Buying A Public House

MAking the choice to buy a Public House is a significant decision, one that will affect many things in your life.  It is therefore vital that the Pub you buy is one that is right for you.


That’s why at Smith and Clough we strive to ensure your purchase is simple and as worry free as possible.  Our business sales agents will be on hand to advise and help you throughout the entire process, making it possible for you to achieve your goal of buying a Public House.

Buying a Public House Process:

    1. Buying a Public House
      Business Search
On our website you can find a business search function which will allow you to browse all available Public Houses for sale on the market.  We recommend that you also register on our website to be able to view the full sales details of our Public Houses for sale.

    2. Buying a Public House - Acquisition
      We offer an acquisition service whereby we will act on behalf of potential buyers with the goal of helping them source and buy a Public house.  Our business transfer agents will also have access to Public Houses that may not be on the market yet.  The sale can be facilitated by us on behalf of clients to secure you the best deal and make the process as easy for you as possible.

    3. Buying a Public House – Viewing
      Upon choosing a Public House for sale that is of interest to you, we can then arrange a formal viewing.  To do this you can contact us and we will arrange a viewing of the Public House that is of convenience to both you and the vendor.  Clients should not make direct approaches to businesses.


    4. Buying a Public House – Accounts / Other Information
      After the viewing, should you wish to proceed with the purchase we can provide you with relevant business documentation that is available to us.  
Following the viewing, we can provide all business documentation that is available to us, such as accounts and other important information.

    5. Buying a Public House – Offer
      Following this, if you decide to go ahead with making an offer on the Public House, our business sales agents can begin negotiating with the vendor.  Negotiations will be handled by us but we will ensure to keep you informed through every step of the process.  We can also recommend Solicitors or mortgage brokers should you need them.

    6. Buying a Public House – Deal Completion
      Upon acceptance of your offer, we at Smith and Clough will handle the deal from start to finish.  Communication will be held between all parties making sure that the legal process is seamless and straightforward.  Thus, allowing you to reach your ultimate goal of buying a Public House.

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