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William Ruder Joins the HBA as Executive Vice President

Posted on March 19, 2019

The Home Builders Association of Greater Kansas City is pleased to announce the selection of William Ruder as its new executive vice president, effective immediately. Ruder comes to the HBA from U.S. Senator Jerry Moran’...

Lawmakers Introduce Bill to Help Ease Labor Shortages

Posted on March 15, 2019

Reps. Lloyd Smucker (R-Pa.) and Francis Rooney (R-Fla.) have introduced the Workforce for an Expanding Economy Act, legislation that would help alleviate the worker shortage in the construction industry by establishing a ...

Johnson County Contractor Licensing, April 1-3

Posted on March 11, 2019

Registration has opened for the Contractor Licensing 2019 Spring Education Seminar, which will be presented April 1-3 at the Overland Park Convention Center. The online process is the fastest way to register for your classes ...

Earn CE Credits with CSP Classes, April 3-5

Posted on March 6, 2019

Certified New Home Sales Professional (CSP) April 3-5 | 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. | $495 Member, $595 Guest Master the craft of successful selling. This professional-level course is designed for specialists in new home sales....

Missouri North Area Council, March 27

Posted on March 6, 2019

    Hear from New HBA EVP William Ruder and How the Parade App Benefits You March 27, 11:30-1:00 p.m. Located at Staley Farms Golf Club 10310 N Olive Ave., Kansas City, MO 64155 Lunch Is Included Join us March 27 ...

Build-PAC Event at Tom’s Town

Posted on March 6, 2019

Join us April 11 at Tom's Town Distillery for a fun evening! ...

NAHB Highlights KCHBA in Article “BUILD-PAC Fundraisers Get Creative”

Posted on March 4, 2019

In a recent article about creative fundraising, the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) highlighted KCHBA's cake decorating Build-PAC fundraiser at the Kansas City Culinary Center last spring. "Of the more than 10...

KCHBA Members Provide Comments During Public Hearing on WOTUS Rule

Posted on February 28, 2019

The Trump administration’s latest proposal to revise the Waters of the United States (WOTUS) definition has been well received by many throughout the industry. The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and U.S. Army Corps o...

Nation’s Home Builders Elect Leadership for 2019

Posted on February 27, 2019

NAHB members elected four senior officers to top leadership positions within the Federation during the International Builders’ Show in Las Vegas Feb. 19-21. With more than 700 affiliated state and local home builders ass...

Free Friends & Family Party at Home Show for HBA Members

Posted on February 20, 2019

Join us for a private party, sponsored by Stewart Title, just for HBA members Friday evening, March 22 from 6:00-9:00 p.m., during the KC Home & Lifestyle Show at Bartle Hall. Explore the smart home, update your tools wit...