ATLANTA, GA (November 13, 2013): David Weekley Homes was recently awarded three gold OBIE awards for homes within two price range categories, and for Best Sales Center Model Home Sales Office.
In the category of a single-family builder, building 1 to 50 detached homes per year in the price range of $200,000 to $289,999, David Weekley Homes won a gold OBIE for The Gilchrist in Rockford Commons, located in Marietta. Also featured as a model home in the community, The Gilchrist is an inviting cottage featuring an oversized Owner's Retreat, hardwood floors throughout, a spa-like owner's bath and an open-concept kitchen, family and breakfast area.
In the price range of $500,000 to $574,999, David Weekley Homes was awarded with a gold OBIE for The Walling, a showcase home in Marietta's Walnut Grove. With a spacious and inviting floor plan, this home features an open-concept kitchen, family room and breakfast area complete with a bay window. Homebuyers interested in this award-winning home have three opportunities to purchase a showcase home featuring The Walling floor plan in Walnut Grove.
David Weekley Homes also received a gold OBIE award for the Best Sales Center Model Home Sales Office for The Briarcrest, located in Canton's Hickory Flat community. Created to enhance the homebuyer experience, David Weekley Homes' sales office designs incorporate touch-screen kiosks where customers can navigate community information and move-in ready homes. Browsers can also calculate mortgage figures and print floor plan-specific brochures.
David Weekley Homes currently builds homes in six Atlanta-area communities, including three in Marietta and one each in Cumming, Canton and Woodstock. The builder also has two highly anticipated coming soon communities in Smyrna: Parks Edge and Medlin Park.
David Weekley Homes, founded in 1976, is headquartered in Houston and operates in 17 cities across the United States. David Weekley Homes was the first builder in the United States to be awarded the Triple Crown of American Home Building, an honor which includes “America’s Best Builder,” “Builder of the Year,” and the “National Housing Quality Award.” Weekley has also appeared seven times on FORTUNE® Magazine’s coveted “100 Best Companies to Work For” list. Since inception, David Weekley Homes has closed more than 70,000 homes. For more information about David Weekley Homes, visit the company’s web site at www.davidweekleyhomes.com