Top Franchise Opportunities for 2014

Each year, Franchise Business Review surveys thousands of franchise owners across North America and publishes a ranking of today's top franchise opportunities based exclusively on owner satisfaction. The list below includes our featured award-winning franchises for 2014.

We researched hundreds of franchise companies to compile this ranking, and the franchise opportunities listed here have been rated among the very best franchises by their own franchisees - the real franchise experts!

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If you are considering buying a franchise, this list of top franchise opportunities is a great place to start. From each company's profile page, you can learn more about the opportunity, read about their investment requirements, and request free franchise information. We also have lots of information to assist you with your franchise research including advice on buying a franchise, tips on franchise financing, and many other resources for franchise buyers.

Franchise Name Industry Minimum Investment Profile Rank
Above Grade LevelEducation$50,000S49
ActionCOACHBusiness Services$61,250L18
AdvantaCleanHome Services$92,000L30
Amada Senior CareSenior Care$92,210
American Prosperity GroupFinance & Tax$85,000S28
ASP - America's Swimming Pool CompanyHome Services$49,200L26
Bin There Dump ThatServices$150,000M26
BrightStar CareSenior Care$93,277L19
Budget BlindsHome Services$50,000E13
CarePatrolSenior Care$58,000M34
Caring Senior ServiceSenior Care$58,035S19
Cash PlusFinance & Tax$198,200M20
CertaPro PaintersHome Services$129,000E09
Checkers & Rally'sFood & Beverage$165,000E21
Christian Brothers AutomotiveAutomotive$369,400L10
College Hunks Hauling JunkServices$100,000M47
East Coast Wings & GrillFood & Beverage$332,500S26
Expedia CruiseShipCentersTravel$102,000L31
FASTSIGNSBusiness Services$171,197E15
FirstLight HomeCareSenior Care$85,281L12
FocalPoint CoachingBusiness Services$49,950L02
Granite TransformationsHome Services$135,000M45
HandyPro Senior Modifications and Handyman ServiceHome Services$68,530M30
Happy and Healthy Products, Inc.Food & Beverage$45,000M13
Heaven's Best Carpet CleaningCleaning & Maintenance$28,900E06
Home Care AssistanceSenior Care$150,000M08
Home Instead Senior CareSenior Care$100,000E01
HomeVestors of AmericaReal Estate$42,300E33
Homewatch CareGiversSenior Care$83,750L14
Honest-1 Auto CareAutomotive$169,750S22
HouseMasterHome Services$60,350E38
InXpressBusiness Services$44,700M19
JumpBunchChild Services$28,200M06
MaidProCleaning & Maintenance$30,000L03
Mathnasium Learning CentersEducation$99,750E18
Murphy Business & FinancialBusiness Services$45,750L36
Nurse Next Door Home Care ServicesSenior Care$134,600M05
OMEX International, Inc.Cleaning & Maintenance$40,000S23
Our Town AmericaAdvertising & Sales$74,800S04
Oxi Fresh Carpet CleaningCleaning & Maintenance$33,495L38
Padgett Business ServicesFinance & Tax$99,830E42
Paul Davis Emergency ServicesServices$40,784L35
Paul Davis RestorationServices$179,464L35
Pillar To Post Home InspectorsHome Services$30,900E37
Pinot's PaletteSports & Recreation$74,700S13
Precision Concrete CuttingServices$135,000S01
Qualicare Family HomecareSenior Care$73,600S03
Sandler TrainingBusiness Services$82,150L06
ShelfGenieHome Services$70,100L46
Signal 88 SecurityServices$85,000E27
Sky Zone Indoor Trampoline ParkSports & Recreation$811,000S33
Snap-on ToolsAutomotive$30,164E23
Snip-ItsHealth & Beauty$120,300M36
Stay at HomeSenior Care$65,900S18
Surface Specialists SystemsHome Services$46,000S08
Synergy HomeCareSenior Care$59,025L24
Tax Centers of AmericaFinance & Tax$15,000L42
Taziki's CafeFood & Beverage$410,000S24
The Glass GuruHome Services$27,190M37
The Goddard SchoolEducation$701,400E24
The Little GymChild Services$200,000L28
The MaidsCleaning & Maintenance$95,645L37
Two Men and a TruckServices$163,000L09
U.S. LawnsServices$48,500E30
UnishippersBusiness Services$55,000E39
Viamark AdvertisingAdvertising & Sales$37,000S44
Visiting AngelsSenior Care$62,935E08
Weed ManServices$40,000E04
Wild Birds UnlimitedRetail$104,162E07
Window GenieServices$89,000L05
WOW 1 DAY PAINTINGHome Services$94,150S07
Zinga! Frozen YogurtFood & Beverage$267,000S30
Zoup!Food & Beverage$327,500M22
101 MobilitySenior Care$110,000M28

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