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 29, 2013): David Weekley Homes, the nation’s largest privately-held home builder, is helping to make the holidays brighter for those in need by collecting frozen turkeys and monetary donations, benefitting MUST Ministries of Atlanta.Read More
AUSTIN, TX (October 28, 2014): David Weekley Homes recently participated in The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s Light the Night Walk on Saturday, October 25, 2014, raising over $2,500 for the charity.Read More
Orlando, FL: David Weekley Homes, the nation’s largest privately-held builder, used social media to raise funds and awareness for local charity, A Gift For Teaching. At the end of the 45-day campaign, David Weekley Homes presented the non-profit organization with a check for $2,000, which translates into $20,000 worth of school supplies for area children and teachers.Read More
CHARLESTON, SC: David Weekley Homes is “backpack buddies” with thousands of children in South Carolina. Backpack Buddies is the Lowcountry Food Bank’s campaign aimed at the fight against weekend hunger, when students are not receiving their meals during the school week.Read More
Orlando, FL – David Weekley Homes, the nation’s largest privately-held home builder, is hosting its first-ever Turkey Drive to help feed those in need this holiday season through Second Harvest Food Bank of Central Florida.Read More
AUSTIN, TX (October 15, 2014): David Weekley Homes today announced limited opportunities remain in several Austin-area communities, including Arbor Place, Highland Horizon, Meridian, The Springs at Walnut Creek, Westside Preserve at Buttercup Creek and The Fairways Crystal Falls.Read More
JACKSONVILLE, FL: David Weekley Homes, the nation’s largest privately-held home builder, is helping to make the holidays brighter for those in need by collecting frozen turkeys and monetary donations, benefiting Farm ShareRead More
AUSTIN, TX: David Weekley Homes Dream Deal incentive, up to a $15,000 decorator allowance for homes sold in participating Austin-area communities, ends October 31, 2014.Read More
DALLAS, TX (October 14, 2014): The nation’s largest privately-held homebuilder will begin building in the master-planned community of Parkside in winter 2014. Located in Irving, Parkside will span more than 40 acres and feature the best in design, choice and service from David Weekley Homes.Read More
JACKSONVILLE, FL: David Weekley Homes today announced its new model home opening in the Jacksonville community of Crosswater at Pablo Bay. Built on a spacious 80-foot homesite, The Overlake boasts over 3,440 square feet and displays the best in Design, Choice and Service from David Weekley, a home builder with nearly four decades of experience.Read More
DALLAS, TX: The nation’s largest private homebuilder builds in America’s Best City to Live In, according to Money Magazine. McKinney, Texas ranked #1 on the magazine’s 2014 Best Places to Live list.Read More
AUSTIN, TX (October 8, 2014): David Weekley Homes announced the award-winning new home builder has five Showcase Homes under construction in the company’s Central Living division. The five homes can be found in the popular neighborhoods of Bouldin Creek, Brentwood and the up-and-coming east downtown area.Read More
HOUSTON, TX (October 7, 2014): David Weekley Homes announced today that the award-winning new home builder opened a new and final section in the Richmond, TX community of River’s Edge.Read More
JACKSONVILLE, FL (October 7, 2014): David Weekley Homes announced today the opening of the new home builder’s model home in Greenleaf Lakes, The Hildago. Located in the community’s 40-foot homesite section of Greenleaf Lakes at Nocatee, Weekley’s model is a two-story home with four bedrooms, three full baths, one half bath, second-floor retreat and a three-car garage.Read More
Charlotte, NC (October 7, 2014) – David Weekley Homes, the nation’s largest privately-held home builder, is hosting its Eighth Annual Turkey Drive to help feed those in need this holiday season through Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina.Read More
INDIANAPOLIS, IN (October 7, 2014): David Weekley Homes will begin building in the 1,700-acre master-planned community of Anson this winter. Located just 20 minutes from downtown Indianapolis in Whitestown, Anson will feature 31 stunning David Weekley homes on 40-, 48-, and 80-foot homesites.Read More
ATLANTA, GA (October 7, 2014): David Weekley Homes announced today that the award-winning home builder is now building new homes in the Fayetteville, GA community of The Canoe Club.Read More
CHARLESTON, SC: David Weekley Homes is offering the gift of savings during the Jingle Bucks event. Between October 1 and December 8, 2014, homebuyers can enjoy up to an $8,000 decorator allowance when they purchase a home in the Carnes Crossroads and Foxbank Plantation communities.Read More
DALLAS, TX: The nation’s largest privately-held home builder will be participating in the 2014 Kaleidoscope of Homes Show October 3-5; October 10-12; October 17-19; and October 24-26, 2014.Read More
David Weekley Homes announced today the award-winning new home builder is in its final stages of building in the Humble, TX community of Fall Creek – Fairway Crossing.Read More
David Weekley Homes currently conducts home building and sales activities in more than 420 communities in 23 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.