Who is Tarek El Moussa and what is his net worth 2018? Tarek El Moussa is a television personality who is popular as the host of the reality television series “Flip or Flop” on HGTV. The show is currently in its fifth season. Apart from that, he is also hosting another show called ‘Carol Duvall’. He is also a real estate investor and is the owner of the agency called ‘The El Moussa Group’. His real estate agency is located in Orange County, California. He got his real estate license when he was 21 years old. He has sold many multi-million dollar properties including mansions.
Tarek El Moussa was born in Long Beach, California on August 21, 1981. He was raised in Buena Park in California. He attended an elementary school in California and also did his high in the state of California. His father is of Moroccan descent and as per sources, he was born in Egypt and later moved to the US.
In 2009, Tarek El Moussa got married to Christina Moussa. His marriage was telecasted in the show ‘Flip or Flop’. Together they have two children named Taylor El Moussa born in December 2010 and Brayden El Moussa born in 2015. In 2016, Tarek and Christina got divorced. Despite the separation, the couple still appears together in the show.
Christina has been reportedly dating Nate Thompson after the separation. Tarek has been rumoured to be dating Alyssa Logan who is the nanny of his kids. He currently lives in California with his two children as a single father.
When Tarek El Moussa was 21 years old, he got his real estate license. When he was working in the real estate agency, he met his wife Christina. Before the crash of 2008, he was a real estate agent. He used to sell real estate in Southern California. In 2011, he sent a video tape of the couple flipping house from beginning to the end to HGTV. After seeing the video, HGTV got interested and in 2012, they signed with the couple to exhibit their work.
In April 2013, the show called ‘Flip or Flop’ was telecasted on HGTV. It was hosted by Tarek and his wife and it involved the procedure on how to buy a distressed property and sell them at a higher profit. His wife expertise in designs and assists him in renovating homes. The couple founded the real estate agency called ‘The El Moussa Group’ which is located in Orange County, California.
It is located in one of the biggest foreclosure rates in the United States. His first profit was by buying a house in Santa Ana worth $115,000 and sold it for a profit of $34,000. The profit was distributed between the couple and their partner Pete De Best. For now, the business has been expanded to other locations in Nevada and Arizona.
One of the biggest achievements of Tarek El Moussa is by getting his license of real estate at 21.
Net Worth of Tarek El Moussa
Tarek El Moussa became a real estate agent at a very young age. He found great success by buying distressed properties, renovated them and sold at a much higher rate. By doing so, he went on to accumulate good wealth for himself. Tarek El Moussa’s net worth is an estimated $5 million.
He owes this wealth to the profits he made in his real estate agency. Part of this wealth also comes from his show on HGTV “Flip or Flop”. In just a few years, he went on to live in a $6000/month mansion to the $700/month apartment. Together with his wife, he has appeared in a total of 87 episodes of Flip or Flop.
Tarek El Moussa has flipped hundreds of houses in his career. Tarek El Moussa was diagnosed with type 2 thyroid cancer in 2013. It was noticed by a nurse after she saw a lump on his back. It was removed after a surgery which lasted for 4 hours. Tarek is active on social networking sites and has a got a number of followers on his social accounts.