Kristena Hansen covered commercial and residential real estate for the Phoenix Business Journal for the past two years, which involved a range of topics from housing trends, publicly traded home builders and real estate investment trusts (REITs), and commercial development.

She previously worked for The Arizona Republic, covering a variety of business topics and also education.

Before graduating from ASU's Walter Cronkite School of Journalism in 2010, Hansen completed seven internships at publications such as The Arizona Republic, Phoenix Business Journal and Los Angeles Times.

Hansen is a Seattle native but has lived in the Valley for the past 12 years. In her spare time, you can find her with her dog hiking some mountain or camping.

Title Publication Date
Historic Designation Of Phoenix Wright House May Get Delayed Again September 23, 2014
Phoenix Spending Bond Funds To Reassess Historic Fairgrounds Building September 22, 2014
Frank Lloyd Wright School To Graduate Final Group Of Master's Students September 11, 2014
Property Insurance Rates Unlikely To Rise After Record Rainfall September 08, 2014
ASU Adds Subscription Fee To Upgraded Housing Research September 03, 2014
Arizona Tops Nation For Clean-Energy Job Growth September 03, 2014
APS Proposes To Put Free Solar On 3,000 Homes Next Year August 29, 2014
Metro Phoenix Posts Biggest Drop In Construction Jobs In U.S. August 29, 2014
Possible New Building Height Limits Near U.S. Airports Irks Arizona Leaders August 15, 2014
Coyotes, Gila River Reach Deal To Rename Jobing.com Arena August 13, 2014
Lo Lo's Taking Chicken And Waffles Concept Nationwide August 08, 2014
Demand For Rental Homes In Metro Phoenix Holding Strong August 06, 2014
Sky Harbor Airport Ranks No. 1 For Small-Business Growth July 30, 2014
PetSmart Takeover Talks Get Ugly July 29, 2014
Competition, Growth Means Huge Costs For Arizona Tech Companies July 29, 2014
Profit Boost For Meritage Homes, But Arizona Home Orders Drop July 24, 2014
Arizona Posts Second-Biggest Drop In Construction Jobs In June July 22, 2014
Phoenix-Based PetSmart Being Cornered Into Possible Sale July 21, 2014
Home Builders In Western US Most Confident In July July 16, 2014
Phoenix Businessman Faces $11 Million In Fines July 15, 2014
New Arizona Tax Break A Boost For Businesses July 13, 2014
Phoenix Housing Market Remains Flat July 10, 2014
PetSmart May Sell Or Merge To Increase Shareholder Value July 03, 2014
Home Builders Association Sues City of Surprise July 02, 2014