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COVID-19 Update: Stay-At-Home Orders, Office Information

Posted on March 24, 2020

To our members: It is the highest priority of the Home Builders Association of Greater Kansas City to keep its members and staff safe while also distributing up-to-date information as events continue to unfold regarding CO...

MO Governor Delays Elections to June

Posted on March 23, 2020

In response to COVID-19, Missouri Gov. Mike Parson has signed an executive order postponing the April 7 election until June 2. “Given the growing concern surrounding COVID-19 and the large number of people elections attract...

Consumer Resources for Dealing with COVID-19’s Economic Impact

Posted on March 23, 2020

The economic impact of this unprecedented situation is causing many families and individuals to be concerned about their ability to remain in their homes. The Department of Housing and Urban Development on March 18 announced ...

Evaluating Your Contracts in the Wake of the Coronavirus Pandemic

Posted on March 23, 2020

Home builders should expect delays caused by supply chain disruption, workforce unavailability, and even permitting due to shelter-in-place recommendations to stem the spread of COVID-19 caused by a novel coronavirus. Com...

February Building Permits Show Solid Growth (February 2020)

Posted on March 23, 2020

Metro-wide housing single family permits totaled 474 during February—the highest amount since October of last year and 240 more than February 2019, according to statistics compiled by the Home Builders Association of Greate...

“Construction of Housing” Is “Essential Infrastructure”

Posted on March 21, 2020

On March 21, officials with Johnson and Wyandotte Counties in Kansas, the city of Kansas City, MO, and Jackson County, MO, issued a “stay-at-home” order, effective on Tuesday March 24th, to limit the public’s exposure t...

KCHBA’s Business Continuity Plan

Posted on March 16, 2020

As concern about the current COVID-19 outbreak grows, we’re doing our best to keep everyone healthy and safe in the workplace while also minimizing the disruptions to our day-to-day operations. The Home Builders Asso...

CANCELLED: MO North Area Council

Posted on March 12, 2020

CANCELLLED! The first Missouri North Area Council of 2020 will focus on your financial portfolio. March 25, 11:30-1:00 p.m. Located at Staley Farms Golf Club 10310 N Olive Ave., Kansas City, MO 64155 Lunch Is Included ...

KCHBA Cancels 2020 Home & Lifestyle Show

Posted on March 12, 2020

The Home Builders Association of Greater Kansas City takes great pride in conducting safe community events like the upcoming Greater Kansas City Home Show originally scheduled to take place at the Kansas City Convention Cente...

Building Business News March 2020

Posted on March 9, 2020

Learn how workforce development is a major focus at the 2020 Greater Kansas City Home & Lifestyle Show. Plus, KC Fed evaluates what steps should be taken to alleviate the housing shortage. Click here to read more....