Skip to comments.277 People A Day Leave New York
Posted on 01/07/2020 10:28:16 AM PST by blam
New Yorkers are fleeing the state in drove due to high taxes. The result is an overabundance of home few can afford.
Bloomberg reports Manhattans Flood of New Condos Could Take Six Years to Sell.
Manhattan is glutted with even more luxury condos than most apartment-shoppers realize. The borough has 7,050 unsold, newly built units, according to a report by Halstead Development Marketing. The bulk of those -- almost 6,000 -- havent been formally listed for sale, creating an under-the-radar shadow inventory.
The secret supply is a heavy weight on a market in which sales, especially of higher-end properties, have slowed to a crawl. It would take take 74 months -- more than 6 years -- to clear all of Manhattans unsold units at the pace of contracts in 2019, the report shows.
Despite the allegedly booming economy, there is little interest in moving to Manhattan. Rather, people have has enough of taxes.
This is not at all surprising. New York, California, Illinois, and New Jersey are in the same boat. Those are the top four states with domestic out migration.
Tax The Rich, The Rich Leave
The Washington Times reports Wealthy Americans Flee High-Tax States, Take Billions with Them.
Tax the rich. Tax the rich. Tax the rich. The rich leave, New York Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo, a Democrat, lamented in February as he announced an anticipated revenue plunge in the Empire State. And now what do you do?
The $10,000 limit has left governors in high-tax states steaming and has sent Democratic politicians scrambling to try to offer breaks to the same wealthy Americans they usually demand pay their fair share.
It is having a big impact, said Chris Edwards, tax policy director at the Cato Institute. There was migration before, but there has always been disputes about the causes with the data. Now I suspect a lot of people are just getting fed up.
Exodus Just Beginning
Please consider New York, California High-Tax State Exodus Just Beginning
The cap on state and local tax (SALT) deductions has already begun to drive some residents away from high-tax states like New York and New Jersey, but experts say that trend is only going to intensify.
It took a few months for taxpayers to realize the dollar implications until they actually filed their tax returns this year, Alan Goldenberg, a principal at Friedman LLP, told FOX Business. It quantified the impact of the loss of the SALT deduction when people saw it in front of their eyes on their tax return.
The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act introduced a number of reforms, including the notorious $10,000 cap on state and local tax deductions, which has caused Americans to look into establishing legal primary residences in states where they can limit their liabilities.
What’s it to you...?
Truth matters, thats what.
Soon, the wife and I will be 2 of 277!
well by 4022 it should be quite livable
Stay where you are. You wouldnt like it here. We dont do things the way you did them back home.
Not just that this number is leaving each day...it is people OF MEANS TO MOVE, i.e., not poor!
It is a wonder there is anyone left in the city. </sar>
Why yes - it does.
You’d be shocked what property tax we pay for homes in Los Angeles. I nearly feel over last year when I got the first bill for my newly purchased home.
My daughter and her husband moved out of Studio City two years ago to the Phoenix area. Same pay, but ten times the house for the same money.
Yeah, hard to do. I’m 70. I was born here. I don’t really want to leave.
Yeah, I realize people are being forced. but I worked in the stockmarket for decades. retired now.
My family are farmers and grow avocados. I’m going to try to help the next generation. we’re all still here. no one has left.
how many born every day in NYC, how many illegal immigrants every day
And the truth is the South started a war they couldn’t hope to win and lost.
Whatever blows your hair back, sport.
The truth of the matter is just what I said. Can’t argue with history, can you?
“And the truth is the South started a war they couldnt hope to win and lost.”
So, you hate half this country. Got it. You’re a liberal. Just shut up about it already.
No I don’t hate half the country. And I’m not a liberal. Don’t assume sh!t pal.
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