Posts Tagged ‘tree’

Leafy Luxury: Mansions With a Tree Premium – WSJ

Saturday, November 29th, 2014

Leafy Luxury: Mansions with a Tree Premium “Street #tree” in frontyard adds >$7K to home price, helps neighbors too

A 2010 study by the U.S. Forest Service conducted in Portland, Ore., found that the presence of a single “street tree” in front of the home added over $7,000 to its sale price. The street-tree effect spilled over to neighboring houses, increasing property values as well as helping the homes sell faster.