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.
Hilton Head, SC (September 16, 2015): David Weekley Homes hosted a Back to School Supply Drive benefiting Bluffton Self Help, an organization that is committed to providing short-term financial assistance, food and clothing to area residents while helping them to become more self-reliant.Read More
Charlotte, NC (September 16, 2015): David Weekley Homes hosted a Back to School Supply Drive benefiting Classroom Central, an organization that seeks to help students living in poverty effectively learn by collecting and distributing free school supplies.Read More
HOUSTON, TX (September 16, 2015): David Weekley Homes hosted a Back to School Supply Drive benefiting the YMCA of Greater Houston, an organization that Houston is focused on putting Judeo-Christian principles into practice by developing programs to build a healthy spirit, mind and body, and nurturing the potential of every child and teen.Read More
ATLANTA, GA (September 16, 2015): David Weekley Homes is thanking its Customers with a special offer the company traditionally reserves for its team members – Employee Pricing on select David Weekley homes for a limited time.Read More
CHICAGO, IL (September 16, 2015): David Weekley Homes announced that limited opportunities remain in the Naperville community of Timber Grove, which is a private enclave of nine luxury villas.Read More
Houston, TX (September 15, 2015): Sales have officially begun in the largest community to-date from Central Living by David Weekley Homes, Village at Spring Branch. Featuring more than 100 buying opportunities, the highly-anticipated Village at Spring Branch offers three series of floor plans, with prices starting from $425s. Since opening on Saturday, September 12, eight homes have been sold so far.Read More
AUSTIN, TX (September 14, 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
AUSTIN, TX (September 10, 2015): David Weekley Homes Team Members in Austin recently prepared dinner at the local Ronald McDonald House in Austin on four separate days. Approximately 20 Team Members and their families volunteered each afternoon to help prepare and serve a meal to the 40 families staying at the facility.Read More
AUSTIN, TX (September 10, 2015): David Weekley Homes is now selling homes in the Leander community of Bryson, which is located just north of Austin.Read More
NASHVILLE, TN (September 10, 2015): David Weekley Homes is now open for sales in Navhville. Homebuyers can purchase David Weekley homes in Brentwood and Green Hills.Read More
MINNEAPOLIS/ST. PAUL, MN (September 9, 2015) – David Weekley Homes is building its first model home in Minneapolis/St. Paul. The builder launched into the Twin Cities in August 2015 and is building The Daphne Rose model home in its first community, The Cove on Lake Minnetonka in Minnetrista.Read More
ATLANTA, GA (September 9, 2015): David Weekley Homes will open its new model home, The Harlingen, in the community of Vinings Brooke during its Grand Opening weekend set for September 12-13 from 1-4 p.m.Read More
Salt Lake City, UT (September 9, 2015): David Weekley Homes is coming soon to the Cottonwood Heights community of Canyon Centre Court. The community will include 17 detached townhomes just south of Fort Union Boulevard.Read More
Hilton Head, SC (September 9, 2015): David Weekley Homes is celebrating fall by offering homeowners the lowest prices of the season on select showcase homes during their Fall into Savings Event. Ready for immediate move in, or ready soon, these homes are available in the highly sought-after Bluffton communities of Hampton Hall, Hampton Lake and May River Preserve.Read More
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
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.