Pillar To Post Home Inspectors

Pillar To Post Home Inspectors

Home inspections
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2021 Franchise 500 Rank
#246 Ranked #171 last year
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Initial investment
$40K - $50K
Units as of 2021
555 3.3% over 3 years

Company Overview

Pillar to Post, a professional home inspection franchise, was started in 1994 and began offering franchises in both the U.S. and Canada that same year. Today, the company has grown over 500 franchises throughout North America.

About Pillar To Post Home Inspectors

Industry
Services (Other)
Related Categories
Home Inspections
Founded
1994
Leadership
Dan Steward, President & CEO
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About Pillar To Post Inspectors

Founded in 1994, Pillar To Post is North America’s largest and fastest-growing professional home inspection franchise. Ranked #1 in category for the past 5years, today the company has grown to over 550 franchises across the US and Canada. Own your own business with a Pillar To Post Home Inspectors franchise!

What Pillar To Post offers you

  • Financial Freedom
  • Flexibility in schedule
  • Control of your work/life balance
  • Control over your future

We want to talk to you if you:

  • Enjoy empowering people to make better decisions to improve their lives
  • Have an incredibly positive outlook on life
  • Are a real ‘people person’
  • Want to be in control of your time and financial future
  • Want to be in business for yourself, and not by yourself

Industry Recognition for Pillar To Post

  • Ranked #1 Home Inspection company by Entrepreneur every year for the last 5 years
  • Top Low Cost franchise for the last 15 years.
  • Entrepreneur Magazine ‘Fastest Growing Franchise’ winner for past 5 years.

Franchise Training and Support

  • No technical experience required – our training program will provide that for you
  • Hands-on and in-market training to give you confidence in your abilities and help you to be seen as the expert in your field
  • A dedicated Start Up Director to coach you through the launch and operations for the first 9 - 12 months of your business

The Pillar To Post Quick Difference

  • Pillar To Post Home Inspectors is the largest, and fastest-growing home inspection company in North America
  • We have the greatest market coverage in North America with over 550 franchises in 49 states and 9 provinces.
  • You can benefit from the lowest franchise fee and initial investment in the industry.
  • #1 Brand Recognition among North America’s busiest residential realtors with such brands as RE/MAX, Keller Williams, and more.
  • We provide industry leading training and start up programs that get our franchisees trained, licensed and making money sooner.
  • We have proven national and local marketing programs to drive business and book inspections
  • 23 years of successful business launches and hundreds of prosperous franchises
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Franchising Overview

Franchising Since
1994 (27 years)
# of employees at HQ
40
Where seeking

This company is seeking new franchisees in the following US states: Alaska, Alabama, Arkansas, Arizona, California, Colorado, Connecticut, District of Columbia, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Iowa, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Maryland, Maine, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Mississippi, Montana, North Carolina, North Dakota, Nebraska, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, Nevada, New York, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia, Vermont, Washington, Wisconsin, West Virginia, Wyoming

# of Units
555 (as of 2021)

Franchisor Information

Corporate Address
14502 N. Dale Mabry Hwy., #200
Tampa, FL 33618

Information for Franchisees

Here’s what you need to know if you’re interested in opening a Pillar To Post Home Inspectors 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
$24,500
Initial Investment
$40,445 - $49,645
Cash Requirement
$24,500
Veteran Incentives
20% off franchise fee
Royalty Fee
7%
Ad Royalty Fee
4%
Term of Agreement
5 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
Pillar To Post Home Inspectors offers in-house financing to cover the following: franchise fee
Third Party Financing
Pillar To Post Home Inspectors has relationships with third-party sources which offer financing to cover the following: startup costs, equipment

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
290.5 hours
Ongoing Support
Purchasing Co-ops
Newsletter
Meetings & Conventions
Toll-Free Line
Grand Opening
Online Support
Security & Safety Procedures
Field Operations
Proprietary Software
Franchisee Intranet Platform
Marketing Support
Co-op Advertising
Ad Templates
National Media
Regional Advertising
Marketing Planning & Support
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?
No

Franchise 500 Ranking History

Compare where Pillar To Post Home Inspectors landed on this year’s Franchise 500 Ranking versus previous years.

Additional Rankings

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Ranked #246

Franchise 500 Ranking

Ranked #183

Top Global Franchises

Ranked #9

Top Franchises for Veterans

Ranked #20

Top Franchises for Less Than $50,000

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Updated: February 8th, 2021