Cincinnati's leading business broker, selling more tri-state companies than any other firm!


  Keate Partners Ltd.                   




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Seller Information

Businesses Wanted

Articles on Selling

List of Businesses Sold


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Buyer Information

List of Businesses for Sale

Articles on Buying

Buyer Forms


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Newsletters-Buy/Sell Topics

About KPL & Our Staff

Map to our Office

Career Opportunities w/ KPL

Contact Us


For over 30 years Keate Partners has assisted business owners in the confidential sale of their companies.


Our controlled process allows for a sale without

employees or competitors knowing.



Ready to Sell Your Company?


Founded in 1981, Keate Partners is one of the oldest and largest business brokers / merger & acquisition firms in the S.W. Ohio Tri-State area. With our total now exceeding 800 transactions, we have sold more Tri-State businesses than any other local or national firm!


Visit "Seller Information" to learn more about our services of  finding and selling your business confidentially to the best buyer to achieve the value your business deserves.  On this page we have prepared a short video that describes the three stages of preparing and selling a business.



Interested in Buying a Business?


Whether you are looking to purchase your first business, or you're a company searching for acquisitions to enhance your current operations, you will find that the detailed information prepared on our client companies (provided after confidentiality requirements are in place) will allow for quick analysis to determine interest.


Visit "Buyer Information" for details on the process of buying a business and "List of Businesses for Sale" for generic profiles of companies presently available for purchase.


Membership & Licensure


Int'l Business Brokers Asso.

National Asso. of Certified Valuation Analysts

Ohio & Kentucky R/E Brokerage






Keate Partners Ltd.

7783  Five Mile Road Suite A

Huntington Bank Bldg.

Cincinnati, OH 45230

(513) 241-3700

(513) 852-8325 Fax

Additional Services Offered

by Keate Partners:


  • Business valuations,

  • Expert witness testimony,

  • Acquisition financing, and

  • Buyer search projects.

Over our 30 year history we have sold just about every type of business - manufacturers, distributors, software companies, accounting firms, service businesses, restaurants, franchise sales, and retail businesses. Client and professional references are available upon request.

     Our experience and reputation are unequalled - ask your banker, accountant or attorney if they know us - we have worked with all of the major firms in Greater Cincinnati.  Let us help you sell your company, or assist you in finding a business to acquire.

 Call us today (513) 241-3700.