Canadian HGTV stars Jonathan and Drew Scott have been investing in real estate for well over two decades, beginning with a modest $200,000 cottage they bought directly out of high school. Property records now reveal the 42-year-old identical twins, whose elephantine “Property Brothers” home-improvement empire encompasses several TV shows, web series, and original music, have acquired their biggest project to date: a $9.5 million estate in the Westside L.A. neighborhood of Brentwood.
Although it’s worlds apart from what anyone would consider cheap, the new Scott estate was not-so-subtly marketed as a very A-list fixer-upper or teardown; the “trophy property” features an elegant 1930s mansion that “could be renovated or replaced,” per the listing.
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Specifically, the property is comprised of two side-by-side lots in Brentwood’s exclusive Mandeville Canyon that combined, total approximately one acre of flat land. The