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

Walsh calls for major investment to guard city against flooding

By and Jon Chesto , Globe Staff

Mayor Martin Walsh will roll out an array of projects designed to protect Boston from rising sea levels. And he’s asking business leaders for their help to make them happen.

Downfall of Sears may boost a major development project at CambridgeSide

By , Globe Staff

The closure of the Cambridge Sears could help an even larger project that would include office space and housing where the store and the mall’s garage now stand.

Sanofi Genyzme seeks up to 400,000 square feet in Cambridge

By , Globe Staff

The added space would be enough to house around 2,000 employees.

State’s stalled plan to regulate Airbnb leaves cities in limbo

By , Globe Staff

For two months, lawmakers and Governor Baker have been in a standoff over legislation — passed in the waning hours of the 2018 session — to tax and regulate short-term rentals.