M.D.C. Holdings to Webcast Live Its Presentation at Friedman, Billings, Ramsey & Co., Inc.'S 11th Annual Investor Conference

M.D.C. Holdings, Inc. today announced that it will be making a presentation at Friedman, Billings, Ramsey & Co., Inc.'s 11th Annual Investor Conference to be web cast live Wednesday, December 1, 2004, at 11:40 a.m. EST. The presentation can be heard live, and will be available for replay through December 31, 2004, by entering the M.D.C. Holdings, Inc. website at, clicking on "Investors" and selecting "Friedman, Billings, Ramsey & Co., Inc.'s 11th Annual Investor Conference." Participants are encouraged to log in at least five minutes prior to the start of the presentation for registration.

MDC, whose subsidiaries build homes under the name "Richmond American Homes," is one of the largest homebuilders in the United States. The Company also provides mortgage financing, primarily for MDC's homebuyers, 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 Colorado; among the top five homebuilders in Northern Virginia, suburban Maryland, Phoenix, Tucson, Las Vegas and Salt Lake City; and among the top ten homebuilders in Northern California and Southern California. MDC also has established operating divisions in Dallas/Fort Worth, Houston, Jacksonville, West Florida, Philadelphia/Delaware Valley and Chicago. For more information about our Company, please visit

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

CONTACT: Paris G. Reece III, Chief Financial Officer, +1-303-804-7706,, or Rachel Neumann, Communications Director, +1-303-804-7729,, both of M.D.C. Holdings, Inc.