Beazer Homes Appoints New Phoenix Division President

  Beazer Homes Appoints New Phoenix Division President  Business Wire  ATLANTA -- February 20, 2014  Beazer Homes USA, Inc. (NYSE: BZH) ( announced today the appointment of Tim Little as Phoenix Division President.  Mr. Little has over 30 years experience in the home building industry, including divisional and financial management positions with Standard Pacific, UDC Homes and Estes Homes. Most recently, Mr. Little led the Arizona Division for publicly traded AV Homes. Mr. Little has a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from Northern Arizona University and holds a Certified Public Accountant license in Arizona and Colorado.  Allan P. Merrill, President and CEO said, “We are extremely pleased to welcome Tim to Beazer Homes. He possesses a strong track record of leadership and success in the Phoenix market, including extensive experience in land acquisition and development. We believe the Phoenix market is one of the most important and dynamic new home markets in the country and adding a seasoned executive like Tim underscores its importance to us."  Mr. Merrill continued, "I would like to thank Ken Dohrn for his leadership of our Phoenix Division for the past two and a half years, during which time we improved critical customer service metrics, enhanced our construction and safety practices and, importantly, regained divisional profitability. Ken has agreed to take a new position in California for us, as we work to strategically activate several of our larger assets currently held for future development."  Headquartered in Atlanta, Beazer Homes is one of the country’s 10 largest single-family homebuilders. The Company’s homes meet or exceed the benchmark for energy-efficient home construction as established by ENERGY STAR® and are designed with Choice Plans, which provide flexible floorplan options to meet the personal preferences and lifestyles of its buyers. In addition, the Company is committed to providing a range of preferred lender choices to facilitate transparent competition between lenders and enhanced customer service. The Company offers homes in 16 states, including Arizona, California, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Maryland, Nevada, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas and Virginia. Beazer Homes is listed on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol “BZH.” For more info visit, or check out Beazer on Facebook and Twitter.  Contact:  Beazer Homes USA, Inc. Carey Phelps, 770-829-3700 Director, Investor Relations & Corporate Communications