What kinds of businesses are most interesting to buyers now?
Using data from millions of business buyers, we use the tools of data science to spot trends in the growth of small businesses that might spark your interest.
These franchises have received the most inquiries among thousands of prospective buyers in the last month.
Healthy YOU Vending
AMZ Dynasty - Ecommerce Store
CRAVE Hot Dogs and Barbecue
Commercial Capital Training Group
Legacy Business Brokers
Blue Coast Savings Consultants
These concepts have shown the most growth in inquiries in the last 90 days compared to the same period last year.
Live Hydration Spa
HomeWell Care Services
810 Billiards & Bowling
Monster Tree Service
- Be My Own Boss 86.5%
- Income Potential 68.4%
- Lifestyle Rewards 50.4%
- Side Business to Supplement Income 47.6%
- Tired of Climbing the Corporate Ladder 33.5%
Business Buyer Motivations
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In a monthly survey, 66.4% of prospects for business or franchise ownership in June either agreed or strongly agreed with the statement "now is a good time to start a business."
Small Business Startup Sentiment IndexTM (SSI) Shows Increasing Confidence
|Funding or access to credit||68.5%||66.7%|
|Tax law changes||12.4%||5.7%|
Funding remains the biggest barrier to startup.
Most Active Franchise Categories
These categories of businesses have received the most inquiries in the last 90 days compared to the same period one year ago.
- Home Services 11.5%
- Business Services 7.07%
- Home-Based 6.74%
- Business Opportunities 5.71%
- Mobile 5.66%
- Low Cost 5.33%
- Financial Services 4.63%
- Veteran's 4.31%
- Retail 3.79%
These categories of businesses have received the greatest increase in inquiries in the recent 30 days compared to the same period last year.