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America's Best Franchises features, for your perusal, a variety of the best master franchises to own in 2018.

A Master Franchise agreement gives you the exclusive right to own a large territory and sub-franchise within that territory. A major benefit to owning a master franchise is that you keep a share of the royalties and initial franchise fees of all the sub-franchisees within your master territory.

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PUR LIFE Medical Franchise

PUR LIFE Medical

Low risk, low overhead and low start up costs, make PUR LIFE Medical a must see in the wellness space.

Cash Required: $50,000

STEM For Kids

STEM For Kids

STEM for Kids® is one of the best low-cost kids franchises available.

Cash Required: $50,000

Ellie Mental Health Franchise

Ellie Mental Health

Ellie franchise owners benefit from multiple revenue services including therapy, medication management and more. If you are a licensed therapist a semi-absentee, executive business model is available.

Cash Required: $50,000

Hand and Stone Massage

Hand & Stone Massage & Facial Spa

Hand and Stone Massage and Facial Spa offers a revolutionary membership business model that makes massage affordable and convenient.

Cash Required: $150,000

Le Macaron French Pastries

Le Macaron

Whether it is a modern café, kiosk or movable cart, Le Macaron will adapt to a variety of high foot traffic shopping, dining, or tourist areas.

Cash Required: $75,000

CycleBar Franchise

CYCLEBAR

CycleBar is the largest network of Premium Indoor Cycle Studios in the world with territorial availability across most major markets and states in the US as well as international territories.

Cash Required: $150,000

Mighty Dog Roofing Franchise

Mighty Dog Roofing

For over 20 years, Mighty Dog Roofing has been providing high quality roofing services across the country.

Cash Required: $100,000

Fyzical Therapy Centers Franchise

FYZICAL Therapy Centers

Why should you invest in a FYZICAL Therapy Center Franchise? There are lots of great reasons but first and foremost it’s Profitability.

Cash Required: $100,000

Grease Monkey Franchise

Grease Monkey

With over 35 years of franchising experience, Grease Monkey International, Inc. has over 300 centers throughout the World.

Cash Required: $60,000

Totally Nutz

Totally Nutz

Totally Nutz franchise owners use both carts and kiosks at sports stadiums, convention centers, shopping malls and more to sell fresh roasted nuts.

Cash Required: $57,500

SpeeDee Oil Change Franchise

SpeeDee Oil Change

SpeeDee is one of the fastest-growing oil change and automotive service brands in the nation.

Cash Required: $150,000

Abbott's Frozen Custard

Abbott’s Frozen Custard

Be the first in your community to start an Abbott’s Frozen Custard franchise.  Learn from the best and be the best in the $8 billion U.S. frozen dessert industry.

Cash Required: $120,000

Schooley Mitchell

Schooley Mitchell

Schooley Mitchell Telecom Consultants is the #1 Business Consulting Franchise in North America.

Cash Required: $50,000

Chick'nCone Food Franchise

Chick’nCone

Chick’nCone is a unique fast food franchise concept that is rapidly expanding into new markets around the world.

Cash Required: $45,000

Russo's Pizzeria Franchise

Russo’s New York Pizzeria

Our Item 19 Financial Performance boasts company-owned NYP Restaurants average sales of $972,891 with average food costs of 20.7% and 18.2% average net income.

Cash Required: $200,000

Teriyaki Madness

Teriyaki Madness

Teriyaki Madness is the next big Asian Fast Casual franchise. We offer a 10 year proven franchise model.

Cash Required: $100,000

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Pigtails & Crewcuts

Pigtails & Crewcuts offers a low cost, children’s hair salon targeting 11.5 million customers.

Cash Required: $150,000

Spavia Day Spa Franchise For Sale

Spavia Day Spa

Spavia Day Spa franchise owners experience unparalleled personal and financial growth with their proven membership model.

Cash Required: $120,000

Rush Bowls

Rush Bowls

QSR Magazine names Rush Bowls in “The 40/40 List for 2021: America’s Hottest Startup Fast Casuals”

Cash Required: $75,000

Papa Murphy's Pizza Franchise

Papa Murphy’s

Join the 5th largest pizza franchise chain in America.

Cash Required: $125,000

SixPixelsStudios Franchise

Six Pixels Studios

Six Pixels offers STEAM learning through hands on creativity using storytelling, movie making and photography.

Cash Required: $20,000

Renew Crew Franchise

RENEW CREW

Renew Crew is a premier outdoor living franchise with a superior pressure washing product and service.

Cash Required: $30,000

ActionCOACH Franchise Go Big Region

ActionCOACH Business Coaching – IN, MN, OH, WI

Build a scalable, profitable, and impactful business coaching practice or firm. Team up with a world-class community of over 1,000 former CEO’s, executives, and more.

Cash Required: $50,000

Little Medical School Franchise

Little Medical School

In only 5 years, the Little Medical School has grown to a global franchise system with approximately 37 franchisees, with the vast majority in the United States, while operating in over 15 countries worldwide.

Cash Required: $50,000

Mister Sparky Electric Franchise

Mister Sparky Electric

Mister Sparky offers a national brand, increased buying power, a constantly-updated marketing toolbox, and a fully integrated system of processes and technologies.

Cash Required: $50,000

Zoom Room Franchise

ZOOM ROOM

The Zoom Room dog training franchise sets itself apart from all of the other pet training brands.

Cash Required: $125,000

Kitchen Solvers Remodeling Franchise

Kitchen Solvers

Invest in a Kitchen Solvers franchise and immediately benefit from a history of 38 years and a proven system with comprehensive support from day one.

Cash Required: $30,000

Wing It On! Chicken Wing Franchise

Wing It On!

Welcome to the Wing Joint for Wing Nuts!  Wing It On! is about BETTER WINGS, BETTER SANDWICHES, and A BETTER CHICKEN CONCEPT, PERIOD. A social distancing brand.

Cash Required: $70,000

Eight Turn Crepe Franchise

Eight Turn Crepe

The Eight Turn Crepe Japanese food franchise concept is in high demand globally. Join our family.

Cash Required: $75,000

Family Financial Centers

Family Financial Centers

Three available franchise models to choose from. A Teller-less Check Cashing Kiosk requires a Total Investment of just $95,000!

Cash Required: $50,000

Perkins Restaurant & Bakery Franchise

Perkins Restaurant & Bakery

There aren’t many all-day breakfast franchises that can compete with Perkins. Our competitive business model is the best of the best in franchising.

Cash Required: $500,000

Combo Kitchen Franchise

Combo Kitchen

Ghost kitchens, also known as cloud kitchens, are professional food preparation and cooking facilities without dining areas to facilitate to-go orders and deliveries. 

Cash Required: $60,000

Club Z! Tutoring

Club Z! Tutoring

Club Z! is the world’s Premier In-Home and Online Tutoring Service. A Entrepreneur Franchise 500 company since 2016.

Cash Required: $40,000

Hounds Town USA

Hounds Town USA

Average store revenue $660,127 and we offer an owner -operator model as well as Semi-Absentee ownership.

Cash Required: $75,000

Runningboards Marketing Franchise

Runningboards Marketing

Digital Mobile Billboard Trucks. Runningboards Marketing franchise is a simple, fast start-up, low cost, home based business.

Cash Required: $50,000

Maid Right

Maid Right

The Maid Right Master franchise opportunity is an Executive business model with multiple revenue streams, no receivables, few employees and easy to operate.

Cash Required: $36,875

LaVida Massage

LaVida Massage

Our membership based business model is designed to appeal to every family member generating a reliable monthly recurring source of revenue.

Cash Required: $150,000

Miller's Famous Sandwiches Franchise

Miller’s Famous Sandwiches

Remarkably, Miller’s cooks 12,000 pounds (that’s 6 tons) of its signature slow roasted roast beef each month and sells over 8,000 sandwiches each week.

Cash Required: $150,000

Surface Experts Franchising

Surface Experts

Surface Experts is a great, low cost, surface repair opportunity that is an executive led business model.

Cash Required: $75,000

NerdsToGo Franchise

NerdsToGo

The NerdsToGo, executive model, franchise is primed for expansion throughout the United States. We service computers, phones, tablets and all Apple products.

Cash Required: $80,000

British Swim School

British Swim School

British Swim School franchise is a little business with a BIG PROFIT!

Cash Required: $100,000

Bridge Internet Business Opportunity

Bridge Internet

Join the Bridge Internet Passive Franchise Program today. Bridge Internet delivers high speed internet where it’s never been before.

Cash Required: $200,000

Pronto Wash Franchise

ProntoWash

ProntoWash is the largest mobile car-wash franchise in the world. The pioneers in waterless car washing.

Cash Required: $50,000

Smokin' Oak Franchise

Smokin’ Oak Wood-Fired Pizza

Four great models to choose from including a Mobile Food Trailer, Takeout & Delivery Only, Core Restaurant and a Core Restaurant and TAPROOM.

Cash Required: $125,000

4ever Young Franchise

4Ever Young

Start a 4Ever Young franchise and partner with one of the top Anti-Aging and Wellness Brands.

Cash Required: $100,000

Hello Garage Renovation Franchise

Hello Garage

Hello Garage is a proven model that has been adapted to the garage renovation space and is already achieving great success. Take a shot….consider Hello Garage today!

Cash Required: $75,000

American Family Care Franchise

American Family Care

Provide exceptional Urgent Care by owning and managing one of the largest urgent care centers in the U.S.

Cash Required: $450,000

Aussie Pet Mobile

Aussie Pet Mobile

Aussie Pet Mobile franchise is one of the top mobile pet grooming businesses in America. A true home based business with the best of the best in training.

Cash Required: $100,000

Cold Stone Creamery

Cold Stone Creamery

For more than 25 years, Cold Stone Creamery has been one of the most talked about ice cream franchises in the world.

Cash Required: $100,000

DonutNV Franchise

DonutNV

Start a DonutNV mobile food truck franchise in your community.  You can operate your business full or part-time and get started in as little as 60 days.

Cash Required: $10,000

Fitness 1440

Fitness 1440

Custom-sized fitness clubs for a fraction of the cost of many big-box brands. Extensive ongoing training, site selection assistance and we operate at 40%-50% less payroll than most clubs.

Cash Required: $150,000

Strickland Brothers 10 Minute Oil Change Franchise

Strickland Brothers 10 Minute Oil Change

Strickland Brothers 10 Minute Oil Change Top Performers Unit Volume averages 71 vehicles daily and 53.8 oil changes per day with $1,000,000+ in gross sales.

Cash Required: $50,000

Vitality Bowls Franchise

Vitality Bowls

#1 AÇAÍ BOWL IN THE USA! Our product is simply the best. Why Vitality Bowls Vitality Bowls is an 800 – 1,500 sq. ft. Superfood Café focused on delivering top quality…

Cash Required: $100,000

Kwench Juice Cafe Franchise

Kwench Juice Cafe

Kwench Juice Cafe is a premier juice and health food concept rapidly growing throughout the United States.

Cash Required: $50,000

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Hommati

We are opening a franchise every 7 days!  Territories are going fast.

Cash Required: $50,000

Closets & Storage Concepts

Closet & Storage Concepts

For more than 30 years, Closet & Storage Concepts has been creating custom closet designs, manufacturing, and installing custom closet solutions for closet storage and more.

Cash Required: $85,000

Legato Living Franchise

Legato Living

Legato Living is a TRUE HOME BASED MODEL and the only residential assisted living franchise for memory care.

Cash Required: $50,000

The Now Massage Boutique Franchise

The NOW Massage Boutique

Since our first foray into the world of franchising began a year ago, The NOW has been growing and gaining new territories all over the country.

Cash Required: $150,000

Executive Home Care Franchise

Executive Home Care

The Executive Care business model is built on multiple revenue streams for long term franchisee success.

Cash Required: $100,000

BodyBrite Franchise

BodyBrite

Join the BodyBrite family of MedSpa Boutiques with easy financial entry and multiple revenue streams.

Cash Required: $50,000

Clean Eatz Franchise

Clean Eatz

Clean Eatz is a one of a kind lifestyle brand that provides customers with multiple options to pursue their healthy lifestyle goals.

Cash Required: $90,000

My Salon Suite

My Salon Suite

This is a proven business model. You will become the property manager of your own SALON SUITES for beauty professionals.

Cash Required: $200,000

Philly Pretzel Factory

Philly Pretzel Factory

Did you know 45% of Philly Pretzel Factory franchise owners own multiple stores! The reason for that is PROVEN GROWTH, solid support and a model that is simple and easy to run.

Cash Required: $100,000

360˚ Painting Franchise

360° Painting

If you are looking for a true partner in a home based, essential services brand look no further than 360° painting.  Home improvement, remodeling, redecorating is a booming industry.

Cash Required: $60,000

Wings Etc. Grill & Pub

Wings Etc. Grill & Pub

Wings Etc. offers a sports-themed, full service restaurant franchise with high potential profits and fast start-up.

Cash Required: $200,000

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