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Builder Buzz Education Event

Posted on February 22, 2024

All KCHBA members are invited to attend this educational forum. Conversation will center around creating a career in homebuilding, how to build relationships and everyday processes. Click here to register. ...

KCHBA New Mission: Homeownership for All

Posted on February 22, 2024

About a year ago, the KCHBA brought in a public relations consultant to audit the perceptions and expectations of our members as well as the general public. The reason for going through the process at the time was because ou...

Economic Forecast 2024: Reasons for Concern and Cause for Optimism

Posted on February 15, 2024

Dr. Stanley Longhofer is the Director of the Center for Real Estate at Wichita State University. Dr. Rob Dietz serves as NAHB Chief Economist. Almost 300 KCHBA members gathered to hear their thoughts and analysis at the 2024 ...

Building Business News February 2024

Posted on February 13, 2024

Economic Forecast 2024: Reasons for Concern and Cause for Optimism Dr. Stanley Longhofer and Dr. Rob Dietz presented their thoughts and analysis at the 2024 KCHBA Economic Forecast Breakfast held on Jan. 18. Also in this ...

Foundations for the Future Week

Posted on February 8, 2024

Foundations for the Future Week APRIL 9-14, 2024 Foundations for the Future Week supports your business and the future of home building in Kansas City. Students interested in construction build playhouses and other proj...

Financial Services Roundtable

Posted on January 25, 2024

The KCHBA will be hosting a financial services focused roundtable on Feb. 1. Banks and other financial institutions are encouraged to attend. We will be discussing the state of the industry and outlooks provided by the Econom...

December 2023 Residential Statistics Report

Posted on January 23, 2024

Single Family Permits End 2023 Down for December and YTD Metro Kansas City single-family housing permits were down about 19 percent in 2023, according to statistics compiled by the Home Builders Association of Greater Kans...

Habitat KC Chosen as Beneficiary for KCHBA’s Artisan Home Tour

Posted on January 21, 2024

The Home Builders Association of Greater Kansas City (KCHBA) is excited to announce that Habitat for Humanity of Kansas City (Habitat KC) has been selected as the beneficiary for the highly anticipated Artisan Home Tour. ...

November 2023 Residential Statistics Report

Posted on January 17, 2024

The number of single-family permits issued in the Kansas City area in November increased by XX percent from October, according to statistics compiled by the Home Builders Association of Greater Kansas City (KCHBA).  A total ...

Mellick Recognized as Bonner Springs Teacher of the Year

Posted on January 11, 2024

Ryan Mellick is a Master Carpentry teacher at Bonner Springs High School, recently named Teacher of the Year for the Bonner Springs School District. Ryan and his students have been very active in the KCHBA Workforce programmi...