Buying a Pub or a Bar

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So, you want to buy your own bar or pub?  Whether you’re interested in buying a swanky, city-centre cocktail bar or a traditional country pub out in the sticks, you need to make sure you know what you’re letting yourself in for before you commit.

There are many “how to buy a pub” guides out there but, at some point, you are best getting hands-on advice from pub purchase specialists.

Buying a Bar or a Pub Solicitors

We have acted as solicitor and adviser to many would-be publicans across England and Wales and are familiar with the requirements and specific issues facing the industry, including the impact of the Pubs Code 2016.

Specialist legal advice for pub and bar buyers

We handle everything from freehold/leasehold free of tie pub purchases and short-term tenancy agreements, to the negotiation of PubCo leases with corporate landlords such as Punch Taverns and Enterprise Inns.  We are known to several licensed premises specialist agents and know our way around the Punch and Enterprise documentation and process.

We know our “ties” from our “free of”, our “wet” from our “dry”, and a “DPS” from “Premises Licence”.  We also know where the PubCos try to get secret value from a business transfer and recognise the peculiar planning conditions attached to some pubs and bars and how this impacts on use and rentability.

Use the menu on the left to find out more about the bar and pub buying process.

Make a free enquiry

The sooner we become involved in the process of helping you to buy your Pub or Bar business the more likely it is that your purchase will be successful, so please contact us today.

Please either call us now on 01392 879414 or complete our Free Online Enquiry and we will soon be in touch.

Our full contact details can be found on our Contact Us page.

We look forward to hearing from you.

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Exeter Office

Truelegal Solicitors 76 Fore Street, Topsham Exeter, Devon, EX3 0HQ

Tel: 01392 879414