Business & Real Estate

Small business-for-sale numbers rise in Sacramento area

The median asking price of small businesses for sale in the Sacramento area in this year’s second quarter was $252,500, up 27 percent from $198,995 in last year’s second quarter, according to a new report by San Francisco-based BizBuySell.

Second-quarter 2016 calculations were based on 218 Sacramento-area businesses listed at The Sacramento statistics are based on listing data, not on completed business sales.