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EDUCATION: Selling New Construction Class

Posted on June 12, 2024

Education for realtors interested in selling newly built homes. Learn: New construction options for your buyers Tips and tricks for finding and selling new homes Understanding new home pricing New construction from a ...

EDUCATION: Onsite Home Construction 101

Posted on June 12, 2024

Presented by the KCHBA Builders Council Hosted by Elevate Design + Build and Ashlar Homes ONLY A FEW SPOTS LEFT! Develop a deeper understanding of the process of new home construction and ask questions of a top Kansas Ci...

2024 Artisan Home Tour Launch Party

Posted on June 12, 2024

Be one of the first to see a beautiful Artisan home built by Starr Homes, enjoy hors d'oeuvres, drinks, live music and take home a copy of the artisan guide, courtesy of DesignKC. This event will sell out! Tickets availab...

Shawn Woods Testifies on Capitol Hill in Support of Future Homeowners

Posted on June 12, 2024

On May 22, Shawn Woods, president of Ashlar Homes, testified on behalf of the National Association of Homes Builders (NAHB), before the Energy, Climate and Grid Security Subcommittee about the costs associated with the 2021 I...

Artisan Home Tour

Posted on May 20, 2024

The Home Builders Association of Greater Kansas City (KCHBA) is proud to announce the 2024 Artisan Home Tour will presented by Ferguson + Factory Direct and Monogram the 2024 Artisan Home Tour will return August 9-11, 16-18 a...

March 2024 Residential Statistics Report

Posted on May 20, 2024

2024 Q1 Permits Up Significantly from Last Year A total of 1,036 single-family permits issued in the first quarter of 2024, up 49 percent from the same time in 2023 when only 696 single-family permits were issued, accordin...

Building Business News May 2024

Posted on May 20, 2024

In this Issue: Cybersecurity: What you need to know With NAHB’s recent notification about some local associations having been recently targeted by phishing scams to accessed member data email renewal notices to their me...

Ruder to Fox4: KCMO’s Lack of Plan B Is Frustrating

Posted on May 17, 2024

“The lack of your ability to pay your water bill online is probably a very significant issue. But on a day-to-day basis the overall impact of not only the water aspect but also the unavailability of moving forward on a proj...

Fall 2024 Parade of Homes Dates and Deadlines

Posted on May 17, 2024

FALL 2024 PARADE OF HOMES SEPTEMBER 21 – OCTOBER 6 IMPORTANT DATES AND DEADLINES CLICK HERE for a print version July 12: EARLY entry deadline ($1,250) | homes entered on or before July 12 July 19: REG...

Fall 2024 Parade of Homes Dates and Deadlines

Posted on May 15, 2024

FALL 2024 PARADE OF HOMES SEPTEMBER 21 – OCTOBER 6 IMPORTANT DATES AND DEADLINES CLICK HERE for a print version July 12: EARLY entry deadline ($1,250) | homes entered on or before July 12 July 19: REGULAR ent...