Jade Century Properties, Inc. (“JCP”) is a real estate development and investment firm headquartered in New York. JCP develops and invests residential and mixed-use buildings for rental and sales in major US cities including New York City, San Francisco, Seattle and Portland. The company has participated as LP, Co-GP or Co-Developer in development projects. JCP is the US subsidiary of Beijing Jade Investment Group, a diversified enterprise group with focus in real estate development, capital management and art/culture.


  • Xiaorong Zhai, President
    Mr. Zhai, President of Jade Century Properties, is responsible for setting strategy, hiring and leading the executive team, maintaining relationships with local partners, and communicating with the Board. Prior to joining Jade Group, Mr. Zhai served as Acquisition Manager for China Real Estate Development Group Corporation. He has a Bachelor's degree in Engineering from the Tsinghua University and a Master's degree in Construction Management from the University of Reading.
  • Huaying Li, Managing Director
    Ms. Li, Managing Director, is responsible for project and construction management of development projects owned by JCP and JCP affiliates. Prior to joining JCP, Ms. Li has worked at Tishman Construction and Zubatkin. Her project management experience includes ground-up projects including a 600-key, InterContinental New York Times Square Hotel, a 500-key limited service hotel in Midtown, and renovation projects including restoration of Park Avenue Armory, geothermal mechanical upgrade of St Patrick’s Cathedral, 17-story high-end condo conversion project, and 100K SF office interior fit out project for AECOM/Tishman Headquarter. She has a Bachelor’s degree in Architecture from the Tsinghua University and a Master’s degree in Real Estate Development from Columbia University.
  • Sophia Kang, Director of Investments
    Ms. Kang, Director of Investments, is responsible for acquisition and asset management of development and investment projects owned by JCP and JCP affiliates. Prior to joining JCP, Ms. Kang has worked in CMBS lending and distressed property and loan investment. She has a Bachelor’s degree in Architecture from the Cooper Union and a Master’s degree in City Planning with focus in real estate from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
  • Julia Lee, Legal Counsel
    Ms. Lee, Legal Counsel, provides hands-on counsel to managerial staff and manages the operations of legal department. She drafts key documents and assists in developing policies within the company. Prior to joining JCP, she helped small business owners get started and guided them through shareholder disputes. She is licensed to practice law in New York and holds a JD degree from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

Beijing Jade Investment Group

Beijing Jade Investment Group Co., Ltd
No.1 Zhongguancun South Ave, Haidian District, Beijing, China
Website: en.bjjade.cn