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.

Home & Property

On the Market: A Polished Maritime Abode in Provincetown

An antique porthole and shiny brass fixtures create an anchored oasis on Cape Cod.

Home & Property

On the Market: A Winsome Victorian in Winchester

With seven sunny bedrooms, a finished basement, and a covetable kitchen.

Home & Property

Will Coronavirus Cause an Urban Exodus?

Now that we’re home all the time, agents say some Bostonians are ready for a new home.

Home & Property

On the Market: A Sprawling Contemporary Creation in Connecticut

Grecian amphitheater, squash court, Swedish sauna, and indoor pool included.

Home & Property

On the Market: A Newburyport Treasure by the Beach

You can see the river from the living room’s picture window.

Home & Property

On the Market: A Lighthouse Keeper’s Enchanting Island Home

Operate it as an inn or claim it as a family compound, and share an isle with Acadia National Park.

Home & Property

Five of the Prettiest Homes That Hit the Market in March

From an off-the-grid island escape, to a riverside estate made up of interlocking A-frames.

Home & Property

On the Market: A Midcentury Modern Dream in Connecticut

Designed by Richard Neutra, this home features a retro kitchen and a riverside landscape.

Home & Property

On the Market: A Lavish Massachusetts Manor and Horse Farm

Complete with an indoor pool, steam room, and miniature hair salon.

City Life

How to Be Alone All the Time during a Pandemic

Staying busy isn’t the only answer.

Home & Property

On the Market: A Dazzling and Spacious Harbor on Cape Cod

Didn’t get to take that cruise? Go for this oceanside, resort-like Chatham estate instead.

Arts & Entertainment

How to Hang Out with Your Friends from Afar: 13 Fun Video Chat Parties

From museum tours and jam sessions to trivia nights and cooking classes.

Home & Property

Why Isn’t Boston’s Housing Market Slowing Down?

While many have closed for business, Boston’s real estate market is operating business as usual.

Home & Property

Brokers, Stop Giving In-Person Tours of Boston Apartments

Bringing small groups of strangers into people’s homes is pretty much the opposite of social distancing.

Home & Property

On the Market: A Soothing Single-Family in Cambridge’s Strawberry Hill

Redesigned for the co-founder of Intelligentsia Coffee, this home by Fresh Pond is overflowing with lovely spots to sip your morning brew.