Parade News

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

41 Action News Features B.L. Rieke: Parade and How Covid Is Affecting New Home Construction

Posted on September 23, 2021

Charlie Keegan, reporter for 41 Action News in Kansas City, recently interviewed Bruce Rieke of B.L. Rieke Custom Homes about the Fall Parade of Homes and the impact Covid-19 is having on new home construction. In the int...

KCHBA Announces Award-Winning Homes from Fall Parade

Posted on September 23, 2021

The Home Builders Association of Greater Kansas City (KCHBA) is pleased to announce the 2021 Pick of the Parade and Distinctive Plan & Design award winners from the 2021 Fall Parade of Homes. These awards recognize the bu...

Willis Custom Homes Featured on CNBC

Posted on September 23, 2021

Check out this CNBC interview with Patrick Willis of Willis Custom Homes featuring a recent build in the Hills of Leawood. [embed]https://vimeo.com/588987944?ref=fb-share&fbclid=IwAR0Oro1qQFwupMef9soLu_gZQn17dx_edFvne...

Fall Parade of Homes Returns Sept. 18 Through Oct. 3

Posted on September 7, 2021

The Home Builders Association of Greater Kansas City's Fall Parade of Homes returns to Kansas City Sept. 18 through Oct. 3. Sponsored by Mike Bryant Heating & Cooling, the fall parade will feature 230 homes by 88 of the a...

Fall 2021 Parade Awards Ceremony

Posted on August 26, 2021

F A L L  2 0 2 1 PARADE of HOMES A W A R D S  C E R E M O N Y Wednesday, September 22 Children's Mercy Park | Wise Power Shield Club 1 Sporting Way | Kansas City, KS 66111 -- Registration and Reception | 5:30 - ...

Save the Date: Fall Parade Awards Ceremony

Posted on August 10, 2021

Join your fellow KCHBA members for the 2021 Fall Parade Awards Ceremony, Sept. 22 at Children's Mercy Park - Wise Power Shield Club. RSVP to Kelcee@kchba.org by Sept. 15. ...

Fall 2021 Parade of Homes – Builder Entry Deadlines

Posted on July 1, 2021

To enter your home(s) in the Fall 2021 Parade go to kc.paradeofhomes.io/login For more information on the Fall 2021 Parade deadlines visit the "Info for Builders" page. Questions? Contact Kelcee@kchba.org or 816.733...

2021 Spring Parade of Homes Awards Ceremony Winners

Posted on May 3, 2021

Several KCHBA members and schools were recognized during the Spring Parade of Homes Awards ceremony.   PARADE OF HOMES CONTEST WINNERS Click here to view the Pick of the Parade and Distinctive Design winners. &nb...

Bidding Opens on Saturday: Parade of Playhouses

Posted on April 22, 2021

Eight playhouses in total will be auctioned off to the highest bidders. Proceeds will benefit Habitat for Humanity KC. View the playhouses in person at NEBRASKA FURNITURE MART between April 24 and May 2. Bidding Op...

NAHB Identifies Top Features and Design Trends for 2021 in the Wake of COVID-19

Posted on April 19, 2021

After declining for four years, a number of key trends — including the average size of the home and the number of bedrooms and bathrooms — reversed course in 2020 as a result of shifting buyer preferences in the wake of C...