Achnacarry Guest House SOLD allowing owners to retire!

Achnacarry Guest House has been sold by Bruce and Co, located in the bustling city of Perth, commonly referred to as “The Gateway to the Highlands”, this well established guest house proved popular with potential buyers, with the sale completing in March 2014 following eight viewings.

Our clients, Mr & Mrs Golder, put the business to market due to their impending wish to retire, commenting “Thank you for all your help in selling the guest house, also for your patience in dealing with Mr Wardlaw during the process of selling.”

Jayne Adamson, sales manager at Bruce & Co commented “Achnacarry Guest House offered an excellent opportunity for the new owner and was presented in walk in condition; we wish Mr & Mrs Golder a wonderful retirement!”

Bruce & Co are continually looking for suitable businesses to keep up with our growing buyer demand, to speak to someone in confidence about the sale of your business please contact our offices on 0844 7011 811

SOLD: Battys Multi Market successfully sells following 40 viewings and 9 offers!



Batty’s Multi Market has been sold by Kings Business Transfer following 40 viewings and 9 offers from different interested parties. This well established business, located in Worksop in Nottinghamshire, proved popular with potential buyers due to its superb location in a bustling residential area and its excellent weekly turnover, the sale successfully completed in March 2014.

Our client, Mr Batty, has sold Batty’s Multi Market due to his other business commitments after owning the business for 32 years; he commented “I felt that with Daniel Morris’ commitment to the marketing of the business we were able to achieve the best sale price for the business in the current market. The service received was brilliant and I was kept up to date with every aspect of the sale.”

The purchaser, Miss Kandiah, was able to purchase Batty’s with help with funding from Barclays, this was her first purchase through Kings Business Transfer, commenting “The service received was excellent; I would not hesitate to use Kings Business Transfer again in future.”

Kings Business Transfer is constantly looking for suitable businesses to keep up with the growing buyer demand. If you have ever considered selling your business, call our offices today for a no obligation business appraisal 0844 3877 311.

SOLD: King Boar Catering sells to first time buyer

King Boar Catering has been sold by Bruce & Co after coming on the market in October 2013, the sale has successfully completed.

Our client, Mr Von-Kynhoff, built up the catering business since 1976 expanding through purchasing a few smaller outside catering companies and focusing on events and functions. He now plans to retire as he has spent the last 30 years working every summer and commented “I was pleased with the overall service received from Bruce & Co, I appreciate that when the right interested party came along you ensured the sale progressed smoothly and I thank you for this. I would recommend your services to any others selling a business and I would use you again – although I have no plans to!”

Bruce & Co were able to find a suitable applicant with the right background and experience; he viewed the business twice and shadowed our client whilst he was awaiting finance approval. Mr Gow was a first time buyer with experience in the catering sector; he commented “I thought you handled the sale very well, including keeping in constant communication with me without feeling pressured throughout the delay experienced with the finance approval. All in all the service received from Bruce & Co was very good.” 

SOLD: Inglestone House proved popular with potential purchasers

Bruce & Co are delighted to announce the completion on the sale of Inglestone House Guesthouse in the town of Kelso on the Scottish Borders.

The business was under our client’s careful ownership for 11 years, following an extensive renovation allowing the business to be offered in walk in condition, they put the guesthouse to the market in order to focus on other business interests.

Inglestone House Guesthouse enjoyed a good amount of interest throughout its time on the market, following five viewings by different interested parties an offer was accepted in December 2013, with the sale completing 3rd March 2014.

The business proved popular due to its location directly opposite Kelso Abbey on Kelso’s plush Abbey Row, which benefits from attracting tourists all year round due to its abundance of historical landmarks on offer.

The vendors, Mr and Mrs Hay commented on the service received from Bruce and Co “We just wanted to thank you and your team for keeping us informed and updated on our progress throughout the time we had our guesthouse advertised with Bruce & Co, and after achieving a sale all the best and many thanks, I hope to be dealing again with you in future” 

Bruce and Co are continually looking for suitable properties to meet our buyer demand. To speak to someone in confidence about selling your business, call our offices today on 0844 7011 811