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Lennar Corporation (LEN)

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  • Jul. 16, 2013, 7:54 AM
    With house prices rising, profits healthy and financing available, large publicly traded house-builders such as Lennar (LEN), NVR (NVR) and Toll Brothers (TOL) have been buying up their smaller privately held rivals, which have had trouble getting funding for new developments. Ryland Group (RYL) is onto its third acquisition in a year. To stay independent, some private companies have listed, with three IPOs in the sector taking place since January.
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  • Dec. 19, 2011, 9:10 AM
    Lennar (LEN) is expanding its presence in the Pacific Northwest, acquiring 650 finished homesites from Seattle-based builder Premier Communities, and announcing plans to build new homes in the Portland area. The news comes a month after Toll Brothers (TOL) acquired a builder of Seattle-area luxury homes.
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Company Description
Lennar Corp is a homebuilder and a provider of financial services. Its homebuilding operations include the construction and sale of single-family attached and detached homes, and to a lesser extent multi-level residential buildings.