WIN Franchise

Achieve your entrepreneurial dreams
with WIN Home Inspection

A Distinct Franchise Opportunity for You to Find Success

Owning a WIN franchise is a remarkable business opportunity for entrepreneurs seeking the financial growth, flexibility, and fulfillment that comes with business ownership, while gaining the support and systems provided by a franchise. At WIN, our franchise owners are empowered to build recession-resistant and lucrative businesses. As such, we offer a low-cost, high-margin franchise opportunity, and our business model requires no storefront and no inventory.

Be a One-Stop Shop for Clients and Generate Multiple Income Streams

WIN is the only franchise that provides in-house training and certifications for 35+ essential home inspection services including sewer scope, radon, infrared scan, pool, spa, and drone at no additional cost to help entrepreneurs build multiple income streams on a year-round basis.

No Hidden Costs Means You Can Invest More into Your Business

At WIN, we believe in eliminating hidden costs for franchise owners, while offering the most extensive and advanced support. As such, we have the largest support team comprising trainers, business coaches, marketers, and technologists to support virtually every aspect of an inspection services business. Moreover, WIN provides end-to-end marketing support and gives our franchise owners unlimited access to highly innovative and customizable digital, online and print marketing.

Our Family-oriented Culture Surrounds You with Like-Minded People for Continual Growth

WIN is a family, where our franchise owners are our Strategic Partners (SPs). When entrepreneurs join WIN, they become part of our close-knit community built on the principles of mutual respect, integrity, and care for one another. We have the largest peer mentorship network in the industry backed by the largest support team to provide our SPs with ongoing guidance and coaching so that they can build rewarding and fulfilling businesses.

Our Family-oriented Culture Surrounds You with Like-Minded People for Continual Growth Our Family-oriented Culture Surrounds You with Like-Minded People for Continual Growth Our Family-oriented Culture Surrounds You with Like-Minded People for Continual Growth

I think the future with WIN is wide open. I have the ability to expand beyond what I ever imagined.

Brad Shoultes
WIN Strategic Partner | Michigan

With WIN, You Can Build a Thriving Home Inspection Business!

WIN home inspectors from all walks of life have built successful home inspection businesses. Their unique backgrounds and experiences in accounting, ministry, education, real estate, music and more, have prepared them for this unique opportunity. Our business model is designed to support entrepreneurs wanting to break into the recession-resistant home inspection industry without having any prior experience.

Veterans and First Responders

Combine your discipline and
leadership with our proven system

Skilled Trades and Construction

Enjoy financial success in a less
physically demanding industry


Build a rewarding business
in an industry you love

Sales and Marketing

Build a bright future with your
people and business skills

Business Owners

Achieve business success without
inventory or storefront


Apply your persuasion and people
skills to build a rewarding business

Who Makes for a Successful
WIN Franchise Owner 

Most WIN Strategic Partners build successful home inspection businesses with no prior experience in the industry, as our extensive in-house support combined with your hard work and dedication makes for the perfect recipe for success. Regardless of their unique backgrounds and experiences, our Strategic Partners have a lot in common!

Enthusiastic to help
your local community

Willing to work hard
and commit to
achieving your goals

Pay attention to detail, are
persistent and focused

Display core values of
integrity and empathy 

Willing to build lasting

Have a solution mindset
and enjoy problem solving

36% of our Strategic Partners are First Responders and Veterans, representing virtually every branch of the military.

Start a WIN Franchise in

6 Simple Steps

We strive to make sure our franchise owners love what they do and achieve their personal and professional goals. That’s why we’ve created a thorough process that allows us to get to know you better, understand your background and learn your goals as well as share the WIN brand, level of support you’ll receive, and what makes us one of the top franchises to own.


Tell Us About You

Submit an interest form to kick
off the conversation and share
your personal and professional


Learn About Our Unique Support Model

Schedule an intro call with one of our franchise advocates to learn about the opportunity and see if we're a mutual fit.


Visualize Your Path to Success

Continue the conversation with us and learn more about the significant investments we make and commitment we have to the success of our Strategic Partners.


Review Your Marketing Area

Discuss and finalize your unique marketing area within your community.


Finalization Stage

Review the Franchise Disclosure Document (FDD) and complete a routine background and credit check.


Welcome to the WIN Family!

Sign the Franchise Agreement, meet the largest support team and begin the onboarding process.

Lee Blackstone Headshot
“My brother-in-law was selling his home and used a WIN home inspector, so we started asking him some questions to learn what all was involved in the business. I thought to myself, “I can do this, right?” So, I started the onboarding process… and that was 21 years ago.”
Lee Blackstone
WIN Strategic Partner | California

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Frequently Asked Questions About the

WIN Home Inspection Franchise Opportunity

Franchising is a business model that offers a way for aspiring entrepreneurs to start a business without taking excessive risks. It involves a mutual agreement between two parties: the franchisee (the entrepreneur) and the franchisor (the established company). As part of this partnership, the franchisee gains the opportunity to start and grow a business using the franchisor’s brand and proven business model. On the other hand, the franchisor benefits by expanding their brand’s reach and market presence without the need to manage new markets directly.

Franchising is the perfect opportunity for entrepreneurs who want to start their own business and be their own boss but seek the structure, support and success of an established brand. There are many benefits of franchising including association with a trusted brand, access to marketing support, and the ability to learn from industry experts and peers.

If you’re interested in joining a franchise, you should carefully consider a range of factors to accurately assess its value. The initial investment is important to consider as it represents the upfront cost to you, including the franchise fee and other startup costs. Be sure to ask the franchise system what these other startup costs include, keeping in mind the potential of hidden costs for things like marketing, training or outside support. Franchises with a comprehensive support structure, like WIN Home Inspection, offer entrepreneurs like you more value in starting a business because we include essential programs, training, and support needed to succeed. Ongoing royalty fees are a recurring cost that’s typically a set percentage of the gross sales. Consider these recurring costs when evaluating a franchise. It is also important to assess the level of support the franchisor offers, ranging from training and business operations to marketing and growth strategies. While this support may seem simple enough, quality support for virtually every aspect of your business can make investing in a franchise a strategic move on your part. Additionally, the growth potential of the business, which includes the market demand, competitive landscape, and economic trends, is another crucial aspect to consider and an area of business where a franchise can add a lot of value. Lastly, consider the brand you’d be investing in, taking into consideration the business model, client base, years in business, and reputation. Very well-known franchises, like fast-food chains, can provide immediate customer recognition and trust, but this might come with a higher cost. By taking these factors into consideration, you can decide if the franchise is the right investment for you. Looking to learn more about how you can build a low-cost, high-margin business backed by the largest support team with no hidden costs? Talk with one of our on-call franchise advocates, today!
There are several steps that you need to take to become a home inspector including choosing a business structure, registering your business, acquiring the necessary education and certifications, getting your license (if required by the state), and launching your business. When choosing a business structure, you can start a home inspection business either as a franchise owner or as an independent inspector. Starting your business independently will require doing everything on your own with virtually no support, learning from your failures and successes. However, many entrepreneurs are drawn to franchising as it offers them an opportunity to run their own business and backed by a proven business model. If you’re looking to start a home inspection business, you should consider starting a franchise business with WIN Home Inspection, the #1 ranked home inspection franchise in the U.S. by Entrepreneur. By starting your home inspection business as a franchise with WIN, you’ll have the largest support team in the industry by your side, along with state-of-the-art technology, and the most extensive training and marketing support in the home inspection industry. Click here to learn more or contact WIN at (800) 967-8127 or

Starting a home inspection business offers numerous advantages for entrepreneurs. First, there is a growing demand for home inspectors as buyers and sellers recognize the importance of thorough property assessments. Additionally, starting a home inspection business requires a relatively low upfront investment compared to many other ventures, making it an affordable business opportunity for entrepreneurs. Furthermore, home inspection services often yield high-profit margins, helping entrepreneurs generate income with each inspection.

The home inspection industry is considered evergreen, meaning it remains in demand regardless of economic fluctuations. People will continue to buy and sell properties, making home inspection essential and offering long-term stability and growth potential for entrepreneurs. Running a home inspection business also provides personal flexibility so you can live the life you want while creating a legacy.

While entrepreneurs can start a home inspection business as an independent or buy a franchise, opting for a home inspection franchise brings numerous advantages. These include an established brand name and reputation, a proven system and business model, reduced risk, training and marketing support, and ongoing support from the franchisor. If you start your home inspection business with WIN, you’ll have the largest support team in the industry by your side, along with state-of-the-art technology, and the most extensive training and marketing support. To learn more, you can contact WIN at (800) 967-8127 or

Owning a home inspection franchise with WIN Home Inspection can be a rewarding and profitable venture with no hidden costs. Investing in a WIN Home Inspection franchise includes the initial franchise fee, equipment cost, marketing and training costs, insurance premiums, and additional funds for various purposes. At WIN, the initial investment to own a home inspection franchise typically ranges between $43,825 and $55,400. This comprehensive range covers all the necessary expenses involved in setting up your franchise. Moreover, WIN Home Inspection proudly offers a 20% discount to Veterans and First Responders as a token of gratitude and appreciation for their service. Click here to get a detailed breakdown and learn more about the investment required for owning a WIN Home Inspection franchise.
A WIN Home Inspection franchise owner can make a generous income, with the average gross revenue standing at $244,682 in 2023 (FDD 2024), approximately five times the average earnings of home inspectors in the U.S. However, it’s important to understand that these earnings can vary depending on several factors, including the location, owner’s experience level, number of available inspection slots in the schedule, and the price charged for each inspection. Despite these variables, WIN Home Inspection franchise owners have demonstrated the potential to earn significantly more than their industry counterparts by offering the widest range of essential services to clients, helping them generate steady income year-round. Owning a WIN franchise can be a lucrative business move, providing opportunities for substantial income while offering crucial services to home buyers, sellers, homeowners, and real estate agents in their community.

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