Job Description



D.R. Horton, Inc., the largest homebuilder in the U.S., was founded in 1978 and is a publicly traded company on the New York Stock Exchange. It is engaged in the construction and sale of high quality homes designed principally for the entry-level and first time move-up markets. The Company also provides mortgage financing and title services for homebuyers through its mortgage and title subsidiaries.  Please visit our website at for more information.

DHI Communities is a multifamily development division of D.R. Horton, Inc.


DHI Communities is currently looking for a Multifamily-Paralegal. The right candidate will provide support to the Multifamily and Build-to-Rent acquisition, development, and disposition operations by undertaking typical paralegal tasks and through interaction with executive leadership, in-house legal counsel, and regional operations personnel.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Request and review title and survey for acquisition and disposition activity

  • Review draft purchase and sale contracts from outside legal counsel

  • Manage due diligence process and checklist updates

  • Prepare and submit land acquisition packages for corporate review and approval

  • Prepare and submit Notice of Suitability (NOS) packages for corporate review and approval

  • Prepare and update weekly contract status report

  • Perform file management

  • Support Development personnel in project management activities

  • Organize and maintain correspondence

  • Maintain seller/broker/owner contact files

  • Prepare monthly, quarterly, and annual acquisition/disposition reports

  • Manage archives and file storage

  • Conducts all business in a professional and ethical manner to serve customers and increase the goodwill and profit of the company

  • Ability to work overtime





Required Qualifications

  •  Associate degree or equivalent from two-year college or technical school

  • Two years of paralegal or related experience required

  • Strong organizational skills

  • Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written oral form or via DRH applications

  • Proficiency with MS Office and email

  • Ability to sit for majority of 8-hour workday; use hands and fingers to handle or feel; reach with hands and arms; talk and hear.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and peripheral vision

  • The noise level is generally moderate


Preferred Qualifications

  •  Experience in commercial real estate transactions preferred


Come join a winning team with a Fortune 500 company! We are growing fast and are looking for enthusiastic attitudes and team players to join our success. We offer an excellent benefits package including:


  • Medical, Vision and Dental

  • 401(K)

  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan

  • Flex Spending Accounts

  • Life Insurance

  • Vacation, Sick, Personal Time and Company Holidays


Build YOUR future with D.R. Horton, America’s Builder.



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: Legal 

Primary Location

: TX-Arlington 


: MultiFamily / Communities 


: Full-time 

Job Posting

: Jul 10, 2024, 5:00:00 AM 


0 - 0 USD

Yearly based



Job Overview
Job Posted:
1 week ago
Job Expires:
4w 2d
Job Type
Full Time

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