She has a net worth of $10 million and is an Assyrian-American who has worked as a model, TV personality, and fashion designer in the past. Larsa Pippen became well-known as the star of the television reality show The Real Housewives of Miami, which she hosted. Larsa Pippen gained extra notoriety as a result of her modeling work.
She is also well-known as the ex-wife of NBA All-Star Scottie Pippen, who is still alive. Larsa and Scottie exchanged vows in the year 1997. They went through a couple of separations before eventually divorcing in 2021.
Larsa Younan was given the name Larsa on July 6, 1974, in Chicago, Illinois. She enrolled at a local high school in Chicago, where she had an average grade point average. Pippen received her bachelor's degree in political science from the University of Chicago, where she also worked as a teaching assistant.
She gained fame as a model and as the ex-wife of former NBA player Scottie Pippen, and she was cast in the Bravo reality series Housewives, which premiered on February 22, 2011. She did not return for the second season of the show.
Even though she is an attractive and sassy woman, Larsa is confident in her abilities as a wife and mother of four, including her ability to be successful in whatever she does. Larsa says that while she isn't busy making her three young sons into great athletes or shopping for her princess, she enjoys taking care of herself a little bit.
Following her great experience on The Real Housewives of Orange County, it was reported that she and Scottie will appear in their own WE tv reality series, named Big Pippen, which is set to premiere in 2013.
As Kim Kardashian's close friend, the lady is once known as the “Hottest NBA Wife” made multiple appearances on Kourtney and Kim Take Miami, where she was dubbed the “Hottest NBA Wife.” Larsa writes a blog called “Life with Larsa” and serves as a brand ambassador for the magazine Haute Living, which she founded. She also serves as the president of the Pippen Foundation, which raises funds for a variety of children's organizations.
Larsa and Scottie Pippen were married on July 20, 1997, in Chicago (without a prenuptial agreement), when Larsa was just 23 years old. Because she is married to an NBA great, she was thrown into the public eye almost quickly.
Scottie Pippen Jr., Preston Pippen, Justin Pippen, and Sophia Pippen are the couple's four children: Scottie Pippen Jr., Preston Pippen, and Sophia Pippen. At least one of their children inherited the basketball gene: Scottie Jr., their oldest son, is a point guard for Vanderbilt University and was named to the SEC Freshman All-Star team in 2020.
In 2016, the pair revealed that they were no longer together. Scottie Pippen made the decision to file for divorce from his wife, Larsa, immediately after police were summoned to their house for the second time in the span of two days, according to court documents. The police were summoned to the couple's house in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida because there had been an alleged domestic dispute at the residence.
Despite speculations that Larsa had cheated on Scottie with rapper Future, the couple ultimately formalized their divorce in 2018. Larsa has categorically denied the allegations. Larsa made waves in December 2020 when she was seen with NBA player Malik Beasley, who was then married at the time.
The “Real Housewives of Miami” alum was spotted holding hands with the 24-year-old NBA star while in Miami, and the photographs instantly went viral once they were released. Montana Yao, Beasley's wife, blasted him on social media and subsequently filed for divorce after a heated argument.
Larsa and Scottie spent $2.225 million in 2004 to purchase a 10,000 square foot lakefront property in the Chicago neighborhood of Highland Park, which they call home. In 2016, they listed the house for $3.1 million on the market.
After decreasing the price to $1.899 million in 2019, they were unable to find a buyer for the property. Their property in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, cost $1.3 million when they purchased it in 2000.
They purchased the property in 2004 and custom-built a 9,700 square foot, six-bedroom home on it. In 2010, they put the house on the market for $16 million. Even after lowering their asking price to just under $10 million, they were unable to find a buyer a decade later. Currently, the property is for sale for $12 million, according to the most recent listing.