TYPE OF BUSINESS: This Well Established Full Service Lawn Care Company has been in business for over 14 years. They provide a wide range of services; Mowing/Trimming, Fertilizing/Spraying, Dethatching, Aerating, Seeding/Sodding, Spring/Fall Clean Up, Landscaping, Snow Removal, Full Tree Service, Stump Grinding, and Dock & Lift Service. This company is 2.5 hours from the Minneapolis area and operates within a 50 mile radius of his location. The company is operated top notch, from giving their clients the best service and maintaining their equipment to the highest standards.
Owner is willing to separate the different entities of the business: Lawn Maintenance, Tree Service, Dock and Lift, Landscaping, and Snow Plowing.
EMPLOYEES: The business operates with 1 year-round employee, 9 seasonal employees, 2 part time employees and the 2 owners. One owner handles the estimating and sales while the other owner oversees the production side of the business.
FACILITY: The business operates from the seller’s personal property. Seller will lease his facility for a period of time until a new owner finds a facility.
GROSS SALES: 2012 – $512,460, 2011-$597,220, 2010-$447,145 Cash flow for an owner/operator for 2012 was approx. $110,000 ++. Sales were down in 2012 due to the drought and lack of snow. Average Income for the past three years was approximately $135,000.
SALE PRICE: The owners are asking $484,000 for the business which includes $330,600 in equipment. The owners are offering to stay with the company for a period of 30 days for a smooth transition.
REASON FOR SALE: Owner retiring/other interests.
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