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I own my office building and I would like the purchaser to buy the building at the same time the practice is sold. Is this ok?

First of all, the practice may be selling for $800,000 and that is reasonable number for most purchasers to consider when starting out in practice...
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What is "Fair Market Value" and how does it apply to the valuation of a professional practice?

The most widely used method for determining practice value is fair market value. The commonly accepted definition of fair market value is the price which a professional practice would produce, allowing reasonable time to find a purchaser, with both buyer and seller having access to full disclosure of information about each other.
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How do you decide whether to complete an immediate or deferred sale?

Sell now or build to sell? Sell for present value or sell for future value? Commit now, but defer the actual sale until later? Take cash or fund your pension plan with the value of your practice? These are just a few important considerations for a dentist who is thinking and planning for the future.
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Closing Announcements

Joshua M. Svoboda, D.D.S. has joined the practice of Vicki L. Treat, D.D.S. and Louis M. Hedlund, D.D.S.
- Lincoln, NE

Angella G. Tursunov, D.M.D. has acquired the practice of Richard A. Pearson, D.D.S. and Marilyn L. Pearson, D.D.S.
- Orange Park, FL

Harry H. Heard, III, D.D.S. has acquired the practice of Werner E. Wiedemann, D.D.S.
- Luray, VA

Client Testimonials

"My AFTCO was exceptional. He kept me informed at all times and was able to work through any obstacles. Totally professional. I gave him a time frame and it was met with time to spare. I am completely satisfied and it could not have been any smoother. Both the buyer and I were happy."

Gary G. Peters, D.D.S.
Hellertown, PA

"My AFTCO Analyst was very supportive in my transition. I was able to continue my practice while he found buyers and did the contracts. I was very satisfied and impressed."

John F. Uhlenhake, D.D.S.
Garnett, KS

"My AFTCO Analyst was not only a wealth of information, she knew details about the whole dental community. She was able to match those seeking a particular type of practice and leave behind the tire kickers. The process was seemless and good feelings abound all around."

Michael W. Grzelak, D.M.D.
Summit, NJ