David Weekley Homes began in 1976 in Houston, Texas, and has grown to become the largest privately-held home builder in America. We're passionate about our Customers, building exceptional homes, our fellow Team Members and the communities in which we live and work.
(Cypress, TX – Feb. 25, 2012) - Bridgeland has begun the year with additions to its awards cabinet, including both local and national recognition. The Greater Houston Builders Association (GHBA) named Bridgeland Developer of the Year 2011 during its 71st Anniversary Extravaganza held recently.Read More
(Cypress, TX – Jan. 25, 2012) Bridgeland is going green in a big way. The master-planned community is planting more than 250,000 tree seedlings on a 1,300-acre parcel of undeveloped land as part of an ongoing tree farm operation. Eventually, nearly 700,000 trees will be planted.Read More
(Cypress, TX – Jan. 17, 2012) The master-planned community of Bridgeland is expanding its array of amenities, with a new park and sprayground starting construction the first quarter of 2012.Read More
Cypress-Fairbanks Independent School District trustees recently approved an opening date of 2013 for Elementary No. 53, to be constructed on a 14.5-acre parcel of land located in Bridgeland’s community of The Cove overlooking Cypress Lake.Read More
CYPRESS, TX – December 6, 2011 – Bridgeland is one of five developments across the nation named Community of the Year in The Nationals 2012 Silver Awards.Read More
Huffines Launches New Dallas Master Planned CommunityRead More
Today, David Weekley Homes, the nation’s third largest privately held home builder, announces its partnership with luxury home builder T.W. Lewis in Phoenix.Read More
David Weekley Homes and T.W. Lewis Join Forces in Phoenix Today, David Weekley Homes, the nation’s third largest privately held home builder, announces its partnership with luxury home builder T.W. Lewis in Phoenix.Read More
David Weekley Homes, the nation’s second largest privately held home builder, announces its entrance into the Indianapolis market. This marks the first entry into the Central Indiana market for David Weekley Homes.Read More
HOUSTON, TX (March 23, 2001) - DAVID WEEKLEY "HAMMERS" OUT DETAILS OF HOME BUYING. Leading Homebuilder Offers Personal Experiences and Advice to Ease Home Buying ProcessRead More
Summerwood Named One Of Nation’s Top 20 Selling CommunitiesRead More
Houston, TX – David Weekley Homes announces the grand opening of a new model home in the Katy, Texas community of Cinco Ranch. The new model is part of Weekley’s Custom Classics™ collection of homes and available for viewing in Cinco Ranch’s new Model Park, located off FM 1463 at Roesner Road.Read More
David Weekley Homes is proud to announce that Katy ISD received a five-star FAST rating for 2010! As a leader in high academic achievement via cost-effective operations, Katy ISD is only one of 43 districts to receive the maximum five-star rating under the Financial Allocation Study for Texas (FAST), out of 1,235 public school districts and charter schools in Texas.Read More
Eagle Springs Named One Of Nation’s Top 20 Selling CommunitiesRead More
David Weekley Homes is proud to announce that Telfair has something new to offer its residents – Telfair Central Hall! Located next to the Houston Museum of Natural Science at Sugar Land, Telfair Central Hall offers the perfect location for kids, and kids at heart to learn and play. David Weekley Homes is excited for this new addition, as it gives residents another reason to call Telfair home.Read More
David Weekley Homes is proud to announce that Seven Lakes High School has been ranked among the top 3% of public high school in the nation, according to the 2010 “America’s Best High School” report by Newsweek Magazine.Read More
Telfair, a 2,018-acre master-planned community in Sugar Land, has won the 2010 Houston’s Best “Community of the Year” award from the Greater Houston Builders Association.Read More
David Weekley Homes is proud to announce that Cinco Ranch High School and Seven Lakes High School have been ranked among the top 3% of public high school in the nation, according to the 2010 “America’s Best High School” report by Newsweek Magazine.Read More
David Weekley Homes currently conducts home building and sales activities in more than 420 communities in 23 markets across the nation. Each city is led by an area president or division president responsible for selecting preliminary sites in new communities, monitoring lot completion, planning the home building schedule, obtaining all necessary permits and constructing, selling and closing the sale.
* J.D. Power and Associates 2003 New Home Builder Customer Satisfaction Study. Study based on responses from 71,312 buyers of newly constructed homes in 21 of the largest U.S. markets. Austin market covers:Bastrop, Hays, Travis and Williamson counties.www.jdpower.com
** J.D. Power and Associates 2002 New Home Builder Customer Satisfaction Study. Study based on responses from 56,193 buyers of newly constructed homes in 16 of the largest U.S. markets. Tampa Bay market covers: Hernando, Hillsborough, Manatec, Pasco, Pinellas and Sarasota counties.www.jdpower.com
***J.D. Power and Associates 2000 New Home Builder Customer Satisfaction Study. Study based on responses from 25,477 buyers of newly constructed homes in six of the largest U.S. markets. Dallas market covers Collin, Dallas, Denton and Tarrant Counties. www.jdpower.com
David Weekley founded David Weekley Homes in 1976 at the age of 23, and now serves as the chairman of the largest, privately-owned home builder in America.
David Weekley Homes was the first homebuilder in history to win the "Triple Crown of American Homebuilding," which incorporates the following three awards:
In 1999, BUILDER awarded Weekley the "Hearthstone Builder Lifetime Public Service Award." In 1998 and 1986 he was named "Builder of the Year" by the Greater Houston Builders Association (GHBA).
Currently, Weekley serves on the board of directors for St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital. Additionally, he serves on the board of trustees of The Kinkaid School, former board President and current board member of the Greater Houston Community Foundation, as well as the executive committee of the Sam Houston Area Council of Boy Scouts of America. He has served as chairman of the Steering Committee of the Metro Houston Young Life and chairman of the Sam Houston Area Council of Boy Scouts of America, president of the GHBA and the Young Presidents Organization and executive board member of Houston's Star of Hope.
He authored a book on home buying, How to Buy a Home Without Getting Hammered.
Weekley holds degrees in economics and geology from Trinity University in San Antonio, Texas.
John Johnson, Chief Executive Officer, has been with the company since 1990. One of Johnson's most notable achievements has been the introduction of the company's Commitment to Excellence program. Highly praised, this program has brought David Weekley Homes to the status of a world-class home builder. During Johnson's tenure the company has:
With an eye on growth and furthering the company's Commitment to Excellence, Johnson has been instrumental in David Weekley Homes' expansion into 15 of its 18 markets and has been a guiding force behind its introduction of new product lines.
Johnson holds a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Houston.