National homebuilder taps company veteran to lead its Houston-area
HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 5, 2018--
KB Home (NYSE: KBH) today announced that Brett Dietz has been named as
its Houston division president. In this role, Dietz is responsible for
the Company’s homebuilding operations throughout the region, from land
acquisition and construction, to sales and customer service.
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KB Home names Brett Dietz as president of its Houston division. (Photo: Business Wire)
Dietz is returning to the Houston market with more than twenty years of
service at KB Home, including as the senior vice president of finance
for its Houston division and most recently as president of its San
Antonio division. He holds a BBA in Accounting from Texas A&M University.
"Brett brings to our Houston division an exceptional depth and breadth
of experience executing on KB Home’s distinctive customer-centric
business model,” said Larry Oglesby, KB Home’s Central region president.
“We are excited to have him extend his outstanding career at KB Home
leading the strategic growth of our Houston operations.”
KB Home has been building in the Houston region since 1998 and is one of
Houston’s most active homebuilders, with 24 communities currently open
for new home sales. With a number of recent land acquisitions, KB Home
is continuing to expand its presence across the Houston market. Several
single-family new home communities are planned to debut in late 2018 and
early 2019, including Hillsdale Creek, Bryan Crossing and Sunset Grove.
“A combination of favorable economic factors and low housing inventory
has made Houston a strong market for us, and these future communities
will provide new homeownership opportunities for Houston-area buyers,”
For more information about KB Home neighborhoods throughout the Houston
region, visit www.kbhome.com
or call 888-KB-HOMES.
About KB Home
KB Home (NYSE: KBH) is one of the largest homebuilders in the United
States, with more than 600,000 homes delivered since our founding in
1957. We operate in 36 markets in eight states, primarily serving
first-time and first move-up homebuyers, as well as active adults. We
are differentiated in offering customers the ability to personalize what
they value most in their home, from choosing their lot, floor plan, and
exterior, to selecting design and décor choices in our KB Home Studios.
In addition, our industry leadership in sustainability helps to lower
the cost of homeownership for our buyers compared to a typical resale
home. We take a broad approach to sustainability, encompassing energy
efficiency, water conservation, healthier indoor environments, smart
home capabilities and waste reduction. KB Home is the first national
builder to have earned awards under all of the U.S. EPA’s homebuilder
programs — ENERGY STAR®, WaterSense® and Indoor airPLUS®. We invite you
to learn more about KB Home by visiting www.kbhome.com,
calling 888-KB-HOMES, or connecting with us on Facebook.com/KBHome
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