US President Donald Trump has announced that he will make Florida his permanent home instead of Trump Tower in New York.
He said he was badly treated by political leaders in New York, even though he paid millions of dollars in tax.
Mr. Trump was born in New York but increasingly spends more time at his Mar-a-Lago mansion in Palm Beach.
The Republican president is at odds with New York Governor Andrew Cuomo and New York Mayor Bill de Blasio ̵
They both welcomed the news that the president is tied to Florida.
"Don't let the door hit you on your way out or whatever," tweets Mr. De Blasio .
Mr. Cuomo disputes Mr. Trump's claim that he paid his taxes, adding, "He is entirely yours, Florida."
Mr. Trump has never filed his tax returns and declined to disclose personal tax information. Trump will file tax returns
He has owned the Mar-a-Lago resort since 1985 and frequently travels between there and the White House.
President Trump is running for a second term in next year's election and on Thursday made it clear he hopes to be in the White House for another five years.
He said he would always appreciate New York, but added: "Unfortunately, despite the fact that I pay millions dollars of city, state and local fees every year have been treated very badly by political leaders in both the city and the state. Few have been treated worse. "
The New York Times reports that President Trump and his wife, Melania, had applied for a residence in Florida in September.
According to documents obtained by the Times," other places Mr Trump's residency "are listed as 1600 Pennsylvania. The Avenue (White House) and his private golf club in Bedminster, New Jersey.