Bizquest features listings of childcare businesses that are for sale in a various states. Information provided includes the location of the business, asking price and a brief description. Sellers can be contacted using the provided online form.
Entrepreneur is another place to find a listing of childcare franchise business opportunities. The services provided by these businesses vary and may include basic childcare, day care, preschool education, babysitting and nanny care. The asking price is also displayed. One benefit of purchasing a franchise business is that it has an established brand name.
According to Childcare Aware, there are numerous things to consider before purchasing a childcare business. For one thing, it is important to obtain sound legal advice to ensure the business meets local and state health and safety guidelines. Franchise owners receive specific guidelines from the chain. High on the list is the general safety of children and families. Consider that parents want to bring kids to a location that has adequate security with safe play areas. If purchasing a childcare center, the location must meet all of the requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act. Other factors such as adequate parking and nearness to public transportation are important to running a successful business.