Buy a Business in Florida

Buy a Business Gainesville, Florida

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

We're here to help you as you start down the path toward purchasing a company in Gainesville.

Before buying a business, get knowledgeable on the subject. Read our Evaluating Markets When Buying a Business article in order to become a smarter buyer of businesses to buy and to get a better understanding of what's involved in buying a small business. That's one of many buying a business articles you can find here.

Businesses for Sale in Gainesville

Well, let's find you a business to buy in Gainesville, Florida. Below, you will find referrals for buying a Gainesville business that can set you on the path to owning your own business.

Online Business-for-Sale Marketplaces

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

Local Gainesville Business Brokers

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

A. Jones & Associates, Inc.
2815 Nw 13th St
Ste 200
Gainesville, Florida 32609
Phone: (352) 376-6600
Fax: (888) 415-1263


  • Anita B. Jones

More Buying a Business Information for Florida

Fussels Corner Businesses for Sale
Gibsonton Businesses for Sale

Browse All Buying a Business Resources in Florida
Browse Business for Sale Resources by State


Share this article

Additional Resources for Entrepreneurs

Lists of Venture Capital and Private Equity Firms

Franchise Opportunities


Business Glossary