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. 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!
 Today the festivities begin!  Christmas Season has officially begun!  We have Christmas music playing and it feels so good to hear them.  I am tapping my feet and singing along. " Here comes Santa Claus"!!  Gary is working on putting up all the garlands around our home. He's got it down to a sci...
 We are blessed to have many wonderful friends.  Two of our long term friends who are more like family will be joining us for Thanksgiving dinner  today.  Connie was good friends with my older sister when I was a teenager.  When they moved to Phoenix it was natural for the four of us to become cl...
Happy Thanksgiving! It's a beautiful sunny day in Phoenix and we are so grateful to be living the life we life.  We wish all of you a wonderful thanks & giving day!  Whatever your plans whether it's with family or friends be sure to take a few moments and reflect on all that makes you feel loved!...
 Friends Day Wednesday - Breakfast Pizza! If you like pizza you will love this easy to make Breakfast Pizza!  I usually make this when we've have house guests for the Holiday.  This year is a bit different for Thanksgiving so I'm be making it on Christmas instead. We also like to serve Mimosa's a...
  Another Fantastic ActiveRain Zoom Meeting Today!    WOW I learned a lot of new GREEN ideas from our one and only ActiveRain Member, Jan Green !  I've had the opportunity to be in a few of her classes or presentations here in Phoenix.  Every single time I learn more and more from her. She is a w...
 Since March of 2020 I've been on the hunt for one item that seems to have eluded me no matter what store I went to.  Every time I stopped at Costco I'd start looking in people's carts the minute I was in the store to see if they had any of this treasure. Not one single person had this illusive t...
 Attention all Veterans that currently have a VA LOAN.  Be sure to check out this article on how to re-finance your VA LOAN to a lower rate with low documentation.  Excellent VA Benefit. Thanks to Gene Mundt, IL/WI Mortgage Originator - FHA/VA/Conv/Jumbo/Portfolio/Refi for sharing this informatio...
  Some Monday mornings are smooth and quiet and some are an indicator that somebody forgot to load their big rocks first! Today was a big rock Monday! Putting offers together isn't rock-et science (haha puny). Especially if you've been doing  contracts for years and years.  You'd think agents wou...
    Growing up with a Mother who loved the MN Vikings made for some interesting times on Sunday!  Everybody would gather at my folks house to watch the game. And of course we all wore our Viking football gear. My Mom was a hoot.  She was way more excited about a play than the guys! And she loved ...
Eden age 3 These photos were taking a few tears ago. While the kids were visiting us in Phoenix we brought them to Desert Ridge so they could play in the water fountains.  There's no better day spent then watching the kids squeal with delight coming in and out of the water. We were there for hour...

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