Buying an Akron, Ohio business? Smart move! While you won't get the experience of starting a business on your own, buying an existing Akron, OH business is a low-risk proposition compared to starting from scratch.
Our goal is to help you as you start down the path toward purchasing a company in Akron.
In order to be taken seriously as a prospective buyer, you have to study how businesses are bought and sold. Learn more about buying a business by reading our buying a business articles, including our Three Principles of Business Valuation article among others.
Buying an Akron, Ohio Business
Without further adieu, let's get down to brass tacks and help you find a business in Akron, Ohio. Below, you will find suggestions for buying an Akron company that can get you started with owning your own business.
Online Business-for-Sale Marketplaces
Before you contact local business brokers, we recommend you start with Akron business-for-sale listings at an aggregator site. These sites receive business-for-sale listings from Akron business brokers. They also have many FSBO (for sale by owner) listings. Here are our resources for online business-for-sale marketplaces that we suggest you consider:
- BizBuySell - Check out BizBuySell's list of Ohio Businesses for Sale.
At any given time, they have over 50,000 business listings for sale. They usually have many Akron businesses for sale, as well as business-for-sale listings in nearby communities.
Local Akron Business Brokers
After reviewing BizBuySell's listings to find a business to buy, local Akron business brokers are the best people to talk to when buying an Akron business. They have many local listings and they will typically sit down with you, understand your needs and then make suggestions on which businesses might be most appropriate for you to buy. Here are some local Akron business brokerage firms you should talk to:
- Ay carumba! Our researchers have not yet added local Akron business brokers recommendations. If you are aware of an Akron business brokerage firm that should be listed here, please contact us.
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