Businesses for Sale in Chicago, IL

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Chicago is the largest city in the Midwest and the third largest city in the nation. With 9.5 million people residing in its metropolitan area and over 46 million visitors each year, the Windy City is constantly buzzing with energy. Chicago is recognized worldwide as a hotspot for business, sports, education, arts, entertainment and culture.

Powerhouses from many different business sectors have chosen Chicago as home base, making it a well-balanced and highly diversified economy. In fact, Forbes recently named Chicago the fifth most economically powerful city in the world. Business giants like McDonald's, Walgreens and Boeing are just a few of the many companies that have flourished in the Chicago area. An abundance of local colleges and universities also lend to the city's allure by providing a steady labor pool of highly educated workers for businesses to draw from.

It's clear that Chicago is teeming with opportunities to find a lucrative business for sale, and each neighborhood has it's own exciting personality and vibe. Whether it's a sub franchise for sale in “The Loop” or a hip retail establishment in the trendy Lincoln Park neighborhood, BizQuest can help you navigate the city of Chicago to find a local business for sale today.
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$2,300,000
Chicago, IL 
Contact Seller Gas Station With Conv. & Liquor Stopre VERY HIGH VOL. GAS STATION WITH CONV. & LIQUOR .

VERY HIGH VOL. GAS STATION WITH CONV. AND LIQUOR STORE WITH PROPERTY FOR SALE. BUYERS SHOULD BE PRE -QUALIFIED BEFORE SHOWING. VERY WELL ESTABLISHED STORE WITH PROVEN TRACK RECORD. INSIDE SALE OVER $200,000/- MONTHLY. CONFIDENTIALLISTING . More info

Chicago, Illinois Gas Stations for Sale
$450,000
Cash Flow: $192,841 
Chicago, IL 
Contact Seller Event Services Business – 100% Outsourced, 15 Yr History, Low Overhead Hundreds of 1st Page SEO Rankings. 46% Gross Profit Margins. Financing available

This long established business is one of the largest DJ services in Chicago and specializes in providing custom music entertainment for weddings, corporate events, bars & clubs and more. Founded in 2000, this business has a proven 15 year track record on strong cash flows and growth, and continues to thrive in 2016 with an average of 46% gross profit margins.The actual DJ work is 100% outsourced to 15 independent contractors, which makes this an ideal business for anyone with general business experience More info

Chicago, Illinois E-Commerce and E-Tailers Businesses for Sale
$260,000
Cash Flow: $132,045 
Chicago, IL 
Contact Seller Turnkey Florist Business – 30 Year History, Strong Recurring Revenues $150k in FF&E Included in Asking Price. Priced to Sell at Less Than 2x Earnings. Financing available

This long established florist business has a proven 30 year track record of strong cash flows and has produced millions of dollars of consistent net profits since inception with tens of thousands of satisfied customers. Founded in 1986, this business specializes in selling professional floral arrangements for weddings, private parties, corporate events and more and their extremely loyal customer following has resulted in a highly valuable base of recurring revenues from repeat customers. This turnkey More info

Chicago, Illinois Florist for Sale
$642,500
Chicago, IL 
Profitable B2B Selling For Less Than 2.9X Cash Flow Owner Earnings $229,000!* No Experience Needed.

Walk into immediate positive cash flow with this very well-established and profitable nationwide advertising/marketing, signs and graphics franchise (resale) selling for only 2.8 times earnings! This is a great business with an excellent reputation with more than 25 years as an industry leader. This location has been operating since 1994 More info

Chicago, Illinois Other Professional Services Businesses for Sale
$100,000 Commission Express Featured Franchise

Providing a reliable source for real estate agents & brokers to quickly and easily covert commissions into cash. More info

Illinois Business Services Franchises for Sale
$950,000
Chicago, IL 
Liquor Store Very High Vol. LIQUOIR STORE VERY HIGH VOL.

VERY HIGH VOL. LIQUOR STORE FOR SALE. BUSINESS ONLY. GOOD LOCATION WITH PROVEN TRACK RECORD. OWNER RETIRING AFTER OVER 30 YEARS . VERY HIGH VOL SALE AND GOOD MONEY MAKING STORE.PRICE PUT BELOW MARKET RATE TO SELL FAST. INVENTORY EXTRA./BUYERS SHOULD BE PRE QUALIFIED BEFORE SHOWING. More info

Chicago, Illinois Liquor Stores for Sale
$450,000
Cash Flow: $192,841 
Chicago, IL 
Event Services Business – 100% Outsourced, 15 Yr History, Low Overhead Hundreds of 1st Page SEO Rankings. 46% Gross Profit Margins. Financing available

This long established business is one of the largest DJ services in Chicago and specializes in providing custom music entertainment for weddings, corporate events, bars & clubs and more. Founded in 2000, this business has a proven 15 year track record on strong cash flows and growth, and continues More info

Chicago, Illinois B2B Businesses for Sale
$1,490,000
Cash Flow: $350,000 
Chicago, IL 
Profitable Maid Service,2 Mil Revenue in 2015. Started 2.5 years ago! 2 Mil Revenue within 2 Years of Start-Up. Planning to hit 4 Mil 2017!

Selling a self operating cleaning/platform service located in Chicago, IL (relocatable). HUGE potential! This business went form 877k in revenue in 2014 to over $2,000,000.00 in 2015. Looking to double this year as well. King of Maids is not an ordinary cleaning company and when you get in touch with us, you will automatically see the More info

Chicago, Illinois Other Professional Services Businesses for Sale
$400,000 Saladworks Featured Franchise

Saladworks is the nation's first and largest fresh-tossed salad franchise concept, with over 100 locations across the country. More info

Illinois Food & Restaurant Franchises for Sale
$260,000
Cash Flow: $132,045 
Chicago, IL 
Turnkey Florist Business – 30 Year History, Strong Recurring Revenues $150k in FFandE Included in Asking Price. Priced to Sell at Less Than 2x Earnings. Financing available

This long established florist business has a proven 30 year track record of strong cash flows and has produced millions of dollars of consistent net profits since inception with tens of thousands of satisfied customers. Founded in 1986, this business specializes in selling professional floral More info

Chicago, Illinois Florist for Sale
$120,000
Cash Flow: $80,000 
Chicago, IL 
Home Based Highly Profitable Subscription Box Company Home Based Highly Profitable Subscription Box Company

Company is a Chicago area based natural and organic beauty and lifestyle monthly subscription box company. Company helps consumers to incorporate safe and effective products into every aspect of their lives, allowing them to discover organic, natural and cruelty-free beauty, lifestyle, nutrition and healthy home brands. Consumers choose More info

Chicago, Illinois Wholesale and Distributors Businesses for Sale
$35,000 - 50,000 Minuteman Press Business Services Featured Franchise

Minuteman Press International, Inc. is the worlds largest printing franchise. More info

Illinois Business Services Franchises for Sale
$99,000
Cash Flow: $60,334 
Chicago, IL 
Aunt Millie's Bread Route, Oswego Company financing available with $48k down! Financing available

Aunt Millie's Bread Route $99,000! Company financing available with $48k down. Currently grossing an estimated $311,818 per year and nets $60,334! Distributorship and territory are purchased through independent distributor and contracted through Aunt Millie's Bakeries. Aunt Millie's Bread currently More info

Chicago, Illinois Vending Machines Businesses for Sale
$690,000
Cash Flow: $229,549 
Chicago, IL 
Online Motor Oil Wholesaler – Consecutive YOY Growth, 100% Dropship Double Digit YOY Net Profit Growth. 80% Repeat Business. Financing available

This unique ecommerce B2B wholesaler specializes in selling premium quality oil based products including motor oil for cars, heavy duty diesel engine oil, automatic transmission oils, gearbox oils and more. Founded in 2011, this business sells their own proprietary trademarked brands of premium oil More info

Chicago, Illinois B2B Businesses for Sale
$79,400
Cash Flow: $40,803 
Chicago, IL 
Upscale Salon & Spa for Sale in Chicago, Illinois Great Location!! Lots of foot traffic!! Financing available

This popular Salon & Spa opened for business in December of 2010. It's located on the North side of Chicago. It's an upscale full service beauty salon & spa that primarily focuses on pampering, nails and hair care for the entire family. They also offer ear piercing, birthday parties and spa day More info

Chicago, Illinois Beauty Salons and Barber Shops Businesses for Sale
$250,000
Cash Flow: $125,304 
Chicago, IL 
Arnold & Bimbo & Brownberry Bread Route, Evanston Company financing with $100k down! Financing available

Arnold & Bimbo & Brownberry Bread Route distributorship for sale $250,000! Company financing with $100k down! Currently grossing an estimated $640,640 per year in sales and nets $125,304! Distributorship and "protected territory" are purchased through independent distributor and contracted through More info

Chicago, Illinois Vending Machines Businesses for Sale
$379,000
Cash Flow: $177,572 
Chicago, IL 
Busy Hand Car Wash for Sale in Chicago, Illinois Very Busy Hand Car Wash for Sale! Great Cash Flow!! Financing available

This is a Hand Car Wash located on a very busy street with more than 27,000 cars driving past the front door each day. The cash flow for 2015 was $177,572.08. In 2015, the average sales per month were $37,164.00 and in 2014 the average sales per month were $29,718.This Hand Car Wash is located on More info

Chicago, Illinois Car Washes for Sale
$39,900 - 49,900 Sculpture Hospitality Featured Franchise

Beverage Inventory Auditing service for the Hospitality Industry. Most bars suffer from shrinkage problems of up to 30%. Our weekly on-going service reduces their losses and increases profits that affords them to pay us an on-going fee. More info

Illinois Business Services Franchises for Sale
$189,000
Cash Flow: $66,936 
Chicago, IL 
New Hand Car Wash for Sale in Chicago, Illinois Beautiful New Hand Car Wash for Sale!! Financing available

This is a Hand Car Wash located on a very busy street in Chicago. This location has been a car wash for a long time. At the time the current owners purchased the car wash, it was closed. They extensively remodeled the business and opened in August 2015. The average sales per month in 2016 have been More info

Chicago, Illinois Car Washes for Sale
$45,000
Cash Flow: $27,716 
Chicago, IL 
Pepperidge Farm Bread Route, South Chicago Financing with $8k down! Financing available

Pepperidge Farm Bread route for sale $45,000! Financing with an estimated $8k down! Currently grossing $148,668 per year in sales and nets $27,716! Distributorship and territory are purchased from seller and contracted through Pepperidge Farm. Pepperidge Farm currently distributes it's well known More info

Chicago, Illinois Vending Machines Businesses for Sale
$73,568
Cash Flow: $51,772 
Chicago, IL 
Mission's Tortilla Route, Woodridge Financing available through our third party source!

Mission's Tortilla Route for sale $73,568,! Seller has multiple listings available! Currently generating $347,749 in yearly sales and nets $51,772. Distributorship and territory are purchased through seller and contracted through Mission Foods. Mission Foods currently distributes its well-known brand of tortilla's, chips, and more. Large More info

Chicago, Illinois Vending Machines Businesses for Sale
$190,000
Cash Flow: $73,588 
Chicago, IL 
Brownberry Bread Route, Chicago Financing with $78k down! Financing available

Brownberry Bread Route distributorship for sale $190,000! Financing with an estimated $78k down! Currently grossing $412,152 per year in sales and nets $73,588! Distributorship and "protected territory" are purchased through independent distributor and contracted through Bimbo Bakery. Brownberry More info

Chicago, Illinois Vending Machines Businesses for Sale
$400,000
Cash Flow: $157,608 
Chicago, IL 
Purse Accessory Ecommerce Store – Consecutive Double Digit YOY Growth 6 Year Track Record. Huge Growth Potential. Financing available

Launched in 2009, this long established ecommerce retailer has a proven 6 year track record of strong cash flows and continues to thrive in 2016 with 3 years of consecutive double-digit YOY growth for both revenues and net profits. This turnkey internet business has a unique product offering that More info

Chicago, Illinois E-Commerce and E-Tailers Businesses for Sale
$10,495 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

Illinois Travel & Lodging Franchises for Sale
$200,000
Cash Flow: $79,892 
Chicago, IL 
Online B2B Auction Business - 70% Net Margins, 75% Repeat Customers Highly Automated. Huge Growth Potential. Financing available

This internet based business has quickly become a cash flow powerhouse in the wholesale B2B auction niche. Their focus on jewelry auctions has resulted in 70% net profit margins and has helped fuel the company's explosive YOY growth. With approximately 75% repeat customers, this wholesale auction More info

Chicago, Illinois B2B Businesses for Sale
$1,250,000
Cash Flow: $506,170 
Chicago, IL 
Reputation Management Business – Recurring Revenues, 600% YOY Growth 6 Year Proven Track Record of Strong Cash Flows Financing available

Launched in 2009, this online reputation management business has seen incredible YOY growth with revenues up 600% in the last 12 months. The company provides reputation management services for businesses that need help combating negative online reviews and their unique services offering gives this More info

Chicago, Illinois B2B Businesses for Sale
$68,000
Cash Flow: $61,147 
Chicago, IL 
B2B Custom Screen Printing Business – 10yr History, Recurring Revenues 70% Repeat Business, 65% Gross Profit Margins Financing available

This turnkey business specializes in providing custom apparel screen printing and embroidery services for both businesses and retail customers. Founded in 2005, this long established business has a proven track record of consistent cash flow that spans over a decade and their extremely loyal More info

Chicago, Illinois Commercial Printing Businesses for Sale
$1,500,000
Cash Flow: $478,306 
Chicago, IL 
Autopilot File Transfer SaaS Business – Recurring Revenue, YOY Growth 75% Net Profit Margins. Huge Growth Potential. Financing available

Launched in 2006, this award winning SaaS business is one of the largest online file transfer services for sending large files online. The company’s invaluable service has been used by over 6,000,000 registered users and has quickly become an indispensable tool for small businesses and individuals. More info

Chicago, Illinois B2B Businesses for Sale
$73,500
Cash Flow: $51,928 
Chicago, IL 
Mission's Tortilla Route, Elk Grove Financing available through our third party source!

Mission's Tortilla Route for sale $73,500! Seller has multiple listings available! Currently generating $347,148 in yearly sales and nets $51,928. Distributorship and territory are purchased through seller and contracted through Mission Foods. Mission Foods currently distributes its well-known brand of tortilla's, chips, and more. Large More info

Chicago, Illinois Vending Machines Businesses for Sale
$75,000
Chicago, IL 
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Advertising Machine Makes Money While you sleep

Well-established, successful 30+ year old advertising and marketing franchise. Strong, national brand offering local integrated traditional & digital marketing solutions. Top rated franchise in the industry.  More info

$129,000
Cash Flow: $70,667 
Chicago, IL 
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High Volume #1 Sub Franchise Northside of Chicago, IL – Norwood Park!

Undisputed leader in fast, healthy food in the quick service restaurant industry. Easy-to-prepare tasty sandwiches & salads made-to-order using freshly baked breads, select sauces and a variety of toppings. More info

$295,000
Cash Flow: $110,255 
Chicago, IL 
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Established AdSense Network - AdSense / Affiliate Revenue

Being offered for sale is an established affiliate network consisting of the following cash flow positive web properties: Android-News-Daily.com, SmartWatchDailyNews.com, SmartPhoneNewsReviews.com, More info

$169,000
Cash Flow: $70,766 
Chicago, IL 
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Fast Casual Breakfast & Lunch Downtown Chicago - Great Hours!

Featuring 100+ hot sandwiches comprised of fresh meats, cheeses, spreads, veggies, fruits, sauces, jams and jellies on bagels, bialys, pretzel rolls and ciabatta sub rolls.Plus freshly made chili, soups and More info

$465,000
Cash Flow: $133,045 
Chicago, IL 
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Print Management Company with Reputable Clients

The company was founded in 1993 and offers a unique program that bundles toner cartridges and printer repair services for corporate clients. This subscription-based model offers flexibility and cost savings to More info

$797,542
Cash Flow: $316,612 
Chicago, IL 
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Design Mfg & Installation Material Handling Systems

Founded in 1993, This Company provides the design, fabrication and installation of sophisticated material handling systems for industrial products. These material handling systems include mezzanines, infrared More info

$9,800,000
Cash Flow: $2,934,034 
Chicago, IL 
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High Volume Supplement Amazon Store

This private listing being offered for sale has quickly become and remained a page one Supplement/neutraceutical listing on Amazon.com and has products ranked in the Top 100 Seller's list and unsolicited More info

$1,300,000
Cash Flow: $395,566 
Chicago, IL 
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Celebrity Inspired Jewelry and Accessories Destination

Being offered for sale is confidential listing that has become an established destination over 8 years for wholesale celebrity inspired jewelry and accessories. Primary revenue is generated through eCommerce More info

$189,000
Cash Flow: $55,835 
Chicago, IL 
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Easy Care Laundromat

Easy Care Laundromat at 2935 W 59th Street, is located in a densely populated area with demographics that would be the envy of any laundromat owner. This laundromat has been serving this area for two More info

$175,000
Cash Flow: $73,640 
Chicago, IL 
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Magic Spin Laundromat

Magic Spin Laundromat is located in heart of Chicago's north-west side with great demographics all around this store. This store is very well kept and features a wide verity of washers. There is a strong More info

$455,000
Cash Flow: $102,411 
Chicago, IL 
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Leavitt Laundry/Laundromat

Every once in a great while there comes an opportunity to purchase a special laundry with its own building. This is one of those special laundries. It was owned and operated for many many years by one of the More info

$195,000
Cash Flow: $17,162 
Chicago, IL 
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51st Street Laundry/Laundromat

51st Street is a heavily used east/wast street. This building sits on over 15,000 sqft of land which is excellent for parking and building expansion. This is a real good opportunity to purchase a longstanding More info

$149,000
Cash Flow: $65,000 
Chicago, IL 
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Fast Food Restaurant – Metra Ogilvie Transportation Center Foodcourt!

Currently offering salads, paninis, wraps, pita & flatbread sandwiches, soups and more. 2015 sales up over 50% year over year! Rare resale opportunity – sought after location!! Keep the current concept or make More info

$5,350,000
Cash Flow: $968,534 
Chicago, IL 
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Manufacturing Business for Sale in Chicago, Illinois

This manufacturer makes products for the U.S. Government and has been doing so for more than 40 years. Most of the products they manufacture are made from steel tubing. The owner has had this business since the More info

$1,300,000
Cash Flow: $202,266 
Chicago, IL 
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Existing and profitable Stone Fabrication and Installation Busikness

This well-established company does high end stone, tile flooring and counter installations and fabrication while maintaining excellent margins and net cash flow. Their reputation is excellent and facilities are More info

$140,000
Cash Flow: $54,987 
Chicago, IL 
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Online Educational Courses and Tutorials Resource

Being offered for sale is an educational resource offering digital downloadable courses and tutorials that are compatible with multiple platforms. Revenue is generated primarily through four large affiliate More info

$100,000
Cash Flow: $35,041 
Chicago, IL 
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eCommerce Direct To Sale Coupon Market

Being offered for sale is a 3-year-old property that has become a strong resource in the eCommerce direct to sale coupon market. Primary revenue is generated by strong affiliate sales through prime portals from More info

$1,065,000
Cash Flow: $401,000 
Chicago, IL 
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Machining Fabrication & Repair Services

The Business provides machine parts development and manufacturing along with machined parts repair services to customers in the Northwest Indiana and Chicago area. The Business was started in 1979 and has grown More info

$140,000
Chicago, IL 
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Profitable Restoration Company

Restoration services- Water Damage- Sewage Cleanup- Fire and Smoke- Mold Remediation- Disaster Respons More info

$349,000
Cash Flow: $140,000 
Chicago, IL 
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Attn Car Enthusiasts! Profitable Corvette/Classic Car Business

Here is a golden opportunity to buy a “turnkey,” premiere, Collector Car business. There are so few available, and now this rare opportunity presents itself right in the Chicago area.After more than 10 More info

$1,200,000
Cash Flow: $305,675 
Chicago, IL 
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Growing Landscaping Business w/ Stellar Reputation

The Company has been in business since 2010 and provides a variety of landscaping services, which include design and installation for new construction, privacy plantings, outdoor living rooms, pergolas, and LED More info

$795,000
Chicago, IL 
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Brew Pub Style Restaurant and Bar, outdoor seating unlike any other

INITIAL BUSINESS SUMMARYThis business has a physical space and very unique outdoor seating experience that you will not find anywhere else in the Chicago area. The outdoor seating in a custom built experience More info

$2,280,000
Cash Flow: $572,685 
Chicago, IL 
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Futures Trading Brokerage with unique Sales Engine for Sale in Chicago

The seller of this brokerage would potentially be willing to stay on as a 25-35% owner and reduce the purchase price by that amount for the right buyer/partner. He would prefer to sell the entire brokerage, but More info

$50,000
Chicago, IL 
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Design Crowdsource Website – Runs on Autopilot, Huge Growth Potential

This unique business is a highly automated graphic design crowdsourcing platform that connects freelance designers with small businesses that need graphic design projects completed, similar to the 99Designs More info

$150,000
Cash Flow: $61,073 
Chicago, IL 
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Italian Cake Design e-commerce site

Offered for sale is a 4 yr old Italian Cake Design e-commerce site. The site comes with a mailing list of 8500 subscribers and has well established presences on Facebook, Twitter, Pintrest, Google +, and Youtube More info

$1,350,000
Cash Flow: $3,403,000 
Chicago, IL 
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Wholesale fresh produce

This business is a rock solid business opportunity to run another 30 years with all systems in place. inquire for a full marketing packet. This is a business that has clients for over 30 years and excellent More info

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