Company & Leadership

Grand Basin Capital is a privately held real estate investment and advisory boutique primarily focused on residential, retail and mixed-use properties.

Our goal is to continuously improve the quality of the built environment and strengthen the communities that it serves. We seek infill, transit-oriented properties in the greater Chicago Area.

We are committed to blending thoughtful design that integrates with the natural environment while energizing the public realm. In each of our projects, we seek to create high quality ecosystems that will serve and inspire future generations.

Grand Basin pursues sustainable investment returns by focusing on asset strategies that create value through active asset management, repositioning, and property enhancement.

Our overall strategy is to buy it, fix it, and cultivate the right environment for long-term fundamental growth.

Our Leadership

Jason Patch, Managing Partner

Prior to forming Grand Basin Capital, Jason launched the Asset & Construction Management division for the Prado Group. He was focused on executing a capital intensive value add strategy for a portfolio of 23 multifamily properties in San Francisco, CA with a major institutional investor.

Before joining the Prado Group, Jason held asset management, acquisitions and development project management roles in Jonathan Rose Companies’ West and East Coast offices. While on the West Coast, he played a key role in the identification and acquisition of Forest City Realty Trusts’ affordable housing business, a deal valued at over $500MM with 48 buildings and nearly 8,500 units across seven states. In addition, he repositioned a newly acquired 30 unit mixed-use building and asset managed an 85 tenant office building in Seattle, WA, along with multifamily assets in Portland, OR and Berkeley, CA.

While on the East Coast, Jason was involved with all pre-development activities on a 131-unit mixed income, ground up development valued at over $35MM. In addition, he actively asset managed office, mixed use and multifamily assets from New Haven, CT to Baltimore, MD.

Jason started his career in commercial real estate banking at Bank of America Merrill Lynch (ABN AMRO/ LaSalle Bank NA) where he was focused on REIT and middle market clients.

Jason received a Master of Real Estate, Finance and Development with high honors from Cornell University and a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, Finance from John Carroll University. He is an active member of the Urban Land Institute and the Chicago Architecture Foundation Auxiliary Board.