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[March 15, 2017]

HGTV Launches Virtual Tour of HGTV Smart Home 2017

KNOXVILLE, Tenn., March 15, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- This year, the HGTV® Smart Home finds the perfect backdrop in "The West's Most Western Town," Scottsdale, Arizona. Fans can visit to get a first look at the new home that embraces the desert modern style.

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Planned by local architect Candelaria Design Associates and constructed by local builder Eagle Luxury Properties, the home is part of a grand prize package valued at more than $1.5 million that will be awarded this summer. In addition to the home and all its furnishings, the grand prize package includes a 2017 Mercedes-Benz GLE 550e 4MATIC® and $100,000 from national mortgage lender Quicken Loans®.

The single-level Southwestern-style home is approximately 3,300-square-feet, with three bedrooms and three-and-a-half bathrooms, cleverly constructed with tech gadgets and smart solutions to enhance entertaining and everyday living.

"We look for neighborhoods and cities with a sophisticated combination of tech and culture that makes it a desirable place to live. Following the homes in Raleigh, Austin and Nashville, we felt Scottsdale was an impeccable choice," said Ron Feinbaum, HGTV's General Manager of Home Promotions. "It's such a vibrant destination for those seeking year-around family fun, whether on vacation or as a place to call home."

HGTV Smart Home 2017 host and interior designer Tiffany Brooks took her design cues from nature, using a variety of stone, metal, wod, leather and glass materials in the home's perfectly appointed décor. The home's style is current, yet authentic; simple, yet thoughtful. Its architecture embraces a clean-lined, masculine feel, while evoking a feminine touch through the use of soft textiles and fabrics. The colorful canyon-style home offers tranquil interiors and a serene view of the desert. Nods to Arizona are prevalent in the design through antique tribal elements and doses of the area's amazing artistry.

During the sweepstakes period for the HGTV Smart Home Giveaway 2017, which begins at 9 a.m. ET on April 12 and runs through 5 p.m. ET on June 2, 2017, eligible viewers can enter twice per day at and can sign up for daily email reminders. HGTV Facebook, Instagram and Twitter fans can check in for ongoing updates and new details (#HGTVSmart).

The home features a spacious three-car garage, a wet bar, home office, generous pantry and laundry area, as well as a sleek, modern pool for cooling off in the desert heat.

The fully furnished HGTV Smart Home 2017 is Energy Star 3 certified and Bronze-level Green certified and features products provided by national advertising partners including Bassett Furniture; Mercedes-Benz USA; Quicken Loans®; Bush Brothers & Company; Daikin North America LLC; Farmers Insurance®; Gorilla Glue; HGTV HOME™ by Sherwin-Williams; SimpliSafe Home Security; Sleep Number®; Kohler; OxiClean™; Rinnai America Corporation; VELUX® Skylights; Hunter Douglas; Kohler Generators; Legrand, North America; and Ply Gem Building Products. 

About HGTV
HGTV delivers the superstar experts, fascinating families, compelling renovations and stunning transformations that make all things home fun. America's favorite way to get entertaining, relatable and inspirational home and lifestyle content, HGTV offers: a top 10 cable network that is distributed to more than 90 million U.S. households; a website,, that attracts an average of nine million people each month; social media platforms that engage nearly nine million users; HGTV Magazine, a monthly publication that reaches more than one million readers and exclusive collections of home-oriented products through the HGTV HOME™ consumer products line. Viewers can become fans of HGTV and interact with other home improvement enthusiasts through FacebookTwitterPinterest and Instagram. Headquartered in Knoxville, Tenn., HGTV is owned by Scripps Networks Interactive, Inc., which also owns and operates Food Network, Travel Channel, DIY Network, Cooking Channel and Great American Country.

The HGTV Smart Home 2017 located in Scottsdale, Arizona, is a Southwestern showstopper. Beginning April 12, viewers can visit to enter for a chance to win the fully furnished home, plus a 2017 Mercedes-Benz GLE 550e 4MATIC automobile and $100,000 courtesy of national mortgage lender Quicken Loans. It’s a prize package valued at more than $1.5 million!


The dramatic two-story great room of the HGTV Smart Home 2017 is a huge living area anchored by a custom, textural fireplace and symmetrical sofas, coffee tables and console tables. The zoned design of the room makes it perfect for any size group. The accompanying wet bar is a self-sufficient entertaining area complete with a state-of-the-art wine station.


In the bold, do-everything kitchen of the HGTV Smart Home 2017, there’s no shortage of style or amenities. Centered by a huge waterfall quartz island, the floors are covered in geometric tile, the walls are dressed in bling-y copper and a suite of high-tech appliances make cooking and prepping a snap.


The master bedroom of the HGTV Smart Home 2017 is wrapped in warm cozy colors and tons of patterned textiles. The walls are charcoal gray while the furnishings contain pops of navy, indigo and cobalt. The suite features a spacious walk-in closet and modern master bath and overlooks the beautiful backyard and pool.


The master bath in the HGTV Smart Home 2017 is a spa-like room tricked out with tons of technology from the tub to the shower to the toilet. The black-and-white color scheme is simple yet stunning. Two sizes of white subway tile contrast with a dark gray grout while floating vanities feature graphic hardware and ultra-modern faucets.


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