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Tim Bullard, President

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4181-1254 - 1254 Franchise Opportunity in WI, IL and IA
WI, IL and IO
Undisclosed Sale of Assets 
Restaurants (Restaurants): Franchisee Profile

Capitalizing on the $75 billion Burger Restaurant Industry, Burger 21 is an innovative fast casual concept seeking franchisees who meet the following criteria:

• Single and multi-unit operators with foodservice and/or restaurant experience
• Possess the resources and ability to open first unit within 12 months and each additional unit at a maximum of 12-month intervals
• Passion for and commitment to exceptional customer service
• Minimum liquidity of $250,000 per unit of interest
• Minimum net worth of $600,000 per unit of interest

Franchise Investment Details

Burger 21 will be developed through both single unit and multi-unit franchise opportunities. The amount of units a franchisee decides to move forward with, is determined through discussions with our Franchise Development team and your (the franchisee’s) personal goals. Depending on the real estate site selected, the total cost of investment for one restaurant will be approximately $432,781 - $1,145,436 and the franchise agreement initial term is 10 years. 
The initial franchise fee is $40,000, however:

• A 10 percent discount is only offered on the first initial franchise fee to Veterans in support of the US VetFran program and minorities as defined by the US Census 
• When four to six units are secured in an Area Development Agreement, the franchise fee is reduced to $35,000 per unit. 
• When seven or more units are secured in an Area Development Agreement, the franchise fee is reduced to $30,000 per unit.
• Under the Area Development Agreement, the initial Franchise Fee for each Restaurant after the first one is reduced to half of the franchise fee in effect on the date the Development Agreement is signed and is due and payable each time a Franchise Agreement is signed for a Restaurant to be developed under the Area Development Agreement. 

4181-1189-11 - 1189-11 Allstate Agency in Fox Valley Area
Fox Valley
Undisclosed Sale of Assets 
Financial and Insurance Services (Insurance Agencies and Brokerages):
There is an exciting, existing small business currently available in the Fox Valley area with annual premiums of approximately $2,500,000. As an Exclusive Agent, you will have the opportunity to sell a wide range of insurance and financial products, such as auto, property, life, commercial and employee benefit insurance. You will also have the opportunity to own multiple agencies and earn an economic interest in the book of business your agency writes from day one.

4181-1274 - 1274 Adult Family Home -70+ beds
Southeast Wisconsin
8,900,0008,900,000Sale of Assets8,900,000
Professional Services (Professional Services): Exceptionally well run and fully turn-key AFH operation now being confidentially offered for sale. The business owns and operates multiple AFH facilities across Southern Wisconsin with over 70 beds. They have a full management team in place including house managers, HR, maintenance staff and program staff.

The business has averaged in excess of $1.3MM in NOI over the last three years.

Revenues have averaged roughly $5MM over the last three years. Services and support for residents are paid through various public pay MCO’s. Current census has only one vacancy across all facilities.

The full portfolio is being offered as a single transaction. The owners will not break apart select facilities in multiple transactions.
4181-1249 - 1249 - Plastic Molder
Manufacturing (Plastic):

This growing niche plastic molder has been in business for well over 40 years producing an array of products for business and consumer end use.  With contracts in place for the larger accounts and a great customer distribution this business is very well diversified and stable.  Many long time customers continue to work with this business and are increasing their relations ship due to high quality and dependable output. 


There is plenty of additional room for growth in each of the two divisions through addition of new customers or products or by way of marketing and selling directly to end users.


Included in this offering is over 9 acres of land with facilities totally over 74,000 square feet.

Attachments available4181-1291 - 1291 Assisted Living in SE Wisconsin
Southeast Wisconsin
Land & Commercial Property (Nursing Home): Highly profitable and extremely well run Assisted Living/CBRF operation in SE Wisconsin for sale.  A total of 40 beds in two facilities.  The owners have maintained historic occupancy of 95% or better and have excellent referral sources for filling beds.  Word of mouth has been their primary form of marketing and they have achieved a sterling reputation in the community.  Very steady year over year profits and earnings.  This is an excellent value opportunity.
4181-1218 - 1218 Funeral Home
Southeast Wisconsin
4,300,0004,300,000Sale of Assets4,300,000
Professional Services (Professional Services): A profitable funeral home is newly available for purchase in Southeast Wisconsin. Several revenue streams provide a 3 year average SDE of $285,500!

This business is very well-known and respected and has served their local community for over 23 years. 

Seller is willing to negotiate a non-compete agreement with a qualified buyer.
4181-1282 - 1282 Outdoor Specialty Retailer & Distribution
Southeast Wisconsin
2,850,0002,850,000Sale of Assets2,850,000
Sports/Sporting Goods Stores (Sporting Goods Store): This long-standing, outdoor specialty, retail business is for sale in Southeastern, Wisconsin. Specializing in skiing, snowboarding, paddle sports, camping, outdoor apparel and more, this business has a solid platform for a new owner to come in and take to the next level.

The current owner has delegated many of the key duties and responsibilities to management and key employees. Now overseeing marketing efforts, the current owner is close to being an absentee owner and feels the business is in a good position to transition to a new owner. The current owner is looking to retire, making this opportunity very attractive to any entrepreneur who wants to take over an established brand and implement additional marketing strategies to take the business to the next level.
4181-1261 - 1261 Custom Cabinet Shop
Southeast Wisconsin
2,300,0002,300,000Sale of Assets2,300,000
Home Furnishings (Home Furnishings): A custom cabinet shop is available for purchase in Southeast Wisconsin. Multiple revenue streams such as mantels, cabinets, etc. bring in over $3 Million in annual sales. 

This business targets both residential and commercial properties and is very well-known and respected in their local community. Seller is willing to provide training to a new buyer to assist in a smooth transition and is also willing to negotiate a non-compete agreement with a qualified buyer. 

A large list of assets with an estimated value of $350,000-$450,000 is included in the asking price. Real estate is not included in the asking price.
4181-1256 - 1256 Bar & Restaurant For Sale
Walworth County
1,800,0001,800,000Sale of Assets1,800,000
Restaurants (Buffet/Cafeteria Full Liquor):
An incredible opportunity to own a well-known bar/restaurant in one of the hottest spots of Walworth County. This opportunity includes real estate, the on-going business, and a full liquor license that will be transferred to a new owner. The real estate includes an award winning 6,000+ square foot outdoor patio, upgraded furniture and equipment, and much more! Currently, the business is owned by an absentee owner who is re-located and is looking to sell the business to a new owner who can capitalize on all the growth potential.

The asking price for the real estate and liquor license = $1,800,000.

4181-1213 - 1213 Wisconsin based Material Handling Business
1,500,0001,500,000Sale of Assets2,000,000
Manufacturing (Industrial): Thirty-year-old business has 3 distinctive profit centers that includes manufacturing of material handling equipment for new construction and retro-fit applications, a service, repair and parts business that includes many repeat customers and an inspection / compliance / testing division to help their customers meet annual requirements for OSHA compliance. Customer base of 650 continues to grow because of the company’s focus on solving problems and providing excellent customer service. A longstanding history of profitability with few competitors, a loyal and growing customer base in a niche market make this business a unique find with tremendous upside potential.
4181-1288 - 1288 Wholesale Food Distributor
Northern Illinois
1,500,0001,500,000Sale of Assets1,500,000
Distribution/Wholesale (Food Products):
This four-decade old, family owned, full line ingredient and packaging food distributor is an excellent acquisition opportunity. Located in Northern, IL the company has a niche in providing a wide variety of ingredients throughout the bakery industry. The business has a deep customer base of over 200+ customers with a very low customer concentration. 

The current owner has run and operated the business for several years and is now looking to retire. The business has a low owner dependency and an incredible brand that is known for customer service and reliability. While the business is successful, the owner admits there are areas the business could focus more attention on to grow and expand the operations. The blueprint is here with a solid foundation for a new owner to bring the business to the next level.

• In business for over 45+ years!
• REPEAT BUSINESS!!! The business has a streamlined, profitable operation model.
• Wide variety of brand mix (Low vendor concentration)
• Seller is willing to stay for a transition period.
• Seasoned Staff – Low Owner Dependency
• Seasoned staff already in place
• Blueprint in place to grow and expand operations.
• Solid business foundation – turnkey opportunity for a new owner.

4181-1071 - 1071 Restaurant & Bar, Banquet Facility, Catering
Southeast Wisconsin/Northern Illinois
1,400,0001,400,000Sale of Assets1,400,000
Restaurants (Italian Rest.): Exceptional restaurant opportunity is being offered in the Southeast Wisconsin/Northern Illinois area. Well-established and profitable restaurant/bar/banquet facility/catering operation in a 14,421 total square foot facility is available. Six revenue streams provided combined total sales of $967,000 in 2015. This establishment is well-known for its homemade pizza, sauces and jumbo meatballs. The main dining room serves an array of pizza, and traditional Sicilian cuisine. The pub offers pizza, appetizers, and sandwiches and has a 20 seat bar with 8 draft beer lines. The banquet facility is an elegant, generous space that can accommodate up to 350 guests with its own alcove bar area. Huge upside potential for catering business.
4181-1263 - 1263 Automotive Repair Shop
Milwaukee County
1,295,0001,295,000Sale of Assets1,295,000
Auto/Truck/Motorcycle (Auto Repair): A profitable automotive repair shop is available for purchase in Southeast Wisconsin. This shop uses only the latest technology and the best possible parts to provide quality work to all of their loyal customers. Any job a customer needs done will be done correctly, quickly and at an affordable price. 

This company has been in business for over 30 years!

Due to a recent contract, 2017 SDE is projected to be in excess of $400,000!
4181-1227 - 1227 Precision Grinding & Ancillary Manufacturing
Northwest Milwaukee
1,100,0001,100,000Sale of Assets1,100,000
Manufacturing (Manufacturing): NEW! 
Very long-established 66 year-old manufacturer/fabricator job shop located in northwest Milwaukee area, providing finishing services to equipment manufacturers in SE Wisconsin. Specializes in precision grinding, blanchard grinding, heat treating services, and limited machining. Parts that undergo grinding are made of steel, iron, chrome, ceramic, plastic, and rubber. Good equipment in excellent shape included in the sale. Strong customer base with repeat business, skilled and experienced employees with key management in place to stay-on, great facility and location for sale or lease with sale of the business, unique service offerings with ISO Certification, and the manufacturing industry is in an upward growth trend in this market. Annual income of nearly $1 Million, and boasts owner’s annual earnings of over $300,000. Bank financing is available. Astute buyers will find this opportunity very appealing and it won’t last long, so contact the Broker soon for further details.

4181-1268 - 1268 Marine & Power Sports Sales and Service
1,095,0001,095,000Sale of Assets1,095,000
Marine (Marine): Profitable marine and motor sports sales and service company located in a prime location in Wisconsin is available! This business is one of Wisconsin’s best marine service facilities, designed to provide boat owners with a whole new level of convenience, expertise and friendly service.

They are the one-stop shop for all boating needs! Just a few of those services include expert boat and motor repair, RV and boat storage and new and pre-owned boat sales. 

They also offer inside, outside, long term, short term, summer or winter storage for all customer’s recreational vehicles. Their facility is safe and secure offering fenced in property with security cameras monitoring and recording the facility day and night 24/7. They also offer complete winterizing and shrink-wrapping.

They also carry a very generous supply of boating accessories. 

All of their technicians are factory trained and certified to ensure proper repair and maintenance.
4181-1185 - 1185 Machine Shop
Southeast Wisconsin
990,000990,000Sale of Assets990,000
Manufacturing (Machine Shop): A profitable machine shop established in 1974 is newly available for purchase. This company provides high quality CNC precision machining for many different materials. They are highly respected in the local community and have a great reputation with many long-standing customers. 

They are best known for their low prices and reliability.

Selling is willing to provide training and to assist a qualified buyer during the transition process.

Seller is willing to negotiate a Non-Compete Agreement.
4181-1247 - 1247 Mold & Foundry Tooling Manufacturer
970,000970,000Sale of Assets972,000
Manufacturing (Metal Plating):

Profitable manufacturing specialty services-type business located in Wisconsin. . Full-service mold, pattern, and tooling company serving customers the past 38 years.    Boasting annual owner’s earnings of over $300,000 and annual sales income of $1.2 million.  Having a long list of time-honored diverse clients make this a very good acquisition for astute buyers.  This business has long-experienced and skilled employees with key management to stay, great-conditioned equipment, good facility with option to sell or to lease, and bank financing is readily available to a buyer.
The molds, patterns, and tooling designed and manufactured by this company make it possible for their customers to manufacture products/durable goods, which mean they offer a fundamental specialty  service to the manufacturing industry.

4181-1025 - Growing Greenhouse Business
Eau Claire County
Flowers/Plants/Garden Equip (Nursery): This Greenhouse business has been around for about 25 years and the owner is looking to retire.  They offer a variety of locally grown products that could be expanded for additional income potential.  Outside of product income potential there is also the opportunity to expand into a larger customer base. Ever imagine yourself being your own boss and working with plants all day?  Here is your chance!
4181-1255 - Highly Profitable Commercial Printing Business
Greater Madison Area
795,000795,000Sale of Assets795,000
Printing Services (Commercial Printing):
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4181-1217 - 1217 Fabricator & Manufacturer of Stone Products i
750,000750,000Sale of Assets750,000
Manufacturing (Other Manufacturing): For Sale: Long established fabricator of all types of natural stones and manufacturer of veneer stone products - all for interior and exterior use by commercial and residential builders. Flawless fabrication and installation of perfectly engineered and polished granite, marble, quartz, quartzite, onyx, and other stones.
Also manufactures veneer stone for exterior and interior uses for commercial and residential builders. Distributed through a network of dealers and sale reps located throughout the Midwest.
Value Drivers: Current owner spends only 10 hours per week in the business. Very experienced and skilled key employees. Repeat loyal customer base. In a growing industry.
Attachments available4181-1164 - Social Security Disability Firm
Upper Midwest
Professional Services (Professional Services): This firm is a premiere provider of comprehensive services to individuals who need help navigating the complex world of applying for Social Security Disability Benefits.  This includes a free initial case analysis and carries all the way through the process of applying, to when a final decision is made regarding the claimants application.  In some cases, this will also include appeals of determinations for benefits to the Administrative Law level.

WIth decades of experience, this firm has established a sterling reputation in the industry by working closely with each and every claimant they represent.
4181-1197 - 1197 Automotive Repair Busienss
Milwaukee County
650,000650,000Sale of Assets650,000
Automotive Aftermarket (Automotive Aftermarket):
Immaculate automotive repair shop with many bays located in a prime location attracting both commercial and residential clients. With a strong customer base, this business relies on positive word of mouth to generate business – and it has worked! Significant human capital included in this business, as there is an excellent crew in place that is honest, dedicated and reliable, but most importantly, works very well as a team. Although this business is turn key and has done well with its current owner, there is still a significant amount of upside potential and unexploited growth opportunities for a new owner to take advantage!

4181-1176 - 1176 Tree Clearing Company in SE WI
595,000595,000Sale of Assets595,000
Lawn Care or Landscaping (Lawn Care or Landscaping): A long-established tree clearing company in Southeast Wisconsin is newly available for purchase. 

This business was established in 1980 and is very well known and respected in the community. They offer a plethora of tree services which provides multiple streams of income. There are currently 10-15 employees.

Included in the sale is furniture, fixtures and equipment valued at $651,485.

Seller financing is available for a qualified buyer.

Their current customer base is made up of contractors, residential and commercial building owners.
4181-1215 - 1215 Air Conditioning/ Heating Contractor
589,000589,000Sale of Assets925,000
Contractor Services (H.V.A.C.): Very profitable heating and air conditioning contractor business is newly available for purchase in Southeast Wisconsin. 

This business has been providing ventilation, heating and air conditioning services and products since 1970. Numerous services provide for multiple streams of revenue. 

The business is highly respected in their local community.
4181-1260 - 1260 Septic Cleaning & Repair Business
Southeast Wisconsin
550,000550,000Sale of Assets550,000
Contractor Services (Contractor Service): A septic cleaning and repair business in Southeast Wisconsin is available for purchase. For over 25 years, this business has been serving their local community and providing unparalleled service in the septic repair industry. 

A large asset list is include in the sale, with items such as tanker trucks, tractors and office equipment.
4181-1289 - 1289 Commercial Office Building
424,500424,500Sale of Assets424,500
Land & Commercial Property (Office Building): Commercial building available in the city of Sheboygan, County of Sheboygan, Wisconsin. This 11,310-square foot 5-unit facility is available for purchase. As a passive investment, annual rent roles are in excess of $50,000 and will provide a cap rate of 12%. Total annual rent of $107,077.
4181-1224 - 1224 Furniture and Interior Design Business
Northeastern Wisconsin
Home Furnishings (Home Furnishings): This retail and interior design business was started on a single, important principal: to deliver the absolute best in customer service to every customer they encounter.  This steadfast principal, along with excellent product, interior design services and a top notch team have guided them to consistent success over the last 12 years.  As the company has expanded their offering, the competition in the area has truly fallen off and in many cases, gone out of business.  The combination of top brands, service and an outstanding customer base has positioned the company as the go to provider in all of Northeastern Wisconsin.  A fully turn-key operation ready fora new owner to take the reigns.

4181-1251 - 1251 – Patented Revolutionary Construction Materia
300,000300,000Sale of Assets800,000
Contractor Services (Construction/installation):

With proven sales this manufacturer’s proprietary product is far superior to conventional methods and perfect for both commercial applications, such as apartment complexes or hotels, as well residential applications.  It has been proven to be a safer, more energy efficient, healthier and quieter alternative. 

Additional competitive advantages include the ability to meet stricter code requirements due to enhanced structural stability when compared to the alternative and a smaller footprint making for an increase in marketability. 


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4181-1203 - 1203 Commercial Building
Sturgeon Bay
299,000299,000Sale of Assets299,000
Land & Commercial Property (Office Building): Commercial building in high traffic area for sale or lease. 2016 sq ft office/commercial space on the main floor and 2016 sq ft lower walkout level. Lower level is partially finished and has laundry facilities. Two handicapped accessible bathrooms, reception room, front office area and area of private offices/operatories. 24x35 detached garage/storage building. Large parking area. Building was previously a dental office. The possibilities are endless!
4181-1238 - 1238 Book Printing Company
Dane County, WI
275,000275,000Sale of Assets275,000
Printing Services (Commercial Printing): NEW! A book printing company is newly available for purchase in Dane County, Wisconsin. This business provides excellent products to its large customer base. Large customer list as well as $120,00 worth of furniture, fixtures and equipment is included in the asking price. A 12,500 square foot building is also available for lease. 

Seller is willing to negotiate a training period.
4181-1162 - 1162 Wide Format Digital Printer
Southeast Wisconsin
249,900249,900Sale of Assets249,900
Printing Services (Commercial Printing): This wide format digital print company is a full-service operation providing exceptional products for a deep customer base of over 2,000. This business has been operating for almost 20 years and continues to grow and adapt its abilities to an evolving market. Their unique amalgam of in-house talent allows them to meet a variety of client needs and take on the creative and technical challenges their clients need. 

The partners of this business are looking to sell and retire, and seek a buyer who can capitalize on the current growth opportunities.
4181-1226 - 1226 Marketing, Website Services, Graphic Design
Southeast Wisconsin
165,000165,000Sale of Assets165,000
Printing Services (Commercial & Graphic Arts): For Sale: A long-time profitable, privately owned multi-service
marketing communications company serving businesses and nonprofit
organizations. This long-established B2B company, performing for clients in the
southeastern Wisconsin market, delivers in-depth marketing insight, creativity, up-to-date technology, and graphic design skills similar to larger agencies but with the personalized, dedicated attention, responsiveness and efficiency of a smaller, more steam-lined team.
A Southeast Wisconsin based marketing, website development, and graphic design firm with extensive B2B experience, has helped companies build their brands, sell their products and services, and look their graphic best for more than 25 years. Their "book of business" includes small to medium-sized companies in the manufacturing, construction, packaging, payments, and nonprofit industries. Most of their business is with long-time repeat customers. The annual owner’s earnings are over $100,000.
4181-1285 - 1285 Sub Sandwich Franchise
Greater Milwaukee Area
75,00075,000Sale of Assets200,000
Restaurants (Restaurants): A growing and profitable sub sandwich franchise business for sale with a motivated seller looking for a quick sale transaction. A very reasonable sale price that includes equipment, furniture, fixtures, makes this a turn-key, ready-to-go business making profit starting immediately. Well over $100,000 in owner’s annual earnings, a high traffic location, established customer base and growing, very good upside sales growth opportunities, a well-proven and profitable franchise business platform that’s easily manageable for either an absentee-type owner or a day-to-day owner operator are all reasons why this will appeal to many  buyers. This is a very reputable franchise with an excellent brand name recognition and reputation for quality food and service.
Please Note: All listings herein are exclusive to this listing office as of the date of submission. 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. Owner Benefit: 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.