New Haven Legal Blog

$800,000 Will Buy You a Whole Town

26
October
2014

If you have $800,000 just lying around, you could find yourself the owner of a whole town. That’s right, a town. If you’ve never heard of Johnsonville, Connecticut, don’t be too surprised. It has essentially been a ghost town since 1994, but before that, it had been everything from a movie set, to a textile […]

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Why Buy a Business Instead of Starting My Own?

12
October
2014

For most individuals, the dream of forming and running a successful business from the ground up is a life-long dream. However, just like many dreams, it can be immensely difficult, even impossible, to accomplish. In business, as in many things, it is often much, much easier to come in after all the hard ground work […]

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Buying a Business: Taking a Closer Look

31
August
2014

So, you came across some money, and have made the decision to buy a business. Congratulations! Owning your own business is one of the most proactive, practical, and responsible decisions you could make. Once you have found an industry and geographic location that interest you, you should now take a closer look at some businesses. […]

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Buying a Business: How Do I Start Looking?

24
August
2014

Building a business is immensely difficult. You have to have a strong idea, be able to market it well, hire the right people, have systems in place to allow growth, and have the patient hard work to never give yourself a break until it turns into a success. It must be far easier to simply […]

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