Tim Logan

Tim Logan covers the projects, players and pocketbooks behind Boston’s building boom. From downtown towers to fast-changing city neighborhoods to the ever-evolving suburbs, Tim tracks the ways that growth and development are transforming Greater Boston and the lives of the people who call it home.

Tim has been a reporter at the Globe since 2015. He has also written about housing, development and the economy at the Los Angeles Times, the St. Louis Post-Dispatch and newspapers in New York and Indiana. He grew up in Boston, graduated from the University of Notre Dame and earned a master’s in urban affairs at St. Louis University.

Latest stories

In biotech hub Cambridge, there’s still room for Junior Mints

By , Globe Staff

Tootsie Roll Industries Inc. is planning a modest expansion of the century-old Cambridge factory where it produces the entire world’s supply of Junior Mints.

Harvard renews its affordable housing program with $20m

By , Globe Staff

The school will put the money toward a low-interest loan program that helps to fund apartment and condominium buildings for lower- and middle-income residents, mainly in Boston and Cambridge.

Suffolk University aims to turn boutique downtown hotel into a dorm

By , Globe Staff

Suffolk has an agreement to buy the well-known Ames Hotel after outbidding hotel operators.

For the first time in four decades, new buildings could rise over the Mass. Pike

By , Globe Staff

Developers hope to start work early next year on a pair of towers that would be on a deck above the busy highway and commuter rail tracks.