About Karl Krentzel

Karl Krentzel is an Investor with over 20 years experience in the Tucson area.

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How To Carry Two Mortgages While You Are Fixing Up Your Dream Home in Tucson

When buying and selling real estate, you might find yourself having to carry two mortgages at once in Tucson. Whether this is by choice or because your original home hasn’t sold, having to be on the hook for TWO mortgages can be an expensive feat. There are some things you can do to lessen the […]

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How To Fix Up A House in Tucson for Profit

More and more people are getting on board with the “fixer-upper” trend. Purchasing a home at a low price, in exchange for a little TLC can be a great way to make some extra cash, or get a home ready for you to move in yourself! Whether you want to flip your home or just breathe […]

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How to Use Your IRA to Buy Real Estate in Tucson – Part 2

We wrote a recent article about putting local Tucson investment property into your self directed IRA… if you haven’t checked that one out… head over here. In this article we’ll walk through some more things to look out for and how to use your IRA to buy real estate in Tucson Arizona. So lets dive […]

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Self Directed IRA For Real Estate – What Are the Rules in Tucson?

We get asked questions all of the time from savvy investors who we work with here at Karl Krentzel/Engel and Völkers Tucson. Most of the questions surround buying investment properties in Tucson Arizona… which we of course know a lot about. But one part of buying an investment property / rental property is how are […]

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Trust deed investments in Tucson – what to look for and what to avoid

Trust deed investments in Tucson Arizona can be a fantastic way to earn solid returns and diversify. In fact, trust deed investments are one of the methods that the wealthy use to make much bigger returns on their investments than anything you can get on the open market. In a nutshell, a trust deed investment is a private […]

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HUD Homes For Sale In Tucson AZ… Golden Opportunity?

HUD Homes For Sale in Tucson AZ 7550 E. Mary Dr. Tucson AZ It’s no secret. I am a fan of a great deal when it comes to housing.  Especially HUD Homes   for Sale In Tucson AZ. (Otherwise known as “HUD Acquired”). That’s why I am surprised to see this gem at 7550 E. Mary […]

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Smoking House Deals In Tucson!

Looking For A Great Deal On A House? In my 19 years of doing this business, there is one thing that I have learned!  Everyone wants a great deal on a house! Finding that “great deal” however is a lot harder than it seems!  Once you’ve found a good deal on a cheap house, it […]

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Who are the cash house buyers in Tucson Arizona?

You’ve seen the “we buy houses in Tucson!” and “cash for houses” signs all around town when you’re driving around… even in other cities across Arizona… so who are these cash house buyers in Tucson AZ?  Are they legit? How does it work?  Who should I trust? We’ll dive into these questions here in this […]

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How to find good investment property in Tucson

Lots of investors are looking to get started, and as active real estate experts in Tucson Arizona, we get asked to share our secrets quite a bit. Fortunately, we love to share 🙂 One of the biggest questions we get from local investors is ” How to find good investment property in Tucson Arizona?” With the flood […]

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Real estate investing Resources in Tucson

So you wanna get started investing in Tucson and you’re checking things out, eh? Good for you. Always do your homework and you won’t get schooled. Here’s some great tools that we’ve found and we use from time to time and great real estate investing resources in Tucson for investors here locally to tap into […]

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