“There is no better time to purchase a solar system than when the home is being built,” said Matt Brost, director of sales at SunPower. “Savvy homebuyers today understand the return on investment that a high-quality, solar-powered new home delivers. Solar is a great complement to the energy-efficient features KB Home offers, particularly in sunny Arizona.”KB homeowners will be able to watch in real-time as their solar panels work to lower their home’s energy usage with a Wiser™ home management system, a ‘smart home’ technology that KB Home includes in all of its new homes to help homeowners track their energy consumption. The standard system can be enhanced with additional technology that gives homeowners the power to control their home’s lighting, thermostat and security functions with the click of a button. All KB homes are designed with state-of-the-art energy- and water-conserving features that make them some of the most efficient available today. Features like programmable thermostats, low-E windows and WaterSense labeled faucets and fixtures all contribute to the award-winning energy and water performance KB Home is proud to provide its customers. More information about KB Home’s sustainability initiatives and Arizona communities is available online at www.kbhome.com or by calling 888-KB-HOMES. About KB Home KB Home is one of the largest and most recognized homebuilding companies in the United States. Since its founding in 1957, the company has built more than half a million quality homes. KB Home's signature Built to Order™ approach lets each buyer customize their new home from lot location to floor plan and design features. As a leader in utilizing state-of-the-art sustainable building practices, all KB homes are highly energy efficient and meet strict ENERGY STAR® guidelines. This helps to lower monthly utility costs for homeowners, which the company demonstrates with its proprietary KB Home Energy Performance Guide® (EPG®). KB Home has been named both an ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year Sustained Excellence Award winner and WaterSense® Partner of the Year for three consecutive years by the EPA. Los Angeles-based KB Home was the first homebuilder listed on the New York Stock Exchange, and trades under the ticker symbol "KBH." For more information about KB Home's new home communities, call 888-KB-HOMES or visit www.kbhome.com.