From the category archives: Certified Business Brokers

Certified Business Brokers have quickly, profitably and smoothly sold hundreds of businesses for these exceptional owners.

SOLD: Freight Delivery Company in Houston

This home-based company has been hauling commercial products within the Houston Area for the last 15 years. Due to sudden critical health issues the owner was forced to sell what he had rapidly built.  The Buyer can easily maintain the six-figure discretionary income with the current routes that have been serviced for the last several years and pursue new growth.

Anita Charpiot listed and sold the business. 

Pictured left to right: Buyers, Anita Charpiot (CBB Broker), Sellers

The business was sold within 5 months of going to market.

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SOLD: Upscale Hair Salon In Katy

This unique, upscale, luxurious full-service Hair Salon & Blow Dry Bar, with multiple revenue streams, is located in a desirable, fast-growing area in a new high-traffic shopping center in the west Houston area. The salon specializes in haircuts, color, blow dry, make-up and waxing. A full-time manager is in place with 7 full-time stylists and a receptionist. This salon has a teamwork culture, an employee handbook / manual and education programs in place. POS & camera system can be accessed online for monitoring anywhere outside the facility. Revenues come from repeat customers from Katy, Cinco Ranch, Fulshear, Sugar Land, and Richmond areas. Great online reviews, a highly recommended salon and one of the best hair salons in its area. Incredible growth potential.

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SOLD: National Sandwich Franchise in The Woodlands

This established and profitable national brand sandwich franchise located off one of the main thoroughfares entering The Woodlands.  The seller was completely absentee from the business and had a full-time manager running the operation.
The new owners plan to be personally involved in operating the establishment.

Pictured left to right: Buyers (two brothers), Seller, Ryan DeGennaro (CBB Broker)

Ryan DeGennaro listed and sold the business.

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SOLD: Certified Carpet Cleaning & Restoration Company in Houston

This industry-respected family-owned and operated carpet cleaning enterprise has been instrumental in writing certification standards for the Institute of Inspection Cleaning & Restoration Certification organization (IICRC). The Company is well-known for its expertise, well-trained staff and being notably well equipped to handle many jobs at the same time. It is consistently rated as one of the top performing companies in the nation by their referral sources and national insurance providers. The Company provides commercial / residential carpet cleaning and water restoration services to the Greater Houston Metro Area.  As a preferred vendor by approximately 30 insurance companies and three national chain stores, the company enjoys a high level of commercial and residential clients.

Pictured from left to right: Rose Stabler (CBB Broker), Buyer, Sellers

The family was ready to retire and the President has been elected to serve as the Chairman of the Board of Directors of the IICRC (Institute of Inspection Cleaning and Restoration Certification).

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SOLD: Frozen Yogurt Shop In Houston Mall

This frozen yogurt shop is ideally located next to a multi-screen theater complex in a busy mall. This brand is found throughout United States and more than 25 additional countries. Efficient and beautifully designed self-serve concept. The store gets constant foot traffic from the theater and mall. No royalty, no transfer fees. Owner runs this business absentee. Low payroll. Manager in place takes care of scheduling and supplies. Low long-term lease. Great potential to increase sales as Owner does no advertising.

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SOLD: Event Staffing Company Established 1987 In Houston

This well-established event staffing company, established in 1987, offers on-call professional wait staff, bartenders, bussers, dishwashers, and event setup/takedown. Current revenue comes from regular corporate clients that use services on a weekly basis. Fully insured with General Liability Insurance and Workers Compensation Insurance makes this provider very popular with corporate and governmental clients. Excellent service, great reputation, quick response and last-minute availability are just a few things customers love about this company.  The Seller regretfully had to move out of town and feels a local owner is needed to effectively continue the growth.  

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SOLD: Lunch Delicatessen

This profitable and easy to manage deli centrally located near 290 & 610 is completely surrounded by office, industrial and retail customers that converge here for a quick lunch. Due to the clientele this business only needs to be open 5 days a week, a rare opportunity to own a food business with short hours! Many of the customers have been coming to this location for 15+ years, there is a very steady & loyal clientele here. Current owners have not had time to implement an advertising strategy, or catering to grow sales - both of which could tremendously increase the net income of this business.

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SOLD: Postal Shipping Shop

This 10-year old profitable postal store is a well-established business with a strong, loyal customer base. The store offers shipping services, primarily with FedEx and USPS. Other services include boxes, packaging, copying and notary. The store is also a unique Texas gift store. It is located in an affluent Katy neighborhood. Automated shipping stations are easy to learn and easy to use. This business can be run by one person with some temporary help around the holidays.

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SOLD: Philly Cheesesteak Franchise in Outlet Mall

This award-winning franchise was started in 1985 and is a well-organized and closely integrated group with over 500 locations around the globe. The Franchise's passion for serving up delicious Philly Steaks, grilled subs and deli sandwiches is matched by their passion for serving the communities where they live and work. Throughout the world, they help strengthen local communities by giving time, energy, and funds to support worthy causes, sponsor neighborhood organizations, and organize charitable events. The business is located in a pedestrianized outlet mall sited 27 miles from Houston and 21 miles from Galveston. The mall has 77 outlet stores that keep a constant flow of traffic into the food court.

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SOLD: Direct Mail Marketing Franchise

This award-winning Direct Mail Marketing Franchise has been ranked #1 for over seven years straight. Almost no overhead. Easily operated as a home-based operation. The territory includes The Woodlands, one of the fastest growing areas in Texas. This territory won national sales awards both spring and fall of 2016 along with the award for the highest percentage growth increase 2016 over 2015. This territory consists of five zones with 10,000 homes per zone. The new owner has the opportunity to add a few more zones to the territory increasing it to eight. This is a turnkey operation where the owner solicits local businesses and the Franchise corporate office puts the ads together, prints the coupons, and does the mailings.

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