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21760 W US Hwy 160 Durango CO Real Estate
Amazing opportunity to purchase a landmark business in Durango Colorado; City Cleaners! City Cleaners is the only dry cleaning business in all of La Plata County. The business started in 1950 and has been operated by the current owners since 1997. Sellers are only the 3rd owners in 70+ years in business. The company has a great reputation in and around Durango for great customer service, quality services, and employee retention (several employees have been there for over20 years). Currently being operated with partial absentee owners, this opportunity can be owned and operated successfully without an overwhelming time commitment. The company offers the following services so the community: Dry Cleaning, Express Dry Cleaning Service(regular customers drop off clothes in a City Cleaners bag in the 24 hour drop box to be picked up later), Same Day Dry Cleaning Services, Shirt Laundry Services (Shirts are Laundered and Pressed), Household Item Cleaning (Decorative Pillows, Duvets, Comforters, Drapes, and Even Stuffed Animals), Leather & Suede Cleaning, Wedding Gown Restoration &Cleaning, Rug Cleaning, and UGG Cleaning. This business is being sold turn-key. The price includes the building, all of the cleaning equipment, furniture, fixtures, IT systems, and Payment Systems. The building and equipment have been well maintained throughout the years. The main level of the building is approximately 4,500 square feet and includes an office, bathroom, reception/drive through drop off area, and a large open area with all of the cleaning, pressing, and steaming machines. It also houses an automated assembly conveyor and a 3 level Italian (Metal progetti) clothing conveyor that is programmed to deliver the batches of customer clothes for quick and accurate customer service. Additionally the owners recently replaced a 30hp boiler and a Suzie form finisher. Upstairs there is approximately 1700 square feet that is currently being used for offices and storage. The upstairs could be utilized for other services i.e. tailoring , alterations, clothing repair, or leased to another company for additional income. The outside of the property offers a covered drive through area for customers to drop off/pick up clothes, 18 parking spaces, and about 140 feet of Colorado Highway 160 Frontage. The building is located in the City limits and is on central water and sewer. There is easy highway access for customers and it is in a convenient location that is less than 1/2 mile from Main Street.