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Charleston is a vibrant coastal city, famous for its rich history, distinguished cuisine, well-preserved architecture and breath-taking beaches. Top these great qualities off with a touch of Southern charm, and it's obvious why Charleston's population grows by at least 33 new residents daily. The 27 incorporated communities of Greater Charleston offer a diverse variety to choose from. Beach towns like Folly Beach and Sullivan's Island have a laid-back vibe that draws in tourists, while areas like Mount Pleasant and North Charleston offer more of an urban landscape. Outsiders have discovered the allure of Charleston, leading to unprecedented business growth over the past several years. In fact, it is ranked in the top 10 fastest growing cities for software and Internet technology. Charleston's pro-business incentive structure, attractive coastal location and highly skilled workforce make it a globally competitive business environment for multinational corporations, fast-growing startups and everything in between.

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$150,000
Cash Flow: $60,000 
Charleston, SC 
King Street Restaurant Profitable, Growing & Nationally recognized Financing available

This highly confidential offering is nationally recognized as one of the best in its category.Priced less than many "rules of thumb" for this kind of business - the sellers have another unrelated business opportunity they would like to pursue.Business can be expanded easily, this location has so More info

Charleston, South Carolina Restaurants for Sale
$179,900
Cash Flow: $117,809 
Charleston, SC 
Flowers Bread Route, Charleston Financing with $129k down! Financing available

Flowers Bread Route distributorship for sale $179,900! Company financing with an estimated $129k down! Currently grossing an estimated $598,832 per year in sales and nets $104,990! New owner will net $117,809 with purchase based on a new contract with increased commission. Distributorship and More info

Charleston, South Carolina Vending Machines Businesses for Sale
$12,000
Charleston, SC 
Janitorial Service Business (Medical Specialization) Medical Grade Cleaning Business with Sales Support! Financing available

This existing and specialized commercial cleaning business provides an exceptional opportunity in a growing and recession resistant industry. You can even begin part-time and build the business into a full-time business of your dreams. There is a corporate representative in the Charleston, SC market More info

Charleston, South Carolina Commercial Cleaning and Janitorial Businesses for Sale
$325,000
Charleston, SC 
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41 George St

SIZE:This restaurant is approximately 1,100 square feet. Space includes a bar/dining counter, and high ceilings. Space also offers an opened, fully-equipped kitchen with 2 hood systems (one of which is More info

$150,000
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IKOR International Featured Franchise

If you have a passion for owning your own business and for helping others, continue reading to discover how the IKOR franchise opportunity can help in your pursuit of independence, fulfillment and significance. More info

$595,000
Charleston, SC 
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Top Market-Convenience Store Doing Great Merchandise Sales!

In the sunny coastal south, convenience store (established in 2007) is doing annually in merchandise sales - $1,384,886, an average of $115,408 a month with high profit margins. Lottery commissions, $118,539.  More info

$139,000
Cash Flow: $58,000 
Charleston, SC 
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Cigar Store Priced to Sell – Charleston, SC

Turnkey opportunity to own a very well appointed Cigar store located in a rapidly growing area, in the heart of Charleston, SC. This is a profitable, well established Cigar store that also carries pipe tobaccos More info

$249,000
Charleston, SC 
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Fire Street Food

SIZE: This restaurant is approximately 1,400 square feet. The restaurant offers spacious indoor seating and an open kitchen. Restaurant offers high ceilings and bar. Restaurant could easily be converted to fit More info

$25,000
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Bloomin Blinds Featured Franchise

Home based, highly profitable, and virtually no inventory makes for one of the most attractive franchises on the market. Bloomin Blinds offers mobile blind repair and sales to residential and commercial customers. Margins are in the 1000s. We are the first national blind repair/sales company in the US, capture the market with us! More info

$295,000
Charleston, SC 
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Upper King Street Location for Sale

Grab this corner location on Upper King Street. Fully equipped and turnkey, well maintained and ready to do booming business in this popular destination. Foot traffic from College of Charleston along with More info

$375,000
Cash Flow: $116,000 
Charleston, SC 
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Established Profitable Charleston (SC) Marketing Services B2B

IDEAL FOR BUYER SEEKING EXISTING BUSINESS WITH STRONG GROWTH POTENTIAL. EXCITING, CREATIVE CENTER PROVIDING HIGH QUALITY MARKETING COMMUNICATIONS SERVICES TO DIVERSE CUSTOMERS. Stable client base with a high More info

$80,000
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Waxing the City Featured Franchise

Exclusive Body and Facial Waxing Studio! More info

$249,000
Cash Flow: $60,000 
Charleston, SC 
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Harbor Specialties in Mt. Pleasant for Sale

Harbor Specialties in Mt. Pleasant is available for immediate purchase or acquisition. Business specializes in personal gifts and embroidery and has a very loyal customer base! Excellent opportunity to own a More info

$99,500
Cash Flow: $185,000 
Charleston, SC 
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Charleston Master License- Executive Sales Management Co.

This is a highly profitable executive business. Partner with this “Nationally Recognized” and highly successful multi-faceted corporation. Generate income from multiple revenue streams. Parent company is More info

$399,000
Cash Flow: $146,072 
Charleston, SC 
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Profitable Heating & Air Company

Established and profitable heating & air company. Business comes with multiple work vehicles and trailers stocked with tool and equipment. Servicing majority of Columbia and surrounding South Carolina this More info

$125,000
Charleston, SC 
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Charleston SC Established Liquor Store

Seller is retiring and ready to pass the torch. 9 years of business with solid records to support cash flow. 2014 projected income $675K. Contact broker to pre-qualify. More info

$289,900
Charleston, SC 
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Tasty Thai & Sushi Bar

SIZE: This restaurant is approximately 4,000 square feet. Space includes a large bar, small sushi bar, walk-in cooler, walk-in freezer, and high ceilings. Space also offers a partially opened, fully equipped More info

$10,495
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Cruise Planners/American Express Travel Services Featured Franchise

Cruise Planners, an American Express Representative, home-based business model is one of the largest, privately owned, nationally recognized and continually awarded cruise selling agencies in the United States. Cruise Planners offers one of the best travel franchise opportunities with a proven sales system thats been successful for more than 20 years. More info

$69,000
Charleston, SC 
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Downtown Charleston Pizzeria

Downtown Charleston: Charleston Pizza Co. 271 Ashley Ave. on the crosstown: Approximately 500 square feet well equipped pizzeria with some of the best visibility and traffic in town. $2000.00 monthly rent More info

$265,000
Charleston, SC 
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Successful Catering Company

A successful pickup/carry out restaurant and a longtime full service, catering business. Kitchen includes all F.F. & E. These two businesses have consistently grossed $550,000.00- $600,000.00 in sales with More info

$330,000
Cash Flow: $50,000 
Charleston, SC 
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Coin Operated Laundry-Excellent Location w. Real Estate Avail

This coin operated laundry has been in the current location for 30 years and has provided good cash flow to the owner ever since. The real estate is included in the purchase price. Excellent cash More info

$525,000
Cash Flow: $160,000 
Charleston, SC 
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Commercial and Residential Contractor Business for Sale- 30 Years

Wonderful commercial and residential contractor business for sale. Excellent relationship with subcontractors and strong referral base. Works on new construction, remodels, historical projects, commercial and More info

$638,000
Cash Flow: $150,000 
Charleston, SC 
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HVAC Business with Excellent Reputation, Cash Flow- for over 50 Years

This is a rare opportunity to acquire a business that has been in operation for over 50 years in the Charleston area. Easily recognizable as an industry leader, the name recognition, customer base and More info

$65,000
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AAMCO Transmissions Featured Franchise

AAMCO has long been the leader in transmission repair. Now that we're offering complete car care services, AAMCO centers are providing more services, gaining more customers, and increasing their opportunities for more revenues and profits. More info

$615,000
Cash Flow: $75,000 
Charleston, SC 
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Catering Company for Sale-24 Years of History in a Destination Market

This catering company enjoys a who's who client list in Charleston, SC. Opened in 1991 run for the past 24 years by the same owner. The current focus on Charleston as a destination location for all manner of More info

$125,000
Cash Flow: $50,000 
Charleston, SC 
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Well Established Commercial Bakery MUST MOVE QUICKLY!

Established in 1992, this long running commercial bakery has been a steady presence in the Charleston market. Excellent turn-key opportunity to be involved in the white hot Charleston food scene. History of More info

$100,000
Cash Flow: $50,000 
Charleston, SC 
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Charleston Liquor Store

Established over 40 years with a strong track record of increasing volume. Nearly $1.25M in sales 2014. Contact broker for more details. More info

$175,000
Charleston, SC 
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Charleston Pizzeria

Charleston area pizzeria with nearly 10 years of history and positive feedback: 1300 square feet, low overhead and great location surrounded by rooftops in booming area. Very strong business needs new operator More info

$148,000
Cash Flow: $30,000 
Charleston, SC 
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Fun Ice Cream Business for Sale in Charleston!

Excellent opportunity for an owner operator that wants to own their own business in the Charleston, SC community! Recognizable franchise that will add value along with the location near a prime shopping area.  More info

$40,000
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di’lishi frozen yogurt bar Featured Franchise

Created to be different from all the rest, dilishi was built on the three foundational pillars of: good for the body, good for the environment and good for the community. We invite you to join the growing dilishi family and as our tag line says, explore all the ways you can create something more. More info

$75,000
Charleston, SC 
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Charleston Deli Site: Roly Poly

W. Ashley Deli, 2048 Sam Rittenberg Blvd: Located in a highly trafficked area of W. Ashley serving healthy salads, sandwiches and wraps. Just over1300 square feet and monthly rent approximately $2700.  More info

$1,250,000
Charleston, SC 
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Very Successful Downtown Charleston Restaurant & Bar for Sale

This is a once in a lifetime opportunity to purchase a well established, long time favorite bar and restaurant in the vibrant downtown Charleston market. Take advantage of the prime location, goodwill and More info

$115,000
Charleston, SC 
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Charleston Quick Service Restaurant

W. Ashley Quick Service Restaurant: Great entry level spot, newly remodeled with 1000 gallon grease trap, large walk in cooler, 20’ exhaust hood and ADA bathrooms. This arrangement would easily convert to More info

$299,000
Cash Flow: $100,000 
Charleston, SC 
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Downtown Restaurant Charleston South Carolina

Charleston Peninsula Restaurant: 2300 square feet full service restaurant with attractive bar and dining areas. Seating for roughly 80 with great lease in place. Contact Tim Hagar regarding this confidential More info

$239,000
Cash Flow: $60,000 
Charleston, SC 
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Historic Downtown Charleston Cafe

Historic Charleston area Cafe: Roughly 2000 square feet opening up to the street. Established and profitable business with lease in place. Approximately $6,700.00 monthly rent. Contact Tim Hagar for More info

$25,000
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Commercial Capital Training Featured Franchise

Achieve financial independence by providing business loans from $5K to $50 Million+ while earning huge commissions. Work from home. Lifetime Support. More info

$79,000
Charleston, SC 
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Downtown Cafe Near the College of Charleston

Downtown Charleston Near the College of Charleston: 1500 square feet casual restaurant site currently serving breakfast and lunch weekdays only. This would be simple conversion to deli, pizza or other casual More info

$769,000
Charleston, SC 
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Restaurant/Catering Site- Fully Equipped

5600 Rivers Avenue: Free standing retail property with newly installed restaurant infrastructure. Excellent location for full service restaurant, caterer or other food service oriented business. 0.46 ac with More info

$575,000
Cash Flow: $200,000 
Charleston, SC 
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Charleston Liquor Store

High Volume Liquor Store in Charleston: Excellent location in major Charleston sub-market. Situated in popular grocery anchored center. $1.6M sales including retail and class B. Can be purchased with other More info

$66,500
Charleston, SC 
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Toyko Crepes

SIZE: The Restaurant is approximately 500SqFt. Building features bar/counter seating. Approximate occupancy is 15. The restaurant is equipped with a grease trap and triple sink.LOCATION: This property is More info

$2,200,000
Charleston, SC 
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The Inn at ION

SIZE: Lot-4,908 sq ft, Inn building -5,918 sq ft.(7 Inn rooms plus restaurant space-currently used for events).TAXES: $14,235.00 a year approx.LOCATION: 148 Civitas, Mt. Pleasant, South Carolina 29464. At More info

$25,000
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Furniture Medic Featured Franchise

Furniture Medic is a division of The ServiceMaster Company, a Fortune 500 company with 53 years of franchising experience. Furniture Medic offers prospective owners a unique, low-investment franchise opportunity. More info

$25,000
Charleston, SC 
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Manny's Mediterranean Restaurant

Franchise puts you in the forefront of today's hottest franchise trends, the fast casual restaurant segment! Manny's feels we have a great niche in the Mediterranean market.This is virtually an untapped segment More info

$325,000
Charleston, SC 
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La Hacienda

SIZE: This restaurant is approximately 2,800 square feet. Space offers 28 feet of storefront space, large and spacious indoor dining, exposed brick walls, a bar, a fully-equipped kitchen, hood system, and a More info

$189,000
Charleston, SC 
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Burns Alley

SIZE: This restaurant is approximately 1,700 SqFt. Building features 20 Ft. high ceilings, loft seating, and wall-to-wall windows. This restaurant includes a spacious indoor dining area with additional outdoor More info

$225,000
Charleston, SC 
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Charleston SC BBQ Restaurant

BBQ Restaurant: located in high traffic area of Charleston SC and priced well below replacement cost. Easy to operate and seller will train. Great equipment package and a proven reputation for quality food.  More info

$150,000
Charleston, SC 
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Good Looking Liquor Store in Best Shopping Center Location

A NEW 2750 SQUARE FOOT LIQUOR & WINE STORE OPENED IN MID-JUNE, ALREADY PACING $10,000 A WEEK IN SALES. High upside potential in excellent Charleston, SC community. The store is located right in the middle of More info

$45,000
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Caring Transitions Featured Franchise

A home based franchise that can help provide the freedom, income and lifestyle youve wanted for yourself and your family. More info

$195,000
Charleston, SC 
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Charleston Restaurant Near Avondale-One of Best Locations in Town

One of the most highly visible locations in the West Ashley area. This area is in high demand with no supply. Even for a conversion this restaurant is the perfect location for any business or continue the More info

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Cash Flow: $800,000 
Charleston, SC 
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Emergency Vehicle Refurbishment Resale Maintenance

This unique, niche, substantial growth opportunity for a buyer who is well funded and has the business savvy to expand the successful model built by the sellers. The business targets two segments. In one they More info

$105,000
Cash Flow: $58,419 
Charleston, SC 
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Smartphone accessory biz dominates Charleston County SC Mkt

Sales and profits keep going up since we have had this on the market. Partners selling their cell phone accessory businesses that have been serving the Charleston county market for over 5 yrs. Business has been More info

$3,950,000
Cash Flow: $848,655 
Charleston, SC 
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Alcohol & Drug rehab business and facilities.

Thousands of those suffering with drug addiction and alcoholism have successfully completed their Addiction Recovery Program and found emotional, vocational, social, physical, and spiritual balance in sober More info

$169,900
Charleston, SC 
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Café Framboise

SIZE: This restaurant is approximately 1,880 square feet. Restaurant offers both indoor and outdoor seating. Space includes a fully functional kitchen with hood system. Open floor plan and high More info

$62,000
Cash Flow: $45,000 
Charleston, SC 
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Curves Fitness Location

Curves Fitness Location located in Charleston SC....Newly rennovated in 2014 with new paint and floors ...New equipment. The location has been opened since 2004.... 170 current members...Curves is adding More info

$220,000
Charleston, SC 
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24 Ann St

SIZE: This restaurant is approximately 1,980 Sq Ft. Building features 20 Ft. High ceilings and wall to wall windows. This restaurant includes a spacious indoor dining area with additional outdoor seating. More info

$7,750,000
Cash Flow: $650,000 
Charleston, SC 
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Leading Manufacturer of Finished Products for Homes and Offices

Rated the top manufacturer of highest quality, unique residential and commercial products in South Carolina's coastal region, the full-service company (deliveries and installations) has been operating for more More info

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Charleston, SC 
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Convenience Store w/ Gas | Deadline 9/15

30 Convenience Stores with GasSold without fuel supply. Sold without convenience store and fuel brands.ALABAMA, ARKANSAS, FLORIDA,GEORGIA, MISSISSIPPI, SOUTH CAROLINA,TENNESSEE & TEXAS All sites include real More info

$125,000
Cash Flow: $50,000 
Charleston, SC 
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Charleston area established full service restaurant with real estate

Established (13 years!) full service restaurant, The Old Firehouse Restaurant seats 85, free standing building with over 30 parking spots. Asking $125K for the business, Lease or purchase real property, $3500 More info

$55,000
Charleston, SC 
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N. Charleston Fast Food Site with Drive Thru!

N. Charleston fast food site: 2200 square plus storage shed, free standing building with drive-thru! Asking $4000/NNN, $55,000 for FF&E package. Operate current franchise or bring your own concept. Contact More info

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