John Payne

John Payne

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Century Business Sales provides full-value sales for Sellers and fully-informed purchases for Buyers. CBS President John Payne, Harvard graduate and successful senior executive, provides full and accurate information on all businesses to enable Buyers to make clear financial decisions. Because of the trust placed in CBS by both Sellers and Buyers, many of CBS listings are sold before they reach the internet.

Services Offered:
CBS services include: (A) Sales of Businesses at the lowest commissions in the industry. (B) Business Searches for Buyers. (C) Drafts of Letters of Intent, Purchase/Sale Contracts, Management Contracts and Leases,(D) Financial and Financing Advice including introductions to third party lenders. (E) Preparation of Applications and Business Plans for loans including Small Business Administration guaranteed financing.  
Areas Served:
Fairfield County, Connecticut. Litchfield County, Connecticut. New Haven County, Connecticut. Hartford County, Connecticut. Middlesex County, Connecticut.  
Company:
Century Business Sales was founded in 2004 to provide Sellers and Buyers of small businesses the same level of professional service extended in the purchase and sale of larger businesses. The CBS Team includes the best and most reasonable marketing, sales, purchasing, accounting and legal advice. CBS Brokers are educated and experienced. Overhead costs are kept at a minimum to provide the lowest commission rates in the industry.  
Affiliations:
CBS President John Payne graduated from Harvard University and received additional training in law, business administration and finance during his successful international business career. John's responsibilities have included senior management of businesses in the United States, Europe and Far East. He has served as advisor to President Gerald and Governors of Connecticut.  
My Links:
www.centuryBizSales.com  

Established Businesses For Sale

Asking

Cash Flow

Location

Hamden Package Store. Must reloca...

  $25,000

  $29,250

Hamden, CT (New Haven County) (Relocatable)

This is a package store retail permit (wine, spirits, beer) for the city of Hamden, CT. it must be relocated. In its previous location, Sales were $325,000 and Cash Flow $29,250. There are no similar permits available in Hamden. The price of $25,000 includes attorney's fees to transfer the permit to the buyer.

Best Bargain Pizza

  $60,000

  $45,000

Fairfield County, CT

BEST BARGAIN PIZZA

Elegant pizza restaurant in high profile location in busy shopping center in northern Fairfield County CT. Known destination for exceptional food - owners trained in Italy. In addition to 50-seat high-end decor dining, full kitchen plus pizza equipment/oven - all as-new and meeting code and currently valued at $80,000. Profitable from day 1 with high $90,000 payroll which could be paid to new...

Starting Liquor/Wine Store

  $62,000

  $30,000

Hartford County, CT

Starting Liquor/Wine Store

Initial package store at this location sold $580,000/year. Owner illness caused unreliable open hours/days and owner's family sold the store when sales were reduced to nothing. Current seller bought and restocked the store in February 2011 and reestablished regular hours. Store is now at breakeven after paying an owner/operator $30,000/year. $62,000 price is negotiable but is a bargain given the...

Well-known ct fine wine store

  $480,000

  $160,000

Litchfield County, CT

Well-known ct fine wine store

One of CT's premier wine sources. Known for excellence at reasonable prices. An integral part of the affluent communities in northwest CT catering to consumers and collectors. High profit margins due to wine sources and clientele. Seller requires a minimum of six months training, transition and introductions. Support staff to continue with new owner. This is not for everyone but perfect for a...

Mid-CT Liquor Store with Real Esta...

  $750,000

  $150,000

Hartford County, CT

Mid-CT Liquor Store with Real Estate

Neighborhood and commuter wine and liquor store on busy route in mid CT city suburbs. Maintains high margins due to convenience, selection and general appeal. Perfect for family operation. First name basis most customers. Clean, bright and well managed. Bankable financial records. Cash flow will support real estate purchase and family income. Significant tax advantages. Seller will finance retail...

Best Bargain C-Store

  $35,000

  $31,000

Hartford County, CT

HARTFORD COUNTY TOWN C-STORE

BARGAIN C-STORE ON MAIN STREET OF HARTFORD COUNTY TOWN. STORE IN EXCELLENT CONDITION AND CHEAP RENT AVAILABLE (WILL BE NEGOTIATED BEFORE BUYING). OWNER WANTS TO SELL ASAP DUE TO OTHER BUSINESSES. THIS BUSINESS HAS REDUCED SALES DUE TO ABSENTEE OWNER AND LACK OF MANAGEMENT. ASKING BARGAIN PRICE OF $35,000, MAY TAKE LESS BUT NOT MUCH LESS. IF HE DOES NOT SELL THIS MONTH HE WILL SELL THE...

Package Store - 50% Financing

  $70,000

  $31,000

Hartford County, CT

REDUCED & 50% FINANCING

Established package store in popular mini-mall on a busy route in northern CT. High population suberb of Hartford CT. Owned for many years by same family. NOTE THAT CURRENT FINANCIALS INCLUDE $18,000 PAYROLL. IF OWNER/OPERATOR REDUCES PAYROLL TO 3 HOURS/DAY, OWNER EBITDA WILL BE $40,000 WITH MAJOR TAX ADVANTAGES. Clean, attractive, turn key with accurate financial reciords and clear analysis...

$1MM Sales. Must Sell Now.

  $400,000

  $181,550

Fairfield County, CT

1st Reasonable Offer Buys $1MM Store

3600 SF Liquor/Beer/Wine Store on main avenue of Fairfield County city. Established 30 years. Last 5 years average over $1,000,000/year in sales. High margins due to location and high sales volume in small sizes and singles. Safe, clean neighborhood. Minutes from Route 8. Sellers own many buildings in the area and will adjust rent to ensure Buyer success. Sellers (brothers) both...

Popular, High-Profit Liquor Store

  $180,000

  $74,813

Fairfield County, CT

POPULAR LIQUOR STORE HIGH PROFIT MARGIN

Long-established 1800 SF package store on main, busy commuter road in northern Fairfield County. Regular customer base. Located in safe, popular plaza. 10 minutes from Interstate 84. Accurate, bankable financials. All numbers copied from tax returns. High 27.8% gross margin with equal sales of beer, wine and spirits. Low operating costs. Call John Payne 860 868 3431

New Liquor Store - Price Negotiabl...

  $90,000

  $27,250

Fairfield County, CT

NEGOTIATE BARGAIN, GROW PRIME LOCATION STORE

All new, 2,200 SF package store on busy RTE 25. Remodeled stand-alone, high-profile building on site of former package store, sales are increasing steadily but owners are anxious to move on to new opportunity.. Asking price is cost of permit, new six-door cooler, six-door stand-alone cooler, fixtures and beautiful build-out. PRICE IS NEGOTIABLE. 2014 will see $40-50,000 net return. Great...

Fast growing city liquor store

  $159,000

  $64,000

Hartford County, CT

One-man store - easy to operate. Low overhead cost and major growth make this an excellent investment. High profitability also due to large sales volume of small bottles and singles - plus greater than normal cash vs credit card sales. Average inventory $30,000 but large storage area for growth and post purchases. 250 SF finished sales area ready for expanded sales space at same occupancy cost...

Rural CT Wine/Liquor Store. Huge h...

  $450,000

  $120,000

Litchfield County, CT

Ideal country package store in rural western Connecticut. Town is rapidly becoming destination for high-end food and shopping led by a major investor. With the only liquor permit in Town, the store will follow local development in higher-end wines and spirits while maintaining high-margin local business. Complete and turnkey. Very low operating costs and first name clientele complete the picture...

High Profile Liquor Store with Pro...

  $700,000

  $117,000

Fairfield County, CT

Established package store on one of CT's busiest routes. Managed by older couple with health issues. Current $550,000 in sales does not represent the $ 1-2 million potential of the location. Real estate (1.1 acres) being sold as asset of the business for immediate expansion or longer-term investment. Current store income supports family while paying $500,000 mortgage. The growth potential of the...

$40,000 Annual Gross Profit. Pric...

  $15,000

  $40,400

Newtown, CT (Fairfield County) (Relocatable)

Laser printer supplies and services customer base. Strong loyalty. 60+ customers with key contacts and sales/service histories Fairfield County CT.. 2013 SALES $68,000. 2013 GROSS PROFIT $40,000. PRICE $15,000 NOT NEGOTIABLE

Wines, Beers, Spirits - Special Sh...

  $125,000

  $70,000

New Haven County, CT

A landmark store grandfathered in a high-end, shore-front neighborhood on the Connecticut Gold Coast. One-person store for owner/operator who enjoys people. Most appealing - difficult to drive by without going in. Packed with rare wines & beers. A unique opportunity to an integral part of an affluent community of first names and familiar faces. Combine a profitable business with a unique and...

Popular, city restaurant. Professi...

  $85,000

  N/A

Waterbury, CT (New Haven County)

Favorite lunch, pre-theater dinner restaurant. Wonderful decoration and atmosphere. American European with Italian warmth. Entrees $24.00-29.00. Casual Fridays for two - $39.00. Full cafe liquor license. New, spotless kitchen. Long-term, bargain lease - seller is landlord who wants to make sure his "baby" does well. With $130,000 in payroll and profit, great opportunity for couple or family. On...

Italian High Fashion in Antique CT...

  $120,000

  $60,000

Washington, CT (Litchfield County)

Italian High Fashion in Antique CT Setting

A new, small, low operating cost ($12,000/year occupancy) store specializing in Italian fashion (average item $300) in an antique setting among other high-end stores. The store is well-done in excellent taste but the real value is inventory costing over $200,000 wholesale with a retail value of up to $500,000 is included. The inventory is a full range of summer to winter, informal to formal and...


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