Pete McGrath


Professional Expertise 

Peter McGrath is Associate Director in Savills Detroit office, where he specializes in representing local and national office and industrial occupiers, assisting with lease renewals, relocations, acquisitions and dispositions. He has implemented portfolio strategies for large multimarket organizations, helping them optimize operations while rightsizing their occupancy costs with his strong background in research and analysis. While he works with both local and global companies, he has acquired an in-depth understanding of Metro Detroit’s real estate market, with a focus on Downtown Detroit.

Peter joined Savills in 2019 after five-plus years with Colliers International, where he was recognized with the firm’s Rising Star Award for his work representing clients in the automotive, legal, nonprofit, professional services and government sectors in lease negotiations for office and industrial space.

Awards, Achievements and Activities

Peter is an active member of several community organizations, including serving as Co-Chair of the Young Professionals Committee of the Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation, and as the Detroit Chapter President of the John Carroll Alumni Association. He is a board member of the Michigan Irish Chamber of Commerce and a member of the Detroit Athletic Club.

Direct Number

+1 313 920 8186



Office Number

+1 313 474 5170


  • John Carroll University, BA, History 

  • Wayne State University, MA, History 
  • University of Michigan, MUP, Urban and Regional Planning and Certificate in Real Estate Development


  • Government 
  • Industrial
  • Nonprofits and Associations
  • Legal

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