What is Porsha Williams' net worth? A look at 'RHOA' star's dramatic change in fortune after her divorce
When we were first introduced to Porsha Williams during Season 5 of 'Real Housewives of Atlanta' she was married to NFL player Kordell Steward. Thanks to her high-profile husband, the reality star's net worth was an impressive $16 million!
Unfortunately, the couple's marriage fell apart within just two years of marriage. In March 2013, Kordell filed for divorce from Porsha citing that the marriage had been "irretrievably broken". He also stated that he didn't have to pay his soon-to-be former wife any spousal support, nor split his assets with her due to the very short duration of their marriage and the presence of a prenuptial agreement. Porsha walked away from the marriage with no money and her net worth took a huge hit. Unfortunately, that was only the beginning of Porsha's many highs and lows that her finances would be witnessing soon Read on to know the sassy 'RHOA' star's net worth.
What is Porsha Williams' net worth?
According to CelebrityNetWorth, the housewife is currently worth $500,000. But it came with its fair share of highs and lows. As mentioned above Porsha's net worth took a significant dip following her divorce from Kordell. The outlet also reported that the housewife was cut out of "Kordell's real estate, NFL retirement money, and cash assets. Kordell was allowed to keep his two houses, a Mercedes, a Porshe, and all of his business interests/investments." Porsha's net worth dropped from $16 million to $200,000.
After the divorce, Porsha moved into a luxury rental but got into trouble over rent. The homeowner alleged that the Atlanta housewife was behind on the $18,000 payment to him. But Porsha continued to work really hard to rebuild her wealth. She landed a job as the host of Fox celebrity news and pop culture show 'Disha Nation' during the show's second season. She also released her debut album called 'Flatline' through the iTunes store in 2014.
Although she made most of her money from her appearance on 'RHOA'. she also made several appearances in various other television shows. But that was just the beginning of her financial woes, as she soon learned that she owed the IRS $240,000 in unpaid taxes from 2009 to 2017, and was given a federal tax lien notice in January 2019. The government even threatened to seize her property if she didn't make a timely payment. The housewife managed to clear off all her dues.
The housewife also began making investments to grow her wealth. In 2016, the housewife bought a 5,920-square-foot house for $1.1 million. She also recently launched her own range of hair care products and bed linen, making her an entrepreneur. Looking at all the hard work that Porsha is putting into her career we are sure er net worth will only continue to steadily grow.
'Real Housewives of Atlanta' Season 13 airs every Sunday at 8/7c only on Bravo.