Buyer Services

What to Expect – Buying a Business

We specialize in the confidential sale, acquisition, and valuation of privately held businesses. Our knowledge and competence means you’ll be assured your business and financials are being handled by brokers who offer:


In a lot of cases, buying an existing business is less of a risk than capitalizing on your idea for a start-up.


We are focused on managing your discretion and confidentiality if you’re not ready to broadcast to the world that you’re looking to buy.

Transparent Process

If you’re serious about this major life decision, you have to align your personal interests with your professional abilities and talents.

Follow Through

Ensuring that you’re following correct policies and procedures for success is a top priority for our team.


Settling on a price is just the first step in the negotiating phase of buying a business. Structuring of the sale is more important.


Valuation is often the most challenging part of the business acquisition process. And, it’s also the single most important, crucial step.

The Buying Process

Every business and business owner are different. So is the process of buying or selling a business. When it comes to making the decision to buy or sell a company, there are a lot of questions and moving pieces; it’s often hard to know what the right choice is. That’s where Transworld Business Advisors come in.

Transworld Business Advisors of Maine: Business Consultant
Transworld Business Advisors of Maine: Business Consultant

Positive Track Record

Assisting you throughout the process means each step – and there are many to becoming a business owner – is met with experience and handled efficiently for you. When it comes to buying a business, finding the right seller and opportunity can be daunting and a seemingly never-ending process. Transworld Business Advisors of Maine reads the market, knows who the buyers are, what the prices are, and can weed through all the rest of your behalf.

View Available Listings

Browse our list of Maine companies and small businesses for sale.


Frequently Asked Questions

Buying or selling a business can be a complicated venture. While some businesses are sold without the help of accountants and attorneys, we strongly recommend that both the buyer and seller engage professionals.