Want to Be the Next Chip or Joanna? Here Are the Steps to Becoming an HGTV Star

If you're a real estate agent or a house flipper and often find yourself wondering why you don't have your own HGTV show yet, perhaps you should look to stars like Christina El Moussa and Nicole Curtis for inspiration. Many famous faces who have their own shows on the network were discovered through casting agents and producers. But that doesn't mean you have to be "lucky" to score your own program. Getting your face out there, showing off your design skills, and building a loyal following on social media are all sure ways to get noticed. Below, seven steps to achieving HGTV stardom.