Answers to common questions about opening an Estate Love franchise
Below are the answers to the most commonly asked questions about the Estate Love franchise opportunity. If you have additional questions or want to explore our opportunity in greater detail, fill out an inquiry form on this web site and begin a conversation. We can’t wait to learn more about you!
What is Estate Love?
Estate Love is ready to disrupt the estate sales industry for good. For too long, the estate sales industry has been stuck in the past, with outdated technology, marketing, and poor customer service. Estate Love is ready to shake things up. Founded in 2020 by an industry veteran with over a decade of experience in running one of the most successful estate sale companies in the Midwest, Estate Love focuses on delivering the biggest possible payout to the families we help. With a state-of-the-art e-commerce platform, innovative marketing strategies, expert item appraisals, and a fun, lively sales experience, Estate Love is ready to rapidly expand across the nation. As a franchise opportunity, Estate Love stands out as a low-cost investment with exceptional support and a proven business model. Join us as we bring the estate sales industry into the modern era where it belongs.
How much does it cost to open an Estate Love franchise?
The total costs to open an Estate Love franchise is $81,400. Estate Love is an affordable investment opportunity – and our costs are low for a reason: we want as many entrepreneurs to succeed in a business they love as possible. The more people who are doing what they love, the stronger our communities become.
Our business model is simple and affordable. You don’t need to rent an office, you don’t have inventory, you don’t have full-time employees. Estate Love is a business you can operate from your phone and a laptop – and with minimal technology costs to get started, the only ongoing costs will be your marketing spend and your sales supplies. The simplicity of our business model is designed to maximize profitability, and allow you to focus on growing your business.
What is the franchise fee?
The franchise fee for Estate Love is $49,900.
What do I get for my franchise fee?
Estate Love is one of the rare franchise opportunities where the CEO and founder of the brand is active in the day-to-day operations of the business. This is a real advantage – as you will get personal guidance, mentorship and support from a person that owns and runs one of the most successful estate sale businesses in the Midwest. Your franchise fee will also give you access to our robust support, including ongoing marketing, state-of-the-art technology, sales training, expert appraisers and our digital e-commerce platform to help you drive revenue.
What is the royalty fee?
The royalty fee is 6%.
What is the marketing fee?
The annual marketing fee is 0-2% (not currently active).
Do I need to know how to appraise items?
No! When you get a new client, you will send us an itemized report of the items up for sale, and our expert appraisers will tell you how to price the items to sell. This will make managing every sale much easier and is one of the biggest advantages of franchising with Estate Love.
How do I get customers?
As an Estate Love franchise owner, you will get customers two ways: 1) networking in your community and building a strong referral network of realtors, and 2) highly targeted SEO and PPC advertising. Estate Love will teach you how to excel at both.
How will you support me?
Franchising with Estate Love means you’ll never be alone in your business. From day one and every day after, Estate Love will give you all of the resources, training, coaching, and professional development you need to own a thriving estate sales business.
Ready to open an Estate Love estate sales franchise?
To learn more about our estate sales franchise opportunity, simply fill out an inquiry form on this website and begin a conversation. We can’t wait to learn more about you and determine if your goals can be realized by owning an Estate Love franchise!