Boston Global Investors (BGI) is a leading real estate development and consulting firm headquartered in Boston. Led by John Hynes and a team of experienced real estate professionals, BGI has decades of experience developing commercial, residential and mixed-use projects from landmark towers to city-scale development. Projects include Seaport Square, a 6.3 million square foot urban neighborhood on Boston’s waterfront, the redevelopment of United Technology Corporation’s 46-acre Rocketdyne facility within LA Warner Center in Los Angeles, as well as large-scale master planning assignments in North America and Asia. BGI and its development team, BGI Development Advisors broke ground on One Seaport Square in December of 2014 and recently completed the newest and largest mixed-use development in Boston.

John Hynes is a co-founder with Gale International in the Songdo International Business District (Songdo IBD), a massive US $35 billion, 100 million square foot master planned city in South Korea. Prior to forming BGI, Mr. Hynes and partners developed the 1.1 million square foot State Street Financial Center tower and the 500,000 square foot 101 Arch Street tower, both located in Boston.


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  • Land Assemblage
  • Project Management
  • Permits & Approvals
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  • Financing & Accounting
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