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Truforte Market Watch, Issue #127
April 10, 2014

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-90406464

Lee, Florida USA

Pet Shop

365,000

365,000

142,204

1,150,541

 

This is one of the largest, well established, most spectacular PET STORE and SUPPLY businesses in all of SW Florida. If you love animals, you will love this business! The store has long term, knowledgeable customer service oriented employees and managers. Pictures are available but to really appreciate you have to see it for yourself. It's not your typical pet store, wait until you experience it. Seller wants to retire.

 

Art

 

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BBF-894028376

Manatee, Florida USA

Art Framing

95,000

85,000

41,206

80,427

 

Custom picture frame shop on busy street in Manatee County established by same owner for 27 years. Nice free standing building with all necessary equipment and many long time customers. Excellent profit margin. Currently open only 4 days per week so great opportunity to increase sales. Art is included in the purchase price.

 

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BBF-95314005

Lee, Florida USA

Art Galleries

495,000

495,000

126,066

298,444

 

Home based fine art internet business. Seller invested in growth in 2013 and revenues show it. Simple, hi-profit internet biz buying/selling popular artists' prints via website, eBay, Amazon, 2nd-party auctions. Seller carries $200K+ in inventory at wholesale cost. In business 25 yrs, 20+ on internet. Grow biz by adding artists and related collectables. 2013 revenue number is accurate; 2014 revenue is last four full quarters; 2013-14 expenses estimated.

 

Beauty/Personal Care

 

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BBF-90406499

Lee, Florida USA

Hair Salon/Day Spa

169,000

169,000

100,996

708,744

 

This is a high volume HAIR SALON AND DAY SPA in an upscale shopping area. The owners do NOT perform any of the services, just manage. The business has a very upscale modern design feel that any owner would be proud to own. Looks magnificent. This is not your typical Salon and Spa–its a turnkey opportunity for an Entrepreneur or Stylist. Inventory included–approx. $40,000. Hurry this will not last long! Background & Financial Statement is required before information is released.

 

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BBF-894028444

Manatee, Florida USA

Skin and/or Massage

125,000

65,000

83,882

121,502

 

Permanent Makeup shop well established with many repeat customers. Can expand business by adding micro dermabrasion. Excellent shopping center with well known restaurant for great exposure. Located on busy Highway in Sarasota county . Great tax returns for proof of income. Can be done by non medical trained person but nursing background does add credibility.

 

Clothing

 

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BBF-892703130

Sarasota, Florida USA

Embroidery Service

240,000

240,000

135,259

329,574

 

The Best Embroidery business and dealer for high end embroidery sewing machines, SBA pre-qualified, clean books, making money, growing and dominating in their area. Seller has investor's attitude to sell while growing so a smart buyer will benefit from that growth and is willing to assist buyer after the sale. You could easily spend over 1 million dollars to make the same net benefit of this business you have to check this one out!

 

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BBF-894028035

Manatee, Florida USA

Sewing Contractor

75,000

50,000

37,645

50,400

 

Alterations , slipcovers and sewing location available on busy street in Bradenton. Owner willing to train inexperienced person with desire to learn. Seller has 25 years of experience and has a huge loyal following.

 

Construction

 

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BBF-891300134

Sarasota, Florida USA

Construction Contractor Other

147,500

147,500

35,297

141,753

 

This 25-year-old manufacturer and installer of architectural precast products has a very visible, high-traffic retail location with impressive product displays both inside and outside. Typical products sold to both builders and consumers include columns, moldings, fireplaces, fountains, and planters. This was a million-dollar business before the recession. The seller now wants to retire and turn it over to someone who can build it back up. He is willing to work part time or consult for the new owner.

 

Distribution

 

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BBF-892703131

Sarasota, Florida USA

Dist-Specialty Equipment

240,000

240,000

135,259

329,574

 

The best dealer for high end embroidery sewing machines and embroidery business, SBA pre-qualified, clean books, making money, growing and dominating in their area. Seller has investor's attitude to sell while growing so a smart buyer will benefit from that growth and is willing to assist buyer after the sale. You could easily spend over 1 million dollars to make the same net benefit of this business you have to check this one out!

 

Flooring

 

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BBF-84311771

Manatee, Florida USA

*Lender Pre-Qualified* 
Flooring Products

350,000

350,000

167,602

918,741

 

2013 numbers are better than 2012! This Florida real estate has an ASSUMABLE LOAN or it can just be leased to new owner. Locally owned and operated, not a national chain. By buying direct from the manufacturers in bulk, large discounts get passed on directly to the customer. Breakdown is 70% carpet, 20% tile & 10% wood. Newer warehouse & showroom too! Owner does very little work with builders - this could be another new profit center! Great location on main highway with signage.

 

Hardware Ret Related

 

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BBF-92405177

Charlotte, Florida USA

*Lender Pre-Qualified* 
Hardware Retail

579,000

130,000

203,133

1,071,800

 

Located near the Gulf of Mexico in an upscale community, custom built hardware has had increasing sales each yr since 2009. Strong paint & grill sales and has on site propane filling, good commercial sales to property management companies & marinas, and does deliveries. New owner can take advantage of national co-op buying power & market to continue increasing sales & profits. Pre-qualified for SBA lender financing with $130,000 down includes $21,000 working capital. Financials based on active owner.

 

Internet Related

 

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BBF-891001095

Sarasota, Florida USA

Internet/Online Service

35,000

35,000

0

0

 

On-line Contact Lens Directory for Eye Care Professionals. Live web based software program that enables optometrists doctors and staff to efficiently select contact lenses. Features a robust database of soft contact lenses, with customized search functions, recurrent billing module, and other useful contact lens resources. Easy to update database, product and news sections. Site can make money by selling subscription service to optometrists and advertising.

 

Jewelry

 

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BBF-81109488

Sarasota, Florida USA

Jewelry Retail

250,000

250,000

83,653

342,333

 

Very nice & profitable jewelry store located on a very busy area of Sarasota. The price incl. great inv.- some of it rather unique. The store is also inviting & well put together. EE's are exp. & the store has excellent reputation for its selection & service. The mgr. is only working PT. This Business should be doing a lot more w/an owner-operator. The owner benefit the first yr of opening, even during recession time, was 2X the current benefit & should be even better now w/the economy bouncing back.

 

Manufacturing

 

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BBF-891300133

Sarasota, Florida USA

Mfg-Home Improv Products

147,500

147,500

35,297

141,753

 

This 25-year-old manufacturer and installer of architectural precast products has a very visible, high-traffic retail location with impressive product displays both inside and outside. Typical products sold to both builders and consumers include columns, moldings, fireplaces, fountains, and planters. This was a million-dollar business before the recession. The seller now wants to retire and turn it over to someone who can build it back up. He is willing to work part time or consult for the new owner.

 

Medical Related Biz

 

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BBF-894028730

Sarasota, Florida USA

Adult Day Care

850,000

550,000

325,821

1,020,000

 

Adult Day Care Center located in South Sarasota County with no competition . Facility has proper State of Florida licenses for 40 people . There are 2 shifts , 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. and 2:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. allowing for a total of 80 patients. Other services provided include physical and occupational therapy, massage therapy, medicine disbursements , social work and flu shots. Meals and entertainment are available next door and are calculated into the expenses. Current capacity is only at 30%.

 

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BBF-894028263

Manatee, Florida USA

Medical Weight Loss

135,000

70,000

42,310

60,000

 

Non Invasive Liposuction business that does not require any type of medical training or licensing. Can be added to any doctor's office for additional income. One week training is all that is needed to learn the use of the equipment that is included. Great opportunity for expansion by advertising at wedding eepos, health care expos , beauty salons, etc. Currently working only about 20 hours per week.

 

Real Estate Related

 

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BBF-894028537

Manatee, Florida USA

Renting/Leasing

325,000

325,000

25,128

36,000

 

Professional Office Condominium with 2348 sq.ft. that is subdivided into smaller offices with receptionist area. Excellent location on busy street with lowest price per square foot. New owner can continue to rent to existing tenants or use for their own professional location. Office furniture and phone system are included. Rents have not been raised in over 3 years.

 

Rental Business

 

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BBF-82682055

Manatee, Florida USA

Rental Automobiles

160,000

160,000

48,860

105,446

 

CAR RENTAL COMPANY SERVING SW FLORIDA. 25 CARS DEPENDING ON SEASON. MANY REPEAT CUSTOMERS INCLUDING OUT OF STATE AND INTERNATIONAL VISITORS. NEWLY REPAINTED OFFICES ON A 2.15 ACRE SITE ON A BUSY MAIN ROAD IN A REDEVELOPMENT AREA. THE PROPERTY AND VEHICLES ARE NOT INCLUDED IN THE SALE PRICE BUT CAN BE PURCHASED WITH FINANCING OR CASH. GREAT POTENTIAL TO INCREASE SALES BY EXTENDING WORKING WEEK AND HOURS.

 

Restaurants

 

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BBF-894028257

Sarasota, Florida USA

Ethnic Restaurant

65,000

35,000

51,480

225,000

 

Nice restaurant serving cuisine from India located in a highly desirable strip mall on busy road in Sarasota.Serving buffet lunch and full menu for dinner. Beer and wine sales as well as a catering menu add to the overall success .

 

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BBF-894028864

Sarasota, Florida USA

Ethnic Restaurant

120,000

100,000

59,089

308,039

 

Warm and cozy restaurant serving home made traditional cuisine from Peru. Wine and Beer license adds to sales. Great shopping center on busy road in Sarasota.Same owner for 8 years and has great following . Serves lunch and dinner.

 

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BBF-894028726

Manatee, Florida USA

Pizza Shop

118,000

93,000

63,884

260,000

 

Pizza and Pasta shop on extremely busy intersection in Bradenton area. All food and dishes prepared fresh as ordered. Opened last year and sales have been climbing every month. Delivery has just been added to drive sales even higher.

 

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BBF-10500010

Lee, Florida USA

Pizza Shop

200,000

160,000

104,166

429,332

 

Great Pizza and Italian Food Test Listing Not For sale

 

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BBF-84300280

Sarasota, Florida USA

Restaurant/Mall

179,000

179,000

73,658

333,543

 

Reduced $20,000!! Fresh Thinking, Healthy Eating! Opportunity to own one of the world's fastest growing Franchise Deli-Style Restaurants in a busy Food Court, in a high-traffic, upscale Shopping Mall in the #1 Beach Community in SW Florida. Well equipped separate in-mall Prep Kitchen. Very profitable operation at a fraction of normal startup cost. Some Seller financing possible for a highly qualified individual. Hurry! This opportunity will not last long!

 

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BBF-894028607

Manatee, Florida USA

Seafood Restaurant

70,000

50,000

-25,230

261,024

 

Well known Seafood Restaurant that has moved to a new location. Business is currently losing money but can be turned around with proper management and heavy advertising. Has a beer and wine license but by adding more tables and chairs you can get a full liquor license .

 

Retail Miscellaneous

 

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BBF-894028047

Manatee, Florida USA

Retail Batteries

75,000

75,000

62,353

165,230

 

Retail Battery and Supply store located in busy strip center with major tenants on busy street in Manatee County. Great opportunity for growth or possible franchise opportunity. Seller has his own brand label as well as several national brands. Sells batteries for watches, cell phones , cars m motorcycles,etc. as well as related items including flashlights and chargers.New owner needed to take this to the next level. Owner will consider financing .

 

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BBF-92403456

Lee, Florida USA

Retail Specialties

180,000

180,000

153,804

614,937

 

Excellent opportunity and turn-key business! Seller has management in place & not actively working in the store. Seller moved out of State & decided to sell. There are two locations, one opened at the end of 2011 and the second opened in April 2013. Monthly sales combined in January and February 2014 were approx $40,000 per month. Each store has a manager, POS system and cameras in place. A new owner could replace one Manager or continue to run the stores absentee. Buyers must show proof of funds.

 

Transportation

 

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BBF-95109021

Collier, Florida USA

Limo Business

99,000

99,000

119,013

129,210

 

Profitable SW FLORIDA AIRPORT LIMO BUSINESS... Owner/operator setup, currently holding $25K worth of RESERVED RIDES through June 14'. Seller does approx. 10+ runs per day in season, 5 runs in the summer. Great opportunity for an individual wanting to start in the business. With 3,000+ client list (75% repeat) - Investors have a good base to work with. Currently only servicing Naples and Bonita Springs.

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If you have any questions or would like more information please give us a call at (239) 284-1317. For more information on any listing please fill out the standard confidentiality agreement found here and email it back to info@truforte.com or fax it to (239) 603-6235 so that we may provide you with more details.

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Truforte Business Group









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