'Real Housewives of Potomac': Karen Huger to Monique Samuels, here are the top 5 richest housewives in Potomac
These housewives definitely know how to make money as their net worth continues to skyrocket while they keep us entertained with their dramatic catfights and luxury vacations
It's no secret that the housewives featured on the 'Real Housewives' franchise are extremely rich. The Potomac housewives are no exception. These housewives definitely know how to make money as their net worth continues to skyrocket while they keep us entertained with their dramatic catfights and luxury vacations.
While all the housewives shown on 'RHOP' appear to be extremely loaded (remember Ashley Darby's remark about being married to a millionaire), some housewives are a tad bit richer than the others. Here's the list of top five richest housewives who rule the Potomac franchise.
1. Karen Huger
It comes as no surprise that the self-dubbed "Grand Dame" of Potomac, Karen Huger is the richest housewife among the Potomac Housewives with a net worth of $10 million. Karen is an OG housewife of the franchise, who has appeared since Season 1 in 2016.
The housewife grew up on a large farm in Virginia, before moving out to pursue her higher education. Karen married Raymond Huger, who is the CEO and president of a successful information technology company called Paradigm. The couple share two children together.
2. Charrisse Jackson Jordan
Right on the heels of the "Grand Dame", Charrisse Jackson Jordan is the second richest housewife of Potomac with a net worth of $8 million. Charrisse appeared on 'RHOP' fon Season 1 and 2.
She has been married to retired NBA player Eddie Jordan. The couple have two children together. She is the President of the National Basketball Wives Association's Behind the Bench. Charrisse has raised millions of dollars for organizations such as Knock Out Abuse Against Women, N Street Village and Men Against Breast Cancer.
3. Ashley Darby
Ashley Darby entered the millionaires club after marrying real estate millionaire Michael Darby. With a net worth of $5 million, Ashley has come very far since her days of working as a bartender. The former Miss District of Columbia married Michael darby after four years of dating and they have an age difference of 29 years between them. With Michael's help, Ashley set up a restaurant called Oz Restaurant and Bar, which specializes in Australian cuisine.
4. Candiace Dillard Bassett
Candiace Dillard Bassett became popular after being crowned Miss United States. The 33-year-old beauty queen joined the cast of 'RHOP' during Season 3.
Alongside starring on the popular reality show, Candiace owns several businesses including- Candiace Dillard Pageant Consulting, Prima Hair Collection by Candiace Dillard, Chateau Salon Suites and a social organization called My Sister's Keeper, a mentorship and women's empowerment program. The housewife's net worth is estimated to be $4.5 million. She is married to Chris Bassett, a restaurateur.
5. Gizelle Bryant and Monique Samuels
Housewives Gizelle Bryant and Monique Samuels are tied for the position of the fifth richest wife of 'RHOP' with a net worth of $ 4 million.
Gizelle was raised in a prominent and powerful family of Washington DC, so from a very young age the housewife was drawn to governance and philanthropy. She made her debut on 'RHOP' during Season 1. In 2016 she launched her own makeup line called EveryHue Beauty, which focuses on creating beauty products geared towards women of color.
Monique became a household name after appearing on 'RHOP' since Season 2. The former singer is married to former NFL player Chris Samuels. The couple have two children together, Monique is also a manager of her husband's real-estate company.