Businesses for Sale in Los Angeles


Key Transaction Metrics by Metro Area

Metro AreaAverage Asking Price (AP)AP to RevenueAP to Cash Flow
Contra Costa-Alameda-Solano CA$451,5000.92.9
Fresno CA$882,5000.83.9
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana CA$304,5000.93.0
Orange County CA$306,0000.83.1
Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario CA$307,4990.82.9
Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville CA$336,0000.93.1
San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos CA$303,0000.72.6
San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont CA$462,0000.92.8
San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara CA$412,5000.93.0

Buying and Running a Business in Los Angeles

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Los Angeles is a sprawling city of 500 square miles and the heart of a metropolitan area with 18 million residents. It is a fabled California region, home to Hollywood and America's entertainment industry with year-round sunshine, world-famous beaches, and an intense car culture. The "City of Angels" is a magnet to people from around the world and a uniquely exciting environment.

Los Angeles is one of the top ten city matches for 11.5% of small business equity investors.

Business Environment – City Scores


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As we know: Los Angeles (US: (listen) lawss AN-jəl-əs; Spanish: Los Ángeles [los ˈaŋxeles], lit. 'The Angels'), often referred to by its initials L.A., is a major city in the U.S. state of California. With a 2020 population of 3,898,747, it is the largest city in the state, as well as the second-largest city in the United States following New York City. Los Angeles is known for its Mediterranean climate, ethnic and cultural diversity, Hollywood film industry, and sprawling metropolitan area. The city of Los Angeles lies in a basin in Southern California.

Presented above are the most recent business-for-sale ads on . There are 3 businesses (27% of listings) where owner financing is available. Owners are retiring at 2 companies (18% of listings).

ExitAdviser (this website) is an online For-Sale-by-Owner platform aimed at sole owners selling their companies in Los Angeles.