EXCLUSIVE: ‘It’s gotten serious!’ Strictly’s Giovanni Pernice moves IN with Maura Higgins as the pair search for their own place so they can ‘always be together’
The pair began dating over the summer and sources say the Italian is “in love” with the Irish beauty.
And now MailOnline can reveal that Giovanni Pernice, 31, is moving in with Maura Higgins, 30, and the couple are aiming to start looking for their own place soon so they can “always be together.”
The handsome Strictly dancer is said to be ready to take the next step in his relationship with his Love Island girlfriend, with an insider revealing that “it got serious very quickly” between the pair.
EXCLUSIVE: Giovanni Pernice, 31, moves in with Maura Higgins, 30, and couple wants to find their own place soon so they can ‘always be together’
A source said: ‘Things got serious very quickly between Maura and Gio and they are now ready to take things to the next level by getting their own place.
“They both lead incredibly busy lives and spend a lot of time on the road working – so it’s incredibly important to have a place they can come back to and be together all the time.
“They’ve talked about it and want to start looking as soon as possible.”
Giovanni’s representatives declined to comment when MailOnline contacted them. MailOnline has reached out to Maura’s representatives for comment.
It’s serious! The Strictly dancer is said to be ready to take the next step in their relationship, with an insider revealing that ‘it got serious very quickly’ between the pair
The next step: “They’ve talked about it and want to start looking as soon as possible,” revealed the insider
It comes after it was claimed that Giovanni is utterly “in love” with his Love Island girlfriend, so much so that the professional dancer’s friends are convinced he’s “going to ask the question.”
New reports of their frantic romance confirm that Maura “comes for everything” in Giovanni’s life, with a source close to the Italian hunk saying the brunette bombshell is “the one.”
A source told The Sun: “None of his friends have seen him like this before and Maura has also become very close to Giovanni’s friends.”
They added: “No one would be surprised if they end up getting married, because Giovanni has said she’s the one he wants to be with forever.”
True love: It comes after Giovanni is said to be utterly ‘in love’ with his girlfriend, so much so that the professional dancer’s friends are convinced he’s ‘going to ask the question’
Sweet: A source said: ‘None of his friends have seen him like this before and Maura has also become very close to Giovanni’s friends’
The source also noted that Maura is “always” on the set of Strictly Come Dancing in support of her new beau.
They added that Giovanni has fallen for the Irish stunner with ‘incredible’ speed.
It comes after Maura shared a photo of a sweet romantic note her dancer boyfriend left for her on Saturday.
The former Love Island star took to her Instagram Story to show her followers the letter from Giovanni as he prepared for his dance with EastEnders’ Rose Ayling-Ellis, 26.
He wrote: ‘Have a nice day princess! I love you so much. Ti ado di piu (I adore you more)!! Forever Yours.’
Love: Maura shared a photo of a sweet romantic note her dancer friend Giovanni left for her on Saturday
Cute: He wrote: ‘Have a nice day princess! I love you so much. Ti ado di piu [I adore you more]!! Forever Yours’
Also on Friday, she shared an adorable photo with her beau as they both donned all-black outfits and kissed in the rain on a recent date night.
She simply captioned the photo: “Moments” along with a black heart emoji.
Maura supported Giovanni and Rose and wished them good luck leading up to the series’ first dance last week.
Alongside a photo of the pair, she said: “All the best to you both tonight. I know you will absolutely destroy it.’
Child: Maura also shared a photo of Rose and Giovanni before their salsa performance