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.
Chicago, IL: David Weekley Homes is excited to announce plans to begin developing a total of 91 homes in the Chicago area, including 43 single-family homes in Barrington’s The Reserve at Barrington and 48 homesites in The Enclave at the Grove in Glenview.Read More
Jacksonville, FL: David Weekley Homes, the nation’s largest privately-held homebuilder, will soon begin building new homes in Shearwater. Located in Johns County on County Road 210, this 1,500+ acre community is situated along the Trout River.Read More
Tampa, FL: David Weekley Homes picked up four more awards at the 2015 Tampa Bay Parade of Homes. The nation’s largest privately-held home builder added four merit awards count, bringing its lengthy total to more than 665 awards for product design alone.Read More
CHARLOTTE, NC: David Weekley Homes, the nation’s largest privately-held home builder, announced that construction is under way on the final phase of 13 homes in Hawthorne. This intimate David Weekley-built community located in Harrisburg, North Carolina, will have about 100 homes upon completion of this final phase. To date, the award-winning builder has sold 70 homes in Hawthorne.Read More
DALLAS, TX: David Weekley Homes is closing out of Hawthorne Estates. Only two of the builder’s homes remain in the Flower Mound community.Read More
Hilton Head, SC: Every team member from the Hilton Head division of David Weekley Homes grabbed a roller or paint brush to help repaint the interior of a group home that provides assistance for medical fragile and mentally and physically handicapped adults through the Beaufort County Department of Disabilities and Special Needs.Read More
RALEIGH, NC (May 26, 2015): New Life Camp of Raleigh is ready for summer, thanks to the volunteer efforts of David Weekley Homes team members. The group partnered with the Christian camp for a day of spring cleaning and beautification projects, and presented the organization with a $2,000 donation.Read More
DALLAS, TX (May 26, 2015): David Weekley homes are available in two sections at Harvest in Argyle. The nation’s largest private home builder is building in Harvest Gardens, priced from the $280s, and Harvest Orchard, priced from the $365s.Read More
DENVER, CO (May 26, 2015): David Weekley Homes team members in Denver are partnering with HomeAid Colorado to collect essentials for families struggling to care for the basic needs of their children.Read More
DALLAS, TX: Central Living by David Weekley Homes announces new homes at Enclave at Live Oak. The community will include a variety of three- and four-story attached and detached floor plans in a location just east of downtown Dallas.Read More
CHICAGO, IL: David Weekley Homes will soon begin building 48 homes in The Enclave at the Grove. Located in the suburb of Glenview, this gated community is located 20 miles from downtown Chicago.Read More
Houston, TX (May 19, 2015): Sales have officially opened in three Central Living by David Weekley Homes communities: Westview Manor, Reserve at Washington and Buffalo Manor. Located in Spring Branch, Timber Grove and Braeswood Place, the three communities offer more than 130 opportunities to own new construction in established and highly-sought after areas.Read More
NASHVILLE, TN (May 19, 2015): David Weekley Homes has begun building estate-sized, single-family homes in the prestigious Brentwood community of Tuscany Hills, opening for sales in summer 2015.Read More
DALLAS, TX (May 19, 2015): The Dallas Builders Association named David Weekley Homes Builder of the Year at the 2015 McSAM Awards ceremony.Read More
RALEIGH, NC (May 14, 2015): David Weekley Homes announces its latest brand, “Encore by David Weekley Homes,” which is a lifestyle-designed approach to home design that features open, single level floor plans with expanded outdoor living areas, low-maintenance living and high-quality craftsmanship.Read More
Atlanta, GA (May 14, 2015): Sales are now open in the mixed-use and highly-anticipated Village of Belmont. Central Living by David Weekley Homes is offering more than 150 single-family homes in Village of Belmont, which will also include over 50,000 square feet of retail shops, restaurants and professional offices.Read More
Charlotte, NC (May 14, 2015): David Weekley Homes, the nation’s largest privately-held home builder, is proud to announce a third phase of homes coming soon in the Belmont, NC, community of Eagle Park. The third phase will add an additional 22 homesites to Eagle Park, which is the builder’s top-selling community in Charlotte and one of the top-selling in Gaston County in 2014, according to Real Data.Read More
NASHVILLE, TN: The nation’s largest private home builder has announced Tim Randolph as City Manager for its Nashville market. Tim Randolph brings 22 years of home building and construction experience to his new role.Read More
Orlando, FL: David Weekley Homes added to its lengthy awards count with another three awards during the 2015 Spring Parade of Homes™ Orlando. The nation’s largest privately-held home builder was honored with one first place award and two merit awards during the annual celebration.Read More
DALLAS, TX (May 7, 2015): A new series of homes by David Weekley is now open in the master-planned community of Viridian. Viridian Classics offers homes priced from the $390s on 55-foot homesites.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.