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FS: Lawn Care and Landscaping Business in Forest Lake, MN

Discussion in 'Marketplace' started by Williamscontractservices, Feb 12, 2008.

  1. Williamscontractservices

    Williamscontractservices LawnSite Member
    Messages: 2

    I am selling my Lawn Care and Landscaping business which consists of the following,

    * 25-35 Accounts (mix of residential and commercial).
    * Yearly ad in Yellow Pages (1/8th page) along with Cell Phone account.
    * No up front costs. Price will be 25% of first year contract income.
    * Equipment can be sold seperate from business and will be paid up front but
    will not be seperated. It consists of,

    Truck, Plow, Dump Insert and Cleanup Box Total Cost $15,000

    - 1998 Dodge 3/4 Ton with 5.9 Cummins, 8'6" Boss Traight Plow and Landscape Dump
    insert and Clean-up Box $15K

    Landscaping Equipment Total Cost $23,700:

    - 1998 773 Melroe Bobcat with attachements and trailer (not seperated) $20,200
    >Skidsteer with new Tracks $15K
    >18ft skidsteer trailer (Top Trailer) $2K
    >Dirt Bucket $600
    >Snow Bucket $600
    >Leveling Bar $600
    >Walk thru 48" Forks $600
    >7 ft Skidsteer plow $800

    - 1999 Precision 12ft Dump Trailer with skidsteer ramps $3500

    Lawn Care Equipment Cost $28400:

    - 2006 Exmark 66" Lazer Z with 30 HP Kohler 400 hrs $5500
    - 2006 Exmark 60" Lazer Z with 27 HP Kohler 100 hrs $7500
    - 2006 Toro 36" Proline with 17HP Kohler 50 hrs $1750
    - 2006 Exmark Ultra-Vac Collection System $1500
    - 2000 Toro Zmaster modified for Z-turn Spraying and Fertilizing $3500
    - 2003 Tracvac 880 Tow behind collection system with 8HP Brigs $1500
    - 2004 18ft Lawncare trailer with rear and side ramps $2500
    - 2001 18ft Lawncare trailer for Cleanups with 16HP Giant-Vac system $3500
    - Two Husq 155 Backpack Blowers $500
    - Two Husq 25cc Straight Trimmers $200
    - 48" JRCO Front-tine Dethatcher $250
    - 250 Gal water tank $200

    Total Cost for All Equipment is:

    Truck, Plow and Dump Insert and Accessories $15,000
    Landscape Equipment $23,700
    Lawn Care Equipment $28,400

    Total $67,100

    I will not be selling any of this equipment seperately. If it doesn't all sell I plan on resuming my business in the Spring. If you are interested send me an email.
  2. speedy29

    speedy29 LawnSite Member
    from mpls,mn
    Messages: 18

    sent you an email off your website if your serious give me a call
  3. nlminc

    nlminc LawnSite Bronze Member
    from GA
    Messages: 1,671

  4. jreiff

    jreiff LawnSite Senior Member
    from MN
    Messages: 402

    I am interested in the dump trailer, i know you said you are not selling separatley, but would be will to take the dump trailer off your hands. Do you have pictures of it?
  5. Williamscontractservices

    Williamscontractservices LawnSite Member
    Messages: 2

    No Thanks. I'm hanging on to it.
  6. jreiff

    jreiff LawnSite Senior Member
    from MN
    Messages: 402

    Are you deciding to stay in business and not selling out?

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