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.
Charlotte, NC (March 19, 2015): David Weekley Homes proudly announces the grand opening of a new Design Center in Charlotte. Located in the Ballantyne Corporate Park, the Design Center features more than 2,300 square feet of fixture, faucets, flooring, countertops and more for homebuyers to personalize their new home.Read More
RALEIGH, NC (March 19, 2015): A new model home by David Weekley is now open in Briar Chapel – The Kenan Collection. The two–story Valwood model is 2,264 square feet with three bedrooms, including an upstairs Owner’s Retreat, two full baths, one half bath, a large retreat area and covered porch. The home is situated on a 40-foot homesite in Chapel Hill. Located at 33 Old Piedmont Circle, the home is open daily for tours.Read More
DENVER, CO (March 19, 2015): Homebuyers in search of a David Weekley home in Stapleton Bluff Lake only have a few opportunities left. This northeast Denver community has seven two-story homes remaining, priced from the $460s. These homes are available for spring and summer move in.Read More
Jacksonville, FL (March 18, 2015): Living out its purpose of Building Dreams, Enhancing Lives, David Weekley Homes recently held a fundraiser to benefit the family of Bob Foster, who lost his fight with non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma. The Foster the Love event brought in nearly 500 people and raised more than $20,000 to benefit Bob’s family, including his three young children.Read More
Austin, TX (March 17, 2015): David Weekley Homes team members in Austin are partnering with the Pajama Program to host a PJ and Book Drive for children in need. The company invites everyone in the community to support the children of Austin and surrounding counties by donating new pajamas or books.Read More
Houston, TX (March 17, 2015): David Weekley Homes is launching another new Central Living community. Located in Braeswood Place, Buffalo Manor will feature 18 three-story single-family townhomes within a private, gated community.Read More
Tampa, FL (March 17, 2015): Central Living by David Weekley Homes is bringing their award-winning designs to Southgate, located just south of downtown Sarasota. Priced from the high $400s to low $500s, construction of these Craftsman-inspired homes will begin in April and will feature the builder’s signature open-concept floor plans and modern, gourmet kitchens with large islands.Read More
Orlando, FL (March 17, 2015): David Weekley Homes was recently honored with a first place award for product design during the 2015 Parade of Homes from the Home Builders Association of Lake-Sumter.Read More
DENVER, CO (March 16, 2015): Homebuyers who purchase a David Weekley home in Newlin Meadows between March 15 and May 15 will receive a free Frigidaire washer and dryer!Read More
Charlotte, NC (March 12, 2015): David Weekley Homes will soon begin construction on 21 modern, metro-inspired, townhomes at Central Living at Ideal Way, located on Ideal Way in South End. These three-story townhomes will range in size from 1,400 to 1,900 square feet with sales expected to open summer 2015.Read More
Atlanta, GA (March 12, 2015): David Weekley Homes, the nation’s largest privately-held home builder, has released the first phase of floor plans for the upcoming Village of Belmont. This highly-anticipated mixed-use development will feature over 50,000 square feet of retail shops, restaurants, professional offices, as well as more than 150 single-family homes from David Weekley Homes.Read More
SAN ANTONIO, TX (March 10, 2015): Homebuyers who purchase a David Weekley to-be-built home in San Antonio can design it their way, for a limited time. During the program period, customers will receive promotional dollars to select design options from the David Weekley Homes Design Center in San Antonio to customize their new home.Read More
AUSTIN, TX (March 10, 2015): David Weekley Homes builds in the Master-Planned Community of the Year, according to the Austin Business Journal. The publication announced the winners of its 2015 Residential Real Estate Awards at a recent luncheon for the honorees.Read More
RALEIGH, NC: The David Weekley Homes team in Raleigh partnered with the Ronald McDonald House of Chapel Hill to collect basic necessities for families in need.Read More
HOUSTON, TX: FORTUNE magazine, one of the nations’ foremost business publications, has once again recognized David Weekley Homes as one of the “100 Best Companies to Work For®” in its annual rankings of employee culture and success.Read More
Orlando, FL (March 4, 2015): David Weekley Homes, the nation’s largest privately-held home builder, has released new lakefront homesites for sale in Johns Lake Landing. Located in Clermont, the new homesites will back up to Johns Lake, a 2,400-acre lake popular for bass fishing.Read More
RALEIGH, NC (March 3, 2015): The Durham community of Montclair will soon offer David Weekley homes, priced from the $400s. Homebuyers will enjoy a small community of 72 one and a half and two-story homes near Jordan Lake. Homes in Montclair will range in size from 2,500 to 3,300 square feet and feature Owner’s Retreat up and down floor plans.Read More
Houston, TX (March 3, 2015): David Weekley Homes, the nation’s largest privately-held home builder, is proud to announce the opening of their latest model home in Larkin at Cottage Grove. The Riva features three bedrooms, three full baths, one half bath, a game room, fourth-floor terrace and a two-car garage within 2,600 square feet and four stories.Read More
Nashville, TN (March 3, 2015): Central Living homes from the nation’s largest private home builder are coming to Glen Echo and Woodmont in Nashville. Homebuyers will enjoy energy-efficient homes just 10 minutes south of downtown.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.