For a quarter century, Fan Pier has waited for a bold-thinking developer to come along, dust it off, and turn South Boston's long-ignored waterfront into the city's hottest neighborhood. This year, at long last, Joe Fallon stepped forward.
Growing up in Milton in the 1960s, Joe Fallon would ride from construction site to construction site in a Chrysler Imperial with his father's neighbor and friend, Tom Flatley, one of the best-known developers in Massachusetts. Fallon didn't need those tours to acquire the real estate bug his father and grandfather were in the business. But the early exposure ... (Full article: 908 words)
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