If you are a fan of the HGTV series, Property Brothers; then you would have definitely heard of Drew Scott. However, if you do not follow the popular home improvement show, then introductions are in order. Drew Scott is a Canadian realtor who has gone on to become a reality TV star. Alongside twin brother Jonathan, Scott hosts the popular TV series, Property Brothers. The show turns the dreams of property owners into reality and has garnered thousands of fans. It has also received several awards and has catapulted the brothers to celebrity status.
Drew Scott’s Bio (Age)
Andrew Alfred Scott was born on the 28th of April 1978 in Vancouver, British Columbia. He spent his formative years in the town of Maple Ridge and attended Thomas Haney Secondary School. While in high school, the future reality TV star excelled in various sporting activities including basketball and volleyball. He even hoped to play basketball at the college level but suffered a career-ending injury. Following the end of his basketball dreams, Drew Scott enrolled at the University of Calgary to study Kinesiology. He also actively pursued an acting career; appearing in TV series such as Breaker High, Madison and Smallville.
Drew Scott, and brother – Jonathan, first became involved in home renovation when they were quite young. As children, their parents paid them to carry out minor repairs in the house and they also regularly re-organized the living room furniture. When Scott’s acting career experienced a lull, he and his brother decided to turn to real estate in order to sustain themselves. They leased a property and after renovating it; rented it to students at a profit. The brothers eventually made enough money to purchase the house which they renovated and sold at a handsome profit. Following this success, the two brothers continued buying and flipping houses.
Drew Scott eventually decided to get a real estate license while Jonathan became a licensed contractor. The twins thereafter set up a real estate company known as Scott Real Estate Inc. The company grew quite successful and expanded to the American market in 2010.
Is He Married? Wife And Kids
Drew Scott is currently married to Linda Phan, Canadian native of Chinese descent. The couple first met at the Toronto fashion week in 2010. They eventually commenced a relationship and got engaged, six years later, in December 2016. The couple later tied the knot in Italy on the 11th of May 2018. The beautiful ceremony incorporated elements of Chinese and Scottish cultures and included the couple’s closest friends. The wedding later formed the subject of a TLC special titled Linda and Drew Say I Do.
Scott and his wife spent their honeymoon in Ecuador where they assisted a charity organization, WE, to uplift local communities. Prior to the wedding, the philanthropic couple had asked guests not to get them gifts but to instead donate to the same charity. With regard to kids, the two do not have any children yet. They have however expressed their desire to start a family in the nearest future.
Drew Scott hails from a family of five. His father’s name is Jim while his mother’s name is Joanne. His dad is a former actor/stuntman turned counselor, while his mom is a paralegal. The TV star also has an elder brother, simply known as J.D., and an identical twin brother named Jonathan, who is older than Drew by just four minutes. In fact, their mom didn’t even know that she was having twins until delivery time.
As is customary with twins, Drew Scott and Jonathan are quite close and joined hands to form their successful real estate company, as previously mentioned. They have remained partners/collaborators since then and co-host the popular TV series, Property Brothers, as well as its several spinoffs.
Drew Scott’s Net Worth
Drew Scott and his brother have a combined net worth of $20 million. Their fortune stems from their enviable business empire known as Scott Brothers Global. This empire comprises of several ventures such as an outdoor décor line, a customized architecture and home elements company, as well as an entertainment production company. Additionally, the duo has authored several bestselling real estate books.
The Property Brothers star is 6 feet 4 inches tall and his weight is given as 78kg. His hair color is dark brown while his eye color is hazel. Other additional measurements, such as arms/biceps, chest and waist size, is not yet available. The reality TV star has a tall and chiseled physique which he maintains through a healthy lifestyle comprising of a good diet and regular exercises.