McGillivray Entertainment is a Toronto-based producer of original lifestyle and entertainment programming. Founded by executive producer and HGTV/DiY star, Scott McGillivray, McGillivray Entertainment’s focus is to bring a fresh approach to content accompanied by multi-media experiences that will resonate with both television and online audiences in North America and internationally.


HGTV star Scott McGillivray is looking for unique properties to renovate and turn into successful short term vacation rentals for a new HGTV series!


  • Must be located in Ontario; seeking farmhouses, boat houses, cottages, cabins, chalets, etc.
  • Must have a minimum of $50,000 towards the renovation
  • Must be avaliable approx 5-6 days over a period of the 8-10 week renovation
  • Must be fun, outgoing, and super passionate about real estate investing


Please complete the following casting application information. You will be asked to upload interior and exterior photos of the property and a photo of yourself and your partner and/or family.

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I understand that by submitting this application, McGillivray Entertainment has no obligation to select me for participation in the series. I acknowledge that all the information provided on this application is true, and that any false information submitted is grounds for elimination from consideration.