“People know we are not in business together and that we handle our business differently and separately.” The Montelongos were once part of a San Antonio-based “Flip This House” team.
Armando Montelongo and his wife, Veronica, were on the show for three seasons.
The cost of those appraisals was ,125, the affidavit said.
Theft of Service is a State Jail Felony, punishable by up to two years behind bars and a fine up to ,000. He also says he plans to file a slander and Libel suit against the appraiser that tried to have him arrested on a theft of services charge.
The San Antonio-based businessman, who gained fame in 2006 as a star of the A&E show “Flip This House,” is suing brother and former co-star David Montelongo and his wife, Melina Montelongo, for having a business model — complete with websites and a three-day bus tour — that he says looks too much like his own and is likely to be confused with it.Court records state the real estate developer and entrepreneur is accused of not paying a bill of over 00 to an Austin-based property appraisal company for work done in 20.