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The Professional Building, 2 Corpus Christi Place Ste 200

 Hilton Head Island , South Carolina 29928
Telephone:    (843) 842-4181   Fax:    (888) 774-6502

Bruce Raw  -  Will O'Grady  -  Mike Russo
E-Mail:   
HHBizBroker@aol.com

Hilton Head Island's oldest and most successful firm of specialist Business Brokers.We have been bringing buyers and sellers together for over  thirty years.

Confidentiality Agreement and Buyer Profile

Current Business Offerings:


NEW LISTING

Major Sales & Service Business - Hilton Head Island

Hilton Head Island, SC (Beaufort County) 

Asking Price

$1,600,000

 Plus Inventory

$500,000

Gross Income

$5,000,000

Cash Flow

$400,000

FF&E

$250,000

Included in asking price

Facilities

15,500 sf

Leased facility

Established

1975

Employees

 5

 

    Seller Financing:    Seller Financing considered for qualified buyer with significant down payment

Real Estate:  Buyer has the option to purchase the facilities for $1,500,000

Business Description

Established in the 1970's this major sales & service business with revenues around $5 million has been a key supporting player in the home construction and remodeling sectors of the Hilton Head Island & Bluffton/Lowcountry area for over 30 years.  With great products, a fabulous showroom, a number 1 voting ranking for customer service and experienced employees, this is a rare opportunity to acquire a significant income generating business that has remained profitable through the recent severe recession and is all set for rapid growth with the recovering real estate market.  Revenues in 2013 were up $1 million (25%) over the prior year, and are currently up 14% so far in 2014, over the same period of 2013 (January through April).

The business is turn-key with a great web site, 2 delivery trucks, and all necessary office and warehouse equipment.

Business leases the real estate from the owner.  Buyer has the option to acquire the real estate for $1.5 million.

Detailed Information

Facilities:  The 15,500 square foot facility consists of 3,500 sf of showcase showroom, with 12,000 sf of purpose designed warehouse

Market Outlook & Competition:  Market demand is growing strongly, and the timing could not be better.

Support & Training: 30 days handover assistance included, continuing consultancy available if required.

Reason for Selling: Retiring.

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NEW LISTING

Turn-Key Sailing Chater Business - Hilton Head Island

Hilton Head Island, SC (Beaufort County) 

Asking Price

$112,500

 

 

Gross Income

$40,000

Cash Flow

$14,000

FF&E

$70,000

 1983 Morgan Sloop, supplies and equipment

Dockage

Leased Slip

 

Established

2005

Employees

1-2 FT, 2-4 pt

 

Business Description

Unique opportunity to own a well established multi-passenger sailing charter business.  This well recognized charter vessel has been successfully operating in the beautiful waters surrounding Hilton Head Island since 2005 by the current owner, and for a total of 21 years when including the operation of the previous owner.

This is a USCG inspected and documented vessel and is rated for 24 passengers, plus the captain, and mate.

The business offers sunset sails, dolphin and wildlife tours, along with private group sails.

This is a fully turn-key operation to an operator with the necessary USCG captain's license requirements.  The sale of this business includes the fully outfitted, and USCG inspected vessel, name, website, and operating supplies and equipment.

A truly wonderful lifestyle business opportunity.

Detailed Information

Facilities:

The vessel operates from leased dock space on Skull Creek.

Competition: 

Hilton Head Island, with its estimated annual 2.2+ million visitors, and year round sailable climate, provides an ample client base.  Although there are many successful fishing and water tour operators, there are only a few vessels and captains, which are multi-passenger (more than 6 passengers) licensed and inspected by the USCG.  Therefore, the market base for lower per person admission rates has been largely untouched.

Growth & Expansion:

As the economy as a whole is strengthening, Hilton Head Island's occupancy rates have made a very strong come back.  This in conjuncture with additional targeted marketing, and the addition of on-line booking, would create a solid environment for future growth and expansion.

Support & Training: Business operational training up to 14 days, vessel operational training is the responsibility of the new owner.

Special Requirements: The vessel's captain must have a USCG master captain (25 ton plus sail endorsement) license.

Reason for Selling: Acquired a new vessel with different venue.

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Specialty Pizza Shop

Hilton Head Island, SC (Beaufort County)

Asking Price

$175,000

 

 

Gross Income

$282,000

Cash Flow

$69,500

FF&E

$25,000

 Included in asking price

Inventory

$5,000

 Included in asking price

Established

2003

Opened north end store in 2011

Employees

 1 FT - 3 PT


Business Description

Specialty pizza shop, with a fantastic north end location.  This shop offers a unique concept of freshly prepared pizzas ready for baking at home; and in addition, freshly prepared salads, pizza by the slice, wraps, and desserts are offered for dining in at the restaurant, or as a complete take home meal.

This concept is a proven success for families on the go with challenging schedules, enabling the "pick-up" when you can, and have a freshly baked pizza from your own oven, when you are ready.

The pizza dough and sauces are prepared in house, using only fresh ingredients, without the need for any added preservatives, which well suits today's eating healthy lifestyle.

This is a turn-key operation which features ordering online capability, by the phone, and eat-in dining.


The typical operating hours are daily, 10am until 8pm, with lunches served Monday through Friday.  There is no delivery service, and as seen by the stated operating hours, no late night shifts.

Wonderful lifestyle opportunity with opportunity to grow.

Detailed Information

Facilities:

1,000 sf of leased space with seating for 20 indoor and 12 outdoor, modern kitchen, and centrally located to the Hilton Head Island's largest full time residential communities.

Competition: 

This pizza shop is unique on Hilton Head Island, and fills a niche outside of the typical pizza businesses on the island.

Growth & Expansion:

The pizza shop has experienced rapid growth since its opening in June of 2011.  In addition, this unique pizza concept would be a prime candidate for an additional location in neighboring Bluffton.

Support & Training: 14 days of on-site training 

Reason for Selling: Other career opportunity

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Major Brand Lawn & Garden Equip Dealership-Sales & Service

Ridgeland, SC (Jasper County) 

Asking Price

$205,000

 Plus Inventory, as of 12-31-13

$150,000

Gross Income

$371,000

Cash Flow

$53,200

FF&E

$33,000

 Included in asking price

Real Estate

$95,000

 Included in asking price

Established

2011

Employees

 3 FT mechanics

Business Description

A wonderful opportunity to own and operate this well established residential/commercial lawn and garden equipment sales and service company, offering the well respected Husqvarna product line. The company which has 3 full time, fully qualified service technicians, for which all labor costs are directly billed to the customer at an established service rate.

The retail side of the business features the entire residential and commercial Husqvarna product line, for which Husqvarna offers outstanding financing terms for inventories purchased, to the qualified owner.

The listing price includes the business' real estate, furniture, fixtures, and equipment. The business location is within the heart of Ridgeland, with outstanding HWY 17 frontage and exposure, and has outstanding Interstate 95 proximity and access.

The seller would consider the option of a long term lease, in lieu of the real estate purchase.

Detailed Information

Facilities:

1,200sf Main Building, 2 each 20 x 21 (840sf), & 1 each 20 x 40 (800sf) steel outbuildings, for a total of 2,840 sf of buildings on a .56 acre tract with 170' of Highway 17 road frontage. Easy access to Interstate 95.

Competition: 

Outstanding reputation for quality equipment and service, along with the widely recognized Husqvarna brand name and product line, this small engine sales, service, and parts business has grown very rapidly from its opening in 2011. 

Growth & Expansion:

The business has taken advantage of the area's lack of quality parts and service suppliers, and has earned an outstanding reputation for service done right, the first time, and in a timely manner. With the extensive Husqvarna product line, new equipment sales may be grown via extending their marketing to reasonably nearby areas of Hardeeville, Bluffton, and Hilton Head Island. In addition, the establishment of an online presence, would further increase its market range.

Support & Training: 30 days of on-site training 

Reason for Selling: Pursue career opportunity with Husqvarna Corporate.

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Health and Beauty Spa in Exclusive Resort
Hilton Head Island, SC (Beaufort County)


Asking Price:             $239,000                     FF&E:                 Included in asking price
Gross Income:           $630,000                     Inventory:         Included in asking price
Cash Flow:                 $101,000                    

Center Established:   1985
Employees
:                 10 Full Time and 4 Part Time

 


Business Description
This long time established, health and beauty spa has been integral to this fabulous resort location for more than 29 years, and with resort being the heart of the Hilton Head Island tourism market, this health and beauty spa could not be better located.

The spa was doubled in size and underwent a luxurious remodel in 2011. With a fully trained and experienced staff, the spa specializes in hair, nails, body, massage, facial treatments, non-surgical procedures, New Youth Skin Treatment System, and bridal styling.

The spa owner is only on location 2 days per week, and due to its well trained staff, the spa is well positioned for an absentee investor, with minimal hands-on operational requirements.

The salon features manicure, pedicure, full service hair salon, unwanted hair removal treatments, and other specialty services including eyebrow, eyelash, and make-up.

The spa features facial and body treatments, body exfoliation, mud wrap, paraffin wax, couples massage, hot stone massage, Swedish massage, sports massage, deep tissue message, and prenatal message.

The spa is a part of the resort's guest network, and services may be charged to the guest room card, and is a promoted service provider to all of the resorts guests.

The spa is a long time favorite for bridal and corporate events.

Detailed Information
Competition:
The health and beauty spa is located in the heart of the Hilton Head Island tourism industry. With the health, fitness, and beauty industries booming, health and beauty spas have high potential for continued growth; and with very limited available retail space within the exclusive resort, the largest and highest sought after destination on Hilton Head Island, this spa has a captured market.

Growth & Expansion:  With expended marketing, and taking better advantage of social media, the business growth potential is substantial.  Currently the spa operates Monday through Saturday from 9am to 7pm daily, there is an existing demand for Sunday hours, especially during the tourist season, which would also have a significant growth potential.

Support & Training:  As required up to 30 days

Reason for Selling:   Retirement

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Professional Portrait Photography Studio

Hilton Head Island, SC (Beaufort County)

Asking Price:               $79,000

Gross Income:              $60,000

Cash Flow:                   $38,000

Established:                 2007

Employees:                  3 P/T

 

Business Description

Established family portrait and wedding photography business. Nice profits, good reputation and referral network.

Detailed Information

Facilities:  Fully equipped photography studio.

Competition:  Hilton Head Island welcomes 2,500,000 visitors annually and is the second most popular family vacation destination in the U.S. behind Disney World. 1000's of weddings occur here annually as well.

Growth & Expansion:  Proven marketing & sales systems in place to grow profits. Setup and duplicate to other tourist markets.

Support & Training:  As needed.

Reason for Selling:  Focus on new venture.

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Established Quick Serve Restaurant Franchise in Prime Shopping Center Location, Hilton Head Island, SC (Beaufort County)

Asking Price: $349,000

Gross Income:  $1,155,000                                    FF&E:                Included in asking price

Cash Flow:       $97,000                                           Inventory:        $20,000 included in asking price

EBITDA:            $97,000                                           Real Estate:      Leased space in Prime Shopping Center Location

Employees:      8 full time, 11 part time                   Guest Seating:  106 within café, and 30 outdoor

Established:     2001

Business Description

Very popular bakery cafe franchise located in a prime Hilton Head Island shopping center. The bakery features fresh baked breads, croissants, bagels, and a wide variety of deserts. The cafe features a nice selection of soups, salads, and sandwiches.

The business has been growing rapidly since its early spring remodel, and is very profitable. With the addition of the online ordering system, future beer and wine sales, and refocused attention to catering to local businesses, growth and profits and expected to continue to expand.

Detailed Information

Inventory:     Included in asking price

Facilities:     Completely remodeled and updated in the Spring of 2013, this Bakery Cafe franchise is situated in a prime leased space, in one of Hilton Head Island's highest traffic shopping centers, featuring several anchor stores and restaurants. This shopping and dining center is a highly popular destination for area residents and tourists alike, making this one of Hilton Head's prime locations.

Competition: Today's consumers demand quality, healthy food in less time due to their busy schedules. People are growing tired of typical "burger fare." They are looking for something more unique. Research shows that the highest growth portion of the general population spends the most on restaurant dining. Yet, consumers are more knowledgeable than ever regarding the nutritional value of what they eat. This highly recognized Bakery Cafe offers its customers fresh, quality ingredients, and is situated in a prime location.

Growth & Expansion:        The business has been rapidly growing since the early Spring, 2013 remodel, and the future addition of beer and wine sales to the menu, along with the newly added online ordering system, and a higher focus on business catering, are all expected to further the growth model.

Support & Training: Primary support and training will be provided by the franchise company, and up to 30 days of assistance will be provided by the business owner.

Reason for Selling:  Other business interests.

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SHORT TERM CLEANING COMPANY:

Listing Price            $159,000  

Gross Revenues     $236,000  

Cash Flow               $  34,600                         

This business offers villa cleaning services to owners and managers of short term vacation rental property on Hilton Head. The majority of the properties serviced are larger homes on or near the ocean. All linens, supplies, cleaning equipment and a vehicle are included. The business currently operates out of rented office space on the south end of the island. Revenues were $139,000 in 2011, $170,000 in 2012 and should total $230,000 in 2013. Owner wants to return to school.

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GRANITE & MARBLE FABRICATION AND INSTALLATION:

 Listing Price                          $385,000

Gross Sales                            $780,000

Cash Flow                              $165,000

Established                            2004

 The company specializes in the fabrication and installations of tabletops, vanities, and fireplaces in new construction, together with remodeling of kitchens and bathrooms.  Every installation, large or small, is carefully supervised and inspected in order to protect and enhance its rock solid reputation.

 The owner has a large selection of slabs on hand via consignment for the easy selection of materials by prospective clients, and has established relationships with several vendors located in Charleston, Bluffton and Savannah, thus offering his customers an unprecedented selection of stone.  In addition, there is a large inventory of remnants available for use on smaller jobs.

 Elegant showroom, fabrication shop, slab and remnant warehouse, and lay down yard all located in one leased facility, with easy access and plenty of parking.

 Fully trained fabricators and installers.  All tools, equipment, inventory, and vehicles included in asking price.

 The owner is willing to train for an arranged period.

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PLUMBING CONTRACTOR:

Asking Price:      $295,000

Gross Income:    $1,035,000

Cash Flow:         $159,000


Long time established plumbing contracting company, is now being offered for sale. Highly regarded owner has built this company to one of the largest in the area, with established commercial, industrial, governmental, and residential accounts specializing in both new construction and service, with service work equating to about 1/3 of revenues. The owner will provide training after sale, and is open to work as consultant or on staff for 1-2 years, with the terms to be negotiated.  Very profitable, experienced work crews, tools, and equipment. Gross sales of $1 million during 2012, with 6 figure cash flow to owner.

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WINE & SPIRIT STORE ON HILTON HEAD ISLAND 

Asking Price:      $95,000 plus inventory approx $30,000

Gross Income:    $394,000

Cash Flow:         $35,000

Well located established store with highway 278 frontage/visibility and easy access from several of the main tourist & residential communities on Hilton Head Island. With 2700 approx sq ft and attractive lease terms, there is plenty of room for expansion of inventory & complementary products and with improving real estate & tourist traffic, now is the ideal timing to take over this turnkey operation and enjoy the Hilton Head Island lifestyle.

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DOWN THE HATCH LIQUOR & WINE STORE 

OWNER SAYS SELL!

 Asking Price:               $89,900

Gross Income:             $328,500

Cash Flow:                   $33,000

Inventory:                    $65,000, INCLUDED in asking price

 Well established Liquor & Wine retail store in the same location for a number of years.

 Popular local liquor & wine store, which is supported by a strong resident customer base.

 Great opportunity for owner/operator to increase income.

 The store is located in Moss Creek Village, on Highway 278, immediately on the Bluffton side of the bridge leading to Hilton Head Island.

 At the current asking price, the opportunity exists to purchase a successful liquor & wine store for a little over the cost of inventory!!!

 The owner is highly motivated due to health issues.

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PRICE REDUCED 

OWNER SAYS SELL!

Premier Lowcountry Magazine Annual Periodical

Hilton Head Island, Bluffton, Beaufort, and Charleston

SELLER FINANCING AVAILABLE

Asking Price:    $27,500

Gross Income:  $83,000

Cash Flow:       $30,000
FF&E:                $1,000 included

Established:     2011
Employees:      1

Business Description

OWNER SAYS SELL: This is a wonderful opportunity for someone with sales experience to earn a solid second income!

All sales are generated from mid January through April, with an established client base.

Price Reduced to less than 1 year's cash flow.

Premier Lowcountry magazine is an annual publication containing featured articles by low country writers, beautiful photography, and a unique advertising principal..."Only one company is allowed to advertise in each business category". This exclusivity is a great value to advertisers, and is a key component in closing sales. The publication has intentionally avoided entering the overly saturated monthly periodical market by printing annually, but there remains great growth potential by publishing semiannually, or quarterly. The owner is willing to continue to prepare the magazine for publishing for a nominal fee per publication.

The owners are planning to relocate, and are eager to sell.

Detailed Information

Furniture, Fixtures, & Equipment (FF&E):   Included in asking price

Facilities:  Home Based

Competition:  This publication has found its own market niche, by avoiding the overly saturated monthly periodical market segment, it provides much greater reader interest by the avoidance of re-hatched stories and advertisements, and in addition, will remain in the readers' home or office for an entire year, providing greater exposure to the advertisers' market. The distribution has been carefully focused upon higher income neighborhoods, and is therefore placed directly into the hands of those most interested in the magazine's selected advertisers.

Growth & Expansion:  The publication is currently an annual magazine. There is great growth potential by changing the format to either semi-annual, or quarterly; for this would greatly enhance the marketability of the magazine to potential advertisers, by providing greater flexibility in ad copy changes, and would provide the opening up of the magazine to other markets such as a real estate section, and dining and entertainment. The Beaufort market has not been strongly marketed which has strong potential.

Financing:  Owner financing available.

Support & Training:  Owners will provide up to 30 days of training, with on-going phone support for an additional 60 days.

Reason for Selling:  Other business interests, relocating.

Business Website:  http://www.premierlowcountry.com

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Coastal Angler Fishing Magazine Franchise - Hilton Head Island:

Asking Price:      $26,700

Gross Income:    Call

Cash Flow:         $20,000

Coastal Angler Magazine, Hilton Head Island

If you have sales experience, and love to fish, you owe it to yourself to check out this extremely lucrative opportunity! This licensed niche magazine was established 16 years ago, and is recognized nationally in 56 different major cities. Printed monthly and distributed to 1/2 million readers across the United States, this magazine has high profit margins, strong web presence, established distribution and long term customer base. Keep 92% of every dollar brought in!

Can be successfully managed by a sole proprietor from a home office.

Seller will train new owner and assist in the transition. Seller will consider all serious offers.

In addition to the Coastal Angler Magazine, Hilton Head Island publication are the following 3 available magazines:

Coastal Angler, Savannah................$26,700
Golf Forum, Hilton Head Island........$11,000
Golf Forum, Savannah......................$11,000

Purchase all 4, or will sell separately.

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THE FOLLOWING BUSINESSES ARE
CURRENTLY UNDER CONTRACT, OR HAVE BEEN RECENTLY SOLD


SOLD

SPECIALTY LIGHT MANUFACTURING & SALES:       

Niche business mixing & packaging specialty adhesives for mainly industrial & commercial applications. Revenue has grown even during the recession years from $677,000 in 2007 to $785,000 in 2011. Easy to run with experienced employees & well established operational systems. High six figure income potential. Owner retiring. Re - locatable.

$1,200,000 plus inventory (approx $120,000) 


SOLD

BIKE RENTAL BUSINESS

Listing Price                           $49,900
Cash Flow                              $30,000
Cash Flow                              $30,000
FF&E                                    $17,580
Established                             2011
Employees                             1 Full Time, 2 Part Time

Turn key bicycle rental business, ready to go for the 2014 tourism season.

Asking price includes everything necessary to operate this very attractive business opportunity.


SOLD

HOT DOG HARBOUR

Listing Price                          $39,000 plus inventory at cost

Gross Sales                            $175,000

Cash Flow                              $25,000

This casual eatery offers an easy to prepare menu at reasonable prices.  It is located in Coligny Plaza in the heart of Hilton Head’s tourist area. The business is profitable and a beer and wine license should be obtained to improve sales and profits. Summer hours are 11 am to 9 pm (June through August) and 11 am to 5 pm the rest of the year. The location is open 7 days a week. During the summer months part time help is added to help the owner.


SOLD

RESIDENTIAL & COMMERCIAL CLEANING SERVICES:
Asking Price:      $23,000

Gross Income:    $46,000

Cash Flow:         $29,800

PRICE REDUCED: Residential and commercial cleaning company serving the Hilton Head Island, Bluffton, and Sun City areas. The business offers scheduled cleaning services for homes, offices, and rental properties; in addition, one time cleanings for move-in, move-out, and new construction. There are currently 20 regularly scheduled accounts, with an additional 15-20 on request accounts.

Equipment, supplies, and linens for rental units included in sales price.

The utility van may be purchased separately.

 


LEASED

FULLY EQUIPPED RESTAURANT FOR LEASE, HARDEEVILLE, SC

RENT:                        $3,000.00/month gross
LEASE TERM:            3 year lease
SQUARE FOOTAGE:  4,800
DATE AVAILABLE:    Immediately

Fully equipped, 4,800 square foot restaurant in the center of Hardeeville is now available for lease.

The restaurant is located on HWY 17 and has ample parking.

Very favorable lease terms of $3,000/month gross, and is available immediately.


SOLD

BEACHSIDE CAFE:
Large volume and profits, inside outside seating, experienced staff. Heart of tourist area.
$475,000.

 


SOLD

GOLF COURSE PUB & GRILL:

Asking Price:      $159,000

Gross Income:    $280,000

Cash Flow:         $83,000

     
Good profits, fully equipped kitchen, located at a popular Bluffton golf course.  Very well established local bar business with potential to grow

Owner financing available.
 


SOLD

FAMILY AMUSEMENT CENTER WITH MINIGOLF:   

Rare opportunity to acquire this easy to run 'lifestyle' business near the beach on Hilton Head Island. Two 18 hole mini golf courses on 2.2 acres with visibility from highway 278 along with 4500 sq ft amusement center (largest on the island). Minimal inventory & receivables. Six figure income.

$495,000 - real estate also available as an option.


SOLD

ORIGINAL PANCAKE HOUSE:                 
Well established, nationally known breakfast and lunch franchise. Beautiful 5000 sq ft facility at foot of bridges to Hilton Head. 140 seats. Experienced employees. Profitable.

$89,000 plus inventory.