6 Retail Stores for Sale in Melbourne Under $450,000

by Catherine Mangana 4th of April, 2022
6 Retail Stores for Sale in Melbourne Under $450,000

The sweet, siren song of the shopping centre is a familiar sound to many Australians. Retail business is steadily improving, with Australia's return to 'normal', seeing a 9.1% increase in sales compared with February 2021 (according to the ABS). Bsale currently has over 1600 retail businesses for sale across Australia with many retail shops for sale in Melbourne, and has long proven to be a popular business for budding entrepreneurs to enter the market with.

Melbourne is the unofficial 'Shopping Capital of Australia', and for good reason. There are plenty of businesses for sale in Melbourne across all categories, with something for everyone, whether you are looking for a fancy frock or some on-trend pieces for your home.

Here are 6 retail stores for sale in Melbourne right now.



1. Secrets Shhh - Melbourne Cbd

Price: $200,000

Secrets Shhh - Melbourne CBD presents a rare opportunity to buy into this exclusive growing national retailer, located in the prestigious Royal Arcade run under management.

Secrets Shhh is a much-loved quality fine jewellery brand in touch with what women want. They have a passion and energy for designs, on-trend high-end looks that allow women to style in their unique way effortlessly. The best thing about this franchise business is that you don’t need to be a jeweller, and all items are sourced centrally and delivered, then the team of staff help customers choose what they love.

Key Features Include: 

  • Under Management – $120k+ Earnings (Semi-Passive)
  • Highly successful business
  • National chain own this prime location in the CBD
  • Excellent product reviews from customers
  • Franchise Model. Head office support/training is provided
  • Long-term Manager in place, running the store
  • Long-term team of staff who are excellent at their jobs
  • 8-year Franchise agreement in place matching lease

> Contact Seller


2. Florist 6 Days - Ferntree Gully


Price: $63,000

This florist is well set within a shopping mall and close to Kmart. The Vendor owns the property and hence a long lease is available.

Key Features Include:

  • Exceptional cheap rent of $290 per week + GST for 80 sqm size shop.
  • Trades 6 days from 8.30 a.m to 5.30 p.m and taking around $2700 per week and close on Sunday.
  • Well set up with a cold room, a small private office, and a kitchen area.
  • Low running costs.
  • Stocks are delivered to the shop and one person could run the shop.

> Contact Seller


3. Toyworld - South East Melbourne


Price: $95,000 + SAV

This iconic Toyworld store is ideally located in South East Melbourne. The business enjoys a fantastic location in the main commercial shopping centre of its prestigious suburb. 

This iconic toy store has been a staple in its fantastic location for decades and understands the needs and wants of the local community. The business enjoys many long-term, repeat clients as a result of the many years of operation, excellent customer service, product knowledge and huge product range.

Key Features Include:

  • Fantastic location in South East Melbourne
  • Buying Group agreement with ARL
  • Well established with more than 40 years of trading
  • Many long-term, repeat clients
  • Opportunity for further growth

> Contact Seller


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4. Family Business For Sale - Camberwell

Price: $299,000

This store has recently been upgraded and is one of the best-presented stores in the locality. It has a fabulous greeting card display and the latest digital screens to advertise lottery products. Lots of room to improve displays with the right creative family operator.

Key Features Include: 

  • Prime shopping centre location
  • Beautifully Presented ($250k Upgrade in 2018)
  • The Lott / Cards / Gift shop and sub-news
  • Huge potential to add new stock lines
  • Trades 6 days (Option 7 days)
  • Ideal family Business
  • High Profits
  • Great loyal customer base

> Contact Seller


5. Low Expense Bottle Shop - Reservoir


Price: $198,000

Great opportunity to acquire this easy to run, well-known bottle shop in growing northern suburbs bottle shop, only 11km from Melbourne's CBD.

Key Features Include:

  • Taking $10,000pw
  • Very simple operation
  • Very stable business
  • Great location in a growing area with plenty of apartments nearby experiencing heavy foot traffic
  • Short trading hours, huge potential to increase takings with increased trading hours
  • Perfect for a husband & wife team

> Contact Seller


6. Kid's Retail Boutique & Online Store - Moonee Ponds


Price: $110,000

This business opportunity consists of a children's retail boutique as well as an amazing online store. Selling a wide range of children's boutique and designer clothing, dinner wear, bibs, cloth nappies, soft toys, custom made nightlights, games, puzzles and more, the business is very popular within it's affluent location and is known for its top quality products at affordable prices.

Key Features Include:

  • Taking $3,000 per week
  • Retail store open 6 days per week, closed Sundays
  • Reasonable $700 per week rent
  • Good lease in place
  • Amazing website, must be seen!
  • Beautifully fit out shop, state of the art
  • Easily relocatable, can operate from home if desired
  • Plenty of street parking available
  • Over 2000 clients on their database

> Contact Seller

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Catherine Mangana

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Catherine enjoys generating articles that highlight some of the opportunities that are now available for purchase on Bsale. She hails from a family of ...

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