5 REASONS NPI STANDS OUT AMONG OTHER FRANCHISE OPPORTUNITIES May 2, 2018 | Franchise | small business , veterans , entrepreneur By Shauna Nilsen, NPI, Inc.'s Recruitment Coordinator National Property Inspections strives to stand out from other home service-based franchise opportunities by continuously offering a lucrative business model with competitive startup costs. Here are some of the key traits that set us apart from the pack: 1. National Property Inspections is built on honesty, integrity and professionalism. At National Property Inspections, we pride ourselves on upholding high standards of professional excellence. We always conduct our business with our motto of “Honesty, Integrity and Professionalism” at front of mind. In fact, our business ethics score us the highest marks in franchisee surveys again and again. These values trickle down through our franchisees and attract some of the country’s most successful realtors as well as thousands of satisfied clients. 2. We’ve been in the business a long time—we can help you achieve marketing success. Founded in 1987, National Property Inspections is the first property inspection franchisor in North America. We know the inspection industry inside and out, and we know the real estate business. Each NPI staff member is uniquely qualified to help you put your best foot forward, from our certified Marketing Coach, Kimberly, to our Marketing Director, Bill. 3. Our franchisees and their loved ones are our extended family. Everyone is family at NPI, and your success is of the utmost importance to us. Our franchisees and staff are in contact every day, whether by telephone, email or web forum, to discuss industry trends, interesting finds in the field, marketing tips and more. In addition to daily communication, we hold an annual conference each year in November to talk everything inspection, reward our hardworking franchisees at our awards banquet and simply enjoy each other’s company. 4. We won’t charge monthly hidden fees. Unlike other franchise opportunities, NPI does not charge our inspectors hidden monthly fees. The only fees you’ll be responsible for are your startup costs and one monthly royalty payment, a set percentage of your total sales. You’ll never be asked to pay technology fees, advertising fees or a flat fee on each inspection. All of the services we provide at the corporate office, including marketing coaching, national advertising campaigns and tech updates are included with your royalty payment. 5. You’ll receive comprehensive hands-on training in both residential and commercial property inspection. We want to help you diversify your skills, serve as many customers as possible and build a small business you can be proud of. That’s why in addition to residential inspection, we teach you commercial inspection skills that you can apply to a wide array of client needs in the buyer’s and seller’s market. We believe that hands-on experience is crucial to becoming a confident and knowledgeable inspector. At National Property Inspections, you’ll receive a two-week, hands-on training course led by experts in the field in both residential and commercial property inspection. Request Your Free Info Kit Today It doesn’t stop there. At NPI, we’re continuously aiming to improve our offerings and extend the catalog of services we provide to our existing franchisees. Request your free information kit today and get one step closer to being your own boss as a National Property Inspections franchise owner! About the Author Shauna Nilsen, Recruitment Coordinator Shauna has 12 years experience in research and development of policies and procedures, and training manuals. She started at NPI in our National Accounts department, assisting with placement and follow-up of all inspection orders and invoicing. Shauna now leads NPI's Recruitment Department to onboard new NPI and GPI franchisees.