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Chip Gaines Bio, Age, Net Worth 2022, Salary, Wife, Kids, Height, Books

Chip Gaines Bio, Age, Net Worth 2022, Salary, Wife, Kids, Height, Books

Facts of Chip Gaines

Full Name:Chip Gaines
Birth Date:November 14, 1974
Age:49 years
Profession:Businessman, Television personality
Height: 5 feet 10 inches (1.78m)
WifeJoanna Gaines
MarriedJoanna Gaines
Net Worth$7.6 million
Eye ColorGreenish Blue
Hair ColorLight Brown
Birth PlaceTexas
EthnicityNorth American
EducationBaylor University
FatherBob Gaines
MotherBob Gaines
SiblingsShannon Gaines
KidsDrake Gaines, Duke Gaines, and Crew Gaines, Ella Rose Gaines and Emmie Kay Gaines
Twitter Chip Gaines Twitter
Instagram Chip Gaines Instagram
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Chip Gaines is an American TV personality and best remembered for HGTV reality television show Fixer Upper. He is a significant businessman involved in the construction and design of houses.

He is also known as the husband of the beautiful Joanna Gaines. The couple now relocates to Magnolia headquarters.

Early Life and Family of Chip

Gaines was born in Waco, Texas, USA, as the son of American parents. His father’s name is Gayle Gaines and his mother’s name is Bob Gaines. He was born on November 14, 1974, and grew up in a Christian family. As of 2019, he is 45 years old with the birth sign Scorpio. He has a sister named Shannon Gaines. His age is 44 years old. His nationality is American and his ethnic origin is North American. He has an interest in sports and played basketball at an early age.

To raise his interest in the economy, he attended the Baylor University-Hankham School of Business in 1995, where he did a BBA, a major in business. After graduating from Baylor University in 1998, he was ready to start his own business and take a positive step towards his dream.

Are Chip Gaines and Joanna Gaines still Happily Living Together?

American businessman Chip Gaines married beautiful  Joanna Gaines. Actually, Chip and Joanna had gone to the same university but had never met before. The duo met at Joanna’s father’s automobile shop when Chips’ car had suffered from brake failure.

It said that Chip had fallen in love with Joanna when he saw her picture in her father’s automobile business. Later on, they finally fell in love and began to date. They had similar ideas regarding the renovation and construction of the houses and started to moderate their show called Fixer Upper.

After getting to know each other well, they tied a knot. Chip Gaines married Joanna Gaines on March 31, 2003, and has five children as a sign of her marital relationship. The married couple has three sons (Drake Gaines, Duke Gaines, and Crew Gaines) and two daughters (Ella Rose Gaines and Emmie Kay Gaines).

Chip Gaines with his wife Joanna Gaines
Caption: Chip Gaines with his wife Joanna Gaines

The duo has a wonderful married life, which can also be seen in the Show Fixer Upper. When talking about Chip Gaines ‘previous relationships, there is no information about Chip Gaines’ former girlfriends.

Homophobic Controversy

There was a rumor that he is homophobic. That is, he is against homosexual people and same-sex marriage. However, this rumor is not yet confirmed. There was also a rumor that Chip Gaines and Joanna Gaines divorced, but it’s not confirmed as well.

Chip has an appealing body figure. He stands at the height of 5 feet 10 inches and weighs 77 kg. Likewise, he has brown hair color and greenish-blue eyes color with a white skin tone.

Chip Gaines is active on social sites including Instagram and Twitter and has 4.4 million followers on Instagram and 1.02 million followers on the Twitter account. However, he is not using a Facebook account.


Likewise, he also has written and published two books name Capital Gaines: Smart Things I Learned Doing Stupid Stuff and The Magnolia Story.  He and his wife are relocating their headquarters in Magnolia.

Gaines Couple’s Salary and Net Worth

Chip Gaines has accumulated a decent amount of sum from her professional career.  Gaines has an estimated net worth of around $7.6 million with his annual salary of $1 million. His main source of income is his business. According to TIME, he earns $30,000 per episode of Fixer Upper.

According to Real Simple, Gaines and his wife Joanna share a $9 million net worth. Furthermore, the couple went through the EPA for violating lead color safety rules, resulting in a $40,000 fine. According to Go Banking Council, Chip and his wife have assets of $18 million.

Chip Gaines’s Career with Wife

  • Chip Gaines started his career with his affectionate wife Joanna Gaines, whom he met at Baylor University.
  • He has invested his property in Baylor Area in the business and founded his own company “Trinity Properties”.
  • Chip and his wife were involved in building and designing the customer’s home as they wanted.
  • Magnolia Homes is a shop where all sorts of home accessories as well as designs are available.
  • He hosted the show Fixer Upper with his wife Joanna Gains, which aired in 2013.
  • However, on March 13, 2018, they announced that it was the last episode of the show.
  • The reason for the end is that they wanted to focus on their family and children.
  • Their fans and the HGTV channel were upset when they knew the show would end as it was one of HGTV’s hit shows.
Chip Gaines on his showFixerUpper
Caption: Chip Gaines on his showFixerUpper
  • In addition, in 2009 he reopened a company, “Magnolia Reality”, which helps clients to find dream homes and undervalued properties.
  • He buys the old houses at a reasonable price, renovates them, and makes them worth thousands of dollars.