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i live in baldwin park ,ca .thinking to start small auto repair shop within 10 miles anyone have any ideas

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The BAF Group LLC

David, as a Business Broker, I DO NOT BELIEVE YOU SHOULD ALWAYS BUY a going business; however, I do believe you should think about whether it is more beneficial to start one up, or buy a mature operation. The biggest variables are: How long would it take me to get to a profitable position, if I start one? And, how does that financially compare to buying that mature shop? We have a blog and one of the posts discusses that issue in greater detail. You may find it helpful:

May 24, 2013