newslogoby Franchise Ventures

Interest In Buying a Franchise Surges 35%, Up For Third Straight Quarter


35pctSNorfolk, VA – Interest in buying a franchise continues to build momentum this year, with visits to the largest franchise-investment websites surging higher in the third quarter.

  • Third-quarter traffic grew 41.6% over last year to sites like and, according to  according to internal analytics data. Q3 grew 32.8% over Q2 of this year.
  • Serious franchise prospects also picked up their pace of contacting franchise recruitment teams through the sites. The number of franchise leads grew 35.6% in Q3 compared to last year. This is the third consecutive quarterly gain for franchise leads – Q2 posted 13.3% gain over the previous year, and Q1 had posted a 2.3% increase.

(Disclosure: is also owned by  Landmark Interactive. Data for this article is drawn from third-party analytics software.)


About the author

Franchise Insights
By Franchise Insights
Small Business Startup | Franchising Insights
© Copyright 2020 and Franchise Ventures, LLC—All Rights Reserved.

Get the latest franchise news delivered to your inbox!

Recent Posts

RSS The Blog

RSS FranchiseGator News

RSS Franchise Solutions

RSS Landmark Interactive Franchise Group