This is a great opportunity to purchase a business that started from scratch in September 2005 by the current owners and is now on the market due to relocating and other business interests. The business has a substantial managed portfolio and is operated without the owners being involved in the business day to day as there is a Branch Manager and team in place.
The business is primarily lettings focused, with the emphasis on a fully managed service. The business could be improved by increasing the managed portfolio, which in turn would generate repeat income on a monthly basis and over time this will increase the asset value. The business has not been developed in sales and would benefit from more focus on developing sales and financial services.
• 99% income generated from lettings activity
• 79% income generated from the managed portfolio
• Low level of multiple Landlords
• High proportion of Student Lets
Martin & Co is a brand owned by The Property Franchise Group PLC, one of the UK's largest and most experienced franchise operators. The initial Franchise Fee is £18,500 +VAT and the Franchise Agreement is for 5 years. The monthly Managed Services Fee (MSF) is 9% +VAT of your gross monthly income and includes unlimited ongoing Head Office support. The Franchise Agreement is renewable for a fee of £500 +VAT, there is no upper limit to the number of franchise renewals.
The Property Franchise Group can assist you with funding and the business model is seen very positively by our panel of high-street banks. You can secure up to 70% of the total costs of acquiring this business and any working capital required, and the business could be purchased with as little as 30% personal investment. Some sellers may consider staged payments and we can assist you in the negotiation of a suitable funding solution to meet your personal circumstances.
N.B. Costs and franchise fee may vary with the hybrid route in comparison to the traditional high street set up.
FULL TRAINING & SUPPORT
The Property Franchise Group will ensure that you are fully trained before you take over the running of this business, including an in-depth induction course, market trends/analysis review, mentor training, plus on-site support days with an experienced property professional, known as a Brand Development Manager. The In-house Training & Leadership Academy offer various courses throughout the year for you and your staff, this is unique to The Property Franchise group! No previous property experience is required to make a success of this venture!
This opportunity is on the market for £400,000 and full business summary information is available upon completing the non-disclosure agreement.
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