Listing ID: 05142101
Never before has there been a better time to BE YOUR OWN BOSS in the multi-billion dollar automotive service industry. This well-established five-bay auto center is a nationally recognized brand and one of the world’s largest providers of automotive service, offering total car care including brakes, oil changes, exhaust, scheduled maintenance, tires, steering and suspension services. Sales grew 21% in 2022 to $1,258,000, with a 34% Cash Flow increase to a whopping $299,000, affording an Owner/Operator a lucrative salary after financing payments. Highly profitable turnkey operations already have the equipment, inventory, and well trained employees in place.
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 beautiful seacoast community in the scenic Downeast area of Bar Harbor / Ellsworth near Acadia National Park.
The Business comes complete with well-maintained equipment for a full service auto repair business. The prototype shop is 3,200 square feet, with room for storage, plenty of parking, and a customer waiting area. The Seller has made a significant investment in new equipment and building improvements over the past several years.
A full crew of Technicians, Service Manager and Service Advisor will support an entrepreneurial new owner who wishes to further grow the business. The Seller and Franchisor will provide training and support during the transition period. The Seller wishes to downsize from multiple business operations after nineteen years of operating a successful auto repair center.
The national franchise benefits from a high brand awareness, exceptional advertising, and 60+ years of experience in providing training and support systems to franchisees that are geared towards business success.
The Asking Price for this growing Business is $495,000, plus $20,000 in inventory. The Business qualifies for 90% Bank/SBA financing, so a down payment of approximately $55,000 will be required from a qualified Buyer. A Buyer may choose from securing a long-term lease at $4,250/month, or alternatively an option to purchase the real estate for an additional $395,000.
Total Sales: $1,258,000
Cash Flow: $299,000
Real Estate: $395,000
Lender Pre-Qualified?: Yes
Reason For Sale:
Downsizing after 19 years in the Business.
Training & Support:
Seller will provide 60 hours of training and extended telephone support to ensure a smooth transition. With Seller training and an experienced crew, no prior automotive background is required.
Year Established: 1993
Square Footage: 3200
Well-organized 3,200 square foot facility. Fully equipped with the latest technology for a wide range of auto repairs and preventive maintenance services for diverse brands of import and domestic cars and trucks. The Seller has made a significant investment in new equipment and building improvements over the past several years.
Honest, personalized service and consistent positive Internet reviews have enabled the Business to gain new customers while retaining its long-term loyal clientele.
Local owner/operator could grow the business by expanding marketing and soliciting local fleet opportunities.
Qualifies for 90% Bank/SBA financing.