About Us

Greenline Homes, LLC is a subsidiary of Greenline Development, Inc. a company founded by Benjamin Van Horne in 1999 to serve the affordable housing needs of underserved areas of Chicago.  Since 2005, Greenline has produced over sixty affordable condominium units in Chicago's Woodlawn neighborhood.  For this work, Greenline was awarded the 2009 Chicago Association of Realtors Bruce Abrams Award "which is bestowed upon only one Good Neighbor Award recipient each year for their exceptional work."

Benjamin is a CGP (Certified Green Professional under the National Association of Homebuilder's National Green Building Standard), a LEED Green Associate, and an ARM (Acredited Residential Manager under the Insititue of Real Estate Management).  Benjamin is a member of the U.S. Green Building Council - Illinois Chapter.

Greenline has over twelve years of experience in this marketplace.  We have a deep bench of trusted advisors, connections with numerous skilled tradesmen, and excellent governmental relations.