Franchise Fundamentals Potsdam NY

A residential construction-related franchise in Potsdam can be a great investment — for the right firm or manager. However, the price remodelers have to pay is more than just the purchase cost — it includes significant capital to buy the territory and set up the franchise as well as payment of royalties over the duration of the partnership.

Local Companies

Erie Boulevard Hydropower Lp
(315) 267-1024
184 Elm St
Potsdam, NY
Americana Services
(917) 339-0024
43 W 38th St
New York, NY
M T Romero Business
(212) 678-2300
708 W 117th St
New York, NY
Thompson Health
(585) 396-6690
350 Parrish St
Canandaigua, NY
Inwood Canteen Corp
(516) 328-0101
251 Jericho Tpke # 57B
Floral Park, NY
St Lawrence Nysarc Inc
(315) 265-4270
2 State St
Potsdam, NY
St Lawrence Nysarc Inc
(315) 265-3961
66 Lower Pine St
Potsdam, NY
Premier Hr Solutions Group
(585) 295-2075
515 Lee Rd
Rochester, NY
Presentation Services
(212) 945-9781
102 N End Ave
New York, NY
Salomon Smith Barney
(845) 294-4360
25 Main St Ste 1
Goshen, NY

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Source: REMODELING Magazine
Publication date: March 1, 2005

By Nina Patel

A residential construction-related franchise can be a great investment — for the right firm or manager. However, the price remodelers have to pay is more than just the purchase cost — it includes significant capital to buy the territory and set up the franchise as well as payment of royalties over the duration of the partnership.

But even more of a concern for remodelers is the loss of autonomy over their business. Remodelers who enter a franchise agreement must be willing to restrain the self-reliant entrepreneurial spirit they called on to start up and run their company.

Some franchisors compare the process of finding, evaluating, and joining a franchise to the process of dating, engagement, and marriage — with the franchise contract as a pre-nuptial agreement that spells out the responsibilities of both parties.

Indeed, the back and forth can be both fun and frightening, and the future not always clear. Fortunately, there are questions to ask and answer and processes to follow to make finding “the one” all the more successful.

Why Buy?

Buying a franchise has many benefits. A franchisor provides a sophisticated analysis of the market for their product or service, proven systems, peer and company support, buying power, and upped resale value.

For construction industry novices, a franchise offers a map to success.

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