Category: Market News

FEBRUARY 2017 – How important are my accounts when selling a business?

If you are looking to sell your business, probably the most vital document that potential buyers will want to look at are you accounts for the business. Whether you are a sole trader or a Limited company the accounts will …

DECEMBER 2016 – BUSINESS RATE CHANGES IN 2017 IN ESSEX

As another year comes to an end there have been a number of changes announced which start in 2017 for local businesses in Essex. One of the biggest ones is the revaluation of commercial premises across the UK for Business …

OCTOBER 2016 – Only 7% – 30% of Businesses Put Up For Sale Will Actually Sell!

Depending on which report you read, only 7%-30% of businesses that are put up for sale will actually sell. This is quite a sobering fact for any business owner that is considering selling their business. There are of course a …

AUGUST 2016 – ESSEX ECONOMY NEWS

Brexit, Prime Minister resigning, new Prime Minister appointed, senior politicians resigning and political chaos have been the theme since June 24th. Today, 4th August 2016 we have just heard that the Bank of England Monetary Policy Committee have unanimously decided …

JUNE 2016 – HOW LONG DOES IT TAKE TO SELL A BUSINESS IN ESSEX?

This is a very common question from buyers and sellers of businesses that have not been through the process before. The typical comparison is to the time scale for selling a residential house and in some cases it is a …

MARCH 2016 – BUSINESS AGENTS CHARGING UPFRONT FEES

One of the clear distinctions between ourselves and other business agents is that we do not charge upfront fees. In certain cases this may be applicable but 99% of the time it is not required to pay us any fees …

FEBRUARY 2016 – BUSINESS AGENTS v ESTATE AGENTS

I recently saw a listing on Rightmove for a restaurant business for sale in the Essex area. I wanted to enquire about it as we had someone registered with us that was looking to a similar sort of business opportunity …

JANUARY 2016 – IT ALL STARTS AGAIN

Happy New Year and welcome to 2016. An interesting year is in front of us with many potential changes in the world of businesses and more importantly business sales in Essex. We have started the year with another big direct …

DECEMBER 2015 – AN EXCELLENT YEAR OF BUSINESS GROWTH

2015 has been an active year for us in the world of selling businesses in Essex. We have completed sales in the pub, bar, hotel & restaurants sectors in the county and continue to market and be active with other …

SEPTEMBER 2015 – FREE BUSINESS VALUATION VOUCHERS

This month sees us send out our letters to businesses in Essex on our database and this month the letters contain a free business valuation voucher. Owners of the business can use the voucher at any time to get in …

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