Pete Nelson is an American master Treehouse builder, who is widely known as the host of the Animal Planet's television show, Treehouse Masters. He founded the company Nelson Treehouse and Supply.
He is also the co-founder of TreeHouse Workshop and is the co-founder and host of the Global Treehouse Symposium.
Apart from his professional bliss, the reality star has also proved that he can build a beautiful home and maintain it. It’s fair to say that Pete and his wife’s match was made in heaven as they have been together for more than three decades.
Pete Nelson’s Bio
The reality star, Peter was born on 4 June 1962 in New York and is of 56 years of age.
From the very young age, Pete loved working with wood having built small model boats with his grandfather.
Standing at the height of 6’3½" (1.92 m), he graduated from Colorado College in Colorado Springs. Pete designed his first major treehouse while attending high school in Massachusetts, though it was never built.
How Much Is Pete's Net Worth?
The American treehouse builder Pete Nelson has the net worth of around $3 million.
He accumulated the prominent part of his income from his career as a host of American Planet’s hit reality TV show, Treehouse Masters (2013-present).
Moreover, Pete has his own Washington state business called Nelson Treehouse and Supply, a thriving treehouse building and supply company. The most expensive tree house built by Pete costs $365,000, which was constructed in Yelm, Washington.
Besides that, Pete is also an author, who has published several books related to treehouse, including Treehouses: The Art and Craft of Living Out on a Limb (1994); Home Tree Home: Principles of Treehouse Construction (1997) and Other Tall Tales and The Treehouse Book (2000).
He also owns a British four-wheel Land Rover Defender, which cost between $6,050 to $15,070. Before that, he drove a 2007 Toyota FJ, which he still has with him today.
Pete Nelson’s Ecstatic Married Life With Wife
The reality star Pete tied the married knot with his wife, Judy on 10 August 1986. Pete together with his wife, Jude co-founded Treehouse Point in Issaquah, Washington.
It’s been thirty-two years of their married life, but still, they share a great bond with each other. The couple recently celebrated their 32nd years of their married life on 10th August 2018 . Pete even shared the picture of himself and his beautiful wife through his Instagram account.
Pete Nelson wishes his wife Judy on their 32nd wedding anniversary on 10th August 2018 (Photo: Pete Nelson's Instagram)
Apart from his supportive wife, Pete also has three children: a daughter named Emily Nelson (born 1990) and twin sons Charlie Nelson and Henry Nelson (May 1992).
His daughter Emily got married to her husband Patrick on 18 September 2017 at Cleveland Botanical Gardens, in front of only 28 guests including the bride and groom. Pete’s son, Henry Nelson is also the founder of Nelson Treehouse and Supply.
Since Pete is an active user of his social account, he timely flaunts pictures of his wife and his daughter Emily through his social media sites. Back on 18 September 2017, Pete took his Twitter and wished his daughter on her first marriage anniversary.
Moreover, on 14 February 2018, he shared the picture of himself along with his wife wishing her on a very special occasion of Valentine’s Day and calling her his beautiful valentine.
As of now, Peter is cherishing his married life with his wife, Judy, and his family in Fall City, Washington.