National Homebuilder Celebrates 40th Anniversary
M.D.C Holdings, Inc., parent of the Richmond American Homes companies, celebrates 40 years of homebuilding
PR Newswire

DENVER, Feb. 2, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- M.D.C. Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: MDC), parent to the Richmond American Homes subsidiaries, is excited to celebrate 40 years of building single-family homes.

"Helping people attain the American Dream was our goal from the beginning. We're proud to celebrate this milestone," says Larry A. Mizel, Chairman and CEO, M.D.C. Holdings, Inc.

With current operations throughout the United States, MDC has reached many milestones:

  • The company closed on its first sale of a single-family home in Denver, Colorado in 1977.
  • The Richmond American Homes companies have completed 190,000 homes. Visit to learn more about Richmond American's personalized homes.

The Richmond American Homes companies are differentiated by their approach to personalization, aimed at giving homebuyers hundreds of options to tailor their living space at their local Home Gallery design center, with everything from cabinetry and flooring to security and home technology.

MDC is pleased to celebrate this occasion and looks forward to helping build the American Dream for many families in the future.

"It's an honor to build someone's home. Though we've built thousands of homes over the years, we've tried to keep every experience personal," David D. Mandarich, President & COO, M.D.C. Holdings, Inc.

About M.D.C. Holdings, Inc.
M.D.C. Holdings, Inc. was founded in 1972. MDC's homebuilding subsidiaries, which operate under the name Richmond American Homes, have built and financed the American dream for more than 190,000 homebuyers since 1977. MDC's commitment to customer satisfaction, quality and value is reflected in the homes its subsidiaries build. MDC is one of the largest homebuilders in the United States. Its subsidiaries have homebuilding operations across the country, including the metropolitan areas of Denver, Northern Colorado,  Colorado Springs, Salt Lake City, Las Vegas, Phoenix, Tucson, Riverside-San Bernardino, Los Angeles, San Diego, Orange County, San Francisco Bay Area, Sacramento, Washington D.C., Baltimore, Northern Virginia, Orlando, Jacksonville, South Florida and Seattle. MDC's subsidiaries also provide mortgage financing, insurance and title services, primarily for Richmond American homebuyers, through HomeAmerican Mortgage Corporation, American Home Insurance Agency, Inc. and American Home Title and Escrow Company, 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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