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.

Mandarin Oriental penthouse
Home & Property

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.

Home & Property

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.

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Home & Property

On the Market: An Upscale Farmhouse in Concord

All new everything beautifies this home’s rustic bones.

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Home & Property

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

A sky blue kitchen mural offer a whimsical surprise.

Home & Property

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.

Home & Property

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
Home & Property

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

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

newburyport garden tour
Home & Property

Peek Into Eight Secret Gardens Around New England This Summer

If it’s time to tour blossoming gardens, it must be summer.

Home & Property

Five Homes for Sale on the Boston Waterfront

From South Boston to North End, the Boston waterfront has some pretty stellar views to offer.

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On the Market: A Tony Beacon Hill Townhouse

Not every home can claim a private roof deck and speakeasy.

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Five Apartments for Rent with Assigned Parking

Don’t feel like spending all day finding a spot? Check out these parking-friendly options.

revere house
Home & Property

Fixer-Upper Friday: An 1890 Single-Family Near Revere Beach

An attic and basement could expand the living space in this 1890 home, which is a short walk to the Revere Beach Boulevard.

Home & Property

Five of the Coolest Homes to Hit the Market This May

From a former bakery in that pre-dates the Revolutionary War in Marblehead to a renovated firehouse condo in JP.

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Home & Property

On the Market: An Epic Oceanside Estate in Gloucester

Yes, it has its own dock.

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Home & Property

Boston Has One of the Least Affordable Housing Markets in the Country

The average Bostonian would have to spend 58% of their income to own a home, a new report finds.