KB Homes Research Paper by writingsensation

KB Homes
An analysis of the successes of the KB Homes company that builds and sells new homes in the United States.
# 74654 | 9,736 words | 12 sources | MLA | 2006 | US
Published on Oct 18, 2006 in Business (Companies) , Business (Statistics)

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The author examines the financial achievements of the KB Homes business and offers many statistics about the company's work, for example, the amount of homes they sold and the prices they were sold for. The financial strength of the company is emphasized with, for instance, data showing the increasing value of their shares. The growth of this business to the fifth largest of its kind in the United States is shown with plenty of facts and figures.

From the Paper:

"KB Home is involved in building houses for the purpose of selling the houses to those who need newly constructed houses. For over half a century, families have been approaching KB Home in order to build their dream homes. In the present situation, KB Home has a reputation in terms of "architectural innovation, tremendous quality, superior customer service and warranties". (About Us- The KB Story) KB Home is a Fortune 500 company which has been listed on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol of 'KBH' (KB Home Ranks in Top Three for Customer Satisfaction in Albuquerque, Austin, Houston and Las Vegas According to J.D. Power and Associates Study) The name of the company has changed and it was earlier known as Kaufman and Broad Homes. The operations of the company are in US and France, as the functions of the constituent companies were, before they were joined together to form this company. Within United States they have grown into being the fifth largest builder and seller of homes through take over of many other builders. Their main competitors are now companies like DR Horton, Lennar and Pulte Homes."

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