Listing ID: 83882
Established Liquor Store in business 36 years. Solid client base. Great owner/operator opportunity. Business only. Please notify Listing agent prior to entering the establishment. Price includes business and fixtures. Inventory is purchased at the date of closing.
- Asking Price: $550,000
- Cash Flow: N/A
- Gross Revenue: N/A
- EBITDA: N/A
- FF&E: N/A
- Inventory: N/A
- Inventory Included: N/A
- Established: 1985
- 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
The company was established in 1985, making the business 37 years old.
The building is leased by the company for $0.00
Why is the Current Owner Selling The Business?
There are all types of reasons individuals choose to sell businesses. Nonetheless, the real reason vs the one they tell you may be 2 absolutely different things. For instance, they might state "I have way too many various responsibilities" or "I am retiring". For many sellers, these factors stand. But, for some, these might just be reasons to attempt to hide the reality of altering demographics, increased competition, current decrease in revenues, or an array of various other reasons. This is why it is very vital that you not depend entirely on a vendor's word, yet instead, make use of the seller's solution combined with your total due diligence. This will paint a more sensible picture of the business's existing scenario.
Existing Debts and Future Obligations
If the current entity is in debt, which many companies are, then you will certainly need to consider this when valuating/preparing your deal. Many operating businesses borrow money in order to cover items like stock, payroll, accounts payable, so on and so forth. Keep in mind that in some cases this can mean that revenue margins are too small. Many businesses fall into a revolving door of taking loans as a way to pay back other loans. In addition to debts, there may also be future commitments to take into consideration. There might be an outstanding lease on equipment or the building where the business resides. The business may have existing agreements with suppliers that must be fulfilled or might cause fines if canceled early.
Understanding the Customer Base, Competition and Area Demographics
How do operating businesses in the area attract new clients? Many times, operating businesses have repeat consumers, which create the core of their everyday revenues. Particular variables such as new competitors growing up around the location, roadway building and construction, as well as staff turn over can impact repeat customers and adversely affect future incomes. One important thing to think about is the area of the business. Is it in a very trafficked shopping mall, or is it concealed from the highway? Obviously, the more people that see the business on a regular basis, the greater the possibility to build a returning customer base. A last idea is the general location demographics. Is the business located in a largely inhabited city, or is it situated on the outside border of town? How might the local mean house income effect future earnings prospects?