SALINE, MI — Carrigan Café in downtown Saline is officially on the market place and open for potential purchasers.
Owners Karen and Jason Carrigan have announced they are promoting the enterprise right after operating it nine years. The couple opened the coffee shop at 101 S. Ann Arbor St. in September 2014 in the city’s former My Favored Café space.
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The enterprise has turn out to be identified for its coffee, breakfast sandwiches and for becoming a location exactly where persons can connect seven days a week.
The selection to sell comes right after the couple’s move to Georgia in December 2020. Although Karen has traveled back and forth for the enterprise, she mentioned she’s prepared to join her husband complete time and concentrate additional on her job as a driver trainer for a shuttle service business.
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The enterprise in a 40-seat, 1,888-square-foot café is on the market place for $140,000, according to a listing from O’Connor Genuine Estate.
Karen mentioned she is organizing to hold the enterprise open till a new owner requires more than. There’s currently some interest from potential purchasers, she mentioned.
Karen mentioned she would appreciate if the new owner would hold some of the enterprise the similar, which includes its ties with its Plymouth-primarily based coffee supplier, Coffee Express. She also hopes Carrigan Café can continue to be a location exactly where households and young children can take pleasure in time with each other.
Karen also mentioned she hopes the subsequent owner can make some adjustments.
“I hope whomever keeps it as a café can obtain a couple regions right here and there exactly where they can truly increase on it,” she mentioned. “There’s generally area for improvement and to do items differently.”
Prospects who have walked by means of Carrigan Café’s doors have all turn out to be “friends and household,” Karen mentioned, adding she desires to thank every of them for providing her this chance more than the years. She also highlighted the relationships she has produced with the city, Saline Principal Street and surrounding organizations.
“Saline has been a excellent extended household to me. I appreciate every single individual who comes by means of the door,” she mentioned in a statement. “I will come back to pay a visit to you — we’ll just meet in yet another person’s café.”
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