Brad Barnett


Phone: Show Phone Number

Fax: 615-269-4232

Contact Broker

Please confirm you're not a robot

2409 Hillsboro Road, Suite 101
Nashville, Tennessee 37217 (View Map)

About the Company

Established in 1993, the licensed professionals of BFS®, a childcare and school brokerage and consulting firm, are here to help you buy, sell, finance, evaluate or improve your childcare company or school in 42 U.S. states. References and a list of our Recent Transactions are always available for your review. BFS has a long-standing A+ Rating with the Better Business Bureau, and we are a member/friend of the following childcare organizations:

NCCA--National Child Care Association
NNCC--National Network for Child Care
ACEI--Association for Childhood Education International
The Children's Foundation
NAFCC--National Association for Family Child Care

BFS® is in the business of assisting you in buying, selling, financing, or improving your childcare or early education company. Whether you are in the middle of Manhattan or America's heartland, we are here to help. BFS®, Barnett Real Estate Services, Inc., is a licensed real estate brokerage firm with brokers and lenders available throughout the contiguous United States with the exception of the following states: FL, ME, MT, ND, SD, and WY.

BFS® Mission Statement: Be the all too rare, integrity-based, high performance, results-driven specialty brokerage firm that earns client endorsements, employee pride, partner confidence, and competitor respect.

** Referral Fees Paid.

Broker Biography

Brad Barnett (800) 467-1774


Established in 1993, the licensed and experienced professionals of BFS® are here to help you with your childcare company, preschool, Montessori school, private elementary or special needs school.

Services Provided

We will help you buy, sell, finance, evaluate or improve a childcare company, preschool, or Montessori School. ** Referral Fees Paid.

Areas Served

  • Davidson, TN
  • Business For Sale Listings

    Cash Flow: $18,877 
    North Carolina 
    View Details 
    #01145--NC Great Property and Childcare Business for Sale.

    #01145--NC: Buy this profitable childcare business, real estate, $463K in revenue, all of the furniture, fixtures and equipment for less than the appraised value of the real estate alone. This center can be much more profitable. The current owner delegates attention to other holdings. Financing available with 10% down for qualified buyers. Any knowledgeable buyer will see the obvious cost overruns in the amount of 15% or more. This is a genuine find for a turnaround. More info

    Cash Flow: $111,123 
    Westfield, MA 
    View Details 
    01206--MA Buy this Childcare...Make $100K+ While Employee Manages Ops

    #01206--MA: *****17.4% increase in revenue over last year.*****Employee Management in place.*****Private Pay Clientele*****Verified Income*****Real Estate for sale or lease pending buyer qualifications.*****Facility is exceptionally well-maintained.*****Seller wants to retire.*****Stable staff*****Established reputation in the market.*****Financing available with as little as 10% down. More info

    Cash Flow: $174,780 
    Fairfield Co., CT 
    View Details 
    #01226--CT Childcare Earning $175K a Year With Employee Mgmt in Place

    *****Private pay clientele.*****Established, waiting list, room for growth.*****Exceptionally stable long-term staff.*****Approximately an hour from NYC and Hartford, CT.*****Seller ready to retire.*****Real estate available for lease. Lease rate expected to be the same or lower than seller's rate. More info

    Cash Flow: $160,993 
    View Details 
    #01050--TX Childcare Center Making $160K. Employees Manage Daily Ops

    #01050--TX*****Well-established, award winning center with full staffing in place.*****Owner ready to retire.*****Exceptionally well-equipped.*****Solid track record.*****Above average real estate. More info

    Cash Flow: $4,241,353 
    United States 
    View Details 
    #0121423--MWR Childcare Company--$11.6M in Verified Revenue.

    #0121423--MWR: Established and fast growing childcare company in the Mid-West Region of the US.*****Great reputation and $4.2M in EBITDA.*****Real estate available for lease.*****Original cost of Furniture, Fixtures & Equipment (included in sale) is $2,532,414. More info

    Cash Flow: $101,317 
    Ellington, CT 
    View Details 
    #0111417CT--$1.5M in Revenue...$101K EBITDA....Non-Owner Mgmt in Place

    #0111417--CT*****Lower Price / Higher Revenue*****Private pay clientele*****Employee Management in place. *****Seller wants to retire*****Buy with as little as 10% down subject to buyer qualifications.*****Real estate for sale or lease.*****Dominant in market. More info

    Cash Flow: $116,032 
    View Details 
    01213-WI Childcare $116-147K EBITDA w/in 30 minutes of Green Bay, WI

    #01213--WI: Seller ready to retire from the industry.*****Center has exceptional track record to go with consistent profits.*****Real estate is available for purchase or lease pending buyer qualifications.*****Private Pay Clientele*****Expenses kept in check*****Above average employee benefit plan.*****Stable staff. More info

    Cash Flow: $75,423 
    Asheville Area, NC 
    View Details 
    01082--NC Profitable Childcare For Sale--Material Upside.

    Profitable*****Daily operations are managed by non-owner, employees.*****There are several opportunities to increase enrollment and profits that current owner chooses not to implement.*****Beautiful Area.*****50% Referral Fees Paid.***** More info

    East Detroit, MI 
    View Details 
    #01113MI--Buy Profitable Childcare Co. for $500K Under Appraisal

    *****Appraised for $1.5M....will sell everything for $900,000*****Commercial property with many uses.*****Private pay clientele.*****Financial results verified by tax return and detailed portfolio.*****New, experienced director inserted in 2016 More info

    Cash Flow: $147,349 
    View Details 
    #01119--IL Profitable, Staff Managed Child Care Center For Sale

    *****Six figure income while employees manage daily operations.*****Well established.*****Earnings increased slightly in 2015 over 2014. Results verified by tax return.*****Real estate can be purchased or leased.*****Very profitable but has room to improve margins.***** More info

    Cash Flow: $225,082 
    Decatur, GA 
    View Details 
    01146--GA Atlanta Childcare Center Earning $225,000 Annually For Sale.

    #01146--GA*****Established, consistent earnings verified by tax return...nearly all of earnings on the front page of tax return.*****Non-owner, employee director in place.*****Real estate appraised September 2015.*****Owner wants to retire.***** More info

    Wapping, CT 
    View Details 
    01200--CT Childcare with Out of State Owner Needs More Local Owner

    #01200--CT*****This Operating Childcare Center has enrollment, staffing and real estate.....everything necessary to operate a professional center. The owner has many investments in other areas, but this one doesn't fit logistically. This center can be purchased for the appraised value of the real estate and a discounted price of the equipment. Detailed portfolio and 10% down financing available to qualified buyers. More info

    Cash Flow: $240,824 
    Memphis, TN 
    View Details 
    0117275--SER--Childcare Co For Sale--$2M Revenue and $241K Earnings

    #0117275--SER: *****Childcare Company for sale with flexible terms and structure...centers can be purchased together or separately.*****Employee management team in place.*****Seller wants to sell last centers and retire. More info

    Cash Flow: $841,419 
    United States 
    View Details 
    0113036MWR--$800K in Earnings--Established Childcare Company For Sale.

    #0113036MWR*****Daily operations managed by non-owner employees.*****Company is well-organized and prepped for divestiture / acquisition.*****Real estate can be purchased / leased. More info

    Cash Flow: $137,708 
    View Details 
    01154KY--Childcare Making $137K a Year While Employees Manage Ops.

    01154KY*****Results verified by tax return.*****Cash Flow Adjusted for Real Estate Mortgage.*****Employee director with proven track record.*****Facility is well maintained.*****Over due for a tuition increase.*****Approximately 80 miles north of Lexington and Louisville.*****Owner prefers to sell real estate, but leasing options are available for qualified buyers / tenants. Financing with 10% down for qualified buyers. More info

    Cash Flow: $107,372 
    View Details 
    01163--OH Owners Moving Out of State--School for Sale.

    #01163OH.*****Buy this childcare business for less than two time earnings. Center managed by non-owner employees.*****Owner does not live in the area.*****Center has been consistently profitable****Relatively large center with room for expansion.*****Highly rated by the state.*****Real estate for sale / lease. More info

    Cash Flow: $137,444 
    View Details 
    01171--GA Atlanta Childcare Ctr Earning $137K EBITDA / $220K EBITDAR

    #01171GA--Atlanta Area--This center produces $1MM+ in revenues and $137K earnings (EBITDA)*****Owner travels two-plus months of the year.*****Well established.*****Mostly Private pay clientele.*****Employees manage nearly all of operations.*****Tuition rates haven't been increased in three years.*****Room for growth.*****Owner prefers to sell real estate. More info

    Cash Flow: $115,060 
    Union Co., NJ 
    View Details 
    #01142NJ--Childcare Center Pays $150K to $200K to Buyer Annually.

    #01142NJ*****Lower Price***** $947K Revenue, $115K to buyer when employees manage daily operations...$163K to buyer / director.*****100% private pay clientele.*****Very clean set of books.*****Owner wants to retire.*****Less than an hour from NYC, Newark and Morristown, NJ.*****Real estate for sale.*****Room for expansion. More info

    Cash Flow: $91,789 
    View Details 
    01168PA--Revenues Increased 35% Over Last Two Tax Returns

    #01168PA*****Dominant Center in Smaller Market Serving Mostly Private Pay Clientele.*****Genuine teaching center*****Real estate for sale or lease***** More info

    Cash Flow: $393,447 
    United States 
    View Details 
    #01099100--SER $2.4MM Revenue, $601K EBITDAR & Employee Mgmt in Place

    #01099100--SER: Normalized occupancy cost...Anticipated Buyer EBITDA is $367,396 with only 15% down payment.*****100% private pay clientele.*****Employee management team in place.*****EBITDA OF $393,447 made from three items...very clean financials.*****2016 expected to be better than 2015...current market value based on 2015 results.*****Professional facilities.*****Location in southeastern city.*****Real estate can be purchased or leased pending buyer qualifications. More info

    Cash Flow: $100,264 
    Will Co., IL 
    View Details 
    01083--IL Earnings (EBITDA) of $111K, $127K and $154K last three yrs.

    #01083IL*****This Chicago suburb childcare center consistently earns over $100K a year*****Owner wants to retire.*****Real estate lease and Seller Financing considered on case by case basis.*****Lower Price. More info

    Cash Flow: $71,312 
    Licking Co., OH 
    View Details 
    01073OH $100K in EBITDA For Owner/Director. $70K w Employee Mgmt.

    #01073--OH*****The Owner of this center wants to retire.*****This Columbus area center is well-established with 70% private pay clientele.*****The center is qualified for the Federal Food Program but is not enrolled so there should be material additional profits with enrollment.*****Real estate can be purchased or leased pending buyer qualifications. Lease is provided by BFS REIT.*****Complete due diligence portfolio / due diligence material provided to qualified buyers. More info

    Cash Flow: $31,810 
    Davidson Co., NC 
    View Details 
    #01205-NC Profitable Childcare w Exceptional Upside Little Downside

    #01205--NC--*****Price is $351,000 Under market value and $265,000 Under the appraised real estate value alone. *****Seller selling last center of a group to retire.*****This is a large, highly rated, slightly profitable childcare center in the area of Charlotte, Winston-Salem and Greensboro, NC.*****Get profitable business, all furniture, fixtures and equipment and exceptional real estate.*****Non-owner director manages daily operations.*****At this price, the center has great upside potential with very little downside risk. Detailed portfolio provided to qualified buyers. More info

    View Details 
    01196--AR Buy Real Estate and Equipment and Get Business for Free.

    01196--AR ***** Center located approximately 30 minutes northeast of Little Rock, AR.*****Small center is operating near breakeven....three more children enrolled makes the center profitable with considerable upside.*****Mostly private pay clientele.*****Long track record, but needs fresh eyes.*****If you buy the real estate for appraised value and the furniture, fixtures and equipment at discounted price, you start with a center that is more than half full instead of starting from scratch. More info

    Cash Flow: $27,181 
    View Details 
    01199--TN Buy Real Estate & Get Business Revenue of $448K Almost Free

    #01199--TN*****Down payment as low as 10%*****Mostly private pay clientele.*****Seller wants to retire.*****Seller prefers to sell real estate, but leasing of real estate possible pending business buyer qualifications.*****2017 appraisal for real estate provided.*****Opportunity for material decreases in expenses.*****Owner / Director Makes $54K based on 2017 results. More info

    Cash Flow: $96,960 
    View Details 
    01140--IL Childcare Earning Nearly $100K a Year While Employees Manage

    #01140-IL*****Center managed by non-owner, employees.*****Primarily private pay clientele.*****Less than 30 minutes from St. Louis.*****Room for expansion.*****Owner retiring.*****Real estate appraised...available for sale or lease.*****Financing available with as little as 10% down for qualified buyers. More info

    Contact Broker
    Please confirm you're not a robot