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If you think Iowa is just a wind-beaten expanse of farmland, put those thoughts to rest. The Hawkeye State is rich in resources and culture, and happens to rank consistently in multiple categories as one of the best states for business. Lush parks, agricultural bounty, and economic leadership are results of the fertile landscape. It’s not a coincidence that the business headquarters for powerhouses such as Quaker Oats, Winnebago Industries, and Montgomery Ward are found in Iowa. Would-be business owners know there are also a number of great small businesses that can be found for sale in Iowa.

Des Moines is home to over 200,000 residents, but don't ignore the business growth taking place in Cedar Rapids, Davenport, Sioux City, and even Waterloo. While Agriculture and Food Services remain the top industries, Renewable Energy, Manufacturing, and Technology also contribute to the state's strong economy and business climate. For those looking to buy an Iowa business for sale, these are great places to start. Corporate income tax incentives and various resources like the Regulatory Assistance Program have helped keep Iowa within the top ten for states that are good for business. For these reasons, smart entrepreneurs are encouraged to consider established Iowa businesses that are for sale. Browse our site now to request more information! Hide description Read more

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$85,000
Ames, IA 
Existing AAMCO Transmissions Franchise for Sale Great opportunity to own an existing AAMCO Transmissions!

An exciting opportunity to own an existing car repair franchise in a growing industry! AAMCO is the world’s largest chain of transmission specialists and a leader in total car care services. AAMCO has over 675 automotive centers throughout the United States and Canada. Founded in 1962, AAMCO centers are proud to have served more than 45 More info

Ames, Iowa Auto Body and Repair Businesses for Sale
$420,000
Des Moines, IA 
Jackson Hewitt Tax Service Existing Business in Des Moines, IA 4 Storefronts, 13 Walmart Tax Kiosk Locations

Jackson Hewitt, Where Taxes Are Less Taxing TMWe have more than 600 Franchisees, 80% of them operating multiple units ranking us #13 among all multi-unit franchise brands in 2014 according to FRANdata. Franchiseranking.com has also ranked Jackson Hewitt® as the #1 Financial and Accounting Franchise during 2015.We have more than 30 years More info

Des Moines, Iowa Personal and Auto Lenders Businesses for Sale
$75,000
Cedar Rapids, IA 
Jackson Hewitt Tax Service Existing Business in Cedar Rapids, IA 5 Walmart Tax Kiosk Locations

Jackson Hewitt, Where Taxes Are Less Taxing TMWe have more than 600 Franchisees, 80% of them operating multiple units ranking us #13 among all multi-unit franchise brands in 2014 according to FRANdata. Franchiseranking.com has also ranked Jackson Hewitt® as the #1 Financial and Accounting Franchise during 2015.We have more than 30 years More info

Cedar Rapids, Iowa Personal and Auto Lenders Businesses for Sale
$15,000
Ottumwa, IA 
Jackson Hewitt Tax Kiosk Locations in Walmart Walmart Tax Kiosk Locations located in Iowa

Jackson Hewitt, Where Taxes Are Less Taxing TM We have more than 600 Franchisees, 80% of them operating multiple units ranking us #13 among all multi-unit franchise brands in 2014 according to FRANdata. Franchiseranking.com has also ranked Jackson Hewitt® as the #1 Financial and Accounting Franchise during 2015.Available locations:415 More info

Ottumwa, Iowa Personal and Auto Lenders Businesses for Sale
$39,900 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

Iowa Business Services Franchises for Sale
$749,000
Milford, IA 
Zippers Gentlemen's Club This is ONE of TWO gentlemen''s clubs in the Iowa Great Lakes area.

This is ONE of TWO gentlemen's clubs in the Iowa Great Lakes area. There will be no more licenses given for such use and once one of them closes, it cannot reopen as such. Property is offered with a 1,863 s/f Morton building that has an antique store operating out of it and pays $1,500 p/month (Full Service). The Morton building in the More info

Milford, Iowa Other Entertainment and Leisure Businesses for Sale
$45,000
Ames, IA 
Automotive Repair / Selling For Only 1X Earnings Great Lifestyle Business --- Free Rent For One Year!

This is an incredible opportunity to be your own boss AND enjoy a great lifestyle. This business affords you a great income and terrific hours so you can spend more time with your friends and family doing what you love to do. As an owner, you WILL NOT work on cars. Our Owners are high level senior decision-makers who build relationships More info

Ames, Iowa Auto Body and Repair Businesses for Sale
$120,000
Cash Flow: $37,336 
Muscatine Co., IA 
Event and Meeting Room Furniture Dropship Ecommerce Business 100% Dropship Financing available

With the huge number of convention center meeting rooms, hotel banquet rooms, classrooms, churches, government buildings and other high capacity venues across the U.S., the market to furnish these facilities is just as huge. This business offers a diverse, affordable, durable and transportable More info

Muscatine County E-Commerce and E-Tailers Businesses for Sale
$100,000 Tapout Featured Franchise

Promote Fitness, Enjoy your business & make money! Multiple Revenue Streams. More info

Iowa Health, Fitness & Beauty Franchises for Sale
Not Disclosed
Iowa 
Midwest: Land Application Services & Equipment Sales Profitable Agribusiness Immune to Crop & Equipment Market Flucuations Financing available Includes Real Estate

Sales & EBITDA above are for 2016 forecast. Historical performance and five year forecast available at website link below. This two-decade plus company specializes in providing a wide range of land application services, including wastewater reclamation and disposal, as well as selling equipment and More info

Iowa Agricultural Production Businesses for Sale
$230,000
Davenport, IA 
Established Promo Products & Embroidery Franchise Established Promo Products & Embroidery Franchise

A successful established business where literally everyone uses your products and services! A business where you can sell to a corporation that needs thousands of items for a trade show or to one person looking for a gift idea. Unheard of opportunity to buy an existing embroidery, screen/garment printing and promotional products retail More info

Davenport, Iowa Clothing and Footwear Manufacturing 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

Iowa Travel & Lodging Franchises for Sale
$170,000
Belle Plaine, IA 
Bowling center/restaurant Large lot

Priced to sell. Strong league base and community backing. We'll known for our great food. Been in business since 1959. Current owners since 2004. Building has been well maintained with lots of current updates including new roof in 2015. Large addition built in 2006 was once used for laundromat would be great space for new owners More info

Belle Plaine, Iowa Other Entertainment and Leisure Businesses for Sale
$2,200,000
Cash Flow: $707,827 
West Des Moines, IA 
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Soil Erosion Control, Hydroseeding and Silt Sock Company

This established soil erosion control business for sale is considered the “go to” company in Central Iowa. They offer different forms of soil erosion control services utilizing silt sock and silt fence More info

$1,500,000
Iowa 
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Central Iowa CPA Practice for Sale

We are pleased to offer for sale the accounts serviced by a segment of a well-established CPA firm in Central Iowa. The clients included in this sale are of high-quality, consisting of loyal individuals and More info

$99,000
Cash Flow: $32,402 
Iowa 
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Whole-Food Bakery #408

This is a well-established and successful organic whole grains bakery ready for a new owner. Established by the current owner in 1991, as a small bakery only using whole grains for bake goods such as breads, More info

$875,000
Cash Flow: $182,115 
Polk Co., IA 
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Commercial Janitorial Service - Growth Potential!

Company provides floor maintenance care for large box retail & grocery chains. Company has been in business serving a three state area since 2009. The current two owners are not involved in the actual day to More info

$25,000
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Caring Matters Featured Franchise

Take your compassion and motivation to the next level. Become a Caring Matters home care franchise owner and make a difference in your community. More info

Iowa Healthcare & Senior Care Franchises for Sale
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Iowa 
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Plastic Thermoforming & Injection

The Company specializes in custom plastic thermoforming, whose processes are a means of shaping thermoplastic sheet to conform to the contour of a mold through the use of heat and pressure, either positive or More info

$600,000
Cash Flow: $195,885 
Iowa 
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Profitable Auto Parts Store and Machine Shop

This well-established, nationally branded Auto Parts Store and Machine Shop for sale in Iowa brings local ownership together with the buying power of a brand name to the citizens of this county seat and More info

Not Disclosed
Iowa 
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Drug & Alcohol Testing

The Company provides third party administration of drug and alcohol testing programs. The Company also distributes drug screening products, provides Motor Vehicle Reports (MVRs), and offers other related More info

$295,000
Bettendorf, IA 
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Liquor store for Lease

Liquor store doing 120,000 inside sale . Owner operator can increase the business. Store sell beer , wine , liquor , tobacco , Grocery etc . 2500 Extra income from lottery , ATM . Located in busy More info

$675,000
Bettendorf, IA 
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Liquor store with property

Liquor store for sale with property doing 120,000 Inside sale . Owner operator can increase the business. Store sell Beer , Wine , Liquor , Tobacco , Grocery etc. 2,500 Extra income from lottery , ATM . More info

$70,000
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PostNet Featured Franchise

PostNet franchisees provide much needed small business print and marketing solutions. More info

Iowa Business Services Franchises for Sale
$460,000
Cash Flow: $221,755 
Iowa 
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Small Package Delivery, Courier & Warehousing Service

This is a great opportunity to own two businesses in one! This experienced package delivery company for sale in central Iowa holds long-standing contracts with business-to-business entities. They offer More info

$875,000
Cash Flow: $229,478 
Iowa 
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Specialized Health Care Staffing

This business for sale in Iowa is a nationally recognized medical staffing agency that has specialized in the recruitment and placement of therapists since 1992. Therapist positions range from occupational and More info

$592,000
Cash Flow: $230,334 
Iowa 
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SW IA Family Quick Service Franchise Restaurant For Sale

This established franchise restaurant is located in a regional hub of SW Iowa for business, education, medicine, industry and shopping. This community continues to grow and is rated as one of the states fastest More info

$600,000
Iowa 
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North Central Iowa Tax & Accounting Practice for Sale

This well-established Tax & Accounting Practice we have for sale in North Central Iowa produces annual gross revenues of approximately $552,000. The practice has been providing a range of quality tax and More info

Not Disclosed
Des Moines, IA 
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Best Offer For This Des Moines Area Carpet Cleaning Business

Owner entertaining all offers. Great carpet cleaning business for sale in central Iowa. This includes multiple accounts, a large area, all the equipment and inventory needed to have a turn key business from the More info

$49,500
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SuperGreen Solutions Featured Franchise

SuperGreen Solutions is a one-stop retail location offering energy assessment and green solutions for business and consumers. SuperGreen offers everything from LED and solar lighting, heating & cooling systems, to electric car charging stations all under one roof. More info

Iowa Business Opportunities for Sale
$450,000
Dallas Co., IA 
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Des Moines Area (Dallas County) Iowa CPA Practice for Sale

This well-established CPA practice we have available in the Des Moines area (Dallas County) Iowa has annual gross revenues of approximately $490,000. The practice has been steadily growing and provides a full More info

$140,000
Iowa 
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Newly Renovated Bar and Restaurant - Great Location

This is a non-franchise, unique restaurant and bar. They specialize in high quality food, arotating lunch menu and excellent dinner choices. The atmosphere makes it a great placeto have lunch or dinner, grab a More info

$3,100,000
Iowa 
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Hotel (DO)

A 38 room full service hotel located in a historic downtown in Iowa. The popular restaurant and lounge are leased. Underground parking is available. The hotel was built in 2001 as part of a themed cultural More info

$350,000
Iowa 
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Motel (DO)

A 36 room independent motel located in southwestern Iowa interstate highway location. Three motels within 50 miles and owned by same family are available. Contact Don Orke at Calhoun Companies, 952-831-3300. More info

Not Disclosed
Iowa 
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Flooring, Cabinets, Appliances, Countertops

The Company provides flooring, cabinets, appliances, and granite through retail sales and to home builders primarily through its two store locations. It operates from a leased showroom/warehouse (40,000 sq. ft) More info

$150,000
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Apricot Lane Boutique Featured Franchise

Apricot Lane Boutique is the leading women's fashion boutique franchise combining opportunities from the fashion and gift industries! More info

Iowa Retail Franchises for Sale
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Iowa 
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Mechanical & General Contractor for Public Institutions

The Company has provided mechanical, general contracting, electrical, controls, and service work for over three decades. It has a diverse customer base in multiple market spaces that include schools, city and More info

Not Disclosed
Iowa 
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Land Application Services, Equipment & Part Sales

This two-decade company specializes in providing a wide range of land application services, as well as selling equipment and parts primarily to the agricultural industry. With a superior reputation, expanding More info

$599,000
Cash Flow: $193,832 
Iowa 
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Little Caesars 3 units, Midwest

Little Caesar's is one of the largest and fastest the growing pizza carry-out chains in the world with restaurants on five continents. Restaurant experience is preferred. Franchisor requires a minimum of More info

Not Disclosed
Iowa 
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Appliance and HVAC Repair

Founded over fifty years ago, this company has expanded and maintained its market share by pricing each service offering competitively, with considerations for type of repair or installation service, time More info

$125,000
Iowa 
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Priced to Sell! Profitable Car Audio & Aftermarket Shop for Sale

Motivated Sellers! This is a great opportunity to buy an established, profitable business for sale. This turn-key, well respected car audio/ aftermarket shop is located in Quad Cities, Iowa. The current owners More info

$98,000
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Brickleys Property Solutions Featured Franchise

Brickleys Property Solutions: The Best System For Success in Real Estate Property Management. More info

Iowa Business Services Franchises for Sale
$320,000
Cash Flow: $180,443 
Iowa 
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Corporate Event Planning & Management Business

Profitable, Full Service, Event consulting, production and management company with 30years in the industry: the business uses extensive resources and uniquely creative ideasto help take corporate events, galas More info

$445,000
Iowa 
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Gas station for sale

Branded gas station doing 70,000 inside sale and 34,000 gallons and there is no gas contract . Store sells beer , wine , liquor , grocery , cigarettes , tobacco etc. Call AJ 916-995-0783 for more More info

$1,100,000
Iowa 
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Branded gas station for sale

Branded gas station doing 130,000 inside sale per month and 70,000 gallons per month .There is no gas contract. Store sells Beer , Wine , Liquor , Grocery , Cigarettes , Tobacco etc. Call AJ More info

$425,000
Iowa 
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Gas station for sale

Branded gas station doing 55,000 inside sale per month and 42,000 gallons per month .There is no gas contract. Store sells Beer , Wine , Liquor , Grocery , Cigarettes , Tobacco etc. Call AJ More info

$625,000
Iowa 
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Liquor store for sale

High volume liquor store doing 95,000 inside sale per month . Absentee owner . Excellent location . No major competition. 3,000 sqft store size. Great condition . Owner operator can increase the sale.Very  More info

$110,000
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Meineke Car Care Centers Featured Franchise

From oil changes to brakes, our complete car care model provides consumers with high quality services at affordable prices. With nearly 1,000 franchises, Meineke continues to be one of the most trusted brands in auto repair! More info

Iowa Automotive Franchises for Sale
$200,000
Iowa 
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Liquor store for lease

High volume liquor store doing 95,000 inside sale per month . Absentee owner . Excellent location . No major competition. 3,000 sqft store size. Great condition . Rent 3,000 per month . Owner operator can More info

$145,000
Iowa 
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Gas station for lease

Unbranded gas station doing 70,000 inside sale and 34,000 gallons and there is no gas contract . Store sells beer , wine , liquor , grocery , cigarettes , tobacco etc. Rent 3500 per month. Call AJ More info

$175,000
Iowa 
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gas station for lease

Unbranded gas station doing 80,000 inside sale and 40,000 gallons per month . There is no gas contract.Store sells Beer , Wine , Liquor , Grocery , Cigarettes , Tobacco etc. Rent 4000 per month. More info

$250,000
Iowa 
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Gas station for lease

Unbranded gas station doing 130,000 inside sale per month and 70,000 gallons per month .There is no gas contract. Store sells Beer , Wine , Liquor , Grocery , Cigarettes , Tobacco etc. Rent 7,000 per More info

$150,000
Iowa 
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Gas station for lease

Unbranded gas station doing 55,000 inside sale per month and 42,000 gallons per month .There is no gas contract. Store sells Beer , Wine , Liquor , Grocery , Cigarettes , Tobacco etc. Rent 3000 per More info

$189,000
Cash Flow: $77,000 
Ames, IA 
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Fun to Own, Specialty Retail Shop - Ames, IA

Attention nature enthusiasts – here is your chance to own a profitable nature store and supply business and allow you to enhance lives and build relationships with your customers and your community.This 17 year More info

$52,500
Polk Co., IA 
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Bar with Patio For Sale

Well established bar/grill with patio for sale. Bar has been around for 20+ years. Pool leagues. Here is your opportunity to get into the bar business for only $60K. Possible contract with a minimum of 50% More info

$215,000
Cash Flow: $86,409 
Iowa 
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PROFITABLE TREE SERVICE #181

This growing business serves a radius of 30-50 miles. They are one of the major tree service businesses in the area providing services to cut, trim and remove stumps of all types of tree and foliage growth. The More info

$115,500
Cash Flow: $56,183 
Iowa 
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Shoe Store Retail

This is a rare opportunity to own a profitable Retail Shoe Store in a great community inNortheast Iowa. This business has had consistent sales and profits for years. The familyrun shoe store is a staple of the More info

Not Disclosed
Iowa 
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Private Duty Home Health Company

Private pay, private duty agency that care for people in their home. From companionship services to skilled care, from homemakers to nurses, from one hour a day to 24 hours a day. Very successful company, More info

$250,000
Atlantic, IA 
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Egg Harbor Township C Liquor License

C Liquor License located in Atlantic County, NJ. This license, when in operation, was used as a broad C. Transferable anywhere in township over a 45,000 population. For any further questions, please contact More info

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