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NVR Overview

Reston, VA
5001 to 10000 employees
1948
Company - Public (NVR)
Construction
$5 to $10 billion (USD) per year
Over 400,000 homeowners have trusted NVR, Inc. for their families and their future.<br/><br/>NVR, Inc. operates in two business segments: homebuilding and mortgage banking. The homebuilding unit sells and constructs homes under the Ryan Homes, NVHomes and Heartland ... Read more

Company Updates

  • NVR received an A+ rating on the 2019 Public Builder Report Card for the second year in a row! Read the full article here: http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vMigD

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NVR – Why Work With Us?


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Join the NVR team and help lead the homebuilding industry.

It's not work if you're never bored.

A career should be something you’re constantly building upon. That’s why, at NVR, you have the opportunity to train and work across different functions within the company. So you can expand your knowledge—and your career—through a variety of experiences. 

We're much more than hard hats and hammers.

There's a lot more to the homebuilding industry than building homes. Careers with NVR, Ryan Homes, NVHomes, and Heartland Homes cover a broad range of professions—and not all of them require working on a construction site. You can find pathways to growth and success with us in the following areas:

  • Accounting
  • Administration
  • Architecture/Design
  • Construction Management
  • Engineering
  • Finance
  • Human Resources
  • Information Technology
              
  • Land Acquisition
  • Legal
  • Marketing
  • Mortgage Banking
  • Production Management
  • Sales Management
  • Settlement Services

Are you NVR material?

The quality of our people is as high as the quality of our homes. Our employees come from all majors, backgrounds, and skill sets. What they all share is an innate drive to achieve. If you’re a bright, energetic individual who’s customer-focused and dedicated to the success of your team, we’d love to talk to you.

Training doesn't happen only in the classroom.

To learn our business inside and out, you have to spend some time "outside." That’s why, as an employee, you’ll periodically be out in the field with our regional trainers, learning first-hand how we build our homes, source our materials, work with suppliers, interact with our customers, and more. In addition to our interactive, hands-on training, we pair you with mentors who are eager to share their knowledge, provide guidance and help you be successful.

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 Organization

NVR, Inc. operates in two business segments: homebuilding and mortgage banking. The homebuilding unit sells and constructs homes under the Ryan Homes, NVHomes, and Heartland Homes. As a corporate entity, NVR, Inc. provides various support functions for each of its sub-entities. These include sales and marketing support, vital human resource specialists, and an advanced information technology department, which provide a network of resources utilized by NVR, Inc. holdings.

Homebuilding

undefinedNVR homebuilding operations serve 31 metropolitan areas in fourteen states, including Maryland, Virginia, West Virginia, Pennsylvania, New York, New Jersey, Delaware, Indiana, Illinois, Ohio, North Carolina, South Carolina, Florida and Tennessee, as well as Washington D.C.

Founded in 1948 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania to provide housing in the expanding post-war economy, Ryan Homes has constructed more than 430,000 homes. Today, Ryan Homes offers housing styles to suit a wide range of consumers needs, including single-family, townhouse or garden condominium.

NVHomes offers additional architectural details and designer elements tailored to suit the most discriminating of tastes. Established in 1980, NVHomes has earned a reputation for luxury, quality and value throughout its communities in Virginia, Maryland, Delaware and Pennsylvania.

Heartland Homes was created in 1984 to offer luxury homes of the highest quality at an affordable price. Since then, Heartland has built over 3,000 homes in western Pennsylvania by combining personalization with a customer-friendly experience that keeps it simple. Heartland offers single family, townhome, and villa style homes to match the way you want to live.

Our Building Products operation supports the construction operations with manufacturing facilities in Maryland, Pennsylvania, New York, New Jersey, North Carolina, Ohio and Tennessee. Building Products supplies structural building components, produced to exacting standards in a controlled environment and then delivered to the job site, to reduce waste and improve efficiency.

Mortgage Banking

NVR Mortgage is headquartered in Reston, Virginia and operates branches in the metropolitan areas in which NVR has homebuilding operations. NVR Mortgage’s primary focus is to serve the needs of NVR homebuyers. NVR Settlement Services, also headquartered in Reston, VA, provides a complete range of settlement and title services to support NVR’s homebuilding operations.

Trust and support is the framework of our culture.

In numerous surveys and reviews, our employees tell us we're an exceptional place to work. Here are a few of the reasons why:

  • Career paths with promotional and professional development opportunities
  • Teamwork, respect among fellow employees
  • Empowered, autonomous work culture
  • High degree of responsibility, even in early employment
  • Company culture based on consistent training for new hires and professionals

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NVR Reviews

  • "Solid company, great place to learn the industry."

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    Former Employee - Sales Assistant in Pittsburgh, PA
    Former Employee - Sales Assistant in Pittsburgh, PA

    I worked at NVR full-time

    Pros

    Extensive training, great management team.

    Cons

    Still getting up to date with current tech trends

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NVR Photos

NVR photo of: Community streetscape
NVR photo of: Framing a home in Pennsylvania
NVR photo of: Model home at sunset
NVR photo of: Aerial view of one of our communities
NVR photo of: New homes in Potomac Shores
NVR photo of: Gourmet kitchen
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NVR Interviews

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    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2+ months. I interviewed at NVR (New York, NY) in September 2019.

    Interview

    Two different interviews. First with a panel of 2 or 3 people, if liked you will move to the second round. Nothing out of the ordinary, really informal, not intimidating like some panel interviews can be. Branch Manager in Beltsville is excellent!

    Interview Questions

    • Will ask more about your behavior and working style then your experience. Really want to know who you are as a employee and person.   Answer Question
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