Scott McGillivray Talks Fatherhood, His TV Shows & Working With His Family

Scott McGillivray sits down with me to talk about his fatherhood journey. We chat about how he really enjoys working with his family on his TV shows. Scott shares some of the life skills he is teaching his daughters. After that we talk about his shows including, Scott’s Vacation House Rules. In addition, Scott shares an incredible story about buying a house while he was in college. Lastly, we finish the interview off with the Fatherhood Quick Five.

About Scott McGillivray

For more than a decade, homeowners and aspiring investors have enjoyed the warmth and humor of Scott’s easygoing approach to real estate investing. As the host and executive producer of HGTV’s award-winning series Income Property, Scott made making money in real estate a reality for hundreds of hardworking homeowners across North America. Since then, through endeavors in education, public speaking and linear and digital television production, Scott has empowered countless others to take control of their finances by making smart renovation and real estate choices.

When he’s not on a build site, speaking in front of a sold-out audience or filming one of his many shows, you can find Scott at home in Toronto, ON spending time with his wife Sabrina and daughters, Myah and Layla. Make sure you follow Scott on Twitter at @smcgillivray. Go to for more on Scott.

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About The Art of Fatherhood Podcast 

The Art of Fatherhood Podcast follows the journey of fatherhood. Your host, Art Eddy talks with fantastic dads from all around the world where they share their thoughts on fatherhood. In addition, you get a unique perspective on fatherhood. You hear from guests like Joe Montana, Kevin Smith, Danny Trejo, Jerry Rice, Jeff Foxworthy, Patrick Warburton, Jeff Kinney, Paul Sun-Hyung Lee, Kyle Busch, Dennis Quaid, Dwight Freeney and many more.

5 thoughts on “Scott McGillivray Talks Fatherhood, His TV Shows & Working With His Family”

  1. What an inspiring interview! Scott McGillivray’s dedication to fatherhood and his commitment to balancing work and family life is truly admirable. It’s incredible to see someone like him not only succeeding professionally but also making his loved ones a priority. His TV shows continue to resonate with audiences, and the fact that he involves his family in his work just adds an extra layer of heart and authenticity. Thank you for sharing this insightful conversation! Keep up the great work


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