Help to buy your dream business
Help to buy your dream business

Looking to raise finance to buy your dream business? Hilton Smythe Finance can help you realise that dream of buying your very own business.

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FREE business valuation

Want to know what you could achieve if you sold? We offer a free, no obligation and confidential business valuation.

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Looking to sell a business?

Then you’ve come to the right place. Hilton Smythe have years of experience in selling businesses, we sell on average a business every day and receive over 3,000 new buyer enquiries each month. Our bespoke software matches your business to tens of thousands of active registered buyers at every opportunity alerting them to your business, why would you not use Hilton Smythe to sell your business?

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Buying a business?

We have over 1,300 businesses and properties for sale, we’re sure to find the right business for you in the right location. Search our listings to see what’s currently on offer across the UK. Use our online search.

We offer every prospective client a FREE, no obligation valuation to determine the value of your business. An expert regional value will visit your premises and look at both the property and the financial accounts to assess the market value. This can help you with your final decision to sell.


No two businesses are the same. At Hilton Smythe, we tailor our marketing approach to suit your needs, all with a view to gaining as much interest as possible for your business helping achieve the maximum value and impress prospective buyers. Once you’ve given us the go-ahead we will arrange viewings, negotiate the best terms and get the money in the bank for you.


We advertise your business in all the right places. From national and global commercial selling platforms, to industry specific websites, we make sure your business opportunity is seen by the right people to find a suitable buyer fast. Our online advertising ensures you are in front of the right people at the right time. We are active across all major social platforms such as Facebook and Twitter ensuring we are attracting as many buyers as possible.


Our dedicated Financial Services team are on hand at all times to help you access the finance you need to make your business purchase. Approaching a lender can be difficult, and if you’re a first time buyer you may not be confident applying for a commercial loan. We’ll guide you each step of the way to help you realise your dream of owning a business.


Some of our businesses for sale

For SaleWell Established Engineering & FabricationEast Lothian
For SaleAutomotive Paints & Products SupplierGrays, Essex
For SaleIdeally Located Cafe BusinessSidcup, Kent
For SalePopular & Well Known FloristBasildon, Essex


Recently sold businesses

£10,000 +SAV
SoldSuperb City Centre Cafe in Stoke on Trent for SaleStoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire
SoldPrice ReducedPopular Caravan/Camping Park in Blackford Near Carlisle For SaleCarlisle, Cumbria
SoldPlease be advised that staff are unaware of saleBeauty & Hair Salon In The Centre Of CambridgeCambridge, Cambridgeshire
SoldImmaculately Presented Cocktail Bar in Tourist LocationMargate, Kent


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