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2021 Franchise 500 Rank
#394 Not ranked last year
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Initial investment
$64K - $86K
Units as of 2020
63 0.0% over 3 years

Company Overview

About Our Town America

Related Categories
Advertising Services
Founded
1972
Leadership
Michael Plummer Jr., CEO/President

Franchising Overview

Franchising Since
2004 (17 years)
# of employees at HQ
41
Where seeking

This company is seeking new franchisees throughout the US.

# of Units
63 (as of 2020)

Franchisor Information

Corporate Address
13900 U.S. Hwy. 19 N.
Clearwater, FL 33764

Information for Franchisees

Here’s what you need to know if you’re interested in opening a Our Town America 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
$47,500
Initial Investment
$63,840 - $86,250
Net Worth Requirement
$160,000
Cash Requirement
$70,000
Veteran Incentives
$10,000 off franchise fee
Royalty Fee
5%
Ad Royalty Fee
to 1%
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.

Third Party Financing
Our Town America has relationships with third-party sources which offer 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
40 hours
Classroom Training
40 hours
Additional Training
At designated location
Ongoing Support
Purchasing Co-ops
Newsletter
Meetings & Conventions
Grand Opening
Online Support
Security & Safety Procedures
Field Operations
Site Selection
Proprietary Software
Franchisee Intranet Platform
Marketing Support
Co-op Advertising
Ad Templates
National Media
Regional Advertising
Social Media
SEO
Website Development
Email Marketing
Loyalty Program/App

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
1
Are exclusive territories available?
Yes

Franchise 500 Ranking History

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Additional Rankings

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Ranked #394

Franchise 500 Ranking

Ranked #70

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Updated: February 8th, 2021