WhatsNew2Day - Latest News And Breaking Headlines
Take a fresh look at your lifestyle.

How a destitute bride Married became a successful property developer at first sight

How a penniless Married At First Sight bride became a successful real estate developer after her shocking discovery that her 10-year-old husband was cheating on her

  • Do you know a Married At First Sight participant? Email tips@dailymail.com

She’s a successful single mother of two young boys, and in Tuesday’s episode of Married At First Sight, Samantha Harvey revealed her story from rags to riches.

The 31-year-old property developer revealed that she only had $ 1.50 to her name when she left her 10-year-old husband after discovering he was cheating.

Samantha said she is not afraid of hard work, revealing that she started developing properties after her divorce.

Picking herself up again: She's a successful single mom to two young boys, and in Tuesday's episode of Married At First Sight, Samantha Harvey revealed her tale of rags to riches

Picking herself up again: She’s a successful single mom to two young boys, and in Tuesday’s episode of Married At First Sight, Samantha Harvey revealed her tale of rags to riches

“It was all great at first and it was like a perfect family,” she said of her marriage.

When she got emotional, Samantha shared that she held her baby on her hip while her toddler walked around, pointing to the exact moment when she discovered her husband was cheating on her.

She said her ex’s affairs had been going on for “ over five years ”, calling the realization “ so humiliating. ”

Left With Nothing: The 31-year-old property developer revealed she had only $ 1.50 in her name when she left her husband for ten years after discovering he was cheating

Left With Nothing: The 31-year-old property developer revealed she had only $ 1.50 in her name when she left her husband for ten years after discovering he was cheating

Left With Nothing: The 31-year-old property developer revealed she had only $ 1.50 in her name when she left her husband for ten years after discovering he was cheating

Taking charge: Samantha said she is not afraid of hard work and revealed that after her divorce she started developing traits

Taking charge: Samantha said she is not afraid of hard work and revealed that after her divorce she started developing traits

Taking charge: Samantha said she is not afraid of hard work and revealed that after her divorce she started developing traits

‘I have the two kids and I was gone. I think I still had $ 1.50 in my account. I felt like I had failed the kids, ”she continued.

‘The only thing I could afford at the time was the s ** ttiest house you’ve ever seen in your life …

‘I would actually tip the guys to buy our furniture. It was misery. That’s not where I wanted to end up. ‘

DIY: Samantha said she initially Googled 'how to tile' before watching a series of YouTube video tutorials

DIY: Samantha said she initially Googled 'how to tile' before watching a series of YouTube video tutorials

DIY: Samantha said she initially Googled ‘how to tile’ before watching a series of YouTube video tutorials

Happy Family: “It was all great in the beginning and it was just the perfect family,” she said of her marriage

Happy Family: “It was all great in the beginning and it was just the perfect family,” she said of her marriage

Happy Family: “It was all great in the beginning and it was just the perfect family,” she said of her marriage

Samantha said she initially googled ‘how to tile’, before checking out a series of YouTube video tutorials.

“I’ve done everything I can to save money and also try to make this house livable for the boys and me,” she added.

She admitted that although her sons “come first, above all,” she still feels “lonely” and “sad.”

“The only thing I could afford at the time was the dirtiest house you’ve ever seen in your life …” I would actually tip the boys to buy our furniture. It was misery, ”she said

'I have done everything I can to save money and also to make this house livable for the boys and me,' she said

'I have done everything I can to save money and also to make this house livable for the boys and me,' she said

‘I have done everything I can to save money and also to make this house livable for the boys and me,’ she said

“I don’t know where to start to find someone …” she confessed.

“ Since my world broke down, I haven’t opened myself up to fall in love because I’ve always gone 50 percent in it, so I don’t get hurt. ”

She said her ideal partner is someone who has ‘land values’, is loyal and has strong morals.

`` Since my world broke down I haven't opened myself up to fall in love because I've always gone 50 percent in it so I don't get hurt, '' she said

`` Since my world broke down I haven't opened myself up to fall in love because I've always gone 50 percent in it so I don't get hurt, '' she said

“ Since my world broke down I haven’t opened myself up to fall in love because I’ve always gone 50 percent in it so I don’t get hurt, ” she said

Advertisement