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KB Home is engaged in homebuilding activities in the United States. It constructs and sells various homes, including attached and detached single-family residential homes, townhomes, and condominiums primarily for first-time, move-up, and active adult homebuyers. The company also provides property and casualty insurance, as well as earthquake, flood, and personal property insurance to its homebuyers; and provides title services. It has operations in Arizona, California, Colorado, Florida, Maryland, Nevada, New Mexico, North Carolina, Texas, and Virginia. The company was formerly known as Kaufman and Broad Home Corporation and changed its name to KB Home in 2001. KB Home was founded in 1957 and is headquartered in Los Angeles, California.

1,430 Employees
Last Reported Date: 01/27/14
Founded in 1957

kb home (KBH) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, President and Direct...
Total Annual Compensation: $1.5M
Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice Pr...
Total Annual Compensation: $830.8K
Executive Vice President and General Counsel
Total Annual Compensation: $773.3K
Chief Accounting Officer and Senior Vice Pres...
Total Annual Compensation: $631.3K
Executive Vice President of Real Estate and B...
Total Annual Compensation: $610.4K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

kb home (KBH) Key Developments

KB Home Reports Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the Second Quarter and Six Months Ended May 31, 2014

KB Home reported unaudited consolidated earnings results for the second quarter and six months ended May 31, 2014. For the quarter, the company reported total revenues of $565,007,000 compared to $524,406,000 a year ago due to growth in the Company's housing revenues from higher average selling prices. Operating income was $34,292,000 compared to $8,691,000 for the same period last year. Total pretax income was $26,924,000 compared to total pretax loss of $4,173,000 a year ago. Net income was $26,624,000 or $0.27 diluted per share compared to net loss of $2,973,000 or $0.04 basic and diluted per share a year ago mainly due to the company's higher revenues, expanded housing gross profit margin and improved selling, general and administrative expense ratio. For the six months period, the company reported total revenues of $1,015,694,000 compared to $929,625,000 a year ago. Operating income was $52,011,000 compared to $9,145,000 for the same period last year. Total pretax income was $37,687,000 compared to total pretax loss of $16,531,000 a year ago. Net income was $37,187,000 or $0.40 diluted per share compared to net loss of $15,431,000 or $0.19 basic and diluted per share a year ago.

KB Home Opens New Design Studio in Roseville, Sacramento

KB Home has opened its new KB Home Design Studio in Roseville, Sacramento. Situated within the city of Roseville, the new Design Studio is conveniently located directly across the street from the Roseville Galleria, a prime regional shopping and dining destination and fitting neighbor for KB Home's new retail space. With a new location, expansive selection of decor details to choose from, and dynamic interactive features, the new Design Studio will enhance KB Home's unique homebuilding experience and make it even more engaging, convenient and fun for homebuyers. Visitors to KB Home's new Design Studio will also be able to learn about the many energy- and water-efficient features included as standard in all ENERGY STAR certified KB homes, as well as explore additional products like motion-sensing kitchen faucets, recessed LED lighting and more, which can further improve a home's efficiency and potentially reduce utility bills. KB Home is currently open for new home sales at seven Sacramento-area locations, offering one- and two-story home designs that range in price from the high $200,000s to the high $500,000s.

KB Home Opens Sweetgrass Community in Colorado

KB Home has opened Sweetgrass community, a collection of single-family homes, in Dacono, Colorado. Situated midway between Denver and Fort Collins, Sweetgrass features a charming, rural atmosphere with beautiful views of the Front Range and close proximity to I-25 and the E-470 corridor, enabling convenient travel throughout the area. With Thornton and Denver to the south, Longmont and Boulder to the west, and Loveland and Fort Collins to the north, Sweetgrass offers quick commutes to surrounding employment centers and the region's abundant recreational attractions. Residents at Sweetgrass can enjoy golfing, motorsports, fishing, and other exciting outdoor and water activities nearby, as well as shopping and dining at several of the area's premier retail complexes.


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