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Did Real Housewives Kim Zolciak and Kroy Bierman break up amid financial difficulties?


Former Real Housewives star Kim Zolciak-Biermann appears to have been in financial difficulty for some time. According to reports, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has filed a federal lien against Kim Zolciak-Biermann and her husband, former NFL linebacker Kroy Biermann, in excess of $1.1 million.

It also appears that financial difficulties have affected the couple’s marriage as Kim Zolciak-Berman and Kroy Bierman are allegedly getting a divorce. Here is everything you should know about the same.

Kim Zolciak and Kroy Berman

Reportedly, last fall, Real Housewives stars Kim Zolciak-Biermann and Kroy Biermann defaulted on a $1.65 million loan on their Fulton County, Georgia home. PEOPLE previously reported that Truist Bank will auction off this property in March 2023.

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However, Kim Zolciak denied this report via an Instagram post. I wrote, “Well guys my house didn’t sell for $257,000…if you guys think I’m going to let my house we put millions and millions of dollars down for $257,000 then you’re an idiot, okay?”

This home in Georgia is valued at over $2 million. RedFin indicated that it was scheduled to be sold for $880,000 on October 23, 2012. Accordingly, Kim Zolciak-Bierman and Kroy Bierman have been residing in their home in Georgia since then.

Earlier, it was reported that the couple had filed for divorce after being married for eleven years. It appears that financial problems may have a negative impact on their marriage. They share four children together Kroy Jagger, Kash Kade, Kaia Rose, and Kane Ren. Kroy Bierman also adopted Kim Zolciak’s daughters, Ariana and Brill.

According to reports, the marriage was described as an “irrevocable annulment with no hope of reconciliation” with the date of separation being 30 April. Kim demands full custody of the children as well as spousal support.

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Joanna Swanson

Joanna Swanson is Europe correspondent at the Thomson Reuters Foundation based in Brussels covering politics, culture, business, climate change, society, economies and inclusive tech. With specific focus in breaking news, she has covered some of the world's most significant stories.