Our Team



John W. Whalen, Jr. has decades of experience in public and private real estate development in MA, NH and ME. For over twenty years he held corporate VP positions with MA based real estate development companies. Recruited from the public sector, he spent nine years at Fall River based First Bristol Corporation and thirteen years at Rockland, MA based Tedeschi Realty Corp. He has been a self-employed real estate broker since 2007. In 2012 he accepted a partnership in an energy consulting firm serving industrial, commercial and retail firms in southeastern MA. He serves on the Board of the New Bedford Port Society. Prior to his real estate career he served to the rank of Captain as an Operations Officer in the Strategic Air Command. He holds a BA in History and an MA in Public Administration.



Reach him at: john@recobblestone.com





Brian S. Whalen has a CPA license in MA, and has been a residential real estate investor in MA since 2003. He is currently pursuing a Master’s in Taxation degree at Bentley University. Joining the U.S. Navy at 18, he was among the youngest graduates of Naval Nuclear Power School. He went on to operate the controls of reactors aboard a submarine and the aircraft carrier, USS George Washington. His 20 years in power operations includes service overseas as well roles at a commercial nuclear plant, at the Hoover Dam, as an electric Transmission System Supervisor in Eversource’s control center in Boston, and most recently as a Project Manager with Eversource. An acknowledged real estate specialist, he also collaborates on wealth management strategies with an associate Registered Investment Advisor. Brian earned an MS in Finance from Indiana University Bloomington in 2014, and holds a BS in Business Administration from Thomas Edison State University. Nowadays, Brian is devoted to raising his 4-year-old son and they never miss a Patriots game.



Reach him at: brian@recobblestone.com



Luke M. Whalen


Luke Whalen is a lifelong, sixth generation resident of New Bedford. He spent the past decade developing and launching online marketing and sales ventures. His online retail skills have been acknowledged by EBAY. His interest in real estate reflects his evolving application of his sales and marketing skills.



Candido Trinidad is an experienced Realtor and a Sergeant with the New Bedford Police Department. He has served the public for 15 years as an EMT, Police Cadet, including 13 years as an Officer. Candido's real estate clients typically become his friends as he successfully navigates the buying or selling of their home. Candido speaks Spanish and has an affinity for dog lovers.



Reach him at: candido@recobblestone.com