Have you been thinking of leaving the city behind for a more tranquil lifestyle?

Hospitality Consultants can help!

We provide brokerage and consulting services to buyers and sellers of commercial property as well as inns, bed & breakfasts and restaurants throughout Vermont.

Our knowledgeable and dedicated team will help you, step-by-step, in the buying and selling process. We do it all, from providing full operational analysis to finding the perfect property to make your dreams a reality.

We represent current and aspiring business owners of all types of Vermont commercial and lodging properties. Specializing in larger, full service country inns, small village bed and breakfasts and boutique hotels. We also specialize in all types of restaurants, from larger high volume places to fine dining establishments, and smaller bistros & cafes. We are also proud to help those looking to buy or sell large Vermont home estates.

Our emphasis is on individual, personalized consultations and getting the results to fit your needs and wants. We would love to have the opportunity to work with you so you can make the right decisions for your future.

Who We Are

Dick Palmer has over fifty years of experience in the real estate brokerage business with emphasis on Commercial and Hospitality properties. In addition, he also has personal experience in the restaurant, bar, and banquet business.

His wife, Diane, is a Certified General Real Estate Appraiser licensed in Vermont and has attained both the MAI and AI‐GRS Designations awarded by the Appraisal Institute.

Johnny Boy’s Restaurant

Very fast paced operation, not uncommon to have waiting lines for up to an hour to get in. High Volume, High Quality Food, Very loyal local Clientele, Frequented by Tourists as well. Licensed for up to 100 seats. Despite the volume, this is one of the most immaculate kitchens in Vermont. The owners have very high standards not only with their food, service, it also includes their building, inside and out.


We have other listings available that do not appear in our website at the Owners Request. Some owners only want their property exposed to Qualified Buyers. Please contact us for our “Prospect Information Package” once it is returned to us that will give you the opportunity to view those confidential listings in your price range.

Featured Inn

Golden Stage Inn – Proctorsville, VT

Originally built in 1788 as a stagecoach stop, the property currently serves as a bed and breakfast. It has retained its historic country charm while providing all the best amenities for today’s travelers.

Featured Commercial

Depot Street Properties  – Manchester, VT

There are 3 buildings included in this offering. 301 Depot Street, 321 Depot Street, and 341 Depot Street with a total square footage of over 17,600.

Featured Restaurant

Successful Restaurant w/ 6 guest rooms, event barn, and great views!

Very SUCCESSFUL well established Restaurant, WEDDING and EVENT VENUE with 6 Guest rooms all recently remodeled. Dinner only 5 days a week.