Are your tired of the corporate world? Stressed about job security? Maybe you are looking for a business idea because you want to try entrepreneurship. If doesn’t matter if you want to start your own business or buy one the hardest part is to choose a business model. There are many sites on the internet that can help with ideas for purchasing a business however this choice will depend on some of your personal goals. For example what are you looking for in life? How will you be using the income from your business to supplement retirement income? Hoe much time do you have to spend on the business?

 Where to find business for sale?

Buying an existing business or a franchise is great because of the flexibility to schedule your workday. Ideas for buying and owning a business are easy to find online in a business directory in the for sale by owner section. Looking at the different categories can get your creative juices moving and you can find a great deal of information about opportunities that you like.

These days many more families are looking for a second or third income and some flexibility one get from working at home, and startup businesses are coming out in many different industries. However many of them are established and you can be bought as an existing company. Below are some of the best examples for buying a business.

  1. A Home health care business
  2. A Catering business
  3. A Custom sign company
  4. A Personal training business
  5. Computer repair or mobile IT help desk
  6. Website design company
  7. Pet sitting or daycare business
  8. Freelance writing or public relations
  9. Mobile car wash or detailing business
  10. Wedding photography and videography

This is a short list of examples that can start you thinking about many other possibilities for a home-based business. Some businesses even include property such as car fleets and equipment.