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It is unfortunate that so many businesses have been negatively impacted by COVID-19 nationwide. However, we have realized how resilient our veterinary profession has been in most parts of the country. This resiliency reinforces TPSG’s position that buying the right… Read More
Buying A Practice With Real Estate: Once the letter of intent is signed, the buyer is required to have a building inspection, a real estate appraisal, and based on the bank’s requirements, a Phase One Environmental Study. These inspections must… Read More
Who Gets What at Closing: At closing, the buyer will receive all practice equipment and a specified amount of inventory. The seller will keep the balances of all personal and business bank accounts. Accounts receivable handling is determined by the… Read More
Total Practice Solutions Group (TPSG) cash flows practices so buyers only have to work 40-42 hours per week and no more. Working crazy long work weeks should not be a concern to inhibit buyers from purchasing a practice. Tip by… Read More
Practice owners need to consult with a TPSG broker three to five years before they want to depart from working at the practice because more buyers (especially corporate buyers) want sellers to stay at least part time for two to… Read More
When working with a corporate buyer, there are many things to consider other than sales price. Be sure to consult a professional like TPSG to secure a suitable long-term lease. The lease is a very important part of the overall… Read More
As a Practice owner, when you lease equipment from a vendor, be aware that the vendor files a UCC document. This is just like a lien. When you pay these leases off it is important to ask the lease company… Read More
Go Hybrid! Owners who qualify to sell corporate may not have to decide between a private or corporate buyer. With Hybrid Sales, associates can partner with the corporation. Tip by Dr. John Bryk and Dr. Bill Crank.
Sellers should avoid huge inventory counts at closing. In a well-managed practice, there should be no more than two weeks supply of inventory. Next-day shipping and computer tracking software eliminate the need to stockpile three months of expensive medicines and… Read More
Be careful when entering into long term equipment leases before putting your practice up for sale. They can lower your cash flow and be a financial burden to your buyer. Tip by Dr. Kurt Liljeberg.