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BizBuySell Insight Report 2021

BizBuySell Insight Report Small Business Acquisitions Edge Higher as Labor Shortages and Rising Costs Slow Recovery Restaurants & retail headline growth as buyers seek reopening opportunities Labor shortage and supply disruptions eat into cash flow and revenue Unhappy employees seek refuge and independence in small business ownership Baby Boomers expected to use economic re-opening asRead More »BizBuySell Insight Report 2021

BLOOMBERG: Some U.S. Small Businesses Selling for 6% Premium in Pandemic

Business Some U.S. Small Businesses Selling for 6% Premium in Pandemic By Michael Sasso and Olga Kharif July 23, 2020, 4:00 AM PDT Updated on July 23, 2020, 10:41 AM PDT  Median sale prices rose 6% on BizBuySell as transactions fell  A butcher shop ups its price even as gym owners go begging The wildest quarter inRead More »BLOOMBERG: Some U.S. Small Businesses Selling for 6% Premium in Pandemic

Predictions Regarding the State of the Restaurant & Bar Industry in California Post Covid-19

This article was written in the second half of April 2020 and California is still in a Shelter in Place status, which has been in effect since March 19, 2020. Since this date, only restaurants doing take-out and delivery are allowed to operate. All other restaurants and bars have been ordered to close.   TheRead More »Predictions Regarding the State of the Restaurant & Bar Industry in California Post Covid-19

Food and Beverage Businesses that have SOLD in 2019

Food and Beverage Businesses that have SOLD in 2019 The landscape for selling restaurants, bars and clubs continues to become more challenging in California due to the high costs of doing business in the state. Spiraling minimum wage and other payroll costs, the continued rise of occupancy costs and other operating costs including utilities, insurance, foodRead More »Food and Beverage Businesses that have SOLD in 2019

INC MAGAZINE. Common Financial Mistakes Business Owners Make Before a Sale — and How to Fix Them

Issues with financials can quickly become a roadblock to a successful sale By Bob House President, BizBuySell @bizbuysell Thank you Bob House and BizBuySell for including us in your latest Inc. article! Original published here: https://www.inc.com/bob-house/common-financial-mistakes-business-owners-make-before-a-sale-how-to-fix-them.html They say there is no better time than the present -- and for small business owners looking to exit, now isRead More »INC MAGAZINE. Common Financial Mistakes Business Owners Make Before a Sale — and How to Fix Them

FORBES: Inside The Deal To Buy San Francisco Landmark Fishermen’s Grotto And Preserve Its Legacy

GUEST POST WRITTEN BY Bob House Bob House is president of BizBuySell.com Published: Friday August 18, 2017 ORIGINAL LINK: https://www.forbes.com/sites/groupthink/2017/08/18/how-a-new-owner-of-san-francisco-landmark-fishermens-grotto-is-preserving-a-legacy/#28007cb8392d Building a business from scratch is tough, but taking over a popular institution can be even tougher. For Chris Henry, purchasing one of the oldest-run, family… Read More »FORBES: Inside The Deal To Buy San Francisco Landmark Fishermen’s Grotto And Preserve Its Legacy