Tarek El Moussa was born on the 21st of August, 1981 in Long Beach, California, United States of America. His nationality is American and he is of white ethnicity. His parents were happy to welcome their son. While being a child, he grew up an ordinary boy and attended the local school. During the formative years, Tarek was interested in business and sport. There is no other information about his further education.

When he was 21, he got his real estate license and started his career as an investor. Tarek’s name appeared more and more often in Orange County, Calif. He was selling multi-million dollar apartmentsuntil the housing bubble burst. After six years of selling, Tarek was crushed, so he had to choose another way to follow his dreams. The appearing of a new person in his life, gave him a chance to change his biography.

Tarek and Christina met at the office. It was a love at first sight, so soon the couple decided to marry. In 2009, the wedding ceremony was held. As they both were the real estate agents, they became the partners. More than hundred homes, mostly situated in Orange County, California, were sold due to their cooperation.

In 2011, they made a short video of them flipping a house from the beginning to the end. This record was sent to HGTV. The following year, HGTV signed Tarek and Christina to appear on a show every week, where they would show the process of their work.The program was called “Flip and Flop”;it demonstrated the course of buying the apartments, renovating them and then selling them again with a higher price.

Christina took partbasically as a designer, while Tarek had to find and renovate homes. The programpresents them buying homes, typically bank-owned, short sales or foreclosures, to renovate and resell.The first episode was shown on April 16, 2013, and is now in the fifth season. Besides television, the family also founded a real estate agency called “The El Moussa Group” situated in Orange County, California. After working so hard, the family has enough money to have no needs and financial problems. The family net worth is estimated to be nearly $3 million dollars.

In 2016, it was announced that the pair broke up. Now, there are rumors that they are already dating with other people. Tarek and Christina are parents of two children. They welcomed their first child, Taylor El Moussa, on the 22nd of December, 2010. Their second baby’s birth happened in 2015, and the girl was named Brayden El Moussa. Though the family separated, they overcome some difficult situations together. One of them occurred in 2013, when one of the fans noticed some tumor on Tarek’s neck. After the examination, biopsy and ultrasound, it was discovered that Tarek had a stage 2 thyroid cancer. Fortunately, they all cope with the disease, and later Tarek announced on his Instagram account that there is no danger of the sickness to come back.

Last Modified: Mar 11, 2020

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