Businesses For Sale


Cleveland Area Heating & Cooling Company

This northeast Ohio company has been in business for over 20 years and they serve Cuyahoga county and surrounding areas. They provide homeowners and residential property owners with comprehensive heating, ventilating and air conditioning (HVAC) programs to provide optimal comfort, reduce operating costs, minimize equipment breakdowns and extend systems' lifetimes. They have a trained team of technicians and office support that offer outstanding service, preventive maintenance, repair and installation of residential HVAC systems. This company’s strength is its established credibility in the community. This business provides a team focused on customers' true needs, installing quality products, training employees in state-of-the-art procedures and designing systems to ultimately increase comfort and satisfaction for each customer. Customers are presented choices to decide which system or service best fits their application. They have kept with technology by offering descriptive sales presentations through special software, all billing is done through in-field iPads, and interactive software provides technicians with access to all previous work, contracts, and recommendations for each customer. The owner is looking to retire and would like to sell before the heating season gets into full swing.

Asking Price: $249,000 Sales: $552,000

FF&E: $18,000 Cash Flow: $112,000  

Direct Mail Marketing Company

This direct mail marketing company has been in business for over 25 years and has a well-established customer base.  They have never had a salesperson and all their business is word of mouth and referrals from happy customers. This company provides the following services: database management, CASS, NCOA, merge-purge, presorting Standard, Nonprofit, First Class mail, inkjet, inserting, digital printing and commercial print brokering. The client base is very diversified and includes the following: universities, government agencies, politicians, restaurants, car dealerships, manufacturers, trades, private schools, etc. This has been a very successful business for many years and owners are looking to retire. 

Asking Price: $249,000 Sales: $829,000

FF&E: $15,000 Cash Flow: $131,864 

Thriving Physical Therapy Clinic 

This physical therapy business has been profitable and thriving for 26 years southeast Ohio. There are three offices strategically located 30 minutes apart from each other. The founder of this clinic has a unique approach to physical therapy and rehabilitation that has enabled the business to survive and thrive in a difficult and competitive market- place. The owner is willing to train the new owner in the unique treatment approach, methodologies and business strategies that have made this business the best in the area for care. They are a Physical Therapy Medicare Certified Rehab Agency, which means they are not subject to outpatient physical therapy reduced payment rules for PTAs. This company is contracted with 98% of all regional insurances and Medicare, Medicaid, Military and others. They have an excellent staff of office managers and three highly skilled PTAs and the owner is a certified physical therapist.

Asking Price: $349,000     Sales: $509,000

FF&E: $79,600             Cash Flow: $182,000   

Shooting Range & Gun Shop 

This company has been in business for 2 ½ years and they have established a strong customer base. They sell firearms and accessories in their retail store and online. They offer in-depth, safe, professional and high-quality firearms training, including CCW training. The instructors are certified professionals who are passionate experts of their craft and have the ability to train the most novice to the most experienced students.  The shooting range features a number of high-quality lanes which provides an unmatched customer experience. They offer monthly memberships which provide residual income throughout the year. They have a “Member’s Lounge” where the members can relax in plush, comfortable leather couches by the massive fireplace and enjoy a cup of coffee with friends. This modern shooting facility is the cleanest and safest range in Northeast Ohio. If you have considered opening this type of business, you understand it would cost well over one million dollars to build out a space like this. This business is lacking leadership because the owner is absentee and has three other companies that he is running. He does not have the time needed to drive sales and capitalize on opportunities. This is a great opportunity for a gun enthusiast with the dream of being an entrepreneur.  The building is available for purchase or lease. 

Asking Price: $499,000          Sales:  $700,000

FF&E:  $400,000                   Cash Flow:  $21,000


Profitable Restaurant Bar & Grill in Canton Area

This well-established bar and grill has a perfect location in a cozy downtown area with very little competition. There is a second story deck that overlooks a river and bridge with seating for 40. In the summer, they have cornhole and jumbo Jenga for their patrons to play while enjoying dinner and an adult beverage. They are a family friendly casual dining restaurant that serves wraps, salads, steaks, ribs, gourmet burgers and more. They have 10 beers on tap and a full D-5 license. This restaurant has live music every Saturday night with local bands from Akron/Canton area and surrounding counties. This restaurant is closed on Sundays, so there is room for growth if opened 7 days a week or continue as is and enjoy a guaranteed one day off a week. The building is owned by the business owner and they are willing to sell or will offer a reasonable lease rate for the new owner. If you have dreamed of owning a restaurant, this is a perfect opportunity.

Asking Price: $249,000               Sales: $710,000

EBITDA: $107,000                 Cash Flow: $161,900   

Premier Landscaping Company in Upscale Community

This long-standing business has been providing service to residential and commercial clients in the Cleveland suburbs for 35 years. The company prides itself on excellent landscape maintenance along with beautiful landscape and hardscape design installation. Full landscape maintenance programs include spring and fall clean-up, fertilizing, trimming and lawn care. Design installation includes lush gardens and landscapes, water solution designs and patio hardscapes. They have a solid core of high-quality employees who will make the transition to a new owner smooth and seamless. The owners are willing to stay involved and train a new owner in order to reassure the client base that impeccable service will continue. Their well-established visual brand and polished creative work have an excellent reputation. 

Asking Price - $189,000  Sales - $523,000

FF&E - $72,300                   Cash Flow - $106,000

 Cleveland Iconic Retail & Wholesale Bakery 

This multi-generation Cleveland institution has an established brand and reputation across the region. They are known for bread, pastries and an array of other artisan products that are made from scratch daily. The operating and production facility was expanded in the 1980's and is set up for high-volume baking. The business operation services both wholesale and retail customers. Beyond the retail store in the front, the production floor of the facility has substantial potential for expansion both in regard to clients and additional recipes. 

This is a unique opportunity for an entrepreneur who is interested in building an empire in the bakery business. Additionally, this company could be great for either a baking company looking for more capacity or a restaurant chain that would like to have their own production facility, maintaining control over their final product. The building is also available for purchase along with the business.

Asking Price – $420,000           Sales - $642,468

FF&E - $278,000                          Cash Flow - $67,263

 Akron Area Transportation Company

This company has been in business for over 20 years and has 6 dedicated routes in the Akron area. They have five full-time CDL drivers and they operate full-size tractor trailers for local business pick up and deliveries. There are opportunities to expand the business by acquiring routes for home pick up and deliveries with box trucks or vans. The company owns six tractors and lease their trailers from company they run the dedicated routes for. This is a steady business with opportunities to expand especially with Amazon recently adding a facility in the local market. 

Asking Price - $325,000          Sales - $609,000

FF&E - $114,000                        Cash Flow - $100,000

Profitable Concrete Leveling Company in Cleveland

This company has been in business for over 20 years in the Cleveland market and they have a stellar reputation.  They service residential and commercial customers and do sidewalks, driveways, patios, garage slabs, warehouse space and anything else moves and needs to be leveled out.  They have relationships with many cities, apartment complexes and condo associations that they do business with every year.  They have a loyal workforce who have been with the company for many years.  This business will provide a very nice income and the new owner can work 9 months a year and have the winters off.  This is a nice opportunity if you have a construction business and you want to add services or if you a buyer looking for a quality business.

Asking Price - $295,000       Sales - $381,000

FF&E - $110,000                     Cash Flow - $134,000 

Successful Pizza Franchise in Lake County

This pizza franchise has been in business for 18 years and has always been profitable. The owner has been absent from the business in the past 10 years and it has been run by the general manager. They have a very strong carry-out, residential delivery and commercial delivery business with a huge upside for the dine in business. This restaurant has many long-term loyal employees with a very strong customer base, which has been able to thrive in the competitive take-out and delivery business. The restaurant in located in a visible and busy shopping center on a main corridor. If you have dreamed of owning your own restaurant, this is perfect opportunity buy a business that is cash flowing from day one and very low risk. The cash flow will be explained after there is a signed NDA in place. 

Asking Price: $139,000               Sales: $513,000

FF&E:  $100,000                            Cash Flow: $59,000-$110,000                

Custom Manufacturing Company with Steady Growth

This company located in NE Ohio has been in business for 10 years and they have shown steady growth over the years. They are a custom manufacturer of vanities, bathtubs, window sills and showers using cultured marble. They use a combination of polyester resin and ground limestone to create beautiful products to fit any home or business. They have not done standard sizes because they have been growing their business with just the custom designs. The company could easily be expanded by offering more standard sizes for vanities and other types of uses. The manufacturing plant is not at full capacity now and they are running one shift. There is still room for growth on the first shift and can be expanded to two shifts when necessary to keep up with demand. This is a great opportunity for an entrepreneur who wants to own a manufacturing company with huge growth potential. 

Asking Price - $425,000               Cash Flow - $160,000

FF&E - $25,000                               Sales - $590,000 

Gold, Silver, Precious Metal & Jewelry Store in NE Ohio

Established cash for precious metals business is situated in a perfect location with high traffic count and very little competition. Excellent repeat and loyal customer base along with very strong cash flow. This store buys gold, silver, diamonds jewelry, gems, coins and other precious metals. Very lucrative precious metals buying business and they are the only one licensed in this city. The price includes display cases and metal, diamond and gem valuation equipment, but excludes inventory because it fluctuates daily. The owner has 20 plus years of experience and is willing to share his knowledge with the new business owner. The sales and profitability could expand significantly, if a jeweler was brought in full-time to service their customer base and create unique jewelry pieces. This is a cash intensive business and it is a great time to be trading precious metals with the stock market fluctuating like it has been. 

Asking Price: $580,000                         Cash Flow: $275,000

FF&E:  $50,000                                        Sales: $400,000 


Convenience Store & Check Cashing Business  - SOLD 6/12/19

This Stark County convenience store has been in business since the 1960’s and has always been busy. They offer beer, wine, tobacco and all the usual convenience store items. They offer check cashing and have steady clientele every week. They have an ATM and the store has a strong reputation with steady sales and cash flow. The building can be leased or its available for purchase. The price excludes the inventory.  

Asking Price - $74,900            Cash Flow - $70,000

FF&E - $30,000                            Sales - $400,000

Akron Commercial & Residential Plumbing Service  ***SOLD 11.29.18***

 Well established plumbing service that has been in business in the Akron area for 40 years. This business has provided a good financial lifestyle for the owner for many years and is ready to retire and pass the business on. This is a plumbing service company that does service repair work only, no new construction. They service many of the large property companies in the Akron area. The owner manages three qualified plumbers and the owner is hands on as well. The business comes four vans and all the tools and equipment needed to operate the business. 

Asking Price: $275,000        Cash Flow: $115,500

FF&E: $50,000                        Sales: $400,000    


Established & Profitable Glass Company

This profitable company specializes in production, sale and installation of residential and commercial/retail glazing products, tabletops, shower doors, storms and replacement windows and doors. The company’s list consists of apartment complexes, restaurant chains, convenience store chains, builders and government entities. The company has been in business since the 1940’s and current owner bought in 1986. This business has great upside potential for an entrepreneur who wants to expand their knowledge of the glass industry by building long term relationships with the current customer base and new customers. 

Asking Price: $99,000             Cash Flow: $78,000

FF&E: $43,000                              Sales: $225,000



Brad Ruth
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