Realty World Inc.

At a Glance

Products & Services: Real estate

Number of Locations: 321

Total Investment: $54.5K - $227K

Founded: 1973

Began Franchising: 1973

Franchise Units

Year U.S. Canadian International Company Owned
2010 216 0 105 0
Where Seeking Franchisees: Franchisor is seeking new units internationally.
Direct Capital

Startup Costs, Ongoing Fees and Financing

Total Investment: $54,500 - $227,000
Franchise Fee: $12,500 - $50,000
Ongoing Royalty Fee: Varies
Term of Franchise Agreement: 7-20 years, renewable
Financial Requirements
Net Worth: $250,000
Liquid Cash Available: $50,000
Operations
10% of all franchisees own more than one unit. Number of employees needed to run franchised unit: 20. Absentee ownership of franchise is allowed. (95% of current franchisees are owner/operators).

How This Franchise Supports Franchisees

Training: Available at headquarters: 1 week.
Ongoing Support: Newsletter, Meetings, Toll-free phone line, Internet, Purchasing cooperatives
Marketing Support: Co-op advertising, Ad slicks, National media, Regional advertising,

Franchise Ranking History

Franchise 500®: #150 (2010),
America's Top Global: #118 (2010),