Van Rooy Properties is a real estate company specializing in property management, restoration and development to a diverse customer base throughout the Midwest.


We provide full service in all areas and types of Property Management.  Our portfolio is broad and progressive, including conventional housing and affordable housing, multi-family communities and single-family homes, urban and suburban projects, commercial buildings, and more.


Our premier development team has extensive experience in the development of suburban apartment complexes, the historic renovation of urban mid-rise buildings, the adaptive reuse of historic schools and warehouses, the development of retail and office space, and the repositioning of underperforming assets.


Restoration services from Van Rooy provide rapid response for residential, commercial, multi-family, and insurance needs. Our full-service offerings include fire and smoke restoration, water extraction, drying, and general contracting.

Founded by Carl Van Rooy in Madison, Wisconsin in 1977, the business expanded to the Indianapolis area in 1982 and became known as Van Rooy Properties. Today, Van Rooy Properties operates over 11,000 units throughout the Midwest. In 1999, Adam Van Rooy, Carl’s son, began his career at Van Rooy after graduating from Indiana University, Bloomington. In April of 2006, Adam began Van Rooy Restoration specializing in insurance restoration and renovation, and in June of that year, Adam took on the role of President. Under his leadership at Van Rooy, the company has grown by 40 percent, including expanding into five more states.

Awards & Recognitions

Best in American Remodeling, by Remodeled Home Magazine
Hunters Run Apartments
Historic Landmark Foundations of Indiana Award of Adaptive Use

Real Silk Lofts, Temple Lofts

Indiana Apartment Association Prodigy Awards - Best Renovation

Marcy Village Apartments, Buckridge at Southport, Blacherne Apartments, Westminster Apartments.

Indiana Apartment Association Prodigy Awards - ​​​​​​​Best Employee Relations Program

Company of the Year - Van Rooy Companies

City of Indianapolis’ Award of Excellence in Design and Development, Award for Project Development / Community Enhancement

Hunters Run Apartments, The Buschmann Building, Real Silk IV

Indiana Apartment Association Prodigy Awards - Best Floor Plan

Buckingham & Balmoral Apartments, The Turnverein, Temple Lofts, Whittier Place

US Department of Housing and Urban Development Best Practices Award

El Dee Housing Project

Indiana Apartment Association Prodigy Awards - Best Signage

Hunters Run Apartments

Indiana Apartment Association Prodigy Awards - ​​​​​​​Best Leasing Office

Marott Apartments, Van Rooy Properties Downtown Leasing

Indiana Department of Natural Resources, State historic Preservation office, Special Award for Tax Rehabilitation

Real Silk Hosiery Mills

Community Outreach

The Villages of Indiana

Van Rooy Companies sponsors the Villages Kids Organization every year during the holiday season.  Van Rooy has donated over $45,000 worth of gifts, housing supplies, food, gift cards, and cash over the past 7 years.

Progress House

Beacon House gifted to the Progress House. (Download PDF)

Ovarian Cancer Research

Van Rooy Companies raised over $35,000 for Ovarian Cancer research.

Pink Rose Ball

Van Rooy raised over $50,000 for breast cancer research.

Juvenile Diabetes (JDRF)

Fundraiser sponsored by Van Rooy Family raising $65,000.