Listing ID: 80587
Top essential pool route business. Great starter (3 days) part time route or we have another route that can be added to this routes service area. Well established accounts average age 12 plus years. Training and guaranteed accounts transfer thru escrow. Great opportunity with plenty expansion available. Call the No. 1 pool route broker for 46 years in business. 1-800-772-6002
- Asking Price: $36,000
- Cash Flow: $3,800
- Gross Revenue: $46,000
- EBITDA: $40,000
- FF&E: N/A
- Inventory: N/A
- Inventory Included: N/A
- Established: 1977
- Property Owned or Leased:N/A
- Property Included:N/A
- Building Square Footage:N/A
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- Total Number of Employees:N/A
- Furniture, Fixtures and Equipment:N/A
Seller retiring and will offer training, consulting and expert guidance. Rare Opportunity.
Retiring after 44 years
This Business Is Home Based
The business was founded in 1977, making the business 45 years old.
Why is the Current Owner Selling The Business?
There are all sorts of reasons why individuals choose to sell companies. However, the true factor vs the one they say to you may be 2 completely different things. For instance, they may say "I have way too many other obligations" or "I am retiring". For numerous sellers, these reasons stand. But also, for some, these might simply be reasons to attempt to conceal the reality of changing demographics, increased competitors, recent decrease in incomes, or an array of various other reasons. This is why it is extremely crucial that you not depend completely on a vendor's word, however instead, use the vendor's solution together with your general due diligence. This will repaint a more sensible image of the business's existing situation.
Existing Debts and Future Obligations
If the existing entity is in debt, which numerous businesses are, then you will certainly have reason to consider this when valuating/preparing your deal. Lots of companies take out loans so as to cover items such as inventory, payroll, accounts payable, and so on. Keep in mind that sometimes this can imply that revenue margins are too small. Lots of businesses fall into a revolving door of taking on debt as a way to pay back various other loans. In addition to debts, there may also be future commitments to think about. There might be an outstanding lease on equipment or the building where the business resides. The business may have existing agreements with suppliers that need to be satisfied or may result in charges if terminated early.
Understanding the Customer Base, Competition and Area Demographics
Just how do operating businesses in the location bring in brand-new consumers? Often times, businesses have repeat consumers, which create the core of their everyday revenues. Certain aspects such as brand-new competition growing up around the location, road construction, and staff turn over can affect repeat consumers and also negatively impact future profits. One crucial point to consider is the location of the business. Is it in a highly trafficked shopping center, or is it concealed from the highway? Undoubtedly, the more people that see the business often, the better the chance to construct a returning consumer base. A final idea is the basic area demographics. Is the business situated in a largely populated city, or is it situated on the outskirts of town? Exactly how might the neighborhood mean home earnings influence future income potential?