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.
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
All schools serving David Weekley Homes in the master-planned community Cinco Ranch have earned the highest possible rating in the 2010 Accountability Ratings just released by the Texas Education Agency.Read More
Eagle Springs schools fared very well in the new 2010 Accountability Ratings just released by the Texas Education Agency.Read More
David Weekley Homes is proud to announce that Kempner High School has been ranked among the top 4% of public high schools in the nation, according to the 2010 “America’s Best High School” report by Newsweek Magazine.Read More
David Weekley Homes is proud to announce that Katy High School has been ranked in the top 5% of public high schools in the nation, according to the 2010 “America’s Best High School” report by Newsweek Magazine. Katy High School ranked 1,387, which put it among the top 5% in the nation!Read More
Summerwood schools fared very well in the new 2010 Accountability Ratings just released by the Texas Education Agency.Read More
Four Fort Bend ISD schools attended by students living in Telfair have received Exemplary ratings from the Texas Education Agency, which just released its 2010 Accountability Ratings.Read More
David Weekley Homes is proud to announce that Newland Communities, the developer of Telfair, Cinco Ranch and Eagle Springs, was recently named the “Developer of the Year” by BUILDER AND DEVELOPER magazine.Read More
(HOUSTON) August 27, 2009 - COMPANIES WHO EXHIBIT TREMENDOUS QUALITY AND SERVICE RECEIVE THE “PARTNERS IN CHOICE AWARD”Read More
In 2009, Cinco Ranch saw a 15% jump in new home sales. This 7,600-acre master-planned community in Katy is the new place to be for those looking to relocate and move-up homebuyers alike.Read More
(HOUSTON) August 4, 2008 - THE “PARTNERS OF CHOICE AWARD” IS GIVEN TO SUPPLIERS WHO WILL SETTLE FOR NOTHING LESS THAN EXEMPLARY QUALITY AND SERVICERead More
WHEN YOUR FOCUS IS ON MAKING A DIFFERENCE, THE REST JUST SEEMS TO FALL INTO PLACERead More
HOUSTON (January 22, 2008)—FORTUNE announced today that David Weekley Homes has been ranked #17 on the 11th annual “100 Best Companies to Work For” list. The full list and related stories appear in the February 4 issue of FORTUNE, available on newsstands January 28 and at www.fortune.com on January 22.Read More
Houston, TX (March, 2007) - DAVID WEEKLEY HOMES NAMED GREAT PLACE TO WORK® AWARD RECIPIENT - To Be Honored at the Great Place To Work® Conference Los Angeles, CA April 18-20, 2007Read More
Houston, TX (February 27, 2007) - DAVID WEEKLEY HOMES RANKS #26 IN TRAINING MAGAZINE’S TOP 125Read More
Houston, TX (January 15th, 2007) - NATIONAL BUILDER EXPANDS OPERATIONS INTO FLORIDA PANHANDLE - David Weekley Homes Opens its Doors to Customers in TallahasseeRead More
Houston, TX (January 8th, 2007) - DAVID WEEKLEY HOMES MAKES FORTUNE LIST - Only Home Builder Recognized Six TimesRead 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.