SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
|Date of Report (Date of Earliest Event Reported):||July 26, 2007|
Avatar Holdings Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
|of incorporation)||File Number)||Identification No.)|
|201 Alhambra Circle, Coral Gables, Florida||33134|
(Address of principal executive offices)
|Registrants telephone number, including area code:||1-305-442-7000|
Former name or former address, if changed since last report
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Item 5.02 Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.
On July 26, 2007, Charles L. McNairy, an Executive Vice President and the Treasurer of Avatar Holdings Inc. (the "Company"), notified the Company that he will retire at the close of business on August 3, 2007, for health reasons. The Company entered into an Amendment (the "Amendment"), dated July 26, 2007, to the Restricted Stock Unit Agreement dated July 22, 2004 (the "RSU Agreement"), between the Company and Mr. McNairy. The Amendment provides that on August 3, 2007, the 12,500 RSUs previously granted to Mr. McNairy will vest in full and convert into 12,500 shares of the Company's Common Stock. But for the Amendment, Mr. McNairy would receive 8,958 shares under the RSU Agreement.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
|Avatar Holdings Inc.|
|July 31, 2007||By:||
Juanita I. Kerrigan
|Name: Juanita I. Kerrigan|
|Title: Vice President and Secretary|