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!



 I love tulips! They make me smile, especially on rainy days, which we've had a lot of this past week.  The tulips were not blooming when our friend brought them over for Gary's birthday.  She them all week and let me know when they're blooming. Well here they are in their full bloo...
Work and Life Balance is something that just about everyone strives for every year.  But not everyone achieves that balance. Focusing on a Life and Business Plan that is customized to your wants, needs, likes and strengths is paramount to figuring out how to achieve this elusive 'balance'.  Would...
 Today has been an interesting day to say the least! I had early morning appointment at the eye doctor.  The nurse gave me a form to sign and agree too.  I actually read the whole thing. Are you kidding me? I am not signing that!  You see (pun intended), the doctor needed to give me a shot for a ...
 Today our buyers wanted to drop by to look at the house they had put on offer on yesterday and was accepted last night. One of the buyers hadn't seen the home yet (which is quite normal for our area). They are so excited!  The home was totally remodeled, which is exactly what they were looking f...
  This morning I heard an interesting saying, Just Quit Digging! If you're in a hole, just quit digging.  And that makes total sense to me! Sometimes I hear people going on and on and on about what doesn't work blah blah blah.  These folks just don't understand that getting out of the hole is a g...
 Many of you know my love of hiking and simply being outside to enjoy nature. It's been my 'meditation' every day. for years. I started hiking when I moved to Vail CO after college and just never stopped. Who knew I'd turn into a hiker when I really was a skier, tennis and racquetball player and ...
Today's Zoom call with John DL Arendsen was fantastic! John started off with a catchy song to wake us all up and get ready to learn A LOT of good information about Accessory Dwelling Units (ADU). Here in the Phoenix area these little homes are called Casita's or Guest Homes. I was very interested...
 Today is the day! Magic Sizing Day!  It's been a good holiday season and we enjoyed all the good food and drinks. is the day we decided would a good day to get on the scale and make a plan. A magic sizing plan! I like the sound of that. Fun! I've made a lot of plans over the years ...
It's time to take off into 2021.......postiivity abounds on this flight!  All aboard!! Happy New Year!! Get Ready for Flight #2021!!   Happy New Year, Everyone!!   “Hello, welcome to Flight #2021. We are prepared to take off into the New Year. Please make sure your Attitude and Blessings are secu...
Monday Morning is a good time to take a broader view! We are in the final stages of listing a higher end home. I know the home very well, as well as the specific neighborhood market. I thought it would be wise to look at the broader market as this type of home is typically selling with a day or t...

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!