Properties Details

616 Busti Ave
Elma, Iowa 50628

Seller: Kermit Oakland
Address: 616 Busti Ave, Elma, Iowa 50628
List Price: $129,900.00
Taxes: $622
Lot Size: 72' x 125'
Age: 1912
Square Footage: 3840
Bathrooms: 2
Heat: GFA/CA

616 Busti Ave, Elma, Iowa 50628


SELLER WILL CONSIDER A LEASE OPTION.  Clean and recently updated along with good food and drink describe this small town bar where friends and family meet. Main kitchen features new: charcoal grill, 2 deep fat fryers, Ansul system & hood along with 3 freezers and flooring. Bar has new beer tap cooler with 4 spigots, track lighting, ceiling fans and acoustic ceiling tiles.  There is a separate “Pizza Kitchen” and “Soup Kitchen”. Two bathrooms, one is handicap accessible.  In 2016 seller put in 2 new furnaces, 2 central air units and a water softener.  List price includes buildings, equipment and fixtures needed to run business.  Liquor, food and supply inventory to be sold separately at time of sale.

Improvements and Equipment

(* denotes new in 2016)


Bar:                 track lighting, ceiling fans with remotes*   

                       acoustic ceiling tiles* 

                       beer tap cooler with 4 spigots* 

                       sprayed north wall with insulation and sheet rocked* 

                       bar ceiling had 14” to 16” of insulation*

                       insulated north and west wall floor joists*

                       replaced duct work in bar* 

                       wired and installed new flat screen tv* 

                       3 door cooler

                       4 door beer cooler in back room


Kithen:            3 freezers  (3 upright)*

                       2 refrigerators

                       charcoal grill*

                       2 deep fat fryers*

                       Ansul system and hood*



Pizza Kitchen:  “Bakers Pride” stone pizza oven*

                       Refrigerated prep table  6’6”*

                       5 freezers  (2 upright, 3 chest)*

                       smaller chest freezer

                       wall air unit

Basement:       2 LP furnaces*

                       2 central air units*

                       hot water heater

                       water softener*

 All inventory in the “Bluebird Tavern” needed to operate business is included.  Not liquor, food and supplies. 

All costs and measurements are approximate. All information herein contained is from sources deemed to be reliable but cannot be guaranteed by Burke Real Estate.