Sell a Whatcom, Skagit, Island, or San Juan County Business

Are you an entrepreneur interested in selling your business in Whatcom, Skagit, Island, or San Juan County?

IBA, the Pacific Northwest’s premier business brokerage firm, has represented business owners in the sale of their privately held companies and family owned businesses since 1975 with knowledge, experience, and professionalism.

IBA has successfully sold businesses throughout the north Puget Sound region from Anacortes, Burlington, and Mount Vernon in Skagit County to Bellingham, Blaine, and Point Roberts in Whatcom County to Oak Harbor, Camano, and Clinton in Island County.

Why Choose IBA?

We complete “win-win” transactions and achieve results for our clients!





Experience Matters

The Whatcom, Skagit, Island, and San Juan County economies are built on a foundation of military (Naval Air Station Whidbey), state & local government, a public university (Western Washington University), the BP Cherry Point and Shell Puget Sound refineries, Native People’s corporations and casinos, agriculture, aerospace, tourism, and healthcare employers (PeaceHealth United General Hospital & St. Joseph Medical Center and Island Hospital). Many privately held companies and family owned businesses support these entities with products & services creating a robust, growing environment to live and work for residents. IBA, as the premier business brokerage firm in the Pacific Northwest since 1975, has locally based professionals on its staff with the knowledge, experience, and professional skill set required to successfully represent business owners in sales of businesses in Bellingham, Burlington, Mount Vernon, Anacortes, Oak Harbor, Coupeville, Clinton, Camano, and Friday Harbor.

Whatcom, Skagit, Island, & San Juan County Businesses Sold by IBA

Skagit Online Services & North Cascades Internet Access

Ground breaking internet service providers who brought online access to businesses and individuals in the area in the 1990’s. These companies were merged into larger ISP’s in a classic big fish eating smaller fish mergers & acquisitions marketplace.

Hart’s Floral & Belle Flora

Regional favorite floral businesses known for their product quality & customer service. IBA has sold Hart’s Floral twice in its history and Belle Flora once to entrepreneurial successors interested in serving the areas floral needs from weddings to funerals.

Whidbey Furniture

Sixty year old, large format (24,500 square feet) iconic store valued by multiple generations of Skagit & Island County residents with a reputation for superior customer service and quality furniture lines including Broyhill, Lane, Flexsteel, Simmons, Englander, and Tepur-Pedic. The business was sold by the founding family to a local entrepreneur with relevant knowledge & experience.

Westwind Marine

Full service marine repair & service center supporting the Point Roberts Marina and the pleasure & commercial craft that travel the San Juan Islands, Gulf Islands, and Salish Sea. The business was sold to an out of state entrepreneur interested in owning a marine business in the Pacific Northwest.

Donut House

Legendary donut bakery with a loyal customer base of local residents and people departing by ferry from Anacortes for the San Juan Islands. The business was sold to an entrepreneur with relevant knowledge & experience.

Whatcom Veterinary Hospital

Veterinary hospital with a reputation for professional medical care & superior customer service. IBA’s professional practice division facilitated the sale of this quality provider of animal medical care to generations of area pet owners.

Mt. Baker Roofing

Market Leading Roofing Company in Whatcom, Skagit, Snohomish, and Island Counties

Heiniger Holdings

Automotive, Garage, and Bike Components & Accessories Wholesale Provider of Products to Amazon, Walmart, Wayfair, & Home Depot

Country Corner Market

Orcas Island Hub featuring Gas, Groceries, Deli, Laundromat, and Storage

The examples provided of past transactions successfully facilitated by IBA in Whatcom, Skagit, Island, and San Juan Counties illustrate the broad spectrum of businesses our professional business brokers have the ability to sell for our clients. We welcome the opportunity to share our knowledge, experience, and negotiation & deal facilitation abilities with entrepreneurs. The goals for our representation services and compensation are 100% aligned with our clients. We only seek payment from satisfied clients upon completion of a transaction.