One part savvy real estate investor, one part skilled contractor and one part accomplished entrepreneur, Scott McGillivray is a triple threat.
Before graduating with an Honors degree in Commerce, Scott had already discovered his calling. What began as an ambitious school project about income properties developed into a unique and strategic business model that Scott would later execute himself. Scott learned his trade through necessity – he became a licensed contractor to renovate and maintain his rental properties. Now his passion lies in educating people to make smart investment and renovation decisions and how to succeed in the uber-competitive world of real estate.
Scott’s been a top rated HGTV star in the US and Canada since 2008, starring in over 300 episodes, and is best known as the star and award-winning Executive Producer of HGTV hit series’ Moving the McGillivrays and Income Property. He is currently in production on Buyers Bootcamp, a new series premiering in 2018.
Scott is also an accomplished businessman; he’s CEO of McGillivray Group and McGillivray Entertainment, co-founder of real estate investing education company Keyspire, and a real estate investor with properties across North America. As a skilled contractor, best-selling author, educator, and leading guest expert, Scott McGillivray is trusted for successful renovation and return on investment tactics. McGillivray is a respected influencer and digital trailblazer who engages daily with his 600,000+ followers, and is a proud ambassador for Habitat for Humanity Canada.
Scott is married with two daughters. The family splits their time between their homes in Toronto and Fort Myers.