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Businesses For Sale in Durban

If you're interested in starting your own business, but you're not sure where to begin, you should consider buying an existing business. Starting a new business from the ground up can be a risky, time-consuming venture. However, there are plenty of businesses for sale in Durban that are already established and ready to go. Check your local listings to see if there is anything you might be interested in taking over.


Salons are a common business to take over. They can be extremely successful, but they do require time and energy. Many of the owners who sell their businesses are looking to make a career change. Sometimes investors find that business owners are not great at running the business side of things, despite their passion. In these scenarios, there is usually a mutual agreement that the business owner would be better as a manager or a stylist. In those cases, the business owner is bought out and their share is sold to someone else.


Another common business that you can find for sale is restaurants. Restaurants can be profitable, but they are also stressful. It takes a specific kind of person to run a restaurant, and if someone has the wrong temperament, then the business can suffer as a result. People sell restaurants for the same reasons they sell salons. It's usually because someone is looking to make a career change or because an investor wants someone else in the business role.

Distribution Businesses

In Durban, there are several distribution businesses for sale. They vary in industry, but if you have distribution skills, these might be the ones for you. In some cases, the business may be looking for a partner, and in others, it could be a complete takeover from the previous owner. Distribution is a unique business that is based on sales and marketability. You should research the market before deciding to purchase a distribution business.

When it comes to businesses for sale in Durban, there are quite a few. It becomes a matter of understanding what you want to do, and how much you can afford. Some businesses can be purchased for as little as R150 000, and as much as R1 500 000. Decide what business you want to be in, what your budget is, and then check the local classifieds in Durban for all of the available businesses for sale.