KB Home

Builder of new homes.

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Headquarters:
10990 Wilshire Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90024
Employees: 1,400
CEO: Jeffrey Mezger
Stock Symbol: KBH

Website: http://www.kbhome.com

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KB Home is one of the nation's top homebuilders and constructs new homes in the Southwest, Southeast and Midwestern U.S.

KB Home offers affordable new homes for sale in: Albuquerque, NM; Atlanta, GA; Austin, TX; Bakersfield, CA; Baton Rouge, LA; Bay Area, California Central Valley, California Charleston, SC; Charlotte, NC; Chicago, IL; Columbia, SC; Dallas / Fort Worth, TX; Denver / Fort Collins, CO; Fresno, CA; Gold Coast, FL; Greater Sacramento, CA; Greenville, SC; Hilton Head Metro, SC; Houston, TX; Indianapolis, IN; Inland Empire, California Jacksonville, FL; Kenosha, WI; Lakeland, FL; Las Vegas, NV; Los Angeles / Ventura, CA; New Orleans, LA; Orange County, CA; Orlando, FL ; Phoenix, AZ; Raleigh, NC; Reno, NV; Rio Grande Valley, TX; Riverside, CA; San Antonio, TX; San Diego, CA; Southwest, Florida Tampa, FL; Tucson, AZ ; and Washington DC Metro, Maryland and Virginia.

In addition, KB Home provides mortgages and design services.

KB Home also owns a majority-owned subsidiary, Kaufman & Broad S.A., one of the largest homebuilders in France.

The Company delivered 7,346 homes during the year ended November 30, 2010, down 13% from the year-earlier period, while the average selling price increased 4% year over year to $214,500.

For fiscal 2010, KB Home reported revenues of $1.59 billion, compared to $1.82 billion for the year earlier, and a net loss of $69.4 million.

The company was founded in 1957 as Kaufman and Broad, Inc. in Detroit to serve the entry-level housing market with homes that were well-designed and affordable. KB Home became the first homebuilder to trade on the New York Stock Exchange in 1969.

Benefits

Typical benefits provided to new employees include:

- Excellent Salary Package
- 401(k)
- Great working atmosphere with the ability to learn
- Excellent opportunities for promotion
- Med & Dental Insurance, Paid Vacation, Holiday, Sick leave, and Disability insurance.

Updated January 7, 2011