“It wasn’t really about filming or not filming, it was just what I wanted out of my life,” Landon told People magazine. “I love Charleston, but it’s a tiny little town, so it’s hard to keep oneself really busy. I just wanted to get back to California and the West Coast.”
Before moving to Charleston, Landon lived in L.A. After filming ended back in March, she headed back to the city to get her real estate license again. “I love real estate and the hospitality … That’s what I sort of wanted to get back into,” Landon explained.
Landon “had to do a bunch of classes” to get her real estate license again, but said she “kind of loved the experience.” “I’m excited to pursue other things and we have so much fun making the show, but you know, I was just ready to do some other stuff now,” she told People. Landon is now working for CLIMB Real Estate in L.A.
Still, Landon plans on keeping in touch with her Southern Charm family! “They’re not rid of me just yet,” she said. “Honestly, all of my friends travel so much that they come and visit all the time…so I feel like they’re all still around. We’re a big family.”
Landon also revealed that she’s a big fan of Thomas' new girlfriend Ashley, whom she called a “sweetheart!” “We’ve become really good friends, and she’s moved to Charleston and is getting her nursing license to switch over,” Landon said.
As for Kathryn Dennis, Thomas’ baby mama who accused Landon of having a relationship with him, Landon said their friendship is still estranged. “I don’t think it’s a big secret that Kathryn and I don’t really speak,” she told the mag.
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