Newspapers For Sale

D.C. Area–Outstanding long-established weekly group covers high demographic area.  Producing close to $2 million in revenues.  This is a perfect opportunity for a sales-oriented owner-operator.  Seller financing possible.  Contact:  Larry Grimes, (301) 253-5016;

AL-Two weeklies in adjoining counties under one ownership.
Includes web press which prints neighboring weeklies. Owner wants to retire. One terrific opportunity!! Call Lewis Floyd, (850) 532-9466;

AL–Brand new on the market — small group with shoppers and 8-unit Goss web press, nice building. Good cash flows. Contact: Lewis Floyd, (850) 532-9466;   for  all the details.

Appraisals- Need a Formal Appraisal? We’re the experts- thousands of newspapers appraised
For estate, stock sale, divestitures, acquisitions, ESOPs, divorce procedings…We’ve completed thousands of them since l959. Newspaper and magazine properties of every type, size, and market. Our appraisals are the most comprehensive in the industry-backed by the expertise only former publishers can bring. And reasonably priced. Contact us today for a confidential review of your own situation (301) 253-5016;

FL – NEW LISTING – Spectacular TMC suburban weekly group. Outstanding coastal setting — sun, surf, big-city living plus top suburban demos. Strong, strong sales add up to great cash flow. 6 titles in all. Call David Slavin, 201-230-0848.         

ILLINOIS–Exciting opportunity to own an established weekly newspaper in west central Illinois. It is in the heart of Fighting Illini country and is a popular tourist location. Cash flow is over 20 percent at this respected community publication. Sale includes small commercial press and office building. Contact: Peter Neill, 734-891-3008 or

New Listing-Kansas Regional Weekly. Very popular publication with a 50 mile wide distribution path. 35,000 homes. Revenue near $1,000,000 and profitable. Decades of happy customers. Owner is ready to retire. Contact: Lewis Floyd (850) 532-9466;

Midwest–Upper–New Listing–A RARE FIND: A larger group of weeklies in a rapidly-growing region of the Midwest. Several shoppers and companion products included, along with real estate. Contact Julie Bergman, 218.230.8943 or

Maine—New Listing- Southern part of the state. Two weeklies and a monthly newly for sale in high demographic market.  Revenues approaching $600,000. Profitable. Call John Szefc (845) 291-7367.

MA suburban newspaper group, newly on the market,publishing two paid weeklies covering neighboring dynamic communities as well as real estate and golf for over 40 years. Revenues exceed $1 million. Contact John Szefc (845) 291-7367 or

MA – group of three weekly newspapers plus popular regional magazine
Growing revenues of $500,000 and profitable.Weeklies have paid circulation, magazine is freely distributed. Contact John Szefc (845) 291-7367 for all the details or

MN-New Listing–Strong Weekly and Companion Shopper in Southern Minnesota near Rochester, MN. This one is set to grow with the vibrant economy in the region. Contact Julie Bergman, 218.230.8943 or

MN- SOLD-Excellent County Seat Weekly in Central Minnesota. Grossing $600,000 with excellent return.  Contact Julie Bergman, 218.230.8943

Located in three nearby counties in Northwestern Minnesota. A great little group and one is a county seat newspaper. Contact Julie Bergman, 218.230.8943 or

MISSOURI-Just Listed . . . Unique opportunity to own the marketplace in historic Kansas City, Mo. Seventy-nine year-old free distribution weekly newspaper serving high income, diverse, readership. Great opportunity for a Missouri group to expand into the strong Kansas City market. Real estate can be included in the purchase. Opportunities to grow retail, classified and digital. Attractively priced. Call Peter Neill, 734-891-3008 or

SOLD. Mountain West.   Solid performing alternative weekly in a beautiful resort community serving a highly educated, high-income population. Contact Ken Amundson, (970) 215-3060;

Montana-Live and Work in the Beautiful Mountains of Montana! Weekly newspaper in Western Montana. Very profitable and respected in the community. Owner financing may be available to qualified buyer. Great opportunity for husband/wife team. Contact Julie Bergman, 218.230.8943 or 

 New England – Widely respected free national monthly magazine/newspaper captures the hot market of collecting antiques.
Very loyal advertising base and talented staff in place. Currently generates revenues of $400,000 plus per year. Regarded as one of the top publications in the country by the collecting community for 14 years. Strong web presence showcases editorial content, antiques shops and comprehensive calendar of events. National circulation. Unlimited growth potential. Attractive add on for newspaper publisher, especially in Northeast. Contact John Szefc (845) 291-7367;

NC- Western NC Community Weeklies – four paper group in one of the “10 Most Beautiful Places in America” (Good Morning America). These newspapers provide a strong cash flow and will sell quickly. Perfect for an owner/operator or group seeking to expand. For more information, call David Slavin, (201) 230-0848;

Nebraska-Check it out.--Exceptional Weekly along the I-80 Corridor in Nebraska. Revenues of 600,000+ with solid track record. Contact Julie Bergman, 218.230.8943 or

Nebraska-NEW LISTING! Southeast Nebraska weekly; large paid circulation; very little competition. Grossing in excess of $500,000 with healthy cash flow. Contact Julie Bergman, 218.230.8943,

Nebraska- a terrific, paid weekly with 3,800+ circulation reaching 12,000 readers in SE Nebraska; owner’s wife handled some advertising sales and will stay on. Nice growth opportunity.  Contact Lewis Floyd at 850-532-9466 or

New York—Westchester weekly newly on the market this week has grown from an 8-page newsletter 22 years ago to a 20-24 page newspaper plus special sections. Current owners and founders, a husband and wife team, have grown paid circulation to 2,200 and revenue to about $400,000. Call John Szefc (845) 291-7367.

New York—Region’s largest monthly boating magazine/newspaper  newly on the market covering local boating news and events, features on maritime history and cruising destinations, timely fishing news, valuable maintenance and how-to articles plus expert columnists writing on topics of importance to recreational boaters. Distributed to 4,500 locations on Long Island, Westchester County, New York, Connecticut, and Rhode Island shorelines plus the lower Hudson River Valley, Staten Island and New Jersey coastlines. Revenue exceeds $500,000 with strong cash flow. Call John Szefc (845) 291-7367;

New York–Westchester County monthlies reaching top demographic towns. Is highly  successful since its 1999 launch by current owner. Newspaper mailed to over 16,000  households and businesses in four villages. Highly profitable since soon after launch . Revenues of nearly $400,000 annually. Newly on the market. Call John Szefc (845) 291-7367;

New York–Group of six news monthlies. Serving high demographic county and mailed to specific zip codes. Revenue exceeds $500,000. Profitable. Current owner retiring. Solid growth potential!! Contact John Szefc (845) 291-7367;

NY Finger Lakes– Ten newspaper weekly group
With cash flow perfect for independent owner and group buyer alike. Beautiful setting in an engaging and enlightened community with strong economic base and attractive demographics. Current owner retiring after over 30 years building blend of newspapers with oldest founded in 1801. Revenue in $1.3-1.5 million range. Contact JOHN SZEFC (845) 291-7367;

NY- NYC City metro shopper
Highly profitable in dynamic mom & pop market.  Revenues exceed $1 million. Highly profitable. Contact John Szefc (845) 291-7367;

NY-Long Island–Weekly newspapers
Published for nearly 20 years in competitive, high demographic and dynamic market Revenues exceed $1 million Free distribution approaching 20,000. Contact John Szefc (845) 291-7367;

NY-Very popular monthly magazine (11 X) around Long Island’s South Shore and Fire Island turf
This magazine has a wonderful base of loyal advertisers who are served very well by its upscale year-round and seasonal tourist readership. Grossing over $500,000, this classy, full color publication has experienced a steady growth for 14 years in print and now also on the web. Ideal as an add-on or for the new owner to further its growth. Contact John Szefc, (845) 291-7367;

Oklahoma.  Under Congtract.  Two paper group of twice-weeklies. Strong news products with excellent staffs in place. Contact:  Larry Grimes, (301) 253-5016; for all the details.

Oklahoma-Semi Weekly
Close to Oklahoma City. Robost, growing market. Revenue between $1.2 million and $1.4 million. Could include nice building with extra income. Very profitable. Contact: Lewis Floyd (850) 532-9466;

SC—New Listing–Four Paper SC Group – three weekly newspapers in three contiguous counties and a shopper in an abutting county. Nicely profitable on revenues approaching $2 million. Digital revenues growing rapidly and contributing to bottom line growth. Located in markets significantly under-served by a daily newspaper; Contact: David Slavin, (201) 230-0848 or

South Dakota- NEW LISTING: Group of three weekly newspapers and a shopper located in two adjoining counties in South Dakota. Priced well below gross of $460,000. Contact Julie Bergman 218.230.8943 or

TN–Brand new offering in scenic east Tennessee. Convenient to Vols football and major areas of east TN. Moments from the Smokey Mountains. Good cash flow in this weekly local and regional publication. For more information contact Peter Neill, (734) 891-3008;

TX-Incredible value. One of the finest weeklies in East Texas that every week publishes a newspaper in the best tradition of community journalism, that helps lead the freedom of information battle in the state and that is dropping high margins to the bottom line is for sale. This rural, county seat weekly has a significant, stable revenue stream and additional opportunities not fully developed. Contact Ken Amundson (970) 215-3060;

TX–One of ten fastest growing suburban areas in nation.  20 miles from Dallas.  Very upscale demographics. Hundreds of merchants.   5,000 paid circulation,   Owner has some health challenges and would like to turn it over to next owner.  An excellent growth opportunity. Contact: Lewis Floyd (850) 532-9466;

TN- Under Contract.  One of the top weekly groups in the state. Located in the western part of the state encompassing a wide geography. Strong staffs in place at each property. Contact:  Larry Grimes, (301) 253-5016; for all the details.

TN–Niche publication in metro area of the scenic hills of East Tennessee.
Owner says sell. Great for mom and pop or to add on to existing company. Call Peter Neill, (734) 891-3008;

VA-Under Contract. Strong group of three weeklies located in southwestern Virginia.  $2 million+ in revenues. Solid cash flow.  Strong staff in place.  Contact:  Larry Grimes, (301) 253-5016; for all the details.

Vermont family media group newly on the market, dominated by various print publications including an award-winning popular weekly newspaper (paper of record in its town) and monthly magazine which generate 70% of annual company revenue. Other successful non-print products featuring a variety of events can be included in sale. Revenues approaching $1 million, with strong cash flow. Contact John Szefc (845) 291-7367 or

Western U.S. Just Listed- Solid performing alternative weekly in a beautiful resort community in the Mountain West serving a highly educated, high-income population. Contact Ken Amundson, (970) 215-3060.

 SOLD. SOLD.WI-New Listing–Top Notch Award Winning 7,800 circulation weekly and 30,000 circulation TMC in western Wisconsin. Gross revenue of $2.5 million. Contact Julie Bergman (218)230-8943 or