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.

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Home & Property

Five of the Prettiest Homes That Hit the Market in September

From a cottage right on the ocean to an antique farmhouse, here are some of our favorite homes of the month.

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Six Fetching Homes for Sale in Charlestown

Would you go for the single-family on a pedestrian-only avenue, or the duplex in a former ship-building facility?

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Pine Street Inn Is Celebrating 50 Years with 200 More Housing Units

The local nonprofit’s $50 million campaign aims to expand permanent housing for those who have experienced homelessness.

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On the Market: A Spanish Ambassador’s Palatial Residence

With its red clay roof and Portuguese stained glass, it’s hard to believe this manse is less than 10 miles from downtown Boston.

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On the Market: An Arcadian Haven in Carlisle

With pumpkin pine floors, apples trees, and a backyard abutting 740+ acres of conservation land, this antique farmhouse is the ideal autumn home.

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Five Open Houses in Back Bay to See This Weekend

Spend your weekend bopping around Back Bay and peeking into these covetable homes.

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Five Industrial Chic Brick-and-Beam Lofts for Sale around Boston

Exposed brick lovers, rejoice!

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These Are the Best Places to Raise a Family in Massachusetts

Young families should flock to these towns and cities, according to LendingTree.

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Five Sunny Studios for Rent in Somerville

From a sleek modern renovation to a cozy A-frame apartment, these studios are ready for move-in now through November 1.

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The Ames Hotel Has Closed to Make Room for Suffolk Students

The university will close on the sale of the Hilton-owned downtown hotel on Sept 24.

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On the Market: A Whimsical Farmhouse in Walpole

Fun abounds in this 1740 construction, which features a glass-ceilinged solarium and antique barn.

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On the Market: A Sunny Art-Filled Loft in Chelsea

Five miles from downtown Boston, this big and beautiful penthouse is going for $450K.

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Six Homes for Sale with Libraries for Book-Lovers

These cozy rooms are perfect for studying, reading, or simply enjoying a book-filled nook.

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Five Pretty Homes for Sale in Medford

A home right by the Fells, a penthouse with a private balcony, and other lovely options just outside Boston.

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Five Two-Bedroom Apartments for $2,000 or Less per Month

With options in Somerville, Jamaica Plain, Brighton, and West Roxbury.