If you are like most homeowners, your formal living room is useful for one primary thing: accumulating dust. Originally, formal living rooms were spaces in which special guests were entertained. However, as modern-day life has become more casual, so have our living spaces. Friends come in through the front door and are escorted to the family room, bypassing the formal living room all together.
Scottsdale-based Rosewood Homes has just won the prestigious 2010 Eliant Homebuyers’ Choice award for “Best Overall Purchase and Ownership Experience in America.” Rosewood Homes is Arizona’s first-ever builder to win. The award is a nod to the Rosewood Homes team for their exceptional customer service satisfaction. After all, the award is a result of happy homeowners.
Some, like Phoenix’s Jack and Sharon Dawson, like it hot. But this active couple also likes it cold. So—such are the perks of retirement—they enjoy both: salmon in rugged Ketchikan, Alaska, and luxurious thaw and play at their desert haven in the Optima Biltmore Towers near 24th Street and Camelback Road in Phoenix.
Luxury can have a variety of meanings depending on whom you ask. For kids and pets, these entertaining accommodations provide the ultimate luxury—fun.