We Build Homes to Live Your Dreams
We know that buying a new home is among the most important decisions you will ever make. Home is where memories are created and life is celebrated. The company who builds your home is the cornerstone of this legacy and William Lyon Homes has spent more than 55 years creating new neighborhoods for families just like yours. From one decade to the next, our experience, leadership and dedication to each and every buyer remains unmatched.
Your Happiness is Our Goal
We strive to “make our customers smile all the way home.” Outstanding customer service is the touchstone of our success, an achievement marked by prestigious Eliant Homebuyers' Choice Awards and other honors. "For 27 years, Eliant has been evaluating homebuyers’ satisfaction with hundreds of top-ranked companies,” said Robert Mirman, founder and Chief Executive Officer of Eliant. “Since their customer approval scores are among the highest in the nation, William Lyon has earned the right to declare itself one of America’s best homebuilders.”
Strong Leadership Makes the Difference
We deliver on our promise to build well-priced, quality neighborhoods where families can achieve the American Dream of homeownership. And it all begins with leadership. Under the stewardship of our namesake, General William Lyon, Executive Chairman and a member of the California Building Industry Foundation Hall of Fame, the company is led by the best in the business — a team of seasoned professionals whose knowledge, vision and authority continue to inspire confidence and loyalty from one generation to the next. William H. Lyon, Chief Executive Officer, brings his leadership and highly-respected expertise to the many facets of real estate development and corporate strategy; Matthew R. Zaist, President and Chief Operating Officer, is distinguished by years of success and leadership in the specialized fields of finance, land acquisition and product development; and Colin T. Severn, Chief Financial Officer, offers a wealth of experience in real estate accounting and corporate finance.
What year was the first William Lyon home built?
1954 in Fullerton
How many new homes have been delivered by the William Lyon companies?
More than 100,000 residential units spanning a history of more than 50 years
In how many states in the Southwest does William Lyon Homes build?
3 States – California, Arizona and Nevada
What is the average tenure of our loyal employees?