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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.


Nine Beach Homes You Can Rent on the Cape

Plan a seaside getaway in these tiny homes, artist studios, and modern dwellings.

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On the Market: A Contemporary and Coastal Villa on Cape Cod

The waterfront residence includes a guest house, a built-in hot tub, and rounded decks.

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On the Market: A 54-Acre Vermont Estate with an Idyllic Treehouse

Decked out with a personal brewery, movie theater, and treehouse with mountaintop views.

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Either-Or: A Nautical Chatham Retreat vs. a Downtown Penthouse

It’s amazing what a few miles will do to the market.

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On the Market: A Cute and Distinctive Estate in Truro

This inviting Cape Cod home is a mix of architecture from the 18th and 20th centuries.

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One Piece of Good News: Renters Finally Have More Negotiating Power

For the first time in a long time, it’s a tenant’s market in the city.

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On the Market: A Sunny Habitat in Jamaica Plain

Complete with a greenhouse window overlooking a big back deck and terraced yard.

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On the Market: A Snazzy Loft Condo in a Converted Textile Mill

A few miles outside Providence, this spacious Rhode Island home is selling for $220k.

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On the Market: A Bewitching Single-Family Home in Cambridge

From beer-themed shutters to reclaimed barn flooring, this divinely updated home is an urban oasis.

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Here’s What You Can Buy in the Massachusetts Suburbs for under $400k

Including a house with a pool, a renovated schoolhouse, and a condo by the beach.

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On the Market: A Bright and Fresh Duplex in Arlington

Linger over your morning coffee on the spacious front porch.

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On the Market: A Modernized Victorian Farmhouse in Falmouth

Don’t let the wooded surroundings fool you—this idyllic property is right by the beach.

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Five Open Houses to Visit outside of the City This Weekend

Spend your Saturday house shopping around Lexington, Medford, Newton, and beyond.

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Five of the Prettiest Homes That Hit the Market in July

From a converted dairy barn on the oceanfront to an elegant Back Bay brownstone.

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On the Market: A Craftsman Stone Home in Gloucester

Complete with a bonus cottage, widow’s walk, and breathtaking ocean vistas.