Buy a Business in Iowa

Buy a Business Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Buy a Cedar Rapids, Iowa business and then nurture it into greatness. That's a great plan for entrepreneurial success, and we are here to help you do exactly that.

If you're contemplating becoming an entrepreneur, chances are you're considering the popular path of buying a Cedar Rapids business.

In order to be taken seriously as a business buyer, you have to study how businesses are bought and sold. To become more knowledgeable about buying an existing company, we recommend you read our How to Buy a Business article or any of the other buying a business articles you'll find on our site.

Buy a Business in Cedar Rapids

Without further adieu, it's time to get to our list of resources for buying a business in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Below, you will find recommendations for buying a Cedar Rapids business that can get you started with controlling your own destiny.

Online Business-for-Sale Marketplaces

Before you contact local business brokers, we recommend you start with Cedar Rapids business-for-sale listings at an aggregator site. These sites receive business-for-sale listings from Cedar Rapids business brokers. They also have many FSBO (for sale by owner) listings. Here is a list of online business-for-sale marketplaces that we suggest you consider:

  • BizBuySell - Check out BizBuySell's list of Iowa Businesses for Sale. The site has over 50,000 business listings for sale. They usually have many Cedar Rapids businesses for sale, as well as business-for-sale listings in nearby communities.

Local Cedar Rapids Business Brokers

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

Sunbelt Business Advisors
Armstrong Centre
222 3rd Ave Se #240
Cedar Rapids, Iowa 52401
Phone: (319) 247-0909
Fax: (866) 882-6548


  • Maurie L. Cashman

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