2017 Local Market Leaders – Top Builders Nationwide
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Drawing on Metrostudy’s research data, BUILDER recently released its 2017 Local Leaders listing, revealing the top 50 local markets for new home construction based on 2016 closings. For each market, the top 10 builders in that market based on closings are available.
Below is a rolled up look at this year’s top builders overall based on their top 10 position counts in the local markets.
- DR Horton leads the pack with a top 10 position in 36 of the 50 top markets and is #1 in 13 of those markets. Over the past 6 years they’ve grown their market count by 28.6%.
- CalAtlantic Homes, capitalizing on the merger of Standard Pacific and Ryland Homes, surged to the top 10 list of local market leaders.
- Tri Pointe Homes, formed in 2009 and growing quickly by acquisition, gains a foothold in the leadership ranks starting in 2014.
- Beazer’s sales volume remains consistent over the past five years, but it’s sales are distributed across markets resulting its position as a top ten leader contracting over the past 6 years.
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