An amenity refers something that is considered a benefit to a property, thereby increasing its value. This can refer to tangible amenities such as access to swimming pools, parks. Communal areas, bike paths, garages and internet. Intangible amenities also include as well-integrated public transport, pleasant views, nearby activities and a low crime rate. In some instances, where it applies access to clean air, water the quality of any other environmental good that may reduce adverse health effects for residents or increase their economic welfare, like loss of income.