Ryland Announces First Quarter Earnings Release and Conference Call

  Ryland Announces First Quarter Earnings Release and Conference Call

Business Wire

WESTLAKE VILLAGE, Calif. -- March 27, 2013

The Ryland Group, Inc. (NYSE: RYL), will release its first quarter 2013
results on Wednesday, April 24, after the market closes. The conference call
will be held on Thursday, April 25, at 9:00 a.m. PDT (noon EDT).

A live audio webcast of the call will be available on Ryland’s Web site at
www.ryland.com. To access the webcast, go to the Investors section and click
on the “First Quarter Earnings Conference Call” link under the “Events and
Presentations” heading. A replay of the webcast will be archived on Ryland’s
site.

For participants who wish to call in, the number is (707) 287-9355, or toll
free (877) 644-1284. The call will be recorded and available for replay
beginning two hours after the call’s completion through 12:00 p.m. PDT on May
2, 2013. The dial-in number for the replay is (404) 537-3406 or toll free
(855) 859-2056 (reference access code 30154500).

Headquartered in Southern California, Ryland is one of the nation’s largest
homebuilders and a leading mortgage-finance company. Since its founding in
1967, Ryland has built more than 300,000 homes and financed more than 245,000
mortgages. The Company currently operates in 14 states across the country and
is listed on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol “RYL.” For more
information, please visit www.ryland.com.

Contact:

The Ryland Group, Inc.
Drew Mackintosh
VP, Investor Relations and Corporate Communications
(805) 367-3722
Drew.mackintosh@ryland.com