Cooking Classes near Scottsdale

Cooking is not just a task for many people, but a lifelong passion that they pursue with gusto. For owners of new luxury homes in Scottsdale, you've got access to a wealth of wonderful lessons in the culinary arts, whether you are a beginner who … [Read more...]

The Company You Keep

Every home that we design and build is a collaboration of talented companies.  We select our trade contractors and venders based upon many things; at the top of that list is company culture and values that are similar to ours.  Every home is unique … [Read more...]

Community Features – Silverleaf

The word that most use to describe the impressive community of Silverleaf is "distinctive." Luxury homes builders have taken great care and time to design and build this truly magnificent place, and every stone and flower is deliberately placed to … [Read more...]

The Watermark Awards

The Watermark Awards for excellence in Kitchen Design happened last month.  Sponsored by Builder and Custom Home Magazines they are continuously raising the bar in Kitchen Design.  Here are a few of my favorites.  You can see more at … [Read more...]

Best Ways to Escape the Arizona Heat

The desert can be a challenging place to live in the summertime when temperatures are routinely above 100 degrees. The intensity of the heat can make you feel like you've been sequestered in the house forever, and begging for something fun and … [Read more...]

4 Family Summer Activities near Phoenix

Summer in Arizona is beautiful but can be overwhelming as well. The toastiest temps of the year are quickly approaching and the topic of conversation for many will be fun things to do in Arizona that also keep you out of the daytime heat. Here are … [Read more...]

Summer’s Here – 10 Outrageous Pools

Summer finally arrived two weeks ago.  It’s hot; it will get hotter and we are stuck with it until September.  That must be the reason that we have never built a home without a swimming pool. Here are 10 fantasy pools to cool you off.  … [Read more...]

Phoenix and Scottsdale 4th of July Events

Summer is here and living in Scottsdale gives you access to a number of exciting events for the Fourth of July. Enjoy fireworks, family friendly fun, delicious dining, and fantastic festivities. While many communities will present their own fireworks … [Read more...]

Troon Village and Troon North

Desert beauty surrounds the Troon Community, one of the most desirable locations of luxury homes in Arizona. Picture what life could be like if you were surrounded by nothing but breathtaking landscapes, clear skies and amazing golf, in a residential … [Read more...]

What’s Happening at Casas del Oso Luxury Homes?

We are three weeks into Santa Inez, a rustic Sonoran home.  Fortunately this lot did not have any native trees that required native plant salvage; this saved our homeowner 3 weeks on the schedule and several thousand dollars.  Like most of the homes … [Read more...]