Brian Salyards is a Principal with PGIM Real Estate Finance. In this role, he is responsible for the direct origination of multifamily debt across the United States, through Freddie Mac; Fannie Mae; FHA; the life company portfolio; CMBS executions and the company’s proprietary balance sheet/bridge loan programs. Brian is located in Boston.
Brian has more than 25 years of experience in the real estate industry, with considerable experience in commercial real estate finance. Prior to joining the company in 2011, Brian was with Deutsche Bank Berkshire Mortgage (now Berkeley Point Capital), where he served from 2001 to 2011. In that capacity, he originated more than $1.3 billion in multifamily loans. Earlier, he was a senior regional underwriter with Berkshire Mortgage Finance. Brian began his career by forming his own real estate company, J&B Home Realty, which he ran successfully for 10 years. As co-owner, he was involved in the acquisition, investment, sale and leasing of single family and multifamily properties in Massachusetts and New Hampshire.
Brian received a Bachelor of Science degree in business administration from the University of New Hampshire Whittemore School of Business and Economics. He also earned a certificate in real estate finance from Boston University.