Pete Nelson is known as the host of his show on Animal Planet, Treehouse Masters. Moreover, he is an American master treehouse builder and an author who is known for the book New Treehouses of the World. His thriving treehouse building and supply company, Nelson Treehouse and Supply helped the reality star to derive his fortunes.
How Much Is Pete Nelson's Net Worth?
Pete Nelson, age 55, has accumulated the net worth of $3 million. He has derived the prominent part of his wealth from his career as reality TV show personality. Pete is receiving a lucrative salary from his stint in American reality TV show, Treehouse Masters (2013 to present).
He is also an architect who has his Washington state business called Nelson Treehouse and Supply. Known as a master treehouse builder, Pete's design cost between $80K to $200K. The most expensive tree house built by Pete costs more than $365,000, which was constructed in Yelm, Washington.
The American celeb owns a British four-wheel, 1994 Land Rover Defender which cost between $6,050 to $15,070. Before he drove Land Rover, he used to ride an SUV, 2007 Toyota Fj Cruiser. His parents also used to own and operate a four-wheels. He had ridden his mother's 1971 Volvo Wagon and father's 1972 BMW 2002. Pere's first car was 1973 Ford F-Series pickup truck, which he bought for $825 when he was 17 years old.
Pete is also an author of the book Treehouses: The Art and Craft of Living Out on a Limb; Home Tree Home: Principles of Treehouse Construction and Other Tall Tales and The Treehouse Book, which was published on the year 1994, 1997 and 2000 respectively. His program, Treehouse Masters, is airing since 31 May 2013 on Animal Planet.
Pete's Married Life With Wife
Pete is married to Judy Nelson, who co-founded Treehouse Point in Issaquah, Washington. The duo tied their knot on 10 August 1986, and they celebrated their 30 years of married life in 2016 visiting the Tourist attraction, Crossroads Village & Huckleberry Railroad in Genesee, Michigan. Pete also shared the picture of him and his beautiful wife on 10 August 2016 via his Instagram.
Pete Nelson and his wife, Judy Nelson, enjoying their 30th wedding anniversary (Photo: Instagram)
Pete and Judy together have three kids: a daughter named Emily Nelson and their twin sons Charlie Nelson and Henry Nelson. Emily was born in the year 1990 whereas their twin sons were born in 1992. Henry, who is also the founder of Nelson Treehouse and Supply, was born on 8 May 1992.
The family of five have appeared in Treehouse Masters. When their kids were small, Judy was not excited living in a tree house, which Pete had built in Colorado Springs. Pete had constructed the tree house in Colorado when he and Judy were college students. When they moved to Seattle, they created a tree house near the park door, and since that day, they are an active master treehouse builder.
The couple is cherishing their bond staying together for more than three decades. Recently, on the occasion of Valentine's day on 14 February 2018, Pete shared their picture on his Instagram and called his wife his beautiful valentine.
Pete Nelson, who was born in 1962 in New York, celebrates his birthday on 4 June. The reality star stands at the height of 1.92 m (6' 3½"). Pete has American nationality and belongs to white ethnicity. As per wiki, Pete loved working with wood and built small model boats with his grandfather from the young age.