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Commercial properties

Discussion in 'Starting a Lawn Care Business' started by BVLAWNCARE, Jun 22, 2004.


    BVLAWNCARE LawnSite Member
    Messages: 88

    HEy guys,
    been a few days since my last post. I was just wondering, how do you aquire commercial properties? How do get them to want a bid from you? What are prices? How should i estimate it? Square feet or time it will take ect? What do you need? (business license ect..)


    PMLAWN LawnSite Gold Member
    Messages: 3,534

    Do you know how to bid residential? It is the same.
    Biding is the same all the time- KNOW YOUR COSTS- pay yourself- add your profit- thats the price.
    Getting jobs---Advertize--
    What do you need--Insurance--
    From these questions, I think you want to start small and get your feet wet a little at a time.
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  4. BareFootLawn

    BareFootLawn LawnSite Member
    Messages: 88

    I carry a pad of legal paper on a clipboard with me everywhere I go! If I pass a property that looks unkept, I call them and ask if they currently have anyone.
    I'm also a member of the Chamber of Commerce in my county (and city). I network every chance I get!

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