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 (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
RALEIGH, NC (December 10, 2014): David Weekley Homes is starting sales this Friday in a new phase of single-family homes at 12 Oaks! Priced from the high $330s, The Meadows Collection will feature elegant, ranch-style homes in a master-planned, golf course community.Read More
Austin, TX (December 9, 2014): Start the holidays early with the David Weekley Homes Holiday Home Tour in Central Austin. Guests can enjoy holiday treats and drinks while touring three Central Living homes ready for immediate move in, or ready soon, while entering a drawing for a new 50-inch LED flat-screen TV.Read More
SAN ANTONIO, TX (December 2, 2014): David Weekley Homes is now selling award-winning homes at The Crossvine! Located just northeast of San Antonio in Schertz, The Crossvine is a mixed-use, master-planned community adjacent to Randolph Air Force Base.Read More
INDIANAPOLIS, IN (December 2, 2014): Camp Riley is almost ready for its next group of summer campers, thanks to the volunteer efforts of David Weekley Homes. The group recently spent a day completing several beautification and construction projects to get the camp in shape for next year.Read More
CHARLESTON, SC (December 2, 2014) – David Weekley Homes is known for building award-winning homes across the country. Now, the nation’s largest privately-held home builder can add “buddy benches” to its list of memorable builds.Read More
Raleigh, NC (December 1, 2014): For a limited time, David Weekley Homes is offering a special incentive for buying a new home in Raleigh with $10,000 for customers to use upgrading their home in the builder’s design center.Read More
ATLANTA, GA (November 25, 2014): David Weekley Homes, the nation’s largest privately-held home builder, collected 63 frozen turkeys and more than $2,000 in monetary donations to help local families in need through MUST Ministries of Atlanta.Read More
Charlotte, NC (November 26, 2014): Single-family floor plans for the highly-anticipated Avignon in SouthPark are now available. The four floor plans by David Weekley Homes feature two- to three-story options, ranging in size from 3,300 to more than 4,000 square feet.Read More
Hilton Head, SC (November 18, 2014): David Weekley Homes racked up the awards with six wins at the 2014 Hilton Head Area Home Builders Association Lighthouse Awards.Read More
HOUSTON, TX (November 18, 2014) – David Weekley Homes, the nation’s largest privately-held home builder, announced today its entrance into Nashville, TN. Weekley expects to begin construction either late fourth quarter of this year, or early first quarter of 2015.Read More
Charlotte, NC (November 17, 2014): Now in its eighth year, David Weekley Homes and members of the Charlotte community partnered up for an annual Turkey Drive to donate nearly $20,000 and 467 turkeys to Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina to help feed families in need this holiday season.Read More
CHARLESTON, SC – David Weekley Homes recently took top honors at the 2014 Charleston Home Builders Association PRISM Awards. The nation’s largest private homebuilder won Best Radio Commercial for its National Builder Endorsement ad and Best Billboard for its Build On Your Lot - Your Land, Our Quality ad.Read More
Jacksonville, FL: David Weekley Homes wrapped up their first-ever Turkey Drive in Jacksonville by collecting more than 62 frozen turkeys and $7,040 in monetary donations, all benefiting Farm Share in Northeast Florida.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.