Trees increase street appeal and property values
The beauty of a well-planted property and its surrounding street and neighborhood can raise property values by as much as 15 percent. This means in Perth that instead of getting 600,000 for your property, it will sell faster and for up to $90,000 dollars more.
Trees Are Good For Birds and Bio Diversity
Areas that have Green infrastructure and increased quantites and species of trees have been found to provide important improvements to the ecosystem. Suburbs with more than 30 per cent native street trees have more bird species. Dr Karen Ikin, from The ARC Centre of Excellence for Environmental Decisions (CEED).
Trees Reduce Stress and Make You Calmer
Research consistently shows Trees and Greenery Reduce Stress and Make You Feel Calmer and more relaxed. Tree lined suburbs that you walk around after a stressful day of work will calm you down far more than a brick and cement and artificial turf laden suburb.