Palm Beach County saw a 40 percent increase in the number of property tax appeals, according to the Palm Beach County Clerk and Comptroller’s office. About 13,200 people protested their tax bills in 2008, mostly over property valuations. This year, that number has jumped to 18,300 property owners who filed petitions with the county by the Sept. 14 deadline.
|Brock Development scores loan, breaks ground on Palm Beach Gardens hotel|
|The Weekly Dish: Bocce Bar’s space to become Skorpios restaurant & more|
|South Florida construction starts spike in January: report|
|Can a startup Miami brokerage make the flat-fee model work?|
|General Growth Properties raises its ownership stake in Miami Design District|