Holiday Season Sees Surge in Real Estate Deals

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In December, retail stores aren’t the only ones with big deals. This year, the real estate market is also seeing a surge in sales.

“This has been an active year, and it’s pushing through to the end,” said New York real-estate appraiser Jonathan Miller.

There are fewer listings during this time of year, so many go on the hunt for bargains. Others look to take advantage of end-of-year tax benefits.

Image via Flickr/Lars Plougmann

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