The leading home builder in Utah for single family homes is Ivory Homes. The total value for Ivory Homes’ construction permits during the first half of 2007 was $120.7 million.The second ranked home builder, Richmond American Homes, posted nearly half of that value at only $66.7 million or 55% of Ivory Homes’ record. The third ranked builder, Fieldstone Homes, attained $52.3 million or 43% of the leading builder’s total home construction value. Ivory Homes has been the leading builder in Utah for the past 15 years and apparently will continue to lead for some time to come.Not only does Ivory Homes lead in total value, but they also lead in the number of home building permits. During the first six months of 2007, Ivory Homes obtained 500 building permits, nearly 200 more than the number two ranked builder--Richmond American Homes--with 308 permits. Fieldstone Homes acquired 239 building permits.The home builder with the highest average permit value and also having a minimum of 30 building permits is Rainey Homes.