Business Overview

This well established Mosquito and Pest Control business servicing Central Georgia is a great opportunity for anyone wanting to get into the business.

With 4 franchise territories there is opportunity for growth. The business has been operating for over 9 years with a very loyal customer base. The simple business model and the seasonal business has allowed the seller to achieve their personal goals and spend quality time with family.

The seller is in the process of opening another business in a different industry.

For additional information please contact listing agent Andy Erskine at 713-400-7663

Financial

  • Asking Price: $235,000
  • Cash Flow: $66,177
  • Gross Revenue: $177,695
  • EBITDA: N/A
  • FF&E: $62,805
  • Inventory: $2,500
  • Inventory Included: Yes
  • Established: 2012

Detailed Information

  • Property Owned or Leased:N/A
  • Property Included:N/A
  • Building Square Footage:N/A
  • Lot Size:N/A
  • Total Number of Employees:3
  • Furniture, Fixtures and Equipment:N/A
About The Facility:

This is a home based location. Seller is active in the business with 1 FT employee and 2 PT employees. Hours of operation are 8 AM to 5 PM, Monday - Friday. $2,500 in Inventory and $62,805 in FF&E included in Asking Price. Mosquito Control License and Structural Pest Control License Required. (Home Based)

Is Support & Training Included:

Four (4) Weeks

Purpose For Selling:

New businesses

Pros and Cons:

The only competition in the market is small mom and pop shops who do not have the buying power the franchise provides.

Opportunities and Growth:

Easy business model and a service customers love makes this a great opportunity. With high customer retention, will be great for a young entrepreneur to take over and grow.

Home Based:

This Business Is Home Based

Additional Info

The company was established in 2012, making the business 10 years old.
The sale does include inventory valued at $2,500, which is included in the requested price.

Why is the Current Owner Selling The Business?

There are all kinds of reasons why individuals choose to sell businesses. Nevertheless, the genuine factor vs the one they tell you might be 2 totally different things. As an example, they might state "I have a lot of other commitments" or "I am retiring". For many sellers, these reasons stand. But, for some, these might just be reasons to try to hide the reality of altering demographics, increased competitors, recent reduction in incomes, or a range of various other factors. This is why it is very crucial that you not count entirely on a vendor's word, but instead, use the vendor's solution combined with your total due diligence. This will paint an extra reasonable image of the business's present scenario.

Existing Debts and Future Obligations

If the existing business is in debt, which numerous companies are, then you will certainly have reason to consider this when valuating/preparing your offer. Many businesses take out loans so as to cover points like stock, payroll, accounts payable, so on and so forth. Keep in mind that in some cases this can indicate that revenue margins are too thin. Many companies fall into a revolving door of taking loans as a way to pay back other loans. Along with debts, there may also be future commitments to consider. There may be an outstanding lease on equipment or the structure where the business resides. The business may have existing contracts with suppliers that should be satisfied or may result in penalties if terminated early.

Understanding the Customer Base, Competition and Area Demographics

Just how do businesses in the location draw in brand-new clients? Often times, businesses have repeat clients, which develop the core of their day-to-day profits. Particular factors such as new competitors growing up around the area, road construction, and also staff turn over can affect repeat customers and negatively affect future earnings. One crucial point to take into consideration is the location of the business. Is it in an extremely trafficked shopping mall, or is it concealed from the main road? Obviously, the more people that see the business regularly, the better the chance to build a returning consumer base. A final idea is the basic location demographics. Is the business situated in a largely populated city, or is it located on the edge of town? Exactly how might the local typical family income effect future income prospects?