About Coast Business Brokerage

Specializing In Business Sales In The Monterey Bay And San Francisco Bay Areas

  • Service businesses
  • Sports related businesses
  • Nautical and boating
  • Construction
  • Most types of small to mid-sized businesses

Whether you are a business owner looking to sell your business in order to enjoy more leisure time, or you’d like to add another business to your portfolio, Rex Walters and Ken Johnson are committed to making it happen on your terms.

Conveniently located in Aptos, CA, Coast Business Brokerage specializes in businesses located in Santa Cruz, Monterey, San Benito and Silicon Valley, and has 20 successful years of quality, confidential sales of businesses just like yours. We specialize in creating the best match possible between sellers and buyers.

Our initial consultation with you is FREE—so please call 831.685.8866 or e-mail info@coastbusinessbrokerage.com today and discover what our team can do for you and your business.


A business broker assists you many ways in the process of buying or selling your business. Some of these include:

  • Professional pricing and valuations
  • Marketing and advertising
  • Attracting potential buyers
  • Presenting the business
  • Negotiating the sale transaction
  • SBA or arranging for financing if needed
  • Handling and managing the escrow process
  • Organizing massive amounts of paperwork
  • Maintaining the privacy and confidentiality of your business

Our Services

Selling a Business

Coast Business Brokerage is a full-service M&A Advisory firm dedicated to providing Business Owners the necessary guidance to confidentially sell their business.

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Buying a Business

Our team works with independent buyers and Buyer Mandate Clients making the process of business acquisitions as smooth and hassle free as possible.

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