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.

Home & Property

On the Market: An Impossibly European Maisonette in Back Bay

French and Italian imports turn this Beacon Street condo into a real-life fresco.

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Five Houses for Sale with Binge-Worthy Home Movie Theaters

Heat up the popcorn and cue up all of the movies that were snubbed by the Oscars.

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Five Single-Family Homes in the City to Tour This Weekend

Open houses with cupolas, libraries, yards, and plenty of room to spread out.

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On the Market: A Rural Vermont Retreat with an Indoor Ice Skating Rink

Plus, a cavernous barn with a basketball court.

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Five Furnished Apartments for Rent in Boston

So long, days of hauling sofas up narrow flights of stairs and all around town.

Home & Property

The Hottest Towns and Neighborhoods for Every Generation

A 2020 guide to the best Greater Boston towns and neighborhoods for every generation—from Millennials, to Gen Xers, to Boomers.

Home & Property

Is Your Dream Home in the Cards This Year?

We asked local property experts to offer a dozen compelling predictions that’ll help you navigate Boston’s wild world of buying and selling.

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On the Market: A Castle-Like Condo in Newport

Supper in the stone turret dining room and stroll down to the nearby Newport Cliff Walk.

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Five Pretty Open Houses in and around Boston to See This Weekend

Looking for a home with lots of built-in bookshelves, an elegant fireplace, or a spacious yard?

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On the Market: A Cool Three-Story Condo in South Boston

It boasts direct elevator access and three private decks.

Home & Property

Five Two-Bedroom Apartments for $2,000 or Less per Month

Covetable units in Roxbury, Brighton, and Dorchester.

City Life

New Year, New Name: Nubian Square Is Making Room for Change

Residents of the Roxbury neighborhood are optimistic about the early impact of the new title, and the difference they hope it will make.

Home & Property

On the Market: A Log Home on a Lake Champlain Island

Catch snowy panoramas from the perch at the top of the silo.

Home & Property

Five Charming Apartments for Rent in Charlestown

Check out these one- and two-bedroom units in this historic Boston neighborhood.

Home & Property

Six Condos to Tour This Weekend in the South End

Take a stroll through a glorious duplex in the former Concord Baptist Church.