St. Louis’ PGIM Real Estate Finance adds to multifamily team

St. Louis’ PGIM Real Estate Finance continues to expand its multifamily group with the addition of Richard Orf, who will serve as deputy chief underwriter for the firm’s Federal Housing Administration lending platform.

Before joining PGIM, Orf was vice president, deputy chief underwriter for Berkadia in St. Louis. He brings more than 15 years of commercial real estate and capital markets experience to PGIM Real Estate Finance, having served in similar functions with GE Real Estate and CitiMortgage. Orf earned a bachelor of science degree in business administration from the University of Missouri.

In a related effort, PGIM also hired Tiffany Baymiller to serve as the FHA Closing Manager. Baymiller previously was vice president, lead FHA closer at Red Capital Group in Columbus, Ohio.