Fact Sheet

Since its founding in 1950 by William J. Pulte, PulteGroup (NYSE: PHM) has delivered approximately 775,000 homes and is one of the nation’s largest homebuilders with operations in more than 40 major metro markets. Through its unique multi-brand strategy, PulteGroup serves all major consumer groups: Centex for first-time buyers; Pulte Homes for move-up buyers; and Del Webb for active adults age 55 and over.   
Through its Value Creation program and related initiatives, PulteGroup is focused on earnings growth and delivering superior returns on invested capital over the housing cycle.  

  • PulteGroup is headquartered in Atlanta.

  • Founded in Detroit, Michigan in 1950 by Bill Pulte.

  • The company went public as Pulte Home Corporation in 1969 and has delivered more than 775,000 homes nationwide during the past 70+ years.

  • As of December 2021, the company employed more than 6,000 people nationwide.

  • Major acquisitions: DiVosta Homes (1998), Del Webb (2001), Centex Homes (2009), and John Wieland Homes and Neighborhoods (2016).

Built to Honor – Built to Honor® is PulteGroup’s program for the construction and donation of mortgage-free homes to returning military personnel who have been injured during their term of service. Since 2013, the company has built over 68 homes across the country. PulteGroup has become one of the largest and most active homebuilding companies providing mortgage-free homes to veterans and their families.  

Sustainability - PulteGroup incorporates many energy efficient practices and “green” products in our new home communities across the country. For new homebuyers of all types, greater energy efficiency translates into lasting savings, a comfortable home environment, and smart use of natural resources. Pulte homes are up to 30% more energy efficient than the average resale home.

  • Delivered 28,894 homes

  • Home sale revenues of $13.4 billion

  • Net income of $1.95 billion, or $7.43 per share

  • Average selling price of $463,000

  • Gross margin from home sales of 26.4%

  • Backlog at year end of 18,003 Homes

  • Net debt-to-cap of 2.5%

Ryan R. Marshall, President and Chief Executive Officer
Michelle Hairston, Senior Vice President, Human Resources
John Chadwick, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer
Robert T. O’Shaughnessy, Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer
Todd Sheldon, Executive Vice President, Chief Legal Officer and Corporate Secretary