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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!
 Getting  ones direction in life and business can be as simple as 1, 2 3 or as difficult as 1 to 1M. It's up to each one of us to decide our own direction. Do we want to keep it simple or do we want to make it difficult? Who knows! On any given day the wind could blow either way, couldn't it? Or ...
Phoenix Metro Market Snapshot March2018 Comparing March 8, 2017 to March 8, 2018 there are currently 17,001 Active Listings which is DOWN 14.2% from 2017. Listings Under Contract are DOWN 1.8%. The Median Sales Price is UP 8.7%. Closed sales are UP 8.9%. The Listing Success Rate is at 83.7% (clos...
  Pro's Verses Con's Phoenix Pool Ownership Did you know that 0ver one half of all Phoenix homes have a pool?  That may seem like a lot of pools if you're from cold and snow country! Phoenix summers do get a tad hot - ok some days it can get really hot  (but seriously it's a dry heat)! And that's...
  Handling Difficult Situations... Well I thought I've seen it all.... but OH NO I was given another chance for a new 'NOW I've seen it all".  Let's make this short. A company was referred to me for doing some work at our home. All seemed fine at first, 3 younger guys showed up, all very cordial....
5 Tips Selling Your Phoenix Home Selling your Phoenix Area home can be emotional roller coaster if you're not prepared in advance. Perhaps you've lived in your home for many years, raised your family and have many happy memories of your home. It's not so easy to let go of those memories, is it?  ...
Another Activerainer blogger, Sonja Patterson wrote a post today about a dinosaur event in her area - and that brought up a recent encounter I had regarding dinosaurs. Naturally I had to share it with all of you as it's such a cute story! Most of you know I'm a avid hiker in the mountains behind ...
A Touch of Tulips to Brighten Your Spirits I'm sending my thoughts to all of you in snow and cold country.  I heard you're having yet another storm. Hang in there. Bundle up and think warm thoughts. And if you can, schedule a trip to my area Phoenix and we'll have a meetup or find any place nice ...
  Moon Valley View Homes for Sale 2017 Year End Recap  Moon Valley View Homes For Sale 2017 Year End Recap. Moon Valley in North Phoenix is nestled in between 3 mountains - Moon, Lookout and Shaw Butte Mountain and the community is centered by the Moon Valley Golf Club. Moon Valley is close to sh...
Investor Love! No Horsing Around! This  love story is really cool!  An investor was referred to me from an out of state agent. At the time his goal was to purchase multiple properties. The market was hot, hot, hot, at that time and it wasn't easy getting the winning bid. But we did manage to pull...
 Moon Valley Luxury Homes for Sale 2107 Year End Recap Moon Valley Luxury Homes For Sale 2107 Year End Recap. Moon Valley is a tucked away mountain preserve community that is centered around the Moon Valley Country Club. Whether you're looking for a luxury home on the golf course or on a mountain...

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