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KB Home Reviews in Oakland Alameda, CA

What Oakland Alameda Homeowners Have to Say About KB Home.

Read all 52 verified reviews from homeowners that built a new home with KB Home in the Oakland Alameda area. Oakland Alameda homeowners have rated KB Home an average 4.4 stars for the quality of their new homes and their commitment to customer service. You can read all of KB Home's reviews, to learn why their homeowners loved working with them, and why you should partner with them build your dream home.

KB Home

has 4.4 out of 5 stars in Oakland-Alameda Area

52 Reviews in Oakland-Alameda Area

Ratings by Category

Overall 4.4

Quality 4.2

Trustworthiness 4.5

Value 4.4

Responsiveness 4.5

Customer Reviews

Horrible customer service

  • Kayla T.
  • Verified HomeBuyer
  • February 08, 2022
  • Oakley, CA

First time home buyer here and we were duped. Had multiple construction issues (wrong windows, plumbing issues, foundation not level, flooring issues, doorknobs falling off, cracked windows, windows off track) all in the first week of moving in. Customer service rep told us we were being unreasonable and then superintendent took over customer service and supervising construction. Horrible idea. You have to email and call and chase to get anyone to acknowledge your issues. Then you have to allow the same people who messed it up the first time to come back and mess it up again. Will never ...

Total Score 1

Quality 1

Trustworthiness 1

Value 2

Responsiveness 2

Customer Service is HORRiBLE

  • Shantel J.
  • Verified HomeBuyer
  • January 25, 2021
  • Oakley, CA

The services I received was extremely unacceptable. Mistakes continued to happen not on my end but the sales office and design center. And everyone is extremely slow at handling issues. I have had to write several emails and make several phone calls for issues that are still not resolved. No one takes responsibility for the mistakes made and you bounced around. I would say if have a choice to pick a builder do not pick KB homes. I was also manipulated in giving a first good review that all of my homes issues would be resolved. After my review never heard from anyone again.

KB Home responded:
Hi Shantel, I’m sorry that you’re disappointed with your experience. We would love to have somebody contact you regarding any concerns. Please email us at and we will ensure a representative reaches out to you as soon as possible. -Nick

Total Score 1

Quality 1

Trustworthiness 1

Value 1

Responsiveness 1