Frequently Asked Questions about Franchising

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Why buy a business broker franchise?

Franchising means you are in business for yourself but never by yourself. We Sell Restaurants has already done the heavy lifting by testing the process, development, marketing and methods.

New franchisees take advantage of our in depth training and hit the ground running rather than learning on the job through trial and error.

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Do I need an office space?

The We Sell Restaurants franchise model does not require a costly office lease or build out. A home office equipped with a strong internet connection is a key reason we are known in the industry as "the restaurant business with banker's hours." You can work from home.

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How do I get started?

We’d love to have you join our team! You’ll be part of a group of individuals who share your entrepreneurial spirit.

Joining the We Sell Restaurants team gives you the great opportunity to own your own business- but not just any business: an established business brokerage brand with a proven operating system already in place.

It’s easy to get started. Your first step is to complete the Application for Additional Information.

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How long does it take?

While every case is different, the typical length of time between the time you sign the Franchise Agreement and opening your practice can be as short as 30 - 45 days.

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What is an FDD & how do I get one?

The Franchise Disclosure Document (FDD) describes in detail how the We Sell Restaurants franchise relationship operates. It will also contain franchisee contact information so that you can contact our owners to get the information needed for your research. Once you complete an Application for Additional Information, we will forward it to you.

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Is financing available?

We work with companies that help secure financing for new franchisees. These include unsecured lines of credit and ROBS ROBS (Rollovers for Business Start-ups). What are ROBS? With a ROBS plan, you withdraw money from your 401(k) or other tax-advantaged retirement fund to finance your new business venture.

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Is my territory available?

The We Sell Restaurants business broker franchise is available in many areas nationwide. Completing an Application for Additional Information is the first step in the process in learning about these opportunities. anager.

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Will there be training?

All of our new franchisees attend a four week training course held both remotely and in person at our training center. Once training is complete, on-going support comes in many forms, including mastermind calls, e-learning training courses, a weekly newsletter and much more.

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How much is the franchise fee?

The initial franchise fee for a single area is $40,000.

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How much are the royalty and advertising fees?

The Royalty fee is 15% of commissions earned and there is an additional website and marketing fee of $750 per month per franchise territory.