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
Blue Coast Savings Consultants
Fit Body Boot Camp
Commercial Capital Training Group
Servpro Cleanup &' Restoration
These concepts have shown the most growth in inquiries in the last 90 days compared to the same period last year.
Miracle Method Bath &' Kitchen Refinishing
Eric's Ice Cream Factory
Monster Tree Service
- Be My Own Boss 86.1%
- Income Potential 62.8%
- Lifestyle Rewards 47.7%
- Side Business to Supplement Income 45.6%
- Tired of Climbing the Corporate Ladder 31.1%
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 11.6%
- Business Services 7.03%
- Home-Based 6.52%
- Mobile 5.75%
- Business Opportunities 5.53%
- Low Cost 5.3%
- Financial Services 4.84%
- Veteran's 4.32%
- Retail 3.65%
These categories of businesses have received the greatest increase in inquiries in the recent 30 days compared to the same period last year.
These franchises have become active only recently in our network.
Decorating Den Interiors
All Dry - Restoration and Cleanup
Reliable Facility Group
Prime IV Hydration
Fastest Labs Drug Testing
DreamMaker Bath and Kitchen
Mayweather Boxing + Fitness
ComForCare Home Care
ISI Elite Training