Listing ID: 83896
Great food! Well established. Retiring after 16 years. Nice, cute currently short hours every 5 days. Open for takeout Only! Beer and wine served when open inside.
- Asking Price: $150,000
- Cash Flow: N/A
- Gross Revenue: $188,000
- EBITDA: N/A
- FF&E: N/A
- Inventory: N/A
- Inventory Included: N/A
- Established: 2006
- Property Owned or Leased:N/A
- Property Included:N/A
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- Total Number of Employees:N/A
- Furniture, Fixtures and Equipment:N/A
Equipment list available.
The venture was started in 2006, making the business 16 years old.
Why is the Current Owner Selling The Business?
There are all types of reasons why people decide to sell businesses. However, the genuine factor and the one they say to you might be 2 completely different things. As an example, they might say "I have way too many other commitments" or "I am retiring". For many sellers, these reasons are valid. But also, for some, these may simply be reasons to attempt to conceal the reality of altering demographics, increased competitors, recent decrease in earnings, or an array of other factors. This is why it is really crucial that you not count completely on a seller's word, however rather, utilize the seller's solution together with your overall due diligence. This will repaint an extra sensible image of the business's present circumstance.
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 offer. Many businesses borrow money with the purpose of covering items like stock, payroll, accounts payable, and so on. Keep in mind that in some cases this can suggest that profit margins are too tight. Numerous companies fall under a revolving door of taking on debt as a way to pay back various other loans. In addition to debts, there may additionally be future obligations to think about. There might be an outstanding lease on tools or the structure where the business resides. The business might have existing contracts with vendors that must be satisfied or may lead to fines if canceled early.
Understanding the Customer Base, Competition and Area Demographics
Just how do operating businesses in the location attract brand-new clients? Often times, businesses have repeat customers, which develop the core of their daily earnings. Certain aspects such as brand-new competition growing up around the area, road building, and employee turnover can affect repeat clients as well as negatively affect future revenues. One important point to take into consideration is the area of the business. Is it in a very trafficked shopping mall, or is it concealed from the main road? Clearly, the more people that see the business regularly, the higher the chance to build a returning client base. A final thought is the general area demographics. Is the business situated in a largely inhabited city, or is it situated on the edge of town? Exactly how might the local average home income effect future income potential?