Grace Inn sold to Canadian company - Ahwatukee Foothills News: Money

default avatar
Welcome to the site! Login or Signup below.
|
||
Logout|My Dashboard

Grace Inn sold to Canadian company

Print
Font Size:
Default font size
Larger font size

Posted: Tuesday, August 6, 2013 4:45 pm

Howard Grace, president of W.M. Grace Companies of Phoenix, announced the company has sold the Grace Inn in Ahwatukee to a Canadian company.

Grace Inn is a 165-room hotel in Ahwatukee that the Grace company built 26 years ago as the community was just being developed. The hotel originally opened as a Best Western-franchised hotel for many years before becoming an independent property. The Grace Inn has been a fixture in Ahwatukee for many years, hosting many local events and providing convention and meeting space.

“It was a bittersweet pill when we decided to sell the Grace Inn,” said Grace. “It’s been in our hotel division from the beginning as our first hotel property. The property needed some new capital invested in it and re-flagged with a new franchise system, and we just thought it was time to let some other party take a run at that. We found a Canadian-based company that has recently bought some other hotel properties in Arizona and they plan a major remodel in the near future that will be great for Ahwatukee, our customers and employees.

“On behalf of our family we just wanted to say ‘thank you’ to the Ahwatukee community for being so loyal and supportive over the years. The new owners have some major plans that they will announce soon. The Grace Inn name will be coming down in the near future but we will always be grateful to the community.”

More about

More about

  • Discuss

Trump remains on defensive after call with Taiwan president

President-elect Donald Trump defended his call to the Taiwanese president in a series of tweets Sunday, a breach of diplomatic protocol as the…

Published: December 5, 2016 - 4:17 am @ http://www.foxnews.com/politics/2016/12/05/trump-r…

Police officer's condition improves after shooting in Tucson

A police officer recovering from a gunshot wound in Tucson has been moved out of the Intensive Care Unit, according to an update from Tucson P…

Published: December 5, 2016 - 12:16 am @ http://www.tucsonnewsnow.com/story/33865556/police…

Key House Chairman: GOP will 'Change' Medicare, to 'Save' It

"Democrat tactics of 'Mediscare' have been around a long time. They've stopped working," Brady told The Associated Press in an interview in th…

Published: December 5, 2016 - 12:12 am @ http://talkingpointsmemo.com/news/key-house-chairm…

Dang It Gold’s Supposed to Go Up! (Report 4 December, 2016)

by Monetary Metals Dec 5, 2016 1:22 AM We’ve gone through a succession of events and processes that were supposed to make gold go up. The foll…

Published: December 5, 2016 - 12:11 am @ http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2016-12-05/dang-it-g…

Breaking Report: Trump Campaign Allegedly Violated Constitutional Law to Alter Election Results. Penalties Include Prison Time if Charged.

This post is hosted on the Huffington Post's Contributor platform. Contributors control their own work and post freely to our site. If you nee…

Published: December 4, 2016 - 11:46 pm @ http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/breaking-repor…

Vandals target Middle Eastern bakery; community rallies to help

PHOENIX (KPHO/KTVK) - A Phoenix bakery has been targeted by vandals twice in the past few weeks. And now, the community is rallying to support…

Published: December 4, 2016 - 10:15 pm @ http://www.cbs5az.com/story/33865235/vandals-targe…

Residents rally to support Middle Eastern bakery targeted by vandals

PHOENIX - A local bakery that was vandalized has some neighbors thinking it could be more than just a property crime. The Middle Eastern Baker…

Published: December 4, 2016 - 9:09 pm @ http://www.abc15.com/news/region-phoenix-metro/cen…

Air Force to meet South Alabama in the Nova Home Loans Arizona Bowl

TUCSON (KGUN9-TV) - It's South Alabama versus the Air Force Academy in the second annual Nova Home Loans Arizona Bowl on December 30. The Cade…

Published: December 4, 2016 - 8:12 pm @ http://www.abc15.com/sports/air-force-to-meet-sout…

Phoenix artists sue to ward off Anti-Christian witch-hunt

report this ad The LGBT mob must be making up for losing the election to Trump by going after more Christians for sport, because that’s what i…

Published: December 4, 2016 - 7:42 pm @ http://therightscoop.com/phoenix-artists-sue-ward-…

Tucson Brunch and Breakfast: 10Best Restaurant Reviews

Save This Page + We've all heard that breakfast is the most important meal of the day. Let's hope that's true, because Tucson boasts an impres…

Published: December 4, 2016 - 7:12 pm @ http://www.10best.com/destinations/arizona/tucson/…

Facebook

ahwatukee.com on Facebook

Twitter

ahwatukee.com on Twitter

RSS

Subscribe to ahwatukee.com via RSS

RSS Feeds

Spacer4px

Most Popular

Online poll

Loading…