Kevin Simshauser biography- Laguna Beach star

Who is Kevin Simshauser?

Kevin Simshauser is an American reality television personality and a former model.

He became popular after starring in the MTV reality show Laguna Beach. Soon he married his co-star Taylor Core.

Additionally, Kevin is a real estate agent based in Arizona and California.

Kevin Simshauser bio, relationships, career and net worth
Kevin Simshauser

Quick facts

Full nameKevin Simshauser
BirthdateSeptember 13, 1986
Age36 years old
BirthplacePacific Northwest, USA
Father’s nameUnknown
Mother’s nameUnknown
Height5 feet 11 inches
Weight81 kg
CollegeUniversity of Arizona
Marital statusMarried
Name of wifeTaylor Cole
Children2 (Tatum and Cole)
ProfessionReal estate investor and broker
Net worthUSD 1 million

About Kevin Simhauser

Kevin Simshauser

Kevin Simhauser is the son of Sara and Gene Simshauser. He was born on September 13, 1986, in Spokane, Washington. Based on his date of birth, he is a Virgo.

Virgos are known to be hard-working, creative, reliable, and patient. However, they can often be self-critical and judgmental of others. 

Virgo men are practical, observant, and helpful.

The Laguna Beach star is 5 feet and 11 inches and has brown-colored eyes and brown hair. Kevin is a medium build. He usually keeps his hair short and has some facial hair.

Kevin’s parents, Sara and Gene Simshauser are from Deer Park, Washington. They currently reside in Mesa, Arizona.

His brother Erik Simhauser works at ConsumerMedical. 

In 2009, Kevin completed his Bachelor of Science in Regional Development from the University of Arizona. 

Kevin Simshauser loves golfing in his free time. He often displays pictures on his Instagram account showing the realtor swinging his golf club in the air with his back facing the camera.


wedding photo of taylor cole with her Laguna Beach boyfriend
Wedding photo of Taylor Cole and Kevin Simshauser

Kevin Simshauser married Laguna Beach co-star Taylor Cole.

Kevin and Taylor began dating in 2005. In October 2015, the couple married after ten years of being together.

The wedding took place in La Quinta Resort and Club, California. The ceremony was lavish, and the bride and groom looked madly in love as they shared a kiss after exchanging their vows.

Their outdoor wedding had former cast members Morgan Sounders and Alex Murrel as their bridesmaids.

Taylor looked stunning as she walked down the aisle alongside her father. She wore a gorgeous Jenny Packham wedding gown with capped sleeves with bead details.

Similarly, she styled her hair in a simple updo and chose to wear a long veil that perfectly complemented her wedding dress.

The makeup was kept relatively natural, and the bride highlighted her gorgeous eyes with sparkly silver eyeshadow. Taylor’s simple pair of earrings and the colorful bouquet carried by her added an elegant touch to her overall look.

Kevin Simshauser looked dashing in his blue-colored suit over a classic white shirt. The couple got married in the presence of close friends, and Taylor shared family members and the news of their marriage on her Instagram account.

Taylor Cole (wife)

Taylor was a cast member of the reality show Laguna Beach: The Real Orange County. 

After appearing in the show, Taylor went on to work as a photographer specializing in lifestyle and wedding photography.

Presently, Kevin’s wife seems to be enjoying her family life with Kevin as she often uploads photos with her husband and her two adorable kids on her Instagram “taylorcole.” 

Taylor’s account, which has over 24.2k followers, highlights her current professional life.

Quitting her job as a photographer, Taylor became a Holistic Nutritionist and Functional Therapy Practitioner. 

She decided to become a Holistic Nutritionist and Functional Therapy Practitioner following her postpartum struggles and helping other postnatal mothers.


Family photo of Laguna Beach couple
Kevin with his wife and children

Kevin Simshauser has two children from his wedding, Tatum Woods and Cole Thomas Simshauser.

Three years after his wedding, Kevin became the proud father of a daughter named Tatum Woods Simshauser in 2018. 

The Simshauser couple shared the happy news on social media. Kevin wrote, “Watching the birth of my daughter was the most surreal, intense, amazing thing I have ever witnessed. So proud of you and your mama! Happy Birthday, Tatum Woods!”

Kevin and Taylor became parents again in 2020 when they welcomed Cole Thomas Simshauser into the world. 

Taylor often posts adorable photos of the Simshauser siblings on her social media.


We all know Kevin Simshauser from MTV’s reality shows Laguna Beach: The Real Orange County. It aired from September 2004 till November 2006. 

Kevin starred in Laguna Beach’s second season with Taylor Cole. Several brands contacted Kevin after appearing on the show and offered modeling opportunities. 

Kevin Simshauser has been interested in real estate since a very young age. After graduation, he quit his modeling career and became a full-time real estate investor and a broker.

He works as a managing member at The Phix Group, LLC. Moreover, he works as a realtor in HomeSmart Internationa, located in Phoenix, Arizona, USA, and for Sims Real Estate in Arizona, Phoenix.

While Arizona remains his primary work location, Kevin also has worked in the world of Californian real estate. Previously, Kevin lived in New Port Beach, California. 

He also worked in the real estate sales and acquisitions department for Guardian Capital Realty in Orange County, California. 

Furthermore, Simshauser was an employee in Keller Williams Real Estate in Newport Beach.

As per Simshauser’s LinkedIn profile, “Kevin has managed an acquisitions team to acquire thousands of single and multifamily units throughout Southern California, Arizona, and Florida and oversee the construction management of residential and commercial construction projects. Kevin takes a sophisticated approach to the investment criteria with a disciplined approach to acquisitions, financing, management, and ad dispositions”.

Net worth, income source, and lifestyle

Kevin Simshauser and his wife Taylor Cole

The retired model currently working as a real estate investor is estimated to have USD 1 million. In addition, his celebrity wife, Taylor Cole, also has an impressive net worth of USD 1.3 million.

Together, the power couple boasts a combined USD 2.3 million net worth, which helps them and their family lead a luxurious lifestyle. However, Kevin Simshauser’s primary source of income is his real estate profession.

Social media


On Twitter, Kevin Simshauser is active under the username “KevinSimshauser.” The reality star joined the social media platform in March 2009.

Kevin likes to refrain from posting too many personal life details on social media despite his celebrity status. As a result, his Twitter account mainly consists of retweets, and due to this, Kevin has a considerably lower following on Twitter.


Kevin Simshauser seems to be more active on Instagram “kevinsims13” compared to his Twitter account.

Unfortunately, for fans wishing to glimpse his personal life through his social media, Kevin’s Instagram is currently private. Luckily, his wife Taylor’s public account contains many photos of her realtor husband, which allows fans to gain some insight into the glamorous lives led by Kevin and the Simshauser family.

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