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

Boston Rent Prices Have Finally Decreased Ever So Slightly

For the first time in months, the Hub did not get more expensive for renters.

Home & Property

Boston Welcomes New England’s First LGBTQ-Friendly Senior Housing Facility

Developers will transform a Hyde Park middle school into a new first for the region.

Home & Property

Five Pretty Homes around Boston to Tour This Weekend

Duck out of the cold this weekend and into these open houses, ranging from $400k to $4 million.

Home & Property

On the Market: A Bed and Breakfast in Nantucket

The island’s oldest continuously running inn is so lovely, and in search of new owners.

Home & Property

Five Pretty Apartments for Rent in Brighton

Featuring units with one, two, three, four, and five bedrooms.

Home & Property

On the Market: A Greenhouse-Like Loft in a Converted Mill Building

Want to live on a canal without moving to Venice?

Home & Property

On the Market: A Breathtaking Estate in the Berkshires

Retro furnishings and dreamy vistas dignify this Folk Victorian.

Home & Property

Eight Homes for Sale with Stunning Stained Glass Windows

Daylight saving time may have stolen our daylight, but these pretty panes bring the sunshine back.

Home & Property

Either-Or: An Oasis in Cambridge vs. a South Shore Single-Family

Two listings. The same price. What’s worth it?

Home & Property

Five Homes for Less Than $500k to Tour This Weekend

From a sunny two-bedroom condo to a single-family with a spacious yard.

Home & Property

The Hub on Causeway Is Finally Open for Business

Get ready for the largest TV you’ve ever seen.

Home & Property

Five Charming Apartments for Rent in the North End

Imagine: Exposed brick, cozy quarters, and unfettered access to Italian cuisine.

Home & Property

On the Market: A Fairy Tale Compound in Tyringham

Complete with a "Gingerbread House" and a lily pond, this estate is a dream come true.

Home & Property

On the Market: An Italianate Restoration Project

This 19th century residence has never looked better.

Arts & Entertainment

Welcome to Halloweentown: Scenes from Halloween on Beacon Hill

From scary to scary-cute, here’s what you missed on Beacon Hill last night.