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 (February 24, 2015): David Weekley Homes is excited to announce its interactive, web-based Design it Yourself program, where users can create a floor plan that they design themselves. The program guides home shoppers through five steps to complete the floor plan, providing real-time updates to room counts and pricing.Read More
Austin, TX (February 24, 2015): Homebuyers searching for a new David Weekley home in Buttercup Creek have only two showcase homes to choose from. After 15 years, the community is now in close out.Read More
Atlanta, GA (February 24, 2015): David Weekley Homes, the nation’s largest privately-held home builder, will soon add more award-winning homes to the Atlanta area in Vinings Brooke. Located on the south side of historic Cobb County, Vinings Brooke will feature 36 homes, ranging in size from 2,700 to more than 3,500 square feet, and starting from the mid $400s.Read More
CHICAGO, IL (February 19, 2015): After entering Chicago in 2014, David Weekley Homes is now building exceptional homes in Glen Ellyn, Naperville, Wheaton, Downers Grove and Elmhurst! The home builder is building custom homes in these areas, including two that are ready for immediate move in: The Renward, priced at $814,990, and The Billingsgate, priced at $799,990.Read More
DENVER, CO (February 19, 2015): David Weekley Homes is now building contemporary new homes in a new section at Midtown at Clear Creek. Homebuyers in search of a new home may purchase a model home, furnished or unfurnished, now for sale.Read More
INDIANAPOLIS, IN (February 17, 2015): Homebuyers are invited to tour the new 1,700-acre master-planned community of Anson, now open! Located just 20 minutes north of downtown Indianapolis in Whitestown, this exclusive David Weekley section features 31 exceptional homes on 40-, 48-, and 80-foot homesites.Read More
Austin, TX (February 17, 2015): Hundreds of Austin-area residents will receive the sweet gift of life, thanks to generous donations from the community and David Weekley Homes team members. The group hosted a Valentine’s Day Blood Drive, benefitting The Blood and Tissue Center of Central Texas.Read More
Houston, TX (February 16, 2015): Buyers looking for new construction in Spring Branch can now visit David Weekley Homes at Knoll Landing.Read More
CHARLESTON, SC (February 10, 2015) – Hanahan residents looking for a stunning home in a great location will soon enjoy David Weekley homes in Timbercrest Village at Tanner Plantation! The community will open in the first quarter of 2015 with homes priced from the high $200s.Read More
HOUSTON, TX: David Weekley, the chairman and founder of the nation’s largest privately-held home builder, David Weekley Homes, was recently honored as a 2014 inductee into the National Association of Home Builders® Best in American Living (BALA) Hall of Fame. An honor that currently includes architects, interior designers and home building companies, Weekley is the first individual from a home builder to earn this prestigious distinction.Read More
INDIANAPOLIS, IN: David Weekley Homes will soon begin building at The Residences at Lawrence Village at the Fort. The community will feature 74 single-family homes just 12 miles from downtown Indianapolis.Read More
Tampa, FL (February 3, 2015): For a limited time, David Weekley Homes, the nation’s largest privately-held builder, is offering a $10,000 decorator allowance for customers to build their dream home in the Tampa area. Buyers can receive an additional $5,000 toward closing costs with use of the builder’s preferred lender for a total incentive amount of $15,000.Read More
Orlando, FL (February 3, 2015): David Weekley Homes, the nation’s largest privately- held builder, will soon add more award-winning homes to the Orlando-area communities of Oakland Park and Laureate Park at Lake Nona with the release of new homesites.Read More
Houston, TX (February 3, 2015): Homebuyers in search of a gorgeous home in a great location should look no further than Miramesa at Canyon Lakes West! David Weekley is now building award-winning homes in this 600-acre master-planned community, located off Fry Road in Cypress.Read More
Tampa, FL (January 27, 2015): David Weekley Homes is pleased to announce the opening of another model home in Tampa. Located in the Apollo Beach community of Waterset, the Terravista highlights the builder’s new Patio Series homes now available.Read More
San Antonio, TX (January 27, 2015): Dozens of San Antonio families no longer have to worry about their next meal, thanks to a food drive held by David Weekley Homes. The home builder collected 325 pounds of peanut butter, canned soups, rice, tuna and other non-perishable items for the San Antonio Food Bank.Read More
Charlotte, NC (January 22, 2015): Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina presented David Weekley Homes with a Food Drive Partner Award at their 2014 Annual Partner Appreciation Luncheon. Weekley Homes, the nation’s largest privately-held home builder has partnered with the food bank for eight years to collect money and frozen turkeys to benefit those in need during Thanksgiving.Read More
INDIANAPOLIS, IN: Hot meals and warm blankets are on the menu at Wheeler Mission Ministries. David Weekley team members visited the non-profit organization to serve lunch to children and families, and deliver a cozy contribution.Read More
DENVER, CO (January 22, 2015): David Weekley Homes builds in one of the nation’s top selling master-planned communities.Read More
Tampa, FL (January 21, 2015): Nicknaming themselves the Weekley Warriors, nearly 100 David Weekley Homes team members banded together for the Tampa Jingle Bell Run/Walk to raise more than $15,000 to benefit Arthritis Foundation while increasing awareness for juvenile arthritis.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.