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 (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
HOUSTON, TX (MAY 7, 2015): David Weekley Homes announces its ranking as the largest privately-held home builder in America and 16th overall, according to BUILDER Magazine’s BUILDER 100 list, published May 7, 2015.Read More
Charlotte, NC (May 6, 2015): David Weekley Homes, the nation’s largest privately-held home builder, will soon begin building their high-end, Custom ClassicsTM homes in Rosecliff. Located 12 miles south of Charlotte in the Marvin area, Rosecliff will be within walking distance to Marvin Ridge Middle and High schools and will be subject to low Union County taxes.Read More
Hilton Head, SC (May 5, 2015): Custom Classics Distinctive Residences by David Weekley Homes, the nation’s largest privately home builder, picked up two more design awards, this time from Detroit Home Magazine for a home built in the Bluffton community of Palmetto Bluff. Highlighted during the magazine’s annual Home Design Awards, The Georgetown was designed by Visbeen Architects, Inc., and earned first place as the top “Vacation Home Outside of Michigan,” and third place for “Best Traditional Master Suite.”Read More
Charlotte, NC (May 5, 2015): David Weekley Homes officially broke ground on Central Living at Iverson and celebrated with a groundbreaking ceremony with attendance from local dignitaries and district city council member Patsy Kinsey.Read More
DALLAS, TX (May 5, 2015): Two new David Weekley model homes are now open daily for tours in the master-planned community of Parkside in Irving. The homes are located at 6724 Prospect Way at the southeast corner of Beltline and 114.Read More
DENVER, CO (May 5, 2015): Homebuyers in search of a new home in Stapleton’s South End will soon have Row Homes by David Weekley to choose from. The builder will start construction on the new homes in June 2015.Read More
RALEIGH, NC (May 5, 2015): The 7th Annual Briar Chapel Earth Day 5K received abundant support from David Weekley Homes team members and homeowners. The group participated in the race to support the Abundance Foundation, an organization that works to increase public awareness of sustainable energy usage and local food consumption.Read More
Tampa, FL (May 6, 2015): David Weekley Homes, the nation’s largest privately-held home builder, is proud to announce the hiring of Martin Frame as land acquisition manager for the company’s Tampa and Sarasota markets. Frame joins Weekley Homes with more than 10 years’ experience in both the construction and financing sectors.Read More
Charlotte, NC (April 28, 2015): David Weekley Homes, the nation’s largest privately-held home builder, is excited to announce approval to add townhomes to their upcoming project in Endhaven. Located in the Ballantyne area, Endhaven will include 17 single-family homes and 27 townhomes, with sales projected to begin in Spring 2016.Read More
DENVER, CO (April 28, 2015): The nation’s largest private home builder is now open for sales at Hyland Village at Westminster. David Weekley is building 65 single-family homes on 54-foot homesites in the Denver-area community. Priced from the $495s, ranch-style and two-story homes in Hyland Village will range in size from about 2,200 to 2,800 square feet.Read More
Tampa, FL (April 28, 2015): With a little paint and some elbow grease, team members from the David Weekley Homes Tampa division teamed up with Paint Your Heart Out Tampa to spruce up and revitalize a home for a needy resident.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.