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Learn How to Start Your Own Home Inspection Business

If you’re frustrated with the corporate grind, tired of working for someone else or ready to put your entrepreneurial spirit to work, then you may be thinking of starting your own business. If you already know what business you want to go into, then you’re lucky. For many others who are searching for business ideas Continue Reading »

Give Your Career a Second Wind

You’ve retired. That’s supposed to be the end of working, right? But now you’re bored, or you’re feeling unfulfilled, or golf and gardening aren’t actually as much fun as you’d imagined. Maybe money is tighter than you had expected and you need additional income. Whatever the reason, you’ve gotten a second wind in the career Continue Reading »

Millennials and Their Parents Create Successful Franchise Partnerships

Although the economy is slowly recovering from recession, there’s still a shortage of jobs — and fierce competition for the jobs that are available. The situation has created challenges for both Millennials entering the workforce and their parents who have been working for many years: The jobs available for Millennials graduating college are few and far Continue Reading »

Franchise Business Review Names National Property Inspections a Top Low-Cost Franchise

National Property Inspections, Inc., is proud to be named a top low-cost franchise opportunity by Franchise Business Review for the second year in a row. To be included on the list, a franchise must cost less than $100,000 and must adhere to the publication’s recommended best practices. The list of top opportunities includes the low-cost Continue Reading »

Millennials Hit the Housing Market in 2015

By Bill Erickson, Executive Vice President, NPI/GPI National Property Inspections and Global Property Inspections franchise owners/inspectors are doing more first-time home buyer inspections than ever before. One explanation is the improving job market and economy. The other reason is demographics. The National Association of Realtors (NAR) expects that 2015 will turn out to be a big Continue Reading »

National Property Inspections 2015 Franchisee Survey Reveals Strong Satisfaction

In February and March, National Property Inspections, Inc., participated in an independent franchisee satisfaction survey conducted by Franchise Business Review. We scored 4.1 out of 5.0 and outperformed others in its industry, showing high franchisee satisfaction. NPI received the same score in our 2014 survey. Some of the highlights of this year’s survey include the following: Nearly 95 percent Continue Reading »

National Property Inspections, Inc., Named a Top 500 Franchise by Franchise Grade®

National Property Inspections, Inc., parent company of National Property Inspections in the United States and Global Property Inspections in Canada, is excited to announce that it has been ranked on the Franchise Grade® Top 500 list for 2014-2015.  FranchiseGrade.com ranks the top franchises by measuring past and current success of franchise sectors and specific franchise systems. Continue Reading »

Entrepreneur Magazine Names National Property Inspections, Inc., a Top 500 Franchise of 2015

National Property Inspections, Inc., parent company of National Property Inspections in the United States and Global Property Inspections in Canada, is once again pleased to be included in Entrepreneur Magazine’s Franchise 500®, which ranks the best franchises based on objective, quantifiable measures of a franchise operation. The most important factors in the Franchise 500® formula Continue Reading »

National Property Inspections Franchisees Welcomes Four New Franchise Owners in January

National Property Inspections, Inc., parent company of National Property Inspections in the United States and Global Property Inspections in Canada, is pleased to announce four new franchise owners in January who will take the NPI brand to new areas: James Dunlap from Anacortes, Washington, will have franchise territory covering Snohomish County in Washington. Gary Hudkins Continue Reading »

National Property Inspections Named a Top Franchise Opportunity of 2015

NPI/GPI is pleased to announce its inclusion on Franchise Gator’s new list of Top 100 Franchises of 2015. Franchise Gator is one of the largest franchise and business opportunity directories in North America. Franchise Gator’s Top 100 Franchises of 2015 were carefully selected by measuring the quality of a franchise system over time. The rankings are Continue Reading »