Scottsdale Home Shoppers: A Guide to Buying a Brand-New Home.


How is buying new development different than buying a resale home? For starters, a newly built home likely includes up-to-date design (all the bells and whistles), the latest construction standards and new appliances. And since many new developed homes are sold before they are finished, you may have the opportunity to make some design choices,…

Renowned Architect Gerry Jones “the king of Mountain terrain architecture” talks his latest spec Desert Contemporary masterpiece…BTW it’s for sale.


“Do not seek to dominate nature with your buildings, but cooperate with it to achieve a harmony similar to that of natural creations.” —Gerry Jones “el rey de la arquitectura del terreno de montaña”. BARRIO: Carefree, Arizona PRICE: 🏷️ $3,800,000 411: 5 bedrooms & 5.5 bathrooms & 5270 sf Word on the Street: Timeless Desert Contemporary…

Original Al Beadle-designed Modernist Gem asks a Cool Milli


Barrio: Phoenix, ArizonaPrice: $1,000,000 Al Beadle, the renowned modernist who brought the steel-and-glass Case Study House sensibility to the Arizona desert, designed this ravishing midcentury, known as Burton Barr Residence, (at that time) Arizona’s most powerful politician, Burton Barr in 1955. The four-bedroom, 2331-square-foot pad offers structural simplicity with a flat roof, deep overhangs, floor-to-ceiling panes of glass and sliders, all-original…