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Selling a lawn care business

Discussion in 'Business Operations' started by barrierislandslandscaping, Sep 30, 2013.

  1. Efficiency

    Efficiency LawnSite Bronze Member
    from zone 6
    Posts: 1,519

    What evidence or experiences are you using to come up with said valuation?
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  2. meets1

    meets1 LawnSite Gold Member
    Posts: 3,756

    Talk with employee. Anyway to keep the business and employee's have a share of business / profit / losses?
     
  3. Landscraper1

    Landscraper1 LawnSite Senior Member
    Male, from Southeastern Ma.
    Posts: 755

    I would sell at 60 to 70% of one year's gross. I have heard of some selling at close to 90% but, that was when the economy was booming and they had mostly commercial accounts.
     

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