The Real Deal New York

Barnett’s big buildout: One57 mastermind has more projects on the go than any other developer

February 12, 2013 10:30AM
By Adam Pincus

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Gary Barnett

From the February issue: Ask most people in the industry today and they’ll tell you Gary Barnett is the most aggressive of the large real estate developers in Manhattan. His appetite for risk among his peers is second to none. But given how many projects he has in the works — his firm, Extell Development Company, is currently working on roughly a dozen, including building two of the tallest residential buildings in the Western Hemisphere — and with the level of media attention he gets, you might think he would be more frenetic and in-your-face. [more]