Facts of Jonathan Scott
|Full Name||Jonathan Scott|
|Birth Name||Jonathan Silver Scott|
|Profession||TV Personality, Contractor, Real Estate Agent|
|Birth City||Vancouver, British Columbia|
|Father Name||Jim Scott|
|Mother Name||Joanne Scott|
|Spouse||Zooey Deschanel (dating)|
|Relation With||Kelsy Ully (divorced)|
|Education||University of Calgary|
|Date of Birth||April 28,1978|
Jonathan Silver Scott, 43, is a Canadian reality and television personality who is best known as the co-host of Property Brothers alongside his twin brother Drew Scott.
He is also widely popular for the shows' spin-offs like Buying and Selling, Brother Vs. Brother, and Property Brothers: At Home. Moreover, Jonathan also works as the executive producer of Scott Brothers Entertainment and creates TV, films, and digital content.
How Rich Is Jonathan Silver?
According to Celebrity Net Worth, Jonathan net worth is estimated at around $100 million as of early May 2020. He and his brother's combined net worth is reportedly $200 million as of May 2020.
The duo amassed their multi-million dollar fortune from their successful career of real estate.
He reportedly resides in his 5,000 sq.ft mansion in Las Vegas, Nevada alongside his brother.
Success To Million-Dollar Fortune
Scott began investing in real estate along with his brother following their graduation. The twin brothers purchased their first investment property for $200 thousand and made a $50,000 profit.
He moved to Vancouver at the age of 19 and began building large-scale illusions with the goal of eventually developing a touring theater show. Unfortunately, Jonathan was tricked by a man who stole his entire production which destroyed the show and left him with a $80,000 in debt. At 20, he filed for bankruptcy.
He later enrolled at the Southern Alberta Institute of Technology and became licensed as a contractor.
In 2009, the twins were offered a show called My Dream Home which based around them and their work. The show was picked up by W Network in Canada and became the no.1 rated show on the network.
The following year, they founded Scott Brothers Entertainment with office in the U.S. and Canada. In 2011, they produced the reality television show Property Brothers which is now aired in over 150 countries.
The twins has been investing, buying, selling, and flipping properties for over a decade now. Their TV show spin-offs Buying and Selling and Brother vs. Brother airs in HGTV.
Besides their real estate business, they also appear on talk shows including Jimmy Kimmel Live!, Today, and Chelsea.
Did You Know? They also designed a house for the models on America's Next Top Model.
Biography and Personal Details
Jonathan Silver Scott was born on 28th April 1978, in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, to Joanne and Jim Scott. He holds a Canadian nationality and has White-Caucasian ethnic descent.
He went to Thomas Haney Secondary School and later enrolled and graduated from the University of Calgary.
Is Dating Actress Zooey Deschanel
The 43-year-old reality star is currently dating American actress Zooey Deschanel. She is widely known for Mumford and Almost Famous. The couple first met during a segment of Carpool Karaoke in August 2019.
He was previously married to his long-time girlfriend Kelsy Ully. The couple dated for a while and exchanged their wedding vows on 7th July 2007. However, due to irreconcilable differences they parted ways in 2013.
Apart from his profession, Jonathan is actively involve in several kinds of charitable and philanthropic works.
He performed magic for children in a hospital's oncology ward and raised money for St. Jude Children's Research.
He also supports charitable foundations like Artists for Peace and Justice, Habitat For Humanity, and St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.