M.D.C. Holdings Website to Broadcast Its Presentation At NYSSA Housing Industry Conference

M.D.C. Holdings, Inc. which builds homes under the name "Richmond American Homes," announced that it will be making a presentation at the New York Society of Security Analysts ("NYSSA") Housing Industry Conference on Thursday, December 7, 2000, at 1:50 p.m. EST. The presentation can be heard live, and will be available for replay through January 5, 2001, by entering the M.D.C. Holdings, Inc. website,, clicking on "Investor Relations" and selecting "NYSSA Conference." The Company's presentation for the Conference can by viewed on the Investor Relations page as well under the heading "NYSSA Conference Financial Presentation." The presentation will also be broadcast live over the internet by selecting "NYSSA: Housing Industry Conference" at the website

MDC is one of the largest homebuilders in the United States. The Company also provides mortgage financing, primarily for MDC's home buyers, through its wholly owned subsidiary, HomeAmerican Mortgage Corporation. MDC is a major regional homebuilder with a significant presence in some of the country's best housing markets. The Company is the largest homebuilder in metropolitan Denver; among the top five homebuilders in Northern Virginia, suburban Maryland, Tucson and Colorado Springs; and among the top ten homebuilders in Phoenix, Las Vegas, Southern California and Northern California.

SOURCE: M.D.C. Holdings, Inc.

Contact: Paris G. Reece III, Chief Financial Officer of M.D.C. Holdings,
Inc., 303-804-7706