Murphy Business & Financial Corp. LLC

At a Glance

Products & Services: Business and franchise brokerage, commercial real estate

Number of Locations: 181

Total Investment: $54.5K - $113.6K

Founded: 1994

Began Franchising: 2006

About Murphy Business & Financial Corp. LLC

After a successful career in publishing, direct mail and consulting, Roger Murphy relocated to Florida in 1994 and started Murphy Business & Financial Services to offer assistance with listing, marketing and selling local businesses. He opened thirty branch offices in Florida between 1994 and 2006, when he was approached by Tom Miller about franchising the business. Murphy Business & Financial franchises offer business brokerage services, mergers and acquisitions, franchise sales, commercial real estate, business valuation, consulting and machinery and equipment services.

Franchise Units

Year U.S. Canadian International Company Owned
2015 170 10 0 1
2014 158 9 0 1
2013 145 5 0 0
2012 141 5 0 1
2011 126 6 0 0
Where Seeking Franchisees: Franchisor is seeking new franchise units in the following states:
Alaska, Alabama, Arkansas, Arizona, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Iowa, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Maryland, Maine, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Mississippi, Montana, Midwest, Nebraska, North Carolina, North Dakota, Northeast, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, Nevada, New York, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South, South Carolina, South Dakota, Southeast, Southwest, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia, Vermont, West, Washington, Wisconsin, West Virginia, Wyoming.
Franchisor is seeking new units in Canada.

Startup Costs, Ongoing Fees and Financing

Total Investment: $54,450 - $113,600
Franchise Fee: $35,000 - $50,000
Ongoing Royalty Fee: 10%
Term of Franchise Agreement: 10 years, renewable
Veteran Incentives: $5,000 off franchise fee
Financial Requirements
Net Worth: $50,000
Liquid Cash Available: $27,000 - $50,000
Franchise can be run from home. Absentee ownership of franchise is NOT allowed..
Financing Type In-House Third Party
Franchise Fee
Startup Costs
Accounts Receivable

Franchise Ranking History

Franchise 500®: #477 (2013), #428 (2012), #219 (2011),
Low-Cost: #91 (2013),
Top New: #9 (2011),
America's Top Global: #171 (2011),