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.
Phoenix, AZ (July 8, 2015): Team members from David Weekley Homes and vendor partners banded together over three days to remodel a room at the Boys & Girls Club of the East Valley, an organization that works with kids to build their talents and to share the value of contributing to others while realizing their dreams.Read More
Houston, TX (July 7, 2015): Jan Kopfler and Jessica and Jonathan Byles are the second winners of David Weekley’s Diamond Discovery, a promotion where the builder is giving away diamond jewelry and offering discounts on design selections. Kopfler, a realtor with Coldwell Banker, won a pair of one-carat princess cut diamond earrings, and the Byles family of Houston won a one-carat princess cut diamond pendant.Read More
Orlando, FL (July 7, 2015): David Weekley Homes, that nation’s largest privately-held home builder, is now open for sales in the Preserve of Oviedo on the Park. Located northeast of Orlando in Oviedo, David Weekley Homes is building 44 alley- and front-load homes, featuring floor plans from its Carriage and Park Series.Read More
Charlotte, NC (July 2, 2015): David Weekley Homes, the nation’s largest privately-held builder, will soon add award-winning homes to the South Charlotte community of Waverly. Located south of I-485 at the intersection of Providence Road and Ardrey Kell Road, Waverly will feature a variety of executive-style homes, low-maintenance cottage homes and spacious townhomes.Read More
Charlotte, NC (July 1, 2015): David Weekley Homes, the nation’s largest privately-held builder, will soon begin building 65 award-winning homes in Parkside at Skybrook North, located within the master-planned community of Skybrook. These homes will be built on 70- and 85-foot homesites, with options available in both Mecklenburg and Cabarrus Counties.Read More
Phoenix, AZ (July 1, 2015): Team members from T.W. Lewis by David Weekley Homes partnered with Feed My Starving Children to pack more than 24,500 prepared meals to help the volunteer organization feed 67 malnourished children from around the world for one year.Read More
AUSTIN, TX (June 30, 2015): David Weekley Homes has opened two new model homes, The Caprock and The Pine Ridge, in the Buda community of StoneRidge.Read More
Charlotte, NC (June 24, 2015): David Weekley Homes, the nation’s largest privately-held builder, has closed on two new land deals that will add more than 250 new homes to the Charlotte market in 2016. The land deals make a $20 million investment in the Charlotte real estate market, which is the second-fastest growing city in the U.S., according to the U.S. Census Bureau.Read More
INDIANAPOLIS, IN (June 30, 2015): David Weekley Homes is now open for sales in the Indianapolis community of Stone Pointe. This enclave of 61 homes includes five different floor plans ranging in size from 2,300 to more than 2,900 square feet.Read More
ATLANTA, GA (June 30, 2015): David Weekley Homes has custom-built homes available in the Atlanta-area gated, golf course communities of Governors Towne Club and River Club, with several homes ready for immediate move in.Read More
AUSTIN, TX (June 25, 2015): David Weekley Homes is excited to announce that its interactive Design it Yourself program is now available inside the model home of the Georgetown community of Mayfield Ranch - Parkside, allowing users to create a floor plan they design themselves.Read More
ATLANTA, GA (June 25, 2015): Central Living by David Weekley Homes has closed on land near the intersection of Lindbergh Drive and Piedmont Road in Buckhead and is planning to build 128 three- and four-story, single-family homes and townhomes on this parcel. Sales are expected to begin summer 2016.Read More
HOUSTON, TX (June 25, 2015): David Weekley Homes is excited to be ranked number two on the “100 Best Workplaces for Millennials” list, released by FORTUNE magazine and Great Place to Work®. The inaugural list uses survey results from employees younger than 35 to disclose how they rate their workplace.Read More
ATLANTA, GA (June 23, 2015): Custom Classics by David Weekley Homes recently broke ground in The Reserve at Old Atlanta on a new model home, The Richwood, which is expected to be complete in July, and announced that homes in the Suwanee community are priced from the $560s.Read More
SALT LAKE CITY, UT (June 23, 2015): David Weekley Homes will open four new model homes in the South Jordan community of Daybreak on Saturday, June 27, during the Bright Door Home Gallery Grand Opening event from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.Read More
AUSTIN, TX (June 23, 2015): David Weekley Homes has a new model home, The Maidstone, open in the Austin community of The Preserve at Thomas Springs.Read More
JACKSONVILLE, FL (June 23, 2015): David Weekley Homes is building in four sections of the new Nocatee community of Twenty Mile, and recently opened a new model home, The Hundred Oaks, in The Village section.Read More
Orlando, FL (June 23, 2015): Proud to support the military, the Orlando division of David Weekley Homes, the nation’s largest privately-held home builder, teamed up with homeowners, vendor partners, REALTORS® and Lake County Fire Fighters to donate nearly 1,000 care packages to U.S. troops overseas, doubling their goal of 500.Read More
Houston, TX (June 17, 2015): Tricia Frazier and Sharon Davidson are the first winners of David Weekley’s Diamond Discovery, a promotion where the builder is giving away diamond jewelry and offering discounts on design selections. Frazier, a realtor with Realty Associates, won a pair of one-carat princess cut diamond earrings, and Davidson, a Houston resident, won a one-carat princess cut diamond pendant.Read More
Houston, TX (June 16, 2015): Continuing the trend for its in-town communities, the pool and cabana at Larkin at Cottage Grove from Central Living by David Weekley Homes is now complete.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.