What is Lara Spencer' Ex-Husband David Haffenreffer Doing Now? Know about his Career and Net Worth

Updated On 27 May, 2019 Published On

David Haffenreffer is an American-born former CNN journalist best known as the ex-husband of American news correspondent for Nightline and ABC News Lara Spencer. The pair got married back on 30th September 2000 and have two children together. They were married for 15 years until they decided to call it quit in 2015 and got a divorce on 18th June 2015. As a journalist, he hosted the show Ahead of the Curve which aired on CNN. After the divorce, Lara married wall street financer and multimillionaire Rick McVey, who is the CEO of online bond trading company Marketaxess Holdings Inc. and a millionaire many times over.

In 2016 alone, Rick's income from bonuses, pay and stock profits reached an estimated $13.7 million. Of the more than 13 million dollars, $5,833,462 came in the form of total compensation. Of the amount, $500,000 was received as a salary, while the bonus amount was $2,100,000. Similarly, he received $893,891 as a stock option, $2,145,006 in stock and $194,565 in other types of compensation. Apart from all this, he also made money through his share in the company. 

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David Haffenreffer

David Haffenreffer

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Born on 2nd August 1967, 50-year-old  David is currently working as a real estate broker for Houlihna real Estate company and has gained success through the business. According to his Twitter page, the company he works in has been involved in 52% of the sales of homes worth more than $ 10 million in the Greenwich, CT, area.

David Haffenreffer's real estate company is involved in many multi-million dollar home deals

David Haffenreffer's real estate company is involved in many multi-million dollar home deals

Source: David Haffenreffer’s Twitter 

David Haffenreffer house, net worth and salary 

David Haffenreffer owns a huge 4,200-square-foot home in Greenwich, Connecticut. David reportedly comes from old money. It is said that his ancestor established the Haffenreffer Brewery in 1870. They sold the company to the Falstaff Brewing Corporation in 1965 for over than $17 million.

David Haffenreffer is a very confidential person and very little is known about him. His net worth too is unknown, and the precise details about his salary are also not known. However, David currently works as a brokerage manager for the prestigious real estate company Houlihan Lawrence in Greenwich, CT. The median annual salary of a real estate manager is said to be around $160,884, hovering between $136,522 to $185,565.

Satellite view of David Haffenreffer's Greenwich, CT mansion

Satellite view of David Haffenreffer's Greenwich, CT, mansion

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Meanwhile, according to sources, David currently lives in a mansion based in Greenwich, CT. The house is located in the Riverside section of the town.

David Haffenreffer career

David Haffenreffer worked in the financial news industry for 15 years. He worked for some reputed news channels like WABC-TV, WCBS-TV, News 12 Connecticut and others one of them being CNN. 

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He started his career back in later 1990's as an anchor and soon became a popular television personality. Later, for some reason, he decided that it was not his cup of tea. After 15 years of working as a journalist, he started working for Prudential Connecticut Realty as a real estate broker followed by Sotheby's International Realty. David is currently involved with Houlihan Real Estate. He also runs a blog titled Greenwich Digs Real Estate Blog