HGTV Star Scott McGillivray signs Long-Term Exclusive Endorsement with ApartmentLove.com

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Calgary, AB (August 15, 2018) – ApartmentLove Inc., the favorite home and apartment rental website of landlords and tenants across Canada and the United States, is thrilled to announce that it and Scott McGillivray – host of many home renovation and apartment rental shows, have signed a long-term and exclusive endorsement agreement.

Airing in 40-countries around the world, McGillivray’s award-winning productions include: Income Property – which aired for 11 seasons, Moving the McGillivrays, Buyers Bootcamp and the digital series Scott’s House Call. Viewed every day by millions of admiring fans across TV, the internet and social media; McGillivray is among the most recognized and trusted figures in the North American real estate, renovation and rental industry.

“ApartmentLove is my favorite home and apartment rental website in Canada and the United States.” -Scott McGillivray

McGillivray is a former tenant and current landlord having experience with many rental properties across North America. When asked why he has endorsed ApartmentLove as his ‘favorite home and apartment rental website in Canada and the United States’, McGillivray said, “ApartmentLove is the real deal. They’ve got a solid management team that understands the rental marketing space with a great website that’s easy-to-use and works very well for both landlords and tenants.” He added, “I’m excited to partner with ApartmentLove to help make it the ‘go-to’ website for landlords and tenants.”

Already among the largest home and apartment rental platforms in the world, ApartmentLove.com advertises more than 170,000 daily active rental listings on behalf of private landlords, property managers and large-scale apartment owners and operators from coast to coast. Thinking back over the 3-years since ApartmentLove’s founding, Trevor Davidson – President & CEO of ApartmentLove, said, “We set out to build a trustworthy and professional platform that resonated with both landlords and tenants as a safe and efficient online environment.” He added, “Scott’s endorsement today of ApartmentLove is a transformation win for the Company and validates all our hard work. Moreover, Scott’s endorsement kicks-off the next phase of our direct sales and integrated marketing plans. We’re ecstatic to have Scott on our side and are looking forward to growing and innovating together for many years to come.”

ApartmentLove is also pleased to announce that Andrew McGillivray, President of McGillivray Group, has joined ApartmentLove’s Board of Directors. “ApartmentLove has the type and kind of growth-oriented and proven-scalable operation that makes internet-based businesses so exciting” explained McGillivray, “I’m eager to begin working with the board to help ApartmentLove execute its growth by acquisition plans, consolidate the fragmented rental listing marketplace and implement new and creative strategies that will set ApartmentLove apart”. Scott McGillivray has also agreed to join as an Advisor to the Company. 

When asked what this means for the Company and its shareholders, Philip Doublet – Chairman of ApartmentLove, explained “Andrew adds an expertise in brand management and strategic marketing with an unmatched knowledge of best practices related to celebrity endorsements.” 

ApartmentLove.com is accelerating the online apartment rental process in more than 10,000 markets across Canada and throughout the United States, matching landlords and prospective tenants faster than ever before.

About ApartmentLove®

Launched in the fall of 2015, ApartmentLove is the professional and proven effective rental solution needed by both landlords and tenants from around the world. Carefully targeted and beautifully styled, ApartmentLove.com resonates with prospective tenants, professional landlords and the coveted millennial generation because of its easy-to-use interface, comprehensive listing inventories, engaging online environment, and dynamic and memorable branding. Bringing together the best qualified tenants and the most desirable rental listings from across Canada and throughout the United States, ApartmentLove.com is among the largest home and apartment rental websites in the world!

Visit ApartmentLove.com and follow along on Facebook and Instagram for fun and creative home décor concepts, interior design ideas and home renovation tips and techniques from rental expert and HGTV star Scott McGillivray!

About Scott McGillivray

Scott McGillivray is well known as the star and award-winning executive producer of HGTV hit series Moving the McGillivrays, Income Property, and his newest series Buyers Bootcamp, educating homeowners to make smart renovation and investment decisions. For more than 15 years Scott has been investing in properties across North America. What began as an ambitious school project about income properties developed into a long-term and successful investing strategy that shows no signs of slowing down. Scott learned his trade through necessity – he became a licensed contractor to renovate and maintain his rental properties and with that “cost-saving strategy,” Scott parlayed his success and consistently grew his real estate portfolio. Scott currently owns dozens of properties across North America and houses hundreds of happy tenants. scottmcgillivray.com

About McGillivray Group

McGillivray Group is responsible for ‘all things Scott McGillivray’. Led by President, Andrew McGillivray, the brand has experienced significant growth with a global reach of more than 700 million unique annual impressions.  The Group spans four business areas including brand management, endorsement partnerships and products, real estate holdings and developments, and linear TV and digital production through McGillivray Entertainment.  In addition to television production some of the Group’s recent endeavors include a slate of original digital programming including Scott’s House Call.

Media Contact:

Trevor Davidson, ApartmentLove Inc.                    Sheryl Hawkes, McGillivray Group

tdavidson@apartmentlove.com                               sheryl@mcgillivraygroup.com

(647) 272-9702                                                        (833) 653-6174

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Trevor Davidson


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3 comments

Well done Trevor! Congratulations.

12mo

Congrats, Trevor – strong name to put behind the brand