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.

dedham 2019 home
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On the Market: An Elm Street Dream in Dedham

There’s nothing nightmarish about this Elm Street home, which is a stunningly designed 2019 construction.

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Here’s What You Can Buy in Boston for $500,000 or Less Right Now

From an exposed brick loft in South Boston, to a converted schoolhouse condo in Jamaica Plain.

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Five Luxurious Open Houses to Tour in Boston this Weekend

Want a rare glimpse into a Millennium Place penthouse? Here’s your chance.

Weston mansion
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On the Market: An Ultramodern Mansion in Weston

Decked out with a turf court, quirky wine cellar, and massive windows, this is quite possibly Weston’s coolest home.

Boston apartments with air conditioning
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Five City Apartments for Rent with Air Conditioning

Ahh, central air. Escape from the humid heat in these chilled units.

somerville condo in a former cold storage faciity
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On the Market: A Stylish Condo in a Former Lobster Freezing Facility

Though the Somerville space no longer functions as a cold storage facility, it is most definitely cool.

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Five New England Houseboats to Rent for a Weekend Getaway

Be the captain of your weekend with these water-loving Airbnb rentals.

Converted public library home in Rockport
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On the Market: A Converted Carnegie Library in Rockport

No need to fret over your library card or overdue fees when you reside in this home.

Mandarin Oriental penthouse
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What’s It Take To Live in This Back Bay Penthouse? $28 Million

Two private elevators lead up to a pair of exclusive roof decks—for $4k per square foot.

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Five Sprawling Lexington and Concord Open Houses to Tour This Weekend

From a certified farm to a solar-powered estate, you’re bound to find your dream home.

Concord farmhouse kitchen
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On the Market: An Upscale Farmhouse in Concord

All new everything beautifies this home’s rustic bones.

newton dining room
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On the Market: A Splashy-Meets-Classy Victorian in Newton

A sky blue kitchen mural offer a whimsical surprise.

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Five Sunny Condos for Sale in Jamaica Plain Right Now

From a penthouse by Jamaica Pond to an artist loft down the street from the Sam Adams brewery.

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Five Apartments for Rent with Private Backyards

Phone your friends and fire up the grill—these lucky rentals all claim their own yards.

brookline home
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On the Market: A Sun-Saturated Seven-Bed in Brookline

Take a gander at its Celtics-themed indoor basketball court.