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Industry

Healthcare Services

Category

Home Care

Works with Franchise Brokers

Yes

Year of Founding

1999

Fees

Marketing Fee

Varies

Royalty Fee

Varies

Franchise Fee

$50,000-$50,000

Investment Range

$91K-$145K

Location units

Total U.S. Locations

662

U.S. Franchised Units

554

U.S. Corporate Units

108

Headquarters (City)

Irvine

Other

Item 19 - Franchise Financials

Yes

E-2 Visa Eligibility

No

Started Offering Franchises

1999

Issuance of FDD Data

04/13/2022

Key Indicators

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Franchise Payback Period (Years)

Owner Salary / Compensation

Average Unit Volume (AUV)

Franchise Cost

$91K-$145K

Franchise Fee

$50,000-$50,000

What to know about Comfort Keepers franchise?

Comfort Keepers is a trusted name in in-home care, providing services to help seniors and other adults live safely and independently at home. Comfort Keepers caregivers are expertly trained and ready to assist with activities of daily living, meal preparation, light housekeeping, transportation, and companionship. Comfort Keepers also offers specialized care services for those living with Alzheimer's disease, dementia, Parkinson's disease, and stroke. No matter what type of care a client's loved one needs, Comfort Keepers can tailor a care plan to fit their unique needs and schedule. It was established in 1998 and has more than 700 offices worldwide.

Comfort Keepers is based in Irvine, CA. Scroll down to learn more!

How much does a Comfort Keepers franchise cost?

Are you wondering how much is a Comfort Keepers franchise? Before starting a Comfort Keepers franchise, it is important to know the franchise fee, working capital and other costs required to start the business.

The minimum investment amount required to open a Comfort Keepers franchise is $91,161 and can go all the way up to $144,964. Keep in mind, you should also allocate additional funds to live off of while the Comfort Keepers business ramps up. This can take as little as 6 months to over 2 years depending on the franchise opportunity. You should speak to at least 5 Comfort Keepers franchisees to understand the true cost of opening the franchise and how long it takes to: 1) start a Comfort Keepers business 2) pass break even 3) hit significant income.

After (and if) you pass the point of earning significant income from your Comfort Keepers franchise, there may be enough margin to hire a day-to-day manager and work less hours in the business.

Franchise Net Unit Growth

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Franchise Data

Year Start of Year Units Opened Units Closed End of Year
2016 645 16 26 635
2017 635 14 15 617
2018 617 17 24 607
2019 607 9 37 573
2020 573 13 21 562
2021 562 7 7 554

Additional Details

How much does a Comfort Keepers franchise owner make?

Comfort Keepers franchise earnings and revenue can vary significantly from one franchisee to another.
The Comfort Keepers franchise owner profits can be influenced by labor costs, lease rates, hours worked as well as other factors.

Comfort Keepers discloses financials at the unit level. In other words, they show how much Comfort Keepers franchisees made in the past. Through analyzing this information available in the metrics tab, it can serve as a good basis to further explore the opportunity or not.

At Vetted Biz, we advise you to speak with 5 to 10 franchisees to understand how much money they are making from the Comfort Keepers franchise. Roughly 60% of franchises disclose financials and it makes the process easier when filtering potential franchise opportunities like Comfort Keepers. Don’t just speak to existing franchisees, call franchisees who have recently left the system and try to find out how much those Comfort Keepers owners were making.

Visit the Comfort Keepers metrics tab to explore the financials for this business.

What is the Comfort Keepers franchise fee?

Owning a Comfort Keepers franchise requires Varies royalty fee and Varies marketing fee. These two expenses represent the main ongoing costs you can expect to pay the franchisor throughout the franchise relationship. There may be other ongoing fees disclosed in the Comfort Keepers Franchise Disclosure Document

Keep in mind, there is also an initial Comfort Keepers franchise fee of $50,000 that is included in the initial investment amount of $91,161 to $144,964. Depending on the franchise agreement you sign, you might have to pay the full franchise fee again if you decide to extend the Comfort Keepers franchise relationship. Consult with a licensed franchise attorney to understand exactly what you receive for paying the Comfort Keepers franchise fee of $50,000.

Visit the Comfort Keepers metrics tab to explore the financials for this business, royalty and marketing fees compare to other Healthcare Services franchises. You can also compare these fees for 2,000+ franchises currently offered in the U.S.

When was Comfort Keepers founded?

Comfort Keepers started offering franchises in 1999. Comfort Keepers was founded 23 years ago in 1999.

At Vetted Biz, we recommend franchises have 3-5 corporate locations and 5+ years of experience before offering a franchise. There needs to be proof that the business model works and is replicable before offering the franchise to other!

How many Comfort Keepers locations are in the U.S.?

As of 2022, there were 554 locations across the U.S. There are also 108 corporate locations. Most Healthcare Services franchises like Comfort Keepers have more franchised locations than corporate locations.

How many Comfort Keepers franchises opened over the past few years?

Over the prior 3 years we have data for, Comfort Keepers has opened 29 outlets throughout the U.S. Visit the Comfort Keepers metrics tab to explore how the openings compare to other Healthcare Services franchises.

How many Comfort Keepers franchises closed over the past few years?

Over the prior 3 years we have data for, Comfort Keepers has closed 65 outlets throughout the U.S

Visit the Comfort Keepers metrics tab to explore how the openings compare to other Healthcare Services franchises.

Is Comfort Keepers growing? Are they opening more locations than they are closing?

The net unit growth rate for Comfort Keepers over the past 3 years is -9%. Over the last year we have data for, Comfort Keepers had a net unit growth rate of -1%.

Without a comparison, this number doesn’t mean much. Compare how the Comfort Keepers growth rate compares to 2,000+ other franchises and Industry franchises like Comfort Keepers. More info in the Comfort Keepers metrics tab.

Is Comfort Keepers franchise eligible for an SBA Loan?

Comfort Keepers is eligible for SBA loans including the 7(a) loan. To find out more about the SBA loan program for franchising click here.

Comfort Keepers franchise was assigned the SBA Franchise ID of S0411 on 10/01/2017. This DOES NOT mean the SBA endorses this franchise. The SBA Franchise Directory will only include business models like Comfort Keepers that are reviewed and found eligible under SBA’s affiliation rules and other eligibility criteria. Currently, there are over 7,000 franchise opportunities that the SBA has deemed eligible for SBA financing.

Is Comfort Keepers a franchise in the United States?

According to the SBA, Comfort Keepers meets the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) definition of a franchise. The FTC Franchise Rule requires franchisors to provide all potential franchisees with a disclosure document (FDD) containing 23 items about the franchise, its officers, and other franchisees. Be sure that Comfort Keepers provides you with an FDD if you are in discussion to buy a Comfort Keepers.

What is the Comfort Keepers Franchise for Sale Rate?

The Comfort Keepers systemwide health and franchisee satisfaction can be measured by the Comfort Keepersfranchise for sale rate. The franchise for sale rate is calculated by the percentage of units transferred to new franchisees and reacquired by franchisor.

Comfort Keepers franchise for sale rate over the past 3 years is 19%. Over the last year we have data for, Comfort Keepers had a franchise for sale rate of 8%.

Without a comparison, this number doesn’t mean much. Compare how the Comfort Keepers franchise for sale rate compares to 2,000+ other franchises and Industry franchises like Comfort Keepers. More info in the Comfort Keepers metrics tab.

What is the Comfort Keepers Franchise Failure Rate?

Comfort Keepers franchise failures comprise franchise terminations, franchise non-renewals, and franchises that ceased operations for other reasons. The failure rate is one of the most important franchise metrics to consider when investing in a franchise!

Comfort Keepers failure rate over the past 3 years is 12%. Over the last year we have data for, Comfort Keepers had a franchise failure rate of 1%.

Without a comparison, this number doesn’t mean much. Compare how the Comfort Keepers franchise for sale rate compares to 2,000+ other franchises and Industry franchises like Comfort Keepers. More info in the Comfort Keepers metrics tab.

How can I find out more details on Comfort Keepers franchise?

Visit the Comfort Keepers metrics tab to explore franchise profitability, industry comparables and more. Become a Vetted Member today today for exclusive access on this franchise opportunity!

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Investment Midpoint

The average of the low and high range of the investment amounts calculated from the most recently available Franchise Disclosure Document

Comfort Keepers

$118,063

Industry median

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Royalty Fee

The median royalty fee from the Franchise Disclosure Document

Comfort Keepers

Varies

Industry median

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Franchise Fee Midpoint

Payment that the franchisee must pay to the franchise owner in order to start a franchise.

Comfort Keepers

$50,000

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Item 19 – Financial Performance Representations

Historical financial performance representations

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Franchise Financials

Franchisor company financial information and financial performance representations, if disclosed by the franchisor.

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General

Industry

Healthcare Services

Category

Home Care

Works with Franchise Brokers

Yes

Year of Founding

1999

Fees

Marketing Fee

Varies

Royalty Fee

Varies

Franchise Fee

$50,000-$50,000

Investment Range

$91K-$145K

Location units

Total U.S. Locations

662

U.S. Franchised Units

554

U.S. Corporate Units

108

Headquarters (City)

Irvine

Other

Item 19 - Franchise Financials

Yes

E-2 Visa Eligibility

No

Started Offering Franchises

1999

Issuance of FDD Data

04/13/2022

Detailed Franchise metrics for Comfort Keepers

Detailed Franchise Metrics are metrics calculated and reviewed by Vetted Biz. You can find the available metrics for Comfort Keepers below. “N/A" or Not Applicable results mean that there is not enough data available to compute a precise rate or that the result is not mathematically computable. When results are not mathematically computable, you should pay attention to the absolute values (#) instead of the percentage rate itself.

Growth Rate

The percentage change of total franchise units from one year to the next by franchisor.

 

1 year

3 years

Comfort Keepers

-2%

-9%

Industry median

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Franchise for Sale Rate

The percentage of units transferred to new franchisees and reacquired by franchisor.

 

1 year

3 years

Comfort Keepers

8%

19%

Industry median

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Net Unit Growth (most recent year)

Net Unit Growth (3 years)

Failure Rate

Franchise failures comprise franchise terminations, franchise non-renewals, and franchises that ceased operations for other reasons.

 

1 year

3 years

Comfort Keepers

6%

12%

Industry median

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Business details

Website

http://www.comfortkeepers.com/ http://www.comfortkeepersfranchise.com/

Business email

a****@comfortkeepers.com

Mailing address

1 Park Plaza, Suite 300

State headquarters

California

Contact Name

Comfort Keepers

Phone

+1 (000) 0********00

City

Irvine

Zip code

92614
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