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James H. McVey

Senior Vice President / Partner


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Practice Areas

  • Investment Sales
  • Landlord Representation Services
  • Fee Development Services
  • Asset Management Services


Jim has been in the commercial real estate business since 1991 and has been with Commonwealth Commercial since 2001. He is Vice President/Partner of Commonwealth Commercial where he is head of the Retail Department.

Jim was Commonwealth Commercial’s Top Producer for 2005, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014. He handles the leasing for shopping centers managed by Commonwealth Commercial, some of which include: Cary Court Shopping Center, Kings Charter, Autoport, West Point Station, Quioccasin Station, and Hanover Square North and South. He handles negotiations for Sauer Properties, Park Properties, The Restaurant Company, and various Land Developers.


Jim received a Bachelor of Arts from Hampden-Sydney College in 1989. In 2000, he acquired his Broker’s license in the Commonwealth of Virginia.


He has also applied his leadership skills to his community where he serves numerous organizations including: fundraising for Hampden-Sydney College. Jim is an active member of St. James Church, is a chairman of the Wildlife Foundation of Virginia, Founder of St. Christopher’s Ducks Unlimited Chapter, a St. Christopher School Alumni Representative, and a Outdoor Heritage Committee member of CCV. His passions include family and anything related to the outdoors.