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Newton Fallowell  image Estate agency franchise
Location: Stafford
Investment: £100,000

We are pleased to offer this excellent opportunity to purchase a Newton Fallowell Goodchilds franchise in the West Midlands area. This is a fantastic opportunity to take on a well-established and well-run company that is part of a strong network of businesses.

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Preparing your franchise for sale

Failure to prepare your franchise business for sale can affect your ability to sell it; it can affect the price you achieve and can also affect the ability of the potential buyer to raise the finance they may need. Franchise Finance can help ensure this does not happen.

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Why we bought a franchise resale

Franchisee returns to his caring roots with territory resale

When Mike Keig decided to look for a new challenge, home care wasn’t a sector he was considering as his background for the past 20 years had been the engineering and manufacturing industry. But after speaking with a current Home Instead franchisee looking to sell their business, Mike soon realised it was the opportunity for him. And it brought him full circle in his life, as many years before his Mum had run a care home. Read on to see how Mike Keigh, Home Instead franchisee for Weston-Super-Mare, returned to his caring roots to take a territory resale to a £1m turnover.

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Merry Maids of Wigan is ready to grow!

Patricia Malley of the Merry Maid franchise is Wigan is looking to take early retirement and is looking for the ideal candidate to continue the franchise. While offering to support the new owners, Patricia wants to take a step back and allow a new franchisee to help this opportunity grow. Read on to learn more about this opportunity...

Why buy a franchise resale?

You don't always have to start a franchise from scratch; many franchisees are looking to sell their existing franchise. As well as the traditional benefits of franchising, a resale will usually have additional ones such as an existing client base, established presence and revenue from day one. There are many reasons why existing franchises are for sale:

  • The franchisee could be very successful and wants to sell a profitable business - this was their exit strategy from the start
  • The franchisee is retiring
  • The franchisee has realised that the business is not for them
  • The franchisee has other business concerns to concentrate on
  • The franchisee may be relocating
  • The franchisee may need to sell due to ill health

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CHRIS ROBERTS - FRANCHISE FINANCE

CHRIS ROBERTS

Chris is a highly experienced business consultant with a successful track record in banking, creating business plans and delivering financial training. Chris and the team at Franchise Finance support franchisees looking to prepare their franchise for resale and can give advice on valuation and how to maximise the sale value of your business. They are also able to assist the incoming franchisee by helping them arrange the finance needed for buying the business.

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Johnny Sellyn - whichfranchise.com

Johnny Sellyn - whichfranchise.com

Recognised as one of the leading experts in franchising, and is the Managing Director of whichfranchise, Johnny has been actively involved in franchising for over 20 years. Johnny has a specific interest in franchise resales and helping franchisees in their exit planning. He is also able to assist those looking to buy a resale.

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Richard Holden - Lloyds Bank

Richard Holden

Richard Holden is Head of Franchising for Lloyds Bank. He has 32 years banking experience and has supported a wide range of businesses in the small business sector for many years. He is responsible for providing support to the Lloyds Bank Business Managers, assisting them in assessing proposals from prospective franchisees. He is also responsible for ensuring that the network of local business managers has up-to-date information on the franchise systems operating within the UK.

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Nick Williams - Ashtons Franchise

Nick Williams is an experienced national and international franchise development consultant, having worked in the UK franchise industry for over 15 years. Nick and his team of franchise specialists have over 35 years experience in assisting hundreds of business to expand and grow through franchising, including helping franchisors to develop a strategy for franchise resales, to assist in valuing, listing and selling established locations

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