Selling a business because you're retireing?

Have you started planning your retirement? As a business owner you may be using the proceeds from selling a business to fund the next chapter of your life? Or you may want dispose of your business in the most efficient way possible.

Hilton Smythe are specialists in the business transfer sector. We've helped thousands of people looking to retire achieve the best possible price when selling a business. We understand the emotional and the financial concerns of both retiring and leaving the business which you've worked hard to build.


Your free appraisal - taking that first step.

If you would like to know more about selling a business, we are always pleased to help out. We can arrange for one of our Regional Valuers to provide some information and advice on the process and also give you an idea about value. Don't worry; we don't charge for this service so take advantage!


Find out more about our free valuation service.



Articles on selling a business to retire

  • 17/02/18 - 4 Ways to Attract Buyers to your Fish and Chip Shop

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    Despite the ever-increasing range of fast food options available to us in the modern world, fish and chip shops still remain the most popular takeaway option among British consumers. There are currently around 10,500 outlets in the UK, proving that... read more
  • 13/02/18 - What Affects the Value of a Bakery?

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    Are you the owner of a bakery looking to sell up shop? The good news is that the food service sector is on the increase – in fact, it’s predicted to be worth £56.3 billion by the end of 2019 – which means you shouldn’t... read more