Buy a Business in North Carolina

Buy a Business Raleigh, North Carolina

If you live in Raleigh, North Carolina, buying an existing Raleigh business is a great way to get started as an entrepreneur.

We're here to be a useful resource as you start the process of purchasing a business in Raleigh.

In advance of buying a business, get knowledgeable on the subject. At, you can find several excellent articles on buying a business. If you are trying to learn about buying a business, a good one to get you started is the The Highest and Best Use article.

Buy a Business in Raleigh

Now, it's time to get to our list of resources for buying a business in Raleigh, North Carolina. Below, you will find suggestions for buying a Raleigh 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 Raleigh business-for-sale listings at an aggregator site. These sites receive business-for-sale listings from Raleigh 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 North Carolina Businesses for Sale. At any given time, they have over 50,000 business listings for sale. They usually have many Raleigh businesses for sale, as well as business-for-sale listings in nearby communities.

Local Raleigh Business Brokers

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

C.J. Harris & Company, LLC
8356 Six Forks Road, Suite 102
Raleigh, North Carolina 27615
Phone: (919) 841-5666
Fax: (919) 841-5633


  • Cornelius "C J" J. Harris, Cbi, M&ami

Capital City Group, Inc.
P.O. Box 25522
Raleigh, North Carolina 27611
Phone: (919) 553-0040
Fax: (801) 858-8483


  • Larry Carroll

Empire Business Brokers
500 Falls Of Neuse Rd
Raleigh, North Carolina 27609
Phone: (919) 861-8987
Fax: (919) 846-1309


  • L. Steven Fromme

Empire Business Brokers, Inc.
5003 Falls Of Neuse Road
Raleigh, North Carolina 27609
Phone: (970) 689-3006
Fax: (888) 707-6039


  • Patrick B Bentley
  • Tim Martin

Enlign Business Brokers
2527 Goudy Drive
Raleigh, North Carolina 27615
Phone: (919) 623-6725


  • Bill Drew
  • David Jackson
  • Jeff Snell, CBI

Entrust Associates
2229 Laurel Valley Way
Raleigh, North Carolina 27604
Phone: (919) 803-4216
Fax: (919) 287-2848


  • Anne Pagano

Liaison Partners, Inc.
8648 Valley Brook Drive
Raleigh, North Carolina 27613
Phone: (919) 868-2370
Fax: (866) 616-2120


  • Michael W Nix

Sabre Capital
152 Mine Lake Court, Suite 100
Raleigh, North Carolina 27615
Phone: (919) 847-0099
Fax: (919) 845-9910


  • James 'Trip' A. Holmes

Sunbelt Business Advisors
3801 Lake Boone Trail
Suite 410
Raleigh, North Carolina 27607
Phone: (919) 787-0566
Fax: (919) 787-1951


  • Mark Richie
  • Thomas Guertin

Venture Resources, Inc.
Office Suites Plus Forum 1
8601 Six Forks Rd #400
Raleigh, North Carolina 27615
Phone: (919) 787-0868
Fax: (919) 435-7667


  • Richard Daigle, Cbi

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