Barbara Corcoran
Barbara Corcoran
Real Name/Full Name Barbara Ann Corcoran
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Barbara Corcoran
Birth Place: Edgewater, New Jersey, United States
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 10 March 1949
Age/How Old: 75 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres –165 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 4″
Weight: In Kilograms –55 Kg
In Pounds –121.25 lbs
Eye Color: Grey
Hair Color: Blonde
Parents Name: Father –Edwin W. Corcoran Jr.
Mother –Florence
Siblings: John Corcoran, Jeanine Corcoran and eight others
School: Local Catholic Elementary School, St. Cecilia High School, Leonia High School
College: St. Thomas Aquinas College
Religion: Catholic
Nationality: Irish
Zodiac Sign: Pisces
Gender: Female
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Boyfriend: N/A
Husband/Spouse Name: Bill Higgins
Kids/Children Name: Tom Higgins, Katie Higgins
Profession: Businesswoman, investor, speaker, consultant, syndicated columnist, author, and television personality
Net Worth: $110 Million
Last Updated: May 2024

Barbara Corcoran is a multi-tasking woman who is a great businesswoman, speaker, investor, consultant, columnist, author and television personality. She founded a real estate brokerage titled The Corcoran Group in New York and sold for US$66 million to NRT in the year 2001. She is an ultra-talented woman who has spread her magic in many fields and achieved all heights of success.

Well, how well do you know about Barbara Corcoran? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Barbara Corcoran’s net worth in 2024, her age, height, weight, boyfriend, husband, kids, biography and complete details about her life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Barbara Corcoran to date.

Biography and Early Life

Barbara Corcoran was born on 10 March 1949 in Edgewater, New Jersey, United States to homemaker mother Florence and father Edwin w. Corcoran Jr. who resided many jobs during her childhood. She was raised in an Irish Catholic working-class family. She was the second child out of her ten siblings. Her father was an alcoholic man who used to disrespect her beloved mother.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Barbara Corcoran in 2024 and what is her height and weight? Well, Barbara Corcoran’s age is 75 years old as of today’s date 20th May 2024 having been born on 10 March 1949. Though, she is 5′ 4″ in feet and inches and 165 cm in Centimetres tall, she weighs about 121.25 lbs in Pound and 55kg in Kilograms. Her eye color is Grey and hair color is Blonde.


She has struggled throughout her school days due to dyslexia. She started her education from a local Catholic elementary school and later attended St. Cecilia High School in Englewood and Leonia High School.

She got her graduation degree in 1971 from St. Thomas Echinus College.

Personal Life: Dating, Boyfriends, Husband, Kids

Barbara Corcoran With Husband Bill Higgins
Barbara Corcoran With Husband Bill Higgins

She tied the holy knot with Federal Bureau of Investigation Agent, but the couple separated legally due to some unfortunate reasons. She later married to her current husband- “Bill Higgin” in 1988. He is the son of the renowned Navy retired- “Captain F. Higgins”. His father was a proud part of Gulf war held in Persia and FBI.

She faced a hard stretch conceiving while being with “Bill Higgins”. However, luckily a sister aided the two-some by donating them an egg and via IVF, the couple gave birth to a handsome son-Tom. Years later, the couple adopted Kate. Her son was a student in “Ivy League School”. Kate faced difficulty in learning things. The couple is leading happily in “Manhattan”.

Is Barbara Corcoran Lesbian?

Barbara Corcoran is happily wedded to her beloved man named Bill Higgin and currently enjoying their bond with their two beautiful children. Hence she isn’t a lesbian or bisexual.

Professional Career

She started her career as a teacher just after her graduation but later moved on and spread her wings over 20 jobs by the time she was proud 23.

While working as a receptionist in 1973 for Giffuni Brothers’ real estate corporation in New York City, she started her own company with her boyfriend “Corcoran-Simonè” who loaned US$1000. After almost seven years she established her own firm titled “The Corcoran Group” because of her split with his long time boyfriend as he told her that he would marry her secretary. She has also ventured in the publishing business by publishing The Corcoran Report, which was a newsletter covering real estate data. She sold her company for US$66 million to NRT.

In 2017, she participated in the show called “Dancing with the Stars” where her partner was Keo Motsepe. In 2020, she was featured in the 6th season of Grave and Frankie.

She is a mind-blowing author of several books like Shark Tales, If you don’t have big breasts, put ribbons on your pigtails, Nextville and Used what you’ve got.

She is a fantastic woman who has struggled hard through her career and defeated every obstacle to achieve what she has. She is an inspiration for the whole world.


Barbara has been honoured thrice with “Emmy Awards” because of her wise contributions in “Tank Shark” show. Other than this, she has received no notable awards in her career so far.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Barbara Corcoran in 2024

Barbara Corcoran Net Worth
Barbara Corcoran Net Worth

Barbara Corcoran has an approximate net worth of $110 million as of 2024. She earns much of her wealth being a consultant, businessman, investor, author and a well-cherished television personality. Her books are working great in the market and are bringing good revenues for her. She is the founder of the show named “Tank Shark” show. She is also a well-appreciated host in multiple television shows.

Some Interesting Facts You Need to Know

  • She initiated her career with a small sum of money-($1000) in the year 1973 and later transformed it to the real estate kingdom.
  • Her biggest inspiration is her father from whom she learned to value every second.

Barbara Corcoran has shone astoundingly in her businesses and investments. She has faced many ups and downs in her personal life, where she was born and brought up in an underprivileged family among ten siblings. She lost her most loving yet older brother a few years back. She couldn’t biologically become a mother because of which she lost her previous husband (as rumored). However, she is a remarkable lady who has succeeded profoundly, both professionally and personally.


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