(Businessman, Television personality)
Chip Gaines and his wife Joanna Gaines are the co-owners of Magnolia Homes. They are proud parents of five children. The couple was in the same college but unknown to one another.
Facts of Chip Gaines
|Full Name:||Chip Gaines|
|Age:||46 years 3 months|
|Birth Date:||November 14, 1974|
|Birth Place:||Texas, USA|
|Net Worth:||$18 million (combined)|
|Height / How tall :||5 feet 10 inches (1.78m)|
|Profession:||Businessman, Television personality|
|Father's Name:||Bob Gaines|
|Mother's Name:||Gayle Gaines|
|Best Match for Marriage:||Capricorn, Cancer, Pisces|
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I told myself that I was going to live the rest of my life as if it were Saturday.
Sometimes worrying about something is much worse than the actual thing you’re worrying about. So really, what’s the point in worrying?
If you can’t find happiness in the ugliness, you’re not going to find it in the beauty, either.
Relationship Statistics of Chip Gaines
|What is Chip Gaines marital status ? (single, married, in relation or divorce):||Married|
|When did Chip Gaines get married ? (married date):||May 31, 2003|
|How many children does Chip Gaines have ? (name):||Five(Drake Gaines, Ella Rose Gaines, Duke Gaines, Emmie Kay Gaines, Crew Gaines)|
|Is Chip Gaines having any relationship affair ?:||No|
|Is Chip Gaines gay ?:||No|
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More about the relationship
Chip Gaines is married to Joanna Gaines. Chip and Joanna attended the same university but hadn’t really met.
Chip had a brake failure and came into Joanna’s father’s automobile shop. It is rumored that Chip fell in love with Joanna when he had seen her picture at the automobile shop.
Eventually, they started dating. They had similar ideas about renovating and constructing homes and started to host their show named Fixer Upper. After some time they married.
Chip Gaines married Joanna Gaines on May 31, 2003, and have six children together- three sons- Drake Gaines, Duke Gaines, and Crew Gaines, and two daughters- Ella Rose Gaines and Emmie Kay Gaines.
Together they run the show Fixer Upper and renovate houses together- they couldn’t be any happier! As of August 2019, the Gaines clan welcomed a new member into their ever-expanding crew- an English Mastiff!
Who is Chip Gaines?
Chip Gaines is an American television personality and TV host. He is a businessman involved in the construction and designing of houses.
Also, he has featured on HGTV because of his beautifully renovated houses. He is the husband of beautiful Joanna Gaines who is now shifting to Magnolia headquarters.
Chip and Joanna are planning to launch the Magnolia TV network.
Chip Gaines: Family, Ethnicity
Chip Gaines was born on November 14, 1974, to American parents Bob Gaines, father, and Gayle Gaines, mother in Waco, Texas, United States of America.
He belongs to Norman ancestry.
He has a sister, Shannon Gaines and he does not have any brother.
Since a child, he was interested in sports and played basketball too.
Chip studied at Baylor University- Hankamer School of Business in 1995 whereby, he majored in business, BBA. After his graduation from Baylor University in 1998, he set out and started his private business.
Chip Gaines: Professional Life, Career
Chip Gaines along with wife Joanna Gaines to whom he met at Baylor University, invested in properties in Baylor Area and established their own company, ‘Trinity Properties’.
Chip and his wife were involved in constructing and designing houses for the client the way they wanted. It was followed by his work as a co-owner of his wife’s company Magnolia Homes. Magnolia Homes was a store with all types of home accessories along with constructing and designing.
Furthermore, in 2009, he again opened a company ‘Magnolia Reality’ helping clients locate both dream homes and undervalued properties. He buys old houses at a low price, renovates them, and makes them worth thousands of dollars.
Chip Gaines co-hosted the show Fixer Upper with his wife Joanna Gains which was broadcast in the year 2013. But on 13 March 2018, they announced that it was the last episode of the show.
The reason they said was to focus on their family and children. Their fans and the channel HGTV were upset after knowing the show will end as it was one of the successful shows of HGTV.
Joanna and Chip have announced their new project will be broadcast in 2020 and will replace Discovery’s DIY network. According to TIME, their new project will be about lifestyle, family, and cooking.
As a philanthropist, Chip with her wife to make donations to train employees initiating against racial discrimination.
Awards, Net Worth
Gaines’ Fixer Upper was nominated for awards by Primetime Emmy Awards (2018, 2018), Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards (2018), and more.
As per the business insider, this successful businessman along with her wife has a net worth of $18 million.
In Fixer Upper, Chip and Joanna charge $30,000 as their speaking fee of $150,000 per hour for appearance.
He and his wife own a farmhouse in Waco, Texas.
Chip Gaines: Rumors
-There was a rumor that the well-known personality Chip is Homophobic. This means that he is against homosexual people and same-sex marriage.
-There was also a rumor that Chip Gaines and Joanna Gaines are divorcing but it’s not confirmed. The main reason for their fight was that when Chip went to Mexico for the Spanish immersion program.
Chip was involved in that program for three-month and his business was handled by Joanna Gaines.
He has auburn hair and blue-green eyes. He is 5 feet 10 inches tall and his weight is 77 kg.
He has more than 4.8 million followers on Instagram and he has more than 1 million followers on Twitter.