Sell Your Business in Illinois

We help business owners sell their businesses in Illinois for top dollar and quickly by connecting them with an experienced broker in their local market.

Sell My Business In Illinois

We’ve helped over 10,000 business owners just like you maximize the value of their business.

Buy A Business In Illinois

In the market to buy an existing business? Tell us what you are looking for and we will connect you with the opportunities.

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Adams County
Alexander County
Bond County
Boone County
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Bureau County
Calhoun County
Carroll County
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Champaign County
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Clark County
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Hamilton County
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Hardin County
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Iroquois County
Jackson County
Jasper County
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Jo Daviess County
Johnson County
Kane County
Kankakee County
Kendall County
Knox County
Lake County
LaSalle County
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Lee County
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Logan County
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McHenry County
McLean County
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Menard County
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Monroe County
Montgomery County
Morgan County
Moultrie County
Ogle County
Peoria County
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Piatt County
Pike County
Pope County
Pulaski County
Putnam County
Randolph County
Richland County
Rock Island County
St. Clair County
Saline County
Sangamon County
Schuyler County
Scott County
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Stephenson County
Tazewell County
Union County
Vermilion County
Wabash County
Warren County
Washington County
Wayne County
White County
Whiteside County
Will County
Williamson County
Winnebago County
Woodford County

FAQ: How to Sell Your Business in Illinois

Overall, the entire process can take anywhere from 4 to 14 months or more, with the average sale taking about 6 to 9 months. Each stage requires careful planning, negotiation, and patience from both the seller and the buyer. An experienced business broker will help you navigate the process and speed up the timeline. 

Valuing a business for sale is both an art and a science, incorporating quantitative analysis, industry standards, and qualitative factors. Setting the sale price is crucial for maximizing your return, but also for attracting serious buyers. An experienced business broker will help you accurately value your business based on the market and your goals.

You can also use tools like businessvaluecalculator.com to get a quick valuation.

Business broker fees can vary widely based on the complexity of the transaction, the size of the business, and the level of service provided. You should expect somewhere in the range of 8 – 10% of total sale.

At sellmybusinessusa.com we help businesses of all sizes and in all industries. Our business brokers have decades of experience and will help you find or sell your business to maximize your value.

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