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Bernadette Castro Net Worth

Bernadette Castro is a US based entrepreneur and also a former politician from New York. She has served in the New York Cabinet. She has been involved in her family business of real estate called Castro Properties. However, before taking over her family business dealing in real estate, she has tried her singing career as well. She even managed to gain a mild success, but then gave up to pursue her family business. During her singing career, she was able to record a couple of singles in the early sixties and these include the Hip Lips Get in the Way that remains her popular one. 

Early Life 

Bernadette Castro was born on 10th July 1944 in New York City, NY. When she was four years old, she was also in one of the iconic TV ads that was seen running for not less than 40K times thus making her the most popular page among the children in the US. She bagged a couple of TV commercials and even a show known as The Tonight Show with Johnny Carson. She completed her graduation in Bachelor of Science and Journalism and later completed her Master’s in Education in the late seventies and later emerged the first woman in the university to gain a college degree in Broadcast Journalism. 

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Career Beginning 

As said, she initially tried her career in singing and was even able to give a number of singles in the industry. Some of these even turned big in the market. She even bagged a mild success in her career, however, later she headed to become part of her family business working in the real estate industry. She even was engaged in a furniture business in the early nineties called Krause Furniture and at the same time, she maintained her ownership in the real estate world and became part of the commercial real estate business as well on the East Coast. 

While Bernadette sold the furniture division of the family’s company in 1993 to Krause Furniture, she was able to retain her stakes in the real estate business and got engaged in the commercial real estate business as well. Her family business office is based in Manhattan and thus has been involved in some of the best deals giving her good exposure in this domain. 

She also got involved in politics during her stay in New York and was appointed as Commissioner in NY of the recreation and historic prevention department in the city. Later, she held a cabinet position for not less than 12 years starting from 1995 to 2006, and during her tenure she did some remarkable jobs pumping huge money to beautify the city. Continuing her passion in politics, she was able to try her luck for becoming the US Senate for her place and bagged 42 percent of votes in her favour, beating the four term winning senator Daniel Patrick Moynihan.

Net Worth 

The lady who is known to be with different names being an amateur singer, entrepreneur and politician is known to have a net worth of 9 Million USD. 

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