Bankruptcy Acquisition

Grand/Sakwa acquires fee simple real estate, operating businesses and other assets (e.g. such as operating leases and leasehold assets) out of “special situations” including bankruptcies and out-of-court restructurings.

Grand/Sakwa’s understanding of the bankruptcy sale process and its entrepreneurial approach to special situations – including flexibility on investment parameters, deep access to internal equity, and the ability to close quickly to cash.

Examples of Grand/Sakwa’s previous bankruptcy and “special situation” acquisitions include:

Sports Authority Bankruptcy
Grand/Sakwa acquired fee simple real estate owned by the Debtor in a bankruptcy auction.

Metro Cars
Grand/Sakwa funded the acquisition of the assets of MetroCars, a provider of chauffeured sedan, limousine, and group transportation services from a Lender in a receivership and has also participated as a qualified bidder and potential purchaser of other companies in bankruptcy and restructuring situations.

Awrey Bakery
Grand/Sakwa owns the 220,000 square foot Livonia headquarters and bakery facility of Awrey Bakery which was acquired out of bankruptcy by the Beebe family.

Leasehold Assets
Grand/Sakwa has acquired subleased leasehold assets – tenant leases that have been subleased to other users – from bankruptcy estates, including A&P, FogCap Retail Investors and others.