Rico León Bio

A Puerto Rican raised in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, realtor and construction-restoration consultant Rico León's blue-collar upbringing cultivated his enthusiastic work ethic. In HGTV's Rico to the Rescue, he helps Denver homeowners salvage renovations that have gone off the rails. He's an advocate for desperate families who need an empathetic expert to fix their stressful situations and a proven leader in the fields of real estate, residential and commercial construction and roofing. In addition to his construction career, Rico also is the host of GOAT Talk Radio, a podcast that tackles tough issues in the construction and insurance industries and offers brutally honest advice to listeners.

The Latest on Rico

Go Behind the Competition in 'Battle on the Mountain'

Here's what it's like filming for HGTV's Battle on the Mountain.

All the Details on HGTV’s Newest Competition Series 'Battle on the Mountain'

More real estate drama is coming to the Rocky Mountains. Learn more about HGTV's Battle on the Mountain.

All the Details on HGTV's 'Rico to the Rescue' Season 2

Rico León, host of HGTV's Rico to the Rescue, is coming back to HGTV in January 2024.

Rico León Has a Pep Talk for You: Meet the HGTV Host and Renovation Rescuer

On HGTV's Rico to the Rescue, builder Rico León helps homeowners get out of sticky situations and into their dream homes. Here's e …

Tour the Finished Spaces in Team Rico’s ‘Battle on the Mountain’ Home 28 Photos

Paired with mentor Rico León, hypercreative "renovation husbands" David and Stephen bring back-to-basics authenticity to face two …

How to Find the Right Contractor, According to an HGTV Expert 8 Photos

Rico León, host of HGTV's Rico to the Rescue, has ample experience when it comes to home renovation. HGTV sat down with the super …

The Best of the Worst: Impressive Home Fixes From 'Rico to the Rescue' 13 Photos

Rico León proves time and time again he knows how to transform renovation nightmares into dream homes.

Rico's Shows

Rico to the Rescue

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