Buy a Business in Alabama

Birmingham, Alabama Buy a Business

Buying a Birmingham, Alabama business? Smart move! While you won't get the experience of starting a business on your own, buying an existing Birmingham, AL business is a low-risk proposition compared to starting from scratch.

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In order to be taken seriously as a prospective buyer, you need to understand how businesses are bought and sold. You can find some great advice on purchasing a business by reading our buying a business articles, including our The Highest and Best Use article among others.

Buy a Business in Birmingham

OK, we're ready to help you find a good business to buy in Birmingham, Alabama. Below, you will find recommendations for buying a Birmingham company that can set you on the path to becoming an entrepreneur.

Online Business-for-Sale Marketplaces

Before you contact local business brokers, we recommend you peruse Birmingham business-for-sale listings at an aggregator site. These sites receive business-for-sale listings from Birmingham 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 Alabama Businesses for Sale. The site has over 50,000 business listings for sale. They usually have many Birmingham businesses for sale, as well as business-for-sale listings in nearby communities.

Local Birmingham Business Brokers

After reviewing BizBuySell's listings to find a business to buy, local Birmingham business brokers are the best people to talk to when buying a Birmingham 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 Birmingham business brokerage firms you should talk to:

Vr Business Brokers
3535 Grandview Parkway, Suite 430
Birmingham, Alabama 35243
Phone: (205) 977-7150
Fax: (205) 977-7149


  • Eric L Tyra

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