Ben Alvarado

Houston Business Associates

Phone: Show Phone Number

Fax: 832-408-7450

Contact Broker

Please confirm you're not a robot

950 Echo Lane, Suite 200
Houston, Texas 77024 (View Map)

About the Company

Houston Business Associates has over 6 years helping sellers and buyers. We pride ourselves on being responsive and delivering personalized service. We're Houston based business brokers that provide both business sales and commercial real estate services.

Houston Business Associates is focused on the sale of businesses in the Greater Houston area.

Broker Biography

Ben Alvarado (832) 794-1325


Owner and Managing Broker of Houston Business Associates. A native Houstonian, Ben has more than 18 years of business experience in a variety of industries including Insurance, Real Estate and Business Brokerage arenas. As a current business broker, Ben has valued and/or sold many businesses ranging in size from $50,000 to $30 million. Being bilingual in English and Spanish, he has the ability to serve diverse clientele. Ben holds a Bachelor’s Degree from the University of Houston, a Real Estate license and is member of the International Business Brokers Association (IBBA) and the Texas Association of Business Brokers (TABB).

Services Provided

Purchase and sale of businesses in the $50K to $30 Million market value range
Purchase and sale of businesses in all Industries
Commercial real estate sales

Areas Served

  • Harris, TX
  • Fort Bend, TX
  • Brazoria, TX
  • Montgomery, TX
  • Galveston, TX
  • Professional Affiliations

    Bachelor of Business Administration - Business Management
    Licensed Texas Real Estate Salesperson
    Member Texas Association of Business Brokers
    Member International Business Brokers Association
    Member M&A Source

    Business For Sale Listings

    Katy, TX 
    Turnkey and Well Established Hair Salon in Katy, TX Awesome Growth Potential!

    This incredible salon is located in an exceptional area with easy access to major highways . This salon has been in business for over 15 years and continues to maintain a dedicated and growing client base. The modern and recently renovated decor has an upscale interior that must be seen. Space has 1,500 square feet with 8 hair styling stations, 4 hair washing stations, 2 pedicure/manicure chairs and 1 room for waxing, facials, etc. There are currently 4 stylists, 1 barber and 1 esthetician. 2019 estimated sales are $130,000. Seller is motivated. Great growth opportunity! More info

    Cash Flow: $441,265 
    Houston, TX 
    View Details 
    Turnkey & Very Profitable Used Car Dealership - EXCLUSIVE NICHE

    One of a kind opportunity! This profitable independent car dealership is located in West Houston and specializes in only late model vehicles and a particular client base. Founded in 2014, this place has been generating high revenues on a part-time basis. Business stocks between 20-30 vehicles at one time and sells most of them within 30 days. Inventory is not purchased at auctions like most used car dealerships. Massive growth potential for anyone who wants to devote the time and energy into expanding the business! More info

    Cash Flow: $127,284 
    Houston, TX 
    View Details 
    Turnkey & Profitable Fire Protection Equipment Business

    This profitable fire protection equipment business has been established more than 20 years in same Houston, TX location. Business holds a Type A Fixed System License that allows them to install, certify and service all pre-engineered fixed fire extinguishing systems and portable extinguishers. Customer type is mainly restaurants but they can serve most businesses. Revenue breakdown is about 70% repair/service and 30% new installations. Great opportunity to increase sales! More info

    Cash Flow: $360,000 
    Houston, TX 
    View Details 
    Upscale & Very Profitable Latin Cuisine Restaurant in Prime Location!

    This popular and highly profitable South American restaurant is located in the Houston, TX area. Location is prime and is found in one of the best upscale locations in the city.Restaurant serves the highest quality of ingredients and meats. A variety of dishes are served such as steaks, chicken, pastas, salads, seafood and more. Exceptional liquor, wine and beer selections complement the great food.The business is very busy with 36 full time and part time employees to manage all the traffic. Restaurant is open Monday thru Sunday with brunch, lunch and dinner options. This is a great opportunity for new ownership to take this restaurant to the next level! Please complete the NDA on my website More info

    Cash Flow: $314,000 
    Galveston Co., TX 
    View Details 
    Turnkey Jewelry Business in Bay Area - STOREFRONT & ONLINE

    Well reviewed and established jewelry, gold and diamond business. This family run store is located on very busy street in the bay area. They BUY & SELL all types of gold, coins, silver, diamonds and jewelry. In addition, they replace watch batteries & repair jewelry pieces. Rolex and other high end watches are sold and serviced here as well. About 60% of the jewelry sold is new and 40% is used. Besides the storefront, revenues are also generated on eBay. eBay store and FF&E are included in asking price. Great opportunity to increase sales! More info

    Cash Flow: $354,333 
    Houston, TX 
    View Details 
    Turnkey & Very Profitable Lighting Retail Store - EXCLUSIVE PRODUCTS

    This highly profitable business has been established in Houston, TX more than 20 years in the same location. They specialize in high end crystal chandeliers and other fine lighting products. Products are made of Swarovski and Asfour crystals and are 24K gold or chrome plated. The business also performs the delivery and installation. Margins are at least 60%. This is due to the owner's EXCLUSIVE Chinese manufacturer relationship. Orders are placed 2-3 times a year direct from Hong Kong. New ownership can easily expand the product lines. More info

    Cash Flow: $40,000 
    Houston, TX 
    View Details 
    Turnkey & Established Asian Buffet with Growth Opportunity!

    This highly popular Asian Buffet with great reviews has been established in the same Southwest Houston, TX location since 2003 with same ownership. Business is open 7 days a week and is located in a shopping center on a heavily traveled road. A great variety of Asian foods are served including beef, pork, chicken, goat and seafood dishes. A large portion of revenue comes from catering. This spacious restaurant is 3,000 square feet with capacity of 110 people. This is a great opportunity to expand the business! More info

    Cash Flow: $184,000 
    Houston, TX 
    View Details 
    Turnkey & Profitable Catering Company with Superbowl Clients!!

    This multi-award winning Houston based catering business has been established in the Houston area since the late 90's. Their team has more than 30 years of combined experience in five-star hotels, restaurants and other catering companies. They're the preferred caterers in Houston’s most beautiful special event venues. Notable events include serving NBA and NFL executives at several Superbowl and NBA All-Star gatherings. Customer concentration is approximately 70% weddings and 30% corporate events. Their menu choices are no less extraordinary. They have menus for weddings, corporate, social, special and holiday events. Food choices are very diverse and include poultry, beef, seafood, salads, More info

    Cash Flow: $250,000 
    Houston, TX 
    View Details 
    Turnkey and Profitable Limousine Company with Real Estate

    Great opportunity to purchase this decades long established and profitable limousine business in the Houston, TX area. The business has a fleet of stretch limos, party buses and private passenger SUV's. The business is owner operated with employees meticulously maintaining the fleet. Real estate is also for sale. Services are provided for weddings, funerals, proms, out-of-state transport, to name a few client types. Strong referral base, great reviews and walk-in traffic, make this business a winner. In addition, there is consistent revenues with commercial accounts.Please complete the NDA on my website for more information. estate license is held under brokerage More info

    Cash Flow: $92,000 
    Houston, TX 
    View Details 
    Turnkey & Profitable Postal Center with Check Cashing

    Almost 30 years established independent postal center. This facility is 1,000 sq. ft. and is open 6 days a week. Owner operates and manages this mostly cash business. Easy to own and easy to operate. Very diverse product mix. Almost 40% of revenues come from check cashing services. Other services include mailing, shipping, keys made, fax, copies, binding, laminating, mailbox rental, office and cell phone supplies, business cards and more. In addition, owner has 160 mail boxes for rent. Please complete my NDA on my website for more information. More info

    Contact Broker
    Please confirm you're not a robot