Testimonials

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John was the person who found the salon that suited my needs

Rebecca Kratz

I have been looking to buy a hairdressing salon and contacted Benchmark. John was my broker, I knew exactly what I wanted, (and what I didn’t want). John knew which salon would be perfect for me...

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John is an absolute champ!

Marian Green

John you are an absolute champ! Thanks for all your help mate. You really went above and beyond helping me with leasing and negotiable lower rental and even a cracking fitout contribution amount. I will...

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I have dealt with Nikki and she has delivered a quality service each time

Peter

I engage the services of Nikki to help me find a hairdresser to buy my salon. Nikki found a great candidate and worked with her, the management agent and landlord to reach an amicable agreement for the...

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John was very helpful

Rhiannon Deross

John was very helpful in finding many solutions to getting me into my first salon. I’m so excited about starting in my new salon for the new year ahead. Thanks for making it happen!

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From the moment I met Nikki I knew I was in safe hands!

Twee

From the moment I met Nikki I knew I was in safe hands – thank you Nikki for making this happen. You continually kept me up to date with the proceedings and negotiated with all parties until...

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John kasapi is a great person to deal with and was extremely helpful

Evangelia

John kasapi is a great person to deal with and was extremely helpful and professional in making my goals come true even though we had a uncertain times with this coronavirus. I’m so glad I had someone...

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I am truly excited to start my salon journey!

Zoi Mlinaric

A fantastic broker to deal with. I was delighted when I first spoke to John as many other brokers would not give me the time of day when I enquired. I'm really happy how john helped me get all the...

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I can’t believe I have sold and I feel like the luckiest guy on the planet right now

Iain Crouch

I would like firstly to say if anyone is looking at selling do not even speak to another broker as what this guy done for me was remarkable. I can’t believe I have sold and I feel like the luckiest...

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If it wasn’t for John I would have never ever achieved this result!

Emma Cameron

I was recommended to talk with John through a valued industry contact. I must admit It took a while to find the right buyer but once we did I couldn’t have had anyone better look after the sale and...

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Sold sold sold at long last!!!

Sean Skeffington

Sold sold sold at long last!!! From contract to settlement was 3 weeks which was really quick however before that we attempted to sell the business over a year ago and that didn’t work out at all...

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John from Benchmark was an amazing broker to help us with the purchase of two salons.

Jade Morrison

John from Benchmark was an amazing broker to help us with the purchase of two salons. He was so detailed and thoroughly help us and our lawyer in the sales process. Having his knowledge and experience...

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Nikki Katz is a strong woman, working to help other strong women to achieve their dreams!

Chris

I have always wanted to buy this salon and Nikki made it possible. At first, I was reluctant to share any personal details with Nikki but once I met with her, I instantly trusted her and opened. She helped...

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Absolutely brilliant business broker I have come across.

Catherine Smart

Absolutely brilliant business broker I have come across. Without him I highly doubt I would have been able to get my dream 2nd barber shop. I really appreciated John's patience and I’m so excited...

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I strongly recommend that you have John in the middle of any business transaction he is a real problem solver and miracle worker.

Matt Glyn

Thank you John. I have now sold down my chain of salons over the last 10 years. It was a very emotional experience for my partner and I to do so therefore. We put all our trust and faith in John to get...

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Thank you, John Kasapi

Anil Thomas

Thanks, you John for your helping in getting us our first skin clinic business. We had a few sticking points in the process however John solved the problems with a few creative solutions. Thanks again...

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John was able to assist in getting the job done. Good to have you on board again.

Nilay Bhagat

This is the second time buying a business through Benchmark and I returned to them because John is an experienced broker that knows the buying process and has delivered for me in the past. This time we...

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Thanks Clyde for everything that you have done

Albina Jakini

Thanks Clyde for everything that you have done, You were there at every step to smooth out any rough times so that I could settle on the business. You knew what was happening every step of the way...

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Clyde Smith thank you for your amazing work!

Maria

Clyde thank you for your amazing work! If I didn’t have a heart attack yesterday I never will!! This was absolutely such hard work for you and I really appreciate it. Merry Christmas and best luck...

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Thank you, Nikki Katz

Sam

Thank you, Nikki, for everything you have done in finding my salon for me. It only goes to show you how good you are when I am already on the phone looking for my next salon to buy and came straight to...

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John is the best around. He is my super hero.

Chloe Shipilov

We initially received a postcard in the mail and at first we were apprehensive about whether Benchmark had a buyer for our business. However, we called John and he actually had a buyer quickly for my business...

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John held my hand through the entire process and I highly recommend selling through Benchmark.

Larissa Thripp

We received a post card in the mail and I was initially skeptical of this as it said that John had someone wanting to buy my business, however I gave John a call and he appraised the business and he said...

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It was an absolute delight in chatting to John during our salon hunt

James Polland

We initially tried to buy a business which in the end the seller didn’t want to sell, we thought this was crazy but John referred us onto a new one that came on the market and this one worked out...

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Nikki Katz sold the salon in a matter of weeks!

Gino

Testimonial Nikki Katz  Bought the salon through Nikki a year or so ago and decided that I would go back to my old career, so contacted Nikki for her help in selling it. She helped with all the negotiations...

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We have known John from Benchmark for many years and when it was time to sell we immediately gave him a call

Freda and Bill Sibonis

We have known John from Benchmark for many years and when it was time to sell we immediately gave him a call.  I must admit I was delighted that the sale was smooth sailing all the way through which...

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Thanks very much to Ian Salter

B & M Airey

Thanks very much to Ian Salter and the team at Benchmark for getting our business sold. We really appreciate your professionalism, experience, helpful advice and ongoing support in finding the right buyer...

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Thank you Troy and Benchmark

Tom Calderwood

Thank you Troy Foran for the determination and professionalism with the regards to the sale of my business  The whole process was daunting to me in the beginning and I was not confident that I would...

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We have been very fortunate to have IAN SALTER to handle the sale of our business.

Tony and Glenda

We have been very fortunate to have IAN SALTER from BENCHMARK BUSINESS SALES & VALUATIONS handle the sale of our business. Ian is to be commended for his professionalism and integrity in negotiating...

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Thanks again for an amazing result as well as arranging for an extend lease

Milan Shah

Thanks again for an amazing result as well as arranging for an extend lease. This is my second salon in less than a year. I have always bought through John from Benchmark and I wouldn’t go through...

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We are delighted to have found ourselves a great business in the heart of New Farm

Carrie Barham

We have been dealing with john for a while and unfortunately missed out on a salon we really loved however as soon as John listed another salon in the area he was on the phone to let us know and now I...

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This is the second salon I have sold through John and he is only broker I trust

Sam Barbaro

This is the second salon I have sold through John and he is only broker I trust. I have owned a number of salons in my 30+ years and John has an enormous amount of industry insight and this is...

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We have known John from Benchmark for many years

Bill Sibonis

And when it was time to sell we immediately gave John a call!   I must admit I was delighted that the sale was smooth sailing all the way through which John tells me is not usually a common thing. I...

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Within two days we had done an inspection and I received an offer!

Larissa Thripp

We received a post card in the mail and I was initially skeptical of this as it said that John had someone wanting to buy my business, however I gave John a call and he appraised the business and he said...

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It was an absolute delight in chatting to John during our salon hunt!

James Polland

We initially tried to buy a business which in the end the seller didn’t want to sell, we thought this was crazy but John referred us onto a new one that came on the market and this one worked out...

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Sylvia has been totally professional - I strongly recommend Benchmark Salon Sales

John O

“Sylvia has been totally professional, knowledgeable and there at every twist and turn. We had a number of problems along the way and each time Sylvia kept the sale on track and took action to get...

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I am really appreciative of all the efforts and hard work Benchmark Business Brokers

Ali Kapar - Seller

“I am really appreciative of all the efforts and hard work Benchmark Business Brokers have done to get me this great result by getting my salon sold. I am even staying on with the new owners and...

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We are super excited in our new salon

Johnathon Byun – Buyer

“Benchmark were extremely helpful in following up on my requests and getting all the information we needed during the purchase. They really helped not just me but the lawyers as well. This enabled...

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Business Health Glow Beauty Clinic

John O – Seller

“Sylvia has been totally professional, knowledgeable and there at every twist and turn. We had a number of problems along the way and each time Sylvia kept the sale on track and took action to get...

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Thank you for helping us find our first salon business in Australia

Trudie and Sean Morris - Buyer

“Thank you for helping us find our first salon business in Australia. Perfectly aligned for my style of hairdressing and could not have bought a salon more suitable. Awesome job.

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John Kasapi found the absolute best buyer to purchase my business

Sash Alexander Culakovski – Seller

“I'm delighted with this fantastic result. John Kasapi found the absolute best buyer to purchase my business and it seems that the same buyer will now buy my building. I had my business for many...

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Today, I am now the proud owner of a stunning new salon

Buyer

“I spoke about a year ago enquiring about a hair salon in the western Suburbs. We discussed location and she told me I had just missed a couple of salons in the area now under contract. I told her...

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I cannot wait to start the next stages of my life and a massive thank you Nikki

Seller Sarah

“I contacted Nikki when I was pregnant with my first baby and asked her to help me sell my beautiful salon. She came highly recommended as my best friend’s mum also sold their salon through...

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So professional and we can't wait to get the next few salons

Vikram Mahajan, Steve Pan & Gaurav Verrma - Buyers

“We had been speaking to Benchmark for over a year but nothing was quite right for us but we kept in contact with them and encouraged John to find us our dream investment. We finally got the call...

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Benchmark are full service brokers and go above and beyond. Yes I'm impressed!

Chernae Noonan - Seller

“Wow wow wow they truly are the best in the business. Benchmark delivered record sales on two of my best stores and were an absolute delight to deal with. My sale was a seamless and I can definitely...

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Emma was Fantastic!

Brad Jones

Emma was fantastic. She was always available and would do anything to answer questions and really went the extra mile to get the sale through. She is personable and easy to get along with and I would...

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I trust only Lily Small for Business Valuations

Daesung Park

I believe Lily is the only person I can trust for business valuation to selling your business at the right price.   Firstly, thank you so much Lily. I have contacted Lily in Mid Oct, 2017 and my...

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Appreciative of all the effort and hard work from Benchmark Business Brokers

Ali Kapar

I am really appreciative of all the efforts and hard work Benchmark Business Brokers have done to get me this great result by getting my salon sold.   “I am really appreciative of all the efforts...

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Delighted with this fantastic result from John Kasapi

Sash Alexander Culakovski

I'm delighted with this fantastic result. John Kasapi found the absolute best buyer to purchase my business   And it seems that the same buyer will now buy my building. I had my business for many...

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Benchmark Business Sales was extremely helpful

Johnathon Byun

Benchmark were extremely helpful in following up on my requests and getting all the information we needed during the purchase.   Benchmark were extremely helpful in following up on my requests and...

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Thanks John Kasapi it was a huge help

Jo/Andy Lowen

Thanks "Captain John" it was a huge help having you by my side all the way through the process. We could not have done this without you. We are nervous, but more excited about our new venture, it is something...

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Every time I buy a salon, I immediately go to Benchmark salon sales

Ketan Shiyani

Every time I buy a salon, I immediately go to Benchmark salon sales, they are the guys that have the best salons and know everything about the industry. We have purchased numerous salons from them and...

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Thanks for seeing the sale through to completion

Marianne Zanca

Well it was an eventful business sale, initially we had a contract on my business but the first buyer could not come up with the money a day before settlement which was a disaster however Iain and John...

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The business was sold quickly, smoothly and for a great price. I am so delighted with the result

Antionette Thorpe

One of the most important things I wanted in selling my business was a good tenant as I owned the building. Benchmark delivered a fantastic buyer and even arranged for me to stay on as an employee...

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I would strongly recommend using John from Benchmark when buying or selling salons!

Neela McGilton

I recently sold my salon using Benchmark. Instantly I thought of John Kasapi from a few years ago when I was looking to buy a salon because he was the only broker who I ever felt comfortable with and admired...

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John Kasapi has always conducted himself in a professional manner!

Raj Singh

In all aspects of this purchase John has always conducted himself in a professional manner! I definitely utilised his expertise in assisting me with the approval process as a tenant with the landlord. I...

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Recommendation for Clyde Smith and the Benchmark Salon Sales Team

Keith Marshall

I would definitely recommend Clyde and the Benchmark Salon Sales team for buying a hair and beauty salon   I initially tried to purchase another salon through Clyde but the seller pulled out of the...

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Now I can focus on my recovery without the stress of running the business, awesome job!

Lisa Oakes

I got a phone call out of the blue from Clyde who said that he had a buyer and really wanted me to list my salon so that he could introduce them to my salon, it was all quite random but the timing was...

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A great result in the end!

Rebekah Pike

I was getting a bit worried about Benchmank not being able to deliver a sale for me. My lease was nearly up and I needed to get out ASAP without walking away from the business I had built up. They...

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I'm super excited for this new chapter in my life

Kayla Brown

This was my first business and I had a general understanding of the process however Benchmark guided me through the leasing process and talked in great length to the agent to get me approved. This is my...

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The sale went smoothly and I got a great price. I'm so glad that I went with Benchmark!

Kiah Perkins

I enjoyed dealing with John when I was buying a business in Melbourne and he handled it so well that when I went to sell I automatically call him. He quickly ran me through all of the info that I needed...

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We engaged the Business Broker Tu Nguyen to sell our Pizza Hut store and he got us to the finish line.

Nizar Ali

“We engaged the Business Broker Tu Nguyen from Benchmark Business Sales to sell our Pizza Hut store and he got us to the finish line. Tu Nguyen did an excellent job for us.  The level of communication...

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I am truly impressed by your negotiating skills and also your dedication to us as clients.

Melissa & Matt Hopper

I am truly impressed by your negotiating skills and also your dedication to us as clients. We appreciate the amount of work you put into getting the job done which was well beyond what should have been...

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Recommending Glenn Irving - very professional and easy to reach

Gabriel Dio

I dealt with Glenn Irving in the purchase of a steel business. We moved from NSW into the Gold Coast and met him there. Glenn was very professional, and easy to reach. He is very user friendly and can...

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John Kasapi able to negotiate new terms

Deb Pereira

John Kasapi was able to negotiate new terms and I am absolutely delighted! “I have known John kasapi for the last 6 years, I have known him as a great hairdresser and now a fantastic business broker....

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Nila and I are very proud to endorse Benchmark as exceptional business brokers

Nila and Bruce

Nila and I are very proud to endorse Benchmark as exceptional business brokers.  Their attention to detail and willingness to go the extra mile was second to none.  This was our first experience...

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Thank you for making this possible and so straightforward

Jennifer Hannan

“I have looking to buy a salon for quite a while, after numerous conversations with Benchmark, I eventually found the perfect business that exactly suited my needs. I’m so happy to have bought...

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Thank you very much for all you support during the process.

Boyan Ristovski

Thank you very much for all you support during the process. We could not have asked for a better broker or a more patient person to deal with during the long 6 month process it took to get to settlement...

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Benchmark were extremely helpful in finding my ideal salon

Kathleen Sibley

‘Benchmark were extremely helpful in finding my ideal salon. It was great to have an industry person to deal with throughout the transaction and I could call them anytime to bounce off ideas. ...

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Sylvia did a fantastic job!

Steven Peter

I first came across Benchmark when purchasing the Greville Clinic in October 2018, During the negotiations for this purchase my broker displayed consideration for both the vendor and the myself, always...

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I would recommend Benchmark to anyone who wants a professional service and results.

Tracey Bond

“I was so pleased when I followed a recommended from a colleague to utilise Benchmark for the sale of my salon. Throughout the process I found them to be approachable and professional at all times,...

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I found out about Benchmark because they came highly recommended from an Industry contact.

Tanya Lam

“I found out about Benchmark because they came highly recommended from an Industry contact. We initial listed with them however we couldn’t get the money we wanted. They suggested taking the...

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I would have no hesitation in recommending Benchmark as your business agent.

Eleni Kondo

To all prospective business sellers, I would have no hesitation in recommending Benchmark as your business agent. They were very professional, organise & provided a high level of communication &...

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I am now absolutely delighted with my business!

Kim and Bill Forbes

“When I decided to sell I initially approached John however I decide to go with another broker but they never delivered. Fast forward another 4 years from that day and I went back to John who finally...

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Benchmarks brokers experience is famous throughout the industry

Melinda Luchini

“Benchmarks brokers experience is famous throughout the industry. We knew they specialized in salon and clinic sales, so when we were ready to sell we knew whom to contact. When we listed the...

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Benchmark were a great help

Julie Griggs

Benchmark were a great help in the buying process. We had to finalize a new lease which took some time however they were always on top of things and even helped get us cheaper rent from the landlord. They...

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I used another broker before Benchmark and they did nothing!

Maria Chadwick

“I used another broker before Benchmark and they did nothing. John and Iain jumped straight on board and worked their magic!! The business was only listed for 2 days before they had a buyer...

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Thanks for all your help and guidance

Marigold Lukin

“Everything has fallen into place, I’m a very proud owner of my own salon. I’ve been wanting to own my own salon for some time but never clicked with anything. Then Benchmark contacted...

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Ian Salter made it easy

T. Hutchins and B. Mallett

Dealing with Benchmark & with Ian Salter made finding & purchasing a business easy!   From the start of the process searching on-line for a suitable business to obtaining more information...

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“We value your business, you’ll value our experience” is exactly what Belinda provides

Angela Jankovic

It is with pleasure to write this reference for Belinda Packer who is assisting me with selling property on the Gold Coast.   I have only known Belinda for a few months but can express my appreciation...

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Tu has sold 2 businesses with us within the past 12 months!

Thomas & Cherie

"We highly recommend Tu Nguyen as a business broker– he sold 2 businesses for us in the past 12 months. We have found Tu to be professional and honest. He is also very proactive and easy...

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Professional and great level of service

Vicki Donaldson

Glenn Irving was so professional, offered a great level of service and was easy to communicate with throughout the whole process.

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Great achievement and great result

Lynn

Amazing job Benchmark – we can now happily move on with our new-found retirement. After some ill health and moving away, I found it ever more difficult to run the salon and that’s when Benchmark...

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What we were looking for

Jules

I first made contact with nikki several years ago and talked to her about various plans we had for the salon Industry. When these plans changed and we decided to go a different direction, my first call...

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"When selling a business there is one word that matter more than any other; SOLD! And Jacob got to use it. Jacob is very pleasant to deal with, built great report with the enquires and ultimately...

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Thank you Lily Small.

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想买到可信的好生意找小妍! 感谢Lily Small小妍5个多月来为我耐心的专业生意购买服务。我第一次见小妍时,她便耐心咨询我购买生意的要求,我的生意背景,家庭及个人情况,她一次次不厌其烦为我介绍几个适合我要求的生意,帮我介绍律师,会计师 ,贷款咨询等等全方位的咨询。无论周末,节假日,他都会接我电话细心听我的需要,不惜时间帮我快速解决难题。在生意购买合同中,小妍更是跟踪合同的每一个环节,及时与卖方,我,房东及双方律师跟进解决每一到问题,这才使我的生意购买能够顺利接手。感谢...

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I’m happy as I haven’t had to say goodbye to the business

Maria Chadwick

I used another broker before Benchmark and they did nothing. John and Iain jumped straight on board and worked their magic!! The business was only listed for 2 days before they had a buyer interested and...

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John Kasapi - best Service

Kim and Bill Forbes

I truly got the best service When I decided to sell I initially approached John however I decide to go with another broker but they never delivered. Fast forward another 4 years from that day and I went...

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Professional and honest during the transaction

Nicole Sibilla

Over moon with our 2nd salon with the help from John and Iain, professional and honest during the transaction it was a pleasure to buy through them

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Everything has fallen into place

Marigold Lukin

Everything has fallen into place, I’m a very proud owner of my own salon. I’ve been wanting to own my own salon for some time but never clicked with anything. Then Benchmark contacted me about...

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"A big thank you to Ian Haggerty & Benchmark!"

Shane Ayre

“I would just like to say a very big thank you to you personally and to Benchmark for handling the recent and very successful acquisition of Akwa Worx & Akwa Facility Maintenance Pty Ltd to ASX...

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Nikki took care of everything

Samantha

I bought my salon from Nikki so it was only natural that I contacted Nikki when selling! I was on the market about a week when found the purchaser then worked with hard helping her get her finances in...

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They knew exactly what we should look at as an investment

Harry & Manu

  I knew we were onto something when we first met the Benchmark team.  They knew exactly what we should look at as an investment. They showed us a couple of salons but highlighted the one that...

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We highly recommend Nikki Katz for a sale of the business

Jessica & Tom

We highly recommend Nikki Katz for a sale of the business. You know you are in the right hands selling a hair or beauty salon. Nikki knows the industry and does all the hard work for you. Even with the...

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We are really happy that we are now the proud owners of our own salon

Vicki & Dea

Thanks Benchmark for all your assistance when we were buying our salon. Although seasoned hairdressers, we had not bought a business before and you walked us through the process step by step, answered...

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Benchmark took care of everything

Dennis

Working away from home when selling a salon is not easy but Benchmark took care of everything. They set up viewings after hours, confirmed all arrangements along the way and liaised with my conveyancer,...

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I am now happy to have completed the salon of my salon and I am enjoying the new direction

Hamish

Wow – what a ride Nikki! When selling my salon I didn’t know there could be so many things to work out and negotiate so a massive thank you Nikki, for keeping me on track through this difficult...

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Extremely knowledgeable and she answered all our queries without hesitation and with such a supportive approach

Anne-Marie & Craig

My husband and I were on the lookout for a fully managed business as an investment and as a gentle entry into the small business world. We were lucky enough to come across Nikki who was extremely patient...

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Thanks Nikki for the perfect result. I am delighted with the outcome

Nicole

WOW– what a journey! I contacted Nikki 18 months ago when I was pregnant with my second child and she helped me find a buyer for my salon. I decided that I could cope and was reluctant to sell so...

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They dealt with everything efficiently and they practically sold the salon

Steven

I have dealt with Benchmark before when buying a salon so it was a no brainer that I should get them to sell my salon too! They dealt with everything efficiently and they practically sold the salon on...

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I appreciate everything you did to get me my new salon

Caitlin

I contacted Nikki as I was looking for a second salon and enquired about one she has advertised. She discussed it with me and answered all my questions then set me up with a viewing and I knew immediately...

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Great effort and job well done.

Eki/Melissa

Thanks Benchmark for your persistence in delivering the sale and getting us price we wanted. Great effort and job well done.

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My dreams have come true with my own salon

Amy

I contacted Nikki to begin the search for a salon. After speaking to Nikki about what I wanted, she called me and invited me to look at a lovely salon, she thought would be perfect for me….and it...

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The exact salon that suited my requirements

Mary Kobovos

I have been looking to purchase a salon for number of years and after speaking with Benchmark they showed me the exact salon that suited my requirements. I am now absolutely delighted with my business...

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"Mathew Hartley was always creative, motivated and persistent"

Shane and Carol

” Dear Mathew Hartley, Four months have nearly passed since you sold our SPAR Supermarket at Evans Head and it is only now that I have found the time to write to you. It is important to Carol and...

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"Terrific!"

Terry

“ Mike Pittam was terrific as was Ashlee in office. ” Terry

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"Thank you Michael Parthenides"

Paul

” Thank you Michael Parthenides. Thank you for your assistance and persistence with this Michael, I know we were not really in your “demographic” but we needed help with it and you did...

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"I felt we had built a bond of respect, trust and honesty with Michael Pittam"

J. Hoppe

” I first met Michael Pittam from Benchmark Business after I made a phone call to enquire about Benchmark Business, systems and ended up making an appointment to meet with Michael, that was in August...

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Thank you for everything!

Kane and Chris Hope

Thank you for the very nice card and hamper. More importantly thank you for persevering with the sale of Sealtec. Chris and I are thrilled with your professional and personal approach. I know It's taken...

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"Thank you Michael Parthenides"

Paul

” Thank you Michael Parthenides. Thank you for your assistance and persistence with this Michael, I know we were not really in your “demographic” but we needed help with it and you did...

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亲爱的Lily Small

Chen Hong

首先要表示一下对Lily Small小姐的感谢,感谢她在我们认识之后,做了大量的工作来帮助我找到了一个适合我们实际情况的投资方式。也正是因为她做的这些工作,才能让我安心并且放心的选择这一项投资,并且在接受之后任然感觉很开心。  Lili小姐在我们认识之初就对我的实际资金以及家庭情况进行了全方位的了解,并且授予我很多很多的投资经验,帮助我放弃了不合适的投资渠道,且在很短的时间内,从非常多的广告中选到了一部分适合自己的。在此之后,她每一次都不辞辛苦的陪伴我们一起去实地考察,给我们讲解一些专业术语和专业知识,以此来让我们能更好的了解每一个渠道,从而最后选择了一个最适合自己的生意。甚至在我们都确定下来之后,Lily小姐都没有只顾自己的利益,而是再一次的帮助我们分析利弊,给我们介绍最好的律师和会计师,让我们在一定的基础上能够和对方在更公平的环境下进行交易。所以,我以及我的家人都非常的感谢Lily小姐,谢谢她在我们认识的不长的时间里对我们付出的所有的帮助  谢谢...

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None of this could have been made possible if it wasn’t for Benchmark

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This is a very exciting time for us, as we have just purchased 6 new sites to add to our current portfolio and a new private product line! None of this could have been made possible if it wasn’t...

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親愛的lily,

Jing

非常感謝妳在此期間對我的幫助,幫我在2個月之內找到最合適和買家並完成店舖的轉讓程序。當我第一次打電話和妳諮詢店舖轉讓銷售相關信息時,妳就非常認真仔細的對我的生意做了全面的分析,幫我找到專業的銷售渠道和給予專業的建議。即便是公共假期休息日,如果有任何疑問,妳還是很耐心的幫我。解答和快速的解決,同時讓也我對生意的銷售有了信心。再次感謝lily對我的幫助,謝謝benchmark的專業素養和對客戶的認真負責。謝謝。Jing...

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"Can confidently say the service by Ian Salter is second to none"

S. Sneddon

“ As an experienced buyer and seller of businesses I have dealt with many business brokers. It is with that background that I can confidently say that the service provided by Ian Salter is second...

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"Nikki is the one!"

Stephanie Bergamaschi

“Nikki was approached by a person interested in my salon I wasn’t even on the market within a few short months Nikki had negotiated the deal and the sale was done it was far less stressful...

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Jacob is very pleasant to deal with, built great report with the enquires and ultimately the buyer

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"When selling a business there is one word that matter more than any other; SOLD! And Jacob got to use it. Jacob is very pleasant to deal with, built great report with the enquires and ultimately...

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Phenomenal is the word that I would use to describe John Kasapi from Benchmark Business Sales & Valuations

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” Phenomenal is the word that I would use to describe John Kasapi from Benchmark Business Sales & Valuations, l originally had my day spa listed with another agent for many months with...

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Thank you for all your trouble free assistance.

J. Jassal

Dear Lincoln and your whole group, thank you for all your trouble free assistance. What ever you said, was fulfilled. Any queries I had, were promptly answered. I will certainly have no hesitation in recommending...

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A big thank you to Ian Haggerty & Benchmark!

Shane Ayre

I would just like to say a very big thank you to you personally and to Benchmark for handling the recent and very successful acquisition of Akwa Worx & Akwa Facility Maintenance Pty Ltd to ASX listed...

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"Shreyansh's service was exceptional from day 1!"

M. Joshi & D. Shukla

”The service was exceptional from day 01, didn’t had any issues in buying this small business. The broker, Shreyansh Shah was prompt to all our queries and supported us in all the areas. Sale...

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Thank you Lily Small.

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想买到可信的好生意找小妍! 感谢Lily Small小妍5个多月来为我耐心的专业生意购买服务。我第一次见小妍时,她便耐心咨询我购买生意的要求,我的生意背景,家庭及个人情况,她一次次不厌其烦为我介绍几个适合我要求的生意,帮我介绍律师,会计师 ,贷款咨询等等全方位的咨询。无论周末,节假日,他都会接我电话细心听我的需要,不惜时间帮我快速解决难题。在生意购买合同中,小妍更是跟踪合同的每一个环节,及时与卖方,我,房东及双方律师跟进解决每一到问题,这才使我的生意购买能够顺利接手。感谢...

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"Tu is an exceptional business broker!"

M. Richardson

“Tu is an exceptional broker. Tu earned every bit of his commission! His dedication to clients and communication is better than any other broker i have dealt with in the past (and I have dealt with...

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"Nikki is the one!"

Stephanie Bergamaschi

“Nikki was approached by a person interested in my salon I wasn’t even on the market within a few short months Nikki had negotiated the deal and the sale was done it was far less stressful...

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Approachable and professional service and results

Tracey Bond

I was so pleased when I followed a recommended from a colleague to utilise Benchmark for the sale of my salon. Throughout the process I found them to be approachable and professional at all times, we overcame...

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The perfect business that exactly suited my needs

Jennifer Hannan

I have looking to buy a salon for quite a while, after numerous conversations with Benchmark, I eventually found the perfect business that exactly suited my needs. I’m so happy to have bought the...

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Thank you for all your trouble free assistance.

J. Jassal

Dear Lincoln and your whole group, thank you for all your trouble free assistance. What ever you said, was fulfilled. Any queries I had, were promptly answered. I will certainly have no hesitation in recommending...

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What a great team backing up on of the biggest decisions of my life.

Casey Fegan

Glenn was understanding of my needs and really made the process seamless and easy. Would highly recommended this company. Thanks again Glenn.

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Selling a business is a highly specialized job.

Adrian Giacoboni

Without the correct process and guidance the risk of damage to value and reputation is high. Glenn Irving representative of Benchmark business sales is a man that leaves no stone unturned. His attention...

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We couldn't be happier

Shweta Khan

Glenn Irving did a fabulous job with the sale of the business to us as we couldn’t be happier with his professionalism and friendly nature throughout the whole process and highly recommend him to...

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Very professional and had an excellent understanding of what we wanted to achieve

Bare Again

We recently sold our business with Benchmark Business Sales. They were very professional and had an excellent understanding of what we wanted to achieve with the sale and the best way to approach it. As...

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Well Done Benchmark – you nailed the brief!

Gino

I contacted Benchmark when I was looking for a business to run “under management” and they showed me one that had literally just come onto their books that morning that they thought would be...

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Benchmark really are the kings of salons and I felt so comfortable and at easy with them

Megan Graham

There are so many brokers out there and I’ve dealt with many!!! All I need to say is that Benchmark really are the kings of salons and I felt so comfortable and at easy with them, they always kept...

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I listed and sold within a matter of weeks

Suzette Jones

Wow Wow Wow This process was a whole lot easy than I ever thought it would be – I listed and sold within a matter of weeks. I had heard so many horror stories but my sale was a breeze. I had been...

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Benchmark helped in finding our first hair salon

Sarah Withers

Benchmark helped in finding our first hair salon. They have been instrumental, professional and easy to deal with. They made our life so easy and smooth from start to finish. Benchmark have been very supportive...

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They did an awesome job and were unbelievably professional

Milan Shah

We had been recommended to use Benchmark to help us find our first salon. They did an awesome job and were unbelievably professional. We found that everyone spoke so highly about Benchmark, they sure do...

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Totally professional and knowledgeable

Anna Stewart

We listed our business with John as we felt so comfortable with him and our gut instinct was correct. He has been totally professional, knowledgeable and there at every twist and turn, we had a number...

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The start of my business empire!

Kate Mcdonald

I recently returned from living overseas and I knew I wanted to jump straight into running my own business. I came across an advertisement on the benchmark website and the broker so easy to talk to. He...

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She found me a great salon that suited my needs

Mark

I contacted Nikki after finding her as the agent for many salons in Sydney. She found me a great salon that suited my needs. Nikki and I worked together from there as she broke down the information about...

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You really are the Queen of salon sales

Magdaleine

I asked Nikki to sell my salon for me and what a result! I am delighted to be able to move on with all my travel plans and spending time with my grandchildren and the salon is now in the hands of a great...

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Best result that could have happened

Zoe

I had contacted Benchmark just before my lease ran out and I was planning to close the salon as I wanted to concentrate on my young family. The purchaser ended up being a customer of the salon and our...

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Impressively professional which allowed us the time to continue running the other stores we have

Tony Lattouf, Joseph Lattouf, Emad Nayef and Romina Fiore

We have built a solid business relationship with John and Benchmark over the last few years and have complete confidence in him as a broker. We regard our company as one of the best in the business and...

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John Kasapi makes it possibel

Rekha Sharma

He always gets the job done and is 100% committed Once again I’ve had the pleasure to deal with John to purchase yet another salon through him. He always gets the job done and is 100% committed to...

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Eternally grateful for all your guidance throughout.

Emma Dean

SOLD SOLD SOLD and a consultancy gig with my old salon to assist the new owners has now launched my new career and it was you that put the whole thing together. Eternally grateful for all your guidance...

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They had the inside knowledge and professionalism to get my salon sold

Kathy Edgar

I bought a salon previously through a different broker, but I had spoken to Benchmark in the past and knew they had the inside knowledge and professionalism to get my salon sold. I decide to list it with...

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I’m probably one of the happiest seller you will find

Samantha Jones

I’m probably one of the happiest seller you will find! Benchmark was fanatical at managing the sale and guiding the entire process. I got the price I wanted and a quick sale. Thanks for all your...

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I found them very helpful and driven to get the sale completed

Jon Collins

I was put onto Benchmark to help manage the salon buying sale process, I found them very helpful and driven to get the sale completed. They were very diligent and made sure the salon sale timeline was...

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Benchmark Salon Sales knew my requirements

Fiona Briffa

Benchmark Salon Sales knew exactly what my requirements were "I had been looking for a salon for a while and had nearly given up all hope! No-one was getting back to me or showing me what I wanted, then...

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Nikki is super responsive never left any questions unanswered

Dawn Grimm

I would definitely recommend Nikki to anyone looking to buy or sell a Salon. Nikki came to our initial meeting with helpful information and explained the process, this definitely shows she is an expert...

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Thanks and Great job!

Rachel

Benchmark helped me with the sale on my hair salon, when I decided it was time for a career change. Thanks and Great job! Your help was invaluable

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We have finally bought a fantastic salon

CJ Morello-

After looking at many salons with many brokers – we have finally bought a fantastic salon. Thank you for all your dedication and patience throughout. You understood our brief and worked together...

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He helped me sell my business 3 years ago and was fantastic during the process

Shinade Appleman

I have known John for over 4 years, he helped me sell my business 3 years ago and was fantastic during the process. I now have has the pleasure of dealing with John on the other side of the table as a...

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I cannot express enough how happy I am to have had Benchmark in my corner!

April

I heard about the salon being on the market and got in touch with Benchmark. From the start, they helped me get through the maze of purchasing a salon as I was new to the Industry. They took care of everything...

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