Christina and Tarek El Moussa won the lottery back in 2013 when they were given the platform to star on their own HGTV reality show, Flip or Flop. The opportunity came after the couple submitted a demo tape to a production company which then landed in the hands of HGTV. They’ve become two of the biggest stars on the Home & Garden channel, raking in about $10,000 per episode in the first season and since then their show has become one of the most popular among HGTV fans. Despite starring on their own show, fans don’t get to see much about their relationship outside of flipping houses. In light of recent events regarding their sudden split and imminent end of Flip or Flop, here’s a look at 8 things you didn’t know about Tarek and Christina El Moussa’s relationship!
9. How They Met
When Christina graduated college she went straight to work. She got a job at a local real estate company which is where she met Tarek El Moussa. They were both in their early twenties when they started dating. Sparks flew after their first date and they’ve been together ever since! They got married in April 2009 and just celebrated their 7 year wedding anniversary this past spring. Christina and Tarek have a unique relationship as they’ve worked together ever since they first met and are now raising a family together with two children!