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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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$45,000
Ames, IA 
1 Year Free Rent, Selling For Only 1X Earnings Established Business. One Year Free Rent!

SERIOUSLY MOTIVATED SELLER!! Seller willing to give a qualified buyer ONE (1) Year FREE RENT! Seller is currently 100% absentee yet pays a manager $50k! Take daily control of the operation yourself and you’ll walk into a business which is likely to make you up to $100k in the first year with some reduction in staff and the rent More info

Ames, Iowa Auto Body and Repair Businesses 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
$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
$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
$34,900
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Above Grade Level Featured Franchise

Unique mobile opportunity - State approved curriculums, customized for each child, guaranteed results. Complete support, no educational experience required. More info

Iowa Children's Franchises for Sale
$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

$275,000
Iowa 
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Turn-Key Promotional Products & Embroidery Business For Sale

This is a great opportunity to buy a turn-key embroidery, screen/garment printing and promotional products retail business that offers a large, diverse client base- including corporations, public & private 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

$100,000
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GoTelecare Featured Franchise

GoTelecare has created the most comprehensive telehealth video consultation and medical billing services for healthcare services organizations. More info

Iowa Health, Fitness & Beauty Franchises for Sale
$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

$300,000
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Anchor Bar Featured Franchise

The Anchor Bar created The Original Buffalo Wing in 1964 and now 50 years later serves more than 70,000 pounds of chicken per month. Their bottled wing sauce now retails in over 5,000 supermarkets worldwide The Anchor Bar is a landmark in Buffalo and is a destination for Buffalo visitors. More info

Iowa Food & Restaurant Franchises for Sale
$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

$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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Iowa 
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Highly Scalable Ancillary Health Insurance Broker

In operation for nearly 20 years, this company mainly provides ancillary health insurance vision plans for associations, employers groups, and insurance companies. As an insurance broker based in the Midwest, More info

$199,000
Coralville, IA 
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Auntie Anne’s Pretzel Franchise Inside Bustling Mall

This Auntie Anne’s Pretzels is located within a popular Mall located in Coralville, IA. The Coral Ridge Mall has over 110 specialty shops and is conveniently located off the Interstate attracting roughly 10 More info

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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

$75,000
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New Uses® Featured Franchise

Own a New Uses home dcor & furniture resale store, and take advantage of the Hot, High Gross-Profit-Margin Resale industry. More info

Iowa Retail Franchises for Sale
$250,000
Bremer Co., IA 
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Luxury Boat Manufacturer

Boat manufacturing equipment & processes to build a high end custom 41 foot luxury cat boat. These assets are an incredible opportunity to setup manufacturing in the location you desire. The state of the art More info

$250,000
Cash Flow: $32,960 
Fort Dodge, IA 
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Fort Dodge Convenience Stores, Two Locations Included in sale price

Sale includes two well-established convenience stores in Fort. Dodge, IA specializing in the sale of beer, soda, tobacco products, snacks, and lottery tickets. Both locations also are can redemption centers.  More info

$399,000
Cash Flow: $147,599 
Davenport, IA 
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Two Dairy Queen - Orange Julius Businesses for sale

There is an accepted offer pending contingencies on these stores. Will close or not by June 6th. These two Dairy Queen Orange Julius businesses for sale are located in high-traffic mall locations about fifteen More info

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Cash Flow: $175,000 
Iowa 
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Pharmacy in Iowa

Long standing, profitable pharmacy in Iowa. Owner is looking to retire. Annual sales of over $2.6 Million and filling over 36,000 prescriptions per year. Inventory is approximately $200,000. 2015 income to 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

$30,000
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The Brake Squad Featured Franchise

As a mobile service, we eliminate the inconvenience and time it takes to get the brakes repaired on a vehicle by coming to customers Directly. More info

Iowa Automotive Franchises for Sale
$310,000
Iowa 
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North Central Iowa CPA Practice for Sale

This well-established CPA practice for sale in North Central Iowa has annual gross revenues of approximately $300,000. The practice has a solid reputation within the community for providing quality tax and More info

$40,000
Cash Flow: $6,688 
Iowa 
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Eco-Friendly Ink and Toner Replacement & Printing Services

This business offers printers, services and eco-friendly ink & toner for all major brands ofprinters, copiers, fax and postage machines. This includes HP, Epson, Canon, Brother,Lexmark, Dell and Samsung. They More info

$875,000
Cash Flow: $230,808 
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

$54,000
Cash Flow: $58,248 
Waukee, IA 
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H's Pho - Vietnamese Restaurant

Restaurant specializing in authentic Vietnamese cuisine. The original Vietnamese recipes are used daily to prepare the delicious meals served to the continually growing customer base. The unmistakable flavor More info

$119,000
Cash Flow: $60,359 
West Des Moines, IA 
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Profitable Learning Center in West Des Moines

Own a business that makes a difference.. This is a profitable learning center with tax return numbers to prove it.The need for professional tutoring services continues to grow.As the sheer number of students 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

Iowa Home Services Franchises for Sale
$75,000
Cash Flow: $28,732 
Iowa 
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Eco-Friendly Ink, Toner Replacement, Printing

This industry leading, recognized brand name with excellent reputation offers printers,services and eco-friendly ink and toner for all major brands of printers, copiers, fax andpostage machines. This includes More info

Not Disclosed
Iowa 
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Medicare & Medicaid Certified Home Health Company

Medicare and Medicaid certified Home Healthcare provider with growing revenues. Great opportunity to buy a company that has grown 150% in the last 12 months. It's turn-key and running well. Fully staffed with More info

$125,000
Cash Flow: $47,580 
Iowa 
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Metal Gate Manufacturing For Sale

This is a great business for a Welding Shop looking for production work. Seller has been in business for 40 years. Product is well known and respected in the industry. Web site drives traffic and sales to the More info

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Iowa 
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Well-Established Floor Covering & Installation Company-Iowa

The Company full-service commercial floor covering and installation service company serving commercial customers. provides full-service design and installation for customers of all types and sizes, including More info

$225,000
Davenport, IA 
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Established, Profitable Once Upon A Child Franchise

Once Upon A Child has been providing families in the Quad City area a fun and convenient place to buy and sell gently used kids clothing, toys and equipment since opening in August 2008. The staff is well More info

$100,000
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Commission Express Featured Franchise

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

Iowa Business Services Franchises for Sale
$552,000
Cash Flow: $63,107 
Iowa 
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Automotive Repair - NW Iowa

This auto-repair business provides car repair services to include; exhaust, brakes, shocks, under-car repair and custom pipe bending. The business works on foreign, domestic, customs, street rods, buses, More info

$190,000
Cash Flow: $59,378 
Iowa 
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Profitable Print Shop 0348

MOTIVATED SELLER!!!!!!Excellent opportunity to acquire a well-established print shop that has been serving its community since 1972. The company has developed an extensive, loyal customer base due to its More info

$90,000
Polk Co., IA 
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Restaurant For Sale

Excellent opportunity to own a restaurant in Downtown Des Moines, Iowa. Currently an Asian restaurant but can be converted to any style. Brand new equipment. Asset sale!Restaurant has a drive-thru! More info

$3,500,000
Cash Flow: $348,000 
Iowa 
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Manufacturing Co.-Designs&Fabricates Architectural,Industrial Products

Since its founding 25 years ago, the company has created more than 10,000 specialty projects worldwide for venues such as children’s hospitals, hotels and casinos, schools and universities, places of worship, More info

$280,000
Cash Flow: $100,050 
Montgomery Co., IA 
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Only 2 ½ Days per Week Vet Practice in Southwest Iowa

No down payment for a turnkey operation! The current DVM works only about 2 ½ days per week and is selling this fully staffed clinic in order to retire. Established in 1970 in Montgomery County, Iowa, this vet More info

$25,000
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Star Nursing Featured Franchise

Star Nursing, Inc. is a premier healthcare staffing agency in the United States and Canada. Our mission is to provide excellence by ensuring delivery of the most experienced and competent health care professionals to our clients facilities. More info

Iowa Business Services Franchises for Sale
$2,100,000
Cash Flow: $348,044 
Iowa 
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Iowa Tool & Die Manufacturing Metal Products

DESCRIPTIONThis Iowa tool and die business with over 1.9M in assets included in the purchase is a well-established metal fabricator located between Des Moines and Sioux City. A bank loan can be entirely More info

$225,000
Iowa 
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Northeast Iowa Dental Practice for Sale

Gross Income 2014 $370,745 2014 Net Income = $173,902PRICE REDUCED! Asking $225,000For 25 years, this General Dental practice has continued to provide quality service and care for its patients. It is located in More info

$895,000
Iowa 
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NW Iowa C-Store with Automated Car Wash

This branded convenience store is located on a frontage road just off of the primary business district and offers 2 products of gasoline and one diesel product under canopy covered islands.The store has More info

$655,000
Cash Flow: $129,152 
Iowa 
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Audio Visual Sales & Service

Company is a one stop solution for anything and everything audio/video for your home, auto, business, or event venue. Automobile solutions are factory certified and include security, remote start and audio More info

$75,000
Cash Flow: $4,400 
Iowa 
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Salon and Spa Business in Iowa For Sale

A great opportunity to own a profitable salon and spa. This 33-year established business is in a newly remodeled salon with 10 chairs. It is a perfect opportunity to own a turnkey salon with great potential More info

$50,000
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ARCpoint Labs Featured Franchise

Join the fastest growing medical testing franchise in the US. This is truly an executive B2B business model in the explosive lab testing and medical screening industry. More info

Iowa Health, Fitness & Beauty Franchises for Sale
$110,000
Cash Flow: $82,228 
Cass Co., IA 
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Tire and Service Shop in Local Community

Turnkey tire and service shop in a friendly town between Omaha and Des Moines. This tire and auto shop has been in operation since 1986, with the current owner in place since 2008. With 5 hoists and room to More info

$290,000
Cash Flow: $49,427 
Iowa 
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Successful Family-Style Restaurant

This restaurant in Central Iowa has been family-owned for the past twenty-five years. Its reputation for good food and friendly service make it a staple for the loyal clientele. A seasoned staff and move-in More info

Not Disclosed
Cash Flow: $125,352 
Iowa 
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NE Iowa-based Outdoor Power Equipment Sales

This retail outlet is a leading seller of top name-brand outdoor power equipment for home and commercial use within its area. It also has a large inventory of home consumer power equipment and event furnishings 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

Not Disclosed
Iowa 
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U.S. Designer, Manufacturer & Distributor - Road Profiling

The Company is a leading designer, manufacturer, and distributor of road profiling and measuring equipment, including profilographs, road profilers, texture profilers, and texture meters. The Company is at the More info

$129,000
Cash Flow: $84,873 
Linn Co., IA 
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Newly Remodeled Well Established Restaurant For Sale

This is a true gem, a well established restaurant that has been recently remodeled and sits at the center of the downtown business district. This prime location enjoys a robust regular customer base that More info

$299,000
Davenport, IA 
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East Village's Ubriaco's Trattoria For Sale

Formerly Ubriaco's Trattoria Italian Restaurant at the corner of Mound and 11th Street in the Village of East Davenport. The corner location has been an iconic destination for over a century. Mound Street More info

$250,000
Cash Flow: $68,000 
Iowa 
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The Location to Expand Your Killer Restaurant Concept

Successful operators will be able to quickly size up this opportunity as beneficial in their portfolio, or not. More info

$2,200,000
Cash Flow: $693,380 
West Des Moines, IA 
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Established Erosion & Sediment Control Company

This established business is considered as the “go to” company in Central Iowa for erosion and sediment control services utilizing silt sock and silt fence installation, job site stabilization through More info

$975,000
Cash Flow: $236,000 
Polk Co., IA 
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Little Caesars Pizza Franchises For Sale

Three locations in Central Iowa. Turnkey opportunity. Absentee owned. More info

$4,000,000
Cash Flow: $1,089,601 
Iowa 
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Profitable DME for Sale CH-1293-BA

This is a growing, well-run Durable Medical Equipment business with 4 locations in small Midwest towns. Together with the locations they do a very good online business. They carry a full range of home medical More info

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$20,000 Relocation Strategies

Relocation Strategies franchise opportunity is unlike any other offering available on the market today and provides unparalleled ROI possibilities. Our business model is indispensable in any region and we have almost no direct competition within the industry. More info

Iowa Business Services Franchises for Sale
$200,000 HippoHopp

Atlanta areas truly premier green indoor playground and birthday party center for children up to age 12. More info

Iowa Children's Franchises for Sale
$75,000 Kid to Kid

Kid to Kid is an award winning upscale resale store franchise. The childrens market is huge, and with more than 40 million children under the age of 13 it continues to grow. With 20+ years of experience and more than 100 stores, the Kid to Kid model has proven successful in both up and down economies. More info

Iowa Children's Franchises for Sale
PortraitEFX

The timing couldn't possibly be better to join PortraitEFX and enter the world of professional photography. The new era of digital imaging and the PortraitEFX system for training, marketing, business development and support has opened a tremendous opportunity for individuals who have a passion for photography and want to make a very good living doing something they love to do. More info

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