January 30, 2008 // Franchising.com // DALLAS — HomeVestors of America®, Inc., the company famous for its "We Buy Ugly Houses®" billboards, was ranked #238 in Entrepreneur magazine's 29th annual Franchise 500 ranking of top franchise opportunities. HomeVestors' has been ranked annually since 2001.
The January edition of Entrepreneur lists the top 500 franchises that offer the best opportunities for success based on criteria such as financial strength, stability, growth rate and size of system.
"I credit our franchisees for our prosperity," said John Hayes, HomeVestors' president and CEO. "As a franchisor, our progress has been achieved through the support given to our more than 250 franchisees with thorough training, financial support, marketing programs and a network of mentors comprised of fellow franchisees. We are committed to their success."
About HomeVestors of America, Inc.
Founded in 1989 and franchising since 1996, Dallas-based HomeVestors® of America, Inc., has more than 250 franchises throughout the United States. The first franchise company of its kind, HomeVestors® trains and supports franchisees who specialize in buying homes in need of repair. Most commonly known as the "We Buy Ugly Houses"® franchise, HomeVestors® strives to make a positive impact in each community. More information is available at www.homevestors.com