Everyone thinks it’s a piece of cake when it comes to home renovation. There is a little fixing up here and a little paint there, and the job is considered done. But that’s certainly not the case, and ‘Tough Love With Hilary Farr’ proves just that! The series will see interior designer Hilary Farr of ‘Love It or List It’ help families complete their DIY home renovation projects.
As per the synopsis — “Using her signature wit, she will banish their indecision and help them maximize their homes to better suit their needs. As a mom, business owner and life partner, Hilary will draw inspiration from her extensive design experience, as well as her own life lessons, as she develops creative solutions to get these families’ lives back on track.” Looking for other home renovation shows to check out? Consider — ‘Holmes Family Rescue‘, ‘Call the Closer‘, ‘Property Brothers: Forever Home‘ and ‘Houses with History‘.
Who is Hilary Farr?
A familiar face when it comes to HGTV, Hilary Far is the host of the network’s show ‘Love It or List It’ with David Visentin. Apart from this, she is a designer, businesswoman, television host and former actress. Although she was born in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, she spent most her childhood in London, England, UK. She is president of Hilary Farr’s Designs, which has branches in Toronto and in New York City.
Her net worth
As per Celebrity Net Worth, Farr is worth $8 million. Before becoming a full-time interior designer, she was an actress who worked under the name Hilary Labow, and starred in ‘Layout for 5 Models’, ‘Sex Farm’, ‘Never Mind the Quality, Feel the Width’, ‘Legend of the Werewolf’, ‘The Rocky Horror Picture Show’, ‘City on Fire’ and ‘The Return’. She also performed in ‘Grease’ in London in 1973 and had small parts in television sitcoms in the 1980s.
With regard to her design career, Farr has worked on a range of homes, including Jenna Elfman’s home and Jennifer Hudson’s loft in Chicago. She also co-founded Rules of Renovation, a real estate investment seminar series for aspiring investors.
As reported by Distractify, you can also book Farr to speak at conventions, conferences, trade shows, etc via SpeakerBookingAgency. She charges anywhere between $30,000 to $50,000 for these events adding to her income stream. As reported by Home in Canada in 2016, she owns a two-storey cottage in Deer Park, Toronto, Ontario. As per Point2Home, houses in that area are priced from $3,162,500 CAD ($ 2,446,146 USD) onwards.
‘Tough Love With Hilary Farr’ premieres Monday, December 20, 2021 on HGTV at 9pm ET