Hilton Smythe are delighted to offer to the market (on a leasehold basis) Mobility Stirling
The business has been under the careful and meticulous ownership of our client since 2013 and is well established within the local and surrounding communities offering an excellent service with an unrivalled reputation which has been built up over the years.
After many successful years of trading our client has decided that they would like to concentrate on other interests.
Mobility Stirling specialise in mobility equipment and daily living aids to assist individuals with restricted mobility or chronic conditions. The business supplies a comprehensive range of products including:
- Mobility scooters
- Recliner chairs,
- Walking aids,
- Specialist bathing & toileting aids,
- Stair lifts.
The business further offers a full aftersales support service along with planned maintenance and servicing via its in-house workshop. Along with the well-stocked shop, the business also has a very informative website in place.
There is fantastic scope to significantly increase turnover, by undertaking in a robust marketing campaign via local press, local radio, social media , extended opening hours, along with updating the dedicated website to further promote the business and services offered along with booking maintenance & servicing , checking & ordering products for either click & collect or delivery. Other avenues for increasing turnover could include the possibility of selling directly in to care homes within Central Scotland.
The business trades on its reputation for quality and service and has outstanding future possibilities.
The business would potentially be an ideal acquisition to some similar sized or larger enterprise looking to increase its position and presence within the industry.
A tremendous opportunity to own this thriving business.
Early enquiries must come highly recommended to avoid disappointmentLocation
The business is located in the thriving Springkerse Industrial Estate just on the fringe of the central city of Stirling. The business benefits from being surrounded by a host of complementary businesses set in a prominent trading location with ease of access for its customers.
The historic city of Stirling offers excellent local shopping facilities with many well-known stores present in the Thistle and Marches Shopping Centres. There are also a good variety of restaurants throughout the city. The general area offers excellent outdoor facilities and is well serviced in terms of local amenities including The Vue Cinema and Peak Sports Village are also located close by.
Stirling itself is well served by the M8 and M9 motorways and the nearby Train/Bus Stations, which offers quick access to Glasgow, Edinburgh and the north of Scotland as well as two major airports making it an ideal commuter locationPremises
The business currently operates from a modern, purpose built, retail unit in a prime trading location area within the popular & thriving Springkerse area of Stirling and extending to some 179 Sq. meters that has in recent years benefited from significant investment to bring it to the high standard it can be found in today.
Main Shop Area
Large bright, well laid out front showroom,
Various stock item displays
Wall mounted product display areas,
Well positioned service/sales counter,
Located To the rear of the premises can be found the comprehensive workshop area, with staff area, with the added bonus of having a mezzanine level accessed via stairs, that is currently used for storage. Further benefits include a modern fitted kitchen area along with further useful storage.
The shop further benefits from double door entrance for customers to use, due to the nature of the business as some clients have restricted mobility, free customer parking is also available onsite
The business is well signed and easily visible.Tenure
We are advised that tenure is offered on a leasehold basis
Original lease – 5 years now on a yearly basis with the option for a longer lease
Rent £998 PCM including VAT & Service charge
0930 – 1630 Monday to SaturdayStaff
The business is run & managed by the current owner along with 1 staff memberFinancial Profile
The business reports an annual turnover in the region of £130,000, with accounts available for interested parties.