Follow by Email

Thursday, September 11, 2014

Tree Lined Sidewalks = Higher Revenue

 
 


Commerce:
 
- Treescaped business districts average 12% higher revenue than treeless areas
- consumer responses to green retail and business locations are consistently positive
- “Views of green” have even been shown to improve employee satisfaction and productivity for area businesses.
 
 

Property values & rent rates:
 
- Planting a tree within 50 feet of a residence can increase its value by 9%.
- Houses within 1/4 mile of a park average 10% higher value.
 
 
 
Plant trees, build sidewalks in Nashville.
 
 
 
 
See what Nashville's next mayor has to say about walkability:
 
 
Celebrate walking:
 
 
 
Don't let Nashville continue to be this:
 


Sources:

No comments:

Post a Comment