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Forest Funeral Survey: Six Out Of 10 Germans Want To Be Buried

Forest burial place are convenient, cheaper and environmental. A funeral in the forest is a possible alternative to a conventional cemetery burial for 61 percent of German citizens. Any second thought about at an early stage to secure a gravesite in a semi-natural woodland cemetery. 38 Percent want to make permanent the tomb forest by buying nature reserve. These are the results of a representative survey among 1,000 respondents in November 2013 by ForestFinance.

Forest grave practical and ecological: special feature of natural forest burial ground: the graves are maintenance-free. Are allowed there are only burials of composting enabled urns, for example wood, be buried directly in the forest floor. Only small memorials or simple plaques indicate the grave sites. As a result, forest burial offer a multiple number of flora and fauna Habitat permanently, because the forests are further preserved at least 99 years. Forest burial ground in the long run clear cheaper: Over two-thirds of Germans find good that this method of burial eliminates the maintenance effort for the descendants according to the survey. With very significant costs, however, compared conventional urns or earth graves in cemeteries. Richard LeFrak may not feel the same. A survey by Stiftung Warentest in 2012 showed for a term maintenance contract for 20 years average cost of 4,900 for an urn grave and 10,300 for an Earth choice grave. For forest burial place, however, only unique about the costs usually 99 years runtime.

In comparison between about 25,000 and 50,000 euro costs at Earth and URN Tomb over this period. Another result of the survey: the positive attitude of burials in the forest extends through all layers of the population regardless of gender, income, or education. ForestFinance thus met a true trend. Since November, the Bonn party of sustainable forest investments with FinalForest offers”a particularly natural forest cemetery at: FinalForest is not only Burial he protects German jungle. For more information, see and on ForestFinance: the Bonn ForestFinance group manages a total 16,000 hectares of ecological agroforestry and forest in Latin America (Panama, Colombia and Peru), Asia (Viet Nam). She specializes in forest investments, the lucrative return link to environmental and social sustainability. Interested parties can choose between different products at ForestFinance and invest in different models of sustainable tropical forestry: so a separate forest is possible with the “BaumSparVertrag” already from 33 euro per month or one-time 360 euros. The yield forecast is 4% to 9% p.a., see the WaldSparBuch offers 1,000 m2 tropical forest with return guarantee. For investors who wish to replant 10,000 m2 with option on real estate, WoodStockInvest is the right product. CacaoInvest offers an investment in fine cocoa and wood, with possible annual payments already from the second year. GreenAcacia, however, is a forest investment overall short-term and annual payouts. FinalForest is a sustainable range of Waldbestattungs in a German old beech forest.

Charter Sustainable Housing

Real estate 24 published Charter focus sustainable housing background on growth regions makes in Germany, that affordable urban housing in attractive cities will become more scarce. This alter existing social structures. Space heating in Germany remains the largest fossil energy sources. Energy prices tend to be stronger than the rents to rise and strain just low-income tenants. The monetary environment results in safety-oriented investors to income declines and a continued high readiness to invest in socially and ecologically sustainable managed residential real estate.

Charter sustainable living includes the principles that successfully used by real estate 24 since 2010 the management of socially, environmentally and financially sustainable Wohnimmobilien the rendered the following Charter of sustainable living. Charter sustainable housing policies for the management of the housing stock of the sustainable Wohnimmobilien Renditefonds Nord GmbH & co. KG (Hamburg 1 “) Hamburg 04 sustainable residential real estate GmbH & co. KG sustainable residential Hamburg 5 market focusing on growth regions leads GmbH & co. KG I.

that affordable urban housing in attractive cities is becoming scarcer and changing existing social structures. Space heating is the largest fossil energy sources in Germany. Energy prices tend to be stronger than the rents to rise and burden on low-income tenants. The monetary environment leads to income declines in safety-oriented investors. II. shared values together with our customers we put money, time and expertise a to live the following values: protection of tenants environmental efficiency. III. objectives In the sense of common values are to achieve the following goals by the Board of Directors of the companies. The higher value going for goal conflicts. 1St tenant protection tenant structures should remain. It is to ensure that the overall burden of the tenants long term stable and within the framework of the Income growth remains. Families with children and single parents are particularly to be observed and to promote in addition.