With over 260 offices, PDA provides unparalleled nationwide coverage.

Franchise Information

According to Entrepreneur Magazine, the four top qualities a franchisor looks for in a potential franchisee are:

  • Effective communication skills
  • The ability to be coached
  • General business skills
  • Well-grounded financial plan and resources

We want our franchisees to make the PDA name the best in the business—but, most importantly, we want them to be successful.

To help you reach your goals we offer our owners:

  • Widely-known and respected trade name
  • Computerized office management system
  • Training and ongoing management assistance
  • National marketing support


Property Damage Appraisers is the industry's largest franchised appraising company. We provide automobile and property appraisal services for insurance companies and self-insureds.

Start the conversation

We'd love to talk further if PDA sounds like a good fit.
If you have at least 1 year claims experience and 2 years of auto physical damage experience or you have at least 18 months of claims experience, then contact us to request franchise information.

Entrepreneur Magazine Winner

"Chosen 6 times as the #1 ranked out of 500 by Entrepreneur Magazine in its annual Franchise 500 listing." Entrepreneur's Franchise 500 is widely considered the best and most comprehensive rating of franchises in the world. It uses a complex formula to identify today's top franchise opportunities. The factors considered in the ranking include financial strength, stability, growth rate and size of the franchise system.