So, you read our last blog, and you’ve decided to buy a business in Raleigh. The timing is right, you know who will help you run the business: You may have even gone over the numbers, and checked out a few businesses for sale, but you are still unsure if you need a business broker. Here are five reasons why you need a confidential business broker to help you buy a business in Raleigh.

Prescreening Process

When you are buying a business and you include a business broker, you are ensuring that you are getting all the information that you need upfront to even consider buying a business. Many business brokers will not even work with business owners who are selling a business, unless the owner will disclose all relevant information, including all their financials. A business broker who you can trust, has been involved in several deals and so is more experience at the buying a business process and can “mine” from their experience to help you make a wise investment.

Define Your Interest

Though you may think you know what you want when buying a business in Raleigh, working with a broker can guarantee that you make a wise decision that parallels your personal and financial interests. As mentioned before, a business broker has a wealth of knowledge, and knowledge from experience that they can use to help you pinpoint exactly what you are looking for when buying a business in Raleigh.


When you are buying, a business a business broker acts as your advocate. If you include them in the purchasing process, you will not only have an experienced, knowledgeable advocate on your side to help you in the decision, but you will also have someone else there in the negotiating process to help you make a profitable decision. A business broker also acts as a mediator and keeps all parties involved focused on the ultimate goal. Though the business broker assists with the entire process, the negotiation part of the process is one of the main reasons you pay your business broker.

Assist With Process and Paperwork

A business broker will also help you through all the paperwork that you need to complete the transaction: They help with licenses, permits, paperwork pertaining to financing and escrow. They will help you to file them properly so when you buy a business, the process can be as smooth and positive as possible.

Buy a Business in Raleigh With Us

ENLIGN’s confidential, trustworthy business brokers are here to help you both buy and sell a business. All of our business brokers are certified, experienced, and professionally trained to help. We’d love to help you buy a business in Raleigh!