More cremations, longer life expectancies, shifting religious beliefs, operational costs rising, fewer funeral homes, and aging cemeteries – these are among the many factors shaping the funeral service and cemetery profession today.
The changing landscape means many funeral homes and cemeteries will need to adapt in unique ways:
Many of these changes require financing.
Roosevelt Investments has an alliance* with The Foresight Companies, which since 1987 has provided transactional, financial and management consulting to over 3,000 funeral homes and 1,000 cemeteries.
The Foresight Companies have also performed appraisals for more than 2,500 funeral homes, 800 cemeteries and originated more than $750,000,000 in financing. In addition, Foresight has assisted over 500 private business owners buying or selling businesses representing an aggregate value of a billion dollars in business transactions.
For those seeking to sell or transfer your business, Foresight has expertise in all facets of the process. Foresight can help:
You have worked hard to build your funeral home or cemetery and your reputation within the community. It is important that the work you’ve done, and the wealth and value you’ve created, be protected during any kind of business deal or transfer.