Before becoming an actress and real estate agent, Heather Rae Young was a Playboy model. Now she stars in the Netflix reality show Selling Sunset. She is also known to most as Tarek El Moussa’s wife.
With her recent breakthrough to fame, fans cannot help but become curious about her life. So browse through this article and learn about Heather Rae Young’s Wikipedia, net worth, love life, and weight loss.
How old is Heather Rae Young?
On September 16, 1987, Heather Rae Young came to the world. Presently, Heather is 34 years old.
Heather Rae Young Wikipedia
The Southern Californian model was born and raised in Anaheim, California. Furthermore, she grew up in the town of Running Springs. However, she left the city after turning eighteen.
Education-wise, no verified source mentions which schools she attended. However, we do know she obtained a real estate license in 2014. And so we presume she went to a school that had real estate as a course.
Since living in Running Springs, Heather has had working experience. Moreover, she was once a server for a pizza place.
Then she became a video store clerk and a Snow Valley Resort ticket checker. Although she was doing quite well, Heather couldn’t see any business opportunities in her hometown.
After leaving town, she auditioned for a few modeling gigs. Her big break was receiving a call back for “Playboy.”
Thus by 2008, she started working for the famous magazine as a model, having featured in a few pictorials from Playboy’s Lounge Acts in 2009. Heather was then chosen as Playboy’s Playmate of the Month for February 2010.
Aside from the fame magazine, she also did other modeling work. As such, she was a glamor, swimsuit, and lingerie model for a time. Moreover, she was a spokesmodel for a few drinks, from Smirnoff and Baileys to Captain Morgan. Heather was a calendar model as well.
Furthermore, as a model for the ad campaign for Affliction Clothing Line, she has worked with more brands. To name a few, Calao Swimwear, Superstar Swimwear, Carrie Amber Lingerie, Hustler Lingerie, and DSO Eyewear were some of her clients.
Her modeling career led to her appearance in a few films and series, from playing minor roles in ‘The Internship’ and ‘Love in the Time of the Monsters.’
Aside from acting and modeling, Heather is also a licensed real estate agent. She currently works for The Oppenheim Group as an agent who deals with luxury homes in Los Angeles. Moreover, her work life is seen on the Netflix show Selling Sunset.
Weight Loss of Tarek El Moussa’s wife.
As a model, Heather had to maintain a certain weight. However, such a task wasn’t difficult for her. After all, the model is famous for being a vegan. Indeed there is no doubt that Heather knows how to take care of her body. Aside from her diet, she also exercises daily and takes her supplements.
At one point, she even had her husband involved in her vegan diet. However, as a meat lover, Tarek couldn’t handle it. Hence, the couple has made a compromise regarding their food. No doubt, the gorgeous couple looks as good as they eat healthily.
The model currently weighs around 57 kg which perfectly matches her height of 5 feet and 7 inches.
Heather Rae Young is Tarek El Moussa’s wife since 2021
The realtor was already gaining attention for the show Selling Sunset, but her relationship with Tarek El Moussa boosted it even more. Therefore, we’ve made a short timeline of the couple’s relationship. Take a peek at their adorable love story.
The couple first met on July 4, 2019, after Tarek El Moussa introduced himself and invited Heather for dinner. Moreover, she declined, but the two did go out for drinks and got to know each other afterward. By July 22, the pair started dating and were staying in each other’s places.
They revealed their relationship around August 2019. Furthermore, El Moussa had already introduced her to his kids before telling his ex-wife, Christina Anstead.
Heather and Tarek spent their relationship in bliss. From surprising Heather with a Ferrari in September to having their first vacation together in November. Moreover, the model even joined the family’s holiday photo by December 2019.
By 2020, Heather was already part of the El Moussa family. She even joined the family’s vacation in Northern California. Fast forward to April, the couple moved in together after nine months of dating. They were staying at a rental home in Newport Beach while planning their life together.
The Flip or Flop star sealed the deal with Heather after proposing to her during their first anniversary. But the couple announced their engagement by July 26. Heather proudly showed off the diamond ring on Instagram. What better way to make it real than buying a house together? Which is precisely what they did come September.
Due to the fast-paced relationship they have, rumors of eloping surfaced. However, they were all whispers.
The couple continued to celebrate their engagement with close friends and family. And so, the pair did marry each other on October 23, 2021, in Santa Barbara.
The actress has no kids of her own. However, she does treat her husband’s children, Taylor and Braden, as her own. Moreover, the couple is adding one more baby to the little bunch.
But Heather suffers from fertility problems, thus having her embryos frozen to have kids. Earlier this year, she shared her fertility journey on Instagram and Tik Tok.
You can check her videos at @heatherraeelmoussa. Her doctor recently told her that she has nine viable eggs. Undoubtedly, it seems we might have a little El Moussa in the future.
Combining her earnings from modeling, acting, and real estate, Heather has earned a reasonable amount.
However, her job as a real estate agent and reality star increased her net worth immensely. As of present, Heather has around net worth of $3 million.