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Jim Evavold - Business Broker

Jim Evavold has over 25 years experience in Business Ownership and Business Brokerage. He has owned and operated a number of small businesses here in the Twin Cities prior to becoming a Business Broker with Opportunities in Business.

Here are some of the Industries Jim has successfully worked with including a few of the Business Names.

SOLD!
Rochford Supply (Wholesale-Distribution)
Ineo Technology –Computer Networking Managed Services (Technology)
Medpac Bags (Manufacturing/Wholesale)
Maddog Pet Food Delivery (Delivery)
Star Trucking (Trucking)
Life Saver Fire Protection (Construction Contracting)
Treasure Light Candles (Manufacturing)
Larsen Telecommunications (Wholesale and Service)
REAC Computer (Tech)
Airmasters HVAC (Sales and Service)

Landeys’s RV-Commercial Property
Northwest Campers –Rochester Commercial Property
Osakis Mini-Storage (Misc)
Frontier Gunshop (Retail)
DV Surveillance (Wholesale-Service)
Dollar District – Alexandria (Retail)
Russells Restaurant (Food and Beverage)
Computer Zone (Tech Wholesale-Service)
Timberland Group (Printing –Manufacturing)
Osakis Mini-Storage

Southside Liquor (Shakopee -Retail)
Albertville Liquor (Retail)
Dom’s Liquor (Mpls- Retail)
Northland Liquor (Champlin – Retail)
Bayport Liquor (Retail)
Jerrys Wine and Spirits including Property (Retail)
Danneckers Liquor (St. Paul – Retail)
Clocktower Liquor (Andover – Retail)
Liquor Store & More (Hopkins – Retail)

Here are a few testimonials of what Jim’s clients have said:

“Jim did a good job selling both of my liquor stores; Southside Liquors and Hamline Liquors. I would recommend him to other liquor store and small business owners.” (Joe, former owner of Hamline Liquors and Southside Liquors.)

“Jim, I want to thank you for the great job you did helping us sell MedPac Bags, Inc. I appreciate the way you made yourself available, by phone and in person. You listened to our wants and needs and your insight was very helpful and your professionalism and attitude was appreciated.” (Owner of MedPac Bags, Inc., Twin Cities)

“Jim, we want to thank you for the great job you did helping us sell Frontiersman Sports. We appreciate the way you made yourself available, by phone and in person. You listened to our wants and needs and made the process of selling go very smoothly.”
Doug and Betty Ramstad Owners of the Frontiersman Sports Gun Shop in St. Louis Park

“Jim, we would like to thank you for all your support and hard work in helping us sell our business. We thoroughly enjoyed the whole process from start to finish. Your professionalism and attitude was appreciated.” Terry and Corona Wolfe, Owners of Lifesaver Fire Protection located in Plymouth MN

“Jim Evavold did a great job on handling the Sale of our Business. I would recommend him highly”. Richard Kohn, Owner of MAS Racing Products, St. Paul MN.

The breadth of Jim’s experience has served him well as a Broker; he has participated in the sale and purchase of a wide variety of businesses from various industries including manufacturing, wholesale/distribution, retail, food & beverage, technology, service businesses and franchises. Jim attributes his success to his extensive experience in sales and marketing, the ability to analyze financial statements and his awareness of how important confidentiality is when handling sensitive and confidential information. Sellers and Buyers have told Jim they were very happy with his professional and confidential approach to handling all aspects of a business sale – negotiations, buyer qualification, document preparation and marketing strategies. A few of Jim’s marketing strategies include creating a professional and confidential marketing package of the business; advertising locally and nationally on several websites and database marketing for potential strategic acquisitions.

Jim also has experience working with landlords (leases) and sales of commercial property. Jim has worked with many banks in the Twin Cities including Wells Fargo, US Bank, Achor Bank, Associated, Stearns, Bremer and M&I. Jim will list businesses in the Twin Cities Metro area as well as greater Minnesota and Western Wisconsin.

Listings by Jim Evavold:

    Liquor Store E Suburb

    Asking Price: 

    The owner is asking $285,000 for the business which includes approximately $100,000 in equipment/fixtures. Asking price does not including inventory which is estimated at $225,00

    This successful Liquor Store was established 13 years ago and is located in the East metro area in a very... Read More

    Liquor Store and Property – One Hour South of Metro

    Asking Price: 

    Seller is asking $195,000 for the business which includes approximately $50,000 for equipment/fixtures. Price does not include approximately $65,000 of inventory. Land and Building are for sale at $255,000

    Established 13 years ago, this busy off-sale liquor store is located in an outer south suburb of the Twin Cities.... Read More

    Restaurant – South Metro

    Asking Price: 

    The owner is asking $105,000 for the business which includes equipment and fixtures valued at about $30,000.

    This successful Sandwich/Soup/Salad Restaurant was established by the present owner 12 years ago. It is located in a commercial office... Read More

    Child Day Care Business – One Hour South of Metro

    Asking Price: 

    The owner is asking $350,000 for the business which includes approximately $50,000 in equipment/fixtures.

    This Successful Child Day Care Center has been providing quality Daycare in this growing community one hour south of the... Read More

    Landscape Supplies and Materials

    Asking Price: 

    $200,000 for the business which includes $200,000 in equipment. Inventory of approximately $150,000 is not included. Real Estate of 17.5 acres and 4 building is for sale at $950k

    This Landscaping Supply and Materials Business has been existence for 50 years and is located East part of the metro.... Read More

    Upper Scale Supper Club/ Full Liquor – NW Metro

    Asking Price: 

    Business is for sale at $150,000 which includes $50,000 in equipment. Approximately $25,000 of inventory is not included in asking price.

    Successful Upper Scale Supper Club is located in a fast growing NW Suburb. Restaurant was established by the present owners... Read More

    Liquor Store Outer SE Metro

    Asking Price: 

    The owner is asking $98,000 for the business which includes $100,000 in equipment/fixtures. Asking price does not include inventory which is estimated at $180,000.

    This Successful Off sale Liquor Store was established 21 years ago and is located in an outer SE Suburb of... Read More

    Furniture Consignment Shop

    Asking Price: 

    The asking price is $60,000 which includes approximately $1,000 in inventory and $8,000 in equipment.

    Successful Furniture Consignment Shop located in the metro area. This business was established 12 years ago. The present owner has... Read More

    Pizza, Pasta, & Sandwich Restaurant w/Liquor

    Asking Price: 

    The owner is asking $275,000 for the business which includes equipment and fixtures valued at about $60,000 and inventory of approximately $25,000 at cost.

    This successful Pizza, Pasta, Salad, and Sandwich Restaurant with full liquor license, was established by the present owners 27 years... Read More

    Liquor Store E Metro

    Asking Price: 

    The owner is asking $375,000 for the business which includes approximately $60,000 in equipment/fixtures. Asking price does not including inventory which is estimated at $175,000 at cost.

    This successful liquor store is located in the East metro and generates nearly $2,000,000 in gross sales. Established 13 years... Read More

    Restaurant/Sports Bar NE metro

    Asking Price: 

    The Seller is asking $325,000 for the business which includes $80,000 in equipment. Approximately $14,000 in inventory at cost is not included in asking price.

    Successful Restaurant/Sports Bar located in a densely populated area of a NE metro suburb. Established over 30 years ago by... Read More

    Liquor Store W Suburb - SOLD

    Asking Price: 

    The owners are asking $290,000 for the business which includes approximately $60,000 in equipment/fixtures. Asking price does not including inventory which is estimated at $95,000 at cost.

    This successful liquor store with low rent was established 25 years ago and is located in the western suburbs of... Read More

    Valve Testing and Valve Repair - SOLD

    Asking Price: 

    $48,000 which includes $7,200 in inventory and $5,000 in equipment.

    This Valve Testing and Valve Overhaul Company has been in existence for 35 years. Clients include municipal cities in Minnesota.... Read More

    Liquor Store Outer NE Suburbs

    Asking Price: 

    $130,000 which includes $50,000 in equipment. Inventory is not included in the price and is estimated at $60,000.

    This successful Off sale Liquor Store was established 25 years ago. Present owners have owned it for 12 years. It... Read More

    Asian Style Restaurant – South Metro

    Asking Price: 

    $100,000 which includes $50,000 in equipment and $2,000 in inventory.

    This Specialty Asian Style Restaurant has been in existence for 11 years. Majority of revenue is generated from “To Go”... Read More

    Liquor Store Western Suburb

    Asking Price: 

    $600,000 which includes $100,000 of Furniture Fixtures & Equipment. It does not include inventory of approximately $150,000

    This very busy Off-Sale Liquor Store was established over 30 years ago. It is located in a west suburb of... Read More

    Tanning Salon -Outer Northern Suburb

    Asking Price: 

    $95,000 which includes $70,000 in equipment and $12,000 in inventory.

      Great Tanning Salon that has been serving a growing outer northern suburb of the Twin Cities for 16 years!... Read More

    Tanning & Massage-West Suburbs – - SOLD

    Asking Price: 

    $82,000 which includes $30,000 in equipment and $200 in inventory.

    This successful and fun Tanning & Massage Business has been serving the western suburbs of the Twin Cities for over... Read More