Christian Brothers Automotive Corp.

Christian Brothers Automotive Corp.

Christian Brothers Automotive Corp.
#266

Initial Investment

LOW: $403,100
HIGH: $474,600

Change in Units

+11.6% +17 UNITS (1 Year)
+23.8% +35 UNITS (3 Years)

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Company Profile

Founded

1982

Franchising Since

1996 (20 Years)

Corporate Address

17725 Katy Freeway, Suite 200 Houston, TX 77094

CEO

Mark Carr

About Christian Brothers Automotive Corp.

Mark Carr opened the first Christian Brothers Automotive shop in Houston, Texas, in 1982, and continues to oversee that original location. The company began franchising in 1996. Christian Brothers Automotive locations offer automotive maintenance and repair services.

Financials

Financial Requirements

Initial Investment

$403,100 - $474,600

Net-worth Requirement

$200,000

Liquid Cash Requirement

$75,000

Ongoing Fees

Initial Franchise Fee

$125,000

Ongoing Royalty Fee

Varies

Ad Royalty Fee

$3.5K/yr.

Financing Options

Christian Brothers Automotive Corp. has relationships with third-party sources which offer financing to cover the following: 
franchise fee, startup costs, equipment, inventory, accounts receivable, payroll

Veteran Incentives


$12,500 off initial franchise fee

Franchise 500® Rank History

Highest Rank: 226

Lowest Rank: 267

* Not all years were ranked

Units (Locations)

Where Seeking Franchisees:
Franchisor is seeking new franchise units throughout the U.S.

Operations & Franchisor Support

Training Onsite: 2 weeks

Training at headquarters: 3 weeks

Ongoing Support
Newsletter
Meetings
Grand Opening
Internet
Security
Field Operations

Marketing Support
National Media

Number of employees required to run: 8

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Updated: October 1st, 2015

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