BrightStar Franchise

Healthcare for Seniors

Shelly Sun and husband J.D. Sun were already franchisees for two hotel
chains when they started BrightStar Care in 2002. They began franchising
the company just three years later.

BrightStar Care franchisees offer both medical and nonmedical home care
services, as well as medical staffing.

A Small Investment That Can Pay Big Dividends.

This is a low overhead, quick to break-even, fast ramp-up, repeat customer business. We know how important it is to hit the ground running and we will help your home health care franchise do just that. We will show you how to start acquiring clients and staff before you open your doors!
Fill out our online form to receive our FDD to find out for yourself how well we did for our first three years.

Choosing to start a health care franchise is a big decision. Our business model is proven and will help you mitigate the risks with starting a new business.

The total investment necessary to begin operation of a 36-unit
BrightStar Senior Living
Community franchise is $1,090,500 to
$1,729,500 (if you intend to lease the Community’s land and building)
and $7,943,000 to $9,808,500 (if you intend to buy the Community’s land
and building, depending on the state). This includes $53,390 that must
be paid to the franchisor or affiliate.

The total investment necessary to begin operation of a 41 to 44-unit
BrightStar Senior Living Community franchise is $1,161,308 to
$1,685,480 (if you intend to lease the Community’s land and building)
and $10,153,300 to $11,588,500 (if you intend to buy the Community’s
land and building, depending on the state). This includes $53,390 that
must be paid to the franchisor or affiliate.

VetFran Incentive: $5,000 discount off the franchise fee.

Franchisor is seeking new franchise units throughout the U.S. and in Asia, Australia/New Zealand,
Canada and Western Europe   

Top 100 Franchise     
In Franchise Business Reviews Top 200.  

#20 in Gator's Top franchises.

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#316 in Franchise 500 for 2020.

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How much does it cost to open a BrightStar Franchise?

The investment required to open a BrightStar Franchise is between $101,656-$169,414. There is an initial franchise fee of $50,000 which grants you the license to run a business under the BrightStar name.

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When did the first BrightStar open? 2002
When did BrightStar start Franchising? 2005
Expense In-House Third Party
Franchise Fee N/A Yes
Startup Costs N/A Yes
Equipment N/A Yes
Inventory N/A Yes
Accounts Receivable N/A Yes
Payroll N/A Yes

Classroom Training: 100+ hours
Additional Training: Online training

Toll-Free Line
Grand Opening
Online Support
Security/Safety Procedures
Field Operations
Site Selection
Proprietary Software
Franchisee Intranet Platform

Co-op Advertising
Ad Templates
National Media
Regional Advertising
Social media
Website development
Email marketing

Number of Employees Required to Run: 4 - 10

To calculate how much income a franchise owner can do at BrightStar Franchise, may vary on factors like location, size etc., On the other side as a business owner your goals to maintain the quality of service while streaming sales high and expenses low. As any other franchise may include rent/mortgage, staffing/family, inventory supplies, utilities, administrative costs vise vera. Location to location and seasons the months costs may vary. Most franchises start up costs are typically fixed and they will cover most of the initial operating costs like signage, furniture, decoration and renovations.

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