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Truforte Market Watch, Issue #143
July 31, 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.


Advertising

 

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BBF- 95107507

Manatee, Florida USA

Print Media

120,000

120,000

15,198

23,291

 

Very profitable well established coupon publication. No limits to growth. High percentage of renewing customers. Sell new ad space, service existing clients, collect from clients, 6 distributors deliver 100,000 copies per month to approx. 6,000 businesses in Manatee County. Part year income to seller shown for 2014 1st quarter. Total net income for 2014 estimated to be $60,000.

 

Automotive

 

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BBF-91702161

Lee, Florida USA

* Should Qualify For Visa * Auto General Repair

325,000

325,000

135,575

827,055

 

This Automotive Shop has been the premier automotive repair business for the greater Island area for over the past 30 years. They have won "The
Best of The Island Award" for six years in a row. As a leader in the automotive repair industry they continue to grow their business and advance their
knowledge and capabilities. They treat their customers like family, going above and beyond the normal services they offer. Very good books and
records.

 

Beauty/Personal Care

 

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BBF-890614741

Manatee, Florida USA

Beauty Supply House

189,000

189,000

110,334

303,187

 

Established 24 years this Beauty Supply Store offers products to the Beauty Industry and to Retail Customers. Located in a Modern Building in small busy strip center which currently has no vacancies. Full range of products including Beauty, Hair, Nail, Wigs and fashion accessories. Includes all shelving, wall displays, illuminated sign, security system etc. Increase sales with a Web site offering Internet Sales.

 

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BBF-894031877

Sarasota, Florida USA

Hair Salon

30,000

25,000

3,331

46,780

 

Unique salon with 8 chairs of which 4 are currently rented and covers all expenses. New owner can rent the other 4 and /or use one for himself . The
current owners are willing to stay and continue to rent. This is the only salon in counties that does hair replacement.Great retail sales of all types of
hair products are a plus to the bottom line..

 

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BBF-84300296

Sarasota, Florida USA

Hair Salon/Day Spa

37,900

37,900

0

0

 

Looking for a Stylist/Entrepreneur who wants their own shop! Live & work in a sunny beach community in Southwest Florida! Gorgeous salon, tastefully decorated, with 5 Hair Stations & private room for facials & massage, in Shopping Center on major US Highway. Lots of expansion possibilities with more staff, new energy & marketing. Very reasonable rent. What an opportunity! Hurry, this won't last long!!

 

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BBF- 90406539

Lee, Florida USA

Skin and/or Massage

53,000

53,000

40,178

112,814

 

This is a DAY SPA that specializes in advanced skin care treatments and customized spa service that are both relaxing and therapeutic. The spa has had steady growth over the years and is up over 26% over last year. This charming spa is beautifully designed. From the elegant foyer, the relaxing waiting area, the serene treatment rooms, the spa ambiance and staff gives their clients an experience that they adore. Buyer is to assume the gift certificates and spa packages obligation.

 

Clothing

 

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BBF- 84310066

Manatee, Florida USA

Clothing Beachwear

79,000

79,000

24,720

102,778

 

Casual high quality beachwear retail store for men & women, just inches from the beach featuring the look of linen, plus is the exclusive Florida store for one of the top brands in the USA. Less than a year old, but must be sold now due to health reasons. Figures shown are annualized based on Jan-Jun 2014 with impeccable books & records which will be disclosed. It's a rare opportunity with all new fixtures & more. Store traffic continues to grow because this shop is different than the rest. Call Now!

 

Construction

 

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BBF- 84310067

Sarasota, Florida USA

Contractor Screening

76,000

38,000

47,640

111,601

 

A REAL FLORIDA BUSINESS! Rescreening; pool cages, lanais, decks, porches, balconies, walkways and more. Perfect for the young person looking to own his own business, seller will train for one month to make sure the business continues because he is offering SELLER FINANCING to a qualified buyer. Lots of repeat customers and referrals because of the high quality workmanship that will be passed to the new owner. Everything is included, truck and all the tools needed. A REAL TURNKEY OPPORTUNITY! Call now.

 

Delivery

 

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BBF- 96296219

Manatee, Florida USA

Delivery Food

25,000

25,000

19,659

60,909

 

Profitable island restaurant delivery service. Great relationships with local restaurant, repeat business, and growing on a consistent basis. Has been open since February 2013 and is already showing a profit. Excellent opportunity for someone to take this on a full time basis, and grow to a great business. No competition in the area, and plenty of room for expansion into neighboring markets. Income and expenses listed are since opening in February.

 

Distribution

 

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BBF-894032051

Sarasota, Florida USA

Dist-Tobacco Products

450,000

450,000

115,051

752,693

 

Wholesale and retail sales of cigars including exclusive rights to a brand of Nicaragua Cigars. Retail sales are slightly over $200K with the remaining
sales being wholesale. Distributes cigars via UPS,FedEx and USPS to both other cigar stores and homes throughout the U.S. Huge potential to
increase wholesale operation by adding a salesman.

 

Food Business Retail

 

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BBF-894031930

Sarasota, Florida USA

Food Retail Health

160,000

100,000

82,894

273,811

 

Nutrition Franchise located in a busy shopping center in Sarasota county that includes well known Fitness center .There are over 100 current
locations by the franchisor and there are no transfer or royalty fees . The asking price is the cost for a new location yet has a great existing cash
flow.

 

Internet Related

 

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BBF-95102113

Monroe, Florida USA

Online Retail Store

2,500,000

2,500,000

360,000

1,620,000

 

Excellent opportunity to own a leading reseller of specialty footwear. Retail shop is located in one of the most famous tourist destinations in all of South Florida. Great location with plenty of traffic from around the world. Included are web site and Ebay store which are generating nearly 50% of the sales. Company sells some of the finest quality footwear from top brands which include unique styles of shoes, sandals, and sneakers for men, women and children. .

 

Lawn/Landscaping

 

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BBF-90406537

Charlotte, Florida USA

Lawn Biz Landscaping

175,000

175,000

106,750

129,738

 

This Lawn and Landscaping business services Port Charlotte and Sarasota counties for over 18 years. The accounts are residential. This company is committed to providing high level of service and quality to all their customers. Equipment value is estimated at $77,000. Seller needs to retire.

 

Liquor Related Biz

 

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BBF-96313060

Lee, Florida USA

*Lender Pre-Qualified* 
Lounge & Package Store

699,000

187,500

289,842

1,067,830

 

E2 visa qualifier. Very established liquor store and lounge with room to grow. Limited competition and on one of SWFL's main roads. Full 4COP and
large 80k in inventory included.
Seller has limited duties so very easy to replace. Weekly entertainment, pool tables, games and more. Additional revenues easily achievable as no
marketing, no lottery and others.
Very visible, no parking issues. Seller retiring, this is what buyers look for.

 

Manufacturing

 

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BBF-90406535

Charlotte, Florida USA

*Lender Pre-Qualified* 
* Should Qualify For Visa * Mfg-Fabrication

175,000

26,250

90,832

370,674

 

Ten year old, Awning Manufacturing and Installation business. Owners salary includes 2 owners. One owner manages the business and one is a working supervisor. Owner says he does no marketing. Everything is word-of-mouth and a younger owner could easily build up the business. Seller will discuss "Other", below, in person. Pre-qualified for SBA Lender Financing. Terms are approx. and do not include closing costs.

 

Printing/Typesetting

 

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BBF-95108513

Hillsborough, Florida USA

Printing Business

420,000

420,000

150,779

240,000

 

10 yr old blueprint & printing company. Large format printing & scanning, blueprints, vehicle wraps, signs, photo reproductions, & digital graphics Owner runs other stores on the Gulfcoast of Florida and provides all the repair support and training for the equipment which is Canon/OCE or HP equipment. Be part of this well recognized name known for its quality and service; without having to pay the franchise fees. An onsite hands-on owner could significantly grow this business and increase profits.

 

Real Property Rltd

 

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BBF-90707313

Lee, Florida USA

Commercial Building

319,000

319,000

0

0

 

Former Seafood Market and Deli. FULL KITCHEN AND zoning allows many OTHER retail and professional uses. TOTALLY renovated inside with new FLOORS, new WALLS, new CEILINGS, new COUNTERS, new AIR CONDITIONING. Parking lot repaved including new parking on south side of building. Building #1 approximately 2776 S.F. & building #2 is a 2 bedroom home & efficiency approximately 1,475 S.F. under air. Seasoned income from residential building @ $1,200 per month. Zoned CN-2 in LEE county. Beer/wine license

 

Restaurants

 

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BBF-91702163

Charlotte, Florida USA

Breakfast Lunch

49,900

49,900

7,908

58,283

 

Quaint Coffee Shop and Cafe located in Downtown Punta Gorda. Within in walking distance of Justice Center and other local businesses. Caters to locals and Seasonal Customers. Serves Breakfast and Lunch. Established loyal following. *****Business 2014 numbers are for Jan-May 2014.******

 

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BBF-84300295

Sarasota, Florida USA

Breakfast Lunch

99,900

75,000

61,400

135,000

 

Looking for an Entrepreneur/Chef couple to purchase & carry on the operation of a very successful restaurant serving healthy Breakfast/Lunch entrees; coffee lounge seats10; square in the middle of a large upscale Golf community, located in the #1 rated beach community in Florida. Currently operated by a Mother/Daughter team. Seats 50 inside, 10 outside, with room for expansion. Attractive Seller financing for highly qualified & solid credit Buyer. What an opportunity! Hurry, this won't last long!

 

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BBF-894031931

Sarasota, Florida USA

Diner

92,000

92,000

83,790

220,000

 

Cafe/Diner established over 19 years in the same location with the same owner. Serving traditional American cuisine as well as some Greek dishes.
Well established with many loyal customers.Clean and friendly atmosphere.

 

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BBF-90701385

Collier, Florida USA

Italian Restaurant

120,000

120,000

70,688

380,688

 

This is a Handsome Italian Restaurant-Pizzeria in Naples, Florida. Included is Indoor & outdoor patio seating overlooking a pool & courtyard. Opened in the summer of 2008 by the current Owner who has over 30 years of experience from the family restaurant business. It is well known in the area for serving up some of the best authentic Italian cuisine. Every pizza hand tossed. Offering take out, delivery & catering. Business licensed for, and provides, beer & wine. Gross sales only shown.

 

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BBF-95106501

Charlotte, Florida USA

Italian Restaurant

299,000

200,000

150,000

600,000

 

White table cloth Italian restaurant in affluent community. High traffic strip center location convenient to local yacht and country club. Restaurant complete with full bar. Approx 120 seats with some outdoor dining. Busy and friendly community close to waterfront and amenities. Owner willing to stay on for 3-6 months with management consulting contract. Term to be negotiated.

 

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BBF-92401236

Lee, Florida USA

Pizza Shop

160,000

100,000

99,600

300,000

 

Newly Remodeled Pizzeria in SW Florida. 80% dine-in and 20% delivery. Restaurant seats 45 inside and additional 12 outside. Location has been a pizza restaurant for over 20 years with stable, year-round local customer base. Equipment in good condition. Easy to learn menu consisting of pizza, salads, subs, Italian dinners and pasta.Has Beer & Wine license. Aggressive new owner should be able to quickly grow sales and profit. Perfect family operation. Owner offering trial period to verify income.

 

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BBF-891611010

Manatee, Florida USA

Pizza Shop

195,000

195,000

108,416

879,000

 

Great family restaurant features best pizza and wings out east. 2600 plus square feet with 100 seats, full sports package and great craft beer selection Located in active strip center surrounded by fastest-growing residential area. Lots of new equipment added when location acquired. Profitable since second month of operation.

 

Retail Miscellaneous

 

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BBF-95108511

Sarasota, Florida USA

Retail Home Accessories

124,000

124,000

108,000

265,000

 

Great small home decor store with high visibility and protected rights for many linen and tableware lines. Also, carries select high-end bedding lines, china and tableware, lighting and towels and well as assorted home decor items. Great downtown location with walk-in traffic. Sells to the trade at a 25% discount and this can be significantly grown. Business can be grown by adding an e-commerce component.

 

Routes

 

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BBF-95108512

Hillsborough, Florida USA

Routes Meats & Food

250,000

250,000

133,292

183,170

 

Be your own boss. Est for 24 years this well-known route is ideal for someone living in the Orlando area. You place on consignment and service waffle makers, frying pans, induction ranges and provide supplies to hotels, restaurants and colleges in a defined West Central Florida territory with 225 current accounts. Corporate does billing &collections and pays your commissions. Great opportunity to increase sales and income as there are national contracts in place. Includes van and inventory.

 

Travel

 

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BBF-84301900

Sarasota, Florida USA

Travel Agency

65,000

65,000

32,615

45,640

 

Present business deals with luxury travel and high end cruises. Limited clientele with much room for expansion. Owner retiring after 30 years in business. Owner will guarantee $15,000 of $61,107 in the A/R, this would be put into escrow upon sale of business. Owner also willing to stay on for one year at $1000/month to run business if need be.

 

Video Related Biz

 

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BBF-95107506

Manatee, Florida USA

* Should Qualify For Visa * Video Production

350,000

350,000

60,191

147,558

 

Full-service video production from conception to delivery. Located in the Bradenton/Sarasota area serving local and national clients for legal and
medical requirements to fine arts and entertainment with the latest hard and software solutions. Owner will consider staying to assist a buyer with
the litigation recordings. Real estate is included in the price and owner will consider some seller financing.

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Truforte Business Group









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