Orden Yost

Orden Yost

Senior Director
Senior Director

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    170 South Main Street
    Suite 1600
    Salt Lake City, UT 84101
    United States

  • Phone

    +1 801 303 5427

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The discipline, focus, and concentration that enable T. Orden Yost to compete in marathon running are traits that have served him well in the arena of commercial real estate. Channeling his efforts towards problem solving with the client’s goals in mind has gained Yost a solid reputation with developers, landlords and tenants alike as a tenacious, direct individual whose work is swift and sure. 

Yost is extensively involved in community affairs, having served on the Murray City Economic Development Advisory Board and now on the Murray City Board of Appeals. He has also served on the Salt Lake County Recreation District Advisory Board, Murray Recreation Advisory Board, and the Murray City Board of Appeals multiple times. He gained in-depth experience in community planning and zoning issues as a member of the Murray City Community Planning Council. He is a lifetime member of the Salt Lake Board of Realtors Million Dollar Club and serves on NAIOP and CCIM committees. 

During his tenure as an office and medical development/investment specialist at Cushman & Wakefield, Yost has consummated thousands of transactions in all areas of leasing, sales, assemblage of land and acquisition of investment properties. Yost has earned the CCIM designation. As a graduate of the CCIM education program, the most challenging in the industry, Yost brings an exceptional level of real-world experience, market knowledge and negotiation skills to each client assignment. Yost is an Airborne, Ranger, Special Forces qualified retired officer in the United States Army and is a highly decorated veteran of the Vietnam War. His educational experience includes studies at Idaho State University and Brigham Young University with a focus on marketing and psychology.


  • Aetna Insurance Real Estate Division 
  • Argent Group 
  • Capital, Inc.
  • CIGNA Investment, Inc.
  • Developers Diversified Realty
  • Development, Inc.
  • Dime Savings Bank
  • F.W. Jones Associates
  • Gerald D. Hines Interests
  • Gerding/Edlen 
  • Hamlet Development Corp.
  • Hawaii Mason’s & Plasterer’s Pension Trust Fund 
  • Hospital Corp. of America (HCA)
  • Humana Hospital Corp.
  • IHCB Investment
  • Janss Corp.
  • Johnson Wax Corp.
  • Kimball Investment Co.
  • Legacy Partners Commercial, Inc.
  • Machan Hampshire Properties, Inc.
  • Merrill Lynch Private 
  • Murray City Corp.
  • Murray City RDA
  • National Life of Vermont Insurance Co.
  • Pacific Corp. (UPL)
  • Property Reserve Inc. (PRI)
  • Prowswood Corp.
  • Rice Melby, Inc.
  • Sentinel Realty Advisors
  • The Circle K Corp.
  • Utah Radiology Associates, 53rd Investors
  • Utah Retirement Board and Pension Fund
  • W.P. Carey & Co
  • Washington Mutual Savings Bank