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 (August 12, 2014): David Weekley Homes will soon begin building their award-winning homes in The Village at Spring Branch. Located at Long Point Road and Hillendahl Boulevard, The Village at Spring Branch will feature more than 100 homes in the builder’s largest Central Living community to-date.Read More
Just in time for the new school year, David Weekley Homes has collected $4,000 for Chatham and Wake County schools. The two-time National Builder of the Year by Professional Builder magazine partnered with The Salvation Army to host a back-to-school drive for Chatham and Wake County students.Read More
David Weekley Homes, the nation’s largest private home builder, has opened a new model home in John’s Lake Landing – Cottages Series. Priced at $274,990, The Ryliewood is a one-story home with 2,052 square feet of living space, three bedrooms, two full baths and a two-car garage.Read More
HOUSTON, TX (August 5, 2014): David Weekley Homes, the nation’s largest privately-held home builder, has announced the expansion of Fulbrook on Fulshear Creek to include 90-foot homesites. The expansion will include 21 homesites, available in six different floor plans, on rolling, wooded or creek side homesites.Read More
HOUSTON, TX (August 4, 2014): David Weekley Homes, the nation’s largest privately-held home builder, released the winners of its “Partners of Choice” Award for 2014, which recognizes outstanding suppliers from its industry-leading evaluation system, first implemented in 2004.Read More
RALEIGH, NC (July 22, 2014) – David Weekley Homes, the nation’s largest privately-held home builder, announces the ground breaking of its model home in Old Oak Commons. Weekley is actively selling homes in this north Raleigh community.Read More
TAMPA, FL (July 23, 2014): David Weekley Homes, the nation’s largest privately held home builder, is pleased to announce the opening of its new model home in the Wesley Chapel-area community of Union Park. The Aronwood highlights one of six award-winning floor plans available in this unique community.Read More
David Weekley Homes, the nation’s largest privately-held home builder, will soon begin building in the Houston-area community of Enclave at Castlebridge.Read More
HOUSTON, TX (June 17, 2014): Limited opportunities remain in the gorgeous master-planned community of Auburn Lakes Retreat in Spring. Featuring award-winning homes from the nation’s largest privately-held home builder, David Weekley Homes, Auburn Lakes Retreat is a family-friendly community near the North Energy Corridor.Read More
AUSTIN, TX (June 19, 2014): David Weekley Homes announced today that the award-winning home builder is now building Market Yard Homes in the urban village of Mueller.Read More
Dallas, TX (June 10, 2014): David Weekley Homes, the nation’s largest privately-held homebuilder, has broken ground on one of their newest communities: Villas of Lake Highlands. Located in East Dallas, this coming soon community will feature urban-styled, detached homes in a private, gated community with low-maintenance living. The model home is slated to open – and be ready for tours – this summer.Read More
David Weekley Homes will begin building in Byrne Estates in the historic Houston Heights in summer 2014. This is a new Central Living community for the award-winning home builder.Read More
David Weekley Homes has announced the opening of May River Preserve in Bluffton. This natural gas community will feature David Weekley homes in a beautiful, historic location on the majestic May River Road corridor. Homes are from the $385s.Read More
AUSTIN, TX (June 5, 2014): David Weekley Homes has just released a new section of its award-winning homes in the urban village of Mueller.Read More
Charlotte, NC (June 4, 2014): David Weekley Homes brought home one Gold and one Silver Award from the 2014 Charlotte Parade of Homes, a free self-guided model home tour held recently in the Charlotte area. The award-winning model homes include the, The Gilchrist, located in The Cottages at The Landing, and The Carolyn, located in Bailey Springs at Davidson.Read More
HOUSTON, TX (MAY 28, 2014): David Weekley Homes announced it ranked 16 on Professional Builder magazines’ 2014 Housing Giants List, published online earlier this month. The report ranks the nation’s 293 largest home builders by housing revenue and closings in 2013.Read More
David Weekley Homes is pleased to announce the opening of our model home in our new Valley Ranch community: Campion Hollows. Priced from the $418s, Campion Hollows is located adjacent to Sam Houston Trail Park along the Trinity River. The Almondwood model is a two-story home with five bedrooms, five full baths, one half bath and a two-car garage.Read More
David Weekley Homes, the nation’s largest privately-held home builder recently received three First Place awards at the 2014 Orlando Parade of Homes™. This free, self-guided tour, produced by the Greater Orlando Builders Association, took place in April and May, and showcased the Central Orlando community’s best model homes.Read More
Dallas, TX (May 27, 2014): David Weekley Homes, the nation’s largest private home builder, has announced the opening of its new model home in The Sanctuary. The London is a two-story home with an open, spacious floor plan with four bedrooms, four full baths, formal dining and includes an upstairs Retreat and Bonus Room. The London also has a study and outdoor living area with fireplace.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.