Internet has surely touched our lives in some or the other way. However it has actually gone beyond just providing you facts or data, as today you could actually buy or sell products only. To top that there are numerous sites offering you the service of buying and selling businesses online which has actually added a new dimension to the way people do business. Some of the popular sites have been mentioned below:
Businessforsale works with business brokers and private sellers for selling or buying a business. With over 900,000 visitors every month and 300,000 buyers registered it definitely offers a huge collection of businesses available for sale. People starting out with their business for the first time can get good help from the website.
BizBuySell is regarded as one of the most of the popular places on the internet for franchisee or business sale. Views per month exceed 825,000 from people interested in new business or to sell their own business. One can find cheap businesses that are home based as well as large franchises or established businesses.
BizQuest has fundamentally changed the way medium to small sized businesses are sold and bought. There are over 35,000 listings on the website from various franchises and businesses for sale. Sellers can advertise at cheap rates reaching out to thousands of prospective buyers looking for acquisition opportunities.
Flippa is although a marketplace for selling and buying online businesses only. You can sell/buy established websites, web businesses and even turnkey businesses on Flippa. It don’t list physical businesses though.Currently Flippa has 200,000 users and almost every minute there is bid taking place in its huge marketplace. Around 26,000 websites were sold in the year 2011 from Flippa resulting in a staggering amount of 31 million dollars.
BizBen is one of the major portals for mid and small sized California businesses available for sale. Presently it has over 7,000 listings and new listings are adding up each day. Around 16,000 buyers visit BizBen every day as it is regarded as the easiest and fastest way to buy or sell businesses in California.
BBN or BusinessBroker.net was started in the year 1999 and is one of the leading marketplaces on internet dealing with selling and buying of businesses. Around 200,000 people visit the site every month and it advertises on leading websites like Google, Business.com, and Yahoo etc. In addition to individually operated and owned businesses it also features business opportunities and franchises for sale.
DaltonBusiness is United Kingdom’s number one website dealing with business sale. It was launched in the year 2002 and offers businesses for sale from private sellers, commercial agents, and franchises. It is Dalton Weekly’s online counterpart and has over 33,000 businesses listed which are available for sale.
Buybusiness is a site that deals with selling and buying of businesses and attracts around 50,000 buyers every month. With various performance tools available you can check the exposure of your ad which also provides you with suggestions on how to attract more viewers. Unlimited number of photos can be uploaded and you can even advertise on various categories to attract more attention.
GlobalBX is a free listing exchange that offers a wide range of commercial properties and businesses for sale. Its vast network connects buyers, business sellers, direct lenders and investors. It has more than 42,000 listings and is regarded as a complete source to help business buyers and business sellers through a perfectly organised exchange process.
MergerNetwork is basically a community meant for dealmakers and has over 14,000 members. The long list of members consists of corporate executives, entrepreneurs, business brokers, investment bankers, M&A advisors and private equity groups. It has a listing of over 16,000 including companies for sale, businesses for sale and franchises for sale.
Loopnet is a commercial real estate website that attracts huge traffic with more than three million users every month. Its listings include Business for Sale, multifamily apartments, farms, office buildings, industrial, vacant land, restaurants, warehouses and many more. It is definitely a popular choice for users looking for Business for Sale or commercial real estate.
Franchise gator has been in the industry since 2002 and has a huge listing of business opportunities and franchises. It also offers articles on franchising to help people buy a business. Till now 1.5 million leads have been delivered and re-selling user’s information has never happened. It is definitely a one-stop-shop for business research and ownership information.
Two attorneys from California started this site in the year 1997 to help companies as well as individuals with buying and selling of websites. People interested in buying a website can directly contact the seller and the listings are available at a nominal fee. For more exposure of your ads you can opt for the premium services that can really get you the best deal. This is another flippa like website but less popular.
BusinessMart offers a business marketplace and various resources for buying and selling business. It currently lists business from USA and a few from Canada and UK. Buyers can review listing with business details such as asking price, cash flow, gross income, profits, inventory etc and contact selling directly through contact from.
Latonas is a website broker that helps individuals and companies to sell or buy a website in a simple, understandable and secure process. The websites that are listed over here are carefully verified and reviewed where they have brokers to ensure secure and safe transactions. Sellers can really profit from this site through its large subscriber list.
Today these sites comprise a large share of buying and selling businesses and besides adding convenience they have added a new playground for business brokers and flippers.