M.D.C. Holdings Announces 2007 Fourth Quarter Earnings Release Schedule and Conference Call

M.D.C. Holdings, Inc. will release its 2007 fourth quarter earnings before market open on Thursday, February 7, 2008 and will host a teleconference the same day at 10:00 am ET. The live teleconference will be available by calling 877-260-8900 and entering passcode 906315. A replay of the teleconference will be available through March 7, 2008 by calling 800-475-6701 and entering passcode 906315.

A webcast of the teleconference will be available live at, and beginning three hours after the call, a replay of the webcast will be available on the website.

About M.D.C. Holdings, Inc.

For more than 35 years, MDC has built and financed the American dream for more than 150,000 families. MDC's commitment to customer satisfaction, quality and value is reflected in each home it builds. As one of the largest homebuilders in the United States, the Company has homebuilding divisions across the country, including Colorado, Salt Lake City, Las Vegas, Phoenix, Tucson, Northern California, Southern California, Chicago, Northern Virginia, Maryland, Philadelphia/Delaware Valley and Jacksonville. The Company also provides mortgage financing, insurance and title services, primarily for MDC homebuyers, through its wholly owned subsidiaries, HomeAmerican Mortgage Corporation, American Home Insurance and American Home Title, respectively. M.D.C. Holdings, Inc. is traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol "MDC." For more information, visit

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CONTACT: Paris G. Reece III, Chief Financial Officer, +1-303-804-7706,, or Robert N. Martin, Investor Relations, +1-720-977-3431,, or Joelle Lipski-Rockwood, Corporate Communications,
+1-720-977-3204,, all of M.D.C. Holdings, Inc.