THE WOODLANDS, Texas, April 04, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- LGI Homes, Inc. (Nasdaq:LGIH) today announced 599 homes closed in March 2018, up from 365 home closings in March 2017, representing year-over-year growth of 64.1%. The Company ended the first quarter of 2018 with 1,244 home closings, a 63.5% increase over 761 home closings during the first quarter of 2017.

As of the end of March 2018, the Company had 79 active selling communities.

About LGI Homes, Inc.

Headquartered in The Woodlands, Texas, LGI Homes, Inc. engages in the design, construction and sale of homes in Texas, Arizona, Florida, Georgia, New Mexico, Colorado, North Carolina, South Carolina, Washington, Tennessee, Minnesota and Oklahoma. The Company has a notable legacy of more than 15 years of homebuilding operations, over which time it has closed over 23,000 homes. For more information about the Company and its new home developments please visit the Company's website at 

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