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Mike Holmes Biography

Mike Holmes

Facts of Mike Holmes

Date of Birth: 1963 , August-3
Birth Nation: Canada
Height: 6 Feet 1 Inch
Name Mike Holmes
Birth Name Michael James Holmes
Father Jim Holme
Mother Shirley Holmes
Nationality Canadian
Birth Place/City Halton Hills
Ethnicity White
Profession Television Show Host
Net Worth $30 million
Weight in KG 83 KG
Famous for Holmes on Holmes
Affair with Anna Zappia
Girlfriend Anna Zappia
Married Yes
Married to Alexandra Lorex
Children 3
Divorce Alexandra Lorex
Online Presence Instagram, Twitter
TV Show Holmes on Holmes, The Marilyn Denis Show, The EllenDeGeneres Show

Quick Timeline of Mike Holmes

1963 Born in Halton Hills, Ontario, Canada
1969 Began learning to craft
1984 Founded his own renovation company
2001 Appeared in the television series, Holmes on Homes
2004 Won Gemini Awards
2006 Published his first book

Detail Timeline of Mike Holmes

August 3 , 1963

Born in Halton Hills, Ontario, Canada

Six feet and one inch tall, Mike Holmes was born as Michael James Holmes in Halton Hills, Ontario, Canada to Jim Holmes and Shirley Holmes. He is Canadian and is of white ethnicity. His father is a former construction worker.

1969

Began learning to craft

When Mike was just 6, he began learning craft from his father who was also a construction worker. He used to teach him every step of construction. With the passage of time, he became more skilled and then at his late teens he began running his own company.

1984

Founded his own renovation company

When he was nineteen, he began running his own contracting company. When he opened this company there were thirteen employees. Two years later, he founded his own renovation company. He began running two successful companies. 

2001

Appeared in the television series, Holmes on Homes

He has also been active in television since 2001. He appeared in his own television series, Holmes on Homes. HGTV was convinced to launch this series as it was a new kind of show. This series ran for four sessions and then from 2009, he began running the television series, Holmes Inspection.

2004

Won Gemini Awards

Gemini Awards is also one of the prestigious awards and he has also been honored with this award several times. He was honored with this award for the first time in 2002 for Viewers' Choice Award. He was also honored with this award in 2009.

2006

Published his first book

Canadian television show host and a residential home improvement contractor, Mike Holmes is a talented guy. He is also active in writing. Till now, he has already published several publication and two successful books, Home Renovation with Canada’s Most Trusted Contractor and Holmes Inspection: Everything you Need to Know Before You Buy or Sell Your Home.

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The Gemini Awards winner for Viewers' Choice Award, Mike Holmes is a television show host and a residential home improvement contractor from Canada. He is famous for his role in the television series, Holmes on Homes.

Mike Holmes bio, Age, Height, Parents

The six feet and one inch tall, Mike Holmes was born as Michael James Holmes in Halton Hills, Ontario, Canada to father Jim Holmes and mother Shirley Holmes on August 3, 1963. He is Canadian and is of white ethnicity.

Mike, who has already established himself as a huge celebrity, acquired his proficiency in his work from his father. In fact, he had already learned a lot by the age of 6. Finally, at the age of 19, he started his first constructing company with 13 workers under his wing.

How old is Mike Holmes?

As of 2019, Mike is 55 years of age.

Is Mike married? Who is his wife? Children

Mike Holmes was a married man in the past, but now he is not in any kind of married relationship with his wife. His first wife was Alexandra Lorex with whom he was married in 1982 at around 19 years of age. She was his childhood love who went on to become his life partner.

Mike CAPTION: Mike Holmes with his ex-wife Alexandra Lorex  SOURCE: Just Jared

With his wife, Mike gave birth to three children, two daughters, and a son. His daughters are Amanda Holmes and Sherry Holmes while his son is Mike Holmes Jr. The pair were together for a decade or so, but they decided to call it quits after the recession hit Mike's family. 

Relationship Status at Present: Who is he dating?

After the divorce with his wife, Mike lived a single's life for a few years before again falling in love with someone named Anna Zappia.

Mike CAPTION: Mike Holmes is Currently dating Girlfriend Anna Zappia SOURCE: Puzzups

The pair have been together ever since as no breakup rumors tend to surface. 

Mike Holmes Children: Know About His Son And Daughter

His son, Mike Holmes Jr., who was born on July 5, 1989, followed in his footsteps into becoming a builder and was married to his teenage love, Lisa Grant in August 2017.

Mike's daughter, Sherry Holmes was born on June 21, 1987. She was not interested in her father's business the same way as her brother, Mike Holmes Jr. She is engaged to Blake Steed since June 2017 and has been involved in her father's business since Hurricane Katrina broke out. 

The details of Mike's eldest daughter Amanda Holmes is unknown but, according to reports, she is a fitness freak and is married with at least two children. 

Career: Beginning and Success

When Mike Holmes was just 6, he began learning the craft from his father, who was also a construction worker. With the passage of time, he became more skilled at it. When he was 19, he began running his own contracting company.

Two years later, he founded his own renovation company. He has also been active in television since 2001. He appeared in his own television series, Holmes on Homes. This series ran for four sessions and then from 2009, he began running the television series, Holmes Inspection.

How Much Is His Net Worth?

Mike Holmes' exact net worth is not known to us but, it is estimated that his net worth is around $30 million in 2019. A few years back, his net worth was supposedly around $25 million

In 2017, Mike earned around $234k from a legal settlement of a case against Gem Equities. The case was for the non-payment of services. Recently in 2018, he has also donated around $30k to The Holmes Foundation.

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