Why selling your business with Hilton Smythe makes sense!

  • Network of Local Valuers who are in tune with business values in your area

  • Personal service through your appointed Sales Negotiator and a dedicated sales progression team to get you from sale agreed to money in the bank

  • Independent Feefo rating of 4.7/5

  • Over 3,000 email enquiries from buyers every month

  • Options available to add premium advertising and services to our standard advertising, all designed to maximise exposure and impress prospective buyers!

Want to know more? Call us on 01204 556 305 to discuss the sale of your business today.  

Selling a business

“I would not hesitate to recommend Hilton Smythe to other business sellers. The service we received from Chloe, Sam and other members of the team at Hilton Smythe has been second to none. Special mention must go to Chloe as she has fantastic customer service skills and she has been extremely attentive every step of the way during the sales negotiation process. Thank you Hilton Smythe.”

Seller of Embroidery Shop, Preston

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Our FREE Valuation Service

We offer a free, no obligation valuation of your business to assess potential value and marketing approach should you choose to put your business on the market.

Our meetings are with one of our experienced local valuers, lasting for around an hour. All our valuation appointments are confidential and discreet.

Call 01204 556 305 or click the button below to book your free valuation with one of our local to you valuers.

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Selling a business

Our selling process

  • 1. Choose your marketing package

    We recognise that no two businesses are the same, that’s why we’ll tailor our marketing approach to your business. Our aim is to achieve as much money as possible for you, as quickly as we can to help you on your way to the next chapter. We have a wide range of advertising options designed with you and your business in mind. It’s all about being seen, which means we need to put your business in front of the right people, at the right time.

  • 2. Give us the go-ahead

    Once we agree the initial asking price, advertising required and any additional services you may need, we just need the go ahead from you. Once we are instructed, we can have your adverts up and running in just a few days. We know from experience that we need to get your business out in front of the right people as quickly as possible. 

  • 3. Arrange viewings

    We are available to arrange viewings at convenient times for prospective buyers, through our dedicated Viewings Team, who are on hand to speak to potential buyers until 7pm most nights. Your appointed Sales Negotiator will obtain feedback from viewings and either negotiate any offers to ensure you get the best deal, or recommend improvements to gain more interest from other prospective buyers.

  • 4. Negotiate the best terms

    Your appointed Sales Negotiator is experienced in negotiating the right deal for you. Taking your needs into consideration, we will always try to get the best terms we can to ensure maximum gain when selling your business. Our Sales Negotiators are highly trained and are on hand to help with advice, ensuring we maximise interest levels, through to recommending the best legal advisors and other professionals you may need to use along the way.

  • 5. Money in the bank

    We have a highly trained, specialised and dedicated Sales Progression Team whose job it is to see your sale through to legal completion as quickly and as pain free as possible. Our aim is to achieve an agreed sale and progress to completion as quickly as possible, so you get the money in the bank sooner! Our Sales Progression Team have seen it all and so will be on hand to suggest solutions to any problems that may occur during the legal stages of the sale.  

Where we advertise your business

1.3 million monthly buyer visits

11.1 million monthly page views

406,900+ monthly buyer visits

3.5 million monthly page views

7.2 million active views

266,617 enquiries received

Selling your business

Whether you have reached the time in your life when you want to concentrate on travel or spending more time with family and friends or if you want to take advantage of other opportunities that present themselves, selling your business is one of the most important calls you will make.

We have an experienced, professional and dedicated team at Hilton Smythe assembled to make the selling process as smooth and stress-free for you as possible.

We have established a local network of valuers and experts that have expertise in every area you will need – property, legal, business or more.

You will be appointed your own personal Sales Negotiator who will handle every stage of the process from your introduction to successful completion. Our sales progression team are in daily contact with our active buyer network that are always looking for great opportunities.

We receive over 3,000 inquiries from buyers every month and also have wide advertising coverage to make sure that no stone is left unturned in the search for your ideal buyer.

We also offer financial options and services to help buyers make the deal quicker and allow you to move onto the next phase of your life and career quicker.

So, whatever your reason for selling your business, choosing Hilton Smythe to handle the sale will be the best final decision you make for your business.

Get in touch today for your FREE Valuation.

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