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2021 Franchise 500 Rank
N/R Not ranked last year
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Initial investment
$250K - $482K
Units as of 2021
94 4,600.0% over 3 years

Company Overview

About Row House

Related Categories
Fitness
Founded
2014
Parent Company
Xponenital Fitness LLC
Leadership
Anthony Geisler, CEO
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OWN A ROW HOUSE

Become a Pioneer in the Boutique Indoor Rowing Space

WHY OWN A ROW HOUSE?

Established in New York City in 2014, Row House was born from the idea that rowing is simply the most efficient, low-impact, high-energy, full-body workout for any fitness level that unites, inspires and drives people to dig a little deeper. With it's widespread & devoted national following, Row House is leading the market.

 

FIRST MOVER ADVANTAGE

With a proven concept in one of the most competitive markets, Row House has extensive market potential - be the first to bring Row House's unique workout to your local market!

EXTENSIVE SUPPORT

We believe extensive training drives your success - from lease negotiation to build out, recruitment to finance, and sales & marketing to sustainable business, you’ll be supported every step of the way!

EXECUTIVE MODEL

Our franchise model provides a completely scalable business, allowing you to determine your own success. Leverage development costs and national vendor relationships to launch your studio successfully.

INVESTMENT

Enjoy a low-cost entry, a recurring revenue model, truly exceptional EBITDA margins and the confidence in our team that has more than decades of experience in fitness franchising.

 

LEAD INDOOR ROWING IN YOUR COMMUNITY

Consumers are seeking more sustainable, lower-impact workout options that reduce the risk of injury but still delivers an effective workout.

In an industry traditionally built on competition within a class, Row House is different. We aren’t changing the experience, we’re creating a new one. One that brings everyone together, rowing in the same rhythm, the same flow and with the same energy.

 

Franchising Overview

Franchising Since
2017 (4 years)
# of employees at HQ
23
# of Units
94 (as of 2021)

Franchisor Information

Corporate Address
17877 Von Karman Ave.
Irvine, CA 92614

Information for Franchisees

Here’s what you need to know if you’re interested in opening a Row House 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
$60,000
Initial Investment
$249,500 - $481,800
Net Worth Requirement
$500,000
Cash Requirement
$100,000
Royalty Fee
7%
Ad Royalty Fee
2%
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
Row House has relationships with third-party sources which offer financing to cover the following: franchise fee, startup costs, equipment, inventory, accounts receivable, payroll

Training & Support Offered

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

Classroom Training
22 hours
Additional Training
Manager training
Ongoing Support
Purchasing Co-ops
Newsletter
Meetings & Conventions
Grand Opening
Online Support
Security & Safety Procedures
Lease Negotiation
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?
No
Can this franchise be run part time?
No
# of employees required to run
8
Are exclusive territories available?
Yes

Franchise 500 Ranking History

Compare where Row House landed on this year’s Franchise 500 Ranking versus previous years.

Additional Rankings

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Ranked #51

Fastest-Growing Franchises

Ranked #49

Top New Franchises

Ranked #44

Fastest-Growing Franchises (U.S. & Canada)

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Updated: February 8th, 2021