William Lyon Homes boosts Pacific Northwest presence

|About: William Lyon Homes (WLH)|By:, SA News Editor

William Lyons (WLH) agrees to the purchase of the residential homebuilding business of Polygon Northwest Homes for about $520M in cash. The purchase will include more than 4.2K lots in the Seattle and Portland markets, with the deal expected to close in Q3.

Polygon's residential home operations did about $292M of business in 2013, with a GAAP gross margin of 27.1%, and revenues are expected to rise to about $300M this year and $450-$500M in 2015.