Channel 4’s daytime real estate show, A Place In the Sun, is run by English TV presenter and businesswoman Laura Hamilton.
The 39-year-old real estate expert has been helping UK buyers find their perfect home abroad since the show was introduced in February 2012. In 2015 Laura also co-featured Cowboy Builders & Bodge Jobs for Channel 5 in 2015.
She has been developing properties since her self-funded project at just 19 years old. Laura has worked for networks such as ITV, Channel 5, Disney XD, Cartoon Network, Nickelodeon, and Boomerang. She then quit children’s television, appeared in numerous game shows, and hosted her own program in November 2013 on Channel 4 – Beat my Build.
W here is Laura Hamilton?
The presenter was born in Dartford, Kent.
She attended the Dartford Grammer School for Girls before choosing to join Channel 4 on a one-year contract on an offer to study law and psychology at university.
Laura started out as a runner for Dermot O’Leary, then moved on to Assistant Production Manager at Top of the Pops, The Buckingham Palace Jubilee Celebrations, T4, Big Brother and more. Laura also worked as an assistant director on shows such as The Bill and films like Harry Potter before making her screen debut four years later.
Who is Laura Hamilton married to?
Laura is married to Alex Goward and lives with her family in Surrey. The family also spends time in their vacation home in Spain.
They married in 2012 and have two children together: Rocco, 8, born November 13, 2013 and Tahlia, 6, born May 8, 2015. During their wedding, Laura walked to Ice Dance from the film Edward Scissorhands. , and at the reception the couple walked into the room to the tune from the boxing movie Rocky.
Her husband is a broker and they share a business together – a cafe called Lord Roberts on The Green.
What is Laura Hamilton’s net worth?
Laura is said to have a net worth of between $ 10 million and $ 20 million. From her multiple concerts to her business with her husband and her appearances in numerous shows, Laura generates a lot of wealth every year through her real estate activities.
She also appeared in all six of ITV’s Dancing on Ice series in 2011 and came in second.
A Place In the Sun appears on Channel 4 every day of the week at 4 p.m. ET.