Penny Carnathan

How to Ensure a Successful Business or Property Sale in 2014

Corporations are holding record levels of cash, interest rates are low, and the housing market is rebounding. The result? Merger and acquisitions professionals are buying more businesses and high-end homes are selling faster. Silicon Valley had a 26 percent increase in sales of $1.5 million-and-up houses in the first half of last year. If you’re considering selling a business or property in this year—while business is good and before mortgage rates climb—keep in mind that focusing only on the price...