Scott McGillivray Biography :: Wife, Net Worth, Family

Date Updated: May 20, 2024

Birth Date April 07, 1978
Birth Name Scott McGillivray
Nickname Scott
Birth Place Richmond Hill, Canada
Residence Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Ethnicity White

Quick Stats
Age 46 Years
Zodiac Sign Aries
Nationality Canadian
Height 6 feet 0 inches (1.83m)
Weight 78 kg (172lbs)
Relationship Status Married
Wife Sabrina McGillivray (m. 2008)

Scott McGillivray was born on April 7, 1978, in Richmond Hill, Canada. He is a Canadian television host, investor, contractor, entrepreneur, author, and educator. He is the executive producer and the regular host of the series Income Property. Income Property is a home renovation show on the DIY Network and HGTV Canada. The show is also aired on the DIY Network & HGTV in the United States. 

Moreover, McGillivray is also a judge on Canada’s Handyman Challenge along with Mike Holmes, Bryan Baeumler & Paul Lafrance and HGTV’s All American Handyman along with Mike Holmes. He wrote a book named How to Add Value to your Home in 2014 in which he instructed house-owner how to make the most of their renovation investments.

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Quick Facts:

Birth Date

April 7, 1978


42 Years

Birth Name

Scott McGillivray

Birth Place

Richmond Hill, Canada



Zodiac Sign



6 feet 0 inches (1.83 m)


78 kg (172 lbs)

Net Worth

$4 Million



Relationship Status



Sabrina McGillivray (m. 2008)


Myah McGillivray & Layla McGillivray

Personal Life; Married, Wife, Daughters

Scott McGillivray is currently married to Sabrina McGillivray, an Elementary School Teacher. The duo exchanged their wedding vows on June 22, 2008, in Canada.

The lovely couple first met each other on a beach. Both of them were on separate vacations. After Scott met Sabrina, he asked her to play volleyball with him, but she denied it. Later that day in the evening, they again met & slowly started their friendship and started dating after some time. It was love at first sight for Scott.

Scott with his wife Sabrina and daughters Myan and Layla | Source: Scott's Instagram

They are blessed with two lovely daughters; Myah McGillivray (born. on January 25, 2012) and Layla McGillivray (born. October 29, 2013). The family of 4 divides their time between residences in Fort Myers, Florida & Toronto, Ontario.

Education, Career, Net Worth

Scott McGillivray was born and raised in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. He attended the University of Guelph and graduated in 2001 with an honors degree in Commerce. He was inspired to be a property investor and entrepreneur while doing a school project about income properties developed into a business model.

At the age of 21, he took a student loan with which he purchased and renovated his first rental property. With the help of a student loan, he owned 5 rental properties at the age of 23. In 2004, he became a licensed contractor. As of now, he owns hundreds of income properties across the United States and Canada. Later in 2008, he joined HGTV as a host in the United States and Canada. He has stared in over 400 episodes of television. He is best known for the HGTV series Income PropertyBuyers Bootcamp, and Moving the McGillivrays.


Moreover, Scott is the CEO of McGillivray Group and McGillivray Entertainment. He is also a co-founder of Keyspire, which is a real estate investor in properties across North America and also provides real estate investing education.

He has an estimated net worth of around $4 Million and earns millions from his profession.

Detailed Physical Stats

Scott stands tall exactly at a height of 6 feet (1.83 meters) and weighs around 78 kg (172 pounds). He has dark brown colored hair and eyes.

Interesting Facts About Scott McGillivray

  • Scott McGillivray’s wife Sabrina currently works as an elementary school teacher in York Catholic District School Board in Ontario, Canada.
  • His wife is also a talented dancer.
  • He has co-authored a number of real estates investing books such as Quick Start To Cash Flow (2011), Cash Flow for Life (2012) & The Investors Tool Kit (2011) with business partner Michael Sarracini.
  • His real estate education company, Keyspire was previously named The Lifetime Wealth Academy.