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Truforte Market Watch, Issue #147
August 28, 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.


Agricultural

 

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BBF- 95102085

Charlotte, Florida USA

Fish Farm

750,000

750,000

0

0

 

Aquaculture farm offers an excellent opportunity to cultivate a variety of fish, microgreens, vegetables, dragonfruit and other plants. Included in the sale is 22 acres with a pristine lake that feeds the eco-friendly system. Property includes green houses set up for fish farming, hydroponic cultivation, vertigro systems, and microgreen cultivation. Plenty of room for expansion as well as the further development of value added products. Excellent opportunity for new owner to take this to next level.

 

Automotive

 

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BBF- 894033116

Sarasota, Florida USA

* Should Qualify For Visa * Auto Body Shop

230,000

230,000

58,593

373,987

 

Full line auto body and upholstery shop located in great area of Sarasota. Established over 25 years in the same location with great reputation. Is affiliated with one insurance company for direct writing as well as used by several used car dealerships for their repairs.Top of the line spray booth with paint mixing and all other equipment included in purchase price.

 

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BBF-895300122

Manatee, Florida USA

Auto Speed Shop

75,000

75,000

46,101

120,154

 

This is a Performance Garage who's present owner has had a rich and long drag racing career. It is an asset sale with some revenue. Books are difficult as two businesses run through one P&L. He currently has clients sending their cars from all over the United States to have engine modifications done to them. He has become unable to work under the cars as much and has given a lot of that responsibility to others, with him focusing more on other automotive interests. The customers are retained by buyer.

 

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BBF-95109027

Lee, Florida USA

Tire Dealer

300,000

100,000

114,026

482,157

 

Custom 4-WHEEL DRIVE TIRE & SERVICE CENTER located in the heart of Fort Myers on busy highway, established 11 years. Services offered include tires / wheels / lift kits / leveling kits / performance intakes & exhaust / axle & driveline repairs and modifications / shocks and more. Absentee owned business, figures for 2014 are projecting an owner/operator replacing the manager. Great opportunity, contact listing agent for more details.

 

Cleaning

 

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BBF-93700994

Lee, Florida USA

* Should Qualify For Visa * Cleaning Air Ducts

838,000

838,000

303,975

402,187

 

Unique cleaning service company servicing high-rise and low-rise buildings throughout SW Florida. Most customers are condo associations.

 

Clothing

 

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BBF- 95102114

Lee, Florida USA

Clothing Women

125,000

125,000

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Women's dress shop with large selection of formal dresses, bridal gowns, prom dresses, shoes, accessories and more.Excellent opportunity with unlimited possibilities, expand with your own custom designs, bring in unique clothing lines, add alteration service and other accessories. Included in the sale is well over $200,000 worth of inventory offered at only a fraction of the cost. High visibility location with flexible lease. Call for more details!

 

Construction

 

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BBF- 91702164

Lee, Florida USA

* Should Qualify For Visa * Contractor Electric

895,000

895,000

557,600

2,611,664

 

Full Serv. Electrical Contractor. Current comm. jobs include a Bank remodel, a strip mall addition, a First Watch rest. a Bistro buildout, a M. Kors buildout & several fitness gyms. Current residential jobs include high end condo remodels in Naples & new homes in C. C. & Naples. In addition to providing regular service to homeowners, businesses,condo assoc,. prop. mgmt. companies, 2 lrg. RV parks, a retirement community & a 204 ac. outdoor mall. 2014 numbers are annualized to reflect current bus. model.

 

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BBF-95314012

Charlotte, Florida USA

Contractor Hurricane Shutters

85,000

85,000

80,842

268,708

 

Aluminum Contractor specializing in Hurricane Shutters, Screen Rooms, Sliders, Doors, Windows, Etc.. Stellar reputation with no BBB complaints in 34 years. Buyer may keep installer on-board and focus on sales or attempt both. Seller will sponsor license for unlicensed buyer. Buyer may move business to home, lease existing space from seller or purchase the business condo for $100K. Financials assume home based with owner-installer.

 

Electronics/Computer

 

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BBF-81110019

Sarasota, Florida USA

Computers Sales/Service

65,000

65,000

33,651

78,557

 

Computer Shop offering the greatest service around. Sells used computer equipment, parts, and a few other items. CGS less than 10% due to pawn shop approach. 1,800 sq ft stand-alone, concrete building.

 

Food Business Retail

 

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BBF-894033043

Manatee, Florida USA

* Should Qualify For Visa * Specialty Bakery

140,000

100,000

80,000

300,000

 

A custom bakery boutique specializing in unique, extraordinary and outright decadent desserts. If custom is what you need, then you are in the right place! Wedding cakes, sculpted cakes, specialty desserts and a full array of homemade bakery delicacies makes this niche bakery a premier destination when visiting Sarasota, Bradenton or Lakewood Ranch. Great taste is our passion and customer satisfaction is their goal.

 

Insurance

 

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BBF-90406536

Lee, Florida USA

Insurance General

190,000

190,000

46,302

79,442

 

A well-established Florida 2-20 independently owned Franchised General Insurance Agency. There are appx 30 offices across the state. The royalty is 7% with $1,000/mth minimum. Prominently located on a major thoroughfare, this 6 year old owner operated agency has space available for 3 additional agents. Mix is appx 50% Auto, 40% Residential and 10% Commercial. Part Year is Jan thru June 2014.

 

Lawn/Landscaping

 

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BBF-890614842

Manatee, Florida USA

* Should Qualify For Visa * Lawn Biz Commercial

199,000

199,000

102,059

196,154

 

Commercial Lawn Care Business with excellent reputation with a few Home Owner accounts. In business for approximately 12 years. New Business derived from recommendations. Employees in place include a Supervisor Well maintained equipment and vehicles. All commercial have written contracts. Financials from Tax Returns This business would be good for an add-on to an existing or could be used as a sound basis to grow into larger business. Great E-2 visa business.

 

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BBF-90406548

Lee, Florida USA

* Should Qualify For Visa * Lawn Biz Residential

290,000

290,000

117,963

350,805

 

A 20 year old family owned lawn service. Apex 90% of the accounts is in one community, minimizing drive time and truck expenses. Most of the accts are well seasoned. Complete extra set of equipment includes truck and trailer. Owner supervises and does the tree work when necessary. Well trained staff and owner willing to train through the transition period makes for a smooth transfer and account retention. Added a new $36,000 contract the first of this year!!!!

 

Liquor Related Biz

 

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BBF-93700995

Collier, Florida USA

Bar/Restaurant

399,000

399,000

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Extremely popular Sports Bar/Restaurant/Night Club. This place really rocks 7 days a week. Live entertainment nightly. Seats 180+ and outside seating. SRX liquor license. Free standing Building with great parking at same location for over 30 Years. This is an asset sale.

 

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BBF-93409966

Sarasota, Florida USA

Bar/Restaurant

4,250,000

4,000,000

1,012,200

3,300,000

 

DREAM JOB/LIFESTYLE!!! This bar/rest. is known as "the place to be on "This" key". Featuring quiet inside dining where you can listen to live music & still have a conversation, or Tiki dining in front of a live band. All dining areas are equipped for the variety of weather in SW. FL. Because it is located on the waterfront directly across the street from the beach, it features a number of beach games & fishing off the dock. Featuring 347 seats, 3 bars w/Tiki huts. Sales up 34% so far in 2014.

 

Manufacturing

 

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BBF-894033080

Sarasota, Florida USA

* Should Qualify For Visa * Mfg-Cement Products

450,000

450,000

87,282

250,000

 

Manufacturing and installation of Cultured Stone. There are 21 varieties of stone and they also manufacture brick ovens for cooking. The company is capable of taking any of their varieties and making custom colors to suit the client's needs. Retail locations , home builders and contractors are now purchasing their products as well. Orders have been made and shipped nationally as well as to Canada. This is poised for rapid growth as the business relationships have just started developing.

 

Pool & Spa Business

 

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BBF- 44500972

Lee, Florida USA

* Should Qualify For Visa * Pool Service

400,000

400,000

140,788

485,830

 

THIS IS A QUALITY POOL SERVICE AND MAINTENANCE BUSINESS WITH OVER 300 ESTABLISHED RESIDENTIAL CUSTOMERS. NO FORMAL CONTRACTS, VERBAL AGREEMENTS ONLY. SHOW UP ON TIME AND PROVIDE QUALITY SERVICE AND CUSTOMERS WILL STAY FOREVER. MARKETING ALL WORD OF MOUTH AND REFERRALS, SERVICING GREATER LEE COUNTY RESIDENTIAL ONLY. FIVE FULL TIME EMPLOYEES INCLUDING OWNERS OPERATING TWO TRUCKS WITH TWO TRAILERS. PERFECT BUSINESS FOR E2 VISA. PRESENTLY OPERATED FROM SELLER'S HOME. CAN BE RELOCATED IF NEEDED.

 

Printing/Typesetting

 

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BBF-90406545

Lee, Florida USA

*Lender Pre-Qualified* 
* Should Qualify For Visa * Graphics/Layout

178,244

88,000

65,081

153,613

 

GREAT PRICE - This is a state of the art 12 yr old PRINTING and GRAPHIC design company. 50% of their business comes from major corp. in the medical, educational, government, and finance areas. Other business includes local businesses and retail. Their capabilities are extensive - Artistic Renderings, Digital Transfers, Extra Large Banners, Large Format 4-Color, Large Format Scanning, Digital Envelope Printing, and Full Bindery. Great Seller Financing!

 

Real Estate Related

 

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BBF-92403467

Collier, Florida USA

Broker Real Estate

75,000

50,000

55,692

92,108

 

This is a well established Real Estate Company in Bonita Springs. They handle homes sales and vacation rentals. The present owner has been through 6 months of health problems and needs to retire. The seller is willing to carry paper and is willing to license a real estate associate. This is the perfect business for a real estate person who want their own business. Please contact listing agent for additional information.

 

Restaurants

 

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BBF-93700992

Lee, Florida USA

American Restaurant

1,500,000

1,500,000

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THIS IS AN ASSET SALE. Completely operational restaurant with excellent corner location includes real estate. Seating for approximately 165 inside and 75 outside. An audio visual system serving 36 televisions is also included.

 

Retail Miscellaneous

 

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BBF-90406466

Sarasota, Florida USA

*Lender Pre-Qualified* 
* Should Qualify For Visa * Retail Specialties

595,000

130,000

136,623

1,169,916

 

PURCHASE PRICE INCLUDES $300,000 IN INVENTORY. SPECIALTY RETAIL STORE plus Internet Sales. Great hours. 5 day work week. Multiple profit centers from sales, supplies, service and special events. Sales increasing yearly. Pre-Qualified for SBA Lender Financing - Terms are approximate.

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Truforte Business Group









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