Yolanda Foster Biography
Yolanda van den Hink was born on 11th January 1964, in Papendrecht, Netherlands. As Yolanda Foster, she is known as an interior designer, model and television personality, probably best known as a star of the reality television series “The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills” (2013 – present). Currently, she has dual nationality, Dutch and American.
Is Yolanda Hadid Foster rich? It has been announced by sources that her net worth is equal to $15 million, which includes earnings of $100,000 per season of “The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills” (2013 – present). Her assets include a $6 million-valued house in Malibu, luxury cars including a Range Rover and Escalade, as well as other deluxe items.
Yolanda and her brother Leo, was raised by their parents in Papendrecht, Netherlands. Unfortunately, her father died in a car accident when Yolanda was only seven years old and their mother had to raise the children alone.
Being 16 years old, she accidentally appeared on the back stage of a modelling show. It was Frans Molenaar, a Dutch designer, who asked her to change one of the models and catwalk for him. During that show the owner of Ford Models, Eileen Ford, noticed Yolanda and invited her to join her modelling agency. Afterwards, a contract was signed and Yolanda Foster became an international model who worked all over the world including in Hamburg, Los Angeles, New York, Tokyo, Cape Town, Sydney, Milan and Paris. She has now been working as a model for over 15 years. Then, she settled down in Los Angeles, married and gave birth to children as she was dreaming about quiet and peaceful life.
Yolanda Foster Net Worth $45 Million
However, in addition to this, Yolanda was invited to take part in the reality series “The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills” (2013 – present) shown on Bravo TV, joining in the third season. The show depicts the professional and private life of several well known Los Angeles housewives. As of today, the lives of Lisa Vanderpump, Kyle Richards, Kim Richards, Brandi Glanville, Yolanda Foster, Lisa Rinna and Eileen Davidson are shown.
Furthermore, Foster owns her personal website where she describes the most important events in her life, writes a blog, posts horoscopes and raises money for charity. The episodes of the series of “The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills” in which she has taken part can also be watched on the website.
Hopelessly Romantic, the consulting line which helps for men and women to be sensitive and romantic, is lead by Yolanda Foster, too.
It has been reported that Yolanda suffered from Lyme disease in 2012. She has been treated for several years, however, in 2015 she admitted that as a result of the disease she has lost the ability to write and read.
In her personal life, in 1994 Yolanda married her first husband, real estate developer Mohamed Hadid, and they have three children together but divorced in 2000. Ten years later, she started dating musician David Foster, and they married in 2011. Currently they reside in Malibu, California, USA.