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Leasehold clothing shop

• Leasehold clothing shop • Well established, trading circa 25 years • Ideal lifestyle change opportunity • Genuine retirement sale • Large and varied stock • Huge scope for growth • Superb first business • T/O £17,500 – good G/P, rent...

Location: Stonehouse, Gloucestershire, England

Search categories: Clothes Shops

  • L/H Price £25,000
  • Annual T/O £17,500
RETAIL SHOP WITH LARGE UPSTAIRS STORE

Shop with large upstairs store in busy town centre location. Currently a traditional gents outfitters. Retirement of business owner, offering a negotiable New Lease, will suit variety of retail purposes. 50 sq.m ground floor retail and 42...

Location: Teignmouth, Devon, England

Search categories: Menswear Retailers

  • L/H Price £13,000
  • Price Reduced
SOUTH YORKSHIRE NEWSAGENT IN GROWING LOCATION - EASILY MANAGED BUSINESS

Clifford Lax are delighted to offer to the market this newsagency business. Ideal as a first business this is a well located newsagency in a popular town. Well presented property in busy trading location recently enhanced. Strong trading...

Location: South Yorkshire, England

Search categories: Newsagents, Confectioners, Convenience Stores, General Stores

  • F/H Price £110,000
  • Price Reduced
Established Solarium Salon in Leicester

Intelligent Business Transfer are pleased to offer to the market a superb opportunity for a new buyer to acquire an established salon located in a busy area close to Leicester city centre. The business offers a number of luxury sunbeds,...

Location: Leicester, Leicestershire, England

Search categories: Tanning Salons, Health Spas, Hairdressers Salons

  • L/H Price £90,000
  • Price Reduced
  • Annual T/O £63,944
Established Convenience Store in Birmingham

Intelligent Business Transfer are pleased to offer to the market a superb opportunity for a new buyer to acquire a longstanding and well-regarded convenience store located in Birmingham city centre in the West Midlands. A household name...

Location: Birmingham, West Midlands, England

Search categories: Convenience Stores

  • L/H Price £80,000
  • Price Reduced
  • Annual T/O £500,000
Well-Established Asian Food Wholesaler in West Sussex

A superb opportunity has presented itself for a new buyer to take ownership of a reputable Wholesale business in West Sussex. Trading for over 35 years, the current owner has developed a significant level of profitability, providing high...

Location: West Sussex, England

Search categories: Wholesalers, Other Service Businesses, Other Retail businesses

  • L/H Price £260,000
  • Annual T/O £1,780,000
FULLY EQUIPPED RETAIL BUTCHERS - RAYLEIGH

An excellent opportunity has arisen to acquire a retail butchers that has been established for well in excess of 50 years and in the current owner's hands for over 11 years now. Located in a large densely populated area. Average weekly...

Location: Rayleigh, Essex, England

Search categories: Butcher shops

  • L/H Price £27,500
NEWSAGENTS & POST OFFICE IN WORTHING, WEST SUSSEX

Situated in the Worthing area of West Sussex, this store has a prominent corner location at the intersection of two busy main roads in a densely populated residential area and with a large and highly regarded school nearby. The...

Location: West Sussex, England

Search categories: Convenience Stores, Newsagents, Post Offices, Other Retail businesses

  • L/H Price £29,995
  • Annual T/O £235,946
FREEHOLD NEWSAGENTS - NR PRESTON

LUCRATIVE FREEHOLD NEWS/LOTTO CLOSE TO TOWN CENTRE EXCELLENT 2016 T/OVER £675,050pa @ 17% G.P. ONE BEDROOM SELF-CONTAINED FLAT (CURRENTLY LET) INCLUDED SCOPE TO INTRODUCE NEW LINES - LEASEHOLD OPTION EARLY VIEWING ADVISED &...

Location: Lancashire, England

Search categories: Newsagents, Other Retail businesses

  • F/H Price £210,000
  • L/H Price £110,000
  • Price Reduced
  • Annual T/O £675,050
Busy Mains Post Office in vibrant Staffordshire town centre

STAFFORDSHIRE Busy Mains Post Office in vibrant Staffordshire town centre. Post Office income of £90,000 per annum-AEI machine & external ATM. Retail Turnover of £65,000 per annum as a W H Smith Local. Photo booth income is...

Location: Staffordshire, England

Search categories: Post Offices

  • L/H Price £100,000
INDEPENDENT GARAGE

BASED IN THE EAST OF THE UK FY17 reached £260k turnover, with an EBITDA of £20k. Average gross profit of 30%. The company is an independent garage, offering comprehensive servicing and vehicle sales to clients within the region....

Location: Lincolnshire, England

Search categories: Garages, MOT Garages, Motor Accessory Shops, Service Businesses

  • F/H Price £499,950
MULTI-DISCIPLINARY DESIGN AGENCY

London. T/O increased year-on-year, reaching over £477,000, adj. EBITDA over £140,000. Provides print, logo, web, email, HTML design, exhibitions, merchandising, branding, hosting, project work and general design. 170+ clients...

Location: London, England

Search categories: IT / Telecoms businesses, Printers/Print Shop, Publishing, Media / Publishing businesses, Service Businesses

  • L/H Price OIEO £450,000
Busy Convenience store for sale

Overview Situated on High road Leyton which is a busy thoroughfare close to Leyton Midland Road tube station, this fully equipped and established business which is situated in a prime location to attract passing trade. This business has...

Location: Leyton, London, England

Search categories: Convenience Stores

  • L/H Price £80,000
Exceptional lock-up Post Office on the outskirts of Stoke on Trent

STOKE ON TRENT Exceptional lock-up Post Office on the outskirts of Stoke on Trent. Post Office Income as a Mains branch is £125,000 per annum. Retail turnover of £40,000 per annum as a W H Smith Local. AEI machine...

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Search categories: Post Offices

  • L/H Price £99,950
  • Price Reduced
MOBILITY EQUIPMENT BUSINESS

Warwickshire. Turnover £360,000. Established for 12 years with fully trained staff. Offering an extensive range of mobility scooters, powerchairs, stairlifts, walkers and wheelchairs. Provides a selection of over 500 specialist shoes and...

Location: Warwickshire, England

Search categories: Mobility Equipment, Mobility Aid Shops, Lifts & Elevators, Motor & Transport businesses, Other Care Businesses

  • L/H Price £59,999
  • Price Reduced
  • Annual T/O £360,000
Established Mobile phone Kiosk for sale including stock

Century21 Romford is delighted to present to the market an established Mobile Phone Repair shop/kiosk. The business was originally founded by our client in 2017 and has quickly become very popular in the area, with a lot of word of mouth...

Location: Ilford, London, England

Search categories: Mobile Phone Shops

  • Asking price £15,000
Gloucester Wholesale supplier of catering products to the trade

• Wholesale supplier of catering products to the trade • Industrial warehouse and office premises • Excellent commercial location • High turnover with good profit margins • Valuable long standing customer base • Regular repeat business from...

Location: Gloucester, Gloucestershire, England

Search categories: Wholesalers, Other Retail businesses, Catering equipment & restaurant supply shops, Other food service businesses, Takeaways (Other)

  • L/H Price £550,000
  • Annual T/O £4,100,000
Neath Freehold Lock-Up Convenience Stores with Off License and Lottery

REDUCED: A very well established and busy corner shop operating as convenience stores with the benefit of an off license, counter newspapers and a full lottery facility. The business has low overheads with no rates payable. The business is...

Location: Neath, West Glamorgan, Wales

Search categories: Convenience Stores, Off Licences, Newsagents

  • F/H Price £99,950
  • Price Reduced
  • Weekly T/O £7,500
Lucrative Car Sales+Repairs Specialist In Bradford

Long Established Business Trading Since 1997 Accounts Year End 31st March 2017 Annual Turnover £560,760 Gross Profit £118,483 Accounts Available Upon Request Excellently Located In Prominent Trading Location Huge Scope To Expand As Closed...

Location: Bradford, West Yorkshire, England

Search categories: Car Dealerships, Automotive Services Businesses

  • L/H Price £139,995
  • Price Reduced
  • Annual T/O £560,760
Soft Furnishing Design & Manufacturing Business

**Accounts Audited 31 March 2018** Annual Turnover £108,931 (Audited 31 March 2018) Gross Profit £57,115 (Audited 31 March 2018) Business involves measure/manufacture/fitting Established Since 1989 Extensive Client Base Ill Health Forces...

Location: Northamptonshire, England

Search categories: Soft Furnishing Shops, Homeware Stores

  • L/H Price £89,995
  • Annual T/O £108,931

Advice on buying a shop

 

Whether you’re selling confectionery, curtains or cars, there are thousands of retail businesses for sale to choose from on Daltons Business. Before you purchase a retail business, it’s important that you ask some fundamental questions about the kind of business you want to run, and then try to buy a shop that matches these ambitions. 

First off, are you sure you need a permanent high street presence? Some of the more unusual options include…

  • Online Retail: Nowadays, many online retailers operate from a spare room in their homes, gradually renting more space as and when the business merits the expansion. If you buy a home-based online retailer with a relatively small turnover, you need to think carefully about whether you have the necessary skills to take the business to the next level to justify the cost of office and warehousing space in future.
  • Pop-Up Retail: Another less traditional option is the ‘pop up shop’, where a physical premises is set up on a temporary basis to sell a short run of products, or to cover a seasonal trading period. One example of this is a Christmas gift or calendar shop, which might open its doors in the autumn, then close again once the New Year has begun. 
  • Mobile retail: Lots of mobile retail options are also available, mostly in the food retail sector. You can view a full list of mobile businesses for sale here.

If you do want to buy a retail business that includes physical premises, you need to consider the specific benefits of the location you’re looking at. The premises’ position on the high street (or its shop frontage) will have an impact on how many people are aware of your shop. The number of people walking past your shop (i.e. the ‘footfall’ of the premises) is another important factor in determining the level of trade that premises will command. The area itself may have a reputation for a certain kind of shopping experience, and you need to consider this as well. Is it easy to park close by? Are there a lot of upmarket boutique-type shops in the area or does the street have a grocery focus? 

High footfall and superb shop frontage isn’t always available, but it’s also not always a vital requirement when buying a shop – it depends on the kind of retail business you hope to run. Home and garden centres on the outskirts of busy towns can do well if the parking is good, and some bookshops and luxury goods shops, if they stock a unique range of goods, can do well on exclusive side streets. The advantage of buying a shop as a going concern is that the current owner has already proved that the location is suitable for the kind of retail you hope to carry out.

For further information, try our guide on how to buy a retail business.

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