The New Home Company Provides Customers with Best Purchase and Ownership Experiences According to 2015 Eliant Homebuyers’ Choice Awards

ALISO VIEJO, Calif. (May 1, 2015) – The New Home Company (NEW HOME; NYSE: NWHM) today announced an array of honors it received at the 2015 Eliant Homebuyers’ Choice Awards for providing its customers with the best purchase and ownership experiences.

For the third year in a row, NEW HOME was the recipient of “The Eliant” for Best Overall Customer Experience in the multi-divisional builder segment. In the large-builder segment, NEW HOME was honored with four “Premier Awards” (1st, 2nd, or 3rd Place) for Design Selection Experience, Construction Experience, Overall Quality and First Year Customer Service among all qualifying large-volume builders. The Company received a total of eight Homebuyers’ Choice Awards.

“Once again, The New Home Company has proven itself to be one of the undisputed leaders in the delivery of an extraordinary customer experience,” said Bob Mirman, founder and Chief Executive Officer of Eliant.

NEW HOME was selected based on the results of more than 72,700 surveys administered in 2014 to all recent home owners from more than 128 major homebuilders across the U.S. and Canada. The Eliant awards are presented annually by Eliant, a customer experience management company that has been surveying buyers of new homes for over 30 years.

“The Eliant Award is the ultimate recognition of the service we provide because it is judged by our customers,” said Chief Executive Officer H. Lawrence Webb of NEW HOME. “All of us at NEW HOME strive to be the best in our business every day, so to receive these awards is a great honor.”

About The New Home Company
NEW HOME, one of California’s most active homebuilders, is a publicly traded company listed on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol “NWHM.”
It is a new generation homebuilder focused on the design, construction and sale of innovative and consumer-driven homes in major metropolitan areas within select growth markets in California, including coastal Southern California, the San Francisco Bay area and metro Sacramento. In 2013, 2014 and 2015, NEW HOME was the recipient of “The Eliant” for Best Overall Customer Experience in the Eliant Homebuyers’ Choice Award’s multi-divisional builder segment. Most recently, NEW HOME was recognized as one of the “Best Places to Work” in Orange County by the Orange County Business Journal and one of the “Top Workplaces in Orange County” by the Orange County Register. For more information about the company or its current new-home offerings, visit