PLANO, Texas, May 10, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Green Brick Partners, Inc. (GRBK) (“Green Brick”) is pleased to announce that it has received an “A” rank in Builder Magazine’s 2019 Public Builder Report Card. It was one of seven public builders nationwide to be awarded the status. The grade was achieved through a ranking of each builder in four categories – financial, land, operations, and sales and marketing results as disclosed by each company.
“It is an honor to receive such a glowing review from Builder Magazine, our industry’s gold standard publication,” said Jim Brickman, Chief Executive Officer and co-founder of Green Brick Partners. “2018 was a record year for our Company with revenues of $624 million, a 36% annual growth over 2017, and earnings per share of $1.02. We accomplished these results with a net debt to total capitalization ratio of 26%, one of the lowest of any public builder.”
In the report, the company was noted as having been “considered by some analysts to be among the best run companies in the business”. For more information on Green Brick Partners, please visit www.greenbrickpartners.com.
About Green Brick Partners, Inc.:
Green Brick Partners, Inc. (GRBK) is a diversified homebuilding and land development company. Green Brick owns a controlling interest in five homebuilders in Dallas, Texas (CB JENI Homes, Normandy Homes, Southgate Homes, Centre Living Homes, and Trophy Signature Homes), as well as a homebuilder in Atlanta, Georgia (The Providence Group) and a homebuilder in Port St. Lucie, Florida (GHO Homes). Green Brick also owns a noncontrolling interest in Challenger Homes in Colorado Springs, Colorado and retains interests in related financial services platforms, including Green Brick Title, Providence Group Title, and Green Brick Mortgage. The Company is engaged in all aspects of the homebuilding process, including land acquisition and development, entitlements, design, construction, marketing, and sales for its residential neighborhoods and master planned communities. For more information about Green Brick Partners Inc.'s homebuilding partners, please visit https://greenbrickpartners.com/team-builders/.
Forward-Looking and Cautionary Statements:
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