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Truforte Market Watch, Issue #156
October 30, 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- 81110186

Sarasota, Florida USA

Print Media

85,000

85,000

65,071

248,217

 

Most recognized industry-related publication within the covered area. Well-established Business serving Sarasota, Manatee & Charlotte counties. 6,500 weekly distribution. Business-to-Business. Revenue comes from advertising. Can be managed from home office or small commercial space. The business benefits from a strong network of sub-contractor covering printing, delivery, etc. The subs are indicated as "P/T" employees above. The full time employee does the sales.

 

Agricultural

 

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BBF- 92401243

Lee, Florida USA

*Lender Pre-Qualified* 
* Should Qualify For Visa * Nursery/Plants

349,000

80,000

150,002

852,882

 

Full Service Garden Center est. 34 years. Growing Sales. They carry hundreds of varieties of native and tropical plants, pottery and home & garden accessories for retail sales. Full service landscape design and installation also provided. Excellent staff, professional website and lots of repeat customers. Situated on busy thoroughfare on 1+ acre with good lease. Inventory of $90,000 included. SBA lender pre-qualified for qualified buyer w/ $80,000 down- terms approximate. Perfect E-2 Visa opportunity.

 

Animals/Pets

 

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BBF-84310914

Manatee, Florida USA

* Should Qualify For Visa * Kennel

529,000

529,000

8,893

81,671

 

Boarding kennel on 2.4 acre fenced with large pond. Presently just dogs - could board cats, birds etc. 28 in and out runs. Owner lives in 4bdr.2bth. home just completely renovated, recent certified appraisal for $402,000, Business grossed a little over $100,000 2012 and on track this year to do better than last. Due to fire most records and computers were destroyed. Located near Lakewood Ranch, potential for daycare,pet grooming and dog training. Owner would consider holding mortgage with 5 yr balloon.

 

Automotive

 

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BBF-895300124

Manatee, Florida USA

* Should Qualify For Visa * Auto Glass

350,000

350,000

239,291

695,968

 

Thriving mobile auto glass / windshield replacement company in south west Florida that has experienced tremendous growth.Operated from a home base, so very low overhead and almost no inventory, yet huge profits! 6 independent contractors.

 

Business Services

 

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BBF-95435124

Collier, Florida USA

Mail/Package Service

60,000

60,000

19,368

135,439

 

Profitable easy to operate package and ship business. Conveniently located in a high traffic anchored plaza with a good mix of tenants. Ample parking, bright and inviting interior with ongoing support and franchise training.

 

Cleaning/Clothing

 

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BBF-894035372

Manatee, Florida USA

Coin Laundry

135,000

135,000

-649

16,243

 

Coin operated laundromat located on corner property that includes over 1/3 acre of property. Newer front load washers and dryers as well as tankless hot water heater. This is a neighborhood establishment that has been there for 49 years and with same owners for the last 19. Can easily be converted to a dry cleaner with drive up capability. Adding more services such as wash, dry and fold will increase the revenue.

 

Clothing

 

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BBF-92409199

Lee, Florida USA

*Lender Pre-Qualified* 
* Should Qualify For Visa * Clothing Beachwear

950,000

462,500

193,178

1,079,560

 

32 yrs established beach style clothing and surf shop, located on the beach in a 2 stories bldg. with 225 SF rooftop for a gorgeous Beach view, carries several brands of Men's, women's & Kids Beach style apparel, sandals, sunglasses, skim boards, surf boards etc.. The name is protected for Lee and Collier Counties. Inventory is approximately $300K included in the purchase price. Call listing agent for SBA Lender Pre-Qialification details.

 

Construction

 

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BBF-90406467

Lee, Florida USA

Contractor Marine

995,000

450,000

218,438

1,533,589

 

SW Florida's PREMIER 30 year old full service MARINE CONTRACTOR. Services include Docks/Boatlifts, Boathouse Roofs, Dredging, Pedestrian Bridges, Seawalls/Erosion Control, Barge/Crane Services, Pile Driving, Underwater Inspections, Marine Salvage, Freight Hauling, all types of permits etc. An extensive list of equipment included. Owner financing available w/ 36 month balloon. Owner will qualify with license.

 

Distribution

 

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BBF-95109031

Charlotte, Florida USA

Dist-Bev Non Alcohol

249,900

249,900

67,766

209,923

 

For 27 years, this business has been distributing bottled water to commercial and residential accounts - 50/50 mix. From 5 GAL bottles to personal water bottles, cups & cases, plus equipment rental. Services approx. 750 customers in which 80% have been using their service for 10+ years. Contact listing agent for more details.

 

Fitness

 

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BBF-90406566

Lee, Florida USA

Fitness Gym

49,000

49,000

0

0

 

Fitness Club that features a wide variety of cardiovascular; strength and free weights equipment to ensure the members are getting the best workout possible. The equipment has an approx value of $100,000. The club needs increased marketing effort and someone that is passionate about fitness. This fully operational club is currently breaking even and is being sold as an Asset Sale. With season starting and New Year's only a few months away, there may be no better time to start owning your own gym.

 

Flower Related

 

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BBF-90700008

Charlotte, Florida USA

Florist

90,000

90,000

30,388

147,008

 

Beautiful Florist shoppe in Port Charlotte. Owners run very short hours for a florist as they are ready to retire. Currently 9 am to 5 pm Monday through Friday. Owners closed for vacation for 2 weeks in 2012 and 5 weeks in 2013. A GREAT opportunity for an owner that wants to expand hours & service. This shoppe has been in business for over 45 years - seven with the current owners. They are up to date with a European flair.! Shoppe is currently a member of only one wire service.

 

Lawn/Landscaping

 

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BBF-95102118

Collier, Florida USA

* Should Qualify For Visa * Lawn Biz Landscaping

375,000

375,000

175,000

500,000

 

Well established, high end, full service landscape company with excellent reputation. Great opportunity in Sunny SW Florida, Business includes good mix of residential and commercial lawn and landscape maintenance accounts with over $24K regular monthly billing plus extras. Currently operating 2 crews all the equipment included. Plenty of room to expand and owner is willing to assist with the transition. Don't miss this opportunity!

 

Medical Related Biz

 

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BBF-95313020

Lee, Florida USA

* Should Qualify For Visa * Medical Software

1,000,000

800,000

73,150

567,763

 

Secure, multi functional, dynamic hybrid web-based electronic medical records and practice management (EMR) system software program written specifically for vein and vascular practices. Fully compliant with HIPAA, and backed by superior customer care. Needs someone capable of taking sales to the next level. Note or earn-out available.

 

Pool & Spa Business

 

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BBF-81110148

Sarasota, Florida USA

Pool Service

275,000

275,000

134,962

259,105

 

Very efficient pool service with clients highly concentrated within a few minutes drive from each others. Currently has 189 accounts and low costs of operation. Seller does some of the pool service work. Comes with 2 fuel-efficient vehicles in very good condition.

 

Real Estate Related

 

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BBF-894035438

Sarasota, Florida USA

Home Inspection Service

49,500

30,000

79,767

90,951

 

Home inspection services of mostly residential properties for the home owners , insurance companies and banks. Inspections usually result in discounts on insurance , especially when a new roof is installed.Established 12 years with same owner who continually gets referrals from Real Estate agents and long term customers. Seller is a licensed Home Inspector instructor and will include the cost of schooling and licensing to the buyer.

 

Real Property Rltd

 

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BBF-894035398

Manatee, Florida USA

Income Property

325,000

325,000

3,272

24,282

 

Established Laundromat with a separate 1000 sq. ft. office building both with the real estate included.Established over 50 years with updated equipment and tankless hot water heater. Office building is multipurpose use , including residential if desired. Located in a upcoming redevelopment zone with perks being offered for turning site into a 3 story building . Net income does not include rent of the office space that is available.

 

Restaurants

 

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BBF-118200078

Collier, Florida USA

* Should Qualify For Visa * Cafe Type Eatery

279,000

279,000

107,829

386,287

 

Restaurant in Sunny Naples Florida. Is the exclusive on-site restaurant for a Community of 850 single family homes centrally located in North Naples just minutes away from shopping, dining and the Gulf's beaches. The restaurant has a guaranteed income that is paid for by the community. The community pre-pays the restaurant $8,500 per month for a guaranteed number of meal coupons to be given to the community members. There is no rent or maintenance expense for the restaurant.

 

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BBF-894035426

Manatee, Florida USA

Italian Restaurant

145,000

145,000

85,926

305,000

 

Charming and beautifully decorated Italian restaurant located in exclusive area of Manatee County. Beer and nice wine menu compliment the excellent menu. This establishment has been owned and operated by the same people for the last 13 years. Many repeat customers and new ones added regularly because of the great reputation for quality and service.

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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.

Sincerely,

Truforte Business Group









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