Northumberland area


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Business opportunities in Northumberland

Strategic transport links, a thriving economy and high demand for home services are just some of the factors that make Northumberland an ideal location for your investment. Being supported by one of the UK’s leading franchisors will give you the opportunity to quickly develop your business and start earning. We offer different franchise packages that can be adjusted to everyone’s preferences and resources.


For the number crunchers

Current population:approximately 320,274
Population growth: Increased by approximately 12,000 people since 2002
Average net income per year: approximately £28,700

Investment range: from £5,000

A breakthrough business opportunity in Northumberland

Starting up your own business through franchising is the more secure way to do it, however by starting a business in Northumberland you set your business to success! This area is ideal to invest if you are looking for greater returns. Considering the progressive economy and the high demand for property services, this could be your chance to own your future. Our Fantastic franchise packages serve everyone’s preferences and resources.

Fantastic Cleaners Professional

Cleaning franchise opportunity in Northumberland

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Our Fantastic cleaning franchise package gives you the opportunity to offer a range of cleaning services to the residents of Northumberland. You can deliver regular and deep cleaning services, as well as more specific ones including carpet cleaning, end of tenancy cleaning and window cleaning. If you’re not ready to dive deeply, you can start providing one or two types of cleaning and then add other services to your list.

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Fantastic Gardeners Professional Doing Landscaping

Gardening & Landscaping franchise in Northumberland

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By joining our gardening franchise, you’ll be trained to provide different gardening, landscaping and tree surgery services. Performing gardening jobs is specific but we have the know-how and we’re ready to share it with you. We’ll help you choose the best package that suits your preferences, resources and goals and we’ll support you on your way to success.

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Fantastic Handyman Professional

Tradesmen business opportunity in Northumberland

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By joining Fantastic Services and our handyman franchise, you’ll be delivering tradesman, electrical, plumbing, and many other services. This package involves a wide range of services that you can gradually add to your service list.

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Fantastic Pest Control Professional

Pest Control franchise in Northumberland

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The pest control business is one of the most profitable ventures that you can start in the UK. Buying our franchise package will allow you to deliver different pest and rodent control services in Northumberland after we provide you with an initial online and on-site training.

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Fantastic Removals Professional

Removals franchise in Northumberland

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By joining Fantastic Services, getting our removals franchise package, you will own a profitable Man and Van business and help thousands of Northumberland’s residents move their offices or homes. Your movers will not need previous experience, we’ll train them in the best way possible.

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Is Northumberland a favourable place to start your business in?

By analysing the home services market in Northumberland, we found out that this place is a very good location to invest in, due to the economical development of the area. By delivering services under the trusted name of Fantastic Services, you’ll be part of this development while serving thousands of people in the region. But before you do so, here are a couple of numbers we’ve gathered for you:

Quality of life

According to recent studies, Northumberland is the fourth best place to live in the UK. In terms of things like cost of living, employment prospects, income and other factors, Northumberland has a very high quality of life index, compared to the average for the UK.

*Quality of Life Index (higher is better) is an estimation of overall quality of life by using an empirical formula.

Population growth

From 2002 to 2018, the total population of Northumberland increased by 11.8k people, which is around 4% population growth. When choosing a location for your business, don’t forget that a growing population means greater demand every year.

*Population growth shows us there is a number of new households who haven’t yet chosen a preferred supplier.

Social grade and occupation

Social grade is a classification based on the occupation and it classifies the members of a household considering the job of the main income earner. Here you can see what is the approximate social grade of Northumberland:

Social grade graphic Northumberland
  • AB - Higher and intermediate managerial, administrative, professional occupations
  • C1 - Supervisory, clerical and junior managerial, administrative, professional occupations
  • C2 - Skilled manual occupations
  • DE - Semi- and unskilled manual occupations, unemployed and lowest grade occupations

Property ownership vs rental

Another important thing that needs to be mentioned is the property ownership and rented properties in the area. After all, you’ll be delivering services that depend on these stats, such as removals, end of tenancy cleaning, etc.

Northumberland property type graphic
  • Owned - What percentage of the properties in Northumberland are owned
  • Mortgage - What percentage of the properties in Northumberland are mortgaged
  • Rented - What percentage of the properties in Northumberland are rented
  • Other - The percentage of properties in Northumberland that are social rented, rent-free, shared, etc.

If you are interested in starting a business in Northumberland and want to learn more about our opportunities or you have any questions, feel free to contact us at any time!

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