The opportunity offered is the acquisition of Project Opulence, a well-established group of 2 children’s day nurseries in London.

  • Impressive group of 2-day nurseries with a combined registration of 108 children
  • Well established businesses with a combined annual income of £1,244,632 and an impressive adjusted EBITDA of £568,482
  • 1 Long Leasehold and 1 Virtual Freehold
  • Near full capacity and are supported by substantial waiting lists
  • To request to receive detailed information including the full Information Memorandum for this opportunity, please contact Jenna Caldwell – Head of Childcare on;
  • Email: jenna.caldwell@businessbuyers.co.uk Tel: 01772 775763

The opportunity offered is the acquisition of Project Delta, a well-established children’s day nursery which operates from freehold premises in Somerset. 

  • Somerset, Offers Invited
  • Leasehold Opportunity
  • Income of £3950,512 for the year ended 31st July 2015
  • Ofsted rating of ‘Good’ consistently achieved since 2009
  • Excellent reputation with the Local Authority
  • Capacity of 63 children
  • Scope to increase income and profitability

 

Project Opal represents the opportunity to acquire (a group of three schools) Pre-School Nurseries & Holiday Clubs, as which operate in Middlesbrough and Thornaby.

  • £1,950,000 Freehold
  •  Income of £939,062 yearly, EBITDA of 26%
  • Registered for 161 children across three sites
  • Excellent reputation within the local community
  • Significant scope for development and expansion

Project Bobby represents the opportunity to acquire a leasehold Early Learning and Childcare Centre in Scotland.

  • Income of £421k for the year ended March 2016, which includes grant and subsidy income of £119k
  • Adjusted EBTIDA of £202k including grant and subsidy income
  • Leasehold nursery registered for 97 children, including 20 out of school club places
  • Care Inspectorate ratings of ‘Very Good’ across all areas
  • Excellent organisation structure with experienced management team in place
  • Imposing leasehold property with superb outdoor areas
  • Great reputation within the local area, healthy occupancy levels

 

Project Tabitha represents the opportunity to acquire a well-established freehold day nursery and leased after school club in Scotland.

  • Income of £678k for the year ended 30th June 2015 generating an adjusted EBITDA of £240k
  • Nursery registered for 75 children aged from 0-5 years old
  • After school club registered for 32 children
  • Good occupancy levels
  • Robust organisational structure and management team, supported by experienced and qualified early years practitioners
  • Operates 51 weeks of the year, 8am-6pm Monday to Friday
  • Good reputation within the local community
  • Vendor will consider both a freehold and a leasehold option when selling
  • Opportunities to increase income and profitability

The opportunity offered is the acquisition of Project Maple, a group of two nursery settings located in Cambridgeshire. 

  • Income of £680k generating an adjusted EBITDA of 18%
  • Structure in place to generate higher occupancy levels and significantly enhance the EBITDA return on income
  • Combined registration of 140 children
  • Rated ‘Good and Satisfactory’  by Ofsted 
  • Well positioned day nurseries within residential and commercial area
  • Experienced management team in place, supported by a loyal team of staff members 
  • Significant scope to increase income and profitability

Project Daisy represents the opportunity to acquire a group of 4 well-established freehold children’s nurseries within the South West.

  • Combined income of £1,384k generated in the 2015 calendar year, generating an adjusted EBITDA of £317k
  • Registered for a combined total of 279 children across the four settings
  • Three settings rated by Ofsted as ‘Good’, with one setting rated ‘Outstanding’
  • All nurseries occupy large freehold properties in excellent locations
  • Renowned reputation within the community, resulting in regular referrals and recommendations
  • Significant opportunities exist to expand some of the settings and increase both income and profitability

Project Cara represents the opportunity to acquire a well-established and successfully operating day nursery, with out of school provision in Northern Ireland

  • £750,000 Freehold Business
  • Income of £340k in the year ended 31st August 2016
  • Registered for 75 children aged from 6 weeks to 11 years
  • Highly regarded by parents within the locality with strong care inspectorate reports
  • Experienced and qualified staff team already in place
  • Imposing and highly visible detached property
  • Opportunities exist to further enhance income and profitability

Project Benjamin represents the opportunity to acquire a well-established group of two freehold day nurseries located in Scotland. 

  • Income of £838k including grants of £95k representing an adjusted EBITDA of £145k for the year ending 30th June 2017
  • Registered for a combined total of 111 children across both settings
  • Care Inspectorate Reports ‘Excellent’ and ‘Very Good’
  • Excellent relationships with the local authorities
  • Both settings are well positioned for both local and commuting customers
  • Scope to increase occupancy and income
  • Robust organisation structure in place with a full management structure and a well dedicated team of caring professionals

Project Oliver represents the opportunity to acquire a well-established, impressive freehold day nursery located in Kent.

  • Income of £404k for the year ended 30th January 2017 generating an adjusted EBITDA of £104k
  • Registered for 67 children aged between 3 months and 8 years
  • Ofsted Report ‘Good’ with points of ‘Outstanding’
  • Robust organisation structure which operates the setting on a day to day basis
  • Operates from a stunning church building with excellent road to rail links
  • Historically high Occupancy Levels
  • Opportunities exist for further growth

Project Kimberley represents the opportunity to acquire a leasehold domiciliary care business located in Scotland

  • Income of £756k in the year ended 30th April 2016 generating an adjusted EBITDA of £104K
  • Central location
  • Reliable, well trained and dedicated members of staff
  • Excellent relationships with the Local Authorities
  • Huge potential for growth and expansion
  • Business is relocatable
  • Wide variety of care packages offered
  • Scope for further growth and expansion

Project Marina represents the opportunity to acquire a profitable specialist healthcare business in South Wales.

  • Income of £1.286m for the year ended 31st March 2016 representing an adjusted EBITDA of £451k
  • Opportunity to increase revenue through extension subject to planning permission, drawings prepared
  • Well qualified, highly motivated, loyal staff with good retention levels
  • Investors in people certified Bronze Award
  • 24 hour care by experienced staff
  • Purpose built, well maintained building
  • Strong figures and fees for the area

Project Ayla represents the opportunity to acquire a well-established Freehold domiciliary care provider with the option to purchase the Leasehold asset, located in the South West.

  • Income of £2.136m in the year ended 31st of August 2016
  • Regular turnover in excess of 2million, Gained by a sound private client base,  the local Council and NHS Trust contracts
  • Care Quality Commission Rating 2017 ‘Outstanding’
  • Robust organisation structure in place with a qualified team of caring professionals
  • Operating at 80% capacity with the potential to expand
  • Loyal staff, many serving for 10 years plus
  • Leasehold option available to qualified buyers
  • Potential to significantly enhance income and grow the business

Project Serenity represents the opportunity to acquire a successful, well-retained holiday park, located in Scotland.

  • Income of £192k for the year ended 31st March 2016 with an adjusted EBITDA of £54k
  • Excellent advanced bookings in place 
  • Set in 12 acres
  • Receives high levels of tourism
  • Repeat custom
  • Fully furnished and equipped
  • Trades throughout the year
  • Access to acres of woodland 

Project Elizabeth represents the opportunity to acquire a well-established freehold nursery located in the South East.

  • Income of £1,053k for the year ended 31st May 2016, representing an adjusted EBITDA of £231k
  • Freehold nursery registered for 143 children including afterschool and holiday club
  • Ofsted rating of ‘Outstanding’ in all areas
  • Excellent organisation structure with experienced management team and staff in place
  • Spacious and well-appointed property, with superb grounds
  • Fantastic reputation locally with healthy occupancy levels
  • Excellent residential location, with large catchment area good transport links to London, and five recently granted planning applications
  • Opportunities to enhance income and profitability

Project Sunray represents the opportunity to acquire two exceptional freehold nursing and residential care homes in the North West of England.

  • Income of £3.7m from the year ended 31st March 2017, representing an adjusted EBTIDA of £905k
  • Registered for a combined total of 131 residents
  • Experienced and well-qualified management team supported by a compliment of long-standing staff
  • Excellent reputations within their local communities, enjoying regular referrals
  • High occupancy levels
  • Commuter routes and public transport links
  • Opportunities exist to improve income and profitability

 

Project Benjamin represents the opportunity to acquire a well-established group of two freehold day nurseries located in Scotland.

  • Income of £838k including grants of £95k representing an adjusted EBITDA of £145k for the year ending 30th June 2017
  • Registered for a combined total of 111 children across both settings
  • Care Inspectorate Reports ‘Excellent’ and ‘Very Good’
  • Excellent relationships with the local authorities
  • Both settings are well positioned for both local and commuting customers
  • Scope to increase occupancy and income
  • Robust organisation structure in place with a full management structure and a well dedicated team of caring professionals

 

 

Project Alfie represents the opportunity to acquire two well-regarded nurseries in South Essex. The business offers excellent childcare across both settings, they have fantastic reputations and historically high occupancy levels.

  • Income of £935k for the year ended 31st December 2016, representing an adjusted EBITDA of £269k Pre-Rent
  • Two leasehold sites registered for a combined total of 108 children
  • Ofsted reports ‘Good’ and ‘Outstanding’
  • Established organisation structure in place with an experienced manager supported by well-qualified staff
  • Excellent commuter locations supported by strong transport links
  • Historically high occupancy levels

Project Susie represents the opportunity to acquire a group of three leasehold settings in the South West. These sites boast excellent reputations, and as such have historically high occupancy levels.

  • Income of £644k for the year ended 31st July 2016, representing an adjusted EBITDA of £154k
  • Registered for a combined total of 86 children across the two nursery sites, with the third having potential to accommodate up to 100 children
  • Superb reputations and consistent ‘Outstanding’ and ‘Good’ Ofsted reports
  • Nurseries open from 8am to 6pm, 51 weeks of the year
  • Historically high occupancy levels as a result of quality of childcare provided which results in regular referrals and recommendations
  • Excellent locations at all sites, with strong transport links by road and rail
  • Opportunities to increase the income and profitability of the group

Project Sunshine represents the opportunity to acquire a purpose-built freehold Children’s Day Nursery in West Yorkshire.

  • Income of £601k for the year ended 31st August 2016, generating an adjusted EBITDA of £179k
  • Registered for 104 children (74 nursery places and 30 out of school places) aged 0-5
  • Strong organisational structure with the management team capable of running the business on a day to day basis
  • Experienced and well trained team of dedicated early years practitioners in place who deliver high quality This is borne out by glowing testimonials and an ‘Outstanding’ rating from Ofsted Located in a sought after and accessible location.
  • Significant opportunity to increase income and profitability

Project Archie represents the opportunity to acquire a popular freehold childcare setting in Scotland. Archie is registered for 75 children aged between 8 weeks and 5 years old, and operates 7.30am to 6.00pm, Monday to Friday each week.

  • Income of £590k for the year ended 31st March 2016, generating an adjusted EBTIDA of £181k
  • Freehold nursery registered for 75 children aged between 8 weeks and 5 years old, plus 30 out of school places for children aged between 5 and 12 years old
  • Rated ‘Good’ in all areas by Care Inspectorate
  • Robust organisation structure with experienced management team supported by well qualified and loyal staff
  • Well-presented and secure nursery in an excellent town centre location
  • Solid platform established with opportunities to significantly increase income and profitability

 

 

Project Nurture represents the rare opportunity to acquire a group of three childcare settings, located in the West Midlands. The main setting, is a freehold property that provides childcare for up to 57 children from the ages of 0 to 3 years, for 51 weeks of the year.

  • Forecast Income of £420k for the year ended 31st March 2017 with an anticipated adjusted EBITDA return of 25%
  • Income of £324k for the 9 months ended 31st of December 2016
  • Registered for a combined total of 120 children, aged between 0 and 11 years
  • Strong organisational structure with the management team capable of running the business on a day to day basis
  • Excellent location, with all properties within easy reach of each other and supported by good transport links
  • Team of highly-qualified Early Years Practitioners
  • ‘Good’ Ofsted rating at all sites
  • Opportunities exist to increase income and profitability

Project Falcon represents the opportunity to acquire a group of three excellent freehold nurseries in Greater Manchester.

  • Registered for a combined total of 243 children aged between 6 weeks and 11 years old
  • ‘Good’ Ofsted ratings at all three settings
  • Sound organisational structure and management team, supported by well-qualified early years practitioners
  • Operates 51 weeks of the year, 7am to 6.30pm, Monday to Friday
  • Excellent reputation within the local community
  • Operate from convenient, accessible locations

 

Project Robin is an award-winning day nursery and after school club which has been established since 1997. It is located in a residential area of Dumfries, Scotland, conveniently located close to local shops and schools.

  • Income of £351k in the year ended 30th September 2014 generating an adjusted EBITDA of 27%
  • The nursery offers 48 places and an after school club which also offers 48 places
  • Achieved ‘Excellent’ or ‘Very Good’ scoring in latest care inspectorate reports
  • Strong management and organisation structure in place, supported by experienced and well-qualified team
  • Situated in the middle of one of the largest private housing estates in Europe

Project Lola represents the opportunity to acquire a well-established and renowned childcare business which operates from an impressive purpose built, freehold facility which is located in an idyllic setting in a desirable and affluent part of Cheshire.

  • Income of £765k for the year ended 31st March 2015, generating an adjusted EBITDA of £240k
  • Registered for 100 children aged from birth to 5 years old with an additional 42 out of school places for children up to 11 years old • Rated as ‘Good’ by Ofsted in certain areas
  • Robust organisational structure with a long-established management team, supported by well-qualified and experienced staff • Excellent reputation within the local community
  • Solid platform established with growth opportunities across the business

Project Charlie represents the opportunity to acquire a renowned and popular freehold childcare business situated in the West Midlands.

  • Income of £326k for the year ending 31st March 2015
  • Registered for 69 children aged 0 to 5 years
  • Ofsted rating of ‘Outstanding’
  • Operates 51 weeks of the year, 8.00am to 5.15pm, Monday to Friday
  • Robust organisational structure and management team who are capable of running the setting autonomously and who are supported by a     team of well-qualified early years practitioners
  • Excellent reputation within the local community
  • Operates from easily accessible setting within a business park, close to Coventry city centre
  •  Opportunities exist to increase both income and profitability

Project Alexa represents the opportunity to acquire a first-class freehold nursery in Cumbria.

  • Registered for 131 children, aged between 6 weeks and 5 years old
  • Ofsted ratings of ‘Good’
  • Robust organisational structure with the management team capable of running the business on a day to day basis
  • Excellent reputation for quality child care within the locality with strong occupancy levels, particularly popular with parents who travel  en-route to their workplace
  • Impressive property in a commanding, semi-rural location
  • Significant opportunities for growth and expansion

The nursery will occupy a central point in a brand new housing development in Kent (currently under construction).

  • Will consist of approximately 1000 new homes.
  • Inclusive of a primary school, doctor’s surgery and retail units
  • Set among open countryside
  • The setting should be registered for between 60 and 70 places and would ideally suit a blue-chip operator

Project Lilypad represents the opportunity to acquire a group of eight nursery settings, all located across Devon in the South West of England.

  • Income of £2,164k in the year ended 31st March 2015 generating an adjusted EBITDA of £352k
  • Registered for 441 children across all settings
  • Highly regarded childcare provider within the industry
  • Consistently high Ofsted ratings with all settings achieving ‘Good’ ratings in all categories
  • Experienced and long standing management team in place
  • Strong culture of staff training and personal development
  • Opportunities exist to further enhance income and profitability

 

Project Orion represents the opportunity to acquire a well-established and renowned group of leasehold nurseries, located in the North East of England.

  • Income of £1,236k for the year ended 31st of March 2015 generating an adjusted EBITDA of £215k
  • 6 settings registered for a total of 300 children, aged from 0 to 12 years
  • Ofsted ratings of Outstanding and Good across the Group
  • Autonomous management team at each setting, supported by well-qualified practitioners, who are capable of running the nurseries on a daily basis
  • Each setting is conveniently located in excellent premises near to major commuter and public transport routes
  • Award-winning with an excellent reputation within the local communities
  • Significant opportunity for future growth in income and profitability, and to build on the strong performance of the Group

Project Thomas represents the opportunity to acquire two well established and renowned settings in the South West of England.

  • Income of £427k for the year ended 31st March 2016 generating an adjusted EBITDA of £88k
  • Registered for a total of 78 children across the two settings
  • Ofsted ratings of ‘Good’ at both nursery and pre-school sites
  • Excellent locations with easy access to commuter routes and surrounding villages
  • Fantastic reputation within the local community for delivering high quality childcare, resulting in regular referrals• Owner’s accommodation included in the sale
  • Strong track record of income and cash generation which provides a solid platform for future growth• Opportunities to significantly increase both income and profitability

Project Dora represents the opportunity to acquire a well-established and renowned childcare business which is located near to Bath.

  • Income of £430k for the year ended the 31st of July 2016, with an adjusted EBITDA of £133k
  • Registered for 42 children aged 0 to 5 years
  • Ofsted rating of ‘Good with many Outstanding qualities’
  • Robust organisational structure and management team, supported by well-qualified early years practitioners
  • Management team are capable of running the company successfully without any input from owner
  • Operates 51 weeks of the year, 8am to 6pm Monday to Friday
  • Opportunity to increase income and profitability

Project Starfish represents the opportunity to acquire an excellent childcare facility in Kent.

  • Income of £514k for the year ended 31st of March 2016, generating an adjusted EBITDA of £91k
  • Registered for 71 children aged between 0 months and 11 years old
  • Ofsted rating of ‘Outstanding’ in all areas
  • Robust organisational structure, with an experienced management team supported by well-qualified early years practitioners
  • Operates 51 weeks of the year, 8am-6pm, Monday to Friday
  • Excellent reputation within the locality
  • Historically high occupancy levels
  • Operates from an imposing property, in an excellent location with strong transport links
  • Opportunities exist to increase income and profitability

Project Rory represents the opportunity to acquire a purpose-built freehold children’s nursery in the South West of England.

  • Income of £692k for the year ended 2016, with adjusted EBITDA of £134k
  • Registered for 100 children aged 3 months to 13 years old
  • Ofsted rating of ‘Outstanding’
  • Consistently high occupancy levels, with waiting lists
  • Robust organisation structure in place with a team of dedicated and qualified early years practitioners
  • Management team are capable of running the nursery on a day to day basis
  • Idyllic rural setting with strong transport links
  • ignificant scope to increase numbers by increasing nursery size (subject to planning)

Project Rio represents the opportunity to acquire a privately owned and well-established nursery in the South West.

  • Income of £349k in the year ended 31st of July 2015 generating an adjusted EBITDA of 36%
  • A freehold nursery registered for 56 children aged 18 months to 5 years old with additional income generated
  • Consistently achieved Ofsted ratings of ‘Good’ across all areas
  • Established organisation structure with experienced, well qualified and loyal staff in place
  • Flexible service offered to parents which is driving both occupancy and demand
  • Located on the main commuter route into an affluent South West city centre
  • Significant opportunities exist to increase both income and profitability

Project Voyage represents the opportunity to acquire the freehold and business of a family owned caravan sales, transport and servicing company based in Scotland.

  • Income of £1,151k in the year ended 31st of October 2015 generating an adjusted EBITDA of £176k
  • Established for over 50 years with a skilled and experienced workforce
  • Stockist and seller of a range of new and used static caravans, including top brand names
  • Sale offers a range of assets including vehicles and stock
  • Scope to increase income and profitability

Project Autumn represents the opportunity to acquire a popular local hotel in South West Scotland.

  • 14 bespoke, well-appointed letting bedrooms
  • Function room facilities for up to 100 guests
  • Two popular bar areas
  • Hotel has been fully refurbished
  • Excellent location in a tourist area, with strong transport links
  • Highly qualified staff team
  • Strong trading levels
  • Significant opportunities for growth and development

Project Emma represents an exciting opportunity to acquire a thriving and well-established freehold nursery in the Midlands.

  • Accounts to the year-end 31st July 2015 cover a 15 month period with 12 month average income of £379k
  • Registered for 53 children aged 0-5 years
  • Ofsted rating of ‘Good’
  • Strong organisational structure, with management team capable of running the business day to day
  • Well-qualified and experienced staff team
  • Operates 50 weeks, 7.15am-6.00pm, Monday to Friday
  • Excellent reputation within the locality
  • Operates from a superb imposing property in a sought-after and accessible location
  • Opportunities exist to increase income and profitability

Project Storm represents the opportunity to acquire a well-established Skip Hire business and Licensed Waste Transfer Station in the North West of England.

  • Income of £489k in the year ended 31st March 2015 with an adjusted EBITDA of £94k
  • Fleet of modern vehicles with a full range of skips
  • Strong reputation within the local community for providing a reliable same day service which results in regular referrals and repeat custom
  • Long established business which has been in operation for more than 30 years
  • Convenient and accessible trading location
  • Opportunities exist for further growth

Project Erin represents the opportunity to acquire a well-established and profitable domiciliary care agency based in the North West.

  • Income of £1,730k in the year ended 30th April 2016 generating an adjusted EBITDA of £356k
  • Currently caters for 275 service users, providing a total of 2,700 care hours per week
  • Mix of private, local and health authority clients
  • Rated consistently ‘Good’ in all areas by the Care Quality Commission
  • Robust organisational structure, with management team capable of running the business day to day
  • Dedicated staff team of 85 carers
  • Opportunities exist to expand the scope and profitability