Demand For Trees Vs. Cost

Many want a house surrounded by greenery, but saving trees can add up.

The City of San Antonio debates the value of trees while losing more than a third of its tree cover and falling into ozone non-attainment in the last 16 years. Developers claim that the cost of saving trees outweighs added value to property. Some specific dollar estimates are given.

Thanks to Bill Barker

Full Story: Trees Add Value to Residential Property

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