Listing ID: 70263
Business has been operating off an exit of I-57 for 7 years. Business includes a full service restaurant, bar & video poker. Ownership has not changed during the tenure of the business.
- Asking Price: $279,000
- Cash Flow: $74,282
- Gross Revenue: $684,450
- EBITDA: N/A
- FF&E: N/A
- Inventory: N/A
- Inventory Included: N/A
- Established: 2015
- Property Owned or Leased:N/A
- Property Included:N/A
- Building Square Footage:N/A
- Lot Size:N/A
- Total Number of Employees:14
- Furniture, Fixtures and Equipment:N/A
The company was founded in 2015, making the business 7 years old.
Why is the Current Owner Selling The Business?
There are all sorts of reasons why people decide to sell operating businesses. However, the true reason and the one they tell you may be 2 totally different things. As an example, they may claim "I have way too many other obligations" or "I am retiring". For lots of sellers, these factors stand. But also, for some, these may just be justifications to try to hide the reality of altering demographics, increased competition, recent decrease in profits, or an array of other factors. This is why it is really vital that you not count totally on a vendor's word, but instead, make use of the seller's answer together with your overall due diligence. This will paint a more sensible image of the business's present circumstance.
Existing Debts and Future Obligations
If the existing company is in debt, which many businesses are, then you will certainly have reason to consider this when valuating/preparing your offer. Many operating businesses take out loans in order to cover items like inventory, payroll, accounts payable, so on and so forth. Keep in mind that occasionally this can suggest that earnings margins are too small. Many companies fall into a revolving door of taking loans as a way to pay back various other loans. In addition to debts, there may likewise be future commitments to take into consideration. There may be an outstanding lease on tools or the building where the business resides. The business may have existing contracts with vendors that should be satisfied or may lead to fines if terminated early.
Understanding the Customer Base, Competition and Area Demographics
How do businesses in the location draw in brand-new customers? Most times, businesses have repeat consumers, which form the core of their everyday profits. Particular variables such as brand-new competition sprouting up around the location, roadway building, and employee turnover can affect repeat consumers as well as negatively influence future earnings. One important point to consider is the placement of the business. Is it in a highly trafficked shopping center, or is it hidden from the main road? Certainly, the more individuals that see the business on a regular basis, the greater the possibility to develop a returning consumer base. A last idea is the general location demographics. Is the business located in a densely populated city, or is it situated on the outside border of town? Just how might the neighborhood typical house earnings impact future revenue prospects?