A.J. is excited to join after 14 years with Coldwell Banker. A resident of the Rivertowns for more than 31 years, A.J. combines unparalleled knowledge of the region - Irvington, Dobbs Ferry, Hastings, Tarrytown, Sleepy Hollow, Ardsley, Hartsdale and Scarsdale - with more than a decade of experience as one of the top-producing brokers in the county. An impeccable negotiator, A.J. specializes in residential purchases and sales, new construction, as well as land and commercial transactions. His reputation for exceptional loyalty, professionalism, and service has earned him numerous industry accolades—including the International President’s Elite Award—as well as dozens of Five-Star client testimonials. For A.J., finding a person's dream home is not a job. It is his passion. An ingenious marketer, A.J. finds gratification in creating specialized marketing strategies for his sellers to effectively represent their homes and interests. An ever-changing industry, A.J. stays ahead of the game through him commitment to market research and use of innovative advertising and marketing techniques.
Originally from Rochester, Dobbs earned dual degrees in marketing and finance from Syracuse University and a degree from the Culinary Institute of America. A.J. earned 3 Stars from the NY Times as an Executive Chef in NYC and eventually became the General Manager of the famed Oyster Bar and Restaurant in Grand Central Terminal. All of this, before embarking on a successful career as an executive in the garment industry.
When buyers and sellers choose A.J. Dobbs as their real estate professional, they are getting the breadth of experience, extensive market knowledge, and impeccable negotiation skills of one of the most dynamic and talented real estate brokers.
A proud husband and father, he enjoys spending his free time boating, riding his motorcycles, and relaxing with his family, friends and their English Bulldog, Daisy.