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This article is about the construction company. For the region, see Central Texas.
Industry Residential construction
Founded 1950
Headquarters Dallas, TX, United States
Key people
Tim Eller, Chairman, CEO, & President
Revenue Increase$8.276 billion USD (2008)
Decrease-$2.875 billion USD (2008)
Decrease-$2.657 billion USD (2008)
Number of employees
6,530 (2008)
Parent Pulte Homes
Website http://www.centex.com

Centex Corporation was a home builder founded and headquartered in Dallas, Texas.[1] The company was acquired by rival Pulte Homes in 2009 for 1.6 billion dollars.[2]

The builder was bought put by Pulte in 2009 and is now part of a larger company called the Pulte Group. The larger company consists of Pulte Homes, Centex Homes, Del Webb Homes, and DiVosta Luxury Communities.


  • Centex Destination Properties
  • Centex Homes
  • Centex Insurance
  • Centex Title
  • CTX Mortgage
  • Fox & Jacobs Homes


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