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Steve Dawkins, Broker 
 
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Unique LIVE/WORK Opportunity #1
Garden Centre

Guelph's leading full-service Garden Centre

Established in 1988, this landmark garden centre is poised for continuing growth along with the rapidly expanding population of Guelph, as well as that of nearby Centre Wellington (Fergus and Elora) to the North and Acton/Erin/Orangeville to the East.

The original owners are ready to retire after 29 years. Business is being sold on a turn-key asset-sale basis, including 9 acres of property, buildings (including owner/manager bungalow with attached garage, gourmet kitchen and backyard oasis), equipment, inventory and goodwill generated during three decades of continuous operation in the same location. 

Explore the links below and then call me to discuss this opportunity in more detail and arrange a meeting with the sellers, who are eager to assist in the successful transition to new ownership. Offered at $3,850,000.

LISTING | >> Enterprise Video << | On-site Owner Residence | Toll-free: 1-855-95-REMAX | steve@dawkins.ca


Unique LIVE/WORK Opportunity #2
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LOST HORIZONS - Perennials Nursery

Known far and wide as THE specialist grower of rare and unusual perennials for 'plantaholics', Lost Horizons is a niche market rare plant nursery with an established, dedicated and loyal clientele. This ‘destination' garden centre is combined with landscape services on 5.53 acres on Niagara escarpment – the site is absolutely beautiful, and located less than an hour from Toronto. 


The business has been developed entirely through word-of-mouth advertising “one delighted customer at a time” over 25 years by the original owners, so there is tremendous opportunity to increase sales and profits through social/niche marketing channels. Includes 2.5 acres of mature, breath-taking gardens of arboretal quality, complete with a running creek. This is a unique live/work opportunity, with a recently upgraded and renovated heritage residence on-site; cherry flooring, new insulation, new triple-glazed windows, wiring, plumbing, geothermal heating, gourmet kitchen with soapstone counters and birdseye maple cabinets, new bathroom, wood burning fireplace with antique oak mantle. 


Explore the links below; the Listing provides further particulars, the Enterprise Video overviews the business and the Virtual Tour of the on-site residence includes floor plans. Then call me to arrange a meeting with the sellers, who will assist in the transition to YOUR ownership! Offered at $1,595,000.

LISTING | >> Enterprise Video << | On-site Owner Residence | Toll-free: 1-855-95-REMAX | steve@dawkins.ca


Why I should be your Commercial Realtor®

Unedited testimonial: "Dear Steve: We want to thank you for all the help in se
lling our property and business. From the moment you took over the listing we felt assured, and right to the final part of the sale you always had our backs. You handled every aspect with care, from the marketing, answering questions, to the many details along the way your advice and knowledge was right on. Selling a property and a business is a very hard thing to do, but you Steve guided us through some very tough waters with the intelligence and professionalism that few can achieve. We highly recommend Steve Dawkins."  Don M. & Lorrie H.



Sellers
/Lessors
: Contact me
to market your property and/or business to the right buyer or tenant - my proven interboard-listing approach ensures we'll reach as many prospective buyers as possible in order to maximize your selling price.

Buyers/Lessees: Click >> here << to browse the complete array of our brokerage's commercial property and business opportunity listings, or use the following area-specific links: Guelph (including Fergus, Elora and Rockwood), Kitchener, Waterloo, Cambridge, Milton, Oakville, Halton Hills, Brampton, Orangeville, and Mississauga. Also explore icx.ca to search other options in each market. Then contact me to help you hone in on the optimal property or business opportunity and negotiate the best possible price and terms.
  

                                                                                
Steve Dawkins
was President and Marketing Director of the olde Hide House in Acton from 1985 through 2002, driving 20-fold business growth during that period. He was also co-founder and Marketing Director of Acton's Blue Springs Golf Club and Blue Springs Estates. 
 
A University of Guelph alumnus and youngest-ever inductee into the Halton Region Business Hall of Fame, he is also an Award-Winning advertising copywriter and creative director. Dawkins is a founding partner of Brand Technology; their SeeHear! Customer R&D® process serves commercial construction industry clients in North America, Europe and Asia.
  
He's now a member of the RE/MAX Real Estate Centre
team, based at the firm's Guelph South office, 1499 Gordon Street. Steve earned the RE/MAX 100% Club Award in 2016. He is also a member of the Centre Wellington Economic Development Task Force.
 
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Office: 519-837-1300   Direct: 519-827-8434   Toll-Free: 1-855-95-REMAX   Email: steve@dawkins.ca