Tim Bullard, President

Tim Bullard, President

"Once you have made the committment to BUY, SELL, or IMPROVE your business with VR, you have access to an unequalled group of expertise, experience and support to insure you successfully meet your goals in a professional, informed way."

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Lakes Business Group, Inc.

W229 N1433 Westwood Drive #106
Waukesha, WI 53186

Office: 262-347-2083
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Attachments available1398 Assisted Living Operation w 24 beds
South Central Wisconsin
3,850,0003,850,0001,138,575504,652 
Land & Commercial Property (Nursing Home): New Price w Real Estate included! This is a great opportunity for new owners to step into a fully turn-key assisted living operation where the existing owners spend less than 5 hours per week working on the business.  The facility has 20 units/24 beds with open land to add an additional 20 units/24 beds.  They have a full commercial kitchen in place. The owners just started acitvely managing the operations in late 2019.

The facility is less than 10 years old and in excellent condition.  The facility is located in a great community, they enjoy a good reputation and strong employee retention.  Numerous opportunities to increase revenue, increase the census and control expenses.

The owners have done all of the heavy lifting to get the business started and incurred the heavy costs of startup and filling the facility.  Due to their other business operations, the owners never spent the required amount of timing operating and managing the business and the expenses.  This operation needs an experienced owner and/or a new owner that will invest the time to properly manage the operations and expenses.

The real estate was recently appraised at $3.5 MM.  This is a perfect opportunity for an existing operator with experience to take over.  Fully turn-key.  An excellent deal with a 13% cap rate.
1698 Profitable Automation Fabricator Business
Southeast Wisconsin
3,000,0003,000,000Sale of Assets3,000,000
Manufacturing (Industrial): Profitable Automation Fabricator Business operating for over forty years is ready for new ownership. This company has developed into a leader in providing top quality, productive solutions to customers in a variety of industries including Fortune 1000 companies. (Their customer list reads like a who’s who of manufacturing.)

The market forecasts for this industry have positive long-term outlook. The growth of this business has been due almost solely to reputation and word of mouth. With virtually no sales and marketing efforts, there is considerable growth potential for a new owner.

Owner seeks stable transition to a reputable firm.

• Growth Industry
• Well established and Loyal Customer Base
• Very Profitable
• Stable cross-trained staff
• Owner willing to transition over 12-24 months


1798 Value Added Distributor in SE WI
SE WI
2,650,0002,650,000Sale of Assets2,650,000
Distribution/Wholesale (Electrical Supplies): Well-Established | Stable Platform | Excellent Growth Opportunity

For more than 20 years, this Value Added Distributor has earned a sterling reputation for distributing parts/components from a variety of industry leading manufacturers, as well as providing innovative solutions to clients’ needs (both OEM’s and End Users).
While boasting impressive financial performance and a highly competent staff, this company is well-positioned for growth, with already identified and immediate opportunities in front of them.

As the owners look to retire, we are seeking the next generation of ownership. This offering will be appealing to both individual investor/operators, as well as companies looking to expand their footprint, or enter this space.
1891 Niche Home Improvement Business
Wisconsin
2,000,0002,000,000Sale of Assets2,000,000
Contractor Services (Construction/installation): Due to ownership looking to retire, Lakes Business Group is proud to present a well established home improvement company. The business has been around since 2007 with an excellent reputation, impressive human capital, recent capital investments, and protected territories. This business is well positioned for massive growth.

The business has several product lines in the home improvement area which include 3 and 4 season sunrooms, screen rooms, decks and railings, acrrylic roofing, and windows.

This business is an incredible opportunity with tons of growth potential for the next owner to take the business to the next level.
1688 Highly Profitable Commercial Flooring GC
Wisconsin
1,850,0001,850,0005,349,478568,877 
Contractor Services (Construction/installation): Highly successful and growing commercial flooring general contractor.  First quarter of 2020 SDE is up $526K.  This is a very high performing business that won’t last long on the market.  This contractor is one the leading companies with a sterling reputation.  Very strong year over year growth.  2020 is growing at an even better pace than 2019.  Excellent office staff and extremely reliable, hardworking independent installation crews.  The company is very well known for excellent service and on time installs.  The company does no marketing as business continues to grow via word of mouth and repeat customers.  This is very well run company with a strong growth history and a great reputation.
1911 Niche Product Manufacturing Business
Wisconsin
1,700,0001,700,000Sale of Assets1,700,000
Manufacturing (Other Manufacturing): Niche product manufacturing company FOR SALE that includes a patent process with an on-line software platform. This business manufacturers high quality products for the funeral home industry; allowing funeral homes to provide personalized products for their customer base. In business for over 25+ years, this business was a pioneer in introducing picture based funeral personalization products to the funeral profession. Recognized by the United States Patent office with a patent award for their approach and technique in creating personalized products, this business is established and has exceptional growth potential for a new owner looking to take the business to the next level.

Current ownership is looking to retire due to personal reasons, opening up an incredible opportunity to the right buyer. Both Business and Real Estate are available and being sold as a packaged deal. With an established database of customers, low customer concentration, and several positive value attributes, this business will not last long. Contact Lakes Business Group Today!

HIGHLIGHTS:
• In Business for Over 25+ Years – Well Established
• Patent Owned Process & Technology
• Stable/Recession Proof Industry
• Low Customer Concentration
• Repeat Business
• Significant Intellectual Property – Tech/Software
• Niche Consumable Personalized Products!
• Established Existing Customer Base and Distribution Channels
• Ownership is Willing to Stay for a Short-Term Transition Period.
• Dynamic Platform that Could Grow in other Industry Markets!
1793 Bowling and Entertainment Center
Southeast Wisconsin
1,570,0001,570,000Sale of Assets1,570,000
Amusement & Recreation (Amusement & Recreation): Neighborhood Bowling and Entertainment Center located on a main street in a growing community. Offering bowling, pool, darts, Glow Bowl, foosball, and video games. This place is a local neighborhood hangout with food and entertainment galore. Featuring a delicious menu of food items and a full bar, this lively hangout place is sure to draw a crowd!

This is a unique entertainment center within walking distance for most of the customer. Typical customer spends and afternoon with their family bowling, eating, and playing one of the other games available. Truly a great fun place to entertain your friends and meet new ones.
1649 Full Service Landscaping Business w/Greenhous
Northern Wisconsin
1,295,0001,295,000Sale of Assets1,295,000
Lawn Care or Landscaping (Lawn Care or Landscaping):

A highly profitable, full-service landscaping company with greenhouse in Northern Wisconsin is now available to purchase!


This business is highly respected and a local leader in commercial and residential landscaping that has been serving their beautiful Northwood’s community for over 20 years. Nicely located on a multiple acre site, an outstanding opportunity that is turn-key and well-positioned for a new owner to step in and continue the growth of this busineses.


Business has a seasoned staff specializing in landscaping, maintenance, and irrigation



Multi-facility real estate included in total asking price


Sellers are willing to provide training to a new buyer to ensure a smooth transition.

1723 Full Service Car Wash
Southeast Wisconsin
1,100,0001,100,000Sale of Assets1,100,000
Car Wash (Car Wash):
This full service car wash is for sale, as current ownership is looking to retire. Business has been around since the mid-1990’s and has a solid reputation with local customers on a busy street near an interstate. This business cash flows and provides several opportunities for growth for a new owner.

The business comes with a seasoned staff of managers and customer service representatives. Due to retirement, ownership is looking to sell both business and real estate. With opportunities for growth, and a solid team in place, this is an incredible opportunity for any entrepreneur who wants to grow and expand their current operation or become an owner of a turnkey full service car wash.

• In business for over 25+ Years
• Loaded with Growth Opportunities
• Equipment included in sale.
• Customer loyalty
• Limited local competition
• Management Staff in Place
• Seasoned Staff Loaded with Expertise
• Owner willing to assist with a transition.
• Strong customer service reputation
• Successful with ZERO marketing efforts

*ASKING PRICE INCLUDES REAL ESTATE
Attachments available1862 Award Winning Supper Club with a Modern Twist
Southeastern Wisconsin
925,000925,000Sale of Assets925,000
Restaurants (Steak Houses Full Liquor): Award Winning Supper Club & Bar in Southeastern Wisconsin with an outdoor patio/dining facility in a beautiful park like setting. This is a fantastic opportunity to own a restaurant that is experiencing tremendous growth. Year over year gross sales (15% Annual Increase 2017-2019) and profitability are on the upswing for this charming restaurant with a dynamite menu. This opportunity has strong cash flow for an owner/operator who will enjoy working with a tenured staff.
The Seller is open to negotiations to help transition the business to the new owner.
1909 Grocery Store for Sale in SE WI
SE WI
799,000799,000Sale of Assets799,000
Markets (Markets): With nearly 2 decades in the business, this profitable grocery store has established roots within a high-density neighborhood. Their location, combined with the products that they offer, has this grocer’s margins well above the industry average. With consistent sales that draws mostly from loyal customers living within a few miles of their location, this business is positioned for continued success for any owner.

The sellers are now looking forward to retirement and because of upcoming 2021 commitment dates, they have priced their business to sell! Thus, any new owner would realize significant ROI starting on day #1!

Also, to consider are several untapped opportunities for a buyer to add revenue by bringing with them a fresh perspective and an openness of targeted investments. Such as embracing current and coming grocery trends and styles.
1796 Specialty Automotive Machine Shop
Wisconsin
799,000799,000Sale of Assets799,000
Manufacturing (Machine Shop):
Leading machine shop in the Midwest, for over 40 years, manufacturing and modifying products for car racing engines all over the country - cylinder heads, intake manifolds, exhaust manifolds, and other parts.

This very profitable business boasts nearly $1 million gross annual income with $250,000 annual SDE - owner’s earnings, long-established customer base, excellent brand reputation, and ample growth opportunities for a new owner.

1790 Machine Shop in Fox Valley Area, Wisconsin
Fox Valley Area, Wisconsin
750,000750,000Sale of Assets750,000
Manufacturing (Machine Shop): Machine Shop for Sale located in the Fox Valley/North Central area of Wisconsin. The business has a deep list of customers who are loyal to the shop. Handling mostly “small-run” jobs, the business is considered a one-stop shop for their customer base because of their ability to handle Machining, Water Jetting, Fabrication, and Powder Coating. With ownership looking to relocate, this business is primed for new ownership to step in and take it to the next level.

The opportunity includes the sale of both the business and real estate. This is the perfect opportunity for another Machine Shop to add to their existing operations or for an experienced machinist who wants to own their own operations! Bank Financing is available. Contact Lakes Business Group today for more information!

HIGHLIGHTS:
• Customer Base reside in various industries
• Repeat Customers with Low Concentration
• Machining, Water Jetting, Fabrication, & Powder Coating capabilities
• Seasoned Business with Solid Customer Base
• Opportunities for Growth and Expansion
• Ownership willing to assist in transition
• Real Estate Included in Purchase Price
1674 Commercial Cleaning Business for Sale
Southeastern Wisconsin
575,000575,000Sale of Assets575,000
Cleaning Services (Office or Commercial): Acquire this well established commercial cleaning service located in SE Wisconsin. Operating for over 30 years the owner is ready to retire. By emphasising customer service, he has built a great reputation for this business and it has grown by word of mouth referrals.

Because of growth only by referrals, there is a huge potential to grow the business by implementing a marketing plan and having an online presence.

This is a great opportunity for someone looking to own their own business or an add-on to grow your existing business.
1799 Auto Repair Shop
Southeast Wisconsin
530,000530,000Sale of Assets530,000
Auto/Truck/Motorcycle (Auto Repair): An Auto Repair Shop is available for purchase in Southeastern Wisconsin. This company has been in business for over 45 years and has an excellent reputation. This business is turn-key and ready for a new owner to step in.

The seller is open to negotiating a transition agreement as well as a non-compete agreement with a qualified buyer.

Real estate valued at $395,000 is included in the asking price.
1877 Authorized Distributor in the Auto Industry
Wisconsin
250,000250,000Sale of Assets250,000
Automotive Aftermarket (Automotive Aftermarket): Due to ownership looking to retire, Lakes Business Group is proud to present a well-established wholesale distributor to the automotive industry. The business
has been around since 1999 with an excellent reputation, and protected territories. This business is well positioned for accelerated growth.

The business has several product lines in the automotive distribution area. This business is an incredible opportunity with tons of growth potential for a buyer to
take the business to the next level.

HIGHLIGHTS:
• Unexploited Opportunity for Growth
• Seasoned Business – Over 20+ years
• Great Relationship with Customers and Vendors
• Exclusive Sales Area Included in Purchase Price
• Detailed Financials Available Upon Signing a Non-Disclosure Agreement
1747 Recession-Proof Liquor Store
Northern Wisconsin
160,000160,000Sale of Assets160,000
Markets (Convenience Stores/Mini Mkts w/Beer or Wine):

A very profitable, recession-proof business as the community’s premier liquor store with the largest selection of Wine, Beer, Liquor, Cheese and local products in the area with a favorable, very high tourist-traffic location in northern Wisconsin.
It’s not just a liquor store, as the business has a great selection of meats, cheeses, and convenient foods as well. Ample storage space, 1200 sq ft, for discounted promotional buy opportunities, and a parking lot with dedicated parking spaces make this a great retail small business purchase. Established business with clientele, inventory, real estate, and entire needed equipment included all together as one sale package awaits the new owner.

Please Note: This list contains businesses that are offered on a co-operating basis by members of VR Business Brokers. Information contained herein has been provided by the Seller. Broker has not and will not verify the accuracy or completeness of any information. Purchasers are advised to consult with their legal and financial advisors to the extent they deem necessary. No prospect shall receive the name of any listed firm until the STANDARD DISCLOSURE STATEMENT is signed by the prospect. All listings herein are exclusive to the listing office as of the date of submission and have been accepted for publication subject to the cooperation between member brokers as executed and on file with VRBB. Assets Value: An estimate of the Fair Market Value by the seller. DISCR. EARNINGS: A combined estimate of Business Net, Compensation to Owner, Fringe Benefits, Interest and Depreciation Expense. Buyers, Sellers, and Brokers should be aware that all of the following businesses are not available to all types of agencies.