Parade News

Stay current with the most recent news surrounding the Parade of Homes presented by the Home Builders Association of Greater Kansas City.

Fall Parade of Homes Set for Oct. 10-25

Posted on August 31, 2020

The Fall Parade of Homes returns to Kansas City Oct. 10-25 and will feature nearly 250 homes by 85 home builders in seven counties across the metropolitan area. Sponsored by Mike Bryant Heating & Cooling, the Parade featu...

Artisan Tour Guides Available at KCHBA, Artisan Homes

Posted on August 13, 2020

The 2020 Artisan Home Tour guide is now available for pickup at the Home Builders Association of Greater Kansas City's headquarters. This free guide will also be available at any of the artisan homes once the tour begins. Lo...

J.S. Robinson Gives Slacker from 101 the Fox a Virtual Tour of Artisan Home

Posted on August 13, 2020

Builder Jeff Robinson of J.S. Robinson Fine Homes gave radio DJ Slacker from 101.1 The Fox a preview of his Artisan home earlier this week. Slacker noted his two favorite features are the how the outdoor patio connects ...

Kelly Urich of 94.9 KCMO Shares Sneak Preview of Artisan Home with Fans

Posted on August 13, 2020

Jeff Julian of Don Julian Builders gave radio DJ Kelly Urich of 94.9 KCMO a virtual tour of his 2020 Artisan home just days before the tour began. One of the cool features Julia noted was the illuminated quartzite countertops...

KCRAR Talks Parade of Homes with EVP Will Ruder

Posted on June 22, 2020

The Kansas City Regional Association of Realtors (KCRAR) recently featured the Spring Parade of Homes on its ResourceKC.com website in an article, "Home Builders’ Association to Host Parade of Homes Event with Added Safety ...

Parade Builders Featured on Fox4

Posted on June 15, 2020

"A somewhat surprising boom in the real estate market is expected to make this year’s Parade of Homes very popular," said Carey Wickersham, a reporter for Fox4 News, in a story published the first weekend of the Parade. "Im...

41 Action News: KC Area Home Builders Remain Busy Despite COVID-19

Posted on June 10, 2020

Kansas City's 41 Action News recently spoke with KCHBA members about the current state of the industry. Tommy Bickimer, Bickimer Homes, prepared for a rough patch in his business, but so far he's found just the opposite, ...

Courier Tribune Highlights Spring Parade of Homes

Posted on June 9, 2020

The Clay-County Courier-Tribune recently featured the Parade of Homes, noting that in Clay County there are 45 houses on the tour with two specifically in Liberty, three in Smithville and nine in Kearney. The article also hig...

KCBJ: Homebuilders’ showcase event back on after seven-week delay

Posted on June 8, 2020

"The Home Builders Association of Greater Kansas City's annual event to kick off the spring selling season will start just one week before summer officially takes over," the Kansas City Business Journal noted in an article on...

HBA Encourages Donations to Harvesters During Spring Parade

Posted on June 5, 2020

During the Spring Parade of Homes, the Home Builders Association of Greater Kansas City (KCHBA) is encouraging people to donate to Harvesters in an effort to support those in our community that may be having difficulty provid...