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:

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

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

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

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

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...

200k 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

The Hitting Academy is one of the most state of the art, Indoor Baseball & Softball Training Facilities in the Country. Our ‘System’ is designed to train baseball and softball players while utilizing the most advanced...

40k 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

Ready to join the PostNet franchise family? The premier printing, marketing and shipping solutions franchise specializes in helping small businesses thrive around the world. Become a meaningful part of your community with...

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

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

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

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...

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

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

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...

70k Minimum Cash Required

Business Brokerage as a Viable Business Opportunity in Today’s Economy: As baby boomers retire, they are looking to sell their businesses to establish a livable nest egg. As a result, there is an approaching flood of baby...

100k 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

Sandbox VR centers offer a cutting edge, free roaming, group virtual reality experience combined with a unique digital demand generation platform to bring customers to the door. Our game development studio supplies an...

250k 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

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
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