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Class(y) Rooms: Welcome the Kids Home from School in Style

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While children in other parts of the country may just now be heading off to summer camp, kids here in Arizona are facing the cold, hard truth…it’s Back to School time. It may seem early to some, but when the school year ends in mid- to late-May, an early return is inevitable. As we face […]

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The Chandelier – a deLIGHTful addition to your home

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“There is one fundamental fact about lighting: where there is no light, there is no beauty.” – Billy Baldwin One of the most dramatic, eye-catching ways to introduce said beauty into a room is with a chandelier. Considered by some to be “floating pieces of art” or “architectural jewelry,” chandeliers serve not only a functional […]

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Russ’s Maintenance Tips #2: A Blast from the Past

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Hi All, Welcome back to Russ’s Corner and this week’s maintenance tip. A few weeks ago a friend called and asked me to stop by and view some black stains that she had on a wall in her game room. The issue was a black sooty stain on the wall. Now I hadn’t seen this […]

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Setting the Perfect Easter Table – Hop to It!

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Easter Sunday is almost here, and if you’re like most of us, you will soon be opening your home to family and friends. For many, the celebration will include a lovely holiday meal – be it breakfast, brunch, lunch, or dinner. Whether your guests arrive from near or far, one surefire way to extend a […]

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Local and Loving It

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Architectural Digest recently published a slideshow entitled “Extraordinary Homes for Sale Around the World,” which showcases homes in Dallas, Texas; Siena, Italy; and Parrot Bay, Turks and Caicos. There’s no question that the homes and locales shown are stunning, but we believe they inadvertently omitted a fourth contender – our gorgeous Valley of the Sun. […]

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5 New Year’s Resolutions for Your Home

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Happy New Year from Camelot Homes! As we all get into the swing of 2015, we thought we’d share this great article from HGTV – a reminder to not only make resolutions for ourselves, but for our homes as well! 5 New Year’s Resolutions for Your Home By: Melinda Fulmer Every year when January rolls […]

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With Sincere Appreciation

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As we prepare to bid adieu to 2014 and welcome in 2015, we would like to extend a heartfelt thank you to everyone who helped us make this such a fantastic year. Not only has our Camelot family grown – with new employees, new partnerships, new opportunities – but our community portfolio has grown as […]

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Fall in Love with Arizona Gardening

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As the glorious fall temperatures make their way to the Valley, now is the perfect time to emerge from our air-conditioned sanctuaries and reacquaint ourselves with the cooler fresh air. And what better place to spend the early morning or evening hours than hiking on our beautiful desert trails or planting a gorgeous fall garden? […]

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Nouveau Niche

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At Camelot Homes we believe in creating unique interior spaces that delight the eye while enhancing functionality at the same time. More and more often we find ourselves eliminating traditional cabinet spaces and replacing them with open niches. For example, in bathrooms we are often replacing medicine cabinets with open niches to display toiletries and […]

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Parisian Chic- Flea Market Style

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A typically eclectic Paris flea market. It would come as no surprise to anyone familiar with Camelot Homes that we are utterly enamored with European architecture. As a builder of new, luxury homes we are always on the lookout during our travels at home or abroad, for new and inspiring ways to blend old world […]

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Forever Summer- Camelot Living

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“Summertime, And the livin’ is easy Fish are jumpin’ And the cotton is high” ~George Gershwin It seems like just yesterday we were celebrating Memorial Day and looking forward to what summer 2014 had in store. But alas, we are almost there, the unofficial end of summer. Americans took to the highways and airways in […]

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The Warm Glow Of Interior Lighting

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Inside the home, the lighting is the jewelry, really. A stunning light fixture will accessorize and bring a room to life in the most beautiful way possible. Even if the rest of the room is done with comfort and functionality in mind, you can go all out on lighting. Get a little crazy, even!

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Camelot Living at Bocara

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Have you been over to see our new neighborhood of Bocara? As one of the premier home builders in Arizona, Camelot Homes is as thrilled as ever to present these new homes in Scottsdale. Anyone familiar with the area knows, there is a reason why this is one of the most coveted neighborhoods in which you can choose to live.

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MAME Awards 2014

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We were truly humbled by the number of awards we received, taking home the Grand Award for Small Volume Builder of the Year, Best Newspaper Ad, Best Magazine Ad, Best Website, Best Design Center and Best Interior Design for homes over $600,000.

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Dramatic Architecture By Camelot Homes

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In addition to being known for unparalleled customer service and a reputation as forward thinkers in the world of Arizona homebuilders, Camelot Homes is known for one thing above all else- Dramatic architecture.

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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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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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