The growing pains of starting a business are fraught with challenges, but they also offer incredible learning opportunities. Whether you want to skip this step or are a seasoned entrepreneur looking to take an existing business to the next level, buying an established business is the way to go. The 10 best businesses for sale in September can achieve this.
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Top 10 businesses for sale in September
BizBuySell has an eclectic mix of businesses for sale this month. From a highly profitable eyelash brand to an indoor go-kart center to an orchid nursery, there’s something for everyone.
Indoor karting center
With two years of operation, this indoor karting center offers comprehensive gaming, entertainment and catering activities. This center features a multi-level indoor go-kart track, European-style indoor go-kart racing and a new fleet of state-of-the-art electric go-karts. It also includes an arcade, ax throwing, banquet halls and more in a modern facility.
The seller will stay for a transition period of 30-90 days.
The company is located in Daytona Beach, Florida with an asking price of $4,300,000. Gross income is $1,600,000 with cash flow of $300,000.
Distributor and reseller of small parts and tools
Established in 1981, this distributor and reseller of small parts and tools has great revenue growth as well as growth potential. This includes strong revenue growth of 28% over the past 3 years with 80% growth in profits. The company specializes in the distribution of specialty and industrial fasteners and is a leader in meeting customer needs for specialty and industrial fasteners.
Only 60% of the warehouse is used and the owner will stay for support and training as long as needed.
The company is located in Colorado Springs, CO with an asking price of $490,000. Gross income is $892,000 with cash flow of $217,000.
With 135 accounts, this pool route generates a guarantee of $25,650.00 per month. And that does not include repairs and cleaning of filters. The business also has great potential for expansion with the right owner. The company was established in 2019 and has grown steadily over the past three years.
The vendor will provide 30 days of training.
The company is located in College Station, Texas with an asking price of $307,800. Gross income is $353,970 with cash flow of $150,437.
19 unit motel
This 19 unit motel began operating in 1910 and was purchased by the current owners in 2017. With 100% occupancy, the property sits on 3.2 acres. It includes two motel-style buildings, six self-contained cabins, in-ground pool, pool pump station, two tool sheds, and all furniture, fixtures, and equipment.
There is also a 2300 to 2500 square foot owner’s unit with three bedrooms, three bathrooms and a full basement.
The business is located in North Conway, NH with an asking price of $2,700,000 and gross revenue of $325,000.
USA Ninja Challenge Franchise
The USA Ninja Challenge Franchise is a youth fitness franchise that encourages young people to exercise and stay in shape. The Ninja Challenge is open to boys and girls ages 2-17 and features standard gymnastic equipment including rings, bars, balance beams and tumbling surfaces. The goal is to improve strength, flexibility and general athleticism.
The franchise requires a total investment of $175,000 to $400,000 along with a net worth of $300,000, $75,000 in cash, and a minimum of $40,000 in franchise fees. Currently, there are 17 franchise units.
Wholesale ‘Orchid’ Nursery
Since 1994, this wholesale orchid plant nursery has been producing and distributing a variety of orchid plants, mainly in the United States and its territories. Up to a quarter of a million (250,000) orchids are arranged at any one time in the 28,000 square foot automated greenhouse equipped with rolling benches. The business is located on over 4 acres and there is room for more growth.
The owner will provide 60 days of training and support which includes a trip to Thailand to visit labs and meet with contract growers.
The business is located in Hakalau, HI with an asking price of $3,801,765. Gross income is $948,963 with cash flow of $237,650.
Bike shop with $400,000 inventory
With nearly 30 years in operation, this bike shop with $400,000 inventory qualifies for an SBA loan for a qualified buyer. The company is highly profitable in a growing sporting goods and wellness industry. The company sells, maintains and repairs a full line of bicycles and sells water sports equipment such as kayaks and paddle boards while offering a full line of accessories (shirts, shoes, gloves, etc.).
The seller will remain for a reasonable time to transfer the business to the buyer.
The business is located in Suffolk County, NY with an asking price of $1,400,000. Gross income is $1,670,000 with cash flow of $550,000.
National Children’s Hair Salon Franchise
This award-winning national children’s hair salon franchise has over 20 years of direct industry experience and 113 locations across the United States. Unique design, in-store play area and TV at each station make it very child friendly. There is an excellent customer return rate of 83%, customer satisfaction of 4.7 and a customer database of 18,000.
The vendor will provide as much support and training as possible for a smooth and successful transition.
The company is located in Phoenix, AZ with an asking price of $1,200,000. The fiscal year ended on July 31, 2022, with revenues of $697,000 and forecast revenues as of December 31, 2022 are $800,000. Cash flow is $697,000.
Colorado Discovery Maps
Created in 2007, Discovery Maps of Colorado is a great business model if you don’t want to work year-round. Each year, over 330,000 cards are distributed to over 175 locations, including visitor centres. However, the operation of the business is carried out over an eight-week period and the distribution is carried out throughout the year.
The vendor provides 1-3 months of transition support, while the franchisor will provide full training.
The business is located in Denver County, CO with an asking price of $100,000. Gross income is $118,518 with cash flow of $29,764
Eyelash brand BL/NKBAR
The BL/NKBAR Lash brand is a leading lash salon established in 2015. The brand has received national media coverage from Vogue, Vanity Fair, GMA, Forbes, NYT, Extra, Business Insider and over a million views on Refinery. The company specializes in masterfully crafted eyelash extensions with custom application techniques, quality products and top notch customer service.
The seller will provide full support and training as well as guides and manuals. The director of operations is also willing to stay.
The company is located in Los Angeles, California with an asking price of $1,865,000. Gross income is $1,680,000 with cash flow of $375,000.
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