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

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.

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Five Beautiful Boston Open Houses to Tour This Weekend

Featuring a sunny North End condo in a former cigar factory, and other pretty homes.

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On the Market: A Breezy Penthouse on the North End Waterfront

Harbor outlook or skyline views? With two balconies and windows aplenty, no need to choose.

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Five Enchanting Tudor-Style Homes for Sale Right Now

Call one of these storybook-like dwellings home.

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Massachusetts Ranked Twice on CNN Money’s List of the Best Places to Live

One Boston neighborhood and one city suburb earned a spot. Can you guess which ones?

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Seven New England Airbnbs to Satisfy Your Leaf Peeping Needs

Looking to appreciate some stunning fall foliage? Peep these woodland wonderlands.

Putnam-Balch House/Greymoor mansion in Salem
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On the Market: A Ritzy and Historic Manor in Salem

The Putnam-Balch house is a Salem staple and an architectural marvel.

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Arts & Entertainment

Nine Haunted Hayrides in New England

When the clock strikes October, make your way to one of these Halloween joyrides.

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Five Homes for Sale in and around Boston for under $400k

Check out this sunny one-bedroom condo by Arlington’s Spy Pond for $299k, among other local gems.