Ryland has operations in the following 28 markets throughout the country:
The company offers homes for starting buyers as low as $100,000 up to $700,000.
In 2005, Ryland built 16,673 homes at an average price of $278,000. The company had record revenues of $4.8 billion in 2005 and net earnings of $447 million.
The company was founded in 1967 when James P. Ryan leaves Ryan Homes to found The James P. Ryan Company in Columbia, Maryland. James P. Ryan calls his homes "Ryland Homes". That name was created when he saw a sign that said "Maryland". The "M" and the "A" on the sign were covered, and that combination of Ryan and Maryland seemed like a perfect name for his homes.
The company went public in 1971.
In 2000, Ryland relocates its Corporate Headquarters from Columbia, MD to Calabasas, CA.
Ryland offers a wide array of benefits to keep you healthy and planning for your future. Health coverage and 401(k) participation begins in the second month of employment. Ryland matches 100 percent of the first 6 percent of all employee 401(k) contributions. Additional benefits include a company-contributed employee stock purchase plan, gym membership reimbursement and tuition assistance for continuing education.
Other benefits include:
- Medical (Includes Prescription Drugs
and Vision Care)
- Tuition Reimbursement Program
Updated February 28, 2006