SBA Approved Franchises

The United States Small Business Administration (SBA) has been helping small businesses thrive since 1953. Investing in an SBA-Approved Franchise can allow you to have your SBA loan expedited, putting you in business for yourself faster! If you're looking to buy a franchise, check out our list of opportunities that have been registered and approved by the SBA and benefit from a simplified and streamlined loan process.

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Did You Know?

There are currently 1,745 SBA Approved franchises on the Registry

SOURCE: www.sba.gov

SBA Loans typically require a strong credit score (650+), some collateral and a 10-20% down payment

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At Franchise Gator, over 39,000 requests were made for SBA-Approved franchises in 2016

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Types of SBA Approved Franchises

Franchises are available on the SBA Registry from almost every industry, including many popular brands like ACE Hardware and Blimpie, from a variety of industries - from food franchises to retail franchises to educational franchises and more. With more than 1,700 opportunities approved by the SBA, you'll be sure to find what you're looking for.

Why Consider an SBA Approved Franchise?

Buying an SBA approved franchise can save you valuable time and get you up and running sooner. Altough SBA approval does not constitute an endorsement by the Small Business Administration, you'll still have the confidence in knowing that the franchise has been researched and meets the requirements of acceptable control guidelines.

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SBA Approved Franchises Currently Available:

For more than 96 years, Ace Hardware has been America's neighborhood hardware retailer. Ace Hardware is offering a tremendous opportunity for those wanting to build a profitable and lasting business. With financial backing...

250k Minimum Cash Required

Do you have a passion for management or sales but don't want to put on a tool belt, climb roofs and do the dirty work? Did you know the real money is earned in the sale of a solar system, not the installation? Solar...

50k Minimum Cash Required

Join the largest barbecue chain in America! With over 520 locations in 43 states, our smokin’ hot franchise has been treating guests to great tasting barbecue since 1941. If you’re looking to diversify your portfolio or...

100k 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

Do you want to own your own successful business in a high-demand and rewarding profession? Then look no further than The Tutoring Center! Our turn-key system makes getting started easy with comprehensive training and...

80k Minimum Cash Required

In today's economy home owners are looking for ways to save on repairs without jeopardizing quality. Take advantage of this growing market by becoming a CTi Concrete Technology dealer. We provide you with everything you...

20k 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

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

Minuteman Press is an essential B2B print & marketing franchise that has remained open through Covid-19. Our customer service driven business model provides digital print, design and promotional services to businesses. Learn...

70k Minimum Cash Required

Heyday is a fast-growing skincare company on a mission to provide expert skincare that empowers everyone to be their best self. Heyday is reframing the entire facial experience by making it easier, more affordable and more...

350k Minimum Cash Required

With a nationally recognized brand, comprehensive training, ongoing support and a product that is loved by people of all ages, it's easy to see why owning a Bruster's Real Ice Cream franchise can be the best investment you...

100k Minimum Cash Required

Exclusive territory. #1 Industry leader since 2001. 100% financing for U.S. citizens who qualify* plus software package with complete training. $100K 1st year profit potential. National alliances...

80k Minimum Cash Required

Become a BODYBAR Boss! BODYBAR Pilates purpose is to provide an environment that is conducive to building communities who love, respect, encourage and motivate one another to being strong, healthy and happy human beings. We...

150k Minimum Cash Required

Exit 4 Escape Rooms is an exciting opportunity in a growing industry. Since 2016 the escape room industry has more than doubled but is still incredibly small and represents a ground-floor investment in most communities...

50k Minimum Cash Required

At the heart of every Beef ® franchise is a commitment to the community, a commitment that sets our franchise apart from other models. From local little leagues to adult recreational leagues, Beef 'O' Brady's® is a...

250k Minimum Cash Required

Planet Nutrition is not just a supplement store, but much more. We have three steaming revenue sources, 1. private label supplements, 2. specialty smoothies and 3. energy teas.  We carry cutting edge products in a large...

100k Minimum Cash Required

The Brass Tap is an upscale beer bar that offers 40-60 different craft beers on tap, more than 300 varieties of imports, and local craft beers. We are constantly searching for the best beers from all regions around the...

250k Minimum Cash Required

medspa810 is truly different. We offer our clients a carefully curated set of popular, non-invasive aesthetic services to help them look and feel their best. Be your own kind of remarkable as the owner of a business in an...

200k Minimum Cash Required

Lapels Dry Cleaning is more than your neighborhood dry cleaner. We have been defining “The Future of Dry Cleaning®” for over two decades and are known to be the recognized leader in the $9 Billion dry cleaning and...

100k Minimum Cash Required

More than 70 million homes in the US are under-insulated. That creates a huge opportunity for savvy entrepreneurs to excel in the home insulation industry. You can offer a simple, safe and environmentally friendly solution,...

80k Minimum Cash Required

Sylvan Learning is the most recognized brand in supplemental and enrichment education, and the nation's largest provider of STEM education. With more than 750 locations and over 39 years of stellar results from our students...

80k Minimum Cash Required

Since our franchise is a marketing and sales business, individuals with strong backgrounds in both will find HUGE success. If you are looking to own a business, not a job, you found the right franchise. If you want to run a...

70k Minimum Cash Required

College Hunks Hauling Junk and Moving is more than a franchise opportunity with a huge financial upside (our item 19 is amazing). Year after year our company-wide revenues grow by leaps and bounds. This year we’ve seen...

70k Minimum Cash Required

Kitchen Tune-Up is in the business of simplifying and improving our customers’ homes. Our remodeling experts update kitchens utilizing our 5 Trust points to the make the experience fun, with little to no hassle for our...

50k Minimum Cash Required
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