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

Here Are Five Lovely Homes for Sale in Melrose

Some options for buying in one of the nation’s hottest neighborhoods.

Home & Property

On the Market: A Stucco North Shore Estate Right on the Beach

An outdoor kitchen, 15 rooms, a hot tub by the ocean, and a garage to beat them all.

Home & Property

Stay in These Six Quirky Airbnbs Around New England

Spend the night in a train caboose, stone dome, tie-dye tiny house, and even more unique homes.

Home & Property

Five Open-Concept Condos with Open Houses This Weekend

These easy breezy homes are just what summer called for.

tom brady gisele bundchen met gala
Home & Property

Tom Brady and Gisele Bundchen’s Brookline Mansion Is on the Market

Want to live like the GOAT? Now’s your chance, if you can round up $39.5 million.

Roxbury apartments
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Five Roxbury Apartments for Rent for Less Than $1,000 per Bedroom

These three and four-bedroom units run as low as $750 per roomie when split evenly.

Sudbury Federal stone-front manor with sunken garden
Home & Property

On the Market: A Federal Manor on 24 Exquisite Acres

Finally, a New England home fit for all four seasons.

Home & Property

Five Unique Converted Homes You Can Buy Right Now

Searching for a home with a story? From churches to schoolhouses, residences are overflowing with character.

Home & Property

Either-Or: A Sprawling Scituate Chateau vs. a South End Triplex

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

Manchester by the Sea home with watchtower
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On the Market: A Manchester Home with Its own WWII Watchtower

The 11-story tower is crowned by a "champagne room" with a walk-around deck with panoramic ocean vistas.

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On the Market: A Warm Wooden Abode on the Cape

Down by the Cotuit Bay, this home offers nearly 300 feet of shoreline and its own wood-shingle cabana.

Home & Property

Here’s What You Can Buy for Under $350,000 Outside of Boston

From Chelsea to Melrose, these lovely homes are accessible to the city by bus and train.

Home & Property

Tour These Five Mansions Hosting Open Houses This Weekend

These square footage-blessed homes are all currently on the market.

Home & Property

Five of the Prettiest Homes to Hit the Market in July

Would you rather: Own a turreted home on a hill or 200 acres with mountain vistas?

melrose public library
Home & Property

Melrose Ranks as One of the Nation’s Hottest Neighborhoods

Get in losers, we’re going to Melrose.