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BizBuySell is passionate about helping connect small business sellers and buyers. By providing useful tools to educate them in the process of buying and selling a small business, BizBuySell has become the Internet's Largest Business-for-Sale Marketplace with over 45,000 active businesses for sale. BizBuySell's BrokerWorks subscription service supports the largest collection of U.S. business brokers and includes the Internet's most extensive Business Broker Directory.

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April 7, 2014

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Economic Recovery Continues As First Quarter Small Business Exit Transactions Remain at Strong Levels According to BizBuySell.com Report

BizBuySell.com's First Quarter 2014 Insight Report shows continued strong business-for-sale activity, well above historical levels, following 2013's record-breaking year.

January 8, 2014

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Small Business Transactions Jumped 49% in 2013; Owners Receiving Higher Prices For Businesses, but Buyers Getting More for Their Buying Dollar, According to BizBuySell.com Report

Strong fourth quarter completes robust year in business-for-sale market; restaurant, retail industries see biggest gains in BizBuySell 2013 Insights Report.

December 17, 2013

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Business Brokers Expect Small Business Sales Boom to Continue, Even More Baby Boomers to Sell in 2014 - BizBuySell.com Study

Brokers say 2013 was a great year in business-for-sale activity, believe 2014 could be even better as more buyers and sellers enter the market.

October 22, 2013

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Business Brokerage Press Survey: BizBuySell.com Most Popular Business-For-Sale Website

Report by Business Brokerage Press finds brokers more likely to use and to receive leads from BizBuySell.com over other small business listing sites.

October 7, 2013

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Small Business Transaction Growth Continues, Up More Than 41% from Same Time Last Year, According to BizBuySell.com Report

BizBuySell.com Insight Report shows significant spike in business sales for second straight quarter as economy, small business health continue to improve.

September 24, 2013

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Survey: Prospective Business Buyers, Sellers Confident They Can Close Deals In Current Business-for-Sale Market

BizBuySell.com survey finds that improved optimism among business buyers is creating a vibrant business succession market for both buyers and sellers.

July 8, 2013

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Small Business Transactions Continue to Rise, Up More than 61% from Same Time Last Year, According to BizBuySell.com Report

BizBuySell.com Insight Report shows significant spike in business sales for third straight quarter with restaurant, retail industries leading growth.

April 8, 2013

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Small Business Exit Transactions Jump 56% In First Quarter of 2013, According to BizBuySell.com Report

BizBuySell.com Insight Report shows significant spike in business-for-sale market as compared to same time in 2012; Sales prices reach two-year high

April 4, 2013

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Business Brokers Hopeful About Future of Business-For-Sale Marketplace

As the economy recovers, business brokers are optimistic that both buyers and sellers will be more aggressive in the business-for-sale marketplace.

March 12, 2013

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How Prospective Buyers Shop for Small Businesses: A BizBuySell.com Report

With rapid improvements in smartphone and tablet technology, Americans have changed how they shop for everyday goods and services. The same holds true in the business-for-sale marketplace, where mobile is enabling anytime, anywhere access to promising new business ventures.

January 7, 2013

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National Business-for-Sale Transactions Up Sharply in Final Days of 2012 due to Fiscal Cliff and Anticipation of Higher Taxes

BizBuySell.com's Q4 2012 Insights Report shows a 43.4 percent jump in business-for-sale activity during the final three weeks of December relative to 2011's year-end sales pace.

January 1, 2013

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BizBuySell.com Partners with the Coin Laundry Association to Power Online Laundry Business for Sale Listings

BizBuySell.com, the Internet's largest marketplace for buying or selling a business, announced today a partnership with the Coin Laundry Association (CLA) to bring its database of over 40,000 business-for-sale listings to the association's PlanetLaundry website.

November 28, 2012

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Business Brokers Saw More Transactions in 2012, Optimistic About 2013 Despite Near-Term Concerns, Reports BizBuySell.com Survey

Brokers are seeing more buyers and sellers in business-for-sale market, but list national debt and the potential fiscal cliff as the biggest factors compromising economic recovery

October 8, 2012

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Small Business Transactions Up Nearly 3% From Year Ago According to BizBuySell.com Insight Report

BizBuySell.com's Q3 2012 Insights Report indicates small business getting healthier and business-for-sale market continues long-term slow, but steady growth amidst uncertainty of election, tax changes

September 5, 2012

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Nearly 70% of Business Brokers Say Financing Availability Still Not Improving For Business Buyers, According to BizBuySell Survey

Results from a survey conducted by BizBuySell.com also suggest that seller financing has been a key element in business sales in tough lending environment

July 6, 2012

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Small Business Transactions Dip 1.6% in Q2 2012, According to BizBuySell.com Insight Report

Despite slowing transaction rates in the second quarter, BizBuySell.com's Q2 2012 Insights Report indicates that year-to-date transactions for 2012 remain above 2011 numbers, suggesting that the business transaction marketplace still has sufficient momentum for modest recovery in 2012.

June 11, 2012

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Survey: Business owners spend more than $35.5 billion annually during ownership transitions

A BizBuySell.com survey of business owners highlights positive economic effect of buying a business, underscores unique opportunity for vendors, suppliers

April 4, 2012

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BizBuySell.com Reports Highest Business-For-Sale Transaction Levels since Fourth Quarter of 2008

BizBuySell's Q1 2012 Insights Report reveals that four percent more businesses were sold in the first quarter of 2012 compared to the same period last year. As a result, the first quarter of 2012 is the most active quarter for small business transactions in over three years.

February 6, 2012

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16% fewer jobs added to US economy in 2011 due to fewer small businesses changing hands

A BizBuySell report on small business investment and hiring shows business succession has economic ripple effect on U.S. economy akin to that of real estate market turnover

January 4, 2012

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BizBuySell.com Reports Increasing Business-For-Sale Transactions, Lower Valuations in 2011

BizBuySell's annual year-end report finds more small businesses were sold in 2011 than in 2010, spurred by slightly decreased valuations, improved business performance, and slow improvement in capital access.

November 14, 2011

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BizBuySell Celebrates Global Entrepreneurship Week with Fun Facts

It's Global Entrepreneurship Week so BizBuySell has assembled a collection of fun facts regarding entrepreneurs and entrepreneurship around the world.

October 3, 2011

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BizBuySell's Latest Report on the Business-for-Sale Marketplace Shows Slight Increase in Transactions

The number of closed business-for-sale transactions reported in Q3 2011 rose 3.5% year over year, fueled by lower business valuations.

August 15, 2011

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Nation's Business Brokers Remain Discouraged by Funding Availability for Small Business Transactions

Survey conducted by BizBuySell.com shows that financing continues to be the largest factor preventing small business transactions from closing.

July 1, 2011

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Latest BizBuySell.com Report on the Business-for-Sale Marketplace Suggests Continued Market Improvement

An eight percent year-over-year increase in closed business-for-sale transactions in Q2 2011 suggests a latent supply of profitable businesses coming to the market.

May 24, 2011

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It's a Seller's Market, According to a Survey of the Nation's Business Brokers

Results from a survey conducted by BizBuySell.com suggest that 2011 may be the time to sell for small business owners.

April 13, 2011

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BizBuySell.com Reports All-Time Record Website Traffic Numbers

Site reports strong traffic growth to reach a new record of more than 575,000 unique visitors in March.

April 4, 2011

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First Quarter 2011 BizBuySell.com Insight Report Finds Business-For-Sale Activity Improving Over 2010

Business brokers report a two percent increase in closed business-for-sale transactions in Q1 2011 versus Q1 2010.

February 22, 2011

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Survey of Nation's Business Brokers Reveals that 2011 Likely to be a Stronger Year for Selling a Business

BizBuySell.com's survey results show that business owners who have been hesitant to sell may want to consider preparing their business for sale in 2011.

January 5, 2011

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BizBuySell.com Reports Improving Business-For-Sale Conditions

The nation's business brokers closed more business-for-sale transactions in 2010 than in 2009, according to data released by the country's largest online business-for-sale marketplace.

November 16, 2010

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Despite Government Initiatives, BizBuySell.com Survey Suggests Small Business Market Still Faces Hurdles

BizBuySell.com's survey results reveal that small businesses have yet to feel significant benefits from the Small Business Jobs Act, while lack of available financing continues to hinder business-for-sale transactions.

October 5, 2010

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BizBuySell.com Report on Business-for-Sale Marketplace Suggests Flat Market in Third Quarter 2010

BizBuySell.com reports lack of available financing as the primary reason for stagnant year-over-year closed transaction volumes.

August 10, 2010

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International Business Brokers Association and M&A Source Choose BizBuySell's BizLink Solution to Power Business Listings

BizLink will allow IBBA and M&A Source members to post business-for-sale listings more efficiently and with increased visibility.

April 6, 2010

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BizBuySell.com Reports Slow, but Steady, Increase in Business-for-Sale Transactions for First Quarter 2010

Business valuation metrics decline even as business-for-sale transactions continue to rebound

January 26, 2010

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LoopNet Acquires BizQuest, LLC, a Leading Online Business-For-Sale Marketplace

Together with BizBuySell, the acquisition of BizQuest complements and solidifies LoopNet's leadership in the online business-for-sale marketplace sector.

January 7, 2010

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BizBuySell.com Reports Improving Business-For-Sale Marketplace Despite Difficult 2009

Service businesses and restaurants lead the recovery as business-for-sale closed transaction prices return to levels not seen since mid-2008

October 6, 2009

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BizBuySell.com Third Quarter 2009 Data Signals Improving Business-for-Sale Market

Business-for-sale transactions begin to increase after hitting bottom in recent months

July 6, 2009

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BizBuySell Releases Second Quarter '09 Insight Report for Business Sales

Online business-for-sale marketplace announces what businesses are selling around the country

April 7, 2009

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BizBuySell.com Reports Continued Decline in Business-for-Sale Transactions for First Quarter 2009

Small business sellers faced with lower business valuations as buyers struggle to gain access to capital.

January 7, 2009

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BizBuySell.com Reports Fourth Quarter 2008 Decline in Volume of Business-for-Sale Transactions

Fewer deals are getting done, and completed deals are closing with lower business valuations relative to a year ago.

November 10, 2008

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BizBuySell Launches New Online Service for Valuing a Business

Interactive valuation report lets business buyers and business sellers determine what a business is worth.

October 1, 2008

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BizBuySell Announces Third Quarter Insight Report: It's Still a Sellers' Market for Business Owners Who Want to Cash Out

Online business-for-sale marketplace notes rising demand for businesses and shortage of supply.

July 9, 2008

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BizBuySell Releases Second Quarter Insight Report for Business Sales

Online business-for-sale marketplace announces what businesses are selling for around the country

February 25, 2008

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BizBuySell Launches New BrokerWorks Features to Benefit Business Brokers Selling Online

Online business-for-sale marketplace enhances its BrokerWorks services to help brokers increase visibility and leads

January 3, 2008

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BizBuySell Partners with Financial Services Leaders to Launch New Small Business Lending Center

New feature makes it easier for entrepreneurs to finance the purchase of a business.

Aug 24, 2007

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What is a business worth? Biz owners and buyers can now find out with free, instant report

Online marketplace for buying or selling a business introduces first free tool to determine the value of a business.

Jul 3, 2007

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BizBuySell Small Business Survey: With Independence Comes Financial, Personal Opportunity, Say Small Biz Owners

Entrepreneurs cite the desire to make more money and be their own boss as the top reasons to start a business.

Jul 2, 2007

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BizBuySell Launches New, Improved Franchise Directory

Internet's largest business-for-sale marketplace offers users more interactive, searchable franchise listings.

May 21, 2007

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BizBuySell Small Business Survey: Most Biz Owners Say No Thanks to Consultants

BizBuySell's survey suggests small business owners prefer "do-it-yourself" methods and customer feedback to improve business reputation.

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