The Home Team

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Londonderry, NH

1 Verani Way
Londonderry, NH 03053

Office: 603-434-2377



A seasoned professional with expertise working with today’s first time home buyer as well as the most savvy investor!  Jim’s connections and network will help you to make the right decisions for your sale or purchase every time.

Jim is a 3 time winner of the prestigious “Ozzie” – an award earned by being in the top 10 in sales in the entire Verani network.   

“I love working with first time home buyers and I thrive on helping sellers set the tone of the market!  My proven strategy on how to market a listing and target likely home buyers has earned my clients thousands more dollars in their pockets on numerous occasions.”

Jim believes his background in coaching baseball and softball at the collegiate level has helped him to be able to work well with his Real Estate clients and ensure they are on track to meet their goals!


Former NCAA Batting champion with .524 batting average!  Chris brings a personality to match to his Real Estate career.  Having spent the majority of his post collegiate career as a retail manager, he honed his people skills and became an ideal Realtor to help first time home buyers accomplish their goals toward home ownership.  Chris has patience and understanding and has spent his first 18 months in Real Estate truly learning the business.

Chris recently became a husband and father and makes no secret that his drive and passion to succeed and work his tail off for his clients is to provide for his growing family.

Designations & Awards

ECERT, Luxury

Ask The Home Team


Chris handled us with much respect and consideration for our situation . He guided us through one of the bigger events in our life and we felt very confident with him each step of the way.

- Ann F Gauthier

A friend recommend him.

- Alain P Gauthier

Jim did an excellent job working with myself through this entire process. Communication was on point and he was informative and respectful through this entire sale. I highly recommend him and his team as they made this sale stress-free.

- Gary Reidy

Chris was amazing through the whole home buying process. He was always encouraging to us even when we thought we would never find our first home. He was very determined to find us a home, he said from the beginning that he would find us a home.

- Cynthia Monteforte

Chris was extremely helpful, patient and informational through the whole process of buying a house especially during a market like this. I would definitely recommend him to others for help. Thank you Chris for everything.

- Paul M Montecalvo

Chris was a great agent! He was very helpful and went above and beyond to help make our first home buying experience a great one! I would highly recommend him to my friends or family and would use him again in the future. My husband and I are very pleased with how smoothly our home buying process went during this extremely difficult market.

- Christine M Montecalvo

My sister and I were first time home buyers and Chris really made the process as smooth as I could have hoped. I plan on recommending Chris to anyone I know planning to buy or sell in the future.

- Amanda Hart

Jim helped us find our new house and guided us to an over asking price sale of our previous home. I would recommend him to anyone in the market to buy or sell!

- Arto Leino

Chris is the best down to earth level headed person which helps when every client is stressed from buying/selling. Highly recommend his talents and how he approaches issues that arise !

- Ronald Lavoie

Jim is extremely knowledgeable and communicates throughout the entire process so I’m never left wondering what’s happening next. Starting 9 has bought and sold multiple properties working with Jim and if you are looking for a straight shooter, that knows how to negotiate and communicate then Jim’s the best around for investors and owner occupied properties alike. He really understand the market conditions and is able to articulate the what and why in any situation. Highly recommend!

- Starting Nine Properties, LLC

Chris is an excellent agent who pays attention to detail and answers all your question in a timely manner. There is a lot of stress being a buyer and seller with issues that arise, Chris took care of all of them quickly . I appreciated how he handled my neighbors with different issues that can get complicated. Highly recommend him to anyone !!

- Ronald Lavoie

jim went well beyond my expectations.

- Gary Hughes

Jim went well beyond to what was needed!

- Gary Hughes

At a home showing

- David Mason

Chris was very Professional very informative he’s awesome there’s so much I can say about him but I’ve run out of room

- Nelson A Yera

Chris is such a great person! He's diligent, friendly, and super outgoing. I would absolutely work with again and recommend him to anyone

- Amber M Moore

In this very competitive market, Chris went above and beyond to make sure our offers always stood out. At the end of it all, we ended up with a home that checked all of our boxes.

- William Lawler

Chris was very attentive and honest. He took control of every situation I would certainly depend on his expertise if we were to purchase another property

- Mary Jaskot

I really appreciate all the time and effort that Chris provided throughout the entire process from recommendations to prepare the property to sell, to dealing with the town offices as needed to assure it went as smoothly as possible. There were a couple/few obstacles that we encountered, but Chris handled them patiently and professionally. I am very happy that he was there representing us as our realtor!

- Joe Milot

Chris went above and beyond to help with the sale of my condo . Wr had some issues at close with the buyers attorney and Chris handled everything with upmost professionalism and made sure I knew every thing every step of the way !!!

- Jamie Elliott

Chris and his company helped us on our first home buying journey. We were both very unaware of most of the process but Chris was always available to help explain things in great detail. He was willing to help us at any hour. Due to our work schedules this meant very early showings or weekend showings and he was always willing. He explained everything to us at each process with every scenario so we could prepare ourselves. With his diligence and extreme effort he was able to guide us while buying our very first home, with our very first offer. This house is beyond perfect and we could not be any happier with our purchase and his help. Working with Chris and his team was a wonderful experience and although we better not be looking again anytime soon, he would definitely be the realtor I go to. I will be highly recommending him to anyone I know buying. He was amazing to work with and truly has a passion and talent for his job.

- Danielle Palmer

He was extremely honest and always on top of everything! Always responded quickly to our crazy questions in a professional and humble manner. I would highly recommend this guy to anyone looking to buy or sell there home! Chris will get the job done!

- Stan Sawlan

We would highly recommend using Chris. He made us feel comfortable the whole way through the process.

- John D Collins

Chris is a great person. I would very much recommend him

- Cynthia Coyne

Chris has been great to work with through this entire selling/buying process, providing great advice and always available to answer our questions. We would definately recommend him to anyone looking to sell or buy a home.

- Colleen Donaghey

Even though our property was in northern New Hampshire, Chris was excited about helping and did an excellent job at marketing and ultimately selling it.

- Patrick Coyne

Chris was amazing throughout the entire process. I can say with 100% assurance that we would not be in a house (nevermind dream house) if it weren't for him. He was extremely helpful, understanding, and made the process of buying our first home unbelievably easy. I would and will be recommending Chris to all my family and friends.

- Garrett Reed

Great guy. Easy to work with.

- Jason Andersen


- Sabeeta Neupane

Jim did a fabulous job. He went over and above. I would use Jim in the future and would highly recommend him.

- Robbin Kopaczynski

Jim Cardello is a true pro and cares about his clients. I appreciate his attention to detail and advice.

- Edmund Koapczynski

Experience of a lifetime! Family and friends warned us of the hassle to expect when selling out home. But from day 1 Chris Shannahan made us feel confident, relaxed, and at ease with his process. We listed our home and had 9 offers within hours of the showings. Thanks to Chris’ speed, efficiency, and attention to detail the steps following the acceptance of an offer we quick and painless. We have, and will continue to recommend Chris to any and all looking to buy or sell in NH or MA.

- Anthony L. Bernardini

Jim was great to work with. He understood we needed the house sold fast and he delivered! Would recommend him to family and friends with no hesitation.

- Gladys Quimby

Jims knowledge and professionalism made purchasing our first home a breeze! We will definitely recommend his services to friends and family.

- Melissa Levesque

Chris made sure to make buying a house as easy as possible for us!

- Madison Cormier

Jim is very professional and communicates very well

- Denise McNulla guardian for Bianca Dwyer

Jim was great every step of the process. He always made himself available when I needed his service. Very professional!!!

- Geoff Brunelle

I just want to say chris is great at his job he knows his stuff and would use him again to sell or buy and will definitely be recommending him to other people the other thing is I gained a new friend

- Robert Aubin

This was a difficult sale because of some of the legal paperwork associated with it being in the name of an estate rather than an individual. Chris was comprehensive, kind, willing to help, and supportive during the entire process. He quickly and thoroughly answered questions and made it feel normal to ask them. I felt fully comfortable working with Chris and highly recommend anyone working with him in the future.

- Danielle Remigio

He made the whole process of buying and selling much easier !

- Alexandra Remigio

Chris is the bomb diggity, out of all of the houses we looked at he was really honest about how he felt about the house and if it was worth time and money. As long as chris is working for this company i will gladly give him recommendations to anyone i see or know

- Christina Aubin

I would absolutely recommend Jim to someone else and use him again in the instance where we needed to buy and sell another house locally. He was very knowledgeable, communicative and always available for any questions I had. He made buying and selling a home in these crazy times so much easier.

- Laura Tropiano

We were very satisfied with Chris. Recommended by a friend, so we gave him a call. Chris has been honest with us since the start, and that is what we were looking for more than anything. With confidence from Chris, he showed us a beautiful town house and we loved it! We quickly made an offer. Chris helped us every step of the way. We just closed yesterday and we are proud first time home owner! Thank you Chris and Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Verani Realty -Nickerson Family

- Dustin Nickerson

Chris was very helpful in what was a very complicated transaction, with proceeds split based on a property settlement.

- Clarendon Griffith

Great personality and accessibility. Returned messages quickly and even on days off or evenings. One example...he was going to a sporting event in Boston w his kids and still got right back to me - that’s dedication and staying accessible. Thank you and great job Jim!

- Russell Brummett

Chris is an extremely helpful agent. His attention to detail, responsiveness and ability to keep me up to date on the ever changing nature of selling a house is second to none. Within a couple weeks he was able to get multiple offers for my unit and was extremely thorough in explaining the positives and negatives of each offer. He helped me through the paperwork process including going above and beyond to help make sure my condo association made necessary repairs ahead of the closing. Can't recommend him enough.

- Adam Cox

I can't say enough about how Jim helped us I know the first time I talked to him he was my guy I would highly recommend Jim to anyone looking to buy or sell Jim is the man I will never go anywhere else

- Joshua Patrick

Chris was very attentive and happy to help with any and all questions, concerns, or any communication between all parties. We were very happy to work with Chris. He was always early and prompt, and always available to speak with.

- Kristine Poole

Chris was a complete professional from start to finish. There was never a time when I had to call Chris as he would always keep me informed on any progress. I will be calling Chris in the future with any and all of my real estate purchasing and selling needs. Thank you very much to Chris, Jim and The Home Team!

- William Dorazio

Chris was awesome throughout every step of the home buying process. From our first meeting to closing he was available and approachable at almost any hour of the day. I highly recommend Chris to anyone looking to buy a home in the southern NH area. Thanks again Chris!

- Zachary Beckwith

Miracle worker !!!! Highly recommend Chris for the sale of your property!!

- Kathy Young

Chris was very professional any questions and concerns where answered and taken care of promptly. I would and will recommend him to all my friends and family anytime. Chris is an excellent agent .

- Steve Young

Chris was the perfect agent for my first time home purchase. He was very knowledgable in the market I was looking for and really made things happen for me on my timeframe. I do not have the most conducive schedule for showings or researching and Chris knew that and really did great working around that to make it as easy as possible for me. I would 100% recommend Chris and Verani to anyone in the area a friend or a random person who was wondering.

- Brandon Cox

Jim was not only my agent at a difficult time in my life, but he also played the role of psychologist/counselor when I needed that. This was my first time selling, and the only home I ever owned so many things were new to me and Jim very kindly walked me through the steps. I will definitely recommend him whenever I have the chance

- Sandra Vance

Chris was amazing to work with. He helped so much with so much, he knew what he was doing and made my husband and I feel like we knew what we were doing also. So many thanks to Chris!!

- Rachel-Morgan Lanouette

“If you're looking for a great realtor, you will be happy you chose Jim!Jim was a pleasure to work with. He is smart, professional and patient. Even during times of stress and uncertainty on our end, he continued to reassure us it would all work out, and it did! He was always quick to respond to all our questions with honest an helpful answers. We needed to sell quickly and his experience got a full price offer on our house in just 4 days. He has kept in touch and continued to offer advice and suggestions even after the closing. If you’re looking for a great realtor, you will be happy you chose Jim!”

- Jen and Mike Brennan

We couldn’t have asked for a better agent when selling and buying our house! Jim was flexible, compassionate, and professional. We felt as though he had our best interest in mind through every step of the process. Even while dealing with a family tragedy during our experience, Jim was accommodating and made us feel at ease to the greatest of his ability, which truly meant the world to us. We can’t say enough good things about Jim, as he definitely exceeded our expectations! We would highly recommend Jim to anyone looking for an extremely knowledgeable and truly loyal real estate agent throughout their home buying or selling experience! Sincerely, Mark and Sarah Makarewicz

- Mark and Sarah Makarewicz

“Gets the job done every time!'I’ve worked with Jim on multiple purchases and sales, for both business and residential. He is exceptional at making deals happen and his team works hard to bring the deal together right through the closing and beyond!”

- Mark McNulla

If you're looking for a great realtor, you will be happy you chose Jim!

Jim was a pleasure to work with. He is smart, professional and patient. Even during times of stress and uncertainty on our end, he continued to reassure us it would all work out, and it did! He was always quick to respond to all our questions with honest an helpful answers. We needed to sell quickly and his experience got a full price offer on our house in just 4 days. He has kept in touch and continued to offer advice and suggestions even after the closing. If you’re looking for a great realtor, you will be happy you chose Jim!

- Jen and Mike Brennen

Gets the job done every time!

I’ve worked with Jim on multiple purchases and sales, for both business and residential. He is exceptional at making deals happen and his team works hard to bring the deal together right through the closing and beyond!

- Mark McNulla

Brittany Reidy is professional, informative, knowledgeable, friendly, and makes you feel important while your selling your home. The closing was yesterday and the buyers so appreciated her professionalism and her friendliness in such an important event. I highly recommend Brittany Reidy for your realtor at Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Verani

- Cheryl Harper

Brittany went above and beyond. Not only she was very thorough. She was thoughtful of our needs and wants and made sure we have no more questions or concerns. She stays on the top of every little detail and we appreciate everything she’s done for us.

- Mutaz Mousa

Brittany is a very driven individual! When she sets a goal she sets out to achieve that goal in a top-notch way. There is nothing too big or too small for her! She is an extremely hard worker and cares deeply about all she does! I highly recommend her!

- Ashley M.

Property Specialties

Bank Owned, New Construction, Relocation, 55+ Communities, Fine Homes, Investment Properties, Multi-Family, Waterfront Homes