived there for a few years now and I like it however, the office staff including the maintence staff has gradually done down hill. This is the worst year of them all in reference to the staff. They don't… Full Review ▶

08/09/07
Resident

I have lived at amli for more than two years now, but be careful don't move to AMLI with KIDS. Full Review ▶

07/16/07
Resident

I have lived here a little over a year and the rent increase for this year was a ridiculous $50. As some of the previous reviewers have mentioned, the apartments are very outdated. The stoves and dishwashers are at least 15… Full Review ▶

07/11/07
Resident

The walls are so thin here I wake up to hearing my neighbors shower turn on. I know when they are in the kitchen cooking because I can hear the cabinet doors closing. When somone opens or closes thier door in… Full Review ▶

07/01/07
Resident

Everyone's rents are skyrocketing this year, and now I know why - they're remodeling the clubhouse. Great! I really wish they'd replace my 20-year-old stove that burns everything I cook, and my dryer that overheats and stops after 15 minutes. I… Full Review ▶

03/26/07
Resident

I have been in Chevy Chase for almost a year, my lease is up in two months. I inquired about re-signing and was told rent will be going up $35 a month. I'm not sure why they feel their apartments are… Full Review ▶

03/09/07
Resident

I have lived in my AMLI Chevy Chase apartment for 2 years now.

Pros:
- I like the apartment layout and features (vaulted ceilings, fireplace, etc.)
- Great location, with views of the golf course from my large balcony and access to a… Full Review ▶

02/21/07
Resident

I moved here in Fall 06 and used this website to find a decent place to live. Every place I looked into had at least one horrible review. I moved into AMLI and have had no bad experiences. The maintenance is… Full Review ▶

01/12/07
Resident

Overall, nice place to live. Good neighboorhood and clean building. However, my lease skyrocketed and I was unable to renew. Also, you can always hear your neighbors and smell their food. Full Review ▶

01/07/07
Resident

Has anyone seen the new rates for 2007?! $450 MORE to live in the Chevy Chase model (2bd 2 bth). I wouldn't give them a bucket of piss more than what I'm paying in rent at this moment. Once my lease… Full Review ▶

10/08/06
Resident

you obviously don't live above them - because if you had to deal with the smell 24/7 you would think differently. it is hard to deal with it when your clothing and furniture smell like crap from someone elses cooking -… Full Review ▶

10/05/06
Resident

to the people who commented below...i am disgusted with your absolute disrespect for people who are not just like you.
i have lived at amli for 2 years and have been completely satisfied with the service and my apartment. expensive? yes.… Full Review ▶

10/04/06
Resident

I'm looking for an apartment near I94. I just got off the phone with Chris or Christine (female) from Amli. She needs to learn a thing or two about customer service. I asked her several times throughout the call to tell… Full Review ▶

08/20/06
Resident

I agree with the person who just reviewed - I live on the third floor too and below me is a family of Indian - the stench is terrible - the cook with curry, onions and lamb seems like everynight ---… Full Review ▶

07/22/06
Resident

I live there right now on the 3rd floor in a 2 bd, 2 bath. Very expensive for having to put up with problem neighbors. It's horrible. The people downstairs are from a foreign country I think they're indian or paki,… Full Review ▶

03/15/06
Resident

I've lived in worse.
The rent is rediclous for what you get. Our apartment was supposed to be 840 a month, and when they remembered it had a pond view (as if theres any shortage of ponds here) they jacked it… Full Review ▶

01/29/06
Resident

If the reviews don't mention the small size, being able to hear neighbors pee, and the plumbing symphony they are fabricated by staff. You can certainly discount the 5's, and one of the 4's.

As I write, there is a Lab barking… Full Review ▶

01/18/06
Resident

I've lived here for years, when I first moved in in 2002, it was so nice and beautiful. Through the years they have not kept up the place. They hardly take care of it. The walls and carpeting are gross in… Full Review ▶

09/24/05
Resident

I am very happy with AMLI. It is quiet, safe, great walking trail, and the office staff is amazingly helpful! I recommend it to everyone Full Review ▶

06/21/05
Resident

I lived at Amli for 2 years and had nothing but good experiences. The only reason I left was because my boyfriend and I moved into a 2 bedroom apartment in the same area for a little bit cheaper than the… Full Review ▶

11/16/04
Resident

Professional staff that get things done is a plus. As are the grounds and neighboord - it's nice to live in a nice area.

That's where it ends, really. Paying high rent for small 1BR's and having to pay every single utility… Full Review ▶

11/04/04
Resident

Never had any problems, and office is real friendly. Full Review ▶

07/02/04
Resident

Wow! I have lived here for 2 years and have lived in many different communities throughout the years in the suburbs and I couldn't be more pleased with AMLI at Chevy Chase and would live at any AMLI.

I looked… Full Review ▶

05/25/04
Resident

I have been here 2 years and have had no problems. Office staff are understanding and nice, Parking is good, I don't have any complaints Full Review ▶

05/22/04
Resident

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02/16/04
Resident

Caution: well-maintained grounds hide poor infrastructure: cheap fixtures, cheap countertops, cheap cabinets and walls of legendary thinness-- absolutely everything your neighbors do is clearly audible. Heating costs in winter are high.

Staff is usually courteous but there is a high… Full Review ▶

12/21/03
Resident

Ok no place is perfect, but Amli is pretty good. The grounds are beautiful! Lots of wildlife and beautiful trees/flowers in the summer. The apartments are pretty spacious.
Definitely recommend living on the top floor though because noise from walking above… Full Review ▶

12/19/03
Resident

AMLI at Chevy Chase has so many amazing qualities, where do I begin....

First off, customer service is hard to find these days and is obvious it is their number one goal.

The property grounds are breath taking. Where… Full Review ▶

12/17/03
Resident

Worst apartment complex ever Full Review ▶

11/11/03
Resident

Do not let the outside appearance fool you. The construction is awful. You can hear EVERYTHING including people talking, walking, showering and more. The laundry rooms are a joke. And AMLI is very tough on their "customers". Good luck trying to… Full Review ▶

11/06/03
Resident

I lived here for four months and for some reason someone here didn´t like me or my husband. We never talked with anyone, never argued with the residents or anything. I worked nights and slept during the day. Both our cars… Full Review ▶

10/01/03
Resident

Let me start off with the good points. The landscaping is actually very nice and the outside of the buildings look clean and sharp. I have never had a problem with parking either. The maintenance crew that I have had experience… Full Review ▶

09/19/03
Resident

Despite outward appearance, these apartments are poorly constructed. The hallways smell, are poorly lit and the laundry room is a joke. Management removes a washing machine if not enough people are using the room. There is a fuse box in clear… Full Review ▶

09/16/03
Resident

this building was originally built to house section 8. there are different standards for new buildings whom take section 8. then this company bought the building very cheap!! you know why? you can hear your neighbors whisper, and when they walk… Full Review ▶

09/10/03
Resident

The community is very well kept and the location next to the golf course is serene. However, the construction is poor and you can hear everything, including water running, pleople walking and even the bed creaking above. In addition, the apartments,… Full Review ▶

07/09/03
Resident

There are a lot of other places that are less expensive and nicer. They changed apartment managers recently (3rd one in the last couple of years I believe)...and let´s just say that I have seen better managers. Construction of buildings is… Full Review ▶

04/21/03
Resident

I hate this place and I am already doing the countdown to the end of my lease. Full Review ▶

11/24/02
Resident

The community is well-maintained and the staff responsive to most repairs.



The one problem I?ve had is that after 4 months they haven?t replaced one of the washing machines on our floor despite me calling them three times about it.… Full Review ▶

10/17/02
Resident

I have lived at AMLI for several years Full Review ▶

08/12/02
Resident

I have lived at AMLI for 4 1/2 years and have had many great experiences. The staff is very friendly and always willing to go the extra mile to make me smile. The maintenance staff is helpful and completes everything in… Full Review ▶

07/09/02
Resident

i lived at this complex for nearly 3 years and really enjoyed living there -- the location is great and when i became a homebuyer i bought less than 2 miles from the complex. it is clean, safe, friendly, spacious and… Full Review ▶

06/25/02
Resident

I lived here for a year. I´m in a one bedroom apt (750 sq ft). On average, my water/sewage bill is $20/mo. Gas bill is around $30/month and electric around $30/month. I´ve only heard my neighbors once or twice. It is… Full Review ▶

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