Rent - A - Center Franchise

Rent-to-own stores

There's no better way to join the exciting and profitable rent-to-own industry than to franchise with Rent-A-Center. With over 4,100 locations in the United States and Mexico and over $3 billion in annual revenue, Rent-A-Center is the undisputed segment leader.

We offer the resources unmatched in rent-to-own to support our franchisees. In addition to world-class marketing, training and operations support, Rent-A-Center franchisees benefit from in-house financing and a competitive royalty structure that decreases as you grow.

Franchising is the nation's first franchisor of independently owned and operated rent-to-own stores, with over 35 years of franchising experience. Today, we are committed to creating value for our Franchisees by supporting them with superior systems, programs and processes every step of the way. Their successes are what drive our franchise model, one that is poised to continue its long, successful history.

Veteran Incentives  $5,000 off franchise fee
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How much does it cost to open a Rent - A - Center Franchise?

The investment required to open a Rent - A - Center Franchise is between $355,268-$560,225. There is an initial franchise fee of $35,000 which grants you the license to run a business under the Rent - A - Center name.

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When did the first Rent - A - Center open? 1980
When did Rent - A - Center start Franchising? 2013

United States: Nationwide


Expense In-House Third Party
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Startup Costs N/A Yes
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On-The-Job Training: 73 hours
Classroom Training: 36 hours

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Absentee Ownership Allowed Number of Employees Required to Run: 4 - 6

To calculate how much income a franchise owner can do at Rent - A - Center 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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Rent - A - Center

Rent - A - Center

Rent-A-Center Franchising International, Inc.
5501 Headquarters Dr.
Plano, TX


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