If you are a regular viewer of HGTV, you might be familiar with the name Mary Tjon-Joe-Pin. Mary is among the plethora of house-flipping stars that shine on HGTV‘s coveted sky.
If you want to know more about Mary or her show, Going For Sold, read the article below. Also, learn some interesting wikis like her age and net worth.
Mary Tjon-Joe-Pin Age, Birthday, Zodiac
Mary Tjon-Joe-Pin was born on 22 July 1983, which meant she was 47 years of age by the time this article was penned (27 February 2021).
Furthermore, because of her 22nd July birthday, her zodiac sign was Cancer.
Mary Tjon-Joe-Pin Wiki — Parents, Maiden Name, Hometown
Mary Tjon-Joe-Pin was born Mary Terrell (her maiden name) in her hometown of Slidell, Louisiana. Her parents were mother Laverne and father Felix Terrell. Her mother is a freelance consultant and a loving grandmother. She is originally from Homer, Louisiana, and studied at the Louisiana State University in Shreveport.
Although not much was known about Mary’s father, based on Mary’s social media posts about him, he was a very much loved person in the family.
Mary actually came from a very large family. Apart from her parents, Mary had 10 more siblings in the family. One of her siblings was Edy Felicia.
Also, Mary was educated at Slidell High School in her hometown. She grew up around art and architecture, which probably laid the foundation for her home designing career.
Social Media Reach: Instagram, Facebook, Twitter
Mary did not have that big of a reach in social media. Still, she had a decent following which she earned with her reality show on HGTV.
On Instagram, she had 2.7k followers by Feb 2021. Similarly, on Twitter, she entertained only 141 followers. Mary did not have a Facebook page but a usual profile. She, together with her husband, also had a Youtube channel, called Harper Raine Homes LLC., which had 156 subscribers.
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Height, Weight, Distinct Features
Mary Tjon-Joe-Pin stands at a height of 5 ft 6 inches and had a modest weight of somewhere around 65 kgs.
Mary’s most distinct of the features was her crop-top haircut, the top of which she had died blonde. Also, she wore glasses and fancy earrings. Her smile was also one of the most charming ones.
Mary Tjon-Joe-Pin Net Worth, Career, Going For Gold
If you follow HGTV, you know this already. Mary Tjon-Joe-Pin and her husband Jon Pierre are house flippers. They have earned great money as well as recognition with their profession. However, the TJP couple was not always flippers.
In fact, Mary used to be a flight attendant at American Airlines before she quit that job, and together with her husband (he had already quit his day job and obtained a realtor license) Jon started a home investment company, Harper Raine Homes LLC.
The couple takes the worst houses in Houston, gives them the best makeovers possible, and sells them at the highest of prices. They control everything from designing and consulting to construction. They charge $150 for consultation and prices start at $600 for staging services.
Mary’s Linkedin profile also mentions that she was a Business Development Manager at Black-Market Exchange for the last 7 years.
Three years after starting their house flipping business, Mary and Jon were chosen for a pilot episode of their own home renovation show on HGTV. Next, they were asked to film six more episodes of their new show titled Going For Sold. The show premiered in 2019.
In 2020, the couple put out a casting call for homeowners who were interested in appearing with them on their new HGTV show called Texas Two Step. The new show will air in 2021.
Mary Tjon-Joe-Pin & Jon Pierre: Dating, Wedding, Kids
Jon Pierre TJP is not only Mary’s business partner but also her husband. While we do not know when the couple met or when they started dating, we do know that they had their wedding on 14 March 2009.
They celebrated their 11th wedding anniversary in 2020. And based on their social media posts, their relationship is still in its best shape.
In the 11 years since their wedding, the couple had two kids. The eldest of their kids, a daughter named Harper, was born in 2015 before the couple started their flipping business. In fact, they named their company after their first child.
They had their second child, a son named Grayson Skye, around the time they were filming the pilot for Going for Sold. That must be around late 2018/early 2019.
Looking back at the journey of the TJP family in the last four/five years, it seems they were extremely hardworking people who balanced work, family, and fame. And they what it took to do it all.
Last modified: February 27, 2021