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.
Charlotte, NC (February 11, 2016): David Weekley Homes is opening for sales on February 13 in the South Charlotte, mixed-use community of Waverly. Featuring homes from the builder’s Executive and Village Collections, interested buyers can set an appointment with sales consultant Lance Branham to visit David Weekley Homes in Waverly by contacting 800-393-9968.Read More
Denver, CO (February 11, 2016): David Weekley Homes is coming soon to the master-planned community of Inspiration. Located in Northeast Douglas County, the nation’s largest privately-held home builder will build 66 homes on 75- and 105-foot homesites, with some featuring expansive views of the Front Range and Black Forest. The one- and two-story homes will range in size from about 2,600 to 4,000 square feet with some offering main floor owner’s retreats.Read More
SALT LAKE CITY, UT (January 22, 2016): David Weekley Homes recently broke ground on Deer Run Preserve, a new community located on East Highland Drive in Draper City.Read More
Charlotte, NC (January 21, 2016): David Weekley Homes, the nation’s largest privately-held builder, has been Building Dreams, Enhancing Lives in Charlotte since 1996 – and 40 years nationwide – and is celebrating this milestone by offering customers the choice between: a $20,000 home discount off select move-in ready showcase homes or 20 percent off decorator selections when they build from the ground up.Read More
Charlotte, NC (January 20, 2016): David Weekley Homes, the nation’s largest privately-held home builder, has completed construction on two homes ready for immediate move-in in the upscale community of Avignon. Located in the shadows of Phillips Place in SouthPark, Avignon will feature 15 single-family homes and 18 townhomes.Read More
Tampa, FL (January 20, 2016): David Weekley Homes, the nation’s largest privately-held builder, is excited to announce its launch into the active adult market with Encore by David Weekley Homes at FishHawk Ranch, a Newland Community. Located in master-planned FishHawk Ranch southeast of Tampa in Lithia, FL, the age-restricted Encore features one-story homes and The Oasis, a 5,000-square foot amenity center developed by Weekley Homes. Encore is the first age-qualified community for the builder.Read More
JACKSONVILLE, FL (January 20, 2015): David Weekley Homes recently partnered with The Blood Alliance in Jacksonville to host a blood drive. The company hosted a drive each quarter of 2015, with yearly totals amounting to 56 units – enough to save 168 lives.Read More
Raleigh, NC (January 19, 2016): David Weekley Homes, the nation’s largest privately-held builder, has been Building Dreams, Enhancing Lives since 1976, and is celebrating its 40th anniversary by offering 40 percent off structural and decorator options in three of their Raleigh-area communities: Briar Chapel, Dunhill and Montclair.Read More
Charlotte, NC (January 15, 2016): Custom Classics by David Weekley Homes is now open for sales in the high-end community of Melody Woods. Nestled in Myers Park and close to Freedom Park, this enclave will feature eight English cottage-style homes, with five being built by David Weekley Homes and three by Pace Development Group.Read More
Austin, TX (January 12, 2015): David Weekley Homes, the nation’s largest privately-held home builder, is proud to announce the promotions of Dave Mire and Chad Durham to Division Presidents.Read More
MINNEAPOLIS/ST. PAUL, MN (January 12, 2016) – David Weekley homes are now for sale in the builder’s first Minneapolis/St. Paul community, The Cove on Lake Minnetonka. Weekley also announced the grand opening of its first model home in the new community, The Daphne Rose.Read More
Houston, TX (January 7, 2016): A fully-furnished, 2,400-square foot model home is now open for daily tours in the Central Living by David Weekley Homes community, Reserve at Washington. Located in the popular area of Timber Grove, Reserve at Washington offers seven new floor plans, with prices starting from the $430s.Read More
DENVER, CO (December 30, 2015): The David Weekley Homes Denver Team made the holidays a little brighter for families in the area by partnering with the Denver Rescue Mission and Children’s Hospital Colorado. As part of the company’s CARE program, Team Members donated items to help those in need.Read More
Houston, TX (December 30, 2015): David Weekley Homes, the nation’s largest privately-held home builder has achieved another incredible milestone in the company’s history with their 80,000th home closing, and in the city where the company was founded 40 years ago: Houston.Read More
AUSTIN, TX (December 29, 2015): David Weekley Homes celebrated its first new homeowners in Forest Grove with a red carpet welcome that included a special dessert. David Weekley Team Members also surprised Marlo and Bryan Youde with a special gift in honor of their interest in bird watching.Read More
Tampa, FL (December 29, 2015): Three new model homes are now open in the Hines and David Weekley Homes community of Asturia. Located northwest of Tampa in Odessa, Asturia features homes from the builder’s Cottage, Garden, Lake, Manor and Park Series homes.Read More
DENVER, CO (December 16, 2015): David Weekley Homes is now selling row homes in the Denver community of Stapleton South End, with plans for a new model home to open in early 2016.Read More
DALLAS, TX (December 15, 2015): David Weekley Homes hosted a company-wide Thanksgiving Drive and collected more than 100,000 pounds of turkey and nonperishable items.Read More
Houston, TX (December 9, 2015): Central Living by David Weekley Homes, the nation’s largest privately-held builder, is proud to announce another addition to its Spring Branch offerings with a new community coming soon: Sanctuary at Valley Oaks.Read More
David Weekley Homes currently conducts home building and sales activities in more than 420 communities in 20 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.