Selling Price (Excluding VAT)
R 35 000.00
R 75 000.00
R 25 000.00
Established Garden Service Business in East London with fixed contracts.
The business has been established over the past 6 years and we have developed a very effective team of workers.
Fully describe the Business Activities
The Business has been operated as a (Pty) Ltd with the Owner as the only shareholder and Director. The Business operates as a Garden Service with clients on fixed Contracts
How long has the business been established?
The business has been established for 6 years
How long has the owner had the business?
The current owner also started the business and has been with the business for 6 years.
How does the business operate on a daily basis?
The owner with a team of 12 workers work from 07h00 to 17h00. No work over weekends
How are the clients attracted to the business?
By means of Facebook Ads
What advertising and Marketing is carried out?
Social Media Marketing
What Competition exists?
Very little competition in the area
What are the seasonal trends?
Much busier in summer, although the contracts run all year.
Is the business VAT Registered?
No, the business is not registered for VAT
What VAT documentation is on file?
Are there up-to-date Management Accounts available?
Yes, the Management Reports are up to date
What Balance sheet and Income Statements are available?
Up to the past month
What percentage of the business is cash or credit?
100% Cash Business
How could the profitability of the business be improved?
By getting more customers
Is seller finance available and for what amount?
No, unfortunately no seller finance available
What is the total staff compliment?
The total staff compliment is 12 excluding the owner
Give a breakdown of staff / functions and length of service.
Most of the workers has been with the company for more than 3 years
Do any receive special perks or incentive?
No special perks or incentives
Are they on contract?
Yes, they are all on contract.
Do any have management potential?
Two with management potential
How involved is the owner in running the business?
When does the current lease end?
There are no lease
Is there an option of renewal and what period?
What is the annual escalation percentage?
What are the trading hours?
07h00 to 17h00 Monday to Friday
What is the square meters of the business?
Is a copy of the lease available?
Do you require a license?
No Licence Required
What are the main assets of the business?
What is the overall condition?
How have the assets been valued?
By the owner based on replacement value
Are the assets presently insured?
Yes there is an insurance policy
Cashflow is a weakness of the current setup
There are still a number of possible clients available in the area
The current political climate in the country
What is the reason for the sale?
The owner is retiring
Why is this a good business?
The business has a solid foundation and the permanent contracts guarantees business for the future
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