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.
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
ATLANTA, GA (September 29, 2015): Custom Classics by David Weekley Homes has opened a new model home, The Richwood, in the Suwanee community of The Reserve at Old Atlanta.Read More
Charlotte, NC (September 28, 2015): David Weekley Homes, the nation’s largest privately-held builder is proud to present nine homes during the 2015 Charlotte Parade of Homes. Hosted by the Home Builders Association of Charlotte, the Weekley Homes featured will include offerings from the mid $300s to $1 million+, across such areas as SouthPark, the Marvin area, Belmont, Harrisburg and more.Read More
AUSTIN, TX (September 24, 2015): David Weekley Homes is hosting a Grand Opening event in the Round Rock community of Forest Grove on Sunday, September 27, from 1-4 p.m. Guests can tour the new model home, The Brosnan, and enjoy ice cream, a food cart, a bounce house and a petting zoo.Read More
AUSTIN, TX (September 22, 2015): David Weekley Homes and Scott Felder Homes officially broke ground on Cypress Forest, a new community in Kyle located at the intersection of Center Street and Old Stage Coach Road.Read More
AUSTIN, TX (September 23, 2015): Central Living by David Weekley Homes is now building in Matthew’s Park, which is located in South Austin at William Cannon Drive and Manchaca Road.Read More
DALLAS, TX (September 22, 2015): Central Living by David Weekley Homes will soon begin building at The Heights at Oak Lawn. The builder’s single-family homes will offer rooftop deck options near downtown Dallas and Love Field.Read More
AUSTIN, TX (September 22, 2015): Central Living by David Weekley Homes is now selling low-maintenance homes in the Austin community of Springwoods Place, which is conveniently located east of Highway 183 on Anderson Mill Road. A total of 38 homes will be built, with the first units expected to be complete in early 2016.Read More
CHARLESTON, SC (September 21, 2015): David Weekley Homes hosted a Back to School Supply Drive benefiting Communities in Schools, a nationally-acclaimed dropout prevention program that surrounds students with a community of support, empowering them to stay in school and achieve in life.Read More
Orlando, FL (September 17, 2015): David Weekley Homes hosted a Back to School Supply Drive benefiting A Gift For Teaching, an organization that provides free school supplies to teachers for their students in need.Read More
AUSTIN, TX (September 17, 2015): David Weekley Homes hosted a Back to School Supply Drive benefiting Helping Hand Home for Children, an organization that helps severely abused children.Read More
Atlanta, GA (September 17, 2015): David Weekley Homes hosted a Back to School Supply Drive benefiting Smyrna Elementary School, which is located in the Cobb County School District.Read More
DENVER, CO (September 17, 2015): David Weekley Homes hosted a Back to School Supply Drive benefiting Child Rescue Foundation, an organization with a mission to establish outreach, referral programs and financial assistance to families who have been impacted by violence and transition.Read More
JACKSONVILLE, FL (September 17, 2015): David Weekley Homes hosted a Back to School Supply Drive benefiting INK! Investing in Kids, a support organization for the St. Johns County School District that leads the efforts to provide students and educators with programs and events to help each child succeed.Read More
PANAMA CITY, FL (September 17, 2015): David Weekley Homes hosted a Back to School Supply Drive benefiting Boys & Girls Clubs of Bay County, an organization that works with youth of all backgrounds to help them develop the qualities to become responsible citizens and leaders.Read More
CHICAGO, IL (September 17, 2015): David Weekley Homes hosted a Back to School Supply Drive benefiting the Walter & Connie Payton Foundation, an organization that helps abused, neglected and underprivileged children in the state of Illinois.Read More
DALLAS, TX (September 17, 2015): David Weekley Homes hosted a Back to School Supply Drive benefiting Community Partners of Dallas, a nonprofit organization dedicated to ensuring safety and restoring dignity and hope to abused and neglected children by providing resources and support to the caseworkers of Dallas County Child Protective Services.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.