Barbara Corcoran Biography
A native of Edgewater, New Jersey, Barbara Corcoran is an American businesswoman, investor, speaker, consultant, columnist, author, and TV personality.
Corcoran is the founder of The Corcoran Group, a real estate brokerage in New York City, which she sold to NRT for $66 million in 2001.
She is a Shark Investor on ABC’s Shark Tank. Corcoran is also a columnist for More, The Daily Review, and Redbook.
Barbara Corcoran Age
Corcoran is 71 years old as of 2020. She was born on March 10, 1949.
Barbara Corcoran Height
Corcoran stands at a height of 1.65 m.
Barbara Corcoran Parents
Corcoran was born to an Irish-Catholic family as the second child. More information on her parents will be provided in due time.
Barbara Corcoran Siblings
Corcoran was born in a household of 10 kids and she is the second born. She has 9 other siblings. Not much information is available about her siblings at the moment.
Barbara Corcoran Husband
Corcoran is married to her husband Bill Higgins. The couple got married in 1988. Bill is a retired Navy captain who participated in the Gulf War. He is also a former FBI agent.
Barbara Corcoran Children
Corcoran and her husband Bill, have two children; a son and a daughter. Their first child, Tom was born in 1994 via in vitro fertilization, with an egg donated by her sister Florence.
Later on, the couple adopted a second child, a daughter named Kate.
Barbara Corcoran Education
Corcoran attended a local Catholic elementary school in Edgewater, New Jersey, and later joined St. Cecilia High School in Englewood for her freshman year. She flunked out of several courses and transferred to Leonia High School.
Corcoran went on to join St. Thomas Aquinas College where she graduated in 1971 with a degree in education.
Barbara Corcoran The Corcoran Group
Corcoran co-founded The Corcoran-Simonè with a $1,000 loan from her boyfriend. She broke up with her boyfriend seven years later after he announced his intention to marry her secretary, and she went on to found The Corcoran Group.
She also started publishing The Corcoran Report (The Corcoran®), a newsletter covering real estate data developments in New York City, in the mid-1970s.
The Corcoran® System is made up of company-owned offices (owned by a subsidiary of Realogy Brokerage Group LLC) and franchised offices (owned and managed independently). The ideals of the Fair Housing Act and the Equal Opportunity Act are completely supported by the Corcoran System. The accuracy of the listing information is presumed, but not guaranteed.
Barbara Corcoran Net Worth
Corcoran has a net worth of $80 million.