Fewer properties for sale this Labor Day weekend
Sandwiched between the dog days of summer and the season, Labor Day isn’t traditionally a big house-hunting holiday in Palm Beach. But a trip to the island this weekend is likely on at least a few shoppers’ agendas, given the continuing reverberations from last December’s tax overhaul. That’s especially true for would-be transplants from higher-tax states.
Those in the market will find fewer houses and condominiums listed for sale than at this time last year. That tightened housing picture that has been a consistent theme over the past six months, real estate observers say. A year ago, house hunt-