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About Hart & Co

Over 25 years successfully selling businesses & residential property

Hart & Co have a team of specialists in both Business and Property sales.

Business Sales
As one of the region’s leading industry experts, Hart & Co have been instrumental in supporting and advising privately owned businesses for over 25 years throughout the North West, Midlands and Wales.

With a Head Office based in the heart of Chester, Managing Director Ian Hart and his team have a proven track record and wealth of experience of assisting SMEs in Business Sales, Mergers and Acquisitions across all Commercial, Industrial and Retail sectors.

Our team of experienced professionals are dedicated to offering business owners clear, independent, realistic and impartial advice on their business growth and/or exit strategies.

Our services include;

  • Business Sales
  • Business Valuations
  • Management Buy Outs (MBOs)
  • Management Buy Ins (MBIs)
  • Funding for Growth or Acquisition
  • Business Acquisitions

Property Sales
Hart & Co’s Property Sales specialists are ‘full service’ agents, assisting solicitors and their private clients in the sale of properties which are in Probate, Trusts, Deputies, Lasting Power of Attorney and Court of Protection matters.

Our services include;

  • Accurate Valuations
  • Property Sales / Tailored Marketing
  • Periodic Inspections
  • Deal with Maintenance Issues and Security Measures where necessary
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Why you should choose Hart & Co

Hart & Co is one of the region’s leading industry experts and has been supporting and advising business owners for over two decades within the Business and Property Sales markets.  We have a proven track record in providing personable, bespoke and transparent advice to clients exploring Business Sales, Mergers and Acquisitions across all Commercial and Retail sectors, along with a variety Property Sales.

Our approach sets us apart from our competitors, as all transactions are Director led from inception to completion, bringing a wealth of sector expertise, knowledge and experience, along with providing clear straight-forward and impartial advice, ensuring a smooth, successful transition.

Case Studies
Specialist in business valuation

Providing bespoke and accurate valuation in all sectors

All matters related to sales covered

Able to assist with all elements of the transaction

Personal, friendly & approachable

An experienced team who will provide step by step easy to understand help and guidance

Trustworthy & confidential

A bespoke service that remains professional, reliable and confidential at all times

Ian Hart

Managing Director

Ian Hart has been successfully selling businesses and property for over 25 years. Ian is highly experienced in the field of business sales and valuations and takes immense pride in helping his clients to achieve their goals. He is able to simplify the complexities of the business sales process putting clients at ease and achieving excellent results.

Ian is recognised as an industry expert and is recommended by professionals in both the legal and accountancy professions.

Sam Minard


Sam is an integral part of Hart & Co. Together with Ian and the rest of the team, Sam assists with all elements relating to the successful sales process including strategic marketing , confidentiality, client liaison, and sales progression.

Sam enjoys an excellent rapport with our clients and also their professional advisers.