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):||December 15, 2008|
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 7.01 Regulation FD Disclosure.
The information set forth in the press release issued by Avatar Holdings Inc. on December 15, 2008, reporting on action by the Board of Directors on December 12, 2008, attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1, is incorporated herein by reference.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
Exhibit No. Description
99.1 Press Release Dated December 15, 2008
The information in this report, including the exhibit hereto, shall not be deemed to be "filed" for the purposes of Section 18 of the Securities and Exchange Act of 1934, or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that Section. The information in this report, including the exhibit hereto, shall not be incorporated by reference into any filing of the registrant with the SEC, whether made before or after the date hereof, regardless of any general incorporation language in such filings (unless the registrant specifically states that the information or exhibit in this particular report is incorporated by reference).
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.|
|December 15, 2008||By:||
Juanita I. Kerrigan
|Name: Juanita I. Kerrigan|
|Title: Vice President and Secretary|
|Press Release Dated December 15, 2008|