At the desk of: George Xu

From the March issue:  George Xu is building himself a dream home: a duplex penthouse in his planned Farrington development in Flushing, where he will be able take the elevator straight down to his office or the gym. “I’ll never need to leave my building,” he said of the 14-story mixed-use project. Xu, a 48-year-old […]

Century Development plans 250-key Westin Hotel in Flushing

UPDATED, Jan. 18, 3:04 p.m.: George Xu’s Century Development Group is moving ahead with plans to bring a 250-key Westin hotel to Downtown Flushing, the developer told The Real Deal. The developer signed a franchise agreement in December with Starwood Hotels & Resorts, which will operate the hotel. The proposed building at 137-61 Northern Boulevard will […]