Multi Unit Franchises For Sale

Are you the type of person who dreams big? Do you see more than one business opportunity ripe for the taking? If so, consider developing a Multi Unit franchise. Many Area Franchise Developers help to manage their businesses at a higher-level and have less of a day-to-day involvement in their business, hiring the right staff to help carry out their goals and maximize profit. Obviously there can be higher investment required to open a multiple unit franchise but the reward is often times higher. Learn more about franchise area developers here.

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Did You Know?

Multi-unit franchisees currently own 53% of the 450,000 franchise units in the U.S.

SOURCE: FranData

Multi-unit owners control 76.5% of franchised restaurants

SOURCE: Entrepreneur.com

Over 35,000 requests were made for area developer information at Franchise Gator in 2016

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Types of Area Developer Opportunities

Franchise Gator has a number of multi unit franchises available across a variety of industries. Seemingly unrelated industries such as automotive repair and discount retail goods can be owned and operated by entrepreneurial franchisees who see a need for these services in their area.

Why Invest in Multi Unit Franchises?

Franchising is a less risky investment for those looking to protect their assets but also grow their wealth. Many brands offer multi unit and area development opportunities for investors with dreams bigger than single unit franchise ownership can provide, offering the potential to make a larger return on their investment.

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Multi Unit Franchises For Sale Currently Available:

With a modern, hybrid approach to fitness that includes in-person training and on-demand workouts through our mobile app, 9Round offers the BEST kickboxing fitness franchise for the future.

50k Minimum Cash Required

Highly profitable business brokerage opportunity available in most US cities. Our brokers earn up to over 4x your initial investment within their first year of business. Our firm offers a variety of business and financial...

70k Minimum Cash Required

As a Chem-Dry Carpet Cleaning franchisee you can now own your own profitable carpet cleaning business without the risk and hassle of starting from scratch! Our franchisees receive unmatched training and support, a complete...

50k Minimum Cash Required

Senior Relocation - Downsizing - Estate Sales. Caring Transitions is looking for motivated franchisees who want to be a part of the growing senior care industry! Getting started is easy with our home-based turn-key system...

50k Minimum Cash Required

Do you dream of owning a business that is both profitable and rewarding? Then Kiddie Academy is the opportunity you've been waiting for! Our strong support system, training program, and proven business model will help you...

250k Minimum Cash Required

For more than two decades, School of Rock has been teaching kids and adults how to channel their inner rock stars using a revolutionary performance-based approach to music education. Even if you’re not familiar with the...

130k Minimum Cash Required

American Business Systems is the fastest way to start your medical billing business. Guaranteed. American Business Systems is the fastest way to start your own medical billing business and were the only company with Live...

30k Minimum Cash Required

Are you passionate about owning your own business? Are you interested in giving people the choice to eat healthy? If the answer is yes, then you have found the right partner to build you a successful healthy vending...

30k Minimum Cash Required

Ziebart offers superior proprietary products and services and a diverse business model. Specializing in professional automotive detailing, window tinting, paint protection films, fabric and rust protection, sprayed-on bed...

150k Minimum Cash Required

Poolwerx is America's fastest moving retail and service pool business, with over 166 service trucks and 31 retail stores joining Poolwerx in America since they first arrived in 2015. A global brand established as the largest...

50k Minimum Cash Required

Over the years, millions of happy consumers have enjoyed the TCBY and Mrs. Fields brands, earning both iconicstatus. So, for us, joining the two brands makes perfect sense. Leverage the power of two of the country’s most...

100k Minimum Cash Required

Over the years millions of happy consumers have enjoyed the TCBY and Mrs. Fields brands, earning both the icon status. So, for us, joining the two brands makes perfect sense. Through our Dual Branding Concept franchisees can...

100k Minimum Cash Required

Just as our name suggests, our dealers are selling mattresses to consumers BY APPOINTMENT. Set your own hours and create a schedule that works for you, instead of waiting around for customers to walk in the door. The...

20k Minimum Cash Required

The home improvement industry is a $300 billion dollar a year industry. The opportunities that exist are immense and are very profitable. N-Hance Wood Renewal is the #1 solution for renewing hardwood flooring, cabinets

50k Minimum Cash Required

An Aire Serv franchise is an invitation to join a community of like-minded professionals who are ready, willing and able to share their experiences and best practices with you. This is what it looks like to have your...

50k Minimum Cash Required

FASTSIGNS is the leader and ranked # 1 by number of units in North America, verified by third party sources such as Entrepreneur, Franchise Business Review and Franchise Research Institute. This provides us great buying...

100k Minimum Cash Required

Signarama is the World’s largest full-service Sign and Graphics franchise with over 700 locations in more than 50 countries worldwide. Signarama is also a part of United Franchise Group, a proven leader in the franchising...

50k Minimum Cash Required

As the leader in home inspections, Pillar to Post makes owning your own home inspection business easy! We offer state-of-the-art technology, un-matched marketing and networking support, and with our Quick Start training...

40k Minimum Cash Required

Own your success If you love to Inspect residential and commercial building properties and structures, start your own business as an asbestos and mold inspector at IRIS Environmental Laboratories Franchise System, delivering...

30k Minimum Cash Required

If you are the owner of an independent plumbing business looking to take your success to the next level, or an entrepreneur looking for a franchise business opportunity with a solid future, 1-800-Plumber+Air could be...

70k Minimum Cash Required

Expedia Cruises is North America's Full-Service Leisure Travel Agency specializing in air, land, and sea vacations. Build equity and enjoy a great lifestyle with our proven franchise model with more than 30 years of success.

100k Minimum Cash Required

Kidcreate Studio is creativity, giggles, grins, inspiration, mess-making, discovery, confidence, exploration and fun! Kidcreate Studio is an art studio just for kids! Join a fast-growing industry and a do-good brand!

50k Minimum Cash Required

Whether you are a 1st time franchise shopper, a seasoned business owner or just considering a search, our complimentary programs and services include: conducting a tailored search based on your criteria, time-saving tools...

50k Minimum Cash Required

Creative Colors International franchisees offer convenient, on-site repairs to vinyl, velour, leather, plastics, carpeting, and other material, at a cost far less than replacement parts.

90k Minimum Cash Required

Is a Multi-Unit Franchise Right for You?

Multi-unit franchising is fundamentally different than opening a single-unit business. Here are some things to consider so you can determine if these opportunities are right for you:

A Unique Challenge

When starting a franchise business with just one unit, the owner typically does a lot of the work to get the business up and running. It’s very much a hands-on experience. By definition, that approach isn’t going to work with multi-unit franchising. With multiple locations to handle, tasks must be delegated to a team that will do the work necessary to get each business started.

Investing Money Over Time

Opting for a multi-unit approach requires a larger investment to get started. There are larger financial rewards possible when you own more than one location, but significant risk comes along with investing so much money upfront. Be sure to perform your due diligence to weight potential returns versus your initial investment and how long it may take to turn a profit.

Safety in Diversification

There is no doubt that multi-unit franchising represents a significant investment, and there is notable risk that comes along with such an investment. At the same time, by opening multiple locations, you can spread that risk out around a geographic area. That way, if one location struggles for a while, the others may be able to pick up the slack. Rather than going all-in on one location, a portfolio of multiple franchise units can help to mitigate your risk.

Management Skills Are Essential

Above all else, management skills are going to be required to succeed in this endeavor. There are sure to be plenty of people to manage when operating multiple franchise locations in a given area, so working properly with those people and building strong relationships is essential. Those who can build and manage a strong team will have an advantage in the marketplace.

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