Ethan Finkelstein (Cheap Old Houses) Bio, Age, Height, Parents, wife, Children, Job, Net worth, Instagram

Ethan Finkelstein Biography

Ethan Finkelstein is a Technology and Marketing Director and co-founder of and He is passionate about finding the untapped potential of things or ideas looking for a creative path forward.

Ethan and his wife Elizabeth Finkelstein, are popularly known for their Instagram page @cheapoldhouses where they feature antique houses for sale for as low as under $150,000.

Ethan Finkelstein Age and Birthday

As of 2021, Ethan is 37 years old. He has not revealed his exact date of birth publicly thus details on when he celebrates his birthday are not currently available.

Ethan Finkelstein Height

The Cheap Old Houses show host, Ethan has not disclosed his actual height to the public. He, however,  has an estimated height of around  6 feet 0 inches.

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Ethan Finkelstein (Credit: Courtesy)

Ethan Finkelstein Parents | Family

Finkelstein prefers to keep the identities of his parents private. However, Ethan once noted that his father was in the navy.

Ethan Finkelstein Wife | Children

Ethan is married to his wife Elizabeth Finkelstein, who is also his business partner. Finkelstein and his wife Elizabeth are blessed with a wonderful son called Everett Finkelstein.

Ethan Finkelstein Education

Ethan attended Cherry Hill High School East and graduated with a High School Diploma in 2001. Finkelstein joined the Art Institute of Philadelphia and graduated with a BA in Interactive Media in 2003.

Ethan Finkelstein Career

After graduating from college, Finkelstein worked as a designer at Gloucester County Times for 3months. He later joined Night Kitchen Media and worked as a designer on an interactive project for the National Constitution Center.

In January 2003 he joined Helios Inc as a designer and worked for a month before joining Bumble and Bumble as an interactive designer for nearly 2 years. He joined Agency Nomad a subsidiary of Grey advertising as an Art director before quitting to join Mastercard with MRM worldwide as Interactive Art Director for 5months.

Loreal USA offered him a job as a Freelance Interactive Art Director/Designer where he worked for 4 years 5months before opening his own firm.

He owns Color+Information, which he founded in December 2007, a full-service, Brooklyn, New York-based agency. The agency specializes in creative strategy, development, and digital marketing for luxury brands.

Ethan is also the Technology and Marketing Director at CIRCA, a website, and marketplace that showcases beautiful old houses for sale. He co-runs with his wife Elizabeth Finkelstein.

In 2013, he co-founded ‘Circa Old Houses ‘with his wife, which is a real estate listing site that showcases exquisite old houses for sale in the country.

He is also an HGTV host and co-founder of the’ Cheap Old Houses’ website and Instagram page.

Ethan Finkelstein Net worth

Ethan and his wife Elizabeth are the owners of Cheap Old Houses and Circa Old Houses. They have their own reality show on HGTV Cheap Old Houses. From the company ownership and television reality show, they have accumulated good fortune.  Their estimated combined net worth ranges between $300K and $5million.

Ethan Finkelstein Cheap Old Houses

Ethan will feature alongside his wife Elizabeth Finkelstein in the ‘Cheap Old Houses’ eight-episode series that premiers Monday, August 9th, 2021, on HGTV with back-to-back episodes at 9 and 9:30 pm ET/PT.

The first four episodes will be available to stream on Discovery+ Channel as a special preview. Two additional new episodes will be airing on Discovery+ each Monday through August 30th.

The series is named after their Instagram page ‘Cheap Old Houses’ and will see the couple travel across America exploring small towns and cities in search of perfect affordable old homes to share with their followers. The duo will then ultimately choose which house will be featured on their Instagram account.

They’ll also feature a ‘Saved Old Home’ segment on each episode. This will showcase properties that have been transformed from old houses to beautiful liveable houses.


Finkelstein and his wife Elizabeth Finkelstein run an Instagram account called ‘Cheap Old Houses ‘that goes by the handle @cheapoldhouses which has been featured on New York Magazine, Buzzfeed The Financial Times, Money Magazine, and other influential publications.

The account features antique houses for sale that mostly go for under $150,000. It has over 1.6M followers and close to 4k posts as of August 5th, 2021.