PulteGroup Announces Richard Dugas to Retire as Chairman and CEO, Effective May 2017
PulteGroup, Inc. (NYSE: PHM) today announced that Richard J. Dugas, Jr. has informed the Company’s Board of Directors of his intention to retire as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer at the May 2017 Annual Meeting of Shareholders.
Pulte Homes Breaks Ground on New Home for Injured Veteran
An injured veteran broke ground today on a new mortgage-free Pulte home as an enthusiastic crowd cheered and shed tears of joy. U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Oskar R. Zepeda was joined by his wife Lisa and two children at the groundbreaking ceremony, which marked the first time they visited the site of their future home.
PulteGroup's First Quarter 2016 Earnings Release And Webcast Conference Call Scheduled For April 21, 2016
PulteGroup, Inc. (NYSE: PHM) today announced that it will release its first quarter 2016 financial results before the market opens on Thursday, April 21 , 2016. The Company will hold a conference call to discuss first quarter results that same day at 8:30 a.m. (ET) .
Keeping Georgia a Welcoming State
On Wednesday of last week, both the Georgia House and Senate passed HB 757, commonly known as the “religious freedom” bill. While this bill sounds promising in title (we all want religious freedom), the bill would actually allow legalized discrimination. Simply put, the content of the bill would allow any company doing business in Georgia that was “faith based” (anyone could add the words “faith based” to their mission statement to qualify) to discriminate and choose not to serve customers if so compelled by their religion. Our company stands for inclusion for everyone, and is strongly opposed to any legislation that would allow for discrimination of any kind.
PulteGroup Prototyping Innovative Zero Net Energy Home
PulteGroup is building a zero net energy (ZNE) home prototype in Northern California, becoming the largest builder to participate in a pilot aimed at building new homes to achieve maximum energy efficiency and utility grid load reduction. The home’s design combines near airtight building methods, highly efficient insulation, HVAC, lighting technologies and more, with on-site energy producing technologies like solar power to achieve maximum energy efficiency.
PulteGroup Names Ryan Marshall as Company President and Harmon Smith as Chief Operating Officer
PulteGroup announced today that Ryan Marshall has been named President of the Company and Harmon Smith has been named Chief Operating Officer, effective immediately. Richard J. Dugas, Jr. remains Chairman and CEO of the Company.
Highly-Anticipated Amenity Center Unveiled at Carolina Arbors
Meeting the growing social, lifestyle and fitness needs of its active residents, Carolina Arbors by Del Webb announced today the planned grand opening of Piedmont Hall Amenity Center on Saturday, Feb. 13, 2016.
PulteGroup Reports Financial Results For 2015 Fourth Quarter
PulteGroup, Inc. announced today financial results for its fourth quarter ended December 31, 2015. For the quarter, PulteGroup reported net income of $228 million, or $0.64 per share, inclusive of $0.07 per share of benefit associated with the reversal of certain mortgage and construction related insurance reserves. Prior year net income of $217 million, or $0.58 per share, included $0.16 per share of income tax and insurance benefits.
PulteGroup Completes Acquisition of Certain Homebuilding Assets of John Wieland Homes and Neighborhoods
PulteGroup, Inc. (NYSE: PHM) announced today completion of its previously announced agreement to acquire certain homebuilding assets of John Wieland Homes and Neighborhoods (“Wieland”), one of the country’s premier builders of move-up and luxury homes, from affiliates of Wheelock Street Capital, L.L.C. and the Wieland family.