“He seems to want a real partner and is not looking to date a celebrity. He is private and is in a good space right now,” the insider said.
“He has his kids and is focusing on work, but is ready to be in love again.”
Ben was linked to Lindsay Shookus earlier this year, and was also said to have hooked up with Playboy model Shauna Sexton.
Although Ben and his ex Jen, who share three children, are still on good terms, a reconciliation between the pair is unlikely.
The actress has moved on, and is in a serious relationship with businessman John Miller.