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Habitat KC Chosen as Beneficiary for KCHBA’s Artisan Home Tour

Posted on January 21, 2024

The Home Builders Association of Greater Kansas City (KCHBA) is excited to announce that Habitat for Humanity of Kansas City (Habitat KC) has been selected as the beneficiary for the highly anticipated Artisan Home Tour. ...

November 2023 Residential Statistics Report

Posted on January 17, 2024

The number of single-family permits issued in the Kansas City area in November increased by XX percent from October, according to statistics compiled by the Home Builders Association of Greater Kansas City (KCHBA).  A total ...

Mellick Recognized as Bonner Springs Teacher of the Year

Posted on January 11, 2024

Ryan Mellick is a Master Carpentry teacher at Bonner Springs High School, recently named Teacher of the Year for the Bonner Springs School District. Ryan and his students have been very active in the KCHBA Workforce programmi...

2024 Design Trends

Posted on January 11, 2024

Caroline Broderick is the Managing Editor at Pro Remodeler, NAHB’s official remodeling publication. She recently spoke with over a dozen designers in the industry about not only what trends to expect in the new year, but th...

KCHBA Hospitality Event at IBS 2024

Posted on January 5, 2024

See you in Las Vegas! Join the KCHBA as we mingle and network with our fellow Kansas Citians who are attending the International Builders' Show. Open bar from 4:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m. along with heavy apps, a DJ and a good time...

SMASH for BUILD PAC 2024

Posted on January 5, 2024

Join the KCHBA at Overland Park Chicken N Pickle on Feb. 22! CLICK HERE to RSVP.  ...

Building Business News December 2023

Posted on January 5, 2024

Meet Your 2024 President: Dennis Shriver As president, Shriver’s goal is to position the KCHBA as the go-to, consumer friendly entity that promotes quality housing data and education while working to move more people into ...

Top Colors 2024

Posted on January 5, 2024

A change in color can be an immediate mood booster in any space, and a new year is a great time for a refresh. With so many options available, though, it may seem daunting to choose. Here are the top styles that paint manufac...

October 2023 Residential Statistics Report

Posted on December 18, 2023

Metro New home Permits Dip in October As nationwide new home sales weakened in October, so did the number of single-family permits issued in the Kansas City area, according to statistics compiled by the Home Builders Assoc...

Building Business News November 2023

Posted on November 30, 2023

Lead Your Team Like Coach Reid The needs of employees have dramatically shifted from those of years past. What is the role of a manager and how do you approach it? Also in this issue: President's Letter: Bitterswee...