Massage Heights

Massage Heights is a membership-based therapeutic massage concept that focuses on the guest experience by providing an upscale environment focused on convenience and customer service. It is our mission to Elevate the Everyday of our guests and members.

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Massage Heights


Massage Heights Franchise Cost and Requirements for 2024


• Business model can be semi absentee. It takes about 12 months. • 40% of owners are Multi-Unit owners - 72 total franchise owners • Area Representative Development Opportunities - YES • Massage Heights is a membership-based therapeutic massage concept that focuses on the guest experience through by providing an upscale environment and customer service. Members pay a discounted rate for massage, facials and branded retail products. • Highest Grossing Brand per sq. ft. in the membership massage model industry • Massage Heights recently developed the Retreat 2.0 a 2,000sq ft location at a 23% reduction from the previous item 7 • Retreat 2.0 is Modern, Clean, Healthy and Active. Offering customized treatment rooms where you can pick your preferred color, lighting, music, aroma and more. 2.0 also offers 30-minute express treatments where a client doesn't un-robe and receives a focused treatment in a semi-private room • Massage Heights features the most comfortable tables and linens in the industry along with the most training for franchisees in the membership massage business, • Real Estate needs to be 2,000 - 2,200 Sq. ft. of in-line or end cap space in a daily needs shopping center • Item 19 states Average Unit Volume of $727,731 in gross revenue per year • No territories are sold out • Financial strength of franchisor very good • Management strength: Massage Heights has recruited David Humphrey former CEO of Massage Envy to Chair the Board of Directors. The Co-Founder and President of Massage Heights, Shane Evans was featured on Undercover Boss. Massage Heights has 4 family members that are executives within the company and have been involved with the business since its inception. There are also 35 employees from C suite to receptionist supporting 140 franchised locations. • Franchisor support: 5 weeks of initial training which is the most in the industry. Quarterly in location consultations from operations staff, Quarterly in store consultations from marketing staff, weekly training calls, annual convention, annual system wide strategic planning meeting, ongoing marketing support, national advertising fund, marketing co-ops

Company Details

Established: 2004
First Unit Franchised: 2005
Franchised Units: 130

Registered US States:  CA, HI, IL, IN, MD, MI, MN, NY, ND, RI, VA, WA, WI and ALL Filing & FTC States
Not Registering US States:  SD

Canada Franchises: Yes
Registered Canadian Provinces:  British Columbia, New Brunswick, Manitoba, Ontario & Prince Edward Island

Support and Training Offered By Massage Heights

Financial Assistance Provided:  Yes
Site Selection Assistance:  Yes
Lease Negotiation Assistance:  Yes
Recruiting Assistance:  Yes
Co-Operative Advertising:  Yes
Training:  Yes
Other:  Protected Territory is a 1.5 Mile Radius - 1.5 Mile Radius around businesses location

2024 Franchise Requirements Needed to Own a Massage Heights Franchise.

What does a Massage Heights Franchise Cost?

Massage Heights franchise fees for 2024:

Cash Investment:  $175,000
Total Investment:  $472,199 - $551,771
Minimum Net Worth:  $400,000
Franchise Fee:  Single = $49,500, 2pk = $92,000, 3pk = $126,500, 4pk = $161,000, 5pk = $195,500
Royalty:  6%
Ad:  3% - begins month 9 after opening
Average Number of Employees:  15
Item 19:  Yes
Visa Candidates:  Yes
Semi-Passive Ownership: Yes
Home Based:  No
B2B:  No
Veteran Discount:  Yes, $5,000 off initial franchise fee.

Is Massage Heights a Semi Absentee Franchise with a Passive Ownership Opportunity?

Yes. Massage Heights is a semi absentee franchise and allows passive ownership. A semi-absentee franchise is a business you could start and run while still maintaining a job or other obligation.

Is Massage Heights a Home Based franchise?

No. Massage Heights is not a home based franchise opportunity.

What Do Massage Heights Franchise Owners Make?

Click here to find out how much Massage Heights franchisees make. Massage Heights offers an Item 19 in their Franchise Disclosure Document which provides financial information about select franchisees in their franchise system.

Is Massage Heights a Master Franchise Opportunity?

Yes. Massage Heights is a master franchise opportunity. A master franchisee is responsible to recruit, train and support franchisees in their territory.

Does Massage Heights Offer a Veteran Discount?

Yes. Massage Heights franchise does offer a veteran discount.

Does Massage Heights Work with E2 Visa and EB-5 Visa Candidates?

Yes. Massage Heights franchise does work with E2 Visa and EB-5 Visa candidates.

Is Massage Heights Looking for Franchisees in Canada?

Yes. Massage Heights franchise is looking for Canada franchisees.

Is Massage Heights Looking for International franchisees?

No. Massage Heights franchise is not looking for International franchisees.

Where can I see Massage Heights's FDD (Franchise Disclosure Document)?

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Additional Information

Additional Categories

Health, Beauty & Nutrition, Non Food Franchises

Number of Units Open

100+ UNITS

Cash Required

$100,000 - $250,000

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E2 Visa Franchise


Massage Heights Franchises for Sale

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