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.
ATLANTA, GA (October 22, 2015): David Weekley Homes is excited to announce that Broadview Place has been selected as the name for the new Buckhead community, which will be located near the intersection of Lindbergh Drive and Piedmont Road.Read More
CHICAGO, IL (October 21, 2015): David Weekley Homes broke ground on its first model home in the Chicago-area community of The Reserve at Barrington.Read More
AUSTIN, TX (October 21, 2015): David Weekley Homes, the nation’s largest private homebuilder, is building new, energy-efficient homes on the east side of Austin. To date, six homes have been completed and several more are under construction and will be ready before the end of the year.Read More
ATLANTA, GA (October 20, 2015): David Weekley Homes has four homes that will be ready before the end of the year in the community of Vinings Brooke, which is located on the south side of historic Cobb County.Read More
Hilton Head, SC (October 19, 2015): David Weekley Homes is proud to add seven more awards to its long list of accomplishments from the 2015 LightHouse Awards held this past weekend, including two homes that picked up three awards each.Read More
Hilton Head, SC (October 20, 2015): David Weekley Homes is partnering with Hampton Lake to host a grand opening event for the community’s newest section, The Sanctuary. The ribbon cutting event will be held on October 22 and will feature the Hilton Head Chamber of Commerce, and Bluffton Mayor Lisa Sulka, and accompanied by light food and beverages.Read More
AUSTIN, TX (October 20, 2015): Only five David Weekley homes are available in the community of Belterra, which is located west of Austin.Read More
Orlando, FL (October 15, 2015): Two new models are now underway in the David Weekley Homes community of Preserve of Oviedo on the Park. The nation’s largest privately-held builder has begun construction model homes from the Carriage and Garden Series, showcasing both the alley- and front-load homes available in this Oviedo community.Read More
Charlotte, NC (October 14, 2015): David Weekley Homes is proud to add two more homes to its prestigious list of award-winning floor plans after collecting two awards from the 2015 Charlotte Parade of Homes.Read More
ATLANTA, GA (October 13, 2015): Central Living by David Weekley Homes has three-story single-family homes available in Smyrna’s newest community of Village of Belmont, which includes more than 50,000 square feet retail shops, restaurants and professional offices within the community.Read More
AUSTIN, TX (October 13, 2015): Final days remain for homebuyers in Austin to receive $3,500 in incentives with the Holiday Gift offer from David Weekley Homes.Read More
HOUSTON, TX (October 7, 2015): With a limited number of homes remaining in the Katy community of Cinco Ranch, David Weekley Homes is offering a $30,000 decorator allowance to homebuyers when they purchase a home in Ashfield Gardens 55’ or Ashfield Gardens 65’.Read More
Charlotte, NC (October 7, 2015): David Weekley Homes, the nation’s largest privately-held home builder, is hosting a pop-up art show at one of its newest model homes in Charlotte, The Plaza. Featuring the builder’s Custom Classics™ line of high-end homes, prices for this SouthPark community start from the $760s.Read More
Charlotte, NC (October 6, 2015): David Weekley Homes, the nation’s largest privately-held home builder, has opened its newest model home in Charlotte, The Richwood. Featuring the builder’s Custom Classics™ line of high-end homes, prices for this Marvin-area community start from the $650s.Read More
INDIANAPOLIS, IN (October 5, 2015): David Weekley announces the grand opening of The Residences at Lawrence Village at the Fort. Homebuyers will enjoy a master-planned community of two-story single-family homes priced from the $200s.Read More
RALEIGH, NC (October 1, 2015): David Weekley Homes will have four entries in the Wake, Durham, Orange and Chatham Counties Parade of Homes competition October 3-4; October 9-11; and October 16-18, 2015.Read More
SAN ANTONIO, TX (October 1, 2015): David Weekley’s new Central Living model home is now open at The Gardens at Urban Crest. The Crockett floor plan offers three bedrooms, three full baths, one half bath and a two-car garage. The three story home boasts more than 2,300 square feet of living space and features a balcony on the second level.Read More
DENVER, CO (October 1, 2015): Central Living by David Weekley Homes is hosting a grand opening event in the Lakewood community of Villas at Belmar on Saturday, October 10, from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. Guests can tour the new three-story townhome model, The Belmar, enjoy food from Corner of Gourmet food truck and enter a raffle for a chance to win fun prizes.Read More
HOUSTON, TX (September 30, 2015): David Weekley Homes recently ranked 14th on the “100 Best Workplaces for Women” list, released by FORTUNE magazine and Great Place to Work®. This list, which is derived from the “100 Best Companies to Work For” list, uses survey results from women at more than 600 companies to disclose how they rate their workplace.Read More
Houston, TX (September 29, 2015): David Weekley Homes, the nation’s largest privately-held builder, has opened The Stoneyfield, a new model home in Buffalo Manor. Located in Braeswood Place, Buffalo Manor features 18 three-story, single-family homes within a private, gated community. Prices start from the $440s.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.