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Earn 16 CE Hours at the HBA

Posted on February 18, 2020

Earn Continuing Education Credits at the HBA March 4-5. March 4, 8:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. Improving the Efficiency of Your Inspections (4 CEU) This seminar is focused on the detailed requirements of completing building inspe...

Learn How to Comply with Final Joint Employer Rule

Posted on February 18, 2020

The Department of Labor (DOL) is offering a free webinar next week to provide compliance assistance with the final joint employer rule published on Jan. 12. The rule will give employers clarity and certainty about their r...

Building Business News February 2020

Posted on February 12, 2020

In this issue: Federal Reserve Board Governor Michelle Bowman and Economist Chris Kuehl address KCHBA members. Also, learn more about what to expect at the 2020 Greater Kansas City Home & Lifestyle Show and read about mem...

Single-Family Permits Show Strength in Fall and Winter Months (December 2019)

Posted on January 31, 2020

The number of single-family housing permits issued in December in the Kansas City metro increased from the prior month and showed 57 percent more activity than December 2018, according to the monthly Residential Building Perm...

KCHBA Member Brown Quoted in EPA Release on WOTUS Rule

Posted on January 27, 2020

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Andrew Wheeler has announced a final, new “waters of the United States" (WOTUS) regulation at the International Builders’ Show in Las Vegas that resolves years of uncert...

NARI Career Fair

Posted on January 22, 2020

Save the date! The HBA is partnering with NARI to host a Construction Trades Career Fair on February 26 from 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. The career fair will be held at Johnson County Community College, CTEC Building, 12345 College Bl...

November Permits Show Growth (November 2019)

Posted on January 14, 2020

Click here for the November 2019 Residential Statistics Permit report....

KCHBA Accomplishments in 2019 and Goals for 2020

Posted on January 14, 2020

The Home Builders Association of Greater Kansas City (KCHBA) wants to always provide its members with relevant information regarding the current state of the industry, including a reflection of the growth that has taken place...

Building Business News December 2019

Posted on January 8, 2020

In this issue: KCHBA welcomes Jerry Braklow as 2020 president. Also, the second talent announcement has been made for the 2020 Greater Kansas City Home & Lifestyle Show and read about the success of the first-ever Topgolf...

Have a Heart for Build-PAC, 2020 Fundraiser

Posted on January 2, 2020

February 13 | 6 p.m. - 8 p.m. Join us for wine & whiskey at the Ferguson Bath, Kitchen & Lighting Gallery 1840 Cherry Street, Kansas City, Missouri 64108 Complimentary Valet Parking RSVP by February 4, 2020 to P...