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: Newport’s Cutest Cottage

Previously a church and a schoolhouse, this 18th century home is now on sale for less than $400k.

Home & Property

Five Glamorous Mansions for Sale in Newport

Feast your eyes on these not-so-average beach houses.

Arts & Entertainment

Five Places to Celebrate the Fourth of July Outside of Boston

Don’t want to get caught up in the fireworks-fueled traffic of Boston? Check out these suburban festivities.

converted church condo in South Boston
Home & Property

On the Market: A Luxe Condo in a Converted Catholic Church

Ever dream of sliding around on a library ladder and gazing through stunning stained glass windows? This is your lucky day.

manchester-by-the-sea neoclassical house
Home & Property

On the Market: A Neoclassical Marvel in Manchester-by-the-Sea

You really just have to see it to believe it.

apartments with in-unit laundry
Home & Property

Five Apartments for Rent with In-Unit Laundry

Save you quarters for the arcade when you dwell in these washing machine-clad units, from West Somerville to South Boston.

Newton stucco home
Home & Property

On the Market: A Stucco Mediterranean Revival in Newton

Warm wood and ceramic tiles enrich this rare residence, which also features a wine cellar, sauna, and lots of balconies.

The Boston skyline on a cloudy day
Home & Property

This Is What You Need to Make to Afford a Two-Bedroom Rental in Mass.

It’s even worse for Greater Boston.

Cohasset oceanside home
Home & Property

Tour These Five Coastal Open Houses This Weekend

From Boston’s Seaport to Martha’s Vineyard Harbor.

Home & Property

These Are the Most Popular Airbnbs in Each New England State

Treehouses and castles and farms, oh my!

Home & Property

On the Market: A Cavernous Live-Work Condo in Cambridge

Love to be surrounded by books and art? This former elevator factory is the home for you.

Lynn ranch home
Home & Property

Fixer-Upper Friday: An Adorable Ranch in Lynn

This green and yellow home matches perfectly with its one car garage.

dedham 2019 home
Home & Property

On the Market: An Elm Street Dream in Dedham

There’s nothing nightmarish about this Elm Street home, which is a stunningly designed 2019 construction.

Home & Property

Here’s What You Can Buy in Boston for $500,000 or Less Right Now

From an exposed brick loft in South Boston, to a converted schoolhouse condo in Jamaica Plain.

Home & Property

Five Luxurious Open Houses to Tour in Boston this Weekend

Want a rare glimpse into a Millennium Place penthouse? Here’s your chance.