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.
Austin, TX (January 20, 2015): Homebuyers who purchase a David Weekley to-be-built home in Austin can design it their way, for a limited time, in participating communities. The home builder’s Design it Your Way promotional campaign runs January 15 through March 31.Read More
Tampa, FL (January 20, 2015): David Weekley Homes, the nation’s largest privately-held home builder, has announced their newest model home opening in the Tampa-area community of Hunters Lake.Read More
DALLAS, TEXAS (January 20, 2015) – David Weekley has announced the grand opening of the Wynn Ridge Estates model home.Read More
CHARLESTON, SC (January 15, 2015) – David Weekley Homes was just voted Best Custom Builder and Best Volume Builder by Mount Pleasant Magazine! The recognition was published in the magazine’s “Best of 2015” edition.Read More
Houston, TX (January 15, 2015): Homebuyers considering a new home in the New Year should look no further than Bridgeland: Lakeland Heights! David Weekley Homes is now building in the Cypress community and has announced the grand opening of its new model, The Abney.Read More
DALLAS, TEXAS – David Weekley has announced the grand opening of the Savoy Landing model home. Located at 1118 Sunset Lane in Richardson, The Holoman is a two-story home with 2,738 square feet of living space. The model home has four bedrooms, three full baths, a half bath, study and covered back patio.Read More
Charlotte, NC (January 14, 2015): Townhome floor plans for the highly-anticipated Avignon in SouthPark are now available. The three floor plans by David Weekley Homes feature three-story options with more than 3,400 square feet each.Read More
Orlando, FL (January 13, 2015): To kick off the new year, David Weekley Homes is offering a limited-time promotion in Orlando. From now until March 31, 2015, the nation’s largest privately-held home builder is giving buyers $10,000 off the price of a new showcase home ready for immediate move in, or ready soon.Read More
DALLAS, TX (January 13, 2015): The trendy Knox-Henderson area of Dallas will soon be home to 22 David Weekley detached townhomes. The award-winning home builder is set to begin construction at The Villas at Garrett Avenue in spring 2015.Read More
Charlotte, NC (January 13, 2015): Myers Park, one of Charlotte’s oldest and most prestigious neighborhoods, will soon feature new construction from Custom ClassicsTM by David Weekley Homes in Melody Woods, located just south of Freedom Park on Willow Oak Lane.Read More
DALLAS, TX (January 8, 2015): The new model home in David Weekley’s Belmont Landing community is now open for tours!Read More
Dallas, TX (January 6, 2015): David Weekley Homes is launching the new year in Dallas with a new promotion for their customers: “Our New Year’s Gift to You!” Buyers can take advantage of the promotion and receive $10,000 in flex options to use toward decorator selections, closings costs or as a home discount.Read More
Orlando, FL: In their continued effort to fulfill their purpose of Building Dreams, Enhancing Lives, David Weekley Homes team members in Orlando donated more than 100 hours of time and $6,000 to renovate a home for the Ronald McDonald House Charities® of Central Florida, Inc.Read More
AUSTIN, TX (December 29, 2014): David Weekley’s new model home, The Rainier, in the urban village of Mueller is now open. Mueller offers low-maintenance living near the energy and activity of downtown Austin.Read More
CHICAGO, IL (December 30, 2014): Homebuyers looking for a luxury home near the energy and excitement of Chicago will soon enjoy stunning David Weekley homes in Elmhurst.Read More
SAN ANTONIO, TX (December 30, 2014): Bells on bobtails were ringing loud and clear during the David Weekley Homes Christmas party at St. PJ’s Children’s Home!Read More
Charlotte, NC (December 16, 2014): David Weekley Homes recently hosted a reveal party to announce floor plans and renderings for their newest in-town community, Central Living at Iverson.Read More
HOUSTON, TX: Park Place, a David Weekley Homes Central Living community in the historic Houston Heights, is now open for sales in the second and final section. Homebuyers may choose from six distinct three- and four-story plans in the new phase of this private, gated community. Homes range in size from 1,488 to 1,995 square feet, and start from the $375s.Read More
SAN ANTONIO, TX (December 9, 2014): Help David Weekley Homes spread warmth and cheer this season to children at St. PJ’s Children’s Home. The nation’s largest privately-held home builder is collecting socks and winter outerwear for San Antonio-area kids in need.Read More
Charlotte, NC (December 11, 2014): Time is running out for homebuyers interested in three David Weekley Homes Charlotte-area communities, Bailey Springs, The Cottages at The Landing and Stonewater.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.