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Representing the most discriminating clientele for over 15 years, our focus is to assist you in realizing your dream home in the Valley of the Sun. Whether finding an existing residence or building to your exact specifications, we have you covered. With our experience and direct relationships with top architects and builders combined with full concierge service, our goal is to ensure that your expectations are fully met from start to finish.

In this issue, we feature an exceptional architect and a superb builder who we work closely with. From conceptual design to the finished product they specialize in making your dream a reality.

With 30 years of experience in custom residential architecture, both new build and renovations, as well as boutique commercial projects, Mark Candelaria takes inspiring living to a new level. Through his creative ideas and thoughtful designs, he is truly an inspiration to his clients and industry peers.

Candelaria Design Associates was formed in 1999 with the belief that the architectural design process should be creative and fun.. Mark’s talent of sketching by hand and his expertise in spatial design earned him the prestigious title of Master of the Southwest in 2005 by Phoenix Home & Garden Magazine. Candelaria Design has been ranked as the No. 1 Residential Architecture Firm in Arizona repeatedly by Arizona Business Magazine. In 2017, Candelaria Design was proud to be selected as the architect to design the HGTV Smart Home located in Scottsdale, Arizona. Some of the firm’s most prestigious honors include the Pacific Coast Builders Gold Nugget Award for custom homes over 6500 square feet and the first LEED-certified home, The Zona Verde Home, located in Paradise Valley, Arizona.

Tim McCormac owner of Tempe-based Temac Development Inc., has an impressive resume in the construction industry with a strong focus on quality and building relationships with every commercial project and luxury custom home he builds.

Tim, a second generation builder uses his construction degree from ASU, the filed and his father Robert McCormac, a master builder of 40 years and started Temac Development with a dream to build impactful home and projects for his clients. Established in 2003, having built multiple commercial properties and residential neighborhoods with a combined 600 houses, it is the vision and purpose of Temac Development and their family to be the best at everything they build from residential to commercial properties. With uncompromised integrity and an uncommon commitment to quality and master workmanship, Temac provides one of the best design-build experiences in the industry and commercial projects from design to move in.

It is his big-idea perspective that put him in the right place to build the Casona de Pappas house, the highest rated LEED Platinum home in the Nation, be selected as ICONIC Life Magazine’s Winter ICONIC HAUS in 2020 as well as Temac Development being Nationally ranked Top 5 best builders in Tempe, Arizona 2021.

“I define myself by the quality of the product we put out. I’m a self-made guy that thinks big, we define ourselves by delivering quality every time no matter what kind of project it is. In fact, people recognize our work by the level of quality they can see and feel” – Tim McCormac

Paradise Valley, AZ

Coming Soon – Winter 2021

Throned along Mummy Mountain, the only thing more beautiful than this property’s iconic view of Camelback Mountain is its warm contemporary open floor plan perfect for the resort lifestyle.

Designed with intention, luxury meets comfort strolling between stunning livable spaces, a sprawling patio pool complete with pass through bar and grilling arena, and 3 designated workspaces for this new era. Temac Development continues defining what Paradise Valley custom living can be in this 7,015 square feet of private single-family residence, complete with guest house.

Paradise Valley, Arizona

Sold for $5,300,000 | Seller Representation

Architecture in the Valley of the Sun can be remarkably diverse. Santa Barbara, Mediterranean, Spanish Hacienda, Santa Fe, Mid Century Modern and Contemporary are just some examples of variations. This Floridian design home is in a gated community located in Paradise Valley, Arizona.

Commanding over 11,000 square feet, this elegant 5-bedroom, 8-bath home boasts unique amenities including a 1,200 bottle temperature controlled wine room, 16 seat theater, multiple covered patios and a 1,400 square foot guest home. The private master wing is loaded with generous features such as a large sitting room, dual master bath and closets, wood paneled office, and intimate patio (Pictured). The resort yard features a dramatic pool, spa, ramada with bathroom, tennis court, and putting golf green with sand bunker and pitching area.

Fountain Hills, Arizona

Recently sold for $5,600,000

Located in a guard-gated community in Fountain Hills, this extraordinary 2016 built contemporary is perched on 4+ acres with spectacular views. Sixteen-foot floor-to-ceiling retractable walls of glass blend interior and exterior living spaces. Awe-inspiring views from every room. Striking finishes range from Brazilian teak ceiling to basalt floors.

The main level includes dramatic living areas, Bulthaup kitchen with Wolf appliances, master suite, office, two bedroom suites and bonus room. The lower level is ideal for guests featuring a secondary kitchen, living area and two additional bedroom suites.

Outdoor spaces include expansive patios, outdoor kitchen and an epic infinity-edge pool/spa. A rooftop deck with a fire pit for enjoying the night sky and 360-degree desert vistas. Additionally, this magnificent home includes a gym, 4-car garage and ample storage.


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