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.
HOUSTON, TX (September 9, 2015): David Weekley Homes recently ranked on the “10 Best Companies for Baby Boomers” list, released by FORTUNE magazine and Great Place to Work®. This inaugural list, which is derived from the “100 Best Companies to Work For” list, uses survey results from employees over 55 years of age to disclose how they rate their workplace.Read More
San Antonio, TX (September 8, 2015): Many San Antonio-area residents will receive the gift of life, thanks to generous donations from the community and David Weekley Homes team members. The group hosted a blood drive benefitting the South Texas Blood & Tissue Center.Read More
SAN ANTONIO, TX (September 3, 2015): Homes from the nation’s largest private home builder are coming soon to Brackenridge Court. Central Living by David Weekley will offer three-story detached townhomes with rooftop decks and views of downtown San Antonio.Read More
AUSTIN, TX (September 3, 2015): David Weekley Homes welcomed its first new homeowners to the Buda community of StoneRidge.Read More
Tampa, FL (August 31, 2015): David Weekley Homes, the nation’s largest privately-held home builder has begun construction on the first of four model homes in the Odessa community of Asturia. Located northwest of Tampa in Pasco County on State Road 54, Asturia will feature homes from the builder’s Cottage, Garden, Lake, Manor and Park Series homes.Read More
DALLAS, TX (August 25, 2015): Central Living by David Weekley Homes announces the groundbreaking at Villas at Kimsey Place in Dallas. The community is located in West Oak Lawn and borders the Medical District at Maple and Inwood.Read More
SAN ANTONIO, TX (August 25, 2015): Two new model homes by David Weekley are now open for tours at The Crossvine in Schertz. The Kepley and The Rankin model homes are located in The Crossvine’s 50- and 60-foot sections, respectively.Read More
SAN ANTONIO, TX (August 20, 2015): A new section of David Weekley homes is now open in the New Braunfels community of Rockwall Ranch. Homes from the nation’s largest private home builder are situated on estate-sized homesites of one acre or more, surrounded by oak trees.Read More
Charlotte, NC (August 19, 2015): David Weekley Homes, the nation’s largest privately-held home builder, is pleased to announce a new community coming soon to the Toringdon area. Greenway Village will feature 17 single-family homes and 27 townhomes with three to four bedrooms and prices starting in the mid $300s.Read More
AUSTIN, TX (August 19, 2015): David Weekley Homes is excited to ring in the holidays a little early with a new Holiday Gift incentive for homebuyers in Austin.Read More
ATLANTA, GA (August 19, 2015): David Weekley Homes has two homes ready for immediate move in Fayetteville’s 600-acre master-planned community of The Canoe Club that features homes on spacious one-acre homesites.Read More
AUSTIN, TX (August 18, 2015): David Weekley Homes welcomed its first new homeowner to the 3,100-acre master-planned community of Santa Rita Ranch in northern Williamson County.Read More
SAN ANTONIO, TX (August 18, 2015): Two new Central Living by David Weekley model homes will open in Fall 2015 at The Gardens at Urban Crest. The Aransas and The Crockett floor plans both offer three bedrooms, three full baths, and a two-car garage.Read More
ATLANTA, GA (August 18, 2015): For a limited time, David Weekley Homes is offering savings on select new homes during the Red Tag Savings Event. From now until August 31, 2015, buyers can enjoy savings when they purchase a select move-in ready home in Medlin Park, Governors Towne Club, The Preserve at Lost Mill Trace, The River Club, The Canoe Club or Village of Belmont.Read More
Houston, TX (August 14, 2015): Only seven opportunities remain in Park Place, a Central Living by David Weekley Homes community in the historic Houston Heights. Homebuyers may choose from six distinct three- and four-story floor plans, ranging in size from 1, 500 to 2,000 square feet and starting from the $400s, in the final phase of this private, gated community.Read More
Houston, TX (August 13, 2015): Sidra Uddin and Paige Phillips are the final winners of David Weekley’s Diamond Discovery, a promotion where the builder gave away diamond jewelry and offered discounts on design selections. Uddin, a realtor with Keller Williams Realty, won a pair of one-carat princess cut diamond earrings, and Phillips won a one-carat princess cut diamond pendant necklace.Read More
CHICAGO, IL (August 12, 2015): David Weekley Homes is excited to announce plans to begin development on 15 townhomes in the community of Easton Station, which is located in the Chicago suburb of Village of Buffalo Grove.Read More
AUSTIN, TX (August 11, 2015): David Weekley Homes has a new model home, The Brosnan, open in the Round Rock community of Forest Grove.Read More
Charlotte, NC (August 11, 2015): David Weekley Homes, the nation’s largest privately-held home builder, has begun construction in the exclusive, upscale community of Avignon and is now open for sales. Located in the shadows of Phillips Place in SouthPark, Avignon will feature 15 single-family homes and 18 townhomes.Read More
DENVER, CO (August 11, 2015): David Weekley’s Parry Peak model home in Hyland Village will be part of the 30th Denver Parade of Homes, and the community is invited to stop by the model home August 13 – September 7 from 11 a.m. – 6 p.m. for a tour.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.