Massachusetts Metrowest area Business Broker

Goodman and Company Business Brokers
Serving Boston, Eastern/Central Massachusetts
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Now offering FREE video production with your listing engagement. Contact us for details.

Latest Goodman and Company News:

May 2023 - Peter Goodman and Peter Quandt receive IBBA's 2022 Outstanding Producer Award

December 2022, Peter Goodman elected to 
Board of Directors
of International Association of 
Business Intermediaries, (IABI),
non-profit parent entity of IBBA & M&A Source

December 2022 - Peter Quandt re-elected to the NEBBA board of directors for three year term, 2023 - 2025

November 2022, Peter Goodman earns much sought after "Certified M&A Professional" credential (CM&AP) from Kennesaw State University

December 2022, - Peter Goodman assumes postion of Past President of the New England Business Brokers Association (NEBBA) after serving as President for six years, 2016-2022

November 2021 Peter Goodman elected to International Business Brokers Association (IBBA) Board of Governors (2022 - 2024 term)

June 2021, Peter Goodman receives 
prestigious IBBA
*Chairman's Circle Award*

Peter Goodman recipient of Chairman's Circle Award for Business Sales Volume in 2019 from the 
International Business Brokers Association
on May 4, 2020

Peter Goodman named as Fellow of 
the International Business Brokers Association (IBBA)
on May 4, 2020

Massachusetts Business Brokers

Goodman and Company Business Brokers is a local Eastern Massachusetts business brokerage company proudly serving the Greater Boston area, Metrowest Boston, South Shore, North Shore, Cape Cod, Eastern and Central Massachusetts. We work with owners of businesses to locate individuals and companies interested in becoming the next owner!

Mass Business Brokers

Check our listings of businesses for sale in Massachusetts. Our buyer network includes individuals, corporate executives, private equity groups, investment bankers, and M&A advisors. They use our services to buy and sell businesses and expand their professional networks. If you are interested in selling a business or buying a business in Massachusetts, we are here to help you.

Metrowest Business Brokers

We help you with valuing your business for sale at no charge, obtaining acquisition financing, negotiating deal terms, and many other important aspects of the business sale process. For more information visit our Seller's FAQ and Reasons to Hire a Business Broker. Also, check out our 12 Steps to selling a business.

Middle-Market Business Brokers

Call or email us for a free consultation regarding middle market businesses and our proven strategy to get you the very best price and terms and to choose the best buyer to move forward with in a transaction. We don't leave it to chance. We have the resources to reach out to the very best pool of buyers for you. If you are interested in buying a middle market business, we have many businesses available for sale. Don't delay as they tend to sell very quickly.

Licensed Real Estate Brokers

All our agents are licensed real estate agents and our Goodman and Company is a licensed Massachusetts real estate company, therefore we can maket your business along with your real estate. Mass RE lic# 8581. 

We charge no up-front fees and
we pay for ALL selling expenses!*
Boston and Worcester area Business Broker

Good Businesses Wanted!

We are currently working with some terrific buyers who are actively pursuing the purchase of the following types of businesses. If you are considering selling your business now or in the near future please contact us right away!

1. Trade - alarm and security, plumbing, electrical, etc   
2. Service - health, maintenance, auto, transp, etc.
3. Retail - liquor, convenience, restaurant, specialty, etc
4. Manufacturing - machining, production, HVAC, etc.
5. Distribution - Food, supplies, auto, durables, etc.

And if your business isn't one of the types listed above, it doesn't mean that we don't have a buyer for you. We can sell almost ANY kind of profitable business. Please call or email us and we'll talk about your business and answer any questions you may have.

What does it take to sell a business?

If you are interested in selling a business, you probably have lots of questions about how the business sale process works.

12 Steps to Selling a Business

1. Give us a call or send us an email.  For some, this can be the toughest step of all. We know that making the decision to sell your business is not easy. As a business owner you have surely become attached to your business, both financially and emotionally. People make the decision to sell their businesses for a variety of reasons, the most common of which are retirement, starting a new venture, health problems, partner issues and family concerns. Whatever your reasons are, we respect how difficult it can be to take this very important step.  More...

15 Reasons to Hire a Business Broker

When the time comes to sell, many business owners grapple with the question of whether to hire a business broker. So what does a business broker do for you? Why should you hire a business broker?

1. Perform Financial Analysis and Valuation
2. Provide a Brokers Opinion of Value
3. Locate Qualified Buyers that will Compete for the Purchase of Your Business
4. Produce Effective Marketing Materials
5. Maintain Confidentiality
6. Provide Discretion and Protection
7. Act as Buffer Between You and the Buyer

Hire a CBI to sell your business!

Read this informative article from the IBBA website: Why you should hire a Certified Business Intermediary.

What is a CBI?

CBI stands for "Certified Business Intermediary", which is the designation awarded by the International Business Brokers Association (IBBA) to members who have the required knowledge, experience, classroom hours, passed the rigorous IBBA exam and conform to the ethical standards of IBBA. The IBBA is the largest business brokerage association in the United States. 


Frequently Asked Questions

-Why should I hire a Boston business broker?
-What is a Certified Business Intermediary (CBI)
-Why hire a Certified Business Intermediary (CBI)
-How does a broker get the highest price?
-What about my financial information?
-How do you maintain my confidentiality?
-Will you help me negotiate price and terms?
-Do you have buyers for my business?
-How do you qualify the buyers?
-What advertising will you use?
-How is an asking price determined?

For Business Owners

Dear Business Owner, 

One of the reasons you may be reading through our website is that you are considering selling your business. There are many reasons why you might want to sell your business. You might be considering retiring and moving on to something new. Perhaps you have chosen to sell your business because of health problems or some other pressing personal reason. In any event, I know that you expect to reap the rewards of the business you have spent years developing. 

Communities Served

As a Boston business broker company, Goodman and Company serves communities throughout the greater Boston area, Metrowest, Eastern and Central Massachusetts and New Hampshire. We are Boston business brokers and we will travel to your business for a confidential consultation at no charge to you. Are you looking for a highly qualified Massachusetts business broker that services businesses in or near any of the following towns? 

If you don't see your town listed, please inquire about the availability of our services. We are constantly growing our coverage area.
Boston, Worcester, Cambridge, Brockton, Charlestown, Allston, Framingham, Lexington, Marlborough, Sudbury, Reading, Walpole, Watertown, Dover, Medfield, Milton, Sherborn, Southborough, Braintree, Belmont, Stoneham, Winchester, Winthrop, Saugus,  Medway, Milford, Weston, Quincy, Beverly, Braintree, Norwell, Dedham, Sharon, Norwood, Westford, Burlington, Wakefield, Watertown, Wilmington, Marlborough, Medford, Everett, Franklin, Natick, Stow, Holliston, Melrose, Sharon, Cohasset, Hull, Lincoln, Situate, Chelsea, Wayland, Reading, Salem, Winchester, Billerica, Stoneham, Tewksbury, Quincy, Canton, Lexington, Wellesley, Needham, Northborough,  Newton, Middleborough, Rockland, Medford, Westwood, Lynnfield, Mansfield, Andover, Watertown, Chelmsford, Stoughton, Bellingham, Weymouth, Duxbury, Foxborough, Westborough, Acton, Webster, Ashland, Hopkinton, North Reading, Falmouth, Hudson, Somerville, Shrewsbury, Randolph, Waltham, Hingham, Peabody, Woburn, Revere, Barnstable, Brighton, Brookline, Malden, Plymouth, Easton, New Bedford, Methuen, Attleboro, Leominster, Arlington, Athol, Auburn,Berlin, Bolton, Charlton, Clinton, Douglas, Dudley, Grafton, Hardwick, Harvard, 
Holden, Hubbardston, Lancaster,Mendon, Milford, Millville, New Braintree, North Brookfield, Northborough, Northbridge, Oakham, Oxford, Petersham, Princeton, Royalston, Shrewsbury, Southborough, Spencer, Sterling,Sturbridge, Sutton, 
Templeton, Uxbridge,Webster, West Brookfield,
Westborough, Westminster, and many others.

*In most circumstances.


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"A successful business sale requires dedication, competency and teamwork. Together we can achieve remarkable results."
                    Peter Goodman, CBI
           G&C President

P.S. My business is built on referrals. Thanks for thinking of me when you hear that someone wants to buy or sell a business It's always a pleasure to receive a phone call that starts with, "I was referred to you by_________." 

View Peter Goodman, CBI's profile on LinkedIn

News Release: 
Peter Goodman, CBI,
Named Past President of NEBBA

Westborough, MA, Peter Goodman, President, of Goodman and Company Business Brokers in Sudbury, MA, was elected to the position of Past President of the New England Business Brokers Association (NEBBA) at a recent Board meeting. Business brokers are the intermediaries for owners who want to buy or sell a businesses. MORE...


News Release: 
Peter Goodman, CBI,
as an Approved instructor for its Business Pricing and Financial Recasting courses

Sudbury, MA, Peter Goodman, President of Goodman and Company Business Brokers has been recognized as an approved instructor for its 210 Financial Recasting and 220 Business Valuation Pricing courses. MORE...


FREE Business Valuation

Wondering what your business is worth?

Fill out this form to receive your FREE, no-obligation Broker's Opinion of Value for your business. We are Boston Business Brokers and we specialize in providing business valuations that will help you sell your business.

Note: All information you send us will be handled discreetly and responsibly and, if requested, we will sign a confidentiality agreement for you. Please inquire about this in your first communication with us. 

Peter Goodman and Peter Quandt pictured with Cami Baker at the 2019 NEBBA Coats for the Homeless/Needy drive. What a huge success!

History of Success

Recent Business Sales

Demolition and Waste - Everett
Comml Carpet Cleaning - Woburn
Fire Alarm, Security Company - MA
Powder Coating Company - Worcester
Landscaping Company - Waltham
Commercial Real Estate - Waltham
Package Store Liquor License - North of Boston
Craft Beer Franchise - Newton, MA
Plumbing Company - Newton MA
Liquor License - North of Boston
Glass Company w/RE - Boston area
 Restaurant w/Real Estate - Hudson Children's Amusements - Danvers MA
Residential Fences - Weymouth MA 
Sheet Metal/HVAC - West of Boston
ServPro Franchise - Northshore, MA
Craft Beer Franchise - 495 Corridor
Surveying/Engineering - Metrowest
Auto Body Repair w/RE - Maynard
Radon Mitigation - Metrowest
Breakfast & Lunch, Cambridge, MA
Meat Market, Somerville MA
Woman's Fitness, Beverly MA
Lawn, Garden Supply, Franklin MA
Awning Company, Beverly MA
Commercial Real Estate Medford MA 
Children's Clothing - Concord
Liquor Store - Dedham MA
Tub and Bath Remodeling, Groveland Baked Goods Dist Co - SE Mass
Liquor Store - Dedham MA
Staffing Company - Chelmsford, MA
Ice Cream & Seafood - Hudson, MA
Liquor Store - Cape Cod
Asian Restaurant - Framingham MA
Fire Safety Company - Eastern MA
Liquor Store with RE - Worcester area
Beer and Wine Store - North of Boston
Bar/Tavern - Worcester MA
Woodstove & Fireplace - Central MA
Pet Services - Central MA
Food Distribution - Metrowest MA 
Liquor Store - North of Boston
Basement Waterproofing - Eastern MA
UPS Store Franchise - Eastern MA
Liquor Store - MetroWest MA
Pub/Restaurant - MetroWest MA
Home Services Business - Boston 
Subway Restaurant Franchise - Boston
Liquor Store w/RE - Eastern MA 
Laundry Business - Boston
Manufacturer - Central MA

More businesses sold...

Use a Retirement Account to Fund your Business Purchase

Use your 401k or IRA account to buy a business:
1. No penalties, payments or interest expense.
2. Use the government’s money to invest in your business.
3. Wealth Protection – Your business will often be protected from seizure by creditors

How does this work?  
1. A corporation will be established for you with its own customized retirement plan.
2. You then roll over some or all of your current retirement plan funds into your new corporation’s customized retirement plan.
3. Your new retirement plan purchases stock in your new corporation.
4. Your new corporation now has the capital to start, purchase or recapitalize a business or franchise.

Get more info: If you have money in a retirement account and you want to explore this financing option, please contact us and we will get you more information

We recommend that you check with your advisors about using  retirement funds to invest in a business purchase.

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