Carter Oosterhouse Net Worth 2017: Short Bio & Wiki

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Carter Nicholas Oosterhouse was born on 19 September 1976, in Traverse City, Michigan USA, to Mary Lopez and Roland Oosterhouse, of Mexican-American and Dutch descent. He is a model and television personality, probably best known as a carpenter in the TLC television series “Trading Spaces”, the HGTV series “Carter Can”, “Red Hot & Green”,”Million Dollar Room” and “Celebrity Motor Homes” and the FYI series “Rowhouse Showdown”.

So just how rich is Carter Oosterhouse? Sources state that Oosterhouse has earned a net worth of over $2 million, as of mid-2016. He has established his wealth through his involvement in the television industry, as well as during his modeling career.

Carter Oosterhouse Net Worth $2 Million

Oosterhouse grew up in Traverse City, the youngest of four siblings. He attended the Grand Traverse Area Catholic School, and later enrolled in Central Michigan University, in Mount Pleasant, MI, graduating with a BA in nutrition and communication.

However, following his two brothers, Oosterhouse learned carpentry from the age of 12, and went on to work as a carpenter during his school days. Upon graduating, he moved to Los Angeles to pursue a modeling and acting career. His first L.A. job was aa a production assistant and tape coordinator for the “Project Greenlight” documentary series.

Oosterhouse first gained popularity in 2003, when he joined the cast of the TLC television series “Trading Spaces”, during the show’s fourth season. He also appeared in the spin-offs “Trading Spaces: Family” and “Trading Spaces: Boys V. Girls”, all of which gave Oosterhouse the opportunity to show his extraordinary carpentry skills, and have significantly contributed to his net worth as well. They also led People magazine to choose him as “The Sexiest Man on TV” in their 2003 issue, and he would eventually be named one of the sexiest men on television by TV Guide Channel, Inside TV magazine, and Cosmogirl as well.

Oosterhouse’s next television appearance was in an episode of the CBS show “Sunday Morning” in 2004. The following year he served as a contributor to NBC’s show “Three Wishes”, and his expertise has enabled the young carpenter to be featured on shows such as “The Tony Danza Show”, “On-Air With Ryan Seacrest”, “The Rachael Ray Show”, “The CBS Early Show”, “The View”, “Entertainment Tonight”, etc. He has been a frequent guest on “The Oprah Winfrey Show” as well, and been involved in several home-improvement shows on HGTV network.

In 2007 he became the host of “Carter Can”, which was followed by a behind-the-scenes show called “The Inside Job”. The following year he started hosting another HGTV show, “Red, Hot & Green”, promoting eco-friendly materials for earth-friendly living. As of 2011, he has hosted the HGTV show called “Million Dollar Rooms”, in which he introduces the viewers to extravagant and expensive homes. He has also hosted HGTV’s “Celebrity Motor Homes”, in which he visits the luxurious tour buses, trailers and motor homes of Hollywood stars. The year 2014 saw him hosting the reality TV series “Rowhouse Showdown” on the FYI network, portraying teams who compete in transforming dilapidated homes. His involvement in the television industry has enabled Oosterhouse to establish himself as a famous home-improvement expert, and all have added to his wealth.

Aside from the foregoing, Oosterhouse has also pursued a modeling career, including numerous modeling campaigns for major names such as Nivea, Lincoln and Miller Light. He has been featured in a number of television commercials, including for Bud Light, Gillette’s M3 Power razor and Rooms To Go. He is also the face of the Nautica’s men’s fragrance Voyage, all of which have added to is net worth.

When it comes to his private life, Oosterhouse has been married to actress Amy Smart since 2011.
The couple is devoted to environmental awareness and education, and to various charity causes as well. Oosterhouse has founded a non-profit organization called Carter’s Kids, focused on building and developing community parks and playgrounds in low-income communities to promote health and welfare.

Quick Facts

Birth date: September 19, 1976
Birth place: Traverse City, Michigan, USA
Profession:Television personality, model
Nationality:American
Spouse:Amy Smart (m. 2011-)
Parents:Mary Lopez, Roland Oosterhouse
Siblings:Todd Oosterhouse, Tyler Oosterhouse, Sienna Penick
Nominations:"Sexiest man on TV", "Sexiest Man Alive" (People magazine's)
Movies:Trading Spaces (2000-2008), Three Wishes (2005), Carter Can (2007), The Great Christmas Light Fight (2013), The Inside Job (2007)
TV shows:Project Greenlight, Million Dollar Rooms (2011), Red Hot & Green show, "The Tony Danza Show", "On-Air With Ryan Seacrest", "The Rachael Ray Show", "The CBS Early Show", "The View"
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Interesting Facts

#Fact
1Appears in a TV commercial for Gillette M3Power
2Engaged to Amy Smart.
3Is Mexican-American. His mother Mary is Mexican.
4Played rugby at CMU
5Attended Central Michigan University in Mt. Pleasant, Michigan, where he earned a degree in Nutrition.


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Filmography

Producer

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Celebrity Motor Homes2014TV Series executive producer
Celebrity Motor Homes2013TV Series executive producer - 2 episodes
Million Dollar Rooms2012TV Series executive producer - 1 episode

Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Rowhouse Showdown2014TV SeriesHimslef - Host
America's Most Smartest Model2007TV Series
Trading Spaces: Family2003TV SeriesCarpenter

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Rachael Ray2009-2015TV SeriesHimself
Rowhouse Showdown2014TV SeriesHimself - Host
The Chew2014TV SeriesHimself
Steve Harvey2014TV SeriesHimself
Kris2013TV SeriesHimself - Co-Host
Marie2013TV Series documentary
The Talk2013TV SeriesHimself - Guest
The Doctors2013TV SeriesHimself
Hot in Cleveland2013TV SeriesHimself
Million Dollar Rooms2012TV SeriesHimself - Host
Celebrity Motor Homes2011TV SeriesHimself
Carter Can2010TV SeriesHimself - Host
Surprise Vacations: Disney Parks Edition2010TV MovieHimself
Change the World: American Heroes2009TV Movie documentaryHimself
The Early Show2009TV SeriesHimself
HGTV Green Home Giveaway 20092009TV MovieHimself - Show Host
HGTV Showdown2008-2009TV Series
Red Hot & Green2008TV Series documentaryHimself
HGTV Green Home 20082008TV MovieHimself
Ultimate Bedrooms for Romance2008TV MovieHimself - Host
The Inside Job2007TV SeriesHimself
Trading Spaces2004-2007TV SeriesHimself - Carpenter / Himself
Three Wishes2005TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Carpenter
The Tony Danza Show2004-2005TV SeriesHimself
Today2005TV SeriesHimself - Correspondent
The Oprah Winfrey Show2004TV SeriesHimself
Playboy: Playmate Erotic Adventures1999Video documentaryAdditional Cast

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