The Millionaire Matchmaker has found her match!
"I feel like it should have happened years ago, so I'm kind of shocked," she tells Us.
Stanger, 48, tells Us Friedman — a 51-year-old real estate executive whom she met through a matchmaker five and a half years ago — popped the question in Maui, Hawaii, on her May 31 birthday. A black swan named Raymond delivered the 4-carat ring.
Of the ring, she tells Us, "I have a rule, if you go out a year and he doesn't propose, it goes up a carat a year." Now, the L.A.-based duo, who don't live together, are planning for 2010 nuptials.
What kind of wedding does the never-before-married Stanger prefer? "I want to elope, and he wants a big wedding," she tells Us. "I'm like, 'Let's go to Vegas!'"
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