About the SurveysThe PulteGroup Home Index (PGHI) surveys polled both renters and homeowners around the country to identify intentions as well as motivators and deterrents around the home buying process, sentiment toward the housing market, and housing trends and preferences. PulteGroup, Inc. worked with Russell Research to conduct the online surveys which were fielded throughout the year. Figures for gender, age, and geography were weighted where necessary to match their actual proportions in the population. More details about the methodology can be found in the individual research findings for each survey. About PulteGroup PulteGroup, Inc. (NYSE: PHM), based in Bloomfield Hills, Mich., is one of America's largest homebuilding companies with operations in approximately 60 markets throughout the country. Through its brand portfolio that includes Centex, Pulte Homes and Del Webb, the company is one of the industry's most versatile homebuilders able to meet the needs of multiple buyer groups and respond to changing consumer demand. PulteGroup conducts extensive research to provide homebuyers with innovative solutions and new homes designed for the way people actually live today. As the most awarded homebuilder in customer satisfaction, PulteGroup brands have consistently ranked among top homebuilders in third-party customer satisfaction studies. For more information about PulteGroup, Inc. and PulteGroup brands, go to pultegroupinc.com; www.pulte.com; www.centex.com; www.delwebb.com. SOURCE PulteGroup, Inc.