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GOOD TIMES ROLL
For many years business owners on the Sunshine Coast have been talking up future growth and eagerly waiting for a stronger economy and major local projects to kick in.
Well, the time has come and the region is finally reaping the rewards with many industries once again enjoying prosperous times. As expected, this has seen demand increase for quality businesses in numerous sectors across all price ranges. In particular, there is high demand for service providers, building supplies, online businesses, manufacturing, wholesale, tourism and hospitality, education, retail — even food-related businesses are now sought after and achieving fantastic 'sale' prices.
also had our share of difficult trading periods. It seems to be different now, though — the Coast is maturing and the wave of growth and major projects underway should provide business operators with more consistency and solid trading for many years into the future. Business owners contemplating a sale should capitalise on what certainly is a red-hot market for quality opportunities and “let the good times roll”.
Rod Russell, Savvy Business Sales
The recent demand is being fuelled by a new wave of buyers who have relocated here to enjoy the best lifestyle on offer in Australia. They are seeking solid opportunities to ensure their own employment and to build future wealth. The noticeable increase in demand has been warmly met by numerous Baby Boomers who are finally ready for retirement and more than happy to pass the baton on to younger buyers with fresh ideas.
Rod’s unrivalled professionalism and years of experience have earned him the reputation as the Sunshine Coast’s most successful business broker. He continues to raise the standards in business sales and make people’s dreams of owning their own business a reality.
Most Sunshine Coast businesses and industries have lacked consistency over the past 25 years and while we’ve had some good times, we’ve
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