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.

Allston Christmas
Home & Property

How to Decide Whether You Should Take Home That Free Furniture

Your guide to shopping the sidewalks this Allston Christmas, and all year round.

Home & Property

Five Apartments for Rent with In-Building Elevators

Moving day with a third-floor unit? No problem for these elevator-equipped buildings.

Home & Property

On the Market: A Brick and Marble Victorian in Burlington, Vermont

Turrets? Stained glass? Clawfoot soaking tub? This home has it all, plus views of Lake Champlain from its bedrooms.

Home & Property

These Are the Most Expensive Streets to Live On in Boston

House hunting on a budget? Here are the addresses to avoid.

Home & Property

On the Market: A Jeffersonian-Style Villa in Princeton

Frolic through the terraced lawn in the summer, and head to nearby Mount Wachusett in the winter.

Home & Property

These Are Six of the Coolest Homes to Hit the Market This June

Featuring a Manchester palace inspired by Pompeii, a Beacon Hill spot with a speakeasy, and more.

Jackie Kennedy Martha's Vineyard estate
Home & Property

Jackie Kennedy’s Martha’s Vineyard Summer Home Just Hit the Market for $65 Million

Caroline Kennedy has listed the 340-acre property, which features a "fairy treehouse," a tennis court, and a mile of coastline.

Home & Property

On the Market: A Schoolhouse-Turned-Townhouse Near Newburyport

No matter how you felt about school, you’ll love coming home to this renovated condo with an academic backstory.

Jamaica Plain condo
Home & Property

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

With lovely options in Jamaica Plain, Medford, Brookline, and beyond.

Boston apartments with roof decks
Home & Property

Five Apartments for Rent with Roof Decks

Rooftop perches aren’t just for lucky homeowners.

Home & Property

On the Market: Newport’s Cutest Cottage

Previously a church and a schoolhouse, this 18th century home is now on sale for less than $400k.

Home & Property

Five Glamorous Mansions for Sale in Newport

Feast your eyes on these not-so-average beach houses.

Arts & Entertainment

Five Places to Celebrate the Fourth of July Outside of Boston

Don’t want to get caught up in the fireworks-fueled traffic of Boston? Check out these suburban festivities.

converted church condo in South Boston
Home & Property

On the Market: A Luxe Condo in a Converted Catholic Church

Ever dream of sliding around on a library ladder and gazing through stunning stained glass windows? This is your lucky day.

manchester-by-the-sea neoclassical house
Home & Property

On the Market: A Neoclassical Marvel in Manchester-by-the-Sea

You really just have to see it to believe it.