The Real Housewives franchise consists of a reputation for producing entertaining content and bringing forward interesting personalities in front of the fans.
Likewise, the “Real Housewife of New York” was able to bring Barbara Kavovit into the limelight. Barbara, who marked herself in the male-dominated field of construction as a “boss lady”, quickly attracted the fans of the show.
Also, she was friends with another “RHONY” star Luann de Lesseps for more than 14 years and stated her as one of the primary reasons for her to join the show.
To know more about the “boss lady” dive right into the article.
Bio — Age, Birthday, Zodiac
Barbara Kavovit was born in the city of Pelham Parkway in New York on 4 January 1966. As per her birthday, she turned 55 at the start of 2021.
As for her sunshine sign, she boasts the Capricon which makes her a hardworking, charming, and adaptive personality.
Also, those traits gave her a standing ground in the construction and renovation market which was dominated by men.
Barbara Kavovit Wiki — Parents, Siblings, Education
Barbara Kavovit grew up in a tight knitted family with her parents and a sibling sister, Caryn. Even though she was born in Pelham Parkway she grew up in the Bronx.
While growing up, her father filed her with a passion for tools and building as he was a mechanical engineer. At just the age of nine, she helped her father in bunk beds.
Later, she attended the State University of New York at Oswego and graduated with a degree in finance and economics. She then established her own company “Stands-Ins” and never looked back.
Barbara Kavovit Net Worth, Bankruptcy, Company
Barbara Kavovit gained early exposure in her field of interest, but it was not always an easy way upwards. She played part in frequenting parking lots and asking people if they needed help around the house.
Later, she became a mediator and provided service through her company locally. And then, she was awarded a two-year contract by IBM to cover repairs in their headquarters.
However, there was a turn of events for her company as the 9/11 attack during that time decreased the demand and workflow for construction. So, she opted for a different approach and started a lifestyle company “Barbara K!”.
Unfortunately, her company did not do well and was declared bankrupt. That made her move into the world of the building again and in 2015, she founded “Evergreen Builders and Construction”.
After that, her company slowly started gaining profit and Barbara Kavovit managed to bring her net worth back on track. While her estimated net worth lies around $2 million, no reliable source confirmed the statement.
Circa September 2020, Barbara hinted she was running for the New York City mayoral race. January the following year, she officially entered herself into the race. Her campaign, however, lasted only 5 months. In June 2021, Barbara announced her exit from the race. At the time, she insisted she wasn’t giving up on politics.
Height, Weight, Other Distinct Features
When it comes to physical appearance, Barbara Kavovit might be a child’s mother, but she keeps herself fit. She stands at a height of 5 feet 7 inches and weighs in at 61kgs.
Other than that, she possesses a charming personality to go along with a healthy style of living.
Social Media Presence: Twitter, IG, Facebook
Talking about social media presence, Barbara Kavovit was not a social media personality until her involvement in “RHONY”.
As a reality star, she gained a following of 91K on her Instagram as of June 2021. Meanwhile, Barbara had almost 10K followers on Twitter.
Barbara Kavovit Son Zachary Kavovit-Murphy
Moving on, Barbara Kavovit is the single mother to her son Zachary Kavovit-Murphy who attended William Smith College in New York.
Other than that, Zachary assisted his mother as an Executive Project Manager at Evergreen Construction whenever he gets free from his studies.
Is Barbara Kavovit Married? Husband, Boyfriend
Barbara Kavovit enjoyed her life independently as she made a career for herself from the things she loved.
However, that did not stop her from falling in love with a contractor. After that, she got married to him but their relationship did not last long.
With her now-former husband, Barbara got a son whose name is Zachary Kavovit Murphy. Zachary also helped his mother with her company.
As of 2020, Barbara looked after her work and son. Other than that, she did not have any boyfriend or possible boyfriend connections.
Last modified: June 4, 2021