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Truforte Market Watch, Issue #199
December 04, 2015

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.


Awards/Prizes

 

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BBF-95141001

Lee, Florida USA

Awards Engraving

28,000

28,000

0

0

 

Asset Sale! Great opportunity to own a rock engraving business. Includes all equipment necessary for a turnkey business, website in place, along with established client lists. Excellent sales potential for online commerce, wholesale, and retail markets. Interactive website guides consumers through custom design options for a unique experience.

 

Beauty/Personal Care

 

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BBF-92401272

Collier, Florida USA

* Should Qualify For Visa * Hair Salon/Day Spa

199,000

130,000

100,053

517,696

 

Upscale Naples Salon/Day Spa in Busy, Prime Location. Features 10 full stations, 4 skin care treatment/massage rooms, 4 nail stations, popular product lines and pedicure area. Most of prof. staff on contract for chair/station rental providing stable base income to the biz. Seller looking to slow down but open to remaining. Affluent repeat clientele, excellent reputation, high-end website, full automation, well trained support staff, real growth potential and lots of walk-ins - this salon has it all!

 

Cards/Gifts/Books

 

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BBF-894049429

Manatee, Florida USA

Gift Shop

165,000

140,000

84,236

223,437

 

Gift Shop with wine , beer and coffee bar located on one of the islands in Manatee County. Store sells all types of gifts, antiques, clothing as well as offering some food items like bagels , rolls and muffins to go with the espresso and coffee. Heavy local and tourist location with well known restaurant opening a new location within walking distance which will increase traffic to gift store. Established over 8 years with great following.

 

Cleaning

 

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BBF-92403504

Lee, Florida USA

* Should Qualify For Visa * Maid Service

275,000

225,000

127,311

403,069

 

This is a well established cleaning business with over 240 Residential and 10 commercial accounts on a weekly, bi-weekly and monthly basis. This business should qualify for a Visa. Most of the accounts are in Fort Myers, Florida. The owner mainly schedules the cleaning and does the billing. The equipment and supplies used are either provided by the workers (1099) or the customers. This is an excellent opportunity and the seller is willing to carry a $50,000 note. Listing #92403504

 

Clothing

 

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BBF-891300156

Sarasota, Florida USA

Clothing Women

375,000

375,000

197,685

594,688

 

This spacious 10,000 sq. ft. store caters to younger women with a wide range of apparel, accessories and beauty supplies at reasonable prices. It is located in desirable Sarasota in a shopping center anchored by a major grocer. The concept could be expanded to multiple locations. The manager's pay has not been added back, so there is potential for greater profits with an owner-operator.

 

Construction

 

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BBF-93701028

Collier, Florida USA

*Lender Pre-Qualified* 
Contractor A/C & Heating

349,000

69,800

123,536

917,445

 

A well-established A.C. company with an active customer base of 2,900. They have a total of 1,100 preventive maintenance procedures scheduled for the year. Also approximately 530 contracted PM accounts. The base is 70% residential and 30% commercial. The business specializes in service, repair, maintenance and replacement. Property is available for $225,000 with $50,000 down. SBA Lender pre-qualified.

 

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BBF-95108063

Manatee, Florida USA

* Should Qualify For Visa * Contractor Carpenter

80,000

80,000

61,200

150,000

 

Profitable, 30 year old established carpentry service. Custom designed wall units, vanities, office furniture & kitchen cabinets are built with old-world craftsmanship. Good reputation and nice website. He has a major commercial client that is 70% of his business which will stay. Currently run out of workshop on his property this business can be relocated anywhere in SW Florida. Carpentry staff would be willing to stay and owner willing to stay on part time under separate agreement.

 

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BBF-95175025

Sarasota, Florida USA

* Should Qualify For Visa * Contractor Electric

600,000

600,000

189,358

796,833

 

5 STAR RATED WELL ESTABLISHED ELECTRICAL CONTRACTOR OFFERING COMPLETE INSTALLATION AND ELECTRICAL REPAIR SERVICES IN ALL SECTORS INCLUDING RETAIL, DOMESTIC, INDUSTRIAL AND COMMERCIAL. ALL EMPLOYEES ARE FULLY TRAINED AND LICENSED.

 

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BBF-95104020

Lee, Florida USA

*Lender Pre-Qualified* 
* Should Qualify For Visa * Contractor Plumber

175,000

16,400

139,258

290,091

 

Established Plumbing Contractor is ready to retire and move from the area. In Business since 1970, sellers have earned a great living as owner operators of the business since 1985! Serving primarily Fort Myers Beach and South Fort Myers. Customers are mostly residential. Cash Flows presented are on Fiscal Years ending June 30. Revenues for first 4 months of the current fiscal year are $100,000. Accounting Records are squeaky clean! SBA prequalified add loan fees of $10,600, terms are approximate.

 

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BBF-890615144

Sarasota, Florida USA

* Should Qualify For Visa * Contractor Roofing

499,000

499,000

269,760

1,200,510

 

Extremely Profitable 15 year Roofing Company -Excellent Financial Records- Good Reputation, Highly Regarded in the Area-- Very Professionally operated business Mainly Residential with some Commercial Roofing concentrating on Shingle and Flat Roofs. Employed Staff on W-2. Fully Trained Site Foreman In Place Equipment includes trucks and high lift tipper truck Warehouse located central to work area Seller will Qualify business to allow time for Buyer to obtain State Roofing Contractor license.

 

Financial Related

 

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BBF-96315022

Lee, Florida USA

* Should Qualify For Visa * Title Company

399,000

399,000

133,265

280,308

 

Great economy in FL = lots of home transactions. Bad economy in FL = lots of home transactions. What better business to be in than one that's needed & virtually recession proof? Take advantage of this seasoned award winning business w/excellent reputation, a wide range of referral sources from single Realtors to full offices, affiliated businesses, builders & more. FL is set to double in the next decade so business is not slowing down. Great support staff & hours so enjoy the beaches. E2 Visa

 

Firearms

 

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BBF-90406650

Charlotte, Florida USA

Firearms Range

1,500,000

1,500,000

465,838

860,000

 

INVESTOR WANTED to participate in a 14 station SPORTING CLAY COURSE located in Charlotte County, Florida. Engineering/Environmental studies/design and excavation is complete. Long term 20 year property lease in place, ATF license secured, county permits in process - COURSE IS IN FINAL PHASE - schedule to open early 2016. First year Pro-forma income derived from similar course in operation. Seller would consider partnership with 50% equity.

 

Food Business Retail

 

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BBF-92428021

Collier, Florida USA

Food Retail Grocery

250,000

250,000

37,000

625,000

 

The store has tremendous customer traffic, they do Lottery, money transfers, and phone cards. Store also does wholesale delivery of meats, produce, spices, and general grocery. Spanish is the main language and store has a excellent following in the local community. This business is not affected by season and maintains a constant flow of customers throughout the year. The husband and wife owners live far away and the commute is difficult, they have built up the store and have owned it for 11/2 years.

 

Gas Station

 

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BBF-894900004

Sarasota, Florida USA

Gas Station/C-Store

155,000

155,000

71,011

1,433,879

 

MOTIVATED SELLER!! Great Gas Station with Nice C-Store. Pumps and Tanks were replaced recently. Very Close to Siesta Beach and also from Interstate highway. This store can make a lot of money with owner operation. BRING YOUR OFFERS !!

 

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BBF-92409221

Manatee, Florida USA

Gas Station/C-Store

1,000,000

1,000,000

122,638

3,535,651

 

Mobil gas station w/Car wash, totally absentee ownership. New tanks, 5 Gilbarco MPD and Fusion X car wash equipment, it has an excellent Gasoline supply. Avg monthly sales: gas/Diesel 90K Gals, inside $53K, car wash $2700, misc $600, no lotto at the present time could be reinstated for a new owner. Buyer will have to assume the car wash equipment lease and the gasoline supply contract. Property is included in the price. Financials below reflect the car wash payments and rent add back. MOTIVATED SELLER.

 

Ice Cream/Yogurt/Ice

 

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BBF-96315020

Sarasota, Florida USA

* Should Qualify For Visa * Ice Cream Store

199,000

199,000

81,845

219,242

 

Years of thought have gone into every aspect of this business. Very well performing & growing artisan ice cream shop using the countries best & highest rated products sets it apart from all others. Up over 20% again this year. Clean books, payroll, operations manual...make this perfect for anyone to take over, experience or not. You will appreciate the details. Not a franchise but still get franchise structure & style. Exclusive product to the area you also have opportunity to add locations. E2 visa

 

Lawn/Landscaping

 

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BBF-84300345

Manatee, Florida USA

* Should Qualify For Visa * Lawn Biz Landscaping

199,500

199,500

121,203

182,999

 

Live & work in Sunny SW Fla! Full Svc, Turnkey Lawn/Landscape/Chem/L&O/Irrigation business w/all virtually new equip purchased in early 2015 incl almost new 2014 Landscape Truck w/12' aluminum dump bed, new 2015 24' encl Trailer, new 2015 Mower, 2 other mowers w/lo hrs & Z-Spray Max for chemical applications, all valued @ cost less 30%. Immed. mo. income from loyal clients in upscale Gated & Golf Communities in Sarasota & Manatee Counties. 80 Res'l/Comm'l accts. Poss. Seller fin. for highly qual. Buyer.

 

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BBF-895300155

Manatee, Florida USA

* Should Qualify For Visa * Lawn Equipment Sales

480,000

480,000

109,022

760,651

 

Well established, profitable lawn equipment sales and repair business. With new developments , population growth, this business is seeing year on year growth. Jan - Nov 2015 sales already $977098 Many commercial accounts and dealers for a number of manufacturers. Ready for a new owner to take this business to the next level with many years of forward momentum. The owner is willing to stay on for up to a year to ensure smooth transition. NDA/buyer profile/financial statement required.

 

Liquor Related Biz

 

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BBF- 90406646

Sarasota, Florida USA

Bar/Restaurant

99,000

99,000

0

0

 

Bar/ Restaurant. Excellent Sarasota Florida location. A must see. Rock bottom price of $99K. This business is being sold as an asset sale. Has had recent upgrades and renovations. All this business needs is a solid owner operator with restaurant experience. Rent is very reasonable for this prime space.

 

Marine Related

 

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BBF-90406546

Collier, Florida USA

Marinas

1,670,000

1,670,000

455,959

2,864,765

 

This is a full service Marina offering one stop shopping for all boating needs including new and used boat and motor sales and service, parts, accessories, repair, storage, hauling and transportation services. Canal Access. Haul out and service up to 35' vessels. Dry Storage inside for 30 boats and outside racks for 60 boats. Local yacht and boat transportation. Real Estate is available for an additional $1.95 Million.

 

Medical Related Biz

 

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BBF-88282006

Sarasota, Florida USA

Podiarty Care

142,000

142,000

67,550

220,182

 

Be your Own Boss. Buy this Independent,Profitable, Orthotic & Pedorthic practice, for sale in beautiful Southwest Florida. Opportunity for Prosthetic to be added. Current Owner started the business 20 years ago, with many, very satisfied repeat customers and referral sources. The practice accepts Medicare. Owner is retiring, but willing to stay on part time basis to assist with transition. Turnkey, fully equipped operation in attractive leased facility. Experienced, trained staff in place.

 

Moving

 

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BBF-90406645

Collier, Florida USA

* Should Qualify For Visa * Moving Company

150,000

150,000

67,231

145,530

 

Unique Service Business. Affluent Naples, FL clientele. Provides assistance to people who are downsizing to smaller homes or moving to assisted listing or retirement facilities. Business is growing monthly. Seller is relocating 90 miles away and cannot make long commute to Naples. Requires no heavy listing or great amount of physical effort on the part of the seller. Very competent and reliable staff. 2015 P&L is Jan-Oct.

 

Pool & Spa Business

 

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BBF-891300164

Lee, Florida USA

*Lender Pre-Qualified* 
Pool/Spa Supply Store

870,000

218,000

306,821

1,255,596

 

This pool supply franchise with nearly 500 pool accounts has been acknowledged by its peers as providing superior service to their loyal customer base. Nearly 25,000 patrons purchase their pool supply needs from this location every year! The owner has been able to take over $300k in annual owner benefits while putting in less than 10 hours a week! (Note: Franchisor will not accept visa applicants.)

 

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BBF-891300165

Manatee, Florida USA

*Lender Pre-Qualified* 
Pool/Spa Supply Store

975,000

243,750

315,631

1,527,116

 

Franchise pool supply store with well-established pool service, soon to attain 2 million in annual sales! This location opened its doors nearly 40 years ago and now has a customer base second to none. Excellent lease is in place with owner paying rent of just over 3% of revenue. Known for their tremendous service, the business employs a staff that is well educated in all of the products and services it continues to provide to its customers. (Note: Franchisor will not accept visa applicants.)

 

Real Estate Related

 

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BBF-95107526

Manatee, Florida USA

* Should Qualify For Visa * Broker Business

100,000

100,000

98,000

220,000

 

30 YEARS IN BUSINESS. THE PREMIER MOBILE HOME AND REAL ESTATE BROKER SPECIALISING IN THE PURCHASE AND SALE OF MOBILE HOMES ETC. IN MANATEE AND SARASOTA COUNTIES. AT LEAST 30 LISTINGS CURRENT WITH 10 COMMISSION AGENTS.

 

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BBF-90406648

Sarasota, Florida USA

Property Management

78,000

78,000

32,310

34,710

 

Highly sought-after high end HOA Management Company, serving communities in Sarasota County. Long history of quality service with contracts in place. Association management duties includes financial, budgeting, billing & collections, maintaining a set of records and attend board meetings. Opportunity to expand into other areas such as rentals, real estate, maintenance. Sale is extremely confidential.

 

Real Property Rltd

 

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BBF-895300156

Manatee, Florida USA

Income Property

1,200,000

1,200,000

77,457

106,680

 

Great corner location with multiple access points. Mix of workshops / retail / open storage situated on busy artery road. 2.48 acres +/- Buildings 17,400 sf +/- Annualized rent $106680 +/-. Potential for additional $20,000 in fully leasing open storage area. Zoning: HC

 

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BBF-90406651

Lee, Florida USA

Motel

340,000

340,000

0

0

 

Motel business opportunity located on Main Street in to town. Has high traffic and allowed for full median cut. Price includes commercial lot behind motel. This business can be owned and operated or scraped and redeveloped. The Motel is 3,376 +/- Sq. Ft., highly visible with 12 efficiency units equipped with microwaves and refrigerators. Runs 100% occupancy with on site manager, likely to stay.

 

Restaurants

 

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BBF-88300306

Sarasota, Florida USA

Fast Food-No Franchise

149,000

75,000

107,000

490,000

 

Location is outstanding with high traffic volume. Proven concept and track record in the industry. Former owner of a similar restaurant featured on food network. Perfect for fist time owner or couple. Has drive thru but not currently in use.

 

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BBF-88390070

Sarasota, Florida USA

*Lender Pre-Qualified* 
* Should Qualify For Visa * Pizza Shop

275,000

110,000

139,013

504,909

 

Free standing, full service pizza, greek and other lunch and dinner. Retiring owner has health challenges. Will finance to one qualified. In-door and out-door seating. Completely equipped and well managed.

 

Retail Miscellaneous

 

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BBF-95101094

Lee, Florida USA

Retail Store Sewing

59,000

59,000

18,933

49,167

 

Used Sewing Machine sales and repair service center. In stock supplies including commercial needles, sewing machine parts and seamstress supplies and notions. Ideally for someone who would like to apply the skill of sewing machine repair. Presently the business is approximately 85% repair & replacement & 15% selling used machines

 

Transportation

 

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BBF-90406628

Lee, Florida USA

* Should Qualify For Visa * Fuel Delivery

1,750,000

1,750,000

319,938

2,439,511

 

This is a well-established, premier transporter in the petroleum industry. The company maintains a modern fleet of tractors and trailers that can respond to the changing needs of their customers. Over $880,000+ in assets included in the price. Seller is retiring after a long carrier in this industry. Real Estate is available.

 

Upholstery/Fabrics

 

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BBF-95108062

Sarasota, Florida USA

* Should Qualify For Visa * Upholstery

150,000

150,000

56,384

188,731

 

Established fabric and upholstery business. Has been in business 34 years and does 40% commercial and 60% high end residential work via referrals. Fantastic opportunity for skilled upholsterer to take over or someone who loves the fabric business. Existing staff willing to stay on and owner would be willing to do design services. Great set up with retail storefront and well equipped workroom. This completely outfitted 2250 sq ft commercial condo is available for sale for $220K or can be rented.

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