Buying A Cafe

Buying a cafe is more than just a business choice a lot of times this will be a lifestyle choice also.  It is important therefore that you choose the right Cafe in the right location.  MAking the right choices can make the difference between business success and business failure

We at Smith and Clough want to make sure that the process of buying a Café feels as effortless and straightforward for you as possible.  We will guide you throughout the process of buying a Café to make it possible for you to find and purchase the ideal Café for you.


Buying a Cafe Process:

    1. Buying a Cafe - Business Search
      A business search function is available on our website which can be utilized to search for and view all available Cafes for sale.  Registering on our website will allow you to view these businesses in more detail, giving you access to all relevant sales details

    2. Buying a Cafe - Acquisition
      At Smith and Clough we offer acquisition services.  This involves our business sales agents acting on the buyer’s behalf.  We also have access to businesses which may not yet be available on the market.  This allows a more stress-free experience for the buyer.

    3. Buying a Cafe – Viewing
      Once you find a Café that interests you, we can arrange a formal viewing.  Contact us to arrange a viewing at a time that suits all parties.  The buyer should not make direct approaches to any business.

    4. Buying a Cafe – Accounts / Other Information
      After the viewing, if you wish to proceed with the purchase we can provide you with all relevant important business documentation which should help you arrive at a decision about the purchase of the Café.

    5. Buying a Cafe – Offer
      If you decide to go ahead with the purchase of the café, we can communicate an offer to the seller of the business.  Our business transfer agents will handle all negotiations, but will keep you informed throughout the entire process. If you need a solicitor or mortgage broker, we can recommend them.

    6. Buying a Cafe – Deal Completion
      Once the seller accepts your offer, Smith and Clough will handle the deal from start to finish to make sure everything is completed as timely and straightforward as possible.

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