Selling a Business: How Long Does It Take to sell a business?


Question: How Long Does It Take To Sell a Business?

posted by: Brian Caldwell
Sep 14, 2016 11:15:00 AM

Join Scott Hislop, President and Owner of Transworld Business Advisors of Minnesota, as he explains how long it typically takes to sell a business. 



  • Average time for selling a business is generally nine months
  • Patience & pre-planning are instrumental in this process
  • The best method for selling a business is a planned approach

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Profitable Twin Cities Electric Contractor

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Full Service Sign Shop in Twin Ports Area, MN

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