Patricia McDermott has served as a Senior Property Manager at CBRE since 2012. For the last 20 years she has worked on various assets in the Chicago market where she has been responsible for all facets of management including; budget preparation, receivables, lease and contract administration, operations and accounting. Patricia also supported a recent property sale by providing assistance in the due diligence process and monitoring activity of brokers and interested parties.
Patricia’s career has spanned over a decade and has allowed her to focus her management skills on several properties mainly in Chicago’s Gold Coast. She has managed retail and office buildings housing couture as well as national retailers and over 50 office tenants. While overseeing these properties she project managed an elevator modernization, two fire/life safety system upgrades, four critical façade inspect/repair programs, installation of a natural gas generator, installation of an inverter power system and replacement of a roof with a total cost of $3.5 million.
Patty previously worked as a Tenant Services Coordinator at the John Hancock Center where her responsibilities included implementing existing and new operational policies, supervision of contracted services, tenant relations, tenant marketing programs and set-up of new leases in accounting and database systems.
Previous management assignments included Assistant Property Manager at The Stone Container Building (150 North Michigan Avenue) and Property Administrator at NBC Tower (455 North Cityfront Plaza Drive)
Professional Affiliations / Accreditations
- Licensed Illinois Real Estate Salesperson
- Real Property Administrator (RPA) designation through BOMI
- Eastern Illinois University, Bachelor of Arts