Import Auto Repair – Whopping $500,000 Cash Flow

Price: $1,645,000

Location: Alameda County

Listing ID: 08312001

Every once in a while, a truly rare opportunity becomes available for sale to a highly qualified Buyer who is seeking an auto service business with exceptionally high sales and profits. This high-end, San Francisco Bay Area import specialist exceeds new car dealer standards for customer service, facilities, and Internet reviews. Sales of $1,546,000 generate a whopping $499,550 in Cash Flow, affording an active owner/operator a lucrative salary after debt service.

The Business is fully staffed with experienced Service Advisors and Technicians. Deemed an essential business, the auto center remained open during the COVID-19 Shelter in Place and sales are steadily rebounding from pent-up demand.

The Business is well established with over forty years of goodwill, fantastic Internet reviews and loyal clientele. Located in an affluent area of Alameda County, the Business has built an excellent reputation for providing cost-effective personalized service as an alternative to the expensive car dealerships.

The large, 7,500 square foot nine-bay shop comes complete with the state-of-the-art equipment required to run a high-end import auto repair business, including diagnostics, engine performance, brakes, oil change, steering and suspension, starting and charging, and heating and cooling. Experienced, highly trained Service Advisors and Master Technicians will support an entrepreneurial new owner who wishes to further grow the business. The Seller will provide training and support during the transition period.

The Asking Price for this profitable Business is $1,645,000, plus $5,000 in inventory. The Business qualifies for 90% Bank/SBA financing, so a down payment of approximately $175,000 will be required from a qualified Buyer.  A long term lease at market rent is available.

With a great reputation for quality, convenience and trusted service, this Business offers a Buyer a unique opportunity to control your own destiny and realize your dreams of owning a respected business in a prosperous Bay Area community.

Listing Details

Total Sales: $1,546,000

Cash Flow: $499,550

Inventory: $5,000

Reason For Sale:

Pursue other interests.

Training & Support:

Seller will provide a minimum of 2 weeks of training at 30 hours/week and additional telephone support to ensure a smooth transition. With Seller training and an experienced crew, no prior automotive background is required.

Broker No.: DRE#01488246

Operation

Year Established: 1979

Employees: 6

Location

Facilities Information:

Immaculate and well-organized 7,500 square foot facility with nine bays/lifts, including alignment. Fully equipped with the latest technology for a wide range of auto repairs, diagnostics, and preventive maintenance services for multiple brands of import luxury vehicles.

Summary

Competition:

Honest, personalized service and consistent five star Internet reviews have enabled the Business to gain new customers while retaining its long-term loyal clientele.

Potential Growth:

Local owner/operator could grow the business by leveraging social media, expanding hours, and pursuing fleet business.

Financing/Terms:

Qualifies for 90% Bank/SBA financing.