After your initial franchise fee is paid, the rest of the estimated costs include expenses to fit out your Surveillance Secure location with the necessary equipment, fixtures and infrastructure. Costs include professional advisory fees from 3rd parties, insurance and 3-months of working capital.
The time to open depends on how quickly you find a back office location. Once you become a Surveillance Secure owner, you have our full support to get you up and running quickly. We will help you evaluate real estate options, select the equipment you will need and offer step-by-step guidance to help launch your Surveillance Secure business.
Once you commit to a location and sign your lease, you should be able to open in as few as 1 to 2 months.
Yes, but not directly; we work with 3rd party lenders who are aware of the investment requirements and can review your financial qualifications to pre-approve you for your franchise ownership with Surveillance Secure.
No. You can hire a General Manager to run your operation, however you must be involved in the marketing and development in an oversight capacity.
Yes, if you are the right candidate. We believe that approved, well capitalized owners will purchase and manage a larger metro market and own more than one territory.
If you are an Owner Operator, you will most likely fill the role of Management and Administration which handles marketing, client relationship and the proposal process. In addition, you will need a Lead Technician and we recommend between 2 and 4 team members to get started with 2 crews. You can hire full or part time staff as you grow to meet the demand in your Surveillance Secure business.
While we can’t answer that question directly, we will be able to share with you our Financial Performance Representation, called an Item 19 in our Franchise Disclosure Document which highlights affiliate performance and history This can be a useful tool to help you evaluate the ROI.