Listing ID: 70006
We are offering an established sandwich restaurant with a very loyal customer base. Well known for its sandwich and soup offerings. Large catering side as well. All furniture, fixtures, equipment and recipes included. Also includes the real estate.
- Asking Price: $450,000
- Cash Flow: N/A
- Gross Revenue: N/A
- EBITDA: N/A
- FF&E: N/A
- Inventory: N/A
- Inventory Included: N/A
- Established: N/A
- Property Owned or Leased:Own
- Property Included:Yes
- Building Square Footage:4,000
- Lot Size:N/A
- Total Number of Employees:N/A
- Furniture, Fixtures and Equipment:N/A
Why is the Current Owner Selling The Business?
There are all kinds of reasons why people resolve to sell businesses. However, the real reason and the one they tell you might be 2 completely different things. For instance, they might state "I have too many various responsibilities" or "I am retiring". For many sellers, these factors are valid. But, for some, these might just be reasons to attempt to hide the reality of changing demographics, increased competitors, current reduction in profits, or a variety of various other reasons. This is why it is really vital that you not rely completely on a vendor's word, however rather, use the seller's response in conjunction with your total due diligence. This will repaint a more practical picture of the business's current situation.
Existing Debts and Future Obligations
If the existing business is in debt, which lots of businesses are, then you will certainly need to consider this when valuating/preparing your offer. Numerous businesses borrow money with the purpose of covering items such as supplies, payroll, accounts payable, etc. Keep in mind that sometimes this can mean that earnings margins are too tight. Many companies fall under a revolving door of taking loans as a way to pay back various other loans. Along with debts, there may also be future obligations to think about. There might be an outstanding lease on equipment or the building where the business resides. The business may have existing contracts with vendors that have to be met or might lead to penalties if terminated early.
Understanding the Customer Base, Competition and Area Demographics
Exactly how do operating businesses in the area attract brand-new consumers? Often times, companies have repeat clients, which form the core of their everyday earnings. Specific aspects such as brand-new competitors growing up around the location, roadway construction, and also employee turnover can influence repeat consumers and also adversely impact future earnings. One vital thing to take into consideration is the placement of the business. Is it in a highly trafficked shopping center, or is it hidden from the highway? Undoubtedly, the more people that see the business often, the higher the chance to construct a returning consumer base. A last idea is the basic location demographics. Is the business situated in a densely populated city, or is it situated on the outside border of town? Exactly how might the local typical household earnings influence future income prospects?