About Mike Holmes
It has been announced that the current sum of Mike Holmes net worth is 25 million dollars. It has been known that he accumulated such a huge net worth through his career as a TV star as well as home improvement contractor. He is the host of his own show called “Holmes on Homes”, where he is helping people to renovate their houses successfully. Thus, being a TV star is one of the most important sources of Mike Holmes net worth. The show is based in the area of Toronto, Ontario. Another TV show for which he is also known is titled “Holmes Inspection”. In addition, he is serving as a judge on another TV show called “Handyman Superstar Challenger”. He is also appearing on the American version of this show called “All American Handyman”, in which he is joined by Scott McGillivray.
When he was only 6 years old, he learned how to renovate houses from his father, who was also involved into this business. When he was only 19 years old, Mike Holmes began his own company, for which worked 13 employees. Two years later, Mike Holmes became the owner of his renovation firm and it started to bring first bigger sums of money to Mike Holmes net worth.
During his career as a contractor, which has lasted for more than 20 years, he has established two companies, which served as one of the main sources of Mike Holmes net worth, as well. Mike Holmes family has also appeared on his TV shows, mainly his children – Sherry, Amanda and Mike Jr.
In 2006, Mike Holmes started one of his biggest renovations, when he realized that one house was repaired so badly that it was no point in trying to fix it. Thus, he saw as the best solution to tear the house down and build another one. This is how his project called The Holmes Foundation started. The project’s main objective is to encourage young people to help into renovation business as well as help people who have suffered from bad renovations. Mike Holmes is also known as a big contributor to the organization called SOS Children’s Villages.
In 2006, Mike Holmes was awarded in Canada’s House of Commons, where he was recognized because of his business abilities and for the help to people who suffered from bad renovations. Mike Holmes got the titles of “an accomplished master builder with a social conscience” and “extraordinary craftperson”.