What is the current yearly gross for this route?
Currently this route grosses an estimated $21,472 per year. Income documentation will be provided to all serious buyers.
How do I get paid?
As an independent operator you make money by providing a mobile detailing service to your residential and business clients.
Can I finance the route?
There is no seller financing for this route, and unfortunately banks will NOT write business loans against route-based businesses for several reasons. You can review additional Financing Options Here.
What are my expenses and overhead?
Expenses include, but are not limited to: fuel, vehicle maintenance, advertising and insurance. The current owner estimates $4,347 per year in expenses/overhead for the business (Note: Expenses represent a cash purchase and do not account for finance payments if requiring a loan to purchase).
What type of insurance do I need?
Typically, a single owner operator of a route distributorship will need commercial insurance for their delivery vehicle and business liability insurance. Owners with multiple employees will need a multiple vehicle policy and workers’ compensation. Routes For Sale now offers discounts on insurance! Through our size and volume, we have partnered with some of the largest insurance brokers in the nation to offer the best rates. Request Your Free Insurance Quote Here.
What type of vehicle/equipment do I need?
Included in the purchase is a 2006 Ford E-250 extended truck (203k miles) with a water tank, Power Washer and Generator. Estimated value is $13,000. When considering an additional truck purchase, Routes For Sale recommends MAG Trucks.
What is the Gross vs the Net income?
The gross income for the route is $21,472 per year, minus $4,347 estimated yearly expenses as mentioned above gives you the net $17,125 as an owner/operator.
How does the selling price of the route get determined?
To determine a business’s price, a standard formula is to multiply 2 years of the net plus consideration of business assets.
Why is the distributor selling?
Seller is moving out of state.
Where are the accounts located?
Located in the Nashville, Tennessee region.
How long has the business been established?
The current seller has owned the business for 10 years.
How many days a week, and what hours does the owner work?
Current owner works Monday – Saturday part time.
What about vacation time or personal days?
As an independent distributor/business owner you are responsible for the route being serviced. It is our recommendation that you hire or train someone for additional time needed off.
What do you recommend when purchasing a business?
When purchasing this type of business, we recommend forming some type of entity such as an LLC or Corporation to do business under. This not only offer protection for your personal assets, but also ensures protection of your business. If you need help forming this, we recommend that you Form A Corporation Here.
What else should I know?
Be Your Own Boss with flexible hours! Unlimited growth opportunity! The long-cherished notion of getting a job that would provide both long term security and benefits is close to disappearing in the American workplace. It is no surprise that more people today want to do “their own thing”. Established business with all equipment included, priced at $39,000. Contact Us About This Route Here!