Michael F. Coyle, CBI - Owner/Exit Planning Advisor OJ Robinson, CBI - Business Advisor John Hamrick, Client Services
This successful commercial cleaning service has been operating for over 30 years and is located in a busy resort area of Vermont. The business has been experiencing exceptional growth over the past 3 years with over $140,000 seller discretionary cash and sales of $226,000 in 2014. Focussed on environmentally responsible cleaning, the business continues to build out it’s commercial client list and has been great at retaining customers. Some relationships are over 10 years old and most average around 4 years. With significant new equipment, this business is ready for a new owner to take over and continue growth. This business is exclusively listed with Vermont Business Brokers for $250,000 to include: Business, Business Name, Furniture, Fixtures, Equipment, Rolling Stock, Customer Lists, Vendor Lists, Phone Numbers, URLs, Websites, Transition Assistance, Covenant-not-to-Compete, and Goodwill.
Countryman's Pleasure has served up delicious dinners and Sunday brunch for nearly 40 years. Hans is ready to hand-off this superb and profitable dining establishment to a kindred talented, hard working, energetic chef-owner to continue serving the Killington/ Rutland, Vermont, region. The successful new owner will assume and build upon the strong profitability and exceptional lifestyle presented by this exceptional hospitality business.6
Have you thought about owning your own business? Or maybe expanding your existing business? Well look no further than K’s Bridal and Formal in Central Vermont! Our store is the only bridal shop in Central Vermont. Now is the time to expand into Vermont! There are only a small handful of other bridal salons in the state, all of them in the Northern part of the state, except for one more than an hour south of us. We have the exclusive market for Central Vermont, and have customers who drive to us from all over the state, as well as from Massachusetts, New York, New Hampshire, and even Canada! As an established business, we currently have contracts with Alfred Angelo Bridals, Eden Bridals, and Mon Cheri Bridals’ David Tutera and Sophia Tolli bridal collections. Our Mon Cheri contracts are exclusive in Vermont, we are the only store that carries them! We also carry flower girls, bridesmaids dresses, mother’s/guest of the wedding, prom, veils, jewelry, shoes, casuals, and offer tuxedo rentals. We really are a one-stop shop! Although we have only been open for a year, we have great customer reviews, and have received the 2015 Brides Top Picks award from WeddingWire and TheKnot.com, and 2014 & 2015 Vermont Wedding Association’s Brides Top Picks awards for local bridal shows. K’s Bridal is completely turn-key; inventory, fixtures, display cases, bridal-specialized POS system, contracts, website, customers and customer leads, everything is included! We would also offer a one-months training for the new ownership, to help you with an easier transition into the business. Want to get a better sense of the store and our inventory? Visit our website at www.ksbridal.com!
Bennington County, VT
It’s a Hotel…No, it’s a Bed and Breakfast…No, it’s a Super Inn! What do we mean by that? This 36 unit property has a variety of rooms, all of them commodious, ranging in size from 239 sq. ft. to 801 sq. ft. Seven of the rooms are luxury Inn accommodations featuring whirlpools, fireplaces, king size beds and other amenities normally reserved for upscale Inns. Several additional rooms fall into a category of Deluxe and Premium and 8 might be classified as Standard (although held to a very high standard!). Of the 36 rooms, there are three two-bedroom units and seven one-bedroom units. All this adds up to a 43% occupancy rate, $175 average daily rate and a cash flow of almost $400,000.00.
The Wooden Barrel Country Store is the only food store in the Town of Chittenden and eight miles from the nearest competitor. The store carries a wide selection of groceries, dairy products, beer, wine, health & beauty aids, pet foods and pet supplies. The store also carries a significant supply of fishing tackle to accommodate the anglers who frequent the nearby Chittenden Reservoir. The store operates a deli preparing the usual variety of sandwiches and cold cuts. Each morning, the owner bakes a variety of fresh muffins for the early morning coffee crowd who frequent the well stocked coffee bar before heading off to work. The store is an agent for the Vermont Lottery selling instant tickets, Tri-State Megabuck tickets and the multi-state Powerball Lottery. It also has its own ATM machine for their customers convenience. The store features a large walk-in cooler with 10 doors to merchandise a large variety of sodas, juices, waters and beer beverages and is known for having the coldest beverages in the area. Store hours are from 5:30 AM to 8 PM seven days.
New Haven, VT
This is a strong service business located at the foothill of the Green Mountains that provides a great life style for a family. This business will provide a family a good income in a growing community.
This convenience store carries an extensive selection of groceries items, deli, beer, wine, soda, cigarettes, tobacco products, some hardware, automobile supplies and is a retailer of unbranded gas and diesel fuel and is an agent for the Vermont Lottery. The store features a 14 door walk-in cooler (30" doors) and a 4 door frozen door freezer. The store is located on .5 acres and has a paved parking area for about 25 vehicles. It is the only store in this community of 902 citizens. The property is located on the main north/south highway in the center of the village next to the post office and town offices. Sellers are motivated and all offers will be considered.
The Grunberg Haus is a Bed and Breakfast that has so much to offer. Starting with a fifteen year track record of producing average annual revenues of $150,000.00, the Grunberg Haus is a consistent performer. Detailed rate and revenue available for the inn's fifteen year history under the current ownership.
This leading home care firm provides the elderly and disabled with non-medical home care services such that clients can maintain their independence and dignity. Demand for in-home assistance continues to expand as the oldest of the 78 million US baby boomers approach age 70. Industry insiders refer to this growing client pool as "The Silver Tsunami." This acquisition opportunity features an established home care firm operating in and around northern Vermont. New clients come from diverse, loyal referral sources that depend on the Company's reputation of reliability in consistently getting the right caregiver to the right residence at the right time and price. The Company directly employs thoroughly screened and professionally trained caregivers that assist self-pay clients (i.e., "private pay") with activities of daily living including, but not limited to, companionship, personal care, medical reminders and meal preparation. Hours of service from this "provider of choice" range from a few hours a week to around the clock. As an "employer of choice" workforce turnover is considerably less than the industry average. This owner-operated firm is exceptionally well-positioned for future growth as its service area consists of one of the fastest growing senior populations in the US with the desire and resources to age in place. Profit margins have proven to be durable and sustainable.
Pastoral paradise in the heart of Vermont, just 1 mile from the highway! This @125 site park is on 100+ acres with spectacular views of fields and rolling green mountains, and a 3 acre lake. City sewer and city water!! Possibilities are endless!
With the widest fabric selection within a several hour drive and an experienced team of in-house designers and production staff, this store has been the top choice of both residential and commercial customers for decades. As the region's premier resource for high quality, custom decorating projects, the store's offerings range from the design and fabrication of window treatments, bedding and upholstered furniture for a hotel remodel to the supply of designer fabrics to home sewers. The store carries an excellent reputation and well-recognized branding and serves a loyal base of local and destination customers. The business is resilient, having sustained profitability through several decades of economic cycles. The store carries a healthy backlog of projects. The high visibility location on a key thoroughfare is readily accessible and easy to find. The store is fully staffed with talented, dedicated employees. The skilled team members are personable and engaging, creating an upbeat, productive work environment. The average owner’s annual financial benefit over the last three full years was $200,000. The store has significant growth potential in both the residential and commercial markets. The retiring owner is fully committed to assisting a new owner as needed to ensure the store continues to flourish. This acquisition opportunity would offer wonderful value to potential owner/operators as well as to related companies seeking ready geographic expansion.6
Property/Building for sale at $450,000 or best offer. (Partial owner financing available) Highly motivated sellers! Make us an offer. Located less than 2 miles from Waterbury Village, this 6+ acre property has a turnkey restaurant and is also zoned for retail or a combination of both plus it has 2 apartments attached. Family issues are making it necessary to sell so the owners very motivated sellers - come look at the place and make an offer. The property and building are valued at $450,000 but any reasonable offer will be considered. If you cannot afford to buy, then we may be willing to lease the restaurant/retail portion. The property currently houses the Cider House BBQ & Pub - a full service restaurant/bar/piano bar for the last 8 years that serves locals and tourists as well as handles motor coaches, large and small private parties and even weddings. The restaurant has a great backyard and a patio that holds 40 people. The restaurant has a seating capacity of 82 with additional seating on the patio and possibly the front porch. One of the apartments is leased and the other apartment is owner occupied - the ideal live work space. The property is suitable for farming for either personal use or for a farm to table dining experience. An ideal location close to Waterbury village, Bolton Ski Resort, Ben & Jerry's, Cold Hollow Cider Mill and Keurig Green Mountain - all strong tourist attractions and a short distance to Stowe and Sugarbush. A great opportunity for the right motivated person or persons! The owners have put 8 years of their time and energy into making the place a cozy comfortable dining spot - you can build on their work or make it into something all your own. The possibilities are endless. The land can be farmed for personal or restaurant use or you can lease the land to a local farmer and they can provide you with a share of the crop. The land can also be used to graze some cattle or sheep for use in the restaurant. The venue is centrally located to all the popular Vermont attractions - it is 3 miles from Ben & Jerry's factory tours, 2 miles from Keurig Green Mountain Coffee Roasters, 4 miles from Cold Hollow Cider. It is also 5 miles from Bolton Ski resort and less than 15 miles to eithe Stowe or Sugarbush ski resorts. US Route 2 is a popular tourist travel road running parellel to Interstate 89 - it handles motorcycles, bicycles and tourists all year around. The VAST trail (Vermont Association of Snowmobile Trails) runs through the property allowing access by snowmobilers in the winter. It is one of only a few restaurants in Vermont accessible by snowmobile. The property is large enough to host weddings and outdoor parties as well as private parties and buses inside the restaurant. The zoning allows for retail use of the space both inside and out. It would be a great location for a combination retail / bistro. This is a destination property - this is not a walk by location but with the right mixture of good food, service and beverages - it will be a popular destination. This listing is for the sale of the real estate only OR the lease of the restaurant/retails space. You do not have to use the Cider House name - this will be a new venture for whomever has the dream, the energy and the flare to create something special.
Chittenden County, VT
It is a safe bet that we will always have a need for the equipment and systems this company distributes . It has been servicing the municipal, commercial & industrial market since 1972. The manufacturers provide protected territories. The business sells and serves customers in Vermont, New Hampshire and Upper New York by helping design, sell, install and service equipment required for needed systems. It can easily be run out of the owner’s home. The products sold get used daily and need to be replaced and updated as advances in system management occur. This fact alone bodes well for the future of the business. Repeat customers are a large part of annual revenues. Municipal & commercial operators satisfied with the products and services of the business will recommend it to their colleagues in other communities & businesses. The buyer will have to be comfortable with the equipment and the control systems (PLC’s) that are sold by this distributor. This combined with the training from the seller should result in good continuity between the customers and the company. The present owner wants to move on to new priorities in his life and has decided to sell this stable and profitable business.
This growing and profitable business represents a terrific opportunity for a new owner. It is one of the top, if not the top, specalty bakeries and deli’s in the area. This is a result of high volume, superb product quality and an excellent location. Because it easily surpassed break even levels, it is also highly profitable. New growth opportunities are already identified and will soon become reality. A buyer who understands the food business or is willing to learn can purchase a turn key business that will provide them with a terrific financial opportunity. All the right equipment is in place. The location will allow for the anticipated growth. The seller will provide the training necessary to a new owner so that his success can be carried forward. A buyer investment of $200,000 is suggested along with outside financing to complete the transaction.
FedEx Ground and Home Delivery Routes for sale $600,000! Currently grossing $897,466 and nets $181,291 per year as an owner of the business. Full time manager in place! Includes 9 Routes (7 Home Delivery and 2 Ground), 12 vehicles worth an estimated $100k, and 11 employees in place willing to transfer with the business if given the opportunity. Territory for this route includes the greater Burlington, Vermont area. Please be advised that owner will not entertain seller financing, SBA lending, or financing through a third party source. For more details and financing options go HERE: http://www.routesforsale.net/fedex-ground-routes-burlington-vermont.html
The UPS Store/Burlington, VT is located in The Ethan Allen Shopping Center which is perfectly situated on North Avenue, the main traffic artery in the northern part of Burlington. This is the only mixed use command shopping center serving this part of the city. Bordered by Lake Champlain on the west and the Winooski River on the east, the North End is considered a separate and distinct market segment accessible only by North Avenue. Visibility and ingress/egress are excellent. Tenant mix includes: Hannaford Supermarket, US Postal Service, Ace True Value Hardware, Key Bank, Body LeBronze , Gadue’s Dry Cleaning , Aaron’s Rents, Pampered Pet , Timberlane Dental, The Bagel. Owner retiring and will consider all reasonable offers. HURRY! Don’t miss out on this exceptional opportunity! Prospective buyers must complete an online confidential application https://franchise.theupsstore.com to pre-qualify as a franchisee candidate prior to release of proprietory information.
Chittenden County, VT
This business occupies a fabulous retail location exceeding 11,700 square ft. in the prime position of a high traffic location in Williston VT. It has been consistently profitable and the owner has invested significant capital building the brand name for this business. Other mattress chains exist in the but this is a high personal service retail model with a full range of products to meet the most demanding customer. The store specializes in mattresses but also sells a large variety of beds, bedding and accessories. We have exclusive lines of High value low cost furniture that other stores can't get. The owner has created this solid brand in a highly customized store location that brings back satisfied informed customers year after year, while continuing to expand the customer base. Superior products and availability, product knowledge and outstanding customer service are the cornerstones of success. This business also utilizes a small onsite warehouse location. It has one brand new Mercedes Sprinter Diesel large delivery vehicle and another vehicle - both are negotiable with the business and are operated by trained personnel. The store carries most major product lines and any item can be ordered and delivered quickly if not immediately available. This is a solid business sector with proven stability. This opportunity is perfect for a purchaser who wants to continue to operate this store and expand with smaller footprint satellite locations in other centers, or potentially expand using a franchise model.~New owner would walk into $200,000+ income a year. All employees in place are trained and very good at their jobs. A new owner could come in a just watch the store run itself.4
Chittenden County, VT
This company sells scrap metal, used car parts, and provides outstanding towing services. This facility has been a family-owned business of recycling metal since 1969. This company records SIGNIFICANT profits with their current recycling process. Its solid & scalable infrastructure continues to produce above average ROI. 3,500 tons of scrap metal was sold in 2014, and 700 tons YTD!
Saint Johnsbury, VT
Established SEARS HOMETOWN STORE for sale in St. Johnsbury, VT. 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!!S
Established SEARS HOMETOWN STORE for sale in Bennington, VT. 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!!
This profitable 100+ year old country store is a local staple in a community of just over 2000 Vermonters. Located on the VAST snowmobile trail, it is the only store within a 5 mile radius and is very popular among locals and tourists. The store includes a full deli with pizza made to order, gas/diesel, bottle redemption, and two 2-bedroom apartments. 2014 Sales: $1,422,000 3 Year Seller Discretionary Cash Average: $91,000 The store is priced at $419,000 with $30,000 of inventory at cost to include real estate and improvements, business, business name, business equipment, covenant not to compete, transition assistance, and goodwill.
Addison County, VT
Charming Country Store situated on over an acre lot that is a short drive from Middlebury and Burlington Vermont. Situated in Addison County, this store offers a beautiful setting looking at nothing but the lovely mountains of Vermont. This well maintained store sells groceries, wine, beer, other beverages, tobacco products, baked goods, car care items, maple syrup, has a deli department for the sale of sandwiches, cold cuts, cheese, subs, pizza, etc., candy, gasoline, and sells other general merchandise. Gross Sales were $860,796.00. Gasoline makes up sixty (60%) percent of total gross sales, and sellers make 10 cents to 15 cents profit on each gallon of gasoline they sell. There is a nice three bedroom owners’ apartment above the store that has a kitchen, living room, dining area, one and a half baths, and splendid views. Included in the Price of $445,000.00 is all the Real Estate, Store Fixtures and Equipment owned by the Sellers, and $20,000.00 Inventory at Wholesale Cost. This attractive store is not far from the Mad River Glen and Sugarbush Ski Areas, and offers a Wonderful Lifestyle for Someone! Confidential. No Brokers Please.
we are the largest commercial/retail business in southern Vermont our business is conducted in Vt.,Ny. And Mass.6
The premier flower shop in the greater Rutland/ Killington/ Lakes Region of Vermont. The mission of this florist shop for over 30 years has been to provide long lasting flowers, creative design, and the service our customers expect in order to express their emotions with the flowers they send. This modern flower shop has a large customer base which provides the daily business for birthdays, anniversaries, sympathy, and get well expressions. The POS system in this shop has an advanced marketing module that allows for individual marketing to this large customer base. The specialty of the business is the destination wedding business. (Vermont is one of the top places for destination weddings in the US.) We deliver weddings to the Mountain Top Inn and Resort, Mountain Meadows Lodge, The Killington Grand Hotel, The Summit Lodge, Red Clover Inn, and more. Owning a flower shop in Vermont has provided this owner with a living in one of the most beautiful places. Vermont has mountains and lakes for recreation, great dining, arts and culture, and is a fabulous place to raise a family, and a great place to enjoy the great outdoors. Rutland is a small city, with the benefits of a city, and also the benefits of living in the country. The flower shop is located in the heart of Downtown Rutland, which is at almost full occupancy. There are wonderful stores - women's apparel, men's clothing, children's specialty store, gourmet candy, antique and vintage item shops, many restaurants, bakeries, and deli's. Across in the Rutland Shopping Plaza is the Price Chopper Supermarket, TJ Maxx, Payless Shoes, Walmart, and a Movie Theatre. On Saturdays and Tuesdays in the warmer months, Vermont's largest Farmers Market is located in Depot Park. They have all the wonderful Vermont food products, and many items made here in Vermont.
Price Reduced! Beautiful riverfront location in a fantastic community! 130+ sites on 26.3 acres, all recently updated. Solid financial history with quality financial reports. Add cabins and rentals...room for growth on current site! Plus adjacent land available for sale at $250,000, including 262 acres and a cabin.
Highly reputable, established and profitable shoe store for sale. The owner has built a robust and well-recognized brand centered around excellence in product and service. This includes an outstanding team and sales force. Location of this business is prime. Products: The business specializes in footwear for both men and women including boots, clogs, flats, heels, and slippers. Depending on the season, the business carries shoes from over 40 brands. The store also carries accessories for men and women. Customers: The local market makes up the majority of customers, followed by tourists. The typical customer is between the ages of 18-65, with a medium to high disposable income. Financials: This business has maintained steady and positive financial performance over the past five years. Even in the midst of the sluggish economic recovery since 2009, this business remained profitable each year while other retailers struggled to make a profit. Earnings are consistently over $160,000/year and the owner only works 25-hours per week. This opportunity is for the shoe aficionado who enjoys the evolving fashion trends of footwear, who wants to own their own business, and who is passionate about shoes and boots. This business offers an owner a loyal customer base, strong brand, growth potential, and two valuable resources: time and money. Please contact us for more information.
A Vermont Country Inn/ B&B/ Wedding Venue. Located on the Appalachian Trail and Kent Pond, surrounded by National Forest & State Park land. The main lodge building has 25 rooms including 13 guest rooms, 5 common rooms, massage room, hot tub/sauna, lobby, kitchen(2), office 15 bathrooms The Farm House is the owner's quarters & guest rooms. It consists 11 rooms, 7 bath rooms, 7 bedrooms, 4 are presently used as guest rooms or use all 7 as guest rooms. The Inn is family friendly, well known, vey successful for Weddings and receptions.5
Small Grocery Store and Deli for sale in beautiful warren Vermont. This turn key store has a complete line of groceries, beer, wine, produce and a popular deli and bakery operation with home-made cookies, salads, soups, fresh baked muffins, the best Philly style cheese steaks and sandwiches in the area. Its serves hot breakfast sandwiches, bagels, coffee and meals to go to the vacationers and year round resident. Live in beautiful Vermont, enjoy the outdoors, make your own hours, all while supporting you and your family by being your own boss. This store is just minutes away from Sugarbush Ski Area. This is a well established business and has been in business for over 38 years. Please respond describing your related business background, the type and size business you seek, your investment capability and your interest in this business.
Long established and respected Marine Dealer (29 years). This is the place to go for eastern Vermont from Canada to Brattleboro. Have served many families for generations. The business does sales of new and used boats, motors, and trailers, as well as service, rentals, and storage. Profitable even during the latest recession. Very complete accounting information and reports enable close continuous control by owner. See website for info on products and services currently offered (www.fairleemarine.com) . Owner retiring.
Historic Vermont Village Store with gas pumps and a beautiful three-bedroom apartment. This store is located at the cross road in the center of the village. It shares the cross road with a restaurant/tavern, book-store and a farmstead. The firehouse and town hall are near by. The 2 story building on .14+/- acres measures 4100 square feet with 2300 square feet of retail space. The gasoline tanks and pumps were recently installed and the area is finished with quality paving. The three-year average gross sales are $875k. Sales include: Deli, Groceries, Beer, Wine, Soft Drinks, Tobacco, Video, Clothing, Hunting and Fishing, Lottery, Gas and more… Lake Champlain and other lakes bring sports people from near and far. The VAST trail and Ice fishing provide a constant flow of customers in the winter months. In addition to support from the local community, people coming to the area for all sorts of recreation patronize the store. This is an wonderful opportunity for a buyer to get out of the rat race and enjoy a small business in a community where there is time to enjoy life. This is a lifestyle opportunity. The store is priced at $399,000 to include real estate and improvements, business, business name, business equipment, Covenant not to Compete, transition assistance and Goodwill. The current owners, sellers, have cared for this store with pride. From the slate roof to the well maintained exterior, to the paved parking and the renovated apartment the business is a close to “Turn Key” as you are going to get. Please, fill out the buyer forms found under Buy a Business and we can share the details on the great opportunity.
This established, family-owned hardware store is located in a traditional Vermont community neighboring New England’s Upper Valley Region. The business provides a wide array of products to professional contractors and homeowners and has developed strong customer loyalty. Knowledgeable, friendly service, competitive prices and a convenient location have driven the business’s success. This is an easy business to learn and has provided meaningful cash flow to the current owners.
This twenty year old manufacturing company is at the forefront of a growing industry. Home buyers are increasingly interested in shrinking their carbon footprint and this business is poised to reap the rewards! Designing and manufacturing roughhewn timber frames, cottages, storage sheds, barns, garages, including parts and accessories. This business sells DIY plans, home owner kits, and fully assembled projects. Buildings are shipped internationally. A buyer should have significant marketing and managerial experience. Seller is flexible with sale of this business and many different loan options may be available. Owner is offering one year of free rent with a renewal option offered and first right of refusal on real estate. This business is listed for sale at $980,000 to include $400,000 of inventory at cost, business, business name, furniture, fixtures, equipment, website, social media pages, URL, phone numbers, customer lists, vendor lists, designs, copyrights, trademarks, transition assistance, covenant-not-to-compete, and goodwill.
This company has continued to expand and control the regional market and has excellent client and employee relationships in place. There are many opportunities for growth and an expanded presence.
This is a 30 year old company (11 years under current owner) with a proven track record of high quality food product selection. It has successfully serviced local customers and tourists from their well- located shop. Today the company is recognized for outstanding service, quality products and fair pricing. New business originates predominantly from word-of-mouth referrals and repeat orders from existing customers. Some media advertising has been placed. The Shop has long standing reputation of providing authentic bagels and food products to discriminating customers.
For over three decades this successful publisher has established a loyal and growing readership base within its market area. The company publishes an award winning magazine considered by many to be a “must read” publication for the annual visitors to the area plus the growing permanent and second home owner base, the magazine has truly become the voice of its market area. All of its publications focus on lifestyle, travel and arts and provide the ability for a new owner to realize earnings in excess of $180,000.
Windsor County, VT
Central Vermont Turn-Key Convenience Store and Deli with Gas & Attached Home. This store is located on the edge of town center. The town is a strong all season tourist destination. The buildings are on .66+/- acres with 1294 square feet of retail. This beautifully maintained convenience store is located in a quintessential Vermont town and serves the day to day needs of the locals. Customers return daily for the fun, conversational atmosphere including great sandwiches and snacks. Living quarters are attached to the store and include 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, and a 2 bay garage. The 2013 gross sales of $1,041,167 produced $87,839 of seller discretionary cash. Sales include: Deli, Groceries, Beer, Wine, Soft Drinks, Tobacco, Video, Clothing, Lottery, Gas and more… This is an wonderful opportunity for a buyer to get out of the rat race and enjoy a small business in a community where there is time to enjoy life. This is a lifestyle opportunity. The store is priced at $449,000 to include real estate and improvements, business, business name, business equipment, Covenant not to Compete, transition assistance and Goodwill. The current owner, seller, has cared for this store with pride. This business is as close to “Turn Key” as you are going to get.
Caledonia County, VT
Many Inns owe their success to a destination location, with shops, restaurants and Inns galore. Not this Vermont Inn for sale. It’s messages of warmth and welcome are delivered in splendid isolation (with only a little help from the unique appeal of Vermont’s Northeast Kingdom). This special Inn is its own destination complete in itself. When you step through the front door you feel like you are leaving behind your worries and stress and entering a relaxing, comfortable and luxurious space where you will be taken care of. The common areas are spacious, warm and inviting with beautiful artwork, comfortable furnishings, and fireplaces. The subtle details here are many and each adds to the guest’s experience creating comments such as “…this just may be the most romantic place on the planet.” (Zagats Guide). Sales in the past three years have exceeded $1.1 million with about $790,000 to $829,000 of that in room income. About $221,000 is in food income and $96,000 in beverage. Spa service, gifts and packages add additional income.
Washington County, VT
18 guest room Bed & Breakfast Inn with 14.5 acres, located close to two major Vermont ski areas, plus a separate 3 bedroom owner home, makes this an Inn worth investigating. To have an Inn in rural Vermont so close to big city markets is a boon for Innkeepers, with literally millions of people within a half a day's drive of the Inn. New York city, a major market, is 5.5 hours away. Montreal and Boston are both within 3 hours.
Windsor County, VT
Busy Neighborhood Market located in Southern Vermont community. This well visited store sells groceries, wine, beer, other beverages, has an active “deli department” for the sale of hot sandwiches and grinders, subs, etc. The deli also sells full line of cold cuts and various types of salads. It also sells fried foods, dinners, and pizza. The store is open Monday through Friday from 7:00am till 9:00pm; and on Saturday and Sunday from 8:00am till 9:00pm. The seller represents that the Gross Sales were $1,037,162.00. The store DOES NOT sell gasoline, and the seller represents that there are no underground liquid storage tanks located on the property. There are two 2 bedroom apartments above the store that each rent for $695 a month providing an additional $1,390.00 a month rental income. The rents include snow removal and trash, but tenants pay their own heat and electric. Included in the Sale Price of $495,000.00 is the Real Estate, Store Fixtures and Equipment Owned by the Seller, and $60,000.00 Inventory at Wholesale Cost. If you are looking for a busy business that has a captive local audience, this is it. Change Your Lifestyle, Work For Yourself. THIS IS AN EXCELLENT BUY ON THE MARKET! Confidential. No Brokers Please. *** THIS LISTING IS NOW SOLD!!! ***
Rutland County, VT
Village General Store located in a charming, quaint Southern Vermont community! This nice store sells groceries, wine, beer, other beverages like soda, water, coffee, milk, etc. There is a full line deli department for the sale of soups, sandwiches, salads, cold cuts, fresh meats, etc. They also sell fish and wildlife licenses, lottery, frozen foods, pet foods, health and beauty aides, and other general merchandise. The store is open seven days a week from 7am till 7pm. Sellers represent that their Gross Sales were $215,387.00 in 2014. In addition, there are two apartments above the store, a one bedroom and a two bedroom that each rent for $500.00, and include only heat. A new buyer could use one or both of the apartments to live in, or they could continue to collect the additional $1,000.00 a month rental income, depending on one’s needs. This store does not sell gasoline, and sellers represent that there are no underground liquid storage tanks located on their property. Included in the Sales Price of only $195,000.00 is all the Real Estate, Store Fixtures and Equipment owned but the Sellers, and $7,500.00 Inventory at Wholesale Cost. The Sellers are retiring after thirty-six years of successful ownership, and have priced this property and business to sell, as the Real Estate alone is assessed in the Town for $172,500.00! This is an excellent buy on the market given the condition of the property. If you are looking for your own business that comes with the real estate, has additional rental income, or a place to live for under $200,000.00, this is it!
Never before has there been a better time to BE YOUR OWN BOSS in the multi-billion dollar automotive service industry. Sales of the business have averaged $914,300 over the past five years, which is 39% above the national average for this franchise brand. The center offers complete auto service, including tires, brakes, oil changes, exhaust, scheduled maintenance, steering and suspension services. Established profitable operations already have the equipment, inventory and nine experienced employees in place. Located on a busy four lane highway in front of a big box retail center, this business offers a Buyer a unique opportunity to control your own destiny and realize your dreams of owning a respected business in the community. The national brand benefits from a high 95+% awareness, exceptional advertising and 50+ years of experience in providing training and support systems to dealers that are geared towards business success. The well-equipped prototype building contains nine lifts to support the high volume of cars that have patronized the Business for almost forty years. With Bank/SBA and Seller financing, a qualified Buyer could purchase this Business with a down payment of approximately $75,000.
Never before has there been a better time to BE YOUR OWN BOSS in the multi-billion dollar automotive service industry. This well established auto center is a nationally recognized brand and one of the world's largest providers of automotive service, offering total car care including brakes, oil changes, exhaust, scheduled maintenance, tires, steering and suspension services. Established profitable operations already have the equipment, inventory and employees in place. This well maintained and recently expanded six bay shop is located in a prime retail location with the highest traffic count in Franklin County, Vermont. The national franchise benefits from a high 97% brand awareness, exceptional advertising and 50+ years of experience in providing training and support systems to franchisees that are geared towards business success. Cash flow is $145,010 and affords an owner/operator a lucrative salary after Seller financing payments. Contact Art Blumenthal, LLC for details on over 200 auto repair business opportunities nationwide. I can help steer you in the right direction and arrange for the best possible deal because of my working relationship with the top tier automotive franchise organizations and over thirty years of experience as a former Auto Center franchisee and aftermarket technology executive. Email Art Blumenthal or complete the confidential Buyer Registry at www.art-blumenthal.com to be advised of auto repair business opportunities in your area.
Quintessential Country Store located in one of the finest areas in Vermont! This classic Country Store is located in a scenic community that serves a stable local clientele, as well as a variety of out of town visitors, and second home owners. Its proximity to recreational areas makes it a solid “year round” business. Long known for being the “local stop” this store sells groceries, wine, beer, many other beverages, Vermont Products, greeting cards, jams, jellies, maple syrup, sweatshirts, hats, other clothing, gifts, newspapers, has a full line deli department that serves breakfast and lunch with seating for 11 customers, and sells other general merchandise. This attractive stop for the locals and the “passer by” is open Monday through Friday 6:30am till 6:00pm; Saturday from 7:00am till 5:00pm; and on Sundays from 8:00am till 4:00pm. Sellers represent that their Gross Sales were $546,207.00. There are two apartments above the store. One is a one bedroom apartment that rents for $650 a month; and the other is a two bedroom that rents for $950 a month. The rents for both apartments include heat and electric. The two apartments could be combined into one large owner’s apartment, as they are adjacent to each other. There is also a U.S. Post Office in the building that provides an additional $630 a month rental income, with heat and electric NOT included. Included in the Sale Price of $610,000.00 is the real estate, Fixtures and Equipment owned by the sellers, and $30,000.00 Inventory at Wholesale Cost. This is a wonderful opportunity to own your own business, live in a beautiful area of Vermont, and take advantage of all that the local area has to offer. If you are looking for an extraordinary “change in lifestyle,” this is it! Confidential. No Brokers Please. *** This Store Is Now Under Contract" ***
Interest Rate only 4.25%, Low 15% down, plus 5% working capital and it is yours. The Strong House Inn sits on 4.9 acres on highly traveled RT 22A and has 14 Suite/Guest Rooms, 18 bathrooms, 2 dining rooms, library, great room. Conference center. Owner's quarters with 1 bedroom, living room, dining room, spa bathroom, and large 2nd story deck with staircase. The main house attic has been converted to a space for family or staff with living room, bathroom and 2 bedrooms. Inn is licensed for 30 guests in rooms and restaurant.. It is approved for private parties up to 50 people. It has a full liquor, beer and wine license. There are 3 fireplaces in the main house and 3 fireplaces in the Rabbit Ridge building built in 1998. Heating and A/C systems are newly installed or have been updated. In spite of the downturn over the last 3 years it has excellent NOI and is offered at a 10.5 CAP Rate. There is no deferred maintenance. Room rates range between $120 - $350 depending on the season.
Busy Sandwich Shop located on a Vermont Route in a lovely village near an excellent College and Medical Center. This Central Vermont Market sells off premise beer and wine, soda, milk, bread, other cold beverages, coffee, sandwiches, deli meats, red cut meats, pasta and potato salads, prepackaged ice cream, eggs, lottery, breakfast sandwiches, and some other general merchandise. Sellers represent that this well equipped business had Gross Sales of $277,612.00 and has a Gross Profit, after Cost of Goods Sold, of $100,480.00! The business is open only six days a week Monday through Friday from 6am till 8pm; and on Saturdays from 7am till 4pm. The business is closed on Sundays. There is also a detached two bedroom home that could be used by the owners, or it could provide an additional $1,300.00 a month of Rental Income. The home features a large open area for the living room, dining room, and kitchen. There are also two bedrooms, a mud room, laundry area, and a full bath with a whirlpool tub! Presently the house is rented and tenants paying for all utilities except water, sewer, mowing and plowing. Included in the Sale Price of only $325,000.00 is all the Real Estate, which includes both the store building and home, all the Store Fixtures & Equipment owned by the Sellers, and $7,500.00 Inventory at Wholesale Cost. This is an excellent opportunity to run and own your own business in beautiful Vermont. Not far from Woodstock-Queechee, Vermont and Hanover, New Hampshire, this store is located in a desirable area. Confidential. No Brokers Please.
Grand Isle County, VT
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