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Coin / Card Laundry

Metropolitan has been the largest volume Huebsch Coin and Card Operated Laundry distributor in the USA consistently since 1997!

Our experienced staff of professional sales consultants is prepared to assist and support you throughout the entire process of opening a successful Coin or Card Operated Laundromat. In addition to our leadership position with HUEBSCH, we are also a leading distributor for:

  • Metropolitan personalized investor consultationSpeed Queen
  • ESD Card Systems
  • Card Concepts, Inc. (CCI)
  • Natco Hot Water Heaters
  • Hamilton Engineering
  • Standard Change-Makers
  • American Change Machines
  • Rowe International
  • CACO Seating Units and Tables
  • R&B Wire Carts
  • Vend-Rite Soap Vending Machines
  • And much more...

Advantages to owning a Coin or Card Operated Laundry

Coin Laundries are an all cash, no inventory business that offers investors many advantages, including:

  • High Return on Investment
  • Ability to control your work schedule with flexible hours
  • No experience necessary
  • Liquidity
  • Tax benefits
  • Fast-growing equity

The cost of buying an existing Laundromat usually ranges from $500,000 to $2,000,000 depending on the size, age, lease, and income of the store.

Today, the size of a typical Laundromat ranges from 2,500 to 5,000 square feet, however some stores are only 1,000 square feet and others are well over 6,000 square feet.

Most Laundromats occupy retail space leased on a long-term basis (20-30 years). Negotiating a good lease is one of the most important parts of developing a new laundry or purchasing an existing one. Metropolitan is very experienced in this area and is prepared to assist you with your lease negotiations.