Anna Banana Kruchten, Broker, CRB, CRS

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Anna "Banana" Kruchten is here to help you navigate buying or selling a home in the Phoenix Metro Area. My blog is updated almost daily so be sure to FOLLOW ME and keep in the know of what's going on in the Phoenix Real Estate Market. On my blog you'll find Real Estate Information, Market Statistics, Neighborhood Information, School Updates, Upcoming Workshops, Information about Local Business Partners and occasionally posts just for fun!



How to Organize & Automate Links to Often Asked for Subjects from Your ClientsAutomate! Automate! Automate!  For years (since 1995 and a Joe Stump Seminar) I have automated almost everything in my business processes.  So where did I go wrong this last few years with almost 1000 blog posts? It occ...
When Can I Buy a Home in  the Phoenix AZ area after a Bankruptcy?This is a question I get asked quite frequently. Due to our extreme market we've gone through in the Phoenix Metro Area,many people have been forced into filing bankruptcy this last 3 to 4 years. Many of these folks had perfect cred...
Men's Moon Valley  Golf Classic This Weekend!Talk about a guy's event - the Moon Vally Men's Classic is it!  What golf guy wouldn't want a weekend and golf, hanging out with his buddies, chowing down on great food and enjoying some beer?  I don't know any, do you? There are only a couple of spots...
Come to Phoenix - Escape the Cold and Snow! !After hearing about yet another winter storm for all the poor folks up north and back east I had a moment of clarity.  Why in heavens name don't all you cold and wet Active Rainers come on down to Phoenix and enjoy our mild weather and a BBQ? I mean re...
How Can I get an FHA Loan if I'm a Non-citizen Wanting to Buy a Home in Phoenix Arizona?Did you know that if you have legal residence in the U.S.A. you could be eligible for FHA loan financing to purchase a home?There are 2 categories of legal residents:1. Permanent Resident Aliens 2. Non-Permane...
The Value of Long Time Clients - TrustWorking with long time clients is of great value - they know and trust that 'their' agent has their best interests front and center and they wouldn't consider looking for another agent. This week is a case in point: clients that have trusted my services since...
Stop to Admire the Spring Tulips!Today is a very special day! My college friend Sandy is flying in from Oregon and we're meeting later this evening at a really cool wine bistro.  I am excited to see her as it's been almost ten years since we've had a chance to connect in person.  Talking with her...
How do I start down the path of buying a home in Phoenix?Why do you want to buy a home? I've known many, many clients who wanted a home because they were tired of renting, or they had a growing family so they simply needed more space. All perfectly good reasons to want to buy.So, what's your reas...
Thankful Thursday - The Pounding has Stopped!Today is truly Thankful Thursday!  It's been a long 4 days of noise, noise, noise and many people pounding and walking around the roof. The roof is complete and now we'll move on to the painter arriving tomorrow. Ahhhhhh by Monday it will be a new and ...
I'm confused. Can I buy a home in Phoenix Arizona that is a Flipper, Owned by an Investor?Many buyers have wanted to purchase 'Fix & Flip' home, normally purchased at auction by an investor for a low price and fixed up to be sold for profit. But HUD wouldn't allow the purchase to go forward with ...

Anna Banana Kruchten CRS,CRB, Phoenix Broker

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Anna "Banana" Kruchten is here to help you navigate buying or selling a home in Metro Phoenix. My blog is updated almost daily so be sure to subscribe and keep abreast of what's going on in the Phoenix Metropolitan Area.

On my blog you'll find:

  • Real Estate Information
  • Local Area Events
  • Market Statistics
  • Neighborhood Information
  • School Updates
  • Local Charity Events
  • Upcoming Workshops
  • Information about Local Business Partners
  • And occasionally posts just for fun!