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60 Design Ideas in 60 Minutes

Posted on March 6, 2013

Join top designers Lisa Mermis, Twigs Interiors and other top designers March 12, 11:30 a.m. at the HBA. Learn about the latest and greatest trends in today’s home design. This event is for all area council members so every...

Missouri Legislative Day in Jefferson City

Posted on February 28, 2013

Tuesday, March 5 HBA members from across the State of Missouri will have an opportunity to make their collective voice heard at the annual MO Legislative Day in Jefferson City. The bus departs from the HBA at 8:00 a.m. and fr...

Become a Certified New Home Sales Specialist

Posted on February 20, 2013

This three day professional level course, February 27, 28 & March 1,is designed for specialists in new home sales  and results in a Certified Sales Professional (CSP) designation. Master the craft of successful selling a...

Top Builders Identified for 2012

Posted on February 20, 2013

The top home builders in the Greater Kansas City Metropolitan area have been identified in a wrap up of the 2012 monthly HBA Residential Building Permit Statistics. The builder with the most permits was Summit Custom Homes wi...

Housing Begins 2013 with Continued Improvement

Posted on February 20, 2013

January single family housing starts were their strongest in five years according to the Home Builders Association of Greater Kansas City’s (HBA) monthly Residential Building Permit Statistics report. With 273 single family...

NAHB’s Top Lawyer Addresses Recent Changes for Your Business

Posted on February 14, 2013

David Crump, NAHB Director of Legal Research Get your legal questions answered by NAHB’s top lawyer, David Crump, February 19, 11:30 and learn how recent changes in the law may impact your approach to business planni...

NAHB’s David Crowe to Deliver Economic Forecast at Union Station

Posted on February 12, 2013

David Crowe, NAHB Chief Economist David Crowe, Chief Economist for the National Association of Home Builders, will give his economic forecast on February 14, 11:30 a.m., at Union Station (30 West Pershing Rd, KCMO 6410...

Social Media Training

Posted on February 12, 2013

Members will learn more about social media for business, February 12, 11:30 a.m. at the HBA. Kate McKinney, contributor to the Kansas City Business Journal will teach a class on how to use social media to reach new customers ...

HBA Board Unanimously Approves a Resolution Opposing Governor Brownback’s Tax Proposals

Posted on February 4, 2013

Kansas Governor Sam Brownback Kansas Governor Sam Brownback made his priorities clear through the release of his proposed tax proposal and one of his top priorities is to eliminate the mortgage interest deduction (MID)...

Get the Economic Outlook with Elliot Eisenberg

Posted on January 29, 2013

Sign up now for the Economic Outlook program with Elliot Eisenberg, January 31, 12:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. Hear a nationally recognized economist discuss the impact of proposed regulations, tax policy, demographics and budgetin...