When considering potential franchisees, what traits do franchisors look for? Well many of the qualities will vary according to the specifics of each franchise industry. For example, an estate agency franchise might require excellent sales skills; an automotive repair franchise might require certain mechanical abilities; a beauty salon franchise might require creative and customer satisfaction skills.” Beyond the industry-specific traits, […]

Here are the main provisions covered in most franchise agreements. It’s important to know what to expect before looking at contracts so that you can make an informed decision about whether to accept a franchisor’s terms. Franchise contracts are legally binding, so be sure that you can abide by the terms before signing. Franchise Territory and Boundaries Each franchise location […]

House prices have been a fascination with homeowners ever since more people were able to purchase their own property during the 1980s. Since Margaret Thatcher gave everyone the choice to buy their council house, people have seen them more than just a place to live, sleep and eat; they’re now a solid investment. Of course, as with all investments, there’s […]

Buying a franchise is a life-changing experience. An intelligently designed and executed franchise model such as HomeXperts can be an exceptional method of expansion, but franchise systems that are poorly designed or not well managed are to be avoided. Below are the best reasons to consider investing in a franchise. Many entrepreneurs have the skills to run an existing successful […]

Landlords have a tough time as it is. As well as having to manage their property portfolio, they also have to ensure maintenance is up to scratch, handle enquiries from their tenants and importantly, ensure they have enough people in their properties so they can make money. While online systems aren’t going away, using a letting agent can help massively. […]

The property market may be challenging at the moment, but this is leading to plenty of opportunities for landlords to cash in on their investments.  Whether you are a property investor growing your portfolio or a first-time landlord with one property to rent, a good Lettings Agent can save you time, money and take the stress away from your transactions. […]