Camelot Homes Wins 2018 MAME Awards Builder of the Year

The Hancock Family, owners of Camelot Homes

SCOTTSDALE, ARIZ. (April 25, 2018) – Camelot Homes, a third-generation homebuilder in Scottsdale, and Robson Communities, a local active adult builder, were named the 2018 Builders of the Year (Grand Award) at the Home Builders Association of Central Arizona’s recent MAME Awards (Major Achievements in Merchandising Excellence) ceremony at the Westin Kierland Resort. In addition to the Grand Award, Camelot received nine other honors at the ceremony.

This is the third time Camelot Homes has won the Grand Award. Previously, Camelot Homes has won the Small Volume Builder of the Year Award five times.

“Camelot Homes is incredibly grateful to be honored by the Home Builders Association of Central Arizona,” said Cammie Hancock Beckert, managing director of Camelot Homes. “The drive for excellence is challenging, setting a high bar that we are constantly finding new ways to raise. Since the time my grandparents Maggi and J.W. Hancock founded Camelot Homes in the 1960s, we have been dedicated to providing a satisfying customer experience, high-quality workmanship and superior design.”

Camelot’s White Horse community in North Scottsdale and Adero Villas community in Fountain Hills took home awards. White Horse, an iconic new community representing the pinnacle of Camelot’s experience in luxury homes, was awarded Best Detached Product Design for its price point. The light, bright and modern homes reflect a true paradigm shift in new home design with more outdoor space, options and flexibility to raise the standard of luxury living. Homes range from 4,000 to 6,000 square feet. The gated community is located off Pima Road and Los Gatos Drive, adjacent to DC Ranch in North Scottsdale. Homes prices are from the high $1 millions.

Adero Villas, featuring 44 luxury patio homes with spectacular mountain views of Adero Canyon in Fountain Hills, was awarded Best Attached Product Design and Best Interior Merchandising for its price point. The homes are ideal for residents looking to “lock and leave” with low maintenance in a gated community. The homes, which range from 2,550 square feet to 2,745 square feet, are centered around indoor/outdoor living with open, breezy great rooms, 12ft ceilings, stunning contemporary architecture, luxurious kitchens, spa-like master baths and oversized closets. The homes feature 2-4 bedrooms and 2.5-3.5 baths. Other options include dual master suites and guest casitas. Homes are priced from the mid-$700,000s.


Camelot won:

  • Builder of the Year (tied with Robson Communities)
  • Best Newspaper Ad – White Horse
  • Best Virtual Tour – White Horse, Plan 9502, Cheval
  • Best Ad Campaign – White Horse
  • Best Website –
  • Best Interior Merchandising $500,000-$700,000 – Adero Villas, Plan 1904
  • Best Attached Product Design – Adero Villas, Plan 1904
  • Best Detached Product Design Over $700,000 – White Horse, Plan 9502, Cheval
  • Marketing Director of the Year – Julie Hancock, managing director
  • Top Ten Sales Volume $24.6 million – Trent Hancock, sales associate


Also honored/recognized:

  • Construction Team Member of the Year – Chuck Culley, site manager
  • Customer Service Team Member of the Year – Russ Dollman, director of customer relations
  • Administrative Team Member of the Year – Jessica Parker, marketing coordinator


In addition to White Horse and Adero Villas, Camelot has several communities in the Valley: Lane’s End in North Scottsdale, Gold Mountain Preserve in Phoenix in the Northwest Valley, Bocara in North Scottsdale,Heirloom at Morrison Ranch in Gilbert (coming soon), The Villas at Seven Desert Mountain in North Scottsdale (coming soon).


About Camelot Homes

Camelot Homes is one of the oldest, family-owned homebuilders in Arizona. With more than 45 years’ experience building thousands of homes in Arizona’s finest communities, Camelot Homes has established an unparalleled tradition of home building pride and excellence. Three generations of the Hancock family have guided Camelot’s growth over the years. From its inception in the 1960s by Maggi and J.W. Hancock, to today’s second and third generation of leadership by Mark and Julie Hancock, and Cammie Hancock Beckert, the family continues to carry out the company’s formula for success. It’s a formula based on a dedication to the customer with an uncompromising emphasis on unique architectural design, details and quality workmanship. Visit

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