Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 OR 15(d) of The Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report: June 11, 2018
(Date of earliest event reported) 
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
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                                               10990 Wilshire Boulevard, Los Angeles, California
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Item 5.02 Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.

(c)    Appointment of Principal Operating Officer. On June 11, 2018, KB Home announced the appointment of Matthew W. Mandino, 53, as executive vice president and chief operating officer, effective as of June 1, 2018. Since 2016, Mr. Mandino has served as the regional president of KB Home’s Colorado, Las Vegas and Arizona operations. From 2011 to 2016, Mr. Mandino served as the president of KB Home’s Colorado division.
As executive vice president and chief operating officer, Mr. Mandino will be entitled to the following compensatory arrangements: an initial base salary of $750,000 per year; eligible to participate in the annual incentive program for executive officers, on a pro-rated basis for the 2018 fiscal year; eligible to receive long-term incentive awards, to be made with annual grants to other employees later in the year, with a target value of approximately $1,750,000; and eligible to participate in KB Home’s executive benefits and life insurance programs. For descriptions and copies of the above-referenced plans and programs, please refer to KB Home’s most recent annual report on Form 10-K and most recent proxy statement. Mr. Mandino will also be reimbursed for certain relocation expenses pursuant to KB Home’s relocation policy.
Other than as described herein, there are no arrangements or understandings between Mr. Mandino and any other person pursuant to which he was appointed as executive vice president and chief operating officer.  Mr. Mandino does not have any family relationship with any director or other executive officer of KB Home or any person nominated or chosen by KB Home to become a director or executive officer. There are no transactions in which Mr. Mandino has an interest requiring disclosure under Item 404(a) of Regulation S-K currently contemplated or since the beginning of the last fiscal year.
A copy of the press release announcing Mr. Mandino’s appointment is attached as Exhibit 99.1 to this report and is incorporated herein.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
(d) Exhibits.

Exhibit No.

Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.

Date: June 11, 2018
KB Home
/s/ William A. (Tony) Richelieu
William A. (Tony) Richelieu
Vice President, Corporate Secretary
and Associate General Counsel