Over the last couple of weeks, KB Homes announced new projects in Aurora, Col., and Converse, Texas. In the San Antonio market (30 minutes from Converse), KB ranked third in 2013 with 684 closings. It currently has 25 communities currently selling. In Denver (30 minutes from Aurora), it ranked fifth in 2013 with 321 closings. 

KB plans to construct 119 new single-family homes at Iliff Commons in Aurora, which offers access to Interstate 70, 225, and E-470 . Here's more from KB:

Iliff Commons offers eleven one- and two-story floor plans that range in size from 1,384 to 2,651 square feet, and can include up to six bedrooms, two-and-a-half baths, and three-car garages. Priced from the high $200,000s, the open-floor layouts of the KB homes built in Iliff Commons give buyers the ability to design their home the way they want it, with a loft or den, spacious family-style kitchens, large walk-in closets in master bedrooms, and basement options.

In Converse, KB plans to open 115 single-family homes at its Windfield community, which sits near Loop 1604, IH-35, Loop 410 and IH-10.The thirteen one- and two-story floor plans available at Windfield range from 1,516 to 2,960 square feet, and can accommodate up to six bedrooms and three-and-a-half baths with two-car garages.