FAQ - MassageLuXe

F.A.Q.

Common Franchise Questions

The massage spa franchise industry is booming, and you are ready to seize the opportunity. Are you beginning your search for the right franchise? Maybe you already know MassageLuXe is right for you. Wherever you are in the process, we are happy to answer your common franchise questions.

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You do not need to have experience in the spa industry to open a MassageLuXe location. As a franchisor, we provide you with the playbook and training you need to succeed in your business. Prior business experience is preferred as it will assist you as you get your spa up and running. Learn more about our franchisee support here.

The estimated initial cost to open a massage business varies from $449,900 to $564,500. The initial franchise fee is $42,500. You can read a breakdown of the cost to open a franchise by visiting MassageLuXe Startup Costs.

Don’t shy away from a franchise because of these numbers, as buying a franchise is very doable for most people. With the right financing strategies, most candidates can come up with several funding combinations to afford it. Most first-time franchise buyers use a combination of personal savings, SBA loans, conventional loan products, and 401(k) or traditional individual retirement account (IRA) rollovers. Find out more information about financing a MassageLuXe here.

MassageLuXe does not offer direct financing. However, MassageLuXe has relationships with preferred lenders that are familiar with our brand. Most first-time franchise buyers use a combination of personal savings, SBA loans, conventional loan products, and 401(k) or traditional individual retirement account (IRA) rollovers. Learn more here.

MassageLuXe’s current royalty fee is 6 percent of gross revenue, payable weekly. The royalty ensures that as the franchisor, we can provide you ongoing support, tools and resources to you as you grow your business. To learn more about common franchise fees, click here.

One of the most common franchise questions we hear is, “How much money will I make?” Revenue and expense information can be found in Item 19 of the MassageLuXe Franchise Disclosure Agreement (FDD). You will receive the MassageLuXe FDD after you submit your franchise application.

There are multiple factors that contribute to sales performance. These include market conditions and abilities of the franchise operator. All franchise candidates should make their own final determination of sales projections, investment, operating cost, and return on investment.

The protected territory for a MassageLuXe Spa is typically a three-mile radius around the physical location of the spa. The territory might be larger or smaller.

The size of the territory depends on population density, demographics, market trends, and traffic flows.

The timeline for opening a MassageLuXe Spa can vary based on multiple factors. This includes the site selection process and when your approved location is ready to begin construction. On average, a MassageLuXe franchisee can expect to open their spa six to 12 months after signing their franchise agreement.

Actual construction generally takes only 10 to 12 weeks. MassageLuXe will help you secure real estate and permitting. We find that these processes take up much of the timeline.

Our team will help you with the tools, information, and support you need to get your MassageLuXe massage therapy business up and running.

The experts at MassageLuXe will answer your franchise questions and guide you through all phases and details of building and opening your new spa location. This includes assistance with financing, construction, demographics research, site development, and marketing.

Learn more about How to Open a MassageLuXe Spa.

The initial franchise agreement is a 10-year agreement. There are renewal options for additional 10-year terms.

As a MassageLuXe franchise owner, you will be responsible for the recruitment and hiring of your spa’s employees. MassageLuXe will assist you prior to opening your spa.

All franchisees receive a copy of the MassageLuXe operations manual. Our operations manual contains best hiring practices within the spa franchise industry. A MassageLuXe franchise representative will provide direct support and guidance on recruiting spa professionals.

Our support doesn’t stop after you start your MassageLuXe franchise journey! You and your staff will receive ongoing support and training after the opening of your spa.

MassageLuXe will provide a minimum of 10 days of training prior to opening your spa. This is in addition to at least three to five days of in-store training once the spa is open. MassageLuXe also provides hands-on training for set-up and day-to-day operations of your spa and POS/computer system.

Franchise representatives provide ongoing support for individual MassageLuXe owners with day-to-day operations.

Learn more about the Benefits of Owning a MassageLuXe Franchise.

Learn how you can start your MassageLuXe spa franchise today. Do you have more franchise questions not answered here? Complete the form below! We’ll email you more information on what it’s like to be a MassageLuXe franchisee.

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    * An offer to sell a franchise can only be made pursuant to a Franchise Disclosure Document (“FDD”). The above financial information is only a portion of the financial information contained in our FDD (in Item 19). You should thoroughly review our FDD with your professional advisor. If the FDD that was presented to you does not contain an Item 19 or if any of the above financial information is inconsistent with any information contained in Item 19 of that FDD, you cannot and should not rely on the above information and should contact us immediately in writing.