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Best Business Brokers President Dean Burnette

Earns Real Estate Brokers License

SAVANNAH, Ga. – Dean Burnette, president of Best Business Brokers, recently earned a real estate brokers license, adding to his credentials and better qualifying him to assist buyers and sellers of businesses by brokering the sale of industrial and commercial real estate throughout the region.

A licensed Business Broker, Burnette is a member of the Savannah Area Chamber of Commerce as well as the Savannah Small Business Chamber and other local business groups and organizations. He has more than two decades of experience as a business owner in the manufacturing, logistics, technology and financial industries and founded Best Business Brokers, the area’s leading independently-owned business brokerage.

Burnette has deep connections in the local business community, providing unsurpassed market knowledge and offering uncompromising integrity. His knowledge of area businesses and interaction with the community combine to make him an asset to business sellers and buyers.

Best Business Brokers specializes in the manufacturing, logistics and technology industries, offering unique expertise in these areas. The company has worked with buyers from across the country and around the world with an interest in investing in Savannah-area companies.

In Georgia, a real estate license is required to broker the sale of a business, even if a business occupies leased space. In addition to the education required to obtain a real estate license, most professionals have experience or complete courses in topics related to business brokerage.

Real estate brokers and sales agents must be licensed in Georgia. Prospective agents must pass a written test. The examination is more comprehensive for brokers than for agents and includes questions based on real estate transactions and laws affecting the sale of property. Individuals seeking a broker’s license in Georgia must complete between 60 and 90 hours of formal training and have three years of experience selling real estate.

ABOUT BEST BUSINESS BROKERS: Best Business Brokers, the area’s leading independently-owned business brokerage, excels at connecting businesses with qualified buyers. Under the leadership of licensed business broker Dean Burnette, Best Business Brokers has successfully listed and sold multi-million dollar companies as well as small businesses, treating every client with respect and offering the ultimate in confidentiality. For more information, visit or call 912.349.0940.