Buy a Business in Illinois

Buy a Business Oak Brook, Illinois

If you live in Oak Brook, Illinois, buying an existing Oak Brook business is a great way to get started as an entrepreneur.

Our goal is to assist you as you begin the exercise of purchasing a company in Oak Brook.

First and foremost, you should learn as much as they can. You can find some great advice on buying a business by perusing our buying a business articles, including our Why Understand Business Valuation article among others.

Businesses for Sale in Oak Brook

OK, let's get down to brass tacks and help you find a business in Oak Brook, Illinois. Below, you will find referrals for buying an Oak Brook business that can get you started with owning your own business.

Online Business-for-Sale Marketplaces

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

  • BizBuySell - Check out BizBuySell's list of Illinois Businesses for Sale. At any given time, they have over 50,000 business listings for sale. They usually have many Oak Brook businesses for sale, as well as business-for-sale listings in nearby communities.

Local Oak Brook Business Brokers

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

Kensington Services, Inc.
Regency Towers Center
1415 West 22nd Street, Tower Floor
Oak Brook, Illinois 60523
Phone: (630) 990-1500
Fax: (630) 969-2234


  • George A. Petrulis, Cbi, M&ami

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