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Established Residential Cleaning Business In North Wiltshire For Sale

Wiltshire
Asking Price:
£350,000 Inventory / Stock included
Sales Revenue:
£367,444
Cash Flow:
£69,140

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a budding entrepreneur.
Merry Maids North Wiltshire, covering Swindon and surrounding areas has been an established business for over 14 years and is now on the market for someone who is ready to build on what is a great existing business opportunity.

For an ambitious owner the opportunity is there to use the stable customer base that is currently served and implement a marketing programme to increase sales and build a substantial commercial cleaning business.

This opportunity offers a fantastic proposition as the new business owner will have continual support from the existing proprietor, who initially is able to dedicate enough time to the investor ensuring they are comfortable with the business. Investing in this area also means you have the potential to serve over 120,000 households and access to an existing customer list, which is included in the price of the sale.

Choosing a resale opportunity can give you the following benefits:

• Established Market Presence
• Existing Customer Base
• Fully Trained & Experienced Employees
• Inventory of Products & Equipment
• Full Training Academy
• Software
• Website

Primary Customers

Over 200 regular weekly/ fortnightly/ monthly clients, plus new and repeat one off cleans

Primary Services

The primary services of a typical Contract Services business include:

· Regular domestic cleaning services
· Spring Cleans
· Builders Cleans
· One Off Deep Cleans
· Rental Properties


Employees
27 part time cleaning staff
Office Manager (11 years service)
Supervisor (7 years service)
A number of the cleaning staff have between 5 and 11 years service, and all of them are likely to transfer with the business

Facilities, property & location
The business is run from an office/unit within a managed complex with a 1 year rolling lease. Quality control processes in place. Opportunity to further develop relationships with letting agents and expand into the market of end of tenancy cleans. There are also vacant territories around North Wiltshire so further territory expansion is possible.

Territory
The business covers the following area:
• North Wiltshire

Inventory
Full inventory provided on request which includes:
· Customer list
· Branded Company Car (Citroen C1)
· Laptop
· 14 vacuum cleaners plus equipment and materials for 12 cleaning teams
· 2 office desks
· 6 office chairs
· 2 filing cabinets
· approximately 15,000 marketing leaflets

Training
A comprehensive training academy provided by ServiceMaster UK is included within the franchise fee.

Support
Unlimited support is provided throughout the length of the franchise agreement. Support includes assistance with operational matters, marketing, sales, IT, health & safety and more.

Reason for Sale
After 10 years of rapid growth, the business owner is now committing around 25 hours per week to the company. He has a strong team in place and is now looking to take early retirement allowing for a new owner to drive the business to achieve its further potential.

Property Information

Property:

Leasehold

Lease Terms:

1 year rolling

Location:

Covering Swindon and surrounding areas

Premises Details:

The business is run from an office/unit within a managed complex with a 1 year rolling lease

Business Operation

Expansion Potential:

Opportunity to further develop relationships with letting agents and expand into the market of end of tenancy cleans. There are also vacant territories around North Wiltshire so further territory expansion is possible.

Reasons for selling:

After 10 years of rapid growth, the business owner is now committing around 25 hours per week to the company. He has a strong team in place and is now looking to take early retirement allowing for a new owner to drive the business to achieve its further potential.

Trading hours:

Flexible

Employees:
Over 30
Years established:
14

Franchise Information

Franchise opportunity:

Franchise Resale

Other Information

Support & training:

Unlimited support is provided throughout the length of the franchise agreement. Support includes assistance with operational matters, marketing, sales, IT, health & safety and more.

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