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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.

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KB Home Announces Availability of New KB Homes at its Southgate Community in Gibsonton

KB Home announced that new KB homes are now available at its opened Southgate community in Gibsonton. Homebuyers have their choice of six customizable one- and two-story flexible and open floor plans and the opportunity to live in a convenient location with easy access to the area's major highways and employment corridors. Situated near I-75 and the Selmon Expressway, KB Home's Southgate is ideal for residents who are commuting to downtown Tampa or want to live close to Tampa's major employers, including Verizon Communications, St. Joseph's Hospital-South, BayCare Health System and USF. Residents can also enjoy a variety of outdoor activities at the nearby Hillsborough County parks, which feature softball fields, picnic areas, playgrounds and basketball courts. KB Home plans to construct a total of 85 single-family homes at Southgate, ranging from 1,635 to 2,554 square feet, with up to five bedrooms, three baths and two-car garages. With KB Home's unique homebuying experience, each home can be personalized from lot location to floor plan and structural options to exterior elevation to many decor choices to meet a homebuyer's lifestyle and budget. All new KB homes, including those at Southgate, are ENERGY STAR certified, which helps KB homebuyers lower their energy costs and minimize their impact on the environment.

KB Home Debuts New Design Studio in Denver

KB Home announced the grand opening of its KB Home Design Studio in Centennial, a retail-like showroom where home shoppers can explore a wide assortment of bold and extensive design choices, forward-thinking energy-efficient features and sophisticated home automation technologies. KB Home's Design Studios provide KB homebuyers the opportunity to see, feel and arrange choices for flooring, lighting, cabinetry, appliances and more, enabling them to imagine the various ways they can personalize their home's design and functionality to their individual preferences. Trained design professionals are on hand to personally assist buyers in making choices. With an expansive selection of decor details to choose from and dynamic interactive tools, the new Design Studio will enhance KB Home's unique homebuying experience and make it even more engaging, convenient and fun for homebuyers. For example, an interactive display showcases and demonstrates the smart home technologies that can be integrated into the construction of a KB home, including central vacuum systems, home security packages and built-in audio systems. Home shoppers will appreciate the Design Studio's innovative and immersive bath fixture and lighting displays and life-size kitchen vignettes to help inspire them to create a home that fits their specific interests, needs and budget. 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, LED lighting and more, which can further improve a home's efficiency and potentially reduce utility bills.

KB Home Announces the Grand Opening of La Ventana in Rancho Cucamonga

KB Home announced the grand opening of its La Ventana community in Rancho Cucamonga, where the builder is offering large homes on expansive, half-acre lots close to premier shopping and dining destinations, major transportation corridors and abundant outdoor recreation opportunities. Situated at the base of the San Bernardino Mountain range, La Ventana's prime location offers easy access to the I-10, I-210, and I-15 freeways, Metrolink(R) stations, and the Ontario International Airport, making La Ventana ideal for commuters traveling throughout the area. Residents at La Ventana can also enjoy shopping and dining at the nearby Victoria Gardens and Ontario Mills(R) malls, concerts and other events at Citizens Business Bank Arena, and skiing, hiking and other outdoor activities. The impressive one- and two-story homes available at KB Home's La Ventana range between 3,381 and 4,506 square feet, and can be built with up to six bedrooms, five-and-a-half-baths, and three-car garages. Pricing is anticipated to begin in the $800,000s.


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