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Home Operation Costs Lower for New Homes

Posted on January 22, 2021

New NAHB research based on the latest 2019 American Housing Survey (AHS) shows that, on average, homeowners spend around $9,240 per year to operate and maintain a single-family detached home. This includes property taxes, ins...

Earn 16 Hours of CE Credits

Posted on January 18, 2021

February 2021 Virtual Continuing Education Structural Plan Review IRC (8 CEU) Feb. 3, 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. The objective for this class is to enable participants to perform a structural plan review for residential bui...

Topgolf 2021: Sign Up Today!

Posted on January 15, 2021

KCHBA Foundation Topgolf Tournament As a participant in the first Foundation Topgolf tournament,  you helped Kansas Citians not only find financial stability by owning a home,  but also gave them a place of safety, a...

KCBJ Features KCHBA Member in Article on Entry-Level Housing

Posted on January 13, 2021

The Kansas City Business Journal recently featured KCHBA homebuilder Clover & Hive for its efforts in building and selling entry-level housing. "According to a November report by the Kansas City Regional Associatio...

2020 Sponsor Appreciation

Posted on January 12, 2021

We want to say THANK YOU! On behalf of the Board of Directors and staff of the Home Builders Association of Greater Kansas City, we want to thank you for your generous support in 2020. As you experienced in your business, ...

2020 Single-Family Permits Exceed 2019 Total (November 2020)

Posted on January 7, 2021

In November 2020, 397 single family permits were pulled across the Kansas City regional area, according to statistics compiled by the Home Builders Association of Greater Kansas City (KCHBA). While this is a 22% decrease from...

Build Business News December 2020

Posted on January 7, 2021

Cover Story:  Despite unanticipated hurdles and uncertainty due to Covid-19, KCHBA and its members continued to provide essential services to our community everyday. Here's a look back at the highlights from an unusual ye...

KCHBA Foundation Impact: Granting Wishes

Posted on December 22, 2020

When you donate to the KCHBA Foundation Fund, your dollars make an impact on the local level. We are proud to have partnered with the Missouri & Kansas chapter of the Make-A-Wish Foundation. Join the 2020 M...

2020 Single-Family Permits on Track to Surpass 2019 Total (October 2020)

Posted on December 15, 2020

More than 500 single family permits were pulled in October, according to statistics compiled by the Home Builders Association of Greater Kansas City (KCHBA). 4,496 permits have been issued between January 1st and October 31st...

2021 Economic Forecast Webinar

Posted on December 15, 2020

Thank you to our sponsor: To say 2020 was tumultuous is an understatement. So how do you prepare your business and make plans for 2021? Find your starting point at the KCHBA's Economic Forecast webinar where you will hea...