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2022 Franchise 500 Rank
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Initial investment
$42K - $73K
Units as of 2018
10 0.0% over 3 years

Company Overview

About Book by Owner

Founded
2003
Leadership
William Scott, CEO

Franchising Overview

Franchising Since
2009 (13 years)
# of employees at HQ
2
Where seeking

This company is seeking new franchisees throughout the US.

# of Units
10 (as of 2018)

Franchisor Information

Corporate Address
4816 Chippendale Dr.
Fort Collins, CO 80526

Information for Franchisees

Here’s what you need to know if you’re interested in opening a Book by Owner franchise.

Financial Requirements & Ongoing Fees

Here’s what you can expect to spend to start the business and what ongoing fees the franchisor charges throughout the life of the business.

Initial Franchise Fee
$30,000 - $45,000
Initial Investment
$42,250 - $72,500
Royalty Fee
6%
Term of Agreement
10 years
Is franchise term renewable?
Yes

Financing Options

Some franchisors offer in-house financing, while others have relationships with third-party financing sources to which they refer qualified franchisees.

In-House Financing
Book by Owner offers in-house financing to cover the following: franchise fee

Training & Support Offered

Franchisors offer initial training programs and a variety of ongoing support options to help franchisees run their businesses.

On-The-Job Training
8 hours
Classroom Training
33 hours
Additional Training
At existing franchise location
Ongoing Support
Newsletter
Meetings & Conventions
Online Support
Security & Safety Procedures
Field Operations
Proprietary Software
Marketing Support
Ad Templates
Website Development
Email Marketing

Operations

Additional details about running this franchise.

Is absentee ownership allowed?
No
Can this franchise be run from home/mobile unit?
Yes
Can this franchise be run part time?
No
# of employees required to run
3
Are exclusive territories available?
Yes

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Updated: February 8th, 2021