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.

Hub50House woof deck
Home & Property

Five New Residential Buildings with Sweet Pet Amenities

Pamper your pets in these neat spaces, from a “Woof Deck” with heat lamps for owners, to a Dog City with, well, everything.

roaring twenties lawn party
Arts & Entertainment

The Roaring Twenties Lawn Party on the Crane Estate Returns This August

Ready to party like it’s 1928? The Trustees and Boston Swing Central are bringing you back in time this summer.

Home & Property

Five Lovely Somerville Homes For Sale Right Now

Including a penthouse in Inman Square and a Magoun Square single-family with a perfect roof deck.

A log cabin in Princeton, MA
Home & Property

On the Market: A Lofty Log Cabin in Central Mass

Want to live in the great outdoors, without actually sacrificing any modern-day comforts? Welcome to your dream home.

New Hampshire estate
Home & Property

On the Market: A Majestic 200-Acre Estate in New Hampshire

Get your horses in the back—this sprawling property includes a barn, caretaker’s cottage, seven-bedroom home, and much more.

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.