Buy a business in the UK
The first step along the road to buying a business is to decide what kind of business you want and then create a shortlist. Try a free-text search here or click on a business category or region below.
Latest businesses for sale
Highly Profitable E-Commerce
Profitable eCommerce with £800,000+ in TTM revenue and ~£330,000 in TTM profit that is very popular, remotely operated, with a worldwide audience in the children's toy and travel niches....
Unique Fair Trade Furniture Company
Unique Swedish designs, established fair-trade manufacturing base in Indonesia and proven national direct to customer marketing routes....
Highly Profitable Country House
The hotel is located on the northern outskirts of the local town of Lockerbie – a busy town serving the local community....
Profitable Wholesale Ironmongery & Plastics Company
The company trades from two leased sites. High quality customer service provided by a long serving and knowledgeable team....
All Manners of Stonework
The Company has expertise in all manners of stonework, which extends from its experienced banker masons through to its skilled management teams....
Machinery & Servicing Firm
For over three decades, this Midlands-based business has been a trusted name in the plant and machinery sector, serving a wide clientele....
Toy Shop with E-Commerce
Established in the 2000s by the previous owner, the company is a traditional customer service-focused toy shop, with two branches based in Greater London....
Golf Course with Multifaceted Income Sources
A rare opportunity to acquire an 18 hole golf course in lush Cheshire countryside benefitting from multiple income streams....
Luxury Jewellery Brand
Founded in Geneva in the 1970s, this boutique jewellery creation house has 40+ years of successful operations, servicing ultra-high net worth individuals globally....
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Includes: nursing & care homes, medical supplies, healthcare practices, pharmaceuticals, dentists, opticians, specialist training providers, medical technology & specialist medical companies
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Food & Restaurants
Includes: food importers, bakeries, food manufacturers, butchers, shellfish & seafood farmers, food processors, breweries, groceries, restaurants & delicatessens.
Professional & Financial
Includes: accountancy firms, recruitment agencies, estate agents, property management, consultancies, architectural practices, solicitor firms, surveying, insurance & mortgage brokers.
Wholesale & Distribution
Includes: transport & logistics, wholesalers, suppliers, importers, haulage, distribution, couriers, mail order, online wholesalers & distributors.
Building & Construction
Includes: shop-fitting, trade services, demolition, maintenance, fencing, building restoration, building suppliers, contractors, refurbishment & decorating.
Includes: DIY & hardware retailers, beauty, jewellery, clothing, furniture, kitchens & bathrooms showrooms, electrical goods, pet supplies, car & motorbike dealerships, larger stores & chains.
Advertising & Media
Includes: publishers, PR agencies, media companies, TV production, print services, digital marketing agencies, market research & exhibition events.
Leisure & Lifestyle
Includes: pubs, vineyards, golf courses, health & leisure clubs, gyms, activity businesses, Travel agents, lifestyle businesses, clubs & bars, private venues, coffee shops & cafes.
Hotels & Property
Includes: hotels, commercial property, property portfolios, property developers, property services, holiday parks & cottages, guest houses, inns, caravan & touring parks.
Includes: language schools, child care, day nurseries and preschools, training, online learning, children's activity centres & pre-schools.
Asset sale & Fast sales
Includes: company assets for sale, online asset sales, businesses looking to sell quickly, businesses with offer deadlines, pre-administration businesses for sale.