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Truforte Market Watch, Issue #004
June 13, 2011

Truforte Market Watch


Thank you for visiting and signing up for our Truforte Market Watch e-zine. We welcome the opportunity to keep you abreast of the latest Florida businesses for sale and help you achieve your goal of finding that perfect Florida business opportunity. Below you will find a list of the new opporunities that have recently become available.

9400751 Advertising Specialties Collier County

Asking 125,000 Owner Benefit 61,406

Since 1985 this sign maker has been making custom signs for businesses, hotels, restaurants, local government, realtors, politicians--anyone who needs a permanent or temporary sign. Signs in paper, metal, plastics, stone, magnets, decals, bumper stickers and other materials--all sizes, shapes and colors. Free-standing, wall--mounted, on posts and frames, billboards, vehicles, even people. Covers Naples, Ft. Myers, Bonita Springs, and Marco Island. People want to buy signs when business is good, people have to buy signs when business is bad. Computerized system allows you to create new artwork or use existing signs or images and re-create them via a 54" wide, digital multi-media printer. Customers can even e-mail in a picture and it can be transformed into a sign. High margins with low fixed costs. Training included. Color brochure.

93700823 Pet Grooming Naples (Daycare, grooming, play center)
Asking 175,000 Onwer Benefit 72,251

A high-end master dog/cat grooming center. They also have Doggie Day Care and Play Center. THE SELLER RUNS THE BUSINESS SEMI-ABSENTEE. IT NEEDS A HANDS ON OWNER WHO WILL DO GROOMING. They can increase income by advertising, longer hours and adding more groomers. Naples is one of the wealthiest cities in America. Pet owners will spend LOTS OF MONEY ON THEIR PETS.

94202015 Nail Salon Fort Myers

Asking 165,000

Asset Sale! This Beautiful, spacious full service nail salon has been established for over 15 years. 12 nail stations and 7 pedicure chairs allow this salon to handle even the busiest times of the Southwest Florida season. The business currently operates with 7 to 9 nail techs who are paid by commission. This cash business is an excellent opportunity for anyone interested in making a presence in Southwest with an upscale nail salon.


92409156 Gift Shop Exclusive Shopping Center in SW FL

Asking 135,000 Owner Benefit 38,548

Beautiful Gift shop, establish for 21 Years same owners, located in one of the most exclusive shopping center in SW FL, it was completely renovated in 2008. It carries several well known lines, such as Vera Bradley, Key West Aloe, JJI Jewelry, Camille Beckman, Avanti and many more. They make chocolate on the premises, stop by and try some. $50,000.00 of Inventory at cost is included in the purchase price and down payment. This is a MUST SEE!!!!!


9400776 Maid Service Collier & Lee

Asking 150,000 Owner Benetit 86,192

Be your own boss with this turnkey residential and commercial cleaning business in Collier County (Naples, Marco Island) Florida. Established business with multi-year, loyal customer base. Very high gross margins (96%) CASH business. Home-based with no fixed costs. Grossing $100K on only 30 hours/week--Mon.-Fri. Specially selected equipment and field-proven labor-saving techniques allow you to start as a one-helper show until you decide to expand your operation. Independent--no franchise fees. Fully equipped truck with business logos included. Easy to learn process. Free training . Color brochure with demographic analysis by e-mail.


Asking 45,000 Owner Benefit 84,248

Be your own boss with this turnkey Tile and Carpet Cleaning, Grout Sealing and Pet Stain Removal Business in Collier County (Naples, Marco Island) Florida. Super-high gross margins (95%)-- heavy CASH business. Home-based with no fixed costs. Grossing $100K on only 30 hours/week--Mon.-Fri. Patent-pending cleaning and sealing equipment. Special no-residue "green" cleaning solution and 10-year lifetime impervious sealers make for fast work and satisfied customers. Specially designed equipment and field-proven labor-saving techniques allow you to start as a one-man show until you decide to expand your operation. Fully equipped truck included. Easy to learn process. Free training , including manual and video. Color brochure with demographic analysis by e-mail.


92403361 Water Damage/Restore Fort Myers

Asking 295,000 Owner Benefit 178,551

In these economic stressed times it is hard to find companies that are growing each year by 25% or more. This company offers the following services: Water Damage, Mold Remediation, Carpet Cleaning, Tile & Grout Cleaning, Repair and Remodeling. They are approved by several insurance companies and have good contacts with several management companies. They offer 24/7 water damage service which is 80% of the income. This is one of the few industries in the area that is growing and has a high 70% profit margins. SBA Lender pre qualified with $63,000 down. Please contact listing agent for additional information.

92401174 Clothing Boutique Naples

Asking 120,000 Owner Benefit 57,614

Exclusive women's boutique located in upscale waterfront shopping district in Naples, Fl. The Seller will introduce the buyer to the exclusive European fashion lines such as Loran Vidal and Joseph Ribhoff. The present owner is absent for 4 months during low season. Excellent opportunity for someone who likes to work in the fashion industry. Digital pictures available upon request. Lease terms negotiable.

9046173 Contractor Plumber LEE COUNTY

Asking 74,900 Owner Benefit 51,740

A 20+ year old, 1 or 2 man plumbing repair & service company serving a small geographic area. Perfect for the plumber moving in the area or someone wanting to expand. Includes a diesel box truck and an assortment of specialty tools.

9046181 Contractor Plumber SOUTHWEST FLORIDA

Asking 195,000 Owner Benefit 74,628

Twenty nine year old, home based PLUMBING BUSINESS. Niche market serving residents and businesses of a beautiful Soutwest Florida high-end residential community. Business has a customer base of 1,000.

9046178 Contractr Insulation SOUTHWEST FLORIDA

Asking 279,000 Owner Benefit 115,877



92401175 Lawn Biz Commercial Fort Myers

Asking 77,000 Owner Benefit 40,000

Established Lawn Care Business w/ long term accounts. 3 primary commercial accounts and 5 residential accounts all centrally located in S. Ft. Myers/ Bonita area. Annual contracts in place on commercial accounts. Equipment extremely well kept and 2 man crew in place. Monthly billings approx. $7,500 plus additional revenue from mulching, fertilizing, spraying, etc. 2003 Ford F-350 Dump Truck included in sale.

9046174 Beer/Wine Bar CHARLOTTE COUNTY

Asking 89,000 Owner Benefit 59,880

A local community BEER/WINE BAR with very limited competition. Opened less than 1 year ago & doing well without advertising. Seats 38 inside & 18 outisde. Take a Look! This is Nice!


93700825 Medical Equipment SW FL

Asking 640,000 Owner Benefit 170,469

The Company specializes in evaluation, design and production of custom wheelchairs and seating systems for pediatric and adult clients. The Company has a personal commitment to maintain the highest level of client satisfaction, of continuing education and to provide the most appropriate solutions to seating, positioning and accessibility needs.During the past 15 years, home accessibility products have become an important and growing segment of the Company.The staff includes a CRTS, and ATP and a LPN, with combined experience of over 70 years in rehab technology.

93700820 Motel SW Florida - Minutes from Beach

Asking 1,199,000 Owner Benefit 101,569

Beautiful, clean, modern boutique motel, just 3 minutes to the beach. Pool, picnic area, lush manicured tropical landscaping, comfortable office, 16 rooms and spacious manager's apartment!! Very convenient to all tourist spots in Naples and Fort Myers. Close to shopping and I-75.

92406124 Breakfast Lunch Naples

Asking 195,000 Owner Benefit 80,918

This cafe style restaurant is open for breakfast and lunch only. A beer and wine license would make this business ideal to expand the hours and open for dinner. There is ample parking in this busy shopping center with lots of foot traffic. Number of employees decreased some in off-season. 2011 part year financials are from Nov 2010 thru April 2011.

9046179 Pizza Shop LEE COUNTY

Asking 59,000

This is a well-established, landmark Pizzeria. It has been a local favorite for many years. The business is located on a major thoroughfare and has seating for over a hundred. They serve appetizers, gourmet pizzas, wings, subs, and calzones. This beautiful pizzeria is nicely equipped and has outside seating. You must see this operation. A passing of one of the working owners has forced the sale. Unbelievable price!!!! This on-going operation is being sold as an “Asset Sale”. Appointments Only.


94202016 Pizza Shop Lee County

Asking 98,000 Owner Benefit 58,200

This Pizza Delivery & Carry out restaurant is known for their delicious mouth watering pizzas and has a well established customer base, Business has built a solid reputation for their fast friendly service and tasty food. Pizza, subs, calzones, buffalo wings, pastas, salads and more are all available, fast and fresh, for carry out or delivery. Great family business for more details contact listing agent.

9400771 Italian Restaurant Southwest Florida

Asking 79,000 Owner Benefit 83,291

Established upscale Italian restaurant. Mint condition, nothing grandfathered in, fully handicap accessible, all 100s on inspections. Lower than average monthly overhead. Modern kitchen with state-of-the-art equipment(induction cooktops, sous vide, convection oven) allows versatility and low insurance. Upscale condo building means no late hours-make money and have a life! Income is for 3 hours open to the public, 8 months per year. Possibility to double income by extending to year-round and/or adding lunch, continental breakfast and/or bakery. List price includes very upscale client email list, recipes, training and vendors-take the keys and start making money. Seats 48, with outdoor seating facing beach. High volume traffic from beach park across the street. Has 2COP beer/wine license, takeaway license, catering license. Well documented financial data. Fully staffed(4). Free training. Color brochure with demographic analysis by e-mail. --------------------------------------------------------------------------------

94202018 Ethnic Restaurant Lee County

Asking 55,000 Owner Benefit 42,000

Long time Established and fully equipped Chinese take out & delivery restaurant, serving up all of the classic chinese dishes, as well as some Thai favorites. There are a few tables and chairs for eat in but the majority of the business is take out or delivery. Excellent opportunity to take over this turn key operation.

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