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Pure Barre franchise financing options

Compare costs, fees and where to get financing for a Pure Barre.

Overall costs for Pure Barre run anywhere from $201,100 to $461,700. See how the costs break down and what funding options might be right for your new venture into the franchise foray.

Estimated initial costs

Our cost estimates are accurate as of 2022 from Franchise Direct and include opening fees and expenses only. The location you choose for your Pure Barre franchise may result in higher or lower fees.

Franchise fees

Pure Barre franchise fees total around $60,000, which is more than the $37,000 average for the 200 largest franchises.
Franchise Cost
Initial franchise fee $60,000 to $60,000
Estimated total $60,000 to $60,000

Equipment fees

Equipment fees total $60,500 for Pure Barre. This is less than the $180,023 average for the top 200 franchises.
Equipment Cost
Signage and graphics $15,000 to $20,000
Specialty and other exercise equipment $3,000 to $7,000
Furniture, fixtures and related supplies $16,000 to $21,000
Audio-visual equipment, including computer system $14,500 to $18,500
Computer system and related equipment $2,500 to $3,500
Estimated total $51,000 to $70,000

Real estate fees

Real estate will set you back $122,750 for Pure Barre, thought it's less than the average of $788,376 for the top 200 franchises.
Real estate Cost
Real estate and lease $7,000 to $33,500
Leasehold improvements $20,000 to $175,000
Utility deposits $0 to $1,000
Legal fees in connection with review and negotiation of lease $4,500 to $4,500
Estimated total $31,500 to $214,000

Training fees

Pure Barre initial training costs total $24,250 — more than the nationwide average of $9,788.
Training Cost
Training-related expenses $500 to $3,000
Instructor training and related expenses $15,750 to $29,250
Estimated total $16,250 to $32,250

Inventory costs

Initial inventory for Pure Barre shakes out to $15,000. This is less than the nationwide average of $53,119.
Inventory Cost
Opening inventory $15,000 to $15,000
Estimated total $15,000 to $15,000

Marketing costs

Advertisement and marketing costs total up to $15,000 for Pure Barre, which is more than the nationwide average of $9,938.
Marketing Cost
Initial marketing spend $15,000 to $15,000
Estimated total $15,000 to $15,000

Licenses and permits costs

Pure Barre initial licenses and permits will set you back $2,500. This comes out to less than $18,770 — the overall nationwide average.
Licenses and permits Cost
Licenses and permits $0 to $5,000
Estimated total $0 to $5,000

Insurance costs

Initial insurance costs for Pure Barre run $1,700. This means you'll be paying less than the overall nationwide average of $6,311.
Insurance Cost
Insurance $900 to $2,500
Estimated total $900 to $2,500

Administrative fees

Pure Barre administrative fees total up to $4,700 — which comes in under the overall nationwide average of $6,761.
Admin Cost
Three months' technology fee $450 to $450
Shipping $1,000 to $7,500
Technology fee Then-current fee charged by the franchisoru2019s approved supplier. Currently, $150/month per studio.
Estimated total $1,450 to $7,950

Other expenses

Miscellaneous expenses for Pure Barre total $25,000 — less than the nationwide average of $69,970.
Other Cost
Three months' additional funds $10,000 to $40,000
Estimated total $10,000 to $40,000
All costs were found using the 200 largest franchises nationwide using Franchise Direct's list of more than 300 franchises, and are accurate as of 2022.

How to finance

Since the estimated total for Pure Barre is on the more costly side, we recommend following these steps to get fully financed:
  1. Go to the Pure Barre franchising website and review its financial requirements, including cash-on-hand requirements.
  2. Reach out to Pure Barre about in-house financing for franchisees.
  3. If in-house financing isn't available, look for online loans, bank loans and SBA loans to help meet the $331,400 estimated opening costs.
  4. Compare lenders based on amounts, interest rates and what types of personal and business credit history they accept.
  5. Once you settle on a lender, gather all required documents, including account statements and assets.
  6. Apply for financing online or in person as required by the lender.

What types of financing is available?

You have several options when it comes to financing a Pure Barre — even if the cost is on the heavier side. What assets you have available will largely determine how much you need to borrow, and which option suits you best.
  • Online loan. A number of online business lenders offer amounts up to $1 million, with some extending up to $5 million.
  • Bank loan. Your personal credit will typically need to at least be good — 670 or higher — when it comes to getting a bank loan large enough to cover a significant portion of Pure Barre opening costs.
  • SBA loan. While your personal credit score doesn't need to be as good to qualify for an SBA loan, they usually cost more than standard term loans from banks or online lenders.
Also check if Pure Barre franchise financing is available. You may be able to get some of the costs covered for less than you would with other traditional funding options.

Compare small business lenders

You may not need financing to cover the estimated $201,100. But if you need funds for other business ventures, select the loan amount, your time in business and revenue and your personal credit score to compare a selection of lenders.
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Submit one simple application to potentially get offers from a network of over 300 legit business lenders.
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up to $6 million
up to $6 million
6+ months in business; $100,000+ annual revenue; 500+ credit score
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ROK Financial business loans
Eligibility criteria 3+ months in business, $15,000+ in monthly gross sales or $180,000+ in annual sales
A connection service for all types of businesses — even startups.
Fundbox lines of credit
6 + months in business, $100,000+ in annual revenue, 600+ credit score
Get flat rate, short-term financing based on the financial health of your business, not your credit score.

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How Pure Barre stacks up

Compare how Pure Barre holds up against two similarly sized franchises.
Club Pilates Pure Barre Captain Du2019s
Average Franchise fees $60,000 $60,000 $40,000
Average Equipment fees $43,500 $60,500 $318,500
Average Real estate fees $91,000 $122,750 $600,600
Average Training fees NA $24,250 $30,000
Average Inventory fees $12,000 $15,000 $7,000
Average Marketing fees $15,000 $15,000 NA
Average Licenses and permits fees $2,750 $2,500 NA
Average Insurance fees $1,700 $1,700 $18,000
Average Admin fees $6,750 $4,700 NA
Average Personnel fees NA NA NA
Average Other fees $36,250 $25,000 $72,000

Bottom line

Pure Barre franchise costs run a total of $331,400. Before you decide to become a franchisee, compare the total costs against industry averages. And to learn more about financing read our guide to franchise financing.

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