Business Overview

Car Wash/Gas Station/C-Store in Ada County Idaho: This is a successful and established facility that is well maintain and is on a “Premier” location. This is a “Flag Ship”, High Quality”, “Big Volume” operation that is in “Grand Opening” condition!

– Sales for 2021 ended up +16.2% with Cash Flow of $170,723.
-COVID closure, partial openings and no one traveling for 2020 hurt sales & profits but improving in 2021. Still plenty of issues with employee shortages due to COVID and labor supply.
-Reimaging has been completed, as well as a New POS System, New Canopy and New Car Wash Computer! Traffic counts are 33,000 cars daily.
-The building size is 10,200 sq. ft. and the lot size is 48,000 sq. ft.
-The convenience store is 3,000 sq. ft. and is well stocked and merchandised for maximum sales!
-The facility has cameras, alarms, lounges and 2 restrooms.
-The location has a Full-Service Wash/Detail Shops/Gas Stations & Convenience Stores.
-Tunnel is 110 feet long with Hanna car wash equipment.
-Detail Shop is 2 Bay/X-Large 5 Car.
-This is the only Full-Service Car Wash, which also has an express lane, that still vacuums, washes and hand dries the customers cars!
-Inventory is not included in the price and is to be purchased separately at Closing!

Shown by APPOINTMENT ONLY! Do not bother employees or ask them any questions!

Prospective Buyers must sign a Confidentiality Agreement and provide proof of funding, which is estimated to be $812,500 for a commercial loan!


  • Asking Price: $3,250,000
  • Cash Flow: $170,723
  • Gross Revenue: $3,119,683
  • FF&E: $300,000
  • Inventory: N/A
  • Inventory Included: N/A
  • Established: 2003

Detailed Information

  • Property Owned or Leased:Own
  • Property Included:Yes
  • Building Square Footage:10,200
  • Lot Size:N/A
  • Total Number of Employees:25
  • Furniture, Fixtures and Equipment:N/A
About The Facility:

-Building size is 10,200 sq. ft. and the lot size is 48,000 sq. ft. -The convenience store is 3,000 sq. ft. and well stocked and merchandised for maximum sales! -Tunnel is 110 feet long with Hanna car wash equipment. -Gas Gallon Tank Size: 12,000/8,000/4,000

Is Support & Training Included:

4 weeks at no cost!

Purpose For Selling:

Owner wishes to retire!

Pros and Cons:

Competition in the area, but no other Full-Service Car Washes, which also has an express lane!

Opportunities and Growth:

Only Car Wash that washes, vacuums and "Hand-Dries" the customers cars!

Additional Info

The company was founded in 2003, making the business 19 years old.

The business has 25 employees and is located in a building with disclosed square footage of 10,200 sq ft.

Why is the Current Owner Selling The Business?

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Existing Debts and Future Obligations

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Understanding the Customer Base, Competition and Area Demographics

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