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The Kitchen- The Heart Of The Home

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Hacienda at DC Ranch “The ornament of a house is the friends who frequent it.” ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson Thanksgiving week is nearly upon us, and we have quite a lot on our plates here at Camelot Homes (pardon the pun). Having just completed another spectacular custom home just in time for the holiday week, […]

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Camelot Through The Lens Of Mark Boisclair

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Firenze at Grayhawk “Photography is more than a medium for factual communication of ideas. It is a creative art.”  ~ Ansel Adams These days it seems that anyone with an iPhone fancies himself a photographer. The popularity of apps such as Instagram, Twit Pic and other online photo-sharing services, has enabled amateur users to take […]

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The Road Trip- Exploring Arizona

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Magical Sunset in Sedona, Arizona Every year people from all over the world visit Arizona. From the abstract metaphysical community of Sedona to the swanky shopping in Scottsdale- Arizona is a state that genuinely has something for everyone. Those of us lucky enough to live in Arizona year round should be able to experience a […]

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Swimming Pools Aren’t Just For Summer

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Verandahs at Silverleaf As we merge into Autumn, people around the country begin to turn their attention away from back-yard barbecues and pool parties, to focus on holidays and events more readily related to the fall. But that isn’t the case in Phoenix- here in Arizona, with temperatures still well over 90 degrees, we thought […]

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Treehugger/Homebuilder

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It isn’t often that the words tree-hugger and homebuilder are used in the same sentence without being in opposition to one another. Generally speaking, there are few words as diametrically opposed; that is, until you meet Camelot Homes’ owner Mark Hancock. While Mark may not describe himself as a “tree-hugger,” he pays close attention to […]

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Cultivating A Community- The Garden at Bocara

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Daron Joffe of Farmer D Organics In a world rife with disunity; where political divisiveness and separation between cultures, classes and religious ideologies pose a risk that division will become our society’s new normal, the world can begin to feel like a very lonely place. These facts, coupled with today’s unprecedented use of technology can […]

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Cocktails, Cannonballs And Landscape Design

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Verandahs at Silverleaf When building a luxury home in Arizona, it goes without saying that a swimming pool is always a consideration. This time of year with temperatures up above 100 degrees most days, the swimming pool is where the kids spend a great deal of their playtime; school is out, it’s still light at […]

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Why We Love What We Do

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We just got back from a conference on Homebuilding held in beautiful San Diego. Everyone was in a great mood. After all, it is a much better economic climate than in the past few years;  homes are selling and things are looking up. But that wasn’t what made us happy. What really makes us  love […]

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