Record & Coffee Shop
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RECORD STORE / COFFEE HOUSE
Up for sale is our precious record store/coffee house in the heart of Melbourne’s beautiful Dandenong ranges.
We specialise in the perfect combination; Vinyl and coffee. Keep it simple, do it well has been our motto.
Step inside the warm atmosphere, browse some wax over a master made organic coffee while listening to some tunes play on vinyl or enjoy a live gig on a lazy Sunday afternoon.
Our beloved store sits in the heart of the music industry of the hills and is a loved local spot for many loyal customers and tourist alike.
If you’re sick of your mundane day job sitting behind a computer and dream of running your own Record Store then here’s an opportunity where all the hard work is already done.
We hold prime position in Belgrave, the gateway to the Dandenong Rangers, which attracts over 6 million visitors each year and is home to the famous Puffing Billy Railway which brings busloads of tourists to Belgrave daily.
Located in the centre of the main street at the entrance to the train station, we have the main pedestrian crossing directly outside our door. We are located one shop down from a major bank, in the heart of the busy café and restaurant region and 2mins walk from Puffing Billy.
Priced to sell, we offer a very well established base for a business that can continue to grow and expand into many areas.
Currently we have a library of over 4000 albums, both new and second-hand from all genres imaginable including the rare and collectible. We are well renowned for having a great range of vinyl not seen anywhere else.
We sell high quality, organic specialty coffee and baklava, while running a bar for gigs and events.
We host numerous live gigs each week.
It is a simple business structure that can be run with 1 person Mon-Fri and a second set of hands during peak on weekends. We have a fantastic staff base who equally hold our passion for vinyl and coffee. It is the perfect owner operator set up with low overheads and hardly any staff costs.
Being in the heart of Belgrave offers much opportunity to tap into the thriving tourism and local attractions. Hosting a number of major events such as markets, The Lantern Parade, End of the Line festival, Puffing Billy Railway as well as numerous other music, art and culture festivals throughout the year.
CURRENT BUSINESS STRUCTURE FOR MUSIC AND VINYL:
-We host large and small events with live music each week.
-We sell Hi-Fi (turntables, speakers, needles etc…) New and restored
-We hire our space out for private functions/birthdays/work parties
- We trade, buy, sell vinyl records
-Included is a PA system, full security system and database of bands and suppliers/distributers.
-Trading hours: 7days 9am-6pm (or later for functions and events)
-Lease 3x3 (in 2nd year of 1st term)
-2 parking spaces included
-ample street parking out front and huge carpark at back of shop with over 800 spaces.
COFFEE/CAFE BUSINESS STRUCTURE
We do on average 9kg Coffee per week.
We use DUKES coffee beans which are currently no1 coffee brand in Aust (specialty/organic coffee) People travel to us to buy our Dukes coffee specifically.
We run a Linea PB LA MAZZOCCO coffee machine which is one of the top machines on the market with custom paint job and triple group-heads.
We hold a formidable reputation for the best coffee in the hills and pride ourselves on upholding this reputation.
Please see our face book page for all 5/5 reviews.
We have set up the ideal base for what will continue to grow into an iconic music hub in Melbourne. We need (due to family commitments) for someone who shares our passion to take the business to the next level. The areas that need to be built on next (as proving highly successful and profitable) would be:
-Space hire for private functions/birthdays
-Ticked gig events with bar running.
-EBay store and website (other Melb record store have had HUGE success in these areas)
-Expanding Hi Fi business as is dearly needed and sought after in this area.
This is the ultimate dream job. We love coming to work each day and doing what we are truly passionate about. If you share this passion, then this could be the job opportunity you have longed for. Another opportunity to buy a record store like this won’t come along again. Start up costs to open a new one would far out way purchase price, so act quickly.
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