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:

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

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

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

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

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

We created our custom window coverings franchise opportunity with your success in mind! For more than 16 years, Made in the Shade Blinds & More has empowered entrepreneurs across North America to offer a convenient,...

50k Minimum Cash Required

Attention doctors of chiropractic, medical doctors, doctors of Osteopathic medicine, wellness professionals, philanthropic investors, HEALTH ATLAST is an amazing multi-specialty healthcare franchise offering medical,...

100k Minimum Cash Required

Join America's fastest growing franchise in the private education industry. The private education market is continually growing and we want to help you find your success in this expanding market! Tutoring Club is building a...

50k 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

At SYNERGY HomeCare, our “Care for Everyone” philosophy creates a unique value proposition for our franchisees and the families they serve. Since 2001, SYNERGY HomeCare has established itself as the nonmedical home care...

50k 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

1-800 WATER DAMAGE is a trusted property restoration company serving across the nation. With locations spanning from coast-to-coast, we help home and business owners return their property to its original condition while...

59k Minimum Cash Required

For entrepreneurs who want to make an impact through customized marketing solutions, there is really no better opportunity than Fully Promoted. We are a promotional marketing consulting company that specializes in...

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

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

Asian food franchises are an untapped niche in the fast-casual and QSR categories, due to the historic predominance of buffet and full-service restaurants. And today’s demand for casual dining and takeaway isn’t going...

150k Minimum Cash Required

Join the Fastest Growing Segment in Beauty. Deka Lash is evolving the beauty industry, combining an alluring and energetic vibe with a focus around ultimate customer satisfaction. This nationwide company is one of the...

80k 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

The Mathnasium Franchise is an excellent business opportunity in an important field with high demand. With a modest investment, our franchisees have the opportunity to seize a significant share of a billion dollar industry....

100k Minimum Cash Required

The Mathnasium Franchise is an excellent business opportunity in an important field with high demand. With a modest investment, our franchisees have the opportunity to seize a significant share of a billion dollar industry....

100k 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

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

No other lawn care franchise opportunity offers you the name brand recognition NaturaLawn® of America does with our exclusive and proprietary line of organic-based products, our marketing and public relations efforts, and...

50k Minimum Cash Required

Outside pest control service is booming! Join a well funded franchisor poised for rapid growth nationwide. Looking for people who want to own and operate their own business NOW! Low investment! Secure your territory and...

40k Minimum Cash Required
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