Listing ID: 80837
This is a very profitable install, service and repair contractor that covers the western United States. The business is relocatable or can continue to lease the facility in Eastern Idaho. This could be a great add on for another service or construction contractor. Seller financing is available.
- Asking Price: $2,220,000
- Cash Flow: $610,403
- Gross Revenue: $1,974,789
- EBITDA: N/A
- FF&E: $1,160,500
- Inventory: N/A
- Inventory Included: N/A
- Established: N/A
- Property Owned or Leased:N/A
- Property Included:N/A
- Building Square Footage:N/A
- Lot Size:N/A
- Total Number of Employees:7
- Furniture, Fixtures and Equipment:N/A
Why is the Current Owner Selling The Business?
There are all kinds of reasons why individuals resolve to sell operating businesses. Nevertheless, the genuine reason and the one they tell you may be 2 entirely different things. As an example, they may state "I have too many other commitments" or "I am retiring". For lots of sellers, these factors are valid. But, for some, these might just be justifications to try to hide the reality of altering demographics, increased competition, recent reduction in profits, or a range of other factors. This is why it is extremely essential that you not count totally on a vendor's word, but instead, make use of the vendor's answer together with your total due diligence. This will paint a much more sensible image of the business's existing scenario.
Existing Debts and Future Obligations
If the current entity is in debt, which lots of companies are, then you will have reason to consider this when valuating/preparing your deal. Lots of operating businesses take out loans with the purpose of covering items such as supplies, payroll, accounts payable, so on and so forth. Keep in mind that in some cases this can mean that profit margins are too tight. Many businesses fall into a revolving door of taking on debt as a way to pay back various other loans. Along with debts, there may additionally be future commitments to think about. There may be an outstanding lease on tools or the structure where the business resides. The business may have existing agreements with suppliers that must be fulfilled or might cause penalties if terminated early.
Understanding the Customer Base, Competition and Area Demographics
Exactly how do businesses in the area attract new clients? Often times, companies have repeat consumers, which create the core of their day-to-day profits. Certain factors such as new competitors growing up around the area, road construction, and also employee turnover can affect repeat clients and adversely influence future profits. One essential thing to think about is the area of the business. Is it in a highly trafficked shopping mall, or is it hidden from the highway? Certainly, the more people that see the business often, the higher the chance to develop a returning customer base. A last thought is the general area demographics. Is the business located in a densely inhabited city, or is it located on the outskirts of town? How might the neighborhood average household earnings influence future revenue potential?