Gregg Leakes is one of the husbands featured on Real Housewives of Atlanta on Bravo. He’s married to NeNe Leakes, 46, for a second time. His 2013 marriage to NeNe was filmed and aired on the Bravo show. The two have had a volatile relationship that resulted in their 2010 separation. Their divorce for their first union became final in 2011. However after taking a break from each other the pair were reunited and their romance was rekindled, and that culminated with their 2013 wedding. How to Buy Property with No Money and Bad Credit
Leakes was presented as a real estate investor on the popular cable show. Their renewed romance and wedding planning was featured on a popular spin off show called ‘ I Dream Of NeNe The Wedding’ However there have been varying reports that indicate that perhaps Gregg Leakes may have some rather unpleasant skeletons in his closet. Several reports that have sprung up have indicated that all the ‘Housewives’ in Atlanta are not as well off, as they try to portray themselves as.
According to a published report in Jezebel Gregg Leakes supposedly has been a real estate investor for decades. So many may wonder then why the Leakes are renters and not homeowners. They were evicted a few years back from an Atlanta rental for failure to pay back rent in the amount of $6,240. Gregg had a huge tax debt owing over $100 K to the IRS. It has not been determined if he was able to settle that issue or not. Gregg Leakes grew up in Brooklyn, New York, and would eventually head south to Atlanta.
He has five grown children from a prior marriage, they are Damien and Daryl 40, Katrina, 31, Dexter, 29, and Denton, 26. NeNe has had a rocky relationships with the Leakes children, and they naturally sided with their father during the bitter first divorce between the dueling Leakes’. However Greggs’ children have accused their father of kicking them all to the curb once he met NeNe. Damien told the media in the past that his stepmother NeNe used to be a stripper. There had been some drama surrounding the events leading up to the first time NeNe and Gregg actually got together. The Leakes children claim it was when their parents were still married, and it was NeNe that broke the marriage up. NeNe has claimed that the children have always been against her. Gregg Leakes has a verified criminal record. He was arrested in 2002 for writing bad checks, shoplifting, receiving stolen property and assault. Rumors ran rampant that the the tow Leakes divorced, because Gregg had a wandering eye, and was not faithful to NeNe. He has never disputed those claims. For now the two have weathered those storms are still going strong. Leakes spoke to Lady Charmaine to promote his wedding special. He said he was one of the happiest men in the world. Leakes talked about him meeting NeNe at a piano bar in Atlanta, he said she told him, she was a stripper when they met. He said he was “delighted” she was a stripper. They had been married 15 years the first time.