Weekley To Build In Celebration, Florida
by David Weekley Homes
HOUSTON, TX (October 9, 2012): David Weekley Homes, the nation’s third-largest privately held home builder, is once again building new homes in the master-planned community of Celebration, Florida. Weekley is developing 261 home sites on 39 acres in what will be Celebration’s newest community, Spring Lake at Celebration.
“What attracted us to Celebration is the community’s stellar reputation and commitment to quality,” David Weekley, chairman of David Weekley Homes, said. “As a company, we there are proud of our goals of unmatched customer service and experience. We’re excited to be building our award-winning homes in Celebration again.”
Weekley will be offering four distinct products in Spring Lake at Celebration: Townhomes (1,600 – 1,800 square feet); Villas (1,900 – 2,100 square feet); Bungalows (1,700 – 2,300 square feet); and Gardens (2,000 – 2,700 square feet). Prices range from the mid $200s to over $400. Spring Lake will start selling homes in the second quarter of 2013 and will offer multiple model homes to showcase these different product lines. All homes will offer the Environments For Living® Gold Level Program heating and cooling energy usage guarantee, resulting in significant energy savings.
Originally developed by The Celebration Company, a subsidiary of the Walt Disney Company, Celebration is located in Osceola County, Florida, near Walt Disney World Resort®. David Weekley Homes initially entered the community in 1996 and was the first home builder selected for the new community. Weekley built 800 homes in Celebration from 1996 to 2005.
About David Weekley Homes
David Weekley Homes, founded in 1976, is headquartered in Houston and operates in 16 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