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Truforte Market Watch, Issue #080
May 09, 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-90406414

Lee, Florida USA

Pet Supplies

90,000

50,000

67,712

371,562

 

This 9 year old company has grown to be known as a "Holistic Pet Store" specializing in healthy nourishing foods from raw to organic - complemented by the most delicious, natural, nutritionally-supercharged menu of dog and cat foods on the market today. Perfect for the PET LOVER who wants to bring their "Best Friend" to work!

 

Automotive

 

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BBF-82682040

Manatee, Florida USA

Auto Car Wash

475,000

475,000

45,000

60,000

 

WELL MAINTAINED SELF SERVICE CAR AND TRUCK WASH WITH 5 BAYS INCLUDING EXTRA HEIGHT BAY FOR TRUCKS AND VANS. THE EQUIPMENT IS NEW AND THE PROPERTY IS SECURITY PROTECTED. VENDING MACHINES AND CASH DISPENSERS ARE INSTALLED AND THE BUILDING INCLUDES AN OFFICE AND STORE. THE PROPERTY IS JUST LESS THAN ONE ACRE AND IS SITUATED OFF SR 301 IN A BUSY COMMERCIAL AREA. THIS IS A WONDERFUL OPPORTUNITY FOR A BUYER LOOKING FOR A CASH BUSINESS INCLUDING APPRECIATING VALUE REAL ESTATE.

 

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BBF-95830426

Lee, Florida USA

Auto General Repair

440,000

440,000

193,001

814,976

 

This is a well-established, well-situated, full service Auto Repair Facility. There are 8 bays, over 49 parking spaces and a very comprehensive equipment list. Additionally, advertising has been consistent and continually brings in new clients. Advertising includes Direct Mail; Movie Theater; Radio Ads & Social Media Marketing. No Franchise Fees! Employees including service writer already in place. Truly a Turn-Key Opportunity!!!

 

Beauty/Personal Care

 

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BBF-92403425

Collier, Florida USA

Hair Salon

21,000

21,000

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This is a small, fashionably designed Hair salon in Naples Florida. The rent is only $650 per month. There are three hair stations, two wet stations and three dryers. This is an asset sale. Please contact Listing agent for additional information.

 

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BBF-92403426

Collier, Florida USA

Hair Salon/Day Spa

115,000

115,000

62,715

256,121

 

This is a very well situated, elite Beauty Salon located in Naples, Florida. The owner works as a stylist . They also provide services such as facials and manicures. There are enough employees for this business to qualify for E-2 visa. The owner takes a two month vacation per year. This is a high end salon with a Men's cut starting at $40 and Women's at $85. The interior is upscale. There are 6 hair stations, 2 shampoo stations and one mobile dryer. The salon just had a new floor.

 

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BBF-95102042

Lee, Florida USA

Nail Salon

49,000

49,000

32,647

161,834

 

Full service nail salon would make excellent opportunity for a Nail tech, Current owner is not a tech and only manages this profitable nail salon. Salon contains 6 nail stations, 2 pedicure, and separate wax room and offers excellent high quality services in sculptured acrylics, maintenance fills, gel services, nail shaping, cuticle conditioning, gentle exfoliation, soothing massage and polish. Salon has establ. clientele of loyal followers and room for additional nail techs.

 

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BBF-92401212

Lee, Florida USA

Tanning Salon

99,000

50,000

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Beautiful, State of The Art Tanning Salon in Busy SW Florida City -- Owner has in excess of $350,000 invested in high-tech equipment and build out! 3 stand-up units, 4 lay down units, air-brush room, Hydration station, Teeth Whitening Room and possibility to greatly expand into skin care services. Customer database of 6700 with average tan time of 12 minutes. With improved marketing and new energy, this business will thrive. Current owner needs to relocate- Offered as an Asset Sale.

 

Construction

 

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BBF-84310053

Sarasota, Florida USA

Contractor Home Improvement

185,000

92,500

82,471

200,297

 

HIGH QUALITY WORK, UPSCALE CUSTOMERS, MORE THAN JUST FOR A HANDYMAN! This is a real business that has built a strong reputation for extensive remodeling of an apartment, condo or house to pressure cleaning a sidewalk or driveway. If you can do interior or exterior painting, tile, carpentry, wall texturing, minor electrical or plumbing, flooring or more, this is for you. EXPERIENCE IS NECESSARY! Don't spend another winter in the snow or ice, live in paradise! Measure twice, cut once, call now!

 

Equipment S & S

 

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BBF-95105004

Lee, Florida USA

*Lender Pre-Qualified*
Equipment Rental

325,000

87,500

123,112

191,154

 

15 year, Full service, well established rental business on Sanibel Island with little area competition. Owner works very closely with vacation rental agencies and individual residences who generally are repeat business clients. The 101 items fro rent are kept in excellent condition and require little maintenance. This is a perfect opportunity for someone to enjoy an impressive income while working on a beautiful island. SBA lender pre-qualified.

 

Flower Related

 

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BBF-90406417

Lee, Florida USA

Florist

59,000

59,000

2,112

179,959

 

Well established FLORIST and GIFT SHOP located on a major highway in the Cape Coral/Fort Myers vicinity. Low overhead. Owner is burned out and wants to move on. Excellent potential for good business person.

 

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BBF-95102080

Collier, Florida USA

Fresh Flowers

45,000

45,000

16,530

99,118

 

This event driven florist provides fresh flowers and floral services to a wide variety of high end clients. Known for their quality work and creative floral design company caters to many special events including weddings, funerals, baby showers, luncheons, dinner parties and many extravagant home events. Excellent opportunity for someone with artistic talent and a creative mind and who enjoys working with people.

 

Food Business Retail

 

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BBF-95400054

Lee, Florida USA

Food Retail Bakery

95,000

95,000

45,268

206,614

 

This high traffic location takes pride in custom designing cookie and desert treats. Whether it is personal or professional the staff can create something for the occasion. Business is generated from online sales as well as daily walk in traffic. This franchise opportunity provides ongoing support and new ideas to keep the business current and relevant.

 

Furniture Retail

 

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BBF-95108022

Sarasota, Florida USA

Furn Retail Home/Bed

74,000

74,000

40,000

350,000

 

Nicely decorated showroom in convenient location. Carrys complete line of mattresses featuring King Coil and Symbol. Also is a dstributor for Ashley Furniture, Stanley, and Paula Dean funishings and accessories. Includes $35K of inventory and lettered delivery truck. Owner might stay on as commissioned salesperson.

 

Insurance

 

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BBF-39810028

Collier, Florida USA

Insurance General

84,000

84,000

48,200

48,205

 

The owner of thissmall book of insurance business has decided to do other things. Located in an executive suite without lease. Book can be move nearby. 2012 book about $48,000. Ascendant $3,003/Florida Pen $96/Granada $1,259/Insurance Mngmnt $689/MGA Ins$409/National Specialty $3,503/Progressive $21,818/Universal Property $12,328/ Balance w Citizens/Appalachian/Foremost./Federated/Metlife/Granada Insurance.

 

Lawn/Landscaping

 

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BBF-90406309

Lee, Florida USA

*Lender Pre-Qualified*
Lawn Biz Residential

89,000

21,000

70,140

187,796

 

SBA LENDER PRE-QUALIFIED - ONLY $21,000 DOWN This is a LAWN (65%) and POOL (35%) service company that services clients in Lee County, Florida. The base monthly billing is $8230+ a month plus extras. Over $25,000 of equipment is included in this price. The company is priced to sell!

 

Liquor Related Biz

 

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BBF-892701810

Sarasota, Florida USA

Bar/Restaurant

310,000

310,000

155,688

378,756

 

Why Buy This Pub/Restaurant/Banquet Hall? 25 year history in upscale golf country club, loyal customers from the community no need to advertise the pub just provide good food and service. Owner invested $80,000 in improvements for 150+ seat pub/banquet hall which includes 2 bars, stage, dance floor, kitchen and patio seating with long garden lawn to a lake and patio area next to water for events outside, lots of parking provides endless marketing opportunity for parties, weddings, and business.

 

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BBF-88210026

Sarasota, Florida USA

Beer/Wine Bar

300,000

300,000

60,000

280,000

 

European Style Wine Bistro with casual atmosphere in an upscale area and one of the best selection of wines on the West Coast. The Bistro has a capacity of 90, with inside and outside seating. The business is a simple operation with an excellent menu of unique and delicious entres that are easily prepared. It features live music on Friday and Saturday and offers wine tasting with computerized dispensing machines. Custom wood decor with wine walls creates a classic style of ambiance.

 

Marine Related

 

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BBF-75830013

Sarasota, Florida USA

Dive Boat

435,000

392,000

110,695

316,275

 

A full service dive charter and retail operation located on the water in a popular Florida tourist destination. The professionally maintained Coast Guard certified vessel caters to individuals and groups of all sizes. This highly profitable turnkey operation includes a talented team of dive industry experts happy and motivated to continue their tradition of excellent customer service.

 

Restaurants

 

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BBF-892731814

Sarasota, Florida USA

Banquet Hall/Caterer

310,000

310,000

38,922

94,689

 

Why Buy This Pub/Restaurant/Banquet Hall? 25 year history in upscale golf country club, loyal customers from the community no need to advertise the pub just provide good food and service. Owner invested $80,000 in improvements for 150+ seat pub/banquet hall which includes 2 bars, stage, dance floor, kitchen and patio seating with long garden lawn to a lake and patio area next to water for events outside, lots of parking provides endless marketing opportunity for parties, weddings, and business.

 

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BBF-892731028

Sarasota, Florida USA

Cafe Type Eatery

65,000

65,000

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Sale of Assets only, existing cafe "waffle house" style restaurant anchored by motel on busy HWY in Sarasota with several other motels in the general area along with the neighborhood to provide business. Owner has been in business for less than a year and must sell for family reasons. Everything is there and a good opportunity to step in and take over what the seller started.

 

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BBF-84310054

Manatee, Florida USA

Mexican Restaurant

195,000

195,000

121,936

429,657

 

BEAUTIFUL MEXICAN RESTAURANT IN AN UPSCALE, HIGH TRAFFIC LOCATION! Well established and a favorite with the locals. Whether a full meal, appetizer, mid afternoon snack or a cold Corona, this is the place! An intimate setting with outdoor and indoor tables, seating for 74. Their liquor license allows them to carry beer and wines from south of the border as well as domestic favorites. Operated by a husband/wife team plus employees. Due to personal reasons the seller is very motivated! Call! No drive-bys!

 

Retail Miscellaneous

 

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BBF-82682041

Sarasota, Florida USA

Retail Cosmetic

85,000

85,000

32,351

152,495

 

MOTIVATED SELLER. MUST SELL FAST. THIS BOUTIQUE AND SPA IS SITUATED ON HISTORIC MAIN STREET ,SARASOTA. A PRIME LOCATION FOR RESIDENTS AND VISITORS. ALL MAJOR BRANDS OF COSMETICS,PERFUMES AND LOTIONS ARE CARRIED. IN 2012 A MAJOR RENOVATION WAS CARRIED OUT TO MAKE THE BOUTIQUE EYE CATCHINGLY ATTRACTIVE WITH LEASEHOLD IMPROVEMENTS TOTALLING $70000. THE SELLER HAS A YOUNG FAMILY TO LOOK AFTER AND IS MAKING THIS A LOW PRICED OFFER FOR SALE.

 

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BBF-84300276

Sarasota, Florida USA

Retail Health Products

98,500

70,000

41,490

147,704

 

Invest in your own turnkey retail store selling health, nutrition, sport supplements & smoothies in the #1 Beach Community in Florida! Great major shopping center location on well-traveled highway, adjacent to national chain gym & growing community. Client base developed over 5 years. Absentee Owner. Semi-active to active owner can really add to bottom line. Perfect for fitness-oriented or personal training couple. Adjacent to large fitness facility. Will not last long. Hurry!

 

Transportation

 

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BBF-92401211

Lee, Florida USA

Limo Business

535,000

350,000

280,000

475,000

 

SW Florida's Premier Limousine & Party Bus rental business. Primarily services Marco Island to Port Charlotte. Offers luxury and fun transportation for all occasions. Business enjoys loyal, repeat customers from over 3000+ client list. Upscale, optimized website included in sale. Vehicles included in the sale are 2 full-sized Limo/Party Buses, Medium and Small sized Limo/Party Bus and a stretch Excursion. All vehicles well maintained inside and out. Heavy cash business!

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