Steps to Owning an IM=X® Pilates and Fitness Franchise
STEP 1. Contact Us for a Phone Meeting!
Contact Us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 1.800.IMX.1336 to schedule a Phone Meeting so we can together review your interests and the benefits of owning an IM=X® Pilates and Fitness franchise.
STEP 2. Send in your Confidential Application
Fill out our Franchise Confidential Candidate Application Online Here or (Click here to download the pdf). You can fax it to 646.349.5220 or email it to email@example.com. We will then set up additional meeting(s) to review your business goals and provide you with details about our franchise model.
STEP 3. Determine your Source of Capital
In this meeting we can review what type of lending, you may prefer to fund your business (ie Equipment Lease, SBA, 401K Rollover, or other). For equipment leasing, Click here to schedule a meeting and download this 1 page lease application. The approval process is very quick. For a SBA or other loan, schedule a free consultation with our preferred lender FranFund – click here to schedule and download this pdf which outlines the steps.
STEP 4. Review the Real Estate Search
Our real estate team will perform a comprehensive search which distinctly focuses on the best rents in the highest income demographics for your region. Our goal in this step is to review and identify possible locations for your business.
STEP 5. Review our Franchise Agreement
Receipt of the Franchise Disclosure Document (FDD) for your review. We will also recommend that you visit an IM=X® Pilates and Fitness location or speak over the phone with a couple of franchisees.
Review the Franchise Disclosure Document (FDD) with us in a phone meeting; and then with an attorney or business advisor. We will then schedule a meeting to discuss any questions.
STEP 6. Franchise Agreement Signing
We discuss a date to sign the Franchise Agreement – and complete your lending package should you require one. After the signing you will work with our team to plan certification dates, schedule business training and complete your real estate engagement process!