PulteGroup, Inc (Pulte Homes) is a homebuilding company founded in 1950 by Bill Pulte in Oakland County, Michigan. It is now based in Buckhead, Atlanta, Georgia. The Company acquires land, constructs houses and sells it to homebuyers. The Company has approximately 620 active communities. Where the Company develops land, it engages in various phases of the development process, including land and site planning; obtaining environmental and other regulatory approvals, and constructing roads, sewers, water and drainage facilities, and community amenities, such as parks, pools and clubhouses.