Who is Josh Flagg and what is his net worth 2018? Josh Flagg is a television personality who has appeared in Bravo TV’s ‘Million Dollar Listing Los Angeles’. Since 2012, he has been associated with Rodeo Realty Beverly Hills. He is also an author and a real estate agent. He has written two books, namely ‘Million Dollar Agent: Brokering the Dream’ and ‘A Simple Girl: Stories My Grandmother Told Me’. In 2012, he was featured in ’30 Under 30’ by Forbes. He has appeared in various TV shows like ‘Watch What Happens: Live’, ‘Good Morning America’, and ‘Today Show’. He is an open gay.
Joshua Daniel “Josh” Flagg was born in Los Angeles, California on August 20, 1985. He was born to parents Cindy Flagg and Michael Flagg. His grandfather is Herman Platt who is a Jewish leader and philanthropist. He is also the grandson of Benjamin Platt who is the founder of ‘Platt Music Corporation’. His paternal grandmother is Edith Flagg who is a fashion designer and actress of ‘Million Dollar Listing Los Angeles’. Josh Flagg was raised in Los Angeles and he went to a private school called ‘Brentwood School’. In 2003, he went to Beverley Hills High School and completed his graduation in 2004.
Josh Flagg has come out openly to being gay in March 2011. In July 2016, he proposed Bobby Boyd, his fiancé at the Four Seasons Hotel George V. Previously he was in a relationship with Colton Thorne. He currently resides in Los Angeles, California.
At the age of 18, Josh Flagg started to work as a real estate agent. He used to work when he was in high school with Bruce Nelson who was a real estate broker. As a real estate agent, he made many sales and was also able to make the deal worth $25 million in Beverley Hills. It was the highest sale in Brentwood Park’s history. Flagg has also sold properties to celebrities like Steve Aoki and Adam Levine. In 2009, he began “Josh Flagg Estates” in Los Angeles. In his career, he has sold property worth over $1 billion. He then started to work with Rodeo Realty.
In 2006, he became a part of the reality TV series ‘Million Dollar Listing Los Angeles’ on Bravo TV. It also included 2 other agents Chad Rogers and Madison Hildebrand. In 2013, the show included only Flagg and was then joined by David Parnes and James Harris. When he was 14, he wrote a book about his grandmother.
In 2009, he published his book entitled ‘A Simple Girl: Stories My Grandmother Told Me’. The proceeds from the sale of the books went to the Jewish Federation of Greater Los Angeles. In 2011, another book called ‘Million Dollar Agent: Brokering the Dream’ was released. The following year he launched a mobile app ‘Star Maps’. The app was a directory of properties of celebrities in Los Angeles.
In 2013, Josh Flagg was awarded the ‘Next Generation award’ by Melissa Rivers. The award was presented by the Los Angeles Museum of the Holocaust.
Josh Flagg Net Worth
Having been involved with the real estate industry from a young age, Josh Flagg has gone on to accumulate good wealth for himself. In his career, he has also authored two books. He has been involved in sales of over $1 billion in his career as per Forbes. Josh Flagg’s net worth is an estimated $30 million.
He owes this wealth to all the properties he has sold and also by appearing in the reality TV series on Bravo. He is also the owner of “Josh Flagg Estates”. He also owns ‘Century Towers’ complex of his grandmother in Century City. He has bought and sold properties from various famous people like Michael Filerman, David Katzenberg, Nicolas Pakzad.
Josh Flagg has created many sales records in his career. In 2015, he bought an estate from Michael Filerman which is located in an area of celebrities like Ozzy Osbourne, Prince, and Don Johnson. Flagg has admitted that he has done plastic surgery to improve his chin, nose, and ears. He parted ways with his partner Colton Thorne after being nine years with him.