Business Overview

Mechanic shop with three bays, fully equipped and full-service shop. Updated equipment.
extra space on the lot to sell used cars. Two businesses in one. Tampa location is close to downtown and expressway.


  • Asking Price: $199,900
  • Cash Flow: $109,507
  • Gross Revenue: $730,050
  • FF&E: $180,000
  • Inventory: $2,000
  • Inventory Included: Yes
  • Established: 2012

Detailed Information

  • Property Owned or Leased:N/A
  • Property Included:N/A
  • Building Square Footage:1,800
  • Lot Size:N/A
  • Total Number of Employees:2
  • Furniture, Fixtures and Equipment:N/A
About The Facility:

Three bays fully equipped

Is Support & Training Included:

14 days

Purpose For Selling:

ask seller

Pros and Cons:

Tampa and Ybor City is booming which brings many cars to the area that need service.

Opportunities and Growth:

Add another mechanic and offer oil change specials, to bring in more traffic to the shop. Ybor and surrounding area are changing, and a lot of new apartments and condominiums are being built in the area.

Additional Info

The venture was established in 2012, making the business 10 years old.
The sale shall include inventory valued at $2,000, which is included in the suggested price.

The company has 2 employees and resides in a building with approx. square footage of 1,800 sq ft.
The real estate is leased by the company for $3,700 per Month

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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