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Truforte Market Watch, Issue #074
March 28, 2013

Truforte Market Watch

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Thank you for visiting www.TruforteBusinessGroup.com and subscribing to our Truforte Market Watch e-zine. Here are this weeks New or Updated opportunites and the latest Florida businesses for sale information. We hope we can help you achieve your goal of finding that perfect Florida business opportunity.


Animals/Pets

 

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BBF-92401209

Lee, Florida USA

Pet Grooming

225,000

125,000

68,917

264,726

 

Busy Pet Grooming & Dog Daycare business in affluent Fort Myers area. Located within large, grocery store anchored shopping plaza on busy thoroughfare. Business is growing at a rapid pace and enjoys an excellent reputation and a loyal, repeat customer base. Current staff includes a full time groomer and front desk manager. Owner does some grooming and is willing to train a new owner if not experienced. Groomers work on a split and there is ample room for additional grooming staff.

 

Automotive

 

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BBF-19615042

Collier, Florida USA

Auto Brake Shop

149,000

80,000

-10,742

299,441

 

Successful automotive franchise brakes, mufflers, tires, general repair. 6 bays.Loyal customer base. Business in same location for many years. Owner has other businesses. Has invested $ 60,000 in new equipment and repairs. Franchise doing national and local advertising to increase market share. Excellent opportunity into todays times. Owner will consider all offers.Will consider holding paper with right party. Owner has another business which is successful and demands time.

 

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BBF-893448816

Charlotte, Florida USA

Auto General Repair

995,000

995,000

105,178

1,240,345

 

This business represents an opportunity for an individual to step into a turn-key tire, towing, tire and automotive service business. Employees are well trained and the shop is well managed and equipped.The business has been a fixture of the community for over 40 years and customer loyalty is high. The owner has not taken an active role in performing work for the business for many years. A new owner could take over the duties of the service manager or tire manager and increase cash flow.

 

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BBF-95102077

Lee, Florida USA

Transmission Shop

325,000

325,000

77,120

601,686

 

Established for over 30 years this speciality transmission & general automotive repair shop has an excellent reputation w knowledgable staff in place. Company started out as and transmission shop focused on repairs and rebuilds but has worked its way into general maintenance and repairs including oil changes, brakes, tune-ups, suspension, air-conditioning, etc, which now make up a signifcant percentage of business.

 

Beauty/Personal Care

 

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BBF-95313015

Lee, Florida USA

Skin and/or Massage

100,000

100,000

64,593

163,278

 

Wonderful little day spa with minimal competition in surrounding area. Wide variety of massage and skin treatments (facials, waxings, detox and body wraps). Manis, pedis and permanent makeup also offered. 3500 active customers in database. Average service over $50. Seller retiring. Consistent annual growth in revenue and owner benefit. Seller financing considered for right buyer.

 

Food Business Retail

 

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BBF-95313014

Lee, Florida USA

Food Retail Health

175,000

175,000

132,774

592,181

 

Great neighborhood health and wellness store focused on customer care, guidance and education. In same location for 36 years. Store features high quality organic products and foods without chemicals, poisons and additives; a small deli; cooking classes; books; lectures on healthy living; and spa treatments. Excellent growth potential as market is exploding due to increased demand for organic food.

 

Ice Cream/Yogurt/Ice

 

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BBF-95600137

Collier, Florida USA

Ice Cream & Yogurt

49,500

49,500

10,689

129,798

 

This is a successful Ice Cream and Yogurt Franchise run by Current owner for over 8 years. FULL TAX RETURNS. Franchise is a minimal fee ($1,000 per year plus $0.50 per tub of ice cream). There is a $1,000 franchise transfer fee. Loyal following in very nice office/food/retail center. Bring new ideas and marketing effort to build upon this base. Some owner financing available for right buyer. Call to get details and get an appointment with owner. Rents lowered and long terms are in place.

 

Liquor Related Biz

 

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BBF-893200326

Manatee, Florida USA

Bar/Restaurant

225,000

225,000

78,701

513,576

 

Well known profitable local bar/pub/restaurant in great island location. Highly visible location on main island highway. Owner has day to day staffing in place so operating owners benefit would be a true net pass thru to the new owner. If new owners wanted to take over some of the day to day shift to shift operations then wages saved would pass through. Beer and Wine license. Possibility exists to expand size of premises so as to qualify for a SRX liquor by the drink license.

 

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BBF-86503794

Sarasota, Florida USA

Liquor Package Store

549,000

549,000

165,458

1,018,609

 

Great Locatiion. Annual sales over $1 Million. Gross Profit 25%. Low credit card fees. Easy hours 9am-9pm, 6 days a week, Sunday Noon to 7:30pm. Make more money by staying open until 11pm on Friday and Saturday and 10pm on week days. Lottery commission is $5,800. Located on a busy main road. Seller's Father fell ill and seller is returning to India.

 

Pack/Ship/Postal

 

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BBF-90406405

Lee, Florida USA

Pack/Ship Service

34,000

34,000

22,247

159,268

 

This is a contract POST OFFICE that has a twist to it. The post office also has a charming POTTERY STUDIO. The Post Office's sales are growing and the increased exposure has helped the pottery business. With the possibility of Government operating Post Offices closing on Saturdays, this could be a great boost in business because this operation will be open. Great location with lots of major anchor stores. Easy to run, fun CA$H business! ALL REASONALBLE OFFERS WILL BE CONSIDERED.

 

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BBF-84310052

Manatee, Florida USA

Pack/Ship Service

165,000

82,500

45,620

178,084

 

YOUR OWN BUSINESS IN THE SUNSHINE STATE CLOSE TO THE WHITE SAND BEACHES! A full service Pack 'n Ship store, ships it all from a postcard to an automobile. Other services include fax, copy, printing, Internet/computer usage, conference room, supplies, postage stamps too! Uses USPS, UPS, FedEx, DHL service to across town, the state, nation or the world. Only store of it's kind in the area, a perfect husband & wife opportunity! COG is in expenses. NET INCOME anomaly caused by BP Claim. CALL NOW!

 

Pool & Spa Business

 

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BBF-93700906

Lee, Florida USA

Pool Service

154,000

154,000

42,063

325,688

 

A well established 24 year old pool service. Owner is selling to retire. He only works 15 HOURS A WEEK. There are approximately 110 residential pool accounts. They produce approximately $9,250 a month, for just service. There are approximately 12 delivery/drop off accounts, which produce approximately $6,750 a month. The rest of the income comes from repair work. There are two techs. and one mechanic.

 

Professnl Practices

 

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BBF-90406402

Lee, Florida USA

*Lender Pre-Qualified*
Legal Practice

1,295,000

275,000

390,279

997,823

 

Pre-qualified by a SBA Lender. Total project cost of appx $375,000 down includes $50,000 closing costs + $50,000 working capital. Buyer must be a Florida Attorney. This well established and highly respected law practice specializes in Civil Litigation, Real Estate Transactions, Business, Leases, Corporate & Commercial Agreements. REAL ESTATE INCLUDED. (No additional information will be provided without Buyer's financial statement.)

 

Restaurants

 

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BBF-93700905

Collier, Florida USA

Breakfast Lunch

139,000

139,000

104,560

447,626

 

Money-maker Breakfast and Lunch Restaurant in shopping plaza located on major highway. Owner is selling due to family illness abroad. Spotless themed restaurant with 2,380SF and 84 seats. Great business, only open for breakfast and lunch and closes at 2PM. Rent includes water, trash and a/c maintenance and repair.

 

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BBF-894410001

Sarasota, Florida USA

Fast Food Franchise

189,000

189,000

289,200

289,200

 

Specialty Fast Food Franchise. Great for the health consience consumer. No cooking experience needed. No grill, No deep fryer, No stove. Free 12 day company training seminar. Current owner will stay for short period of time if desired by buyer. Located in Food Court of this areas largest mall. Excellent traffic created by mall and AMC Theatres. Franchise & Lease plus Financial Statements available to qualified purchaser upon execution of Confidentiality and Non-Disclosure Agreement.

 

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BBF-90730813

Lee, Florida USA

Fast Food-No Franchise

115,000

115,000

43,174

122,944

 

High traffic and high volume food court restaurant in one of the most popular Flea Markets in South West Florida. This business is at one of the most advantageous locations in the whole court and has 'wait in line' customers. Great opportunity for those who want a restaurant WITHOUT 6 or 7 day work weeks. Seller just bought recently for son to run but there has been a change in direction. This restaurant is a cash business. Rent is a base + percentage of gross. Base approximately $612 per month.

 

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BBF-88210025

Sarasota, Florida USA

Gourmet Dining

145,000

130,000

75,328

249,994

 

Long Established Fine Dining Restaurant in Sarasota County. Has a loyal following of customers who continue to patronize the establishment. This is a intimate European styled restaurant perfect for a husband and wife team. It has employees in place. The restaurant has tremendous potential for growth. It is only open for dinner hours but lunch hours and menu can be easily added. Serves beer and wine with its well known gourmet entrees.

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