Business For Sale

Residential and Commercial Removal Company


Ref: GI151
Location: South East London/Kent, England
Asking Price: £1,000,000
Annual Turnover: £1,250,024

Annual Net Profit: £144,709
Gross Profit: £788,934
EBITDA: £242,793
Premises Type: Leasehold

Business Description

Business Profile

Purchased by the vendors in 1970, this business is one of the largest family run house moving companies in the South East. With a network of 100+ estate agents who recommend their services to clients. The business offers house removals, relocation and storage services to both homeowners and businesses. Their services include house removals in the UK and worldwide removal with expert advice on packing, shipping and storage.

The business is highly profitable and has established itself as a leading company in this sector. The business has an excellent reputation and is well known for providing first class customer service to its clients. The business enjoys very high levels of referrals and repeat business, and has received many outstanding reviews and testimonals from past clients. The client base is built up of 85% residential customers and 15% commercial clients.

The vendor works within the business on a day to day basis and has a great team of employees which include 1 manager, 1 transport foreman, 1 secretary, 2 sales representatives and 16 operatives. The staff are fully conversant with the business’ techniques and are highly experienced, they are a real asset of the business.

The business is accredited and is a member of the British Association of Removers (BAR), FEDEMAC as well as the Road Haulage Association.

The business offers the following services:

• House Movers
• Domestic Moves
• Storage Facilities
• International Relocations
• Antiques Removals
• Large Items Removals
• Part Loads
• Packing Materials
• After Move Cleaning Services

The premises are leased and consist of a large yard for lorries plus c2,000 sq. ft. of offices and warehouse. Current Annual rent is £29,985 inclusive of rates.

The business hours are:

Monday – Saturday: 08:00-19:00

Key Strengths:

The business has many strengths including:

• Excellent client base
• Well established reputation
• Outstanding customer service
• Repeat business levels and referrals
• Highly reliable and trained employees
• Profitability
• Excellent profit margins

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