Earlier than addressing potential emotions of nepotism resulting from their positions at Kyle’s husband Mauricio Umansky‘s actual property agency, The Agency, Farrah and Alexia opened up about their mother’s experiences on RHOBH season 12 and revealed how her family drama impacted their views on their new Netflix series, Buying Beverly Hills.
“[Season 12 was] most likely — agreeably — our mother’s hardest season ever on Housewives,” Farrah admitted on the November 21 episode of In The Know’s We Should Talk. “She’s been an emotional wreck — the downs had been very robust on her… I used to be taking a look at her and [saying], ‘How is she dealing with this?’ However, there are undoubtedly days the place she is basically upset by all of it.”
Admittedly, Farrah questioned if the backlash from RHOBH would spill onto their present.
“It simply scared me for the longer term. That is the world that [Alexia and I] at the moment are in. It’s all enjoyable and video games when the viewers is in your facet, like they’re now, but when that doesn’t keep sooner or later… I don’t need to be tied to the viewers’s opinion both method,” she defined.
As for Alexia, who’s the oldest of three daughters, together with Sophia Umansky and Portia Umansky, who Kyle and Mauricio share, Kyle’s reality drama impacts her “in a different way” than Farrah as a result of she’s nonetheless residing at residence.
“I’m very emotional, identical to my mother, and if I’m being completely trustworthy, it’s very laborious for me to see numerous the stuff that these ladies undergo,” Alexia mentioned. “It’s actually nerve-racking, that’s for certain. My mother has had her two sisters on the present together with her, and it will get rocky.”
“Right here I’m going on a show with my sister (and probably my different sister) and my father. That half was a little bit off placing, however we now have very wholesome relationships,” she added.
As for his or her experiences with nepotism, Farrah and Alexia had very totally different views.
“I fully acknowledge our privilege,” Farrah confirmed. “I don’t assume we ever denied that we’ve had main alternatives or benefits. We’re not sitting right here saying, ‘We’ve had no totally different benefits than anyone else. We’re like all people else.’”
However with regards to Farrah’s revenue, she identified that she and Alexia are in a “commission-based enterprise” the place nothing is promised.
“It’s not like Mauricio owns the corporate, and we’re all simply on wage taking away a job that someone else might’ve gotten,” she famous.
In the meantime, Alexia mentioned nepotism is one thing she’s “struggled rather a lot with” and generally feels “guilt” about.
“I used to be so terrified strolling into the workplace the primary day, figuring out instantly what I used to be strolling into,” she confessed. “One thing that somebody informed me as soon as that actually, actually caught with me once I opened as much as that person who I’m feeling responsible and feeling embarrassed to attempt was, she mentioned to me, ‘It’s not the way you get it, it’s what you do with it.’ That’s what I inform myself on a regular basis.”
“Farrah and I, sure,” she continued, “we now have so many alternatives in entrance of us, however we both work really hard. Our mother and father work actually laborious. We’re not lazy. We wish it; We wish success and we need to give our life which means. We now have objectives we need to attain, and I hope that’s what individuals see.”
Buying Beverly Hills season one is presently streaming on Netflix.