Business Overview

Great location on main street that has a lot of traffic passing by.

The right buyer with a good marketing background can grow this company tremendously.

Business has been around since 1947.

Many of their customers have been around for a long time as well.

Family owned Auto Paint & Equipment wholesaler. PPG exclusive dealer.

This company carries all the liquids from Abrasives to Solventsand Carries the tools necessary to get the job done.

The company Has a fantastic inventory position as to never loose business.

Supplies Auto paints, refinishing materials, solvents, abrasives, tools, equipment, air sanders, paint pulling equipment.

Open 6 days a week and has walk in traffic.

Owner has ties to the automotive community.

The building has a 25’ x 100’ parking lot connected to the building as well as parking on the main street.


  • Asking Price: $2,750,000
  • Cash Flow: $663,000
  • Gross Revenue: $2,233,000
  • FF&E: $61,000
  • Inventory: $1,000,000
  • Inventory Included: N/A
  • Established: 1947

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:9
  • Furniture, Fixtures and Equipment:N/A
About The Facility:

Option: YES Lease Security: 20000 Monthly Rent: $ 10,000 Square Footage: 9500 Type of Location: Stand Alone Facilities: STAND ALONE BUILDING INCLUDES WAREHOUSE, SHOWROOM AND OFFICES

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Additional Info

The business was established in 1947, making the business 75 years old.
The transaction shall not include inventory valued at $1,000,000*, which ins't included in the requested price.

Why is the Current Owner Selling The Business?

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Existing Debts and Future Obligations

If the existing company is in debt, which many companies are, then you will certainly have reason to consider this when valuating/preparing your offer. Many companies borrow money with the purpose of covering points such as supplies, payroll, accounts payable, etc. Bear in mind that in some cases this can imply that earnings margins are too tight. Lots of businesses fall under a revolving door of taking on debt as a way to pay back other loans. Along with debts, there may also be future obligations to consider. There might be an outstanding lease on tools or the structure where the business resides. The business may have existing contracts with suppliers that must be met or might lead to penalties if terminated early.

Understanding the Customer Base, Competition and Area Demographics

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