Marlow & Co
261 High St,
Ashburton, VIC 3147
Phone: 03 9885 3088
Fax: 03 9813 8342
BLACKMANS BAY 7052
Retail for sale
Blackmans Bay– Post-News and Tattersalls - AGREED SALE
A Delightful Beachside Suburb of Hobart
The Shop: Spacious, purpose built and fitted out to Australia Post state of the art requirements and specifications. A very secure lease is in place. The shop is large with room to introduce other products, the rear consists of an office and toilet facilities.
The Business: Open Monday to Sunday 6am-6pm, Sunday 7am-12noon. Equipped with one good sized counter and two Epos machines, two scanners, one label printer. There are 200 + private post boxes installed, mostly all of which are occupied. There is one Tattersall’s terminal and one electronic till serving the Newsagency.
Services Provided: This Licensed Post Office provides all normal Australia Post Services plus a full newsagency and Tattersall’s. The sales of Post Office products is profitable and the owners believe there is scope to increase this turnover and in other areas by capitalising on presentation, introducing more merchandise, and continuing to focus on high quality, friendly customer service. There is opportunity for further marketing to promote the business and the many facilities it has to offer.
The Location & Supporting Benefits: The location is appealing and in a very popular, upmarket area, the business is situated in a conspicuous position in the shopping complex which has an excellent diversity of shops and services. There is a substantial traffic flow, both pedestrian and vehicular and also attracts the many tourists who come here. The area is also benefiting from new and modified building works which are increasing the population. There is ample space set aside for parking. Customers are constant and a “village” type atmosphere exists.
Net income approximately $243,000 + per annum
Price NOW: $550,000 + SAV ($80,000 approx)
- Business Category: Retail
- Business Sub Category: Post Offices