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Video Testimonial


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Building Design
Name: Terry Preece
Synopsis: After having issues with previous transfer agents and their hard sell tactics, Terry decided to explore alternatives and came up with Advent. Very impressed with the Advent process and the 'family' relationship.

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Tanning Salon
Name: Patricia
Synopsis: Advent sold my first business and I have invited them to sell my second. Prior to Advent I tried selling with another agent to no avail. I would reccommend the services of Advent business Sales to other owners.

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Bridal Business
Name: Mrs Burdett
Synopsis: "Advent kept me updated every month and I was very happy with the service, timescales and price achieved..I have no problem in recommending Advent and have already done so."

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Upmarket Hair & Beauty Salon
Name: Roy
Synopsis: Delighted with selling within four months of instructing Advent, Mr Eversham stated "It went through from start to finish within four months." According to the owner, Advent did what they said they would and he would happily recommend their services to other business owners.

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Fire Protection company
Name: Patricia
Synopsis: The Seller had doubts as to whether the business could be sold confidentially in the recession. Advent were able to meet objectives whilst respecting client confidentiality. The business sold with a very satisfied customer.

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Freehold Newsagents
Name: John
Synopsis: Sold his business a little over a year after instructing Advent. The Seller had a private buyer offering considerably less, however Advent achieved 50% more than the private buyer's offer. A great achievement considering the market conditions.

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Disability Products Business
Name: Vic
Synopsis: "After reviewing 4 business sales agents, the seller shortlisted Advent to sell their business. This was based on their proactivity and understanding of the niche business. The seller was delighted with the results and would recommed Advent."

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Health & Beauty
Name: Malcolm
Synopsis: The seller was impressed by the regular updates and the quality of service provided by Advent from start to finish.

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Health Sector
Name: Eric & Denise
Synopsis: Advent sold the business for much more than the sellers thought it was worth in the middle of a recession. They recommend the business transfer services of Advent to business sellers.

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Retail Sector
Name: Mr Dholakia
Synopsis: Customer comments "I tried to buy a business through many other agents, Advent was the only one who did not treat me like a number!"

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Motor Industry
Name: John & Gordon
Synopsis: Advent sold this business swiftly in a poor economic climate and achieved a price £100,000 above the customer's expectation.

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Retail Sector
Name: Sue Darker
Synopsis: Advent sold business for £555,000 after previous agent tried to sell for over 12 months at £450,000. Advent organised 100% funding for the purchaser.

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Retail Bookstore Sector
Name: Eric Vardy
Synopsis: Advent were able to filter through and bring good candidates "after just 4 to 5 weeks of instructing them". Customer comments,"I could not have done it so quickly for that sort of fee..."

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Solicitor
Name: Katherine Cereghino
Synopsis: Commercial Solicitor dealing with Advent Business Sales since day one. Katherine comments "They understand the business and work really hard for all their clients!"

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Solictor
Name: Dennis Thomas
Synopsis: Associate Partner at Smith Partnership who specialise in legal issues related to buying and selling businesses nationwide. Recommend Advent as "very prompt and efficient with a proven track record".

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Multiple Site Retailer
Name: Mr Robinson
Synopsis: Advent was instructed by Mr Robinson who comments "impressed with the professional attitude", "fees were reasonable" and "business sold quickly" and now instructing them with more businesses.

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Solicitor
Name: Tom Jellicoe
Synopsis: "Advent bring us a high level of transaction work with regard to selling and buying businesses, we recommend them highly!"

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Ex Inland Revenue Tax Inspector (25 years)
Name: Peter Clare
Synopsis: Ex Tax Inspector delighted with Advent's services, one client referred to Advent achieved an additional £100,000 more than expected.

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Leisure Sector
Name: Michelle & Gary
Synopsis: Advent achieved a higher price than previous agent's valuation and sold the business within a short time span. Customer was very happy with the service and valuation provided by Advent.

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Hardware Sector
Name: Derrick Gookey
Synopsis: Advent found a buyer within 6 weeks for this business. The customer found Advent "straightforward" and appreciated the support having been with another agent for two and a half years.

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Finance Sector
Name: Dave Mackrill
Synopsis: Dave's organization provides Corporate & Business Finance Services to Advent; and they appreciate our "professional outfit" and say Advent are "easy to work with".

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Maintenance Sector
Name: John
Synopsis: Prior to Advent used three agents with large upfront fees. Customer commented "fees were competitive" and "to my amazement it was fantastic as they sold it within three months".

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Retail Sector
Name: Mr & Mrs Lavji
Synopsis: Approached Advent Business Sales through a recommendation and found a buyer within two months (whilst achieving asking price).

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Media & Publishing Sector
Name: Christine Gregory
Synopsis: Advent Business Sales managed to sell this business within 97 days at a premium price (above expectation) in the height of the recession.

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Food and Catering industry
Name: Mr C
Synopsis: Advent Business Sales encouraged a number of viewings which lead to a bidding war amongst interested parties, and a great price being achieved. Customer commented, "I will always use Advent..."

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Media & Publishing Sector
Name: Keith Gregory
Synopsis: Advent Business Sales managed to sell this business within 97 days at a premium price (above expectation) in the height of the recession.

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Retail Sector
Name: Phil Harris
Synopsis: Advent found Phil a business to buy and then were instructed by him to market the business for sale two years later. "I did not have to do any chasing at all - a confident and efficient outfit."

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We have helped many people. Find out how we can help you!
Contact us today confidentially on 01163 360 360.



Motoring Sector
Name: Chris & Sue
Synopsis: Owners tried to sell their business with two other agents over two years before approaching Advent Business Sales. Customer is quoted as saying, "we had an excellent service, it was great..."

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Leisure industry
Name: Terence Crofts
Synopsis: Terrence thought that his business would never sell during a recession as his industry had been badly affected. He was impressed with the steady efforts of Advent Business Sales to finally achieve a sale.

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Partner at Lawson West Solicitors
Name: David Hayes
Synopsis: David has a track record of helping Advent's clients when selling businesses with values ranging from £25,000 to £15 Million. Listen to what David has to say about Advent Business Sales.

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Food & Catering Industry
Name: Margaret & Raymond
Synopsis: "We were pleased with the price that Advent achieved as it was more than we expected. They were professional and sold our business in less than nine months in the current economic climate. I highly recommend their service to anyone thinking of selling."

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Motor Sector
Name: Jane Lloyd
Synopsis: Customer is quoted as saying, "Superb result from all the Advent team - I cannot thank you enough."

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Motor Sector
Name: Mr Lloyd
Synopsis: Customer is quoted as saying, "I come from a service background and understand the need for outstanding service. All I can say is that I am delighted with the price achieved together with the exceptional service provided by Advent Business Sales. I am enjoying my well earned retirement."

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Video Testimonial of the Month!

Leisure Sector
Name: Michelle & Gary
Synopsis: Advent achieved a higher price than the previous agent and within a short time span sold the business. Customer was very happy with the service, valuation and communication.

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Getting more in the recession

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