Since 1980, Allan Domb and his highly reputable real estate brokerage firm have been known throughout the United States as key contributors to Center City Philadelphia''s luxury condominium market. Today, Allan continues to specialize in Center City luxury condominium sales in buildings such as Academy House, The Bank Building, The Barclay, Center City One, The Dorchester, Hopkinson House, Independence Place, The Lanesborough, The Lippincott, Parc Rittenhouse, Pier 3, Pier 5, The Philadelphian, Society Hill Towers, Wanamaker House and The Warwick Condominiums. Additionally, Allan''s company leases residential apartments, condominiums and commercial properties and manages many of these assets. Since 1999, Allan has also been engaged in the adaptive reuse of historic buildings into luxury condominiums and the development of new luxury condominiums in Center City. His portfolio of development properties includes Parc Rittenhouse, The Warwick, The Bank Building Residences, The Lanesborough, 220 West Washington Square and The Barclay. Nationally, Allan has been ranked a top producing real estate broker for the past twenty five years. He was named the REALTOR® of the Year by the Greater Philadelphia Association of REALTORS® (GPAR) in 1982 and 2013 and was named the REALTOR® of the Year by the Pennsylvania Association of REALTORS® in 2013.
Allan was inaugurated for a third term as President of GPAR on January 14, 2014. He served his first term in 1990 and his second term in 2013; he is the first person to serve three terms as President of the Association in its 108 year history. Under Allan''s leadership, GPAR has changed its mission from the Voice for Real Estate in Philadelphia to the Voice for Philadelphia.
In addition to his real estate ventures, Allan is an owner/investor and sits on the board of Starr Restaurant Organization, a group of 31 stylish, upscale restaurants located in Philadelphia, Atlantic City, New York City, Washington DC and South Florida, and Starr Events, a catering group and hotel group. Allan is also the owner of Schlesinger''s Delicatessen, an award-winning Jewish style delicatessen and restaurant in Philadelphia, dedicated to his family.
Allan received his Bachelor of Arts degree from American University. He currently serves on the boards of the Center City District; Friends of Rittenhouse Square; and seven condominium associations, of which he is the president of three. He is a past president of the Friends of Rittenhouse Square and has served on three other condominium boards in the past. Allan has the distinct honor of being a member of Star Power, a group of the top realtors throughout the country who typically average $35 million in annual sales.
Allan has been quoted and featured in The Wall Street Journal, USA Today, Forbes, Business Week, The Philadelphia Inquirer, Urban Land, Multifamily Executive, and many other publications. He also often appears on Philadelphia''s NBC10, 6ABC, CBS3, CNBC, MSNBC and FOX29.