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.

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

SOURCE: fitsmallbusiness.com

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

SOURCE: Franchise Gator

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www.sba.gov

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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:

At Fresh Coat our business model is designed to do two things: Provide a high-quality service to customers and make our owners money. Our customers are seniors, busy families and small business owners looking for interior...

40k 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

Car repairs and maintenance needs are at an all-time high. Let AAMCO Transmissions help you take advantage of this growing demand! Our strong national brand recognition and administrative support system has helped our...

60k 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...

200k 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

Oxi Fresh Carpet Cleaning® is a green, revolutionary cleaning system built on the power of oxygen. As a business, Oxi Fresh combines the advantages of protected territories, turnkey marketing programs, and a variety of...

40k Minimum Cash Required

For more than 90 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

Provide a valued service clients can’t do without. Scalable, award-winning and committed to excellence for over 60 years.

40k Minimum Cash Required

Exclusive territory. #1 Industry leader for over 15 years. 100% financing for U.S. citizens who qualify* plus software package with complete training. $100K 1st year profit potential. National alliances...

30k Minimum Cash Required

Your Wild Bird Center is a wild bird feeding and nature specialty retail store where customers are excited to share in your success. Wild Bird Centers of America (WBCA) is a successful chain of stores offering a complete...

40k Minimum Cash Required

Merry Maids won The Women's Choice Award which has set the standard for helping women make smarter choices by collectively identifying the brands most recommended and trusted by women, as well as those that deliver a...

40k 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

Glass Doctor is looking for motivated franchisees to take advantage of the growing demand for mobile auto and home glass repairs! When you partner with Glass Doctor you will have access to our strong national brand, ongoing...

50k Minimum Cash Required

Glass Doctor is looking for motivated franchisees to take advantage of the growing demand for mobile auto and home glass repairs! When you partner with Glass Doctor you will have access to our strong national brand, ongoing...

50k Minimum Cash Required

Take advantage of the growing demand for appliance repair services with your own Mr. Appliance franchise! As the largest full-service appliance repair company in the world, we give you access to unmatched training and...

50k Minimum Cash Required

Take advantage of the growing demand for appliance repair services with your own Mr. Appliance franchise! As the largest full-service appliance repair company in the world, we give you access to unmatched training and...

50k Minimum Cash Required

With over 30 years of experience, Rainbow International has built systems for lasting success. Rainbow provides cutting edge technical training, as well as comprehensive business training. Relationships with many insurance...

50k Minimum Cash Required

With over 30 years of experience, Rainbow International has built systems for lasting success. Rainbow provides cutting edge technical training, as well as comprehensive business training. Relationships with many insurance...

50k Minimum Cash Required

Window Genie brings 20 years of expertise to the window cleaning and care industry, providing an affordable option for those considering business ownership as a way to a better future. Franchisees enjoy multiple revenue...

50k Minimum Cash Required

Armed with our proven coaching and marketing systems, you’ll have everything you need to successfully run and grow your coaching business. Ready to work for yourself and on your own terms and schedule? At The Growth...

50k 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

TeamLogic IT was formed to become the go-to IT team for small and medium-sized businesses. We offer fast responses to IT challenges — but more importantly, we act as an IT adviser to our customers, helping them take...

50k Minimum Cash Required

Bigger, Better, Blimpie - Blimpie is one of the largest sub sandwich franchises in America. Quality, fresh-sliced meats and cheeses set the brand apart. Easy to own and simple to operate. Join our franchise family and reach...

80k Minimum Cash Required

Maaco is North America’s Bodyshop, franchised with over 500 owner operators. We celebrate extraordinary brand recognition and 46 years without any national competition. Our unprecedented and continued operational support...

100k Minimum Cash Required
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