Listing ID: 77299
AUTO BODY SHOP + AUTO REPAIR SHOP
2 Shops Under 1 Roof – NEW Paint Booth
Previously Shop also offered Auto Sales
Great Opportunity to own Multiple Shops under one roof
See flyer for details
- Asking Price: $180,000
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Why is the Current Owner Selling The Business?
There are all sorts of reasons why individuals resolve to sell companies. However, the true factor and the one they tell you may be 2 completely different things. For instance, they may claim "I have a lot of other commitments" or "I am retiring". For numerous sellers, these factors stand. But also, for some, these may just be excuses to try to hide the reality of altering demographics, increased competitors, recent decrease in revenues, or a range of various other reasons. This is why it is very crucial that you not depend completely on a seller's word, yet rather, use the vendor's answer combined with your overall due diligence. This will paint a much more realistic image of the business's current scenario.
Existing Debts and Future Obligations
If the existing entity is in debt, which many businesses are, then you will certainly need to consider this when valuating/preparing your deal. Lots of businesses borrow money with the purpose of covering points like supplies, payroll, accounts payable, and so on. Remember that in some cases this can indicate that earnings margins are too small. Many organisations fall under a revolving door of taking on debt as a way to pay back various other loans. Along with debts, there may likewise be future commitments to think about. There might be an outstanding lease on equipment or the structure where the business resides. The business might have existing contracts with vendors that need to be fulfilled or might lead to charges if terminated early.
Understanding the Customer Base, Competition and Area Demographics
Just how do operating businesses in the location attract brand-new customers? Most times, companies have repeat clients, which form the core of their day-to-day revenues. Specific factors such as brand-new competition growing up around the location, road building, and also employee turnover can affect repeat clients and adversely influence future earnings. One vital thing to think about is the location of the business. Is it in a very trafficked shopping center, or is it concealed from the highway? Clearly, the more individuals that see the business often, the greater the possibility to develop a returning customer base. A final idea is the general 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 regional median family income influence future revenue potential?