Brit Coelho is a broker by profession. But Coelho is better recognized as the longtime girlfriend and now wife of the Mexican-born dancer and music video director Rene Elizondo Jr. Her husband came to the limelight as the ex-husband of the American singer Janet Jackson. Apart from being Janet’s ex-husband, Rene has also directed some of Janet’s videos such as That’s the way love goes, Againand Together again.
Well, Britt and her husband Rene are getting married and have been living a blissful married life for over a decade. Also know if the couple shares children and how their relationship started.
So, here are several unknown facts about Britt including her date of birth, family and more.
Britt Coelho had a great childhood with her two siblings: what is her age?
As for the age of Britt Coelho, the famous husband will turn 40 in December 2022. She was born on December 13, 1982 in California, USA. However, Britt has not yet revealed the names of her parents. Nevertheless, she has two twin brothers, Cache J Coelho & Colt Coelho.
According to Britt, her twin brothers were very lively in their youth. And the three siblings spent most of their childhood in Las Vegas.
Britt Coelho’s mother died and her father married another woman
Unfortunately, her mother passed away on September 16, 2005 at the age of 48. Britt has complained several times about her mother’s death via her Insta. Speaking of which, on May 2, 2017, the day her mother would have turned 60, she uploaded a post captioned
Happy Birthday Mama! I’m not sure you’d love, accept, or hate turning 60 today. You were a naughty lady who was always ahead of your time. Thank you for teaching me how to keep going no matter what.
When did her father marry for the second time? Was it after her mother’s death? The truth is that her parents had not been together since her childhood. Britt was about 4-5 years old when her father got married for the second time. But she did indeed have a close relationship with her father and also with her stepmother Alicon Bates.
On May 7, 2022, Britt revealed her father’s relationship on her Instagram. She wrote,
My incredible stepmother @alibee233 just sent me this picture from their wedding day. Rocking the hairstyle that only pink sponge curlers can achieve. #daddydaughter Papa’s fashionable mullet in full swing.
It appears that Britt attended a local educational institution for her early school education. While the celebrity husband has not disclosed the name of her school, Britt shared a picture from her high school days in September 2021. She captioned the post:
When the Nokia was cool. High school years. If you know me, my color palette hasn’t changed much.
Unfortunately, there is no other information about her further studies.
Britt Coelho started making money around the age of 24: what does she do to live now?
In 2006, Britt Coelho joined a company called Brooks Films. She worked there for over 12 years as a project manager. In 2016, Britt got a job as a real estate agent with Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage for about 8 months. The following year she started working for Compass /licensed real estate agent.
Britt also had a Real Estate team there. For those who wanted to know why an agent needed a team, she briefly explained. Coelho, 39, said:
Why a Real Estate Team? Our team is made up of hand-picked licensed agents, all with different skill sets, enabling us to serve you better than any single agent ever could. Our team works behind the scenes to ensure every corner of your transaction is covered. The result is better communication and faster results.
René’s wife worked at Compass / for over three years. She then started working as a Luxury Real Estate Broker at Beverly & Company. The company helps buyers find the perfect home.
As a real estate agent, she often talks about her business on her Instagram.
When did Britt Coelho meet her husband Rene Elizondo? Their dating history
In January 2004, Britt first met her future husband Rene Elizondo in Las Vegas. At the same time, she also met one of her husband’s best friends, AJ McLean. Well, Britt was the one who revealed about their first meeting on January 7, 2017 via her Instagram post. She uploaded her throwback photo with her husband and his friend McLean with the caption:
“13 years ago today I met these 2 crazy guys in Vegas. Happy early birthday.”
Besides, many people have raised the question, why did Britt date a man who is almost twice her age? But they never engaged in it and soon began a healthy relationship.
Coelho and Rene almost walked down the aisle after dating for half a decade
After being in a long term relationship for about five years, Britt and her boyfriend turned man decided to get married in August 2010. Their wedding took place in a small beachside ceremony while photos were taken by Denise Malone.
In August 2015, Britt also shared her wedding photo with her husband on the occasion of their fifth wedding anniversary. She captioned the message,
“Today 5 years ago we had a party, I wore white and you wore a suit. I am so proud to be your partner on this journey. Thank you for teaching me to love unconditionally and how to be loved in return. And always keep me sharp. 👰🏻👨🏽 🔥🔥🔥 @renejr #reneelizondo @dmalonephoto photo credit.”
As of 2022, it’s been over a decade since they got hooked and they’re still together.
The businesswoman and her husband are also parents of one child
On October 9, 2011, Britt and the Mexican-born dancer welcomed their daughter Elin Elizondo. Their only daughter has grown well and also goes to school. August 23, 2018 was the first day of Elin’s 1st grade.
Likewise, on August 22, 2019, the following year, proud mom Britt uploaded a photo of her daughter saying, “There goes our second grader!
Britt’s husband Rene was first married to Janet Jackson
Prior to Britt Coelho, Rene Elizondo was previously married to an American singer Janet Jackson. Talking about their relationship, Rene and his ex-wife Janet met through singer La Toya Jackson in the mid-1980s.
In the year 1986, the exes started dating. After a five-year relationship, on March 31, 1991, Rene and his ex-wife exchanged their vows. However, their marriage was kept a secret until the divorce was announced.
But before that, they already lived separately in 1999 and their divorce was finalized in 2003.
Where is Brit now? Know about her wealth
Britt currently lives in Malibu, CA with her husband Rene and their daughter Elin. Besides, if we talk about her total income, she has successfully built a net worth of $500,000 as of 2022. She mainly earns her money as a real estate agent.
- 1 Britt Coelho had a great childhood with her two siblings: what is her age?
- 2 Britt Coelho started making money around the age of 24: what does she do to live now?
- 3 When did Britt Coelho meet her husband Rene Elizondo? Their dating history
- 4 Coelho and Rene almost walked down the aisle after dating for half a decade
- 5 Britt’s husband Rene was first married to Janet Jackson
- 6 Where is Brit now? Know about her wealth