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The Legend Of Camelot- Bocara and Gold Mountain Preserve

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Distinctive European architecture, reminiscent of a magical time and place “In short, there’s simply not, a more congenial spot, for happily-ever-aftering than here in Camelot…” When Camelot Homes’ owner Mark Hancock first saw the movie ‘Camelot’ in 1969, he immediately knew that they would be changing the name of the company where he worked with […]

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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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It Takes A Village

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What does it take to continue to maintain, and even grow a business for over 4 decades? Well in the business of being a premier builder of luxury homes it takes a village. At Camelot Homes we take great pride in our ongoing long-term company relationships; from the craftsmen and trade partners that we do […]

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The Home Office

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Camelot Custom Home- Verandah at Silverleaf In the last decade there has been a noticeable trend toward working from home. Contrary to popular belief, the typical teleworker is not 20-something, or even the working mother who may depend on this continuing trend so they can be parenting and working at the same time. The largest […]

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The Elegance Of Camelot Reserve

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So, our model home at Camelot Reserve is ready for viewing: the landscape is beautiful, the finish work is completed and every corner of the home is impeccably decorated down to the table settings. The grand unveiling has occurred, and now it’s time to let our future homebuyers walk through it and have a look. […]

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Dining Al Fresco

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What do you think of when you hear the phrase Al Fresco dining? If you’ve ever traveled through Italy, just the term itself conjures up images of Tuscan scenery and tables filled with wine, food, family and friends. For those of us lucky enough to live in a temperate part of the world, dining “al […]

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Goodbye Gentle Winter

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Desert Rainstorm photo credit Julie Hancock Whether you are a creationist or an evolutionist; whether you believe in climate change as an absolute truth or a left wing conspiracy, the fact of the matter is we never really have much of a winter here in Arizona. Therefore it should come as no surprise that 15 […]

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Yin and Yang- Creating Balance In Architecture

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In Chinese philosophy, the concept of yin and yang is used to describe how seemingly opposite or contrary forces are interconnected and interdependent in the natural world; and, how they give rise to each other as they interrelate to one another. Many natural dualities (such as low and high, cold and hot, water and fire, […]

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Trends In Interior Paint Colors

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Image courtesy of Architectural Digest On the heels of New York City’s Fashion Week, where every season touts a predominantly trending color, this week seems like the perfect time to explore the “hautest” trend in interior paint for your home. Ironically, this year the very same color that was splashed across the runway is also […]

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