Starting Your Retail Biz in a Flea Market

Most street fairs and markets have a very low barrier to entry: You’ll need transit, a table, a tent (for outdoor markets), a cash box and the ability to contribute a small booth rental fee to the market’s organizer (usually $25 to $50 for small communities and $75-$125 for urban fairs).


On TV: Making Money from Other People’s Junk

John and Jimmy DiResta live and breathe flea markets.


Entrepreneur Enters The Flea Market Business

He also operates a pet salon, crab shack, and a real estate business, among other wide-ranging interests, and he says he has leveraged these in opening the new market.

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