Spain: Busy English Academy in the Canary Islands for sale.
English Academy in Las Palmas, Gran Canaria. Established in 2009, we have expanded twice and now have 4 classrooms in a 100m2 rented premises. We currently have 130 students enrolled (Sept. to June) in groups in ages from 4 years old up to late teens.
The academy has a reception area, two toilets, wireless computer network, large photocopier/ printer and a resources area with textbooks, storybooks and boardgames. Each classroom is equipped with laptop and projector. The largest classroom has a stage for presentations and a small kitchen area. Monthly rent is €730 including taxes.
The academy is located near to a number of primary and secondary schools and we collect many of our students in the earlier timeslots from one of the nearby schools.
Our classes primarily run from Monday to Thursday, from 2pm till 7pm. We are 4 teachers working varying part-time schedules from a few hours a week to 20 hours. There is demand to run intensive courses for adults and conversation groups in mornings and late evenings, which we have not pursued due to other commitments. We are currently looking to move abroad and for this reason we are considering selling or leasing the academy. Asking price 35,000€
Las Palmas is a beautiful place to live, with many opportunities to socialise and to expand business. It’s a vibrant historical city surrounded by the sea, with a sprawling urban beach and a busy port. There is a large university here. Within the city you find surf culture, traditional festivals, and a bustling trade sector. Near the city there are picturesque old towns, volcanic hills and a small wine region.