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Truforte Market Watch, Issue #212
March 17, 2016

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.


Animals/Pets

 

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BBF-92428025

Collier, Florida USA

* Should Qualify For Visa * Pet Grooming

99,000

99,000

60,140

170,707

 

The shop has a excellent reputation with repeat Business. The owner has enjoyed a diversified revenue stream with Grooming, Doggie Day Care, Pet Product Sales and Boarding. The location is on a busy thoroughfare with great visibility. The employees are extremely qualified and the grooming function is solidly booked in advance guaranteeing revenue. There are two large Day Care Rooms, One Bathing/holding room with cages, three station grooming room, large retail space, office, storage and much more.

 

Art

 

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BBF-96315033

Charlotte, Florida USA

* Should Qualify For Visa * Art Galleries

550,000

550,000

199,085

381,761

 

Florida style retail art gallery selling metal art, wood carvings, paintings, pottery, accessories and so much more. All art is owned outright and sourced from approximately 150 artists which most are local to FL. Very popular location for tourists and locals alike. Up over 10% again but still great growth potential. No art shows, classes, advertising, online sales…One of the larger retail galleries on the Gulf. Simple hours. If you enjoy art this is a must see. Comes with $150k of art at cost. E2 Visa

 

Automotive

 

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BBF-93701057

Collier, Florida USA

Auto General Repair

899,000

899,000

262,012

1,508,145

 

Well established repair business for all lines of auto; gas and diesel. Many repeat customers. Located in area of high end auto ownership. Approximately 40% of sales is used car sales. Very well established so it is an easy operation to take over. In the used car sales 31% are cash. 23% are "Buy Here, Pay Here", 45% outside financing. Profit margin 24%.

 

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BBF- 90406676

Charlotte, Florida USA

Trailer Sales/Service

450,000

450,000

123,471

1,297,435

 

Robust company that sells, service & repairs trailers and hitches. In business 15 years. With great location on one acre of secured property with building located on a major access road to several boat ramps and marinas. This business has all you need and includes a great rent. Significant potential if new owner increases advertising for utility trailers and for custom trailers manufactured by the company.

 

Beauty/Personal Care

 

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BBF-93701058

Collier, Florida USA

Hair Salon

39,000

39,000

0

0

 

Rare find "10 +" chair shop on busy Tamiami Trail in North Naples. Highly visible corner unit with signage on front and side of building and also has a monument sign. Great parking in front, on side and in rear of building. Currently 5 stylists with 1 chair rental. Both owners want to stay on as employees.

 

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BBF-95108531

Manatee, Florida USA

Hair Salon

67,000

67,000

36,820

60,000

 

30 year old, Turn-key, nicely decorated Salon with well established clientele. Salon is located in a small plaza on a high traffic raod surrounded by affluent communities. This salon has four stations and three are currently booth rentals. The owner is a stylist and would stay on part time if the buyer wanted him to. Revenues could be easily grown by adding retail products.

 

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BBF-88210036

Sarasota, Florida USA

* Should Qualify For Visa * Hair Salon/Day Spa

87,000

57,000

165,960

252,960

 

This Hair Salon and Day Spa is located in a A Location and offers Hair Cuts, Color, Styling, Nails, Esthetician , and other salon services. It current has 5 Stylist, Nail Tech, and Esthetician who pay Weekly Rental fees. It also sales products to its customers as well as product to the stylist who work at the salon. There are 4 available chairs for expansion and additional revenuel. The current year is a proforma based on a combination of rented stylist chairs and commission based chairs.

 

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BBF-96313075

Lee, Florida USA

* Should Qualify For Visa * Tanning Salon

85,000

85,000

0

0

 

New equipment, best in the market and less competition. You get a highly visible & heavily trafficked location, top notch equipment, POS system & very clean and comfortable store. Store has 8 beds with level 1-4 equipment with lay down & stand up beds. High pressure bed and wraps increasing sales. Large customer base utilizing EFT. Increase revenues through retention program or additional services.

 

Child Care

 

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BBF-894900007

Manatee, Florida USA

*Lender Pre-Qualified* 
* Should Qualify For Visa * Day Care & After School

250,000

250,000

114,179

229,930

 

This is a Great Opportunity to acquire Profitable Child Care School. School is licensed for 75 children and over 55 is enrolled. This facility provides Day Care Services, VPK Program, Elementary and Middle School Programs. They do have a van for pick up and drop off service. Business is profitable since beginning and new owner can expand to take it to next level. New Buyer can offer Weekend Day Care or Night Time Day care. Seller may do financing to qualified buyer. Real Estate is Available.

 

Cleaning/Clothing

 

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BBF-84300272

Sarasota, Florida USA

*Lender Pre-Qualified* 
* Should Qualify For Visa * Dry Cleaners

215,000

215,000

102,174

327,655

 

Established, attractive Dry Cleaning plant in busy shopping center, anchored by Publix & major US post Office. Consistent financials; 30 yrs same location in #1 Florida beach community. This is the best Dry Cleaner in town - recommended by Saks Fifth Ave! Price increases will add thousands to bottom line in 2015. New 15 HP boiler & top notch, well-maintained equipment. Very attractive lease. Long term experienced employees will stay, almost all part-time. Hurry- Won't last long!

 

Cleaning

 

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BBF- 894049397

Manatee, Florida USA

* Should Qualify For Visa * Janitorial Service

39,900

39,900

34,212

110,508

 

Worlds leading Janitorial Franchised Company has existing location available in the Manatee County area but not limited to that area. Company has been established 46 years with over 12,000 franchisees. This location is primarily absentee ran with only 3 accounts with work being done by subcontractors. Great potential to grow the business through help of parent company. Simple operation with all billing being handled by the company.

 

Construction

 

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BBF-890615144

Sarasota, Florida USA

* Should Qualify For Visa * Contractor Roofing

499,000

499,000

395,363

1,206,789

 

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.

 

Distribution

 

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BBF-96416007

Lee, Florida USA

Dist-Aircraft Parts

220,000

220,000

105,732

292,634

 

Distributor of aviation hardware/rotables to commercial airliners/general aviation/business aircraft sectors. Specializing in Shear Bolts, Quick Release Pins, Aircraft Grade Set Screws. Gross Margins near 48%, low inventory, strong domestic sales channel. One commissioned salesperson in place. Opportunity to add more to continue growth. Must be relocated. Can be home based.

 

Fitness

 

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BBF-95108532

Manatee, Florida USA

Fitness Center

159,000

159,000

82,600

140,000

 

Looking for something different? This unique fitness facility is equipped with whole body vibration platforms. Offering various membership packages this established business has a monthly revenue stream. This studio also offers massage & infrared saunas. They carry various health based items in their retail area such as healing crystals, essential oils, ionized alkaline water and himalayan salts, This is a perfect opportunity for someone to take over this turn-key operation and grow this business.

 

Ice Cream/Yogurt/Ice

 

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BBF-93701040

Collier, Florida USA

Ice Cream Store

49,000

49,000

0

0

 

Rare Find. Easy to run ice cream business. Priced for a quick sale. Business is being run absentee with great potential for owner/operator or a husband and wife team. Excellent visibility located in a high traffic Plaza with Publix anchor. Super "MINT" build-out with indoor/outdoor seating. Low rent of $1,740 which includes water and trash. Franchise exposure and name recognition without the royalties. $2,500 transfer fee to be paid by the buyer on closing. This is an asset sale.

 

Import/Export

 

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BBF- 894053176

Sarasota, Florida USA

* Should Qualify For Visa * Import Housewares

250,000

250,000

93,064

267,547

 

Importer of products purchased in Norway and then wholesaled throughout the U.S. Items include , and not limited to, china, porcelain figurines, sweaters, flatware, knives and gifts. Company is established 22 years and does displays at Minneapolis Gift Show and other locations displaying their products from over 30 Norwegian Suppliers. Company can be expanded by adding salespeople and attending other major gift shows held annually in most major cities.

 

Internet Related

 

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BBF-81110892

Sarasota, Florida USA

Web Development

650,000

650,000

237,001

460,251

 

Excellent Internet/Web service-related Business w/recurrent monthly source of income. Services offered incl. Web design, Pay per click, Search engine optimization, Local Map, Content Marketing, Facebook Advertising, etc. All work done remotely - the business can be relocated anywhere. Est. business partnerships that generate new clients. The Buyer MUST have related exp. & be knowledgeable about this type of services to qualify. Exp. & Financial qualifications req. to obtain information about this Bus.

 

Lawn/Landscaping

 

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BBF-90406633

Lee, Florida USA

Lawn Biz Commercial

199,000

30,000

136,080

344,008

 

LAWN SERVICE. Commercial plus small amount of residential accounts. Affluent South Lee County. Strong Staff. Family illness is forcing sale and relocation to another state. Sales growing monthly. SBA LENDER FINANCING PRE-QUALIFIED TO QUALIFIED BUYER - SBA LOAN WILL INCLUDE $25K IN OPERATING CAPITAL. "Other" Income is a combination of adjustment of sales addition W-2 to seller & personal expenses. All other income is 100% verifiable!

 

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BBF-92403509

Lee, Florida USA

*Lender Pre-Qualified* 
* Should Qualify For Visa * Lawn Biz Landscaping

850,000

212,500

281,691

1,463,554

 

This is a well established Lawn service. Basic monthly billing is $70,000 a month. The company has high end residential, association and commercial accounts. Professional staff in place. The company operates in Lee and Collier county. Buyers have to provide financial statement and/or has to be qualified for financing. SBA lender pre qualified for financing with aprox $212,5000 down. Working capital up to $100,000 included. The Company would also qualify for Visa.

 

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BBF- 92405188

Collier, Florida USA

* Should Qualify For Visa * Lawn Biz Residential

125,000

65,000

78,918

308,285

 

This is a 35 year old residential and commercial lawn service with 70 residential and 3 commercial accounts with monthly recurring billing of $16,200 plus extras. Accounts are central and West Naples from Pelican Bay to Port Royal. The owner has as much work as he wants and does not advertise for new customers. There is a 3 man crew. This would be a great base to grow to the next level. The business should qualify for a visa. A full equipment package includes 2 trucks, three trailers, and 6 mowers.

 

Liquor Related Biz

 

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BBF-890716004

Sarasota, Florida USA

* Should Qualify For Visa * Liquor Bar/Lounge

149,000

100,000

166,678

362,798

 

Awesome Bar....Location....Location. Can be run as a Beer and Wine or has a 4COP liquor License available for purchase for $299,000. Located in a Strip of bars busy every night. Fantastic Build Out. Run Semi-Absentee. Great numbers and margins. Excellent Lease. A must see!!!

 

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BBF-893945454

Sarasota, Florida USA

*Lender Pre-Qualified* 
* Should Qualify For Visa * Liquor Package Store

1,700,000

1,700,000

311,036

1,553,754

 

Highly Profitable Liquor store and Bar which has been business for almost 60 years same location and same license. This is establishment is 8,000 sqft liquor store and bar combo. The store is fully computerized, security cameras, coolers for package items to go. The store generates about 1,100,000.00 annually. Highly profitable. The bar next door is attached to the liquor store, and it generates about 500k annually in sales. Everything is Negotiable

 

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BBF-96416011

Lee, Florida USA

* Should Qualify For Visa * Wine Sampling

299,000

299,000

141,455

362,850

 

Paint and drink! Great business targeting individual/group and adult/child fun. Buy or bring beer/wine/beverage. Artists instructors. Clients take home their paintings. Open enrollment or private parties. In studio or off-site. Growth every year. Further growth from ability to add other crafts and more classes, locations and marketing. 2015 financials for 10 months.

 

Manufacturing

 

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BBF-895300159

Manatee, Florida USA

Mfg-Machine Shop

145,000

145,000

44,000

110,000

 

Unique, niche machine shop that serves as a go to for many local engineering, manufacturing companies that are looking for one to several parts to be crafted. $80,000 equipment included. The business has been under current ownership for over 20 years and the seller will consider a gradual transition. Many machines including CNC'c, lathes, tooling etc. Current owner turns work away as it has never been his intention to grow outside of him and one other. Would suit someone familiar with trade.

 

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BBF-895300158

Manatee, Florida USA

*Lender Pre-Qualified* 
* Should Qualify For Visa * Mfg-Window Coverings

625,000

625,000

352,458

1,389,372

 

Outstanding window blind installation and manufacturing business that is turnkey. Strong company name in local community. Ideal for E2 Visa consideration, this well managed company that has strength and identity in its name and not in the owners, making it highly transferable and desirable business. This business will attract a lot of well-intended interest and we will require a NDA, buyer profile and how you will be funding the purchase.

 

Marine Related

 

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BBF-892707036

Manatee, Florida USA

Boat Tours

82,000

82,000

16,800

36,000

 

Live the Island lifestyle dream BUY A BOAT TOUR BUSINESS specializing in Sunset Cruses, afternoon excursions, dolphin cruses and fun off shore Island adventures. Florida Tourism is booming and with thousands of island visitors this business is a large part of the fun with established referrals from the island resorts and social media. Business includes a 2015 24' South Bay Pontoon with entertainment bar, comfortable seating and boat captain who is all about creating a fun adventure. Get the Details!

 

Medical Related Biz

 

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BBF-85900650

Manatee, Florida USA

* Should Qualify For Visa * Medical Home Care

4,750,000

4,750,000

1,331,693

3,387,984

 

Very successful 10 year old home health care agency generates over 36% cash flow. Great reputation in area served enables agency to attract clients and staff based on word of mouth. Main office can be moved. Licensed for 5 county area including Hillsborough, Manatee, Polk, Hardee and Highlands. Operating solely from Manatee currently.

 

Real Property Rltd

 

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BBF-894052547

Sarasota, Florida USA

Commercial Building

2,848,700

2,848,700

-49,578

326,880

 

Assisted living facility, fully equipped and staffed. Has operated as assisted living. Large real estate included, ripe for expansion

 

Restaurants

 

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BBF-93701056

Lee, Florida USA

American Restaurant

1,100,000

1,100,000

349,662

988,431

 

One of SW FL most established restaurants with 31 years in the business. Business comes with an SRX Liquor License. Owners are selling to pursue other business interests.

 

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BBF-96296285

Charlotte, Florida USA

Cafe Type Eatery

85,000

85,000

68,000

208,000

 

Downtown Punta Gorda Eatery For Sale. Great location surrounded by shops, businesses, and government buildings. Over $70,000 of improvements made in the last year, including a new hood system to allow the ability to operate a full kitchen. The location offers quaint indoor seating with a large covered outdoor seating area as well. Since the improvements the current owner has been a few months and has already been averaging $5000 in sales per week. Continue exiting theme or change to your own.

 

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BBF-88300306

Sarasota, Florida USA

Fast Food-No Franchise

169,000

99,000

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 first time owner or couple. Has drive thru but not currently in use.

 

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BBF-96416008

Lee, Florida USA

* Should Qualify For Visa * Gourmet Dining

350,000

350,000

193,033

622,055

 

Exceptional gourmet bistro/cafe with chef in place. Menu designed by well trained culinary artist and popular chef incl. gourmet soups, salads, open face sandwiches, hour doeurve plates, traditional sandwiches, flat bread pizzas and incredible desserts. Beverage selection incl. beer and wine. SRX license. Great local following an unlike other Southwest Florida restaurants, Summer months are profitable. Open 5 days only.

 

Transportation

 

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BBF-894053194

Sarasota, Florida USA

* Should Qualify For Visa * Auto Delivery

189,000

189,000

107,452

269,980

 

Established automotive transportation company catering specifically to the snowbirds of Florida. Company transports personal vehicles of well established clientele list living in the New England area to their second homes here in Florida. This transportation company can be increased by adding another truck and driver and the creation of a website.

 

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BBF-95453119

Lee, Florida USA

Limo Business

37,000

37,000

35,000

50,000

 

Home based car service providing event, special occasion, or travel services. The business has two vehicles one standard white Lincoln Town Car the other a stretch vehicle to accommodate larger groups. Great part time home based business, or could be added to an existing car service business. The hours of operation are on demand.

 

Wholesale

 

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BBF-84310078

Manatee, Florida USA

* Should Qualify For Visa * Wholesale-Lawn Products

335,000

335,000

68,364

536,660

 

REDUCED! WHOLESALE LAWN IRRIGATION SUPPLY! Selling to Lawn Care Companies, Irrigation Installers, Government Street & Road Maintenance, retail to home owners. Well established and part of the growth in the Sarasota-Manatee area with new homes, new streets & communities, plus replacement & repairs. They do no installation, no special license required. Inventory includes PVC pipes of various sizes, all types of sprinkler heads, pumps, timers, everything for a total installation. Motivated, Call Now!

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