Scott Hislop

Transworld Business Advisors of Minnesota

License Number: 40471161

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8400 Normandale Lake Blvd., Suite 920
Minneapolis, Minnesota 55437 (View Map)

About the Company

Interested in buying or selling your business or franchise? Transworld and their professional services successfully bring buyers and sellers together. We have become the world leader in the marketing and sales of businesses, franchises and commercial real estate.

Broker Biography

Scott Hislop (888) 290-5232

Introduction

As President and Owner of Transworld Business Advisors of Minnesota, I assist business and franchise owners to confidentially market and sell their businesses. I bring 30 years of Owner/Operator experience to my role, giving me a unique perspective for business brokerage. Having been a business owner for many years, I understand the effort, sacrifice, and dedication that goes into running a successful business. I’m passionate about helping other business owners accomplish their goals. Those looking to buy or sell a business come to me for my knowledge of financial information, how businesses operate, and what makes them successful.

Services Provided

Business Brokerage
Franchise Consulting
Franchise Development
Mergers and Acquisitions

Areas Served

  • Hennepin, MN
  • Ramsey, MN
  • Dakota, MN
  • Anoka, MN
  • Washington, MN
  • St. Louis, MN
  • Stearns, MN
  • Olmsted, MN
  • Scott, MN
  • Blue Earth, MN
  • Licensed In

    • Minnesota
    • 40471161

    Professional Affiliations

    IBBA
    ACG

    Business For Sale Listings

    $425,000
    Cash Flow: $209,917 
    Minnesota 
    Profitable, Long-Established Lawn & Snow Service $200,000 Cash Flow With Seller Financing Financing available

    This property maintenance company has been caring for lawns and removing snow in the NW Twin Cities Metro profitably for 20 years. Complete exterior property maintenance services offered include: spring and fall yard clean-ups, mowing, fertilizing, weed control, shrub and tree pruning, snow removal from driveways and lots, plus other ancillary services. Summer customers are approximately 60% residential and 40% commercial. Winter customers are approximately 50% residential and 50% commercial. Extremely low customer turnover and multi year customer contracts yields consistent revenue streams year after year More info

    $5,950,000
    Minnesota 
    Highly Visible Multi-use Commercial Property This is the perfect place for great business exposure

    This is a unique property with great access and visibility from a major Minnesota interstate highway in southern Minnesota • 40,000+ sq. feet multiple-use building suitable as potential office / manufacturing / showroom / retail / warehouse / storage • 20+acres with ample space for building expansion • Vital city and region with dynamic growth demographics • Located near shopping / tourist attraction with over a million visitors a year • Visible to 34,000+ vehicles/day (2016 data) • Large parking lot More info

    $290,000
    Cash Flow: $76,213 
    Minnesota 
    Specialty Gloves, Safety, & PPE Distributor Long Established Distribution with a loyal customer base

    The company is a distributor of specialty gloves, dust/chemical/safety equipment and clothing for protection and warmth. The company purchases from several vendors and delivers to end users. The company has an excellent loyal base of customers, including: petroleum/oil field, chemical, construction, mechanics, welding, farmers / Ag related, mining, logging, hunting, skiing, and other small businesses. More info

    $899,000
    Ada, MN 
    Complete Grain Handling Storage & Distribution Complete Grain Handling Storage & Distribution

    Well equipped for seed, fertilizer, or small scale feed, bird seed / pet food manufacturing, distribution and retail businesses, or farm storage and sales. 300,000 +/- grain storage suitable for grain segregation, Large bag / tote flat storage at dock height. Office, Grain leg / conveyance systems, processing equipment , air screen cleaner / dust system, Crippen cleaners, separators, graders, stoners, hullers, aspirators, bagger system, Meyer tower dryer, enclosed load out and 10x70 truck scale with concrete deck. Full concrete basement at base of grain legs. More info

    $390,000
    Cash Flow: $112,171 
    Minneapolis, MN 
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    High Volume Waxing Salon - Mpls / St Paul Area

    This multi-esthetician waxing salon has consistently operated at capacity for several years. Extensive esthetician training and high practice standards result in fast, positive, and consistent, client experiences that result in high repeat visit rates and positive customer reviews. The business enjoys a high percentage of recurring monthly pre-booked appointments, with several clients returning long distances month after month. The management team is in place and is able to continue operations without owner management involvement if desired. More info

    $590,000
    Crosby, MN 
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    Price Reduced-C-Store & Car Wash in Growing Community

    Perfect for owner operator - Well established combo Convenience Store/ Car Wash located in Central Minnesota on an easy on-easy off access on a State of MN highway corridor. Located within 2 blocks of Crosby Ironton High School, nearby post office, Wells Fargo Bank & bike/walking/snowmobile trail. Car Wash is owned and operated by the same seller, generating traffic and demand. This business has a current on-site manager employee, with owner oversight and assistance. Competition level is low, access & visibility are good. More info

    $310,000
    Cash Flow: $33,857 
    Lake Co., MN 
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    Turnkey North Shore Supper Club With Real Estate

    This business offers quality top-notch entrees to both locals and tourists travelling up and down the beautiful Lake Superior. They provide a family friendly restaurant and bar that boasts a menu that will fit all tastes. The reputation and reviews are high and draw patrons from all over the north shore. Highlights• Great location near Lake superior• Includes beautiful real estate • Fully staffed for smooth ownership transition • Local competition is very minimal • On/Off sale beer and liquor• Open year round• Beautiful location• Outdoor patio More info

    $325,000
    Cash Flow: $203,320 
    Minneapolis, MN 
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    Profitable Commercial Door Installation & Service

    In Business for 30 years, this Well-Established Family Business has an Excellent Reputation with Consistent Annual Revenue. Operates with 2 Partners, one that manages estimates, phone & administration, one that performs install & repair.Partners share Discretionary Earnings of $275-300k/year. Company has a good base of Commercial Customers that rely on their service.Specializing in Commercial Doors for Apartments, Retail Stores, Churches & Schools, Warehouses, Fire & Security Doors, Window Kits & Panic Bars/Exit Devices, Handicap Openers, Block Wall Cutouts, Custom Size Retrofits, Heavy Duty Doors & Frames, Electric Strikes & Door Controls. Offers most brands of Locksets More info

    $112,900
    Cash Flow: $89,961 
    Hennepin Co., MN 
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    Profitable Sandwich Shop South Twin Cities Metro

    This franchised sub sandwich shopis has a business model that is easy to run with flexible owner hours. Rock star employees and a great training protocol keeps customers coming back. This business enjoys wonderful clientele in what the owner believes is the best neighborhood in the entire Twin Cities region. More info

    $500,000
    Olmsted Co., MN 
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    SE Minnesota Winery/Vineyard including Real Estate

    Boutique winery located on the west edge of Rochester along with a 4 acre vineyard nestled in a scenic 21 acre setting near a county park. The Post Town Winery is the only winery in a city of 100,000+ residents and a large number of visitors.The appraised value of the buildings, property, equipment and inventory exceeds asking price. A perfect buyer would be someone interested in continuing this business to serve the Rochester market.Facility Highlights:• Recently built in prime location • 2,500 square feet • Tasting room and entertaining area• Wine production area in the back• Kitchen area• Wine making equipment (pumps, tanks, hoses, etc) to produce and sell wine. • Ample parking More info

    $20,000
    Lyon Co., MN 
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    Unique Sauce Product Lines Poised For Growth

    This food production company has a specialty product line of Arabian / East African flavored sauces, made from authentic organic ingredients. The product line is poised for rapid growth for a buyer with a strong marketing and finance background. Low list price plus a negotiable earn-out allows flexible financing as growth materializes. More info

    $1,100,000
    Cash Flow: $191,950 
    Olmsted Co., MN 
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    Southern Minnesota Specialized Transportation Co.

    This business opportunity features a unique, profitable, and turnkey transportation company located in a thriving and growing community. The business has experienced continued growth since inception and has a strong well-established reputation. It continues to thrive on a combination of repeat clientele and a growing renewable customer base. New and established concepts continually enhance revenue growth. One valuable asset with this particular business is its dedicated team of employees devoted to excellence in customer service as well as to the overall vision, mission, and primary value of the company. Included in the sale price is the high value of its stylish, well-maintained fleet of More info

    $249,000
    Cash Flow: $99,381 
    Olmsted Co., MN 
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    Rochester MN Area Bar and Grill

    Located in the white-collar Rochester Minnesota area, this turnkey bar and grill features great quality food, superior service, strong community support, and offers a larger capacity than its competition. The business is ready for new ownership that desires to grow alongside the surrounding community. This is a prime opportunity for either an investor looking to add to current restaurant portfolio or someone looking to own their own bar and grill in the Rochester area. There is also untapped potential for a new owner to expand further into events and catering. Highlights• Turnkey• Well-established • Solid cash flow• Strong reputation in rapidly growing community • Large kitchen• Highly More info

    $180,000
    Cash Flow: $82,224 
    Minneapolis, MN 
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    Optical Boutique in Minneapolis

    This long established fashion optical boutique retail store is profitable and known for its personal service, expert fitting, and high quality frames. It boasts a high repeat customer rate, and is located in a popular shopping district. More info

    $1,700,000
    Cash Flow: $196,135 
    Stearns Co., MN 
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    Interstate Truck Stop With Burger King / Central MN

    Well established Truck Stop in Central Minnesota includes modern ~4600 square ft store on 2 acre lot. Burger King with LT lease, generates lease income, plus pays good portion of CAM. Consistent & growing business with branded 2,250,000 annual gallon fuel business. Excellent opportunity for owner operator or part of independent chain.• Modern & updated, approximately 4600 square ft, Pumps & canopies in excellent condition.• 4 sti-P3 tanks (12,12,12,3 capacity), 3 Fiberglass double wall tanks (12,6,6)• ~$700k/yr. inside sales (50% tobacco, minimal lottery)• Burger King Lease generates significant income plus pays 50+% of CAM.• Located on major Interstate highway.• Located on Interstate Hwy in More info

    $835,000
    Cash Flow: $87,272 
    Fillmore Co., MN 
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    Quaint 25 Room Motel Active Tourist Location

    Great owner-operator opportunity to own a 25 room, well maintained motel in southern Minnesota. Conveniently located on main highway and is within a 5 minute walk of bike trails, numerous restaurants, and is in the heart of the Amish community, and other tourist attractions. Comes complete with an on-site three bedroom living quarters. More info

    $2,950,000
    Cash Flow: $806,527 
    United States 
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    New Construction Services Twin Cities Metro Area

    This is a unique service business to new construction builders. This long established business has built a reputation for quality work done on time. This strong reputation has earned ongoing repeat business year after year. A complete employee training course and specially designed and proprietary phone based app allows employees to schedule own hours within the day and work without direct supervision. More info

    $1,300,000
    Cash Flow: $634,603 
    United States 
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    Profitable Pet Comfort Products Manufacturer

    This family operated business has developed and marketed its trademarked pet product designs. Utilizing toll manufacturing, allows low entry investment for the successful buyer. Products are sold via distributors, large retailers, and their own online catalogue. This is an extremely simple business to manage for entrepreneurs or would be an easy add-on for strategic business expansions. Easily relocated to your location. More info

    $569,000
    Cash Flow: $55,640 
    Lanesboro, MN 
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    Historic Lanesboro Inn For Sale

    This business is a unique opportunity for someone looking to own not only a long standing Inn, but looking for a profitable seasonal business as well. Located in historic Lanesboro Minnesota, this Inn sits at the heart of downtown and is perfect destination for individuals looking for a peaceful place to stay in this quaint town. Although there is potential to remain open during the winter months, this business offers the rare lifestyle of having winters off. More info

    $1,175,000
    Cash Flow: $256,973 
    Stearns Co., MN 
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    Branded MN C Store-1.5 mil gal-Visible Location

    Branded Franchise, growing & recently updated MN C-Store. Owner oversees operation, with FT Manager. Located in growing city on visible, updated & accessible intersection on major highway (15,000+/day traffic). C-Store realizes revenue sharing from next door car wash (separate owner). New signage with electronic message board.• Recently remodeled & updated, approximately 4000 square ft.• Updated pumps & canopy• Pumps have new CC technology, connected to streaming tv via screens on pumps.• ~1.5 million/gal/yr. fuel sales, consistent & growing• Located on major highway (15,000+ daily traffic, cross county road is 5000+ daily traffic)• Located in thriving small city on chain of lakes, growing More info

    $165,000
    Cash Flow: $57,037 
    Washington Co., MN 
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    Minnesota Based Event Production Company

    This one-of-a-kind outdoor and indoor event provider specializes in turn-key entertainment services in the Twin Cities and all surrounding states. This business has experienced consistently growing sales and earnings over the past 3 years. They are experts in planning and execution of events that are family friendly, inspire community unity, and add value for community events. Their technicians handle all transport, set-up, and take down of equipment. This profitable business is fully staffed and can be operated passively or actively with low owner weekly hours, if desired. Their excellent reviews and testimonials as well as high repeat business rates are indicative of their quality of More info

    $1,295,000
    Cash Flow: $297,124 
    Crow Wing Co., MN 
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    Landscaping Design, Installation & Estate Care Firm

    In Business for 26 years, this Well-Established Family Business has an Excellent Reputation with Consistent Annual Revenue. Operates in high-end MN Lakes area, offering full range of eco-friendly and sustainable services to a loyal client base.Specializing in authentic Landscape Design & Installation, Homeowners property & lawn maintenance, includes retail operation for hardscape & softscape materials, including garden center.Business includes a full line of up to date & well-maintained equipment.Available with or without Real Estate. Owners offer multiple options on Real Estate, including lease, lease with option to buy, sale.The business is fully staffed and the partners are available for More info

    $290,000
    Cash Flow: $136,805 
    Cold Spring, MN 
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    Electric Contractor for Sale – St Cloud, MN Area

    This established electrical contractor business near St Cloud, MN focuses on residential and commercial and industrial customers with an agricultural niche. The Company is a well-established 2nd generation family business since 1968 in Cold Spring, MN. • Equipment, Inventory & Business Systems included.• Relocatable. Owner has operated from their own property, do not plan to sell Real Estate• Owners will support a smooth transition for the customer base and contractor relationships to the next owner. Both Owners will remain as employees if desired.• Seller is motivated and will consider all reasonable offers More info

    $410,000
    Cash Flow: $28,390 
    Fillmore Co., MN 
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    Lanesboro MN Inn Including Residence

    Transworld is offering an exciting opportunity to own a piece of historic Lanesboro Minnesota. Guests enjoy a very short walk to the heart of the historic downtown district featuring art galleries, shopping, restaurants, and the well-known Commonweal Theatre. The Inn also maintains easy access to the Root River State Trail for the many biking and cross-country ski enthusiasts that the city draws. This 8-room Inn offers the perfect opportunity for either a passive investment or an owner operator who would take advantage of the private home included in the sale. Highlights:- 8 room Inn- Includes updated 1,591 SF house (2 bed, 2 bath)- Ability to turn home into rental income- Open More info

    $2,100,000
    Fillmore Co., MN 
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    Country inn and Event Business MN

    One of a kind 10,000 sq. ft. custom-built home/B&B with 10 fully furnished bedrooms and several living spaces throughout. This current Bed and Breakfast is set back on 103 beautiful and private acres making the possibilities for additional revenue here numerous such as, a resort, wedding venue, business retreat, wellness center/getaway, or maybe a winery. Just bring your imagination to this unique spot and start making your dreams come true.Just a few highlights:• Large custom built home/B&B overlooking 103 acres• 10 fully furnished rooms• Large shop/shed• One of the top trout fishing streams in Minnesota set against limestone bluffs• Space for weddings, retreat, and other events• Near More info

    $200,000
    Cash Flow: $119,395 
    Mound, MN 
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    Profitable Twin Cities Electric Contractor

    This electrical contracting business has multiple large, customers with recurring revenue and multi-year projects that reduce the normal seasonal cash flow effects of most new construction electricians. Approximately 70% of revenues are associated with new construction or major renovation projects and 30% for repair work for both commercial and residential customers. An estimated 15% of business occurs after normal 8:00 to 5:00 business hours for emergency repair work.Detailed master labor scheduling and project management are at the core of their ability to maintain costs for their customers. The master electrician owner is willing to continue working as an independent contractor in project More info

    $290,000
    Cash Flow: $143,778 
    Wabasha Co., MN  Agent: Dan Huber
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    Truck/heavy Equip. appraisal business

    The business provides claims services to insurance companies on large equipment and vehicles. This is a niche business. The company uses industry software for estimates. Company have a very wide customer base. This business could be grown substantially the current owner only takes on the business he can currently handle and is turning down business. Good for a person with Trucking and or large equipment background. The business has many repeat customers and consistent and repeatable cash flow. More info

    $1,375,000
    Cash Flow: $433,121 
    Dakota Co., MN  Agent: Dan Huber
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    Leading Farmers Insurance Agency

    This top farmers Insurance Agency. Located in the Twin Cities metro area. The owner has been part of the community for over 30 years and will work with the new agent/owner to transfer clients and build relationships. This agency has been providing excellent personal service which is reflected in their excellent client retention rate and excellent client claims history. This agency also has a fully licensed and professional staff in place to service current and new clients. More info

    $2,200,000
    Cash Flow: $684,069 
    Minnesota  Agent: Dan Huber
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    Premiere High End Landscape Company, Twin Cities

    This leading landscape design company with over 30 years of history, sales growth, excellent reputation. The business has been built on creative design expertise, great reputation and client referrals. Company reputation is second to none. More info

    $169,000
    Cash Flow: $67,265 
    Dakota Co., MN  Agent: Dan Huber
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    Fitness, Nutrition, Gym

    This established personal fitness and training business has manager and 6 experienced trainers in place. The new owner can step in and continue building this business from day one. Excellent facilities and location. This business has in place scheduling software and client tracking. Social media marketing in place. This business is ready for the new owner to start and continue growing the business. More info

    $1,500,000
    Cash Flow: $502,477 
    Ozaukee Co., WI  Agent: Dan Huber
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    Top Selling Allstate agency

    Leading Allstate insurance agency. This agency has won awards for sales growth and is one of the top sales agencies in the country. More info

    $350,000
    Cash Flow: $263,840 
    Chippewa Co., WI  Agent: Dan Huber
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    Specialty Construction Roofing

    Leading specialty roofing contractor in Western Wi. Excellent history of customer service with over 1000 roofs installed. Top warranted product in the industry. More info

    Dan Huber

    As President and Owner of Transworld Business Advisors of Minnesota, I assist business and franchise owners to confidentially market and sell their businesses. I bring 30 years of Owner/Operator experience to my role, giving me a unique perspective for business brokerage. Having been a business owner for many years, I understand the effort, sacrifice, and dedication that goes into running a successful business. I’m passionate about helping other business owners accomplish their goals. Those looking to buy or sell a business come to me for my knowledge of financial information, how businesses operate, and what makes them successful.

    Lauren Altschuler Serving Hennepin County, MN

    As President and Owner of Transworld Business Advisors of Minnesota, I assist business and franchise owners to confidentially market and sell their businesses. I bring 30 years of Owner/Operator experience to my role, giving me a unique perspective for business brokerage. Having been a business owner for many years, I understand the effort, sacrifice, and dedication that goes into running a successful business. I’m passionate about helping other business owners accomplish their goals. Those looking to buy or sell a business come to me for my knowledge of financial information, how businesses operate, and what makes them successful.

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