Listed below are the estimated expenses for opening an Old Carolina Barbecue Co. restaurant:

           Initial Franchise Fee     $  30,000     -     $  30,000
  Training Expenses   $    1,200   -   $    3,000
  Real Estate Expenses   $    2,800   -   $  20,000
  Leasehold Improvements (buildout)   $120,000   -   $330,000
  Architect Design Fees   $  10,000   -   $  25,000
  Survey Licenses and Fees   $    2,000   -   $  20,000
  Equipment   $  75,000   -   $145,000
  Fixtures and Furnishings   $  27,500   -   $  40,000
  Opening Inventory   $    5,500   -   $    8,000
  Insurance   $    3,000   -   $    6,000
  Deposits, License Fees, Prepaid Expenses, Utilities   $    4,500   -   $    9,000
  Grand Opening   $    2,000   -   $    4,000
  Local Store Marketing    $       500   -   $    1,000
  Printing   $       500   -   $    1,000
  G & A Expenses, signs    $    3,000   -   $    5,000
  Signage    $    5,000   -   $  10,000
  Professional Services   $    1,000   -   $    3,000
  Additional Funds for 3 Months    $  10,000   -   $  15,000
 

  

           
  Estimated Total Ranges from   $303,500   -   $675,000
               

 

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