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Truforte Market Watch, Issue #159
November 20, 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.


Automotive

 

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BBF- 95104013

Lee, Florida USA

* Should Qualify For Visa * Auto Body Shop

850,000

850,000

169,712

515,914

 

Spacious facility, great location, fully equipped and profitable operation specializing in auto body and collision repairs and painting, fiberglass repairs and refinishing for both boats and RVs, and complete classic car restoration services, for sale in South Fort Myers. Long established reputation for high quality work! The 4,000 sq. ft. building was designed and built specifically for this business! All reasonable offers considered!

 

Beauty/Personal Care

 

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BBF-894036323

Sarasota, Florida USA

Hair Salon

25,000

25,000

6,760

28,000

 

Unisex Salon located in the Venice area that has been owned and operated by same owner for 28 years. Great growth potential as seller currently works by herself. This is can accommodate up to 5 cutters. There is also a nail , pedicure and waxing room for additional revenue. Buyer can either rent from seller or buy the condominium for a reasonable additional price. Seller would like to stay to keep busy.

 

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BBF-893244344

Sarasota, Florida USA

Hair Salon/Day Spa

125,000

125,000

56,866

124,119

 

Gorgeous stand alone 2700+sf with 10 rooms outfitted with massage tables, hair stations, in-house laundry, kitchen and more. Equipment galore for all Salon Spa MedSpa Steam Weight and Hair services including IPL+RF machine, Lipo laser, & Vichy Shower Body steam capsule. Modern decoration with peaceful appeal. 7 PT staff could be doubled with the room and equipment available. 300+ regular clients! Opportunity has $40k in improvements over $40k in equipment and $125k+ in sales. Lease negotiable.

 

Cards/Gifts/Books

 

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BBF-893200333

Manatee, Florida USA

Gift Shop

49,000

49,000

5,000

70,000

 

Great opportunity to live and work in Paradise. This Eclectic well known artsy craftsy island gift shop of many faces offers you the opportunity to grow the business from the well laid foundation the owner has established. A great location on The Main Island thoroughfare gives you instant visibility and name recognition. Ongoing health issues have prevented the present owner from being able to devote the time and resources to really grow the business. Come see it you will love the opportunity!

 

Child Care

 

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BBF-43937921

Manatee, Florida USA

* Should Qualify For Visa * Day Care & After School

500,000

500,000

106,479

242,172

 

Manatee County Childcare with RE INCLUDED! Established 58 years and licensed for over 70 children with around 64 enrolled. Seller has owned for 6 years and must move out of state that creates this golden opportunity. Biz and RE offered for only $500,000. Seller financing possible for buyer that seller qualifies. FINANCIALS ARE FROM TAX RETURNS. Visa applicants welcome.

 

Cleaning/Clothing

 

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BBF-90406572

Collier, Florida USA

Dry Cleaners

75,000

75,000

42,151

123,013

 

This is a drop store on one of Florida's most prestigious islands. It is centrally located. It runs efficiently with one employee. The retail center is anchored by Beall's Outlet, CVS & Subway. Strong, consistent business with great upside potential (wash/fold opportunity). Good parking, signage and great street side visibility.

 

Construction

 

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BBF-95314012

Sarasota, 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. Seller no longer manufactures; therefore, is moving business to home office and having suppliers deliver direct to job sites. Financials assume home based with owner-installer.

 

Delivery

 

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BBF-91702172

Lee, Florida USA

* Should Qualify For Visa * Delivery Food

140,000

140,000

82,070

348,093

 

The company provides refrigerated freight services to customers in Southwest Florida. The company, founded in 2007, transport freight to/from Southwest Florida to Miami on a daily basis (Monday through Friday). Currently owner does not drive. New owner could have additional income of $42,000 if they also drove one of the vehicles.

 

Financial Related

 

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BBF-91702171

Lee, Florida USA

Check Cashing

125,000

125,000

-7,165

106,456

 

A new owner will need an additional $100,000 to loan out for additional cash flow. Also the seller currently has $40,000 out for cash advance on the street which will be returned to him once the money comes back in. The build out has been designed to keep the attendant completely safe and secure.

 

Flower Related

 

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BBF-95107008

Manatee, Florida USA

* Should Qualify For Visa * Florist

249,000

249,000

93,482

224,344

 

Unique opportunity to own a totally remodeled flower and gift shop in an upmarket plaza, with many repeat customers, giving same day service and delivery for fresh flowers to corporate and private customers. The owner spent over $50,000 in leasehold and fixture improvements. Serving the area for 30 years, the name and reputation alone makes this a great buy.

 

Ice Cream/Yogurt/Ice

 

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BBF- 92409189

Lee, Florida USA

Ice Cream Store

50,000

50,000

34,315

258,545

 

Twenty Years established ice cream business formerly DQ/Orange Julius franchise with drive-thru.Serving BBQ, hot dogs, and sandwiches. Poorly managed business by family members, completely ABSENTEE OWNERS. Big potential for a new owner operator. Loaded with equipment. Great lease.

 

Lawn/Landscaping

 

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BBF-92401237

Lee, Florida USA

*Lender Pre-Qualified* 
* Should Qualify For Visa * Lawn & Garden Supply

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 for retail sales and offer full service landscape design and installation. Excellent staff, professional website and lots of repeat customers. Situated on busy thoroughfare on 1+ acre. Inventory of $90,000 included. SBA lender pre-qualified for qualified buyer with $80,000 down- terms approximate. Good E-2 Visa opportunity.

 

Liquor Related Biz

 

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BBF- 90406570

Lee, Florida USA

Bar/Restaurant

125,000

62,500

143,900

1,100,000

 

WATERFRONT BAR & GRILL located in a busy 130 slip marina just off the inter-coastal waterway near downtown Fort Myers. Seats 200+ including outdoor seating area under a large Tiki Hut overlooking a scenic harbor where many power and sailing vessels are berthed. All kitchen equipment, utensils, furniture and POS system are included. Facility is vacant, looking for experienced Restaurateur to launch successful theme.

 

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BBF-893900513

Lee, Florida USA

Bar/Restaurant

199,000

100,000

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0

 

Entertainment District. Tons of FREE parking. Kitchen serves adjoining 10,000 sqft venue. Possible SRX liquor license. Frequent street events right outside your door. Great location for a Micro Brewery- Be the first in town. City is heavily involved in the revitalization of the Entertainment District. Tourist destination. Adjoining 10,000 sqft rooftop patio available.

 

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BBF-90406563

Sarasota, Florida USA

Bar/Restaurant

320,000

100,000

123,898

695,000

 

A great opportunity awaits someone in beautiful Sarasota, FL. Outstanding location with indoor/outdoor seating for 170. Full liquor license. Great shopping center w/ strong anchors. REASONABLE RENT. Business open and doing strong volume but financials are Proforma due to absentee operation issues. Motivated Seller lives 1100 miles away. Broker will give full history and details. Seller Financing offered to qualified buyers at below market value. Seller Note balloons in 36 months. FIRST TIME ON MARKET.

 

Marine Related

 

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BBF-84300310

Sarasota, Florida USA

Boat Repairs

199,900

199,900

88,548

204,708

 

Opportunity! Live & work in beautiful SW Florida Beach, Boating & Fishing Community. Outboard Motor Entrepreneur/Repair Technician wanted. 20+ year business with great reputation. New owner gets huge used Yamaha, OMC & Mercury parts inventory, some very rare/valuable. Fully equipped shop in a fenced, one acre property w/Office & Showroom. 5 Day week - Boat/Fish/Swim on weekends. Seller owns property. Very reasonable rent. Large Cash business. Poss Owner Financing for Highly Qualified individual. Hurry!

 

Publishing

 

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BBF-92403472

Sarasota, Florida USA

Publishing

57,500

30,000

65,433

78,755

 

Sometimes dreams are real. Playing golf, making money, working only two months a year and growing each year. This company publishes a golf guide and information twice a year. The company is selling the territory and will guarantee the first publication with about 14 clients which should create approx $40,000 in revenue. There will be ongoing training & support. This is a great opportunity. financials below is for one of the territories. Very low overhead. Please contact listing agent for additional info

 

Recreation

 

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BBF-95108056

Manatee, Florida USA

Entertainment

600,000

600,000

0

0

 

This stylish, contemporary space would lend itself to a ballroom dance club, small theatre or entertainment venue. Featuring floating wood floors, cute little cafe area and a super sound system this open space was used as a dance club, but could easily be a multi-purpose music or performance space. It has great acoustics, is nicely decorated and this "green" designed space sits in an upscale lifestyle center with outdoor seating. Accommodating 200 people it can be easily adapted to meet your needs.

 

Restaurants

 

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BBF-895300126

Manatee, Florida USA

* Should Qualify For Visa * Buffet

375,000

375,000

162,766

1,172,994

 

Buffet and full service restaurant. Currently no alcohol sales at this establishment, so possible substantial additional sales growth. Recently started opening on Sundays and is expected to add a further growth to the gross sales. 3 revenue streams.the restaurant, retail bakery and gift shop. Enquirers will be expected to provide proof of funds and resume of experience specific to the restaurant business.

 

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BBF-95108055

Manatee, Florida USA

Deli Restaurant

129,950

129,950

109,000

288,000

 

Enjoy life and run a small deli by the beach. Great sandwiches, wraps and breakfast items. Daytime hours and owner needs to only work 30 hours a week with great staff in place! Very busy resort area and season is underway soon - delivery is a huge plus for this business. Hurry, don't miss out on this opportunity.

 

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BBF-93701003

Lee, Florida USA

Ethnic Restaurant

119,000

119,000

0

0

 

Successful and beautiful 50 seat European bistro with a flare of the Greek Islands. Amazing authentic Greek Cuisine. Prime location in busy shopping center. Fully equipped and appointed kitchen. Fantastic reviews, reputation and following for 23 years. Great family business and truly a rare find.

 

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BBF-894036324

Sarasota, Florida USA

* Should Qualify For Visa * Mexican Restaurant

389,000

300,000

124,340

418,000

 

Mexican restaurant with full liquor license and seating for over 150 people. Open for 4 years and continuing to grow as they moved into this new location. Beautifully decorated and robust atmosphere continues to please the diners. Nice bar with seats for a waiting area.

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