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.
TAMPA, FL (March 11, 2014) – David Weekley Homes has opened its newest model home in FishHawk Ranch - Cottage Series. This model, the Redwing, has two stories, four bedrooms, two full baths, one half bath and a three-car garage. The Redwing can be designed to have square footage ranging from 2,275 to 2,855. Weekley homes in FishHawk Ranch - Cottage Series start from the $279s, with six floor plans to choose from.Read More
David Weekley Homes is opening a new phase of homes in Lakes of River Trails in Fort Worth. The new section will feature larger homesites that back up to a recreational lake and will be a mix of 60’x130’ and 54’x110’ lots, in addition to a few oversized corner lots.Read More
David Weekley Homes announced today that the award-winning home builder will appear on NewHomeSource TV. The show will air on Austin’s KTBC Fox 7 at 9 a.m. CST, Sunday, March 9, 2014.Read More
Twice-named National Builder of the Year by Professional Builder magazine, David Weekley Homes is now selling townhomes in Belmar located in Lakewood, Colorado. These three-story homes range from 1,809-1,835 square feet and are available in two and three bedrooms with 3.5 baths.Read More
HILTON HEAD, SC (March 4, 2014): A home built by Custom Classics Distinctive Residences, the luxury custom home building division of David Weekley Homes, has won a national award for housing design, the Best in American Living Award (BALA). Designed by Visbeen Architects, Inc. and Low Tide Designs, the “Laurel” design won a Platinum award for Best Detached Home 3,001 – 4,000 sq. ft. Home Built for Sale nationwide. Laurel was also recognized as the winner of Best Design in the South Atlantic Region.Read More
David Weekley Homes is thanking its Customers with a special offer the company traditionally reserves for its team members – Employee Pricing on all new David Weekley homes. Homebuyers are encouraged to visit an Indianapolis community to take advantage of this limited-time offer.Read More
HOUSTON, TX (February 25, 2014): David Weekley Homes will soon be building homes in Bracher Estates, the company’s newest Central Living community. Conveniently located in the Spring Valley area and close to major employers both downtown and in the Energy Corridor, this gated community will feature 19 detached two- and three-story homes with custom features.Read More
David Weekley Homes, the nation’s largest private homebuilder, will break ground on The Sanctuary in late February 2014. Located at the corner of Davis Boulevard and Bear Creek Parkway in Keller, The Sanctuary will feature luxurious single-family homes with a variety of unique floor plans, ranging from about 2,600-4,000 sq. ft. on 65-foot homesites.Read More
David Weekley Homes is pleased to announce our new community upcoming in Valley Ranch: Campion Hollows. Groundbreaking began the first week of February in Campion Hollows, which is located adjacent to Sam Houston Park along the Trinity River.Read More
Houston, TX (February 4, 2014) – Saturday, March 1, 2014, from 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m., David Weekley Homes will host a Home Show for prospective Homebuyers. This is an opportunity to meet with the builder’s many vendors, view the wide range of products used in their homes, and receive a complimentary lunch, as well as exclusive Home Show incentives. Learn about David Weekley’s Build on Your Lot Program with an exclusive presentation at 9:00 a.m. Vendor booths open at 9:30 a.m. Homebuyers will also enjoy educational presentations about the builder’s EnergySaver™ building program, why so many have chosen David Weekley Homes, and hear from industry experts about the state of the economy. Those in attendance will receive exclusive Home Show incentives and on-site loan pre-qualification, through Priority Home Mortgage.Read More
HOUSTON, TX (January 21, 2014) – David Weekley Homes is excited to announce a new model home will open in West Ranch in March 2014. Built on a spacious 75-foot homesite, this model will showcase the best in Design, Choice and Service from David Weekley, a home builder with nearly four decades of experience.Read More
AUSTIN, TX (January 21, 2014): David Weekley Homes is thanking its Customers with a special offer the company traditionally reserves for its team members – Employee Pricing on select David Weekley homes. Homebuyers are encouraged to visit an Austin neighborhood to take advantage of this limited-time offer.Read More
SAN ANTONIO, TX (January 21, 2014): David Weekley Homes is thanking its Customers with a special offer the company traditionally reserves for its team members – Employee Pricing on select David Weekley homes. Homebuyers are encouraged to visit a San Antonio neighborhood to take advantage of this limited-time offer.Read More
David Weekley Homes is pleased to announce the opening of three model homes in Liberty Branch, located in the Village of Creekside Park in the Woodlands. All three model homes – the Ardell, the Springdale, and the Chiswell – are great examples of the award-winning David Weekley designs that will be available in Liberty Branch.Read More
One of the nation’s foremost business publications has recognized David Weekley Homes in its annual rankings of employee culture and success. FORTUNE magazine touted David Weekley Homes as one of the “100 Best Companies to Work For.”Read More
TAMPA, FL (January 10, 2014): David Weekley Homes is pleased to announce the opening of the newest model home in Waterset Gardens, The Marbella. Weekley homes in Waterset Gardens start from the $224s, and range in size from 1,530 to 2,298 square feet. These homes are perfectly sized for first-time homebuyers, as well as empty-nesters looking to downsize.Read More
David Weekley Homes, the nation’s largest privately-held home builder announces the grand opening of four model homes in the sought-after community of Spring Lake at Celebration.Read More
Park Place features three- and four-story homes on 60 homesites in a private, gated community. In addition to a convenient inner-loop location, Park Place offers a pool with cabana and easy access to Lawrence Park. Homes range in size from 1,488 to 1,995 square feet, and start from the $370s.Read More
HOUSTON, TX (December 12, 2013) – David Weekley Homes, the nation's largest privately-held home builder, has recently earned the 2013 Builder of the Year award by Professional Builder magazine, the home building industry’s leading business publication. This esteemed honor recognizes innovative home builders whose ideas and business represent the best in home building.Read More
Custom Classics Distinctive Residences, the newest luxury custom home builder in the Atlanta market, is now building in two prestigious communities: Governors Towne Club in Acworth, and The River Club in Suwanee.Read More
David Weekley Homes currently conducts home building and sales activities in more than 420 communities in 23 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.