Gregg Leakes is an American real estate investor and consultant. Many know him as the husband of reality television star NeNe Leakes. Nene is famous for her participation in the American show “The Real Housewives of Atlanta”. As of 2020, Gregg Leakes net worth is estimated to be $5 million.
|Net Worth (as of 2020)||$5 million|
|Date of Birth||August 18, 1954|
|Age||66 years old|
|Born Place||Brooklyn, New York, United States|
|Source of Wealth||Entrepreneur, Businessman|
He was born in Brooklyn, NY on August 18th, 1954, which today makes him 65 years old. There is not much information on his personal life, especially about his parents and siblings. Leakes was married and divorced once to NeNe and later they got remarried in 2013.
He has five children (4 sons and 1 daughter) from previous relationships, whose names are Damien, Daryl, Dexter, Denton, and Katrina. He also has 2 children with his current wife NeNe, Brentt and Bryson. Leakes’s granddaughter Bri’Asia Bryant was born in 2012.
He had his first public exposure on a reality TV show by, of course, being the husband of the reality star NeNe Leakes. He earned his own popularity by later becoming the voice of reason on the show “The Real Housewives of Atlanta”. Before that Gregg Leakes was a successful business consultant and a real estate investor.
He attended high school but that isn’t where his business knowledge comes from. Leakes claims that he is a self-educated businessman and has no formal college education. His career really had its peak when he married the famous female star. Leakes also had a big moment on television when Bravo TV covered his remarriage with NeNe. Many people believe that the famous duo only remarried in order to make a publicity stunt and gain more popularity.
In 2017 Gregg Leakes participated in the MasterChef Celebrity Showdown and also in the Tag Team Challenge.
Apparently, Leakes had written bad checks, committed assault and also received stolen goods at one point. He was also diagnosed with cancer in 2018 which was confirmed on NeNe’s Twitter account. He got his treatment and beat cancer with surgery. Today Leakes is a happy man and cancer-free!
Gregg Leakes Height, Weight, and Body Measurements
Gregg’s height is in the range of 5 feet 10 inches to 6 feet or 178 cm to 183 cm. His bodyweight is estimated to be around 85 kg or 187 pounds. His body measurements are not available at the moment. Meanwhile, his eye color and hair color are both black.
Gregg Leakes Net Worth
Of course, his net worth drastically changed thanks to being associated with NeNe Leakes. He was a successful businessman but, obviously with only his real estate work he couldn’t make it to $5 million. NeNe has almost 3 times bigger net worth than him with $14 million. With this kind of numbers and fans, we can say that they are a power couple living their best life.