Franchise Fundamentals Schenectady NY

A residential construction-related franchise in Schenectady 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

Macopyan Hall Management NV, Inc
518-232-1044
443 whitehall
Albany, NY
Northern Merchant Services
(518) 355-4750
3272 E Lydius St
Schenectady, NY
Moore Research Center of Moore Business Forms & Sys
(716) 773-0300
300 Lang Blvd
Grand Island, NY
N Y City of
(212) 639-9675

New York, NY
International Professional Services Incorporated
(585) 935-5201

Rochester, NY
Archer Brown Corp
(518) 439-9189
159 Delaware Ave Ste 126
Delmar, NY
Professional Services Group Inc
(518) 377-7543
Anthony
Schenectady, NY
Pricewaterhousecoopers Llp
(585) 263-7200
1 Bausch and Lomb Pl
Rochester, NY
S A G Consulting
(516) 823-3001
115 S Corona Ave
Valley Stream, NY
Chesapeake Appalachia Llc
(607) 569-2999
8478 State Route 54
Hammondsport, 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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