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Established Franchised Sign Shop is now available and for sale,located in a high traffic retail location. The store enjoys repeat business from a loyal customer base represented by all industries.The Store also enjoys a large walk in retail clientele. This store is part of the world's largest Sign Franchise. The sale of this franchise business includes all inventory, equipment, plotter, large format printer, computers, printers, software, extensive customer list, and significant work in process. Store maintains normal hours Monday through Friday. Cost of goods is well below industry average. This is a turnkey business. The Signarama brand has established a great market presence in a growing community in a very short time.Internet traffic to the web site is increasing and has resulted in the value of quotes doubling, as well as an increase in sales. Moving into spring, the weather and brand presence should improve the overall activity of the business.
Talk about quality of life.. great location, attractive retail environment and no late night hours. We are offering a boutique wine and craft beer retail business. The store carries wines ranging from regional and local wines as well as unique, hard-to-find wines from small and large vineyards from around the world. It features up to 150 revolving world-class wines and most are priced between $10 and $25 per bottle. From regional wines to unique small vineyard wines, you will find it here. In addition to wine, the store offers craft beers, a variety of gifts and accessories including customizable gift baskets, monthly wine clubs, a frequent buyer program and private event opportunities. By offering weekly tastings and a gathering place for friends, this store has quickly become an integral part of the local community. • 2200 square feet • Weekly Wine Tastings & Events • Full wine & beer bar with appetizer menu and kitchen • Seating for 50 • Semi-private area, perfect for showers, business meetings, parties • Hosting local events & fundraisers • Wine Education • Popular Wine & Craft Beer clubs • Gift Baskets / Corporate Events Some seller financing may be available for qualified parties. Wine expertise is not necessary as the Seller and employees can provide training and product knowledge in no time. Take advantage of this opportunity to own your own wine store that is established, profitable and has numerous loyal customers already walking in the store!6
THE REAL ESTATE BOOK - North America's largest and most successful Homes for Sale magazine is offering the chance to be an Independent Distributor in the Ames area. Comprehensive training and on-going support help ensure success. Candidate should possess strong sales skills, customer support & follow-up skills. No franchise fees or royalties. Initial start-up and working capital required. To find out more, go to Publishing.RealEstateBook.com and contact firstname.lastname@example.org, or call Patrick McGroder 855-556-7544.
Co Bluffs, IA
Are you looking for an amazing opportunity to purchase a profitable independent auto and light truck repair center with annual sales that have averaged over $250,000 for the past three years? This business is well established with nearly 25 years of experience, an excellent reputation for customer service and a loyal clientele. The 2,400 square foot building sits on .34 acres and is included in the sale price. The business also comes complete with equipment required to run a full-service auto and light truck repair business, including engine performance, expert diagnosis and repair computer systems, steering and suspension, starting and charging, lube-oil-filter, fuel systems, brakes, and heating and cooling. There is well over $250,000 in tools and equipment that will transfer with the sale. The facility has 3 service bays, with room for storage, plenty of parking, a customer reception area and office. This business is ready for a new owner with an eye towards growth. The current owners will train and support during the transition period. With a great reputation for quality, convenience and trusted service, this business offers a new owner the unique opportunity to control their own destiny and realize the dream of owning a respected business in the community.6
Own your own business! Be part of a tradition with this full service 6,500 sq. foot grocery store, at current location since 1953. Third owner has owned business since 1991. Located in a historic town in southwest Iowa, population is 1,200. Thriving business that takes pride in fresh cut quality meats, and produce. Excellent Dine in/take out Deli. Catering events. Located just off a major highway, in the down town shopping area. Well managed with good cash flow. turn key business with great customer base for over 24 years. Contact Gene at 712-621-7500
Johnson County, IA
Established tax & accounting practice near Davenport. Revenues are balanced between tax preparation (66%) and bookkeeping & consulting (33%). Solid fee structure and experienced staff in place. Projecting $200,000 gross revenues for 2015. Real Estate Services Provided by Midwest Business Advisors, Inc. Licensed in the State of Iowa.
Cedar Rapids, IA
Truck repair specializing in large trucks and equipment. Good location with good cash flow. Real Estate and Inventory included. SBA approved and owner financing to supplement the deal. Real estate services provided by Midwest Business Advisors, Inc. Licensed in the State of Iowa, City of Tipton.
Grocery Store with loyal customer base and increasing revenues. 30 plus year relationship with the surrounding local farming community. Real Estate Services Provided by Midwest Business Advisors, Inc. Licensed in the State of Iowa, City of Tipton.
Linn County, IA
Great opportunity to own your own well-established, successful restaurant. Ideal business for owner who values fresh & healthy eating while appreciating a high-energy environment that creates fun experiences. Enjoy food, people & fun? You can own this business for yourself but not by yourself as part of a system designed for success. This system involves an experienced team to assist in solutions to challenges, resources to support in training operations, purchasing, menu programs & marketing including advertising, Internet, social media & email database. This is a popular, healthy fast casual concept offers fresh, proprietary brand of menu items in an interactive, entertaining environment. The interior features high-energy dining rooms with vibrant, rich colors & trademark theme. The concept has grown, thanks to having development costs similar to sub sandwich franchises, but generating twice the revenue. The concept is simple compared with operations at most fast casual restaurants with a full-service experience but a fast casual price point & service model. The successful buyer may convert to an independent concept or seek to continue as a franchise with an organization named one of Top 50 Fast Casual restaurant brands in 2014 by FastCasual.com. Established in the late 1990’s with over 100 restaurant locations, this brand has consistently been listed on Entrepreneur Franchise 500 and recognized by major trade publications such as INC. Magazine, Nation’s Restaurant News, Restaurant Business Magazine & Food and Drink Magazine.
Great opportunity to own your own well-established, profitable bridal & formal wear sales business with Real Estate. This successful business is one of area’s leading bridal stores with excellent reputation & well-located for drawing clientele from Eastern Iowa. This full service sells bridal gowns, bridesmaids’ & prom dresses, flower girl dresses & baskets & ring bearer pillows & rents tuxedos to create the wedding of their clients’ dreams. This is an expanding industry. The sellers only work about 18 hours weekly & do so when they want to. With a capable staff in place, clients are seen on an appointment basis. With highly motivated sellers due to health issues & a need to retire, the business is aggressively priced. Confidentiality nondisclosure agreement required.
Company has three (3) Iowa locations providing auto, truck & agricultural tire sales. The company also excels in auto and truck repair services, as well as towing and wrecker services which constitute a major portion of the business. The Company’s tow trucks vary in size from light duty, flat beds, medium duty, to a heavy duty T800EC 75-Ton Century Kenworth Rotator wrecker and run 24/7 with a Holiday emergency service also available. The technicians use state of the art equipment and technology to ensure that repair services are second to none. Due to the Company’s strategic alliance, repair work is covered under a nationally recognized parts and labor warranty.
Des Moines, IA
Company was founded by window industry veterans whose mission is to provide customers with the best value and best service in the vinyl window replacement industry. Industry professionals have partnered with leading window manufacturers throughout the United States to bring homeowners exceptionable quality, exceptionable prices and energy efficient products that will save customers money. Company is one of the fastest growing window company “Franchises” in the United States. Their independently locally owned and operated locations ensure that each homeowner receives local attention to ensure a great sale and service experience. The independently owned locations receive extensive training, keeping them up to date with the most recent regulations and technical advances in materials and techniques.
This business for sale in Iowa is a nationally recognized medical staffing agency that has specialized in the recruitment and placement of therapists since 1992. Therapist positions range from occupational and physical therapy, to speech therapy. Therapist assistants are also recruited and placed through the agency. Clients range from government, to educational, to medical facilities. Generally, the therapists remain employees with the services being contracted by the company.
This outstanding business for sale in central Iowa is a well-established, locally owned and operated commercial cleaning business. The business focuses only on recurring, janitorial services (vacuuming, mopping, bathrooms, trash disposal, dusting, etc.) which has eliminated seasonality and provided consistent annual growth in revenues and net owner benefit. This proven business model has allowed the owners to accurately forecast and plan for their continued annual growth. The Company has initiated contract terms with their customers which has greatly improved its financial strength.
WALK INTO an incredible opportunity to be your own boss AND enjoy a great lifestyle. This business affords you a great income and terrific hours so you can spend more time with your friends and family doing what you love to do. As an owner, you WILL NOT work on cars. Our Owners are high level senior decision-makers who build relationships in the community, manage people, and lead highly skilled technicians. If you're tired of the corporate rat race, getting laid off, and working to put money into someone else’s pocket, this is YOUR business. You DO NOT need experience or a background in the automotive industry to succeed, as the franchise training is state of the art and comprehensive. THIS Ames location is currently being operated 100% absentee, but with two management change-ups, a buyer could walk into approximately $90,000** cash flow within the first 12 months. The business needs an owner/operator, inside at the wheel, willing to roll up their sleeves, take over management, reign in the labor and costs and run the location like the franchise recommends. You could make a nice living and build up this business to realize a terrific exit strategy. The location has been in operation since 2002 with a great customer base and an incredible reputation. This is a super clean operation in 4400 sf with 6 bays and highly trained techs. State of the art equipment, Parts and inventory are included. The franchise is the No. 1 brand in the automotive industry and is the most recognized brand by the driving public. ************************** Our brand has an average Cost of Goods Sold (parts and labor) of approx. 44.5% of sales… Translation…there is a lot of money left over to pay your general bills and take home a large paycheck! This brand has established over 400 national fleet accounts, meaning you have an easy source of fleet business to contact and secure business from. Translation…you will always be busy if you work these accounts to their maximum potential. Incredible 4 week training program that is THE best in the country. Huge facility dedicated to making sure you will succeed in the business. AGAIN, YOU NEED NO AUTOMOTIVE EXPERIENCE!! Highly executed advertising and marketing…done for you! This brand has one of the largest advertising programs in the nation for auto repair on TV, RADIO, PRINT AND THE INTERNET! If you watch TV you’ve seen our ads! **Super low inventory required! **Few employees **Great lifestyle business so you can spend more time with your family. **Recession resistant industry. ************************** The seller and the franchisor wished us to keep this sale confidential which is why we are not publishing sensitive financial information or the name. Please look for an email that contains a link to our quick three-minute online non-disclosure agreement within five minutes of your submitting a request for information. Please check your emails, including spam/junk folders. ************************** Always verify all data with the seller and your professional advisors prior to putting any money at risk. ***Gross Sales and Cash Flow are approximate and/or projections.
Des Moines, IA
Homes & Land is North America's leader in real estate marketing. For over 40 years Homes & Land has connected top real estate professionals with homebuyers and sellers. Our Publishers provide both print and online products, including our flagship Homes & Land magazine. » You will receive all the training you need to succeed » Sales and marketing support in your territory » Affiliation with one of real estate's most trusted brands Franchises are available in select markets.
A successful established business where literally everyone uses your products and services! A business where you can sell to a corporation that needs thousands of items for a trade show or to one person looking for a gift idea. Unheard of opportunity to buy an existing embroidery, screen/garment printing and promotional products retail business located in a highly desired area. No experience needed as both initial and on-going comprehensive training and support are provided as part of the package. Why build from scratch when you can buy a business with a large diverse customer base that includes corporations. public and private school systems. sports teams and leagues. restaurants. financial institutions. local government and a significant web presence. Turn-key operation includes all inventory and equipment - multi-head embroidery machines, direct to garment printing. vinyl and applique cutting. heat press. multiple computerized hard and soft systems for production and business - fronted by a custom built out walk-in showroom.2
Des Moines, IA
Data and software driven business with 100’s and 100’s of repeat customers make this opportunity very attractive. Proven business model already established, needs the right business owner with sales and marketing background to take this company to the next level. This business has very low market share, so upside is huge to build lasting value. *** We will respond promptly with additional information for you to consider. You can electronically sign our NDA online in 60 seconds and will receive last 3+ years sales, margins and customer detail. ***
Scott County, IA
Monkey Joe's Davenport is an established playcenter going into it's 6th year! This party and playcenter is known for its clean and safe environment, friendly employees, and for being the place to go for family fun. We offer bouncing fun for children 12 and under, an awesome arcade area for families to play together and a large menu for family dining.
Established SEARS HOMETOWN STORE for sale in Estherville, Iowa! This is a unique business model unlike any other opportunity. All inventory in the store is owned by Sears, which allows the buyer no investment expense toward inventory and lower risk for the owner operator. This is a great opportunity for someone interested in forming an alliance with one of the biggest names in retail, Sears. Do not wait, this opportunity will not last long!4
STORE 1 - Great price that includes property! Best location in town, near hospital, ballparks, sports/performance art center and more. Great condition, no EPA issues. Store around 3000 sq. ft. sells beer, wine and liquor was added on Oct 2015. Hot food can be added to increase revenue. 11 door walk-in cooler, Ruby register, new veeder root tank monitor system. Store hours 6am to 10pm. Inside sales $55,000+/month and 15,000 gallons gas, lottery and ATM income additional. STORE 2 - Neighborhood location, regular customer base. Great condition, no EPA issues. Store is about 2000 Sq. Ft, lots of extra land to expand. Sells beer, wine and liquor was added on Nov 2015. New veeder root tank monitor system. Store hours 7am to 9pm. Inside sales $50,000+/month, 12,000 gallons gas, $15,000 lottery commission per year. MOTEL (OPTIONAL) - Independent property, 35 units and a 3 bedroom/2 bath house attached. About 3 acres, lots of land to expand. Motel has been doing $225,000 in sales for the past 10 years. High ADR for unbranded motel. Two branded gas stations/C-stores and one independent motel all including property are offered for sale. All located in a very nice town in NE Iowa with about 7000 population. Many factories, 2 motels, hospital, sports center, performance art center, new police station, new library, tourist attractions nearby and more. Many large cities and airports nearby Waterloo is 25 miles, Cedar Rapids is 50 miles, Dubuque and Iowa City are 80 miles, Rochester,MN and Quad cities are 120 miles, Des Moines and Rockford are 140 miles, Chicago(o'hare) and Twin Cities are 240 miles.
Thriving Businesses located in Burlington, Fort Dodge and Waterloo. Great locations, Great in store atmosphere, Great product! Huge social media following! Awesome opportunity for right buyer! Can package stores together or buy individually. PRICED TO SELL! 641.425.8617
Mason City, IA
The Complete Nutrition franchise system has a limited number of Ready-To-Own units available. These stores are established, functioning franchises that are available for sale and immediate operation. Ready-To-Own units offer a unique turnkey opportunity to hit the ground running in a location where development and construction have been completed, marketing budgets are already invested, employees are trained and in-store, and customer brand awareness has been established.
Polk County, IA
Financials available upon qualification and signed non-disclosure agreement ABOUT THE BUSINESS: • Well over six figure income • 5 year sales average significantly higher than system average • Great location – first established in 2002 • Established customer base • Experienced staff in place • Owner retiring after over 20 years in the business ABOUT THE FRANCHISOR: • #1 in their industry as rated by the Entrepreneur Magazine's Franchise 500 - 30 years running • Over 96% name recognition – You know the name! • Over 50 years in business with a proven business system • Extensive training program and field support • Over 700 locations system wide WHY BUY THIS BUSINESS? • Quality of life – no nights, no weekends • Recession resistant industry • Above average Return on Investment (ROI) • No prior industry experienced required • Cash flow from day one!
Started in 2012, this thriving business is a social media and online marketing agency. Clients include the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino. Located in Iowa, the business had secured international clients within the first year of operation. Services provided include consulting, social media creation, design and management and web development. This is a great business with lots of growth potential.6
Forest City, IA
Award-winning hotel. Ideal corporate retreat center, special use, or continued use as resort hotel and restaurant. $387 K gross sales. Summer 70% average occupancy rate. Winter 60% average occupancy rate. Priced below appraised value. Note: Google Map pointer, satellite and street view is incorrect (sorry, I have not been able to correct). We are located at the south end of town, and the map views are incorrect. Wooded acres could easily be developed into condos or other. Older but well-maintained. Built 1968/1970/1988. Updates. Main building containing 10 large suites, 3 smaller rooms, 2 staff apartments, and restaurant, is a beautiful A-Frame of rock and wood construction with two-story addition. 5 smaller standard rooms with decks in secondary lodging building. Large garage/storage building. $2 million replacement value on buildings. Beautiful land parcel overlooking public golf course. Property bordered by Winnebago Industries' WIT camp grounds, and, Tree Town Festival grounds attracting thousands of visitors each year. River with fishing and canoeing runs through the property, also paved hiking trails. Open year round. Winter cross-country skiing trails. Lies within city limits. FSBO Priced to sell at $1.2 million or best offer. Will consider trade for larger well-located investment property. Web pages: www.thelodgeforestcity.com Please contact by email rather than phone.
Cedar Rapids, IA
Do you have the utmost in integrity? If so, this Cedar Rapids area shop just might be for you. Winner of the 2014 "Best of Cedar Rapids" award, this shop has an outstanding reputation and generates over $200,000 (and growing) of cash for its owner each year. How you use the cash is up to you! Includes up-to-date diagnostic and repair tools. Currently owner-operated, the business could easily convert to an absentee owner model with the addition of a service adviser. You don't need to be a trained technician to run it, but an appreciation for cars & clients is a must. The business works on most makes and models of vehicles, but focuses mainly on American and Asian vehicles.
Great location in strip mall near Walmart in Grimes, IA. Business has an established clientele that can be expanded with solid local marketing. Potential to grow through additional product offerings. Self-serve means low labor costs and higher margin. Strong local community support. Favorable lease in place with options.
Business with great profitability in previous years and great potential to do the same going forward. Good location with high visibility on US Highway, the main transportation route through the city. Convenience store licensed for beer, cigarettes, foodhandling and hazardous waste. Current c-store hours are 5:30am-7:00pm daily. The business offers fuel from 4 dispensers, 1-2 product diesel and 3 gasoline, 2-3 product and 1-2 product. Large 1,152 SF (48x24) lighted canopy . The business includes a 4 bay full range auto body service and sells a variety of auto supplies. Auto service hours currently 7:30am-6pm Monday-Saturday. The building is 5,760 SF, comprised of 1,920 SF (48x40) store and 3,840 SF (48x80) of auto repair bays with a 14 foot celing. $1.7M total sales in 2013.3
Price reduced. Owners willing to partially finance. Rare opportunity! Get ready for the race season! Established among sprint car race crowd. Sole American food, full service bar and restaurant in newly scaped downtown. Weekly in house catering for five organizations. Continuing high demand for catering in local area! High profit potential. New and transferable warrantied membrane roof, updated electrical and plumbing. Two on demand hot water tankless heater. The Fox Pub & Grille and the Lake Red Rock Cultural Center is contained in a converted 8,000 square feet masonic lodge building in Knoxville, IA, home of the largest sprintcar dirtrack in the world, which swells with visitors and fans during the April through September race season. Although the upstairs can be easily converted to living quarters or income producing apartments, currently the upstairs features a ballroom for weddings, parties, and other events, while the downstairs operates as a restaurant and bar, which is capable of catering. Only Alfresco dinning downtown. It is an established and absolute turn key restaurant and cultural center which has been operating for over 10 years and has been known for its avid support of veterans and military servicemen and women
*** AMERICAN ICON IN BREAKFAST *** $ For 54 years, the IHOP family restaurant chain has served our world famous pancakes and a wide variety of breakfast, lunch and dinner items that are loved by people of all ages — offering an affordable, everyday dining experience with warm and friendly service. $ As of 2015, there were 1,650 IHOP restaurants in 50 states and the District of Columbia, as well as in Bahrain, Canada, Dubai (UAE), Guatemala, Kuwait, Mexico, Puerto Rico, Saudi Arabia, The Philippines and the U.S. Virgin Islands. $ Under the licensed name IHOP at HOME® consumers can also enjoy a line of premium breakfast products available at leading retailers. IHOP restaurants are franchised and operated by Glendale, California-based International House of Pancakes, LLC and its affiliates. International House of Pancakes, LLC is a wholly-owned subsidiary of DineEquity, Inc. (NYSE: DIN). $ Owner Franchisee of 20 IHOPs finally decides to retire. . Portfolio includes 20 IHOP restaurant operations. It also includes 3 fee simple properties, where 3 of IHOPs are located and one IHOP real estate building with land-lease rights, housing one of 20 IHOP. . Please send in inquiry to receive an Nondisclosure and Confidentiality Agreement . Once NDA is filled and signed, more detailed information shall be shared. $ Owner has spent $728,482, $692,579, and $656,553 in Capital Expenditure of Remodelling during the year 2011, 2012 and 2013 respectively. . Cash Flow is after the remodeling has been expended. If you were to add the CapEx $, the cash flow is about Three Millions $3,000,000.
Iowa City, IA
This franchise has a fresh and contemporary alternative to traditional sandwiches. Sandwiches are prepared to guests’ exact specifications, toasted to perfection and delivered to guests for either in-house dining or take-out. In addition to sandwiches, guests can enjoy hand-dipped shakes, house chips and fresh, out-of-the-oven cookies. The business also offers reading stations, free Wi-Fi, and a very congenial atmosphere. This two-store package deal is an attractive offering, as it is available at a discount to new builds of the same operation. Both locations come with an established customer base, both walk-in and word-of-mouth referrals, high exposure and a trained staff, which insures a smooth transition in new ownership. Iowa City: The Iowa City location is in a quaint, prime location on historic Dubuque Street, and in the heart of downtown business and entertainment district. The University of Iowa campus has 30,000 students from which this store derives great volume and provides students with a very welcome place to dine and study. Also, volume averages over $600K in annual sales since opening 7 years ago. Within a 3-mile radius, there are over 4,500 businesses with a large daytime population, over 30,000 households with a medium home value of 200,000 and up. Coralville: The Coralville location is located next to the 2nd busiest shopping mall in Iowa. This store has enjoyed over 10% YOY sales growth in 2014 and 2015 sales growth is trending even higher. Within a 3-mile radius, there are over 2,000 businesses, with a daytime population of close to 30,000, and 22,000 households. The medium home value for this location is from 175,000 to 200.000. Catering has never been fully marketed or implemented at either of these locations, but there is a huge opportunity with the University and Hospitals to grow this business. New buyer will require approval from franchise corporate.
** AMERICAN ICON IN BREAKFAST *** $ For 54 years, the IHOP family restaurant chain has served our world famous pancakes and a wide variety of breakfast, lunch and dinner items that are loved by people of all ages — offering an affordable, everyday dining experience with warm and friendly service. $ As of 2015, there were 1,650 IHOP restaurants in 50 states and the District of Columbia, as well as in Bahrain, Canada, Dubai (UAE), Guatemala, Kuwait, Mexico, Puerto Rico, Saudi Arabia, The Philippines and the U.S. Virgin Islands. $ Under the licensed name IHOP at HOME® consumers can also enjoy a line of premium breakfast products available at leading retailers. IHOP restaurants are franchised and operated by Glendale, California-based International House of Pancakes, LLC and its affiliates. International House of Pancakes, LLC is a wholly-owned subsidiary of DineEquity, Inc. (NYSE: DIN). $ Owner Franchisee of 20 IHOPs finally decides to retire. . Portfolio includes 20 IHOP restaurant operations. It also includes 2 fee simple properties, where 3 of IHOPs are located and one IHOP real estate building with land-lease rights, housing one of 20 IHOP. . Please send in inquiry to receive an Nondisclosure and Confidentiality Agreement . Once NDA is filled and signed, more detailed information shall be shared. $ Owner has spent $728,482, $692,579, and $656,553 in Capital Expenditure of Remodelling during the year 2011, 2012 and 2013 respectively. . Cash Flow is after the remodeling has been expended. If you were to add the CapEx $, the cash flow is about Three Millions $3,000,000.
Scott County, IA
This private practice audiology-hearing aid business is Quad Cities based with three additional part-time satellite locations covering four counties in Iowa and Illinois. For almost 20 years this trusted audiologist has been improving the quality of life of its customers by providing complimentary diagnostic hearing evaluations, audiological care and practice management with exclusive hearing aid and hearing aid accessories sales and service. The practice is well known in the region with an excellent reputation. Referrals are obtained through word of mouth by current patients and area physicians. Seller is willing to continue working for the new owner for a period of time. Advantageous features associated with acquiring this business: * Established offices conveniently located in four counties in the Iowa/Illinois Quad Cities region * Trained and licensed staff already in place * Established loyal customer relationships * Seller willing to train new owner at no charge * Exclusive distributor and servicer of internationally known brand and established product line supplier * Consistent annual positive cash flow * Opportunity to improve the lives of patients This is well established business opportunity is attractively priced and the seller is willing to arrange financing mutually favorable to buyer and seller. Interested parties, please complete the standard Non Disclosure and Confidentiality Agreement and provide a Personal Financial Statement to authorize the full disclosure of this business' identity, supplier, locations and financial history. Click the link below for the standard NDA and PFS two page pdf.
Iowa City, IA
Inflatable Bounce House Rental and party business for sale. This is an easy to operate business that can be operated part time from a home office. The business has strong financials with the ability to grow the business even further. You can easily earn $50-$80k per year working only 30-40 hours per week with most of the winter months off. Contact Jason Hoff with Hoff Business Advisors for more information at 319-499-5300
This restaurant in Central Iowa has been family-owned for the past twenty-five years. Its reputation for good food and friendly service make it a staple for the loyal clientele. A seasoned staff and move-in ready facility make this restaurant prime for continued increases in revenues and benefits for a new owner. This family-style restaurant is a place where everybody knows your name!
Cedar Rapids, IA
Convenience Store located in a small town near Cedar Rapids IA. The business is well established in business over 30 years and one of only 2 major stores in town. This is a good location for an owner operator with room to expand and grow the business. Contact Jason Hoff with Hoff Business Advisors at 319-499-5300.
This auto-repair business provides car repair services to include; exhaust, brakes, shocks, under-car repair and custom pipe bending. The business works on foreign, domestic, customs, street rods, buses, motor homes, tractors, lawn mowers and even barges. With the strong local history of excellence in service, this business has a loyal and growing customer base. The business serves customers from South Dakota, Iowa and Minnesota. They currently do service for local businesses which generates approximately $35k in revenue per year. The building is a stand alone building with 3 work bays, perfect for a small automotive shop or other light industrial use. The building also has a rental income property on the upper level. Land & Building are included in the sale price or can be leased from the owner. Inventory is valued at $35,500. FF&E is valued at $105,955 This business offers great growth potential and the seller will work with a new owner as long as needed.
Small Town Convenience Store for sale in North Eastern Iowa. The store has been in operation for more than 20 years and offers a good opportunity for an owner operator looking for a small town store. The store operates a small deli and a car wash with room to expand the property. Contact Jason Hoff with Hoff Business Advisors for more information at 319-499-5300
Using precast concrete they manufacture over $1,300,000 in products such as septic tanks, storm shelters, stock tanks, feed bunks, parking chocks, a variety of concrete pads, and custom tanks and vaults for residential and commercial customers. The company has the capability to set products weighing up to 24,000 lbs. The custom concrete mix (5000 minimum psi) is produced using a volumetric mixer. Much of the residential septic business is from homeowner’s need to refurbish their septic systems to adhere to new code according to Iowa Chapter 69 which requires updating a septic system prior to the sale of a home. It is estimated only 25% of the systems in Iowa now meet the Iowa code, leaving much room for continued sales of septic products. Annually there are over 500 customers with the average purchase per customer being $2,500. Currently General Contractors and Real Estate Agents are a predominant lead source since homes that were built before 1991 are required to have an updated septic system prior to selling. An opportunity for growth is to pursue a referral network with bankers as well, since they aren’t able to loan on these older houses until the septic systems are in compliance with the new regulation. There is a laboring work force of 7 employees in place that the owner oversees while his wife handles all of the billing. Strong established business partnerships and excellent reputation in over one quarter of the state, combined with high demand for concrete products give this business a competitive edge within its industry. Steady profit margin of 33% along with consistent gross sales reflect the strength of the business as an investment for a new owner to achieve growth and profitability. Year Established: Over 50 years Years in Business: Current owner since 2000 Location and Service Area: South Central Iowa Products: septic tanks, storm shelters, stock tanks, feed bunks, parking chocks, a variety of concrete pads, custom tanks and vaults Clients: Servicing both commercial and residential clients totaling over 500 customers annually with the average purchase price of $2,500 Facility: Plant occupies over 3 acres Employees: 7 laborers that manufacture, pour the concrete, ship and distribute products to clients. Customers install themselves or hire a contractor to install Current Owner’s Responsibilities: The wife completes all billing and the husband oversees the floor laborers Financial Overview: Gross Sales 2014: $1,348,416 2013: $1,350,512 Owner Profit/Cash Flow 2014: $448,819 2013: $329,859 Profit Margin: 33% Multiple: 3.01 *Multiples range from 1-5, with the average being 3 Valuation: 2014 Cash Flow x Multiple = Price $448,819 x 3.01 = $1,350,945 Assets Included in Purchase: Equipment: $1,369,603 Trucks: $389,522 Furniture, Fixtures & Equipment: $26,006 Equipment: $954,075 Raw Inventory: $42,381 Retail Inventory: $301,241 A/R Included: $59,924 *amounts may vary Funding Example: Purchase Price: $1,350,000 15% Buyer Down Payment: $202,500 15% Seller Financing: $202,500 70% Bank Loan: $945,000 Seller Financing Available for Qualified Buyer
West Des Moines, IA
Remotely operated, full staffed burger franchise in West Des Moines, Iowa with annual sales of $851,044 in 2014. It’s your choice to operate absentee and earn $88,088 annually or increase your profit by being an owner-operator and earn $130,268. One General Manager is responsible for day to day operations and oversees 4 full time employees and 8 part time employees. The current owner runs this business remotely and absentee by scheduling weekly conference calls and regular site visits every 30 to 45 days. The reason the owner is selling is due to living out of state and the want to not be an absentee owner any longer. This turnkey operation is fully equipped with all personnel resources as well as necessary supplier, contacts and an online ordering system. The Franchisor provides marketing and training support to allow for consistency and national ad campaigns. Earn either a 31% or 95% return on your down payment investment in year one as well as a net operating income of $20,649 or $62,829! Location and Service Area: West Des Moines, IA Employees: 13 Employees – 1 General Manager, 4 Full Time Employees and 8 Part Time Employees Hours: Monday-Sunday 10:00 am – 10:00 pm Growth Opportunities: Catering accounts in the area for both residential and corporate evens Current Owner’s Responsibilities: Remotely and absentee owned with weekly check-in phone calls and site visits every 30-45 days Financial Overview: Gross Sales 2015 Annualized: $838,806 2014: $851,044 2013: $845,344 2012: $819,306 Owner Profit/Cash Flow (if Owner-Operator) 2014: $130,268 Owner Profit/Cash Flow (if Absentee Owner) 2014: $88,088 Profit Margin: 15% Multiple: 3.4 – [Multiples are based between 1 and 5, with 3 being the average] Valuation: Cash Flow x Multiple = Price $130,268 x 3.4 = $442,911 Assets Included in Purchase: Equipment: $189,568 Intangible Assets: Custom website with online ordering capabilities Build-Out: $235,586 Inventory: ~$7,000 *amounts may vary Funding Example: Purchase Price: $440,000 15% Buyer Down Payment: $66,000 15% Seller Financing: $66,000 70% Bank Loan: $308,000 Loan over collateralized by $124,154! Net Operating Income as Owner-Operator of $62,829 with a 95% Return on Down Payment Investment in Year One Net Operating Income as Absentee Owner of $20,649 with a 31% Return on Down Payment Investment in Year One
Harrison County, IA
Current Owner is only responsible for bidding – performs less than 5% of labor. This family-owned business in Western Iowa sells, installs and services heating and cooling systems in residential and light commercial locations. Sales and installation services are available for heating and cooling systems, thermostats, air cleaners and disinfection systems. New construction and remodel installations make up a portion of the annual gross sales. In 2014 the business generated slightly higher sales with repair and replacement services resulting from local hailstorm damage. The business has high SEO rankings with Google, helping to attract new clients. Profit margin is 13%. Business is fully staffed with a Service Manager, one Installer and one part time Office staff responsible for AP and AR. A new Owner could walk into the business, learn the bidding process from the Seller during transition and continue to let the business operate as is or perform an additional percentage of the labor and potentially expand the business. Plumbing or electrical services could also be added. Using the Funding Example above and an annual Cash Flow of $101,514 (average of 2013 and 2014), a Buyer could retain a Net Operating Income of $51,370 after annual debt service and a 163% Return on Investment on the $31,500 down payment in the first year of operation. Location and Service Area: Western Iowa and Eastern Nebraska Customers Served: Residential and Light Commercial Population in Service Area: ~ 20,000 Employees: 1 Service Manager, 1 Installer, 1 PT Office Staff (AP & AR) Growth Opportunities: Add either plumbing or electrical services. Current Owner’s Responsibilities: Bidding - Owner performs less than 5% of actual labor. Financial Overview: Gross Sales 2015: $615,169 (Annualized) 2014: $776,238 2013: $557,698 YOY Growth/Sales Trends: Some of the increase in gross sales from 2013 to 2014 attributable to hail damage work. 2013 and 2015 Gross Sales better reflect normal operating income. Owner Profit/Cash Flow 2015: $169,209 (Annualized) 2014: $108,017 2013: $95,012 Assets Included in Purchase: Equipment and Vehicles: $192,265 Intangible Assets: Energy Star Certified Inventory: $19,073 Accounts Receivable: $35,102 Secured Purchase Orders for Future Work: $70,000 *Amounts may vary Funding Example: Purchase Price: $315,000 10% Buyer Down Payment: $31,500 10% Seller Financing: $31,500 80% Bank Loan: $252,000 The Bank Loan is fully collateralized with current Business assets.
This Tax & Accounting Practice located in the Waterloo Area has gross revenues to be sold of approximately $53,000. Revenues are nicely balanced between accounting services (61%) and tax work (39%) to provide year-round income. The well-established, quality client base includes a good amount of business clients, which should offer plenty of opportunities for expansion of services and continued growth through referrals. Although the employees will not be transferring with the practice, the owner is available to assist with transition if desired in order to ensure a smooth transition. There is a solid fee structure in place generating strong cash flow to owner around 57% of gross. This is a perfect opportunity for an individual ready to jump into practice ownership with an established book of business or an easy and profitable addition for an established practice looking to expand.
Linn County, IA
Well established neighborhood tavern near clientele in a large industrial area and residential neighborhood. Recent renovations updated the bar and bar area. Ongoing renovations will create a new space for live entertainment, private parties and additional seating. There are regular clientele throughout the week and loyal clientele on weekends. The new space is designed to accommodate even more people and increase revenues. Along with alcohol sales, there is very good vending income from music and games and minimal food sales. Good off street parking in a front lot and plenty of on street parking both night and day.
This business for sale in Iowa is a well-run and extremely profitable restaurant in the western part of the state. The restaurant is regarded as the "go to place" for excellent food and drinks. Friendly and professional service has created a loyal customer base and consistent, year over year revenue growth. The restaurant is in an outstanding location adjacent to a high traffic retail center. Coupled with the seasoned staff and turn-key systems, this opportunity provides a new owner stability and cash flow from day one of ownership. Real estate offered through Scott Stricker, Next Generation Realty. 6000 Grand Ave. Des Moines, IA Office: 515.224.9900 Direct: 515.727.4300
Carroll County, IA
This Iowa tool and die business with over 1.9M in assets included in the purchase is a well-established metal fabricator located between Des Moines and Sioux City. A bank loan can be entirely collateralized with the existing assets and inventory of the business. They have consistent product quality and craftsmanship due to the knowledgeable staff. The business engages in creating products out of metal, including firearm components, custom-built machines, jigs and fixtures for cabinets. This company has the equipment to build almost anything they need to. The business has enjoyed steady profits for many years mostly through word of mouth advertising from satisfied customers. This business is poised for growth but needs someone with good marketing and sales skills. Everything is in place for a new owner to step in and start running with this business. The business is well-managed and profitable yet there are still many opportunities for growth. After debt service, a Buyer’s annual income could exceed $250,000 per year and the initial down payment of $210,000 could be recuperated by the end of the first year of purchase. Service Area: Sioux City / Des Moines / Omaha and Midwest region Employees: 5: Assistant Foreman, Setup/Tool Maker, Machine Operator, Machinist/Tool Maker, Office Manager/Machine Operator Seller Support: Will provide full training and support to incoming buyer; will remain on as a part-time employee if requested by new owner Growth Opportunities: Expand marketing (currently only by word-of-mouth advertising), hire salesperson Items Manufactured: Firearm Components, custom-built machines, jigs and fixtures for the cabinet industry, components for production machines (also provides service) Financial Overview: Gross Sales 2014: $852,580 Owner Profit/Cash Flow 2014: $405,978 Profit Margin: 47% Valuation: Cash Flow x Multiple = Price $405,978 x 5.18 = $2,102,966 Assets Included in Purchase: $1,976,000 Plant Property and Equipment: $1.2 M • 4 surface grinders, 3 lathes, 2 mills, 1 CNC mill • 8 machining centers, 2 heat treatment furnaces, 2 floor model drills, 5 presses • Additional equipment including rotary tables, grinding fixtures, welders, band saws (both horizontal and vertical) Inventory: $776,000 *amounts may vary Funding Example: Purchase Price: $2,100,000 10% Buyer Down Payment: $210,000 20% Seller Financing: $420,000 70% Bank Loan: $1,470,000 Annual Profit after Debt Service (NOI): $256,695 Return on Down Payment Investment (ROI): 122.24% The bank loan can be entirely collateralized with the existing assets and inventory of the business.
Story County, IA
Own a successful early childhood education and child care business. Recession tolerant and child care will always be needed. Located in a growing city outside of the Des Moines Metro. Exact location is confidential and will be revealed to prospective Buyers with NDA. They serve children from 2-5 years of age, as well as providing before and after- school care for K through 6th grade. They offer full-day care during school breaks and a summer program for children 12 and under. The active customer base includes approximately 90 enrolled children although they are licensed for 130, and currently do not have an infant program although they have space for it. The Seller is retirement age, works part time and hasn’t been interested in putting forth the effort to add additional services. The recast cash flows represent an owner/director, however a Buyer could keep on the current director as management, work limited hours and create an investment business. The recast cash flows have been into the 6 figures as recently as 2012, and 2015 is projects to be in the mid 90’s. Contact Matt Ashburn today for further details.
Iowa City, IA
Retail sales Gallery offering contemporary American crafts, art, jewelry, gifts and “Artful Home” home décor items in furniture, ceramics, glass and more. Since 1984, Gallery has focused on presenting works by Midwestern and national artists. As a full service Gallery, clients are able to make purchases by phone, internet, or walking into the gallery.
Company was formed at the end of WW2 initially serving amateur radio buffs and offering parts for home servicing of TV and radio equipment. Over the years, Company has become a B2B industrial electronics distributor serving Institutions, Hospitals, Government, Aerospace, and Manufacturers - also we operate a sales counter to support the local area maintenance and repair trade. Company mission is to supply high quality, cost effective electronic parts and equipment on time to their customers. Company strives to aid their customers in achieving their goals by providing local, personalized parts, provisioning and procurement support services. • Registered with SAM (federal system for award management) • Registered with PTAC (Procurement Technical Assistance Program-introduced by CIRAS-CENTER for Industrial Research & Service-Iowa State)
This business is a prestigious bridal salon and men’s tuxedo formal wear business located in central Iowa. The business prides itself on friendly, personalized customer service with a large, unique selection of styles for every bridal experience. Both locations are in high traffic areas and provide stress free access to all of its clientele. Each location offers a wide variety of bridal attire at specific price ranges in order to accommodate customers with any budget.
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