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BizBen Releases: Los Angeles County Businesses Sold Stats - 10/17

Total sales of Los Angeles County small businesses sold were up 4.1% from last month and up 13.2% from the same time last year in Los Angeles County.

October 2017 Los Angeles County completed small business sales transactions are listed below along with key economic data that drove these Los Angeles County specific small business stats:

Total October 2017 Los Angeles County Small Businesses Sold: 430

October 2017 Los Angeles County Small Businesses Sold By City: Agua Dulce 1, Alhambra 6, Altadena 3, Arcadia 3, Artesia 1, Azusa 4, Baldwin Park 3, Bassett 3, Bell 1, Bell Gardens 1, Bellflower 3, Beverly Hills 6, Big Pines 1, Burbank 4, Calabasas 1, Canoga Park 6, Carson 1, Chatsworth 6, City Of Industry 4, Claremont 3, Compton 4, Conoga Park 1, Covina 3, Culver City 3, Diamond Bar 1, Downey 10, Duarte 3, East Los Angeles 3, El Monte 3, El Segundo 3, Encino 1, Gardena 4, Glendale 19, Glenoaks 1, Granada Hills 1, Harbor City 3, Hawthorne 9, Huntington Park 1, Inglewood 1, La Mirada 3, La Puente 1, La Verne 1, Lakewood 7, Lancaster 4, Long Beach 18, Los Angeles 121, Lynwood 3, Marina Del Rey 6, Monrovia 1, Monterey Park 1, North Hollywood 9, Northridge 9, Norwalk 1, Palmdale 4, Paramount 1, Pasadena 7, Pico Rivera 1, Pomona 4, Rancho Dominguez 3, Redondo Beach 6, Reseda 4, Rosemead 3, Rowland Heights 4, San Dimas 6, San Gabriel 3, Santa Clarita 4, Santa Fe Springs 3, Santa Monica 6, South El Monte 1, South Gate 4, Studio City 3, Sunland 1, Sylmar 6, Tarzana 3, Topanga 1, Torrance 3, Van Nuys 12, Venice 3, Walnut 4, West Covina 1, West Hollywood 3, Woodland Hills 6

October 2017 Los Angeles County Small Businesses Sold By City - Most Sales:

Los Angeles121
Glendale19
Long Beach18
Van Nuys12
Downey10
North Hollywood9
Hawthorne9
Northridge9
Pasadena7
Lakewood7

Percentage Increase From Last Month: Up 4.1%

Percentage Increase From This Time Last Year: Up 13.2%

Total Monthly Business For Sale Stats For Los Angeles County - Last 6 Months:

September 2017:   413
August 2017:   395
July 2017:   334
June 2017:   420
May 2017:   320
April 2017:   333

Last Year's 2016 Total Small Businesses Sold For Los Angeles County: 4,409

Total October 2017 Small Businesses Sold For All Of California: 1,421

Some Key Econonomic & Geographic Information That Affected Sales Of Los Angeles County & California Small Businesses For October 2017:

  •  Consumer (Business Buyer) Sentiment - Up - More Likely To Buy A Business
  •  Corporate Employment Was Up - Less People Looking To Buy A Business
  •  Home Prices Steady - Greater Access To Equity
  •  Interest Rates Remained The Same - More Likely To Use To Financing
  •  Retirement Savings - Uptrend - More Access To Capital
  •  SBA Loan Financing Easier To Obtain To Buy A Business
  •  Small Business Owner (Seller) Sentiment - Up - More Likely To Sell
  •  Stock Prices / Market - Uptrend - More Access To Capital

To view all small business sold stats for all Counties and Cities in California go to: California Small Businesses Sold Stats - BizBen.com Index

To view all small business sold stats for all Los Angeles County go to: Los Angeles County Businesses Sold Stats

To view all current Los Angeles County small businesses for sale & businesses wanted to buy requests go to: Los Angeles County Small Businesses For Sale / Wanted To Buy

Most Popular Search Requests Of Small Business Types Wanted By Business Buyers For This Period:

1. Card & Coin Laundromats
2. Online eCommerce
3. Self Serve Car Washes
4. Gas Stations
5. Liquor Stores
6. Convenience Stores
7. Smog Shops
8. Postal/Mail Box Stores
9. Used Car Lots
10. Specialty Retailers
11. FBSO's - For Sale By Owner
12. Fast Food Franchises
13. Specialty Ice Cream Stores
14. Smoke & Vape Shops
15. Flooring Services
16. Absentee Run Businesses
17. Boba Shops
18. Pizza Restaurants
19. Tire Stores
20. Ethnic Restaurants

The BizBen.com Index has been collecting stats and information regarding California Small Business sales for over 15 years. The BizBen.com Index is part of BizBen.com (established over 25 years) - which currently lists over 10,000 active California small businesses for sale, businesses wanted to buy, blog, podcast, and resources for buying and selling small to mid-sized California businesses. Peter Siegel, MBA is the Founder and Director of BizBen.com & BizBuyFinancing.com and consults daily with business buyers, and owner/sellers on the topic of buying and selling small businesses throughout California.

For More Information Regarding These Los Angeles County Small Business Stats And Information:

Contact: Peter Siegel, MBA, BizBen.com Index Director

Phone: 866-270-6278

  Helpful Resources To Assist In Selling And Buying California Businesses
Mark Chatow, Esq.: Legal Services For Buying, Selling Businesses

Mark has a broad range of small business purchase & sale experience from analyzing potential acquisition targets to successfully guiding buyers and sellers through the purchase & sale of small businesses. Mark can assist with contracts, negotiations, legal matters, etc. Reach Mark at 949-478-8393.

Helen Yoo: Escrow & Bulk Sale Services - Southern California

New Century Escrow, Inc. is a fully licensed & bonded independent escrow company. Over 20 years combined experience in handling bulk escrow transactions. Multi-lingual staff that speaks your language, including Korean, Chinese, Vietnamese. Call Helen Yoo direct at 626-890-1151.

Willard Michlin, CPA, Certified Fraud Examiner, Due Diligence Services

Willard Michlin, CPA #106752, offers buyers step by step training & assistance in doing Due Diligence Services when they are thinking of making an offer, or are in process of investigating a business purchase. He helps to determine the actual net profit even when there is cash. Call 805-428-2063.

Diane Boudreau-Tschetter: Escrow And Bulk Sale Services

California Business Escrow, Inc. is a full service independent escrow company serving all of California and has expertise in a wide range of escrows. Our team prides itself on providing an exceptional escrow experience. For more info phone Diane Boudreau-Tschetter at 888-383-3331 or 209-838-1100.

William Park, Business Broker - Southern California

Highest Volume Broker in California, Simply Check our HUNDREDS of Listings! Over 25 Associates, Speaking Dozen Languages, Helping Buyers and Sellers of Small Business since 1982, Centrally Located between Los Angeles and Orange Counties, while Riverside & San Bernardino Counties are Very Accessible.

Janet Carrera - Escrow & Bulk Sale Services - SF Bay Area

Redwood Escrow Services, Inc. is a full service, licensed independent escrow company. We are EAFC Fidelity bonded, fully insured & licensed with the Department of Corporations. Committed to offering our clients the most comprehensive variety of escrow services available. Phone Janet at 510-247-0741.

Bob Baumgarten, Business Broker: Orange, LA Counties

National Business Brokerage is a full service brokerage company that has been serving buyers and sellers of Southern California businesses since 1994. We are dedicated to providing the highest standards of professional service for our clients. Phone Bob direct at 949-588-8727.

George Lanza, Business Broker, At Plethora Business Sales

Plethora Businesses, a division of A Premier In Services, Inc., is a Business Intermediary Consulting Firm headquartered in Orange, California. Plethora specializes in the listing and sale of small and medium sized private businesses.


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