Scott Yancey is an American reality TV star and also a real estate broker who claimed fame through the television series, Flipping Vegas. Scott was much interested in the line of real estate from a very young age, and he completed his first deal when he was 14. So, what would be the net worth a guy at 49 who started to earn at 14? Continue reading to know more about the life and net worth of Scott Yancey in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
Scott E. Yancey was born on July 9, 1969, in Los Angeles County, California, the United States. When Scott was 8, his parents divorced, and he moved to his grandfather’s house along with his mother and his brother. His grandfather is a pet lover from whom Scott inherited the quality of having special love for pets. When he was 14, he completed his first real estate deal with the $30,000 he got from an insurance settlement.
Scott married Amie Yancey on January 26, 2000. The couple is famous for their love towards animals as they have two dogs, two Friesian horses, two mini pigs and a donkey JackAss. Scott has attention deficit hyperactivity disorder.
Career, Awards & Nominations
After completing his first real estate deal, Scott used the money to complete his graduation and went on to work for Walter J. Plum III. Walter is a real estate investor with whom Scott worked for a long time assisting him in many real estate deals.
The duo purchased a 40-unit apartment and renovated into a condominium which was sold for a good profit. After quitting the company of Walter, Scott started to buy and sell lands and structures independently. He went on to establish departmental stores in Provo, Utah, Las Vegas, and Arizona.
In 2008, he formed his real estate brokerage and investment firm Goliath Company. Yancey along with Lovable Scoundrels Productions did a TV series for A&E in 2010 titled Flipping Vegas. The show portrayed Scott and his wife Amie, renovate and sell ruined structures. The show premiered from June 18, 2011, to September 27, 2014. Following the success of the series, the couple gave numerous speeches and conducted events to educate people about the nuances of the real estate business.
Net Worth & Earnings
He currently lives in Las Vegas, Nevada in quite a big house that hosts his family and his pets. He is also known for his love for cars and he in an interview said that he has owned more than 40 cars so far including, Mustang, Toyota, McLaren, and Porsche. His successful journey as a real estate broker and a TV personality has contributed a lot to his net worth that is estimated to be $25 million.
Scott has also written two books, Go Time and Flipping Your Way to Real Estate Profits. The first book speaks about his real estate inspirations and the second one is written to illuminate people to succeed in the business. He has also donated a house to war veterans and has done a lot of charity for the injured soldiers.