• David Visentin is a TV personality and realtor best known for hosting the Canadian-American home design show "Love It or List It".
• He holds Canadian nationality and is partly of Italian descent.
• He has worked at Country Living Realty and has appeared in a variety of shows such as "Kortney & Dave: By Request", "Makeover Manor", and "The Today Show".
• He is married to Krista and they have a son together.
• As of May 2020, his net worth is estimated at over $6 million.

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SpouseKrista Visentin

Who is David Visentin? Wiki Bio

David Scott Michael Visentin was born in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, on 28 June 1965 – his zodiac sign is Cancer and he holds Canadian nationality. He is a TV personality and a realtor. probablybest known for serving as one of the hosts of the Canadian-American home design show “Love It or List It”. The series started airing in 2008, and is today hosted by David, Hilary Farr and Jason Byrd, and is about the hosts who renovate the houses of people who don’t want to live in them anymore, and who have to decide after the renovation whether they want to remain living there or still want to move out.

The series counts 14 seasons and 206 episodes.

Early life and education

David is of part-Italian descent, and was raised an only child in Toronto by his father Nick Visentin who was working at his own real estate agency, and his mother who was a lawyer.

David attended a public high school where he became interested in sports, playing football and baseball, while learning about his father’s business and occasionally helping him while he was talking to people looking to buy houses. Upon matriculation in 1983, David enrolled at college and graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in 1987.

Career as a TV personality and other ventures

David worked several jobs for 10 years after graduation, but spent most of this time working at his father’s agency. He gained recognition in 1997 when he started working at Country Living Realty, based in Rosemont, Ontario, and spent the next 16 years there.

After launching his career as a TV host in 2008 when he was accepted to serve as the host in “Love It or List It”, he went on to appear in a variety of other shows too, with his next notable appearance being in 2011 in the talk show “Kortney & Dave: By Request”, hosted by Dave and Kortney Wilson, and Preet Banerjee, and which is about their listeners and the audience who get to tell their own stories in every episode of the show.

In 2012, David guest starred in two episodes of the Canadian daytime TV talk show “The Marilyn Denis Show”, which aired its first episode on 10 January 2012, and is about all the news in the fields of fashion, cuisine, and the film industry. The year 2013 saw David as a celebrity judge in the reality TV series “Brother vs. Brother”, about two brothers who gather their own team of people who are designers, contractors, or builders depending on the task, and who then compete against each other.

In 2014, he was invited to appear in a single episode of the series “Makeover Manor”, which starred Paul Wharton, Toy Holmes and Jason Sky Bland and counted two seasons and 25 episodes before it ended.

From 2015 to 2017, David made guest appearances in the weekly Canadian comedy series “This Hour Has 22 Minutes”, and the American syndicated talk show “Harry”, before he was invited to appear in four episodes of the morning American news and talk series “The Today Show”, which has been airing since 1952, and which today stars Savannah Guthrie, Hoda Kotb and Al Roker. The show brings domestic and international news every day, while it also provides weather reports and interviews with people involved in politics, sports, and in the business industry – it now counts over 4600 episodes, and has won 22 awards including three Primetime Emmys, and been nominated for 41 others.

David Visentin

David’s most recent appearance has been in the American daytime talk show “Megyn Kelly Today” in 2018, which also starred Matt Iseman, and Akbar Gbajabiamila, and which covers the latest news and interesting national and international stories. It began airing in 2017, and ended in 2018 after 292 episodes.

Love life and relationship. Is he married to his wife or gay?

There are still rumors circulating the internet that the popular realtor might be gay, even though it is widely known that he has been married to Krista since 7 October 2006. They met in 2004 at a party, introduced by a mutual friend, and married in a private ceremony attended by a few of their closest friends and family.

They have been together for around 16 years, including the two years they spent dating – on 30 March 2011, Krista gave birth to their son Logan, and the family of three is currently leading a peaceful life in Barrie, Ontario.

A rumor has it that David has been having an affair with his co-host in “Love It or List It” Hilary Farr for several years now. People started noticing that the two are rather too close in the show, and while both of them have addressed the rumors and stated they are not romantically linked, it is still widely believed that they have something going on between them.

Hilary is a divorced woman, and has a son.

Hobbies and other interests

David is a highly social person who enjoys meeting new people which is one of the reasons why he fell in love with the real estate business. He likes to travel, and has been all around Canada for both work and pleasure, while he has been to several US states such as New York and Texas, and has vacationed in Europe a couple of times in countries such as France and England.

He likes to play golf with his friends, and was in his 20s physically very active as he had several training sessions at the gym each week, and was following a somewhat healthy diet.

In his spare time David likes to watch movies, and some of his favorite actors and actresses are Robert De Niro, Bruce Willis and Angelina Jolie, while some of his favorite movies are “Taxi Driver”, “Pulp Fiction”, and “Lara Croft: Tomb Raider – the Cradle of Life”.

Appearance and net worth

David is 54 years old. He has short brown hair and brown eyes, is 5ft 8ins (1.73m) tall, and weighs around 150lbs (68kgs). As of May 2020, his net worth is estimated at over $6 million.

General Info

Full NameDavid Visentin
ProfessionReal Estate Broker, Engineer, Television presenter
EducationUniversity of Waterloo


SpouseKrista Visentin
ParentsNick Visentin


TV ShowsLove It or List It

Social profile links




Harry2017TV SeriesHimself
Today2015-2017TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Guest
Brother vs. Brother2013-2015TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Judge
Brother vs. Brother: Highlights2015TV Series documentaryHimself
HGTV Insider2015TV Series documentaryHimself
Makeover Manor2013TV SeriesHimself
Love It or List It2008-2013TV SeriesHimself - Host
Kortney & Dave: By Request2011TV SeriesHimself

Source: IMDb, Wikipedia

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