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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.

Home & Property

Take a Glimpse into Beacon Hill’s Newly Renovated, Century-Old Synagogue

The Vilna Shul was about to open its doors—until COVID-19 stalled its grand re-opening.

Home & Property

On the Market: A Dashing Milton Single-Family

Check out the spa-like bath inspired by Moroccan design.

Home & Property

On the Market: A Delectable Victorian Condo in Dorchester

Tend to its organic veggie garden and dine out on the shared deck.

Home & Property

A Treehouse, Geodesic Dome, Hobbit Home, and Other Rare New England Homes for Sale

Would you rather live in a luxury treehouse 20 feet above the ground, or a Swiss chalet-style single-family in the suburbs?

Life & Style

As Retail Reopens, Shop These Black-Owned Stores around Boston

From a bookstore, to a dispensary, to a pop-up market, spend your dollars at these local businesses.

Home & Property

On the Market: A Luminous, Modernist Gem in Lincoln

Calling all lovers of Midcentury Modern design.

Home & Property

On the Market: A Bohemian Loft in the Center of Jamaica Plain

The brick-and-beam condo soars with 19-foot ceilings.

Home & Property

On the Market: A Peaceful Bayside Abode in Maine

Outdoor shower and 270-degree water views included.

Home & Property

On the Market: A Customized Colonial by the Beach in Hingham

This family home’s true chef’s kitchen has served as the classroom for a culinary school.

Home & Property

On the Market: A Melrose Cottage Brimming with Retro Charm

Oodles of well-preserved 1950s features outfit this rare suburban single-family.

Home & Property

On the Market: A Post-and-Beam Oasis in Inman Square

Its compact yard includes a bluestone patio, electric car charger, and built-in bike rack.

Home & Property

On the Market: A Stucco Estate on the Marion Waterfront

This beachside backyard will have you dreaming of outdoor dinner parties.

Home & Property

On the Market: A Swanky One-Bedroom Condo in the South End

Live large in these 800 square feet.

Home & Property

On the Market: A Breezy Beachfront Ranch in Cape Cod

This single-level Eastham den is steps from the sea.

City Life

Four Ways to Secure Your Cell Phone While Protesting

Your rights and privacy are important. Put these digital safeguards into place before heading out to protest.