About Ben Kruger
Ben Kruger is an undisputed leader in Los Angeles luxury real estate. In his more than 15 years of experience in the industry, he has built a loyal client base through his integrity, professionalism, and ability to deliver results. He is an expert marketer, skilled negotiator, and natural leader — qualities that help close the most challenging transactions.
Ben received his formal education in marketing and finance at Babson College. As a real estate expert and accomplished professional, Ben frequently garners five-star reviews on sites like Zillow and Yelp. He is a member of the Beverly Hills and West Hollywood Chamber of Commerce, and has a large social media following, particularly on Instagram, where he has over 17,000 followers.
From West Hollywood and Beverly Hills to Malibu Beach and Santa Monica, Ben's expertise and encompassing knowledge of the LA market are unmatched. He is a trusted name among buyers and sellers, and an established authority in LA luxury real estate.
Background & Notable Achievements
Throughout his prolific career as a Realtor in Los Angeles, Ben has represented discerning clients who appreciate his ability to effectively analyze and advise on investment opportunities. His expert guidance has been instrumental in the sale of several multi-million dollar homes — often breaking sales records in the process. Notable transactions include:
- Setting price per square foot sales records in West Hollywood, Hollywood, and other LA neighborhoods.
- Representation of dozens of multifamily investment properties in and around Beverly Hills.
- Sale of significant architectural properties such as Nakahouse by XTEN Architecture in the Hollywood Hills
Why Clients Love Working With Ben
An active listener and strategic thinker
Every partnership with Ben starts with an in-depth conversation about your real estate goals. Ben listens carefully to what you have to say – whether it’s a conversation about your home's value, the features you would like to see in your dream home, or your picture of a successful working relationship. He creates tailored strategies for your buying or selling goals, with clearly stated objectives.
A well-connected real estate professional
In a competitive real estate market like Los Angeles, success in buying or selling a luxury property can hinge on the personal network of your real estate agent. Ben’s extensive network of brokers, property inspectors, and vendors serve as an invaluable resource for his clients. With Ben, you will never go blindly into the negotiating table. His resources and relationships increase the likelihood of a smooth and successful transaction.
An innovative marketer
Ben utilizes the latest in digital and offline marketing to ensure your home achieves maximum visibility. Whether it’s using email and social media to reach more buyers or spreading the word through his wide network of agents and clients, Ben is a master of innovative marketing that places you and your listing ahead of the competition.
A business savvy agent
Beyond helping clients find the best luxury homes for sale or vetting promising LA real estate buyers/investors, Ben puts emphasis on your long-term financial success. His focus is never just about securing your next transaction. For Ben, it is equally important to examine and explore the larger financial goals behind your transaction. With Ben’s sharply honed financial knowledge and business instincts, you have peace of mind knowing your home is also serving to grow your wealth.
Commitment to Philanthropy and Community Building
Ben has dedicated countless hours as a crisis counselor for The Trevor Project — a nonprofit organization focused on suicide prevention and crisis intervention for the LGBTQ+ community. Ben has also been active in annual fundraising efforts and other events organized by the nonprofit’s West Hollywood headquarters.
Through his real estate firm’s partnership with Food on Foot, Ben also volunteers to help LA’s unhoused community rebuild their lives through nutritious meals, clothing and shelter, and job skills training.
Why Work With Ben
Ben offers his clients the ultimate home buying and selling services in Los Angeles’s competitive real estate market. With experience, insight, and marketing experience, he offers concierge-level care in your real estate transactions. For sellers, Ben is committed to selling your home for the highest possible price and putting the most money in your pocket through top-tier marketing strategies and negotiation skills.
For buyers, Ben is committed to helping you negotiate the best possible price for your dream home, as well as educating and guiding you through the entire process. Ben will work with you through the entire process, answer any questions you may have, and provide guidance to help make the best decisions. You will be kept informed at every step, and all the details will be handled in a smooth manner to make the transaction effortless and calm. You deserve the best in Los Angeles luxury real estate.
“Greater success is determined by our mutual belief that there is always more for you”