Jim comes to Berkshire Hathaway HS Fox Roach from a highly successful Commercial Real Estate Investment Sale career in the New Jersey/Pennsylvania marketplace with two of the world’s largest commercial real estate firms. Transactions completed by Jim on behalf of third-party clients over the past two decades total approximately $3.2 billion.
Jim was a senior broker with CBRE and Cushman & Wakefield and a Co-Founder and Managing Partner of Investment Properties Capital Advisors where he was responsible for sourcing and representing buyers and sellers of investment properties in the execution of investment property sales, institutional equity placements and mortgage referrals.
Jim consistently ranked among the top producers at both CBRE and Cushman & Wakefield, receiving numerous production awards as well as the “Capital Advisors Transaction of the Year” for leading the $135.7 million sale of a 2,113-unit, five property multi-family portfolio known as the Gateside Portfolio, which was the largest multi-family transaction ever completed in the Philadelphia marketplace up to that time.
Although born in Philadelphia, Jim has been a southern New Jersey resident and Stone Harbor vacationer since age 3. Stone Harbor vacations are a four generation tradition in the Sheehan family and today the entire clan of over 125 family member and friends arrange their Stone Harbor vacations during the same weeks in July.
Jim is an avid boater, kayaker and fisherman.
Jim and his wife, Suzanne Fanelli Sheehan live in Haddonfield, NJ and have three children, Jennifer, Jimmy and Jeff. Jim and Sue have been very active in the Haddonfield community. Jim has been a member of the Christ the King School Board and Vincent Pallotti Parish Council as well as a coach in Little League baseball, softball, soccer and basketball. Sue has been a member of the Christ the King and Paul VI High School PTAs, Junior Women’s Club and Haddon Fortnightly.
Jim is a licensed salesperson in New Jersey and Pennsylvania and is a member of the Cape May County Board of Realtors. Jim has served as a guest speaker at the annual Counselors of Real Estate (CRE) conference in Philadelphia.
Hugh is extremely excited to welcome Jim to the Hugh Merkle Team. With his amazing career in investment real estate and extensive business and personal connections in Pennsylvania and New Jersey, Jim has hit the ground running assisting both buyers and sellers , who know and enjoy Stone Harbor and Avalon, achieve their real estate goals here on 7 Mile Island. What a fantastic fit!!
Jim Sheehan – Berkshire Hathaway Fox Roach – the Hugh Merkle Team and Jim’s extensive experience in investment real estate, plus his love of Avalon and Stone Harbor, are creating memories on 7 Mile Island.