Sofia Rivera

Staff Writer

Sofia Rivera is a staff writer at Boston, where she covers all things real estate. She has a degree in journalism from Simmons College, where she also studied communications and Spanish. Having lived in and around Boston for years, she is on a never-ending hunt for the city's best chai latte.


Five Massachusetts Wineries to Visit All Summer

Savor a socially distanced tasting or private picnic at these vineyards around the state.

Home & Property

On the Market: A Darling Victorian in Melrose

This sunny single-family is the perfect fusion of old and new.

Home & Property

On the Market: A Sun-Soaked Loft in Davis Square

Direct access to the Somerville community bike path, anyone?

Home & Property

On the Market: A Shining and Serene Retreat in Freeport

Wake up to ocean views and wooded surroundings.

Home & Property

On the Market: A Refined Brick-and-Beam Condo on the Waterfront

Peep the Boston Harbor vistas from its two roomy balconies.

Home & Property

The Coming Eviction Crisis Will Be Worse Than You Think

Evictions in August could displace 20,000 Bostonians and exacerbate the pandemic.

Home & Property

On the Market: An Arts and Crafts Estate Along Ipswich River

Kayak around the bend to Crane Beach.

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On the Market: A Converted Dairy Barn on the Rhode Island Oceanfront

Revel in this coastal backyard, complete with a gunite pool and beach frontage.

Home & Property

Five Homes for Sale around Boston with In-Law Apartments

With spacious options in Andover, Concord, and beyond.

Home & Property

On the Market: A Stylish Lakeside Single-Family in Natick

Situated right by the Weston border, this suburban charmer is on sale for $525,000.


Airbnb Says the Berkshires Are the Place to Be This Summer

Book up one of these idyllic Western Mass. listings now.

Home & Property

A Study Found Overwhelming Evidence Black Renters Experience Discrimination in Boston

A new report showed that white renters have a much easier time finding an apartment.

Arts & Entertainment

Seven Black Boston-Based Artists on Their Work as a Form of Protest

Local photographers, musicians, and more discuss how art and activism go hand in hand.

Home & Property

On the Market: An Industrial Houseplant Haven in Chelsea

The soaring, bi-level condo is just one of two units in the building with two private balconies.

Home & Property

Either-Or: A Sophisticated Wellesley Manse vs. an Airy Cambridge Victorian

It’s amazing what a few miles will do to the market.