Nate Berkus Biography
Nate Berkus is an Interior designer, author, and TV personality. He is known for TLC’s reality design series Nate & Jeremiah by Design which he co-hosts alongside his husband Jeremiah Brent. The interior designer is the founder of Nate Berkus Associates, a Chicago-based interior design firm.
Nate Berkus Age and Birthday
Berkus is 50 years old as of 2021. He was born on September 17, 1971, in Orange County, California. He celebrates his birthday on the 17th of September every year.
Nate Berkus Height
The interior designer, Berkus stands at a height measurement of 5 feet and 7 inches.
Nate Berkus Family | Parents
Berkus is born to his parents; his father Michael A. Berkus and his mother Designer Nancy Golden. His mother was a regular on the HGTV show and DIY Network. His father, on the other hand, is the co-founder of the National Sports Collectors Convention. He grew up in a Jewish family.
Nate Berkus Husband | Partener
Berkus is married to his husband Jeremiah Brent since 2014. Jeremiah is an American interior designer and TV personality born on November 24, 1984 (age 36, as of October 2021). The duo was engaged in April 2013, after nearly a year of dating. They tied the knot on May 4, 2014, in Manhattan.
Berkus was previously in a relationship with Fernando Bengoeche, an American photographer. In December 2004, Berkus and his then partner Fernando were vacationing at a resort Beach in Sri Lanka when a Tsunami hit. Following the Tsunami, Fernando Bengoechea went missing and was presumed dead.
Nate Berkus Children
Berkus and his husband Jeremiah Brent have two children born through surrogates; a daughter named Poppy Brent-Berkus and a son named Oskar Michael Brent-Berkus. Poppy Brent was born on March 23, 2015, while Oskar Michael Brent was born on March 26, 2018.
Nate Berkus The Nate & Jeremiah Brent Home Project
Nate, alongside his husband Jeremiah Brent, will be hosting their own design reality TV on HGTV. The show, The Nate & Jeremiah Brent Home Project premieres on October 5, 2021, on HGTV, at 8 pm. The show “follows the cast returning to normalcy after enduring a life-changing year and finding a renewed sense of purpose – growing from their past mistakes to form a stronger future”
Nate Berkus Career
Berkus is an interior designer, author, and TV personality. The designer started interior design when he was still a child as he used to help his mother Nancy Golden, design their living room. He graduated from Lake Forest College in 1994 where he earned a Bachelor’s degree in French and Sociology. Interior design being his passion he did not take long to start his career as a designer. In 1995 he formed his own interior design firm.
He went on to appear on TV shows and even start his own show. His first Tv appearance was with The Oprah Winfrey Show when he was invited to makeover small space. Following the appearance, he went on to be featured as a design expert for the. In addition, Berkus went on to launch his own self-titled daytime TV talk show.
The designer has now appeared in different TV design shows including Nate and Jeremiah Brent by Design, Nate & Jeremiah Save My House, and Nate & Jeremiah Brent Home Project.
Nate has authored two books as of 2021, namely;
- The Things That Matter
- Home Rules: Transform the Place
Nate Berkus Net worth
Berkus has an estimated net worth of $20 million in 2021. He has amassed his huge fortune through his career as an interior designer and TV personality.
Social Media: Instagram and Twitter
Nate is active on both Instagram and Twitter. His Instagram handle is @nateberkus, with 1.2 million followers. On the other hand, his Twitter handle is @NateBerkus, with over 535k followers as of October 2021.