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WE PROVIDE A COMPLETE CHILDCARE BUSINESS BROKER SERVICE WHICH UTILISES OUR GLOBAL BUYER NETWORK TO FACILITATE TRANSACTIONS.

The childcare & education market is currently enjoying a sustained period of exceptionally strong growth; with both leasehold and freehold multiples strengthening considerably. The buyer appetite is consistent, due to the UK being renowned worldwide for the quality of childcare on offer. At RDK we work with UK and International buyers and sellers to deliver their acquisition and sale mandates, our work and reputation is “recognised ” throughout the world and our service is unrivalled.

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Why choose RDK...? Our recent success

Redwoods Dowling Kerr advise the sale of a well-respected children’s nursery

Redwoods Dowling Kerr is delighted to announce the sale of Little Learners,

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MiChild purchase another nursery group from Redwoods Dowling Kerr

MiChild, an industry-leading operator in providing high-quality childcare, has purchased Childs-Play Nursery

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Why choose RDK...? Our track record
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Dear All, I may be able to represent the majority of people who are most reluctant to pay in advance for a service such as the sale of a business.The main player Natasha with a further part played by Sarah. I will be delighted to recommend such professionalism.

Kelly Marashi

Why choose RDK...? Our dedicated experts

Childcare

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Natasha Satterthwaite

Childcare

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Robert Yates

Why choose RDK...? Outstanding portfolio of businesses for sale
Business Buyers
  • £2,000,000

    REF: 48051

    Schools

    Freehold

    Preparatory school – Wiltshire

    • Prestigious Preparatory School with an overall Good OFSTED (Registered 180)
    • Desirable and accessible setting, truly enviable reputation, high occupancy levels
    • Fee Income £707,201 31.08.2019, owner operated
    • Extensive grounds, includes owner’s accommodation, viewing essential
  • £99,950

    REF: 46153

    Nurseries For Sale

    Leasehold

    Pre-school – East Sussex

    • Well established pre-school registered for 35 children per session aged 2 to 5 years
    • Turnover y/e 31.08.18 £157,561
    • Sought after East Sussex location, run under management
    • Ideal for small expanding group or owner operator, viewing recommended
  • £1,200,000

    REF: 46360

    Nurseries For Sale

    Freehold

    Project Rowan – South West

    • Detached purpose built day nursery
    • Current capacity for 63 children with potential to expand
    • Fee income -
    • Robust organisational structure and team of dedicated and highly-qualified staff
  • £220,000

    REF: 47602

    Nurseries For Sale

    Leasehold

    Childrens Day Nursery – North Yorkshire

    • Delightful Day Nursery (Registered for 43 children)
    • Convenient and accessible setting, excellent reputation, high occupancy levels
    • Fee Income £359,399 (ye/ 31.08.19) with EBITDA in excess of £50,000
    • Well presented throughout, genuine growth potential, viewing highly recommended
  • £900,000

    REF: 48070

    Nurseries For Sale

    Freehold

    Day Nursery – Worcestershire

    • Exquisite Children’s Day Nursery with 3 consecutive ‘Outstanding’ OFSTED inspections
    • Fee Income £459,460 per annum (y/e 31.03.20), owner operated
    • Winners of 4 RHS School Gardening Awards and a Healthier Choices Food Award by Worcester Regulatory Services
    • Includes 3-bedroom owner’s accommodation
  • £1,600,000

    REF: 48080

    Nurseries For Sale

    Freehold

    Day Nursery – Dorset

    • Day nursery registered for 20 children, rated ‘Outstanding’ by Ofsted
    • Fee income £205,724 per annum (y/e 31.03.20), Ebitda £115,909
    • Convenient and accessible residential setting, truly enviable reputation
    • High occupancy levels, superbly presented throughout, viewing highly recommended
  • £150,000

    REF: 45358

    Childcare, Nurseries For Sale

    Leasehold

    Day Nursery – Essex

    • Stunning day nursery registered for 104 children aged 3 months to 5 years of age
    • Turnover for October 2019 £552,364
    • Ideal purchase for expanding group, manager run
    • Viewing recommended, Ofsted rating 'Good'
  • £195,000

    REF: 45306

    Nurseries For Sale

    Leasehold

    Day Nursery – Merseyside

    • Impressive purpose built detached children’s day nursery, registered for 78 children. Rated Outstanding by Ofsted.
    • T/O YE April 2019 £315,420 EBITDA £60,913 T/O YE April 2020 management figures £313,874
    • Management run, convenient and accessible setting with parking, truly enviable reputation.
    • Immaculately presented, highly recommended
  • £28,000

    REF: 47551

    Nurseries For Sale

    Leasehold

    Childrens Day Nursery – Hertfordshire

    • Day Nursery registered for 32 children
    • Fee income £58,845 May 2020
    • Well-presented property
    • Viewing highly recommended
  • £725,000

    REF: 47264

    Nurseries For Sale

    Freehold

    Project Orabelle – Cumbria

    • Turnover of £254k for the year ending 31st August 2018 with an adjusted EBITDA of £119k for the year ending 31st August 2018
    • Adjoining residential dwelling included
    • Capacity of 87 places
    • Awarded Ofsted “Good” rating in consecutive inspections
  • £185,000

    REF: 47612

    Nurseries For Sale

    Leasehold

    2 Day Nurseries – Essex

    • Combined registration of 80 children aged 3 months – 11 years
    • Ofsted rated ‘Good’. Turnover £294,115 and EBITDA in excess of £65,000 (y/e July 2019)
    • Densely populated residential and commercial location
    • Ideal for expanding group or hands on owner
  • £70,000

    REF: 48021

    Nurseries For Sale

    Leasehold

    Day Nursery – Lancashire

    • Term Time only Pre-School (Registered 32 children)
    • Convenient and accessible setting, well presented
    • Fee Income £46,339 per annum (y/e 30.04.19) genuine growth potential
    • Rated as “good” by OFSTED, healthy occupancy levels, ideal 1st time buyer