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KB Home Overview

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Los Angeles, CA
1001 to 5000 employees
1957
Company - Public (KBH)
Construction, Repair & Maintenance
$2 to $5 billion (USD) per year
Unknown
For a dwelling done your way, you might turn to KB Home. KB builds houses mainly for first-time, trade-up, and active adult buyers primarily in the West, Southwest, and along the East Coast. The company markets houses under its Built to Order brand, which allows buyers to ... Read more

KB Home Reviews

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KB Home President, CEO, and Director Jeff Mezger
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    I have been working at KB Home full-time

    Pros

    Highly visible position, work directly with Finance Manager and VP of Finance
    Very talented and knowledgeable peers
    Good pay and benefits
    Good work/life balance

    Cons

    Lack of training
    Poor financial modeling software to analyze data

    Advice to Management

    Keep employees engaged

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KB Home Photos

KB Home photo of: Street view of the KB Home headquarter office located in Los Angeles, CA (Photo by Coolcaesar - available under CC-BY-NC-SA 3.0 & GFDL, v1.68)
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KB Home Interviews

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    Sales Counselor Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in San Antonio, TX
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at KB Home (San Antonio, TX) in June 2017.

    Interview

    Recruitier called, asked a few question, then schedules Personality Test. If you pass, you get a phone interview. If you pass that, then a panel interview(mine was 5 men)

    Interview Questions

    • Phone interview is basic & easy. Panel interview is a bit intimidating: Why do you want to work for KB, Tell me about yourself, How many homes have you sold......   Answer Question
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KB Home Awards & Accolades

  • Fortune 500, Fortune, 2015
  • World’s Most Admired Companies, Fortune, 2008

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