90 Day Fiancé star Avery Mills and Omar Albakour recently announced they had moved to the United States and were living in New Jersey. Having reunited with Avery’s family there, Avery has opened up about the reasons for their move to the US.
90 Day Fiancé alums Avery and Omar in New Jersey
90 Day Fiancé fans were initially shocked last week when Avery Mills and Omar Albakour announced they are now living in the United States. In fact, they are making New Jersey their home. This announcement came two weeks after Avery and Omar revealed that he had finally had his US visa approved, which makes sense of the news.
However, many fans were surprised at the news as they had praised Dubai and enjoyed living in the United Arab Emirates. However, many were supportive over the couple’s decision to move to Avery’s native country. Since then, Avery and Omar have opened up on the reasons for their sudden move.
Avery and Omar’s beginnings on the TLC reality show
Fans first enjoyed Avery and Omar’s love story on 90 Day Fiancé: Before The 90 Days. However, following their marriage, Omar, a Syrian native, was sadly unable to join his American wife in the US. The couple spent the first year of their married life apart. However Avery then moved to the UAE to be with her husband. Avery and Omar loved live in Dubai and had said that the UAE is a wonderful place to live. They said it was even safer than living in the US.
However, Avery recently revealed that they have now made the move in order to be close to family and to also support Omar’s career in dentistry. For her part, Avery is studying healthcare administration and hopes to find work in that field.
While the former TLC reality stars had left the 90 Day Fiancé franchise, they continued to keep their fans updated on their personal lives on social media. They have made regular posts on their shared Instagram and YouTube accounts.
In was on March 31 that Avery shared a selfie of themselves to Instagram. Fans were quick to notice that the geolocation was set as New Jersey. Avery took to the comments section to answer fans’ questions about their major move and confirmed they are living in New Jersey.
Avery responded to one comment, “I’ll make a vlog of him [Omar] trying things in the USA he’s never tried (:,” She has previously shared content of Omar trying out American food in Dubai – now they will get to see his experiences on US soil.
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Why did the 90 Day Fiancé alums move?
Avery opened up in past YouTube videos about Omar’s siblings. She explained that after she met Omar on a Muslim marriage app, she got to meet his siblings in New Jersey before flying to Syria to be with Omar. Not only did she enjoy their company, but she also received the blessings of Omar’s family for their marriage. Being able to be reunited with his siblings is very important for Omar, as he had not seen them in many years.
However, while they are happy to spend time with Omar’s family, Avery hasn’t completely ruled out the idea of living in the UAE in the future. Fans can keep up with their lives on YouTube and Instagram and they have promised to release a new video soon of them living in the US.
Season 8 of 90 Day Fiancé airs on TLC, Sundays at 8 pm ET.