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Do Business With a Member!

Posted on September 4, 2018

Since 1981, September has been designated as NAHB's Associate Member Appreciation Month — an annual celebration of Associate member contributions to the NAHB Federation and the home building industry. Designating September ...

Flat Conditions for Some Housing Sectors, but Not All

Posted on August 31, 2018

  Despite growing housing affordability concerns, builder confidence in the single-family market remains solid. The NAHB/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index came in at a level of 67 in August, a one-point drop from l...

Top 10 Tips To Sell Your Current Home

Posted on August 28, 2018

Unless you’re a first time home buyer, you’ll have to sell your current home before moving into the dream home you found on the Fall Parade. There are a few steps you might need to take before putting the "For Sale" sign ...

Countertop Basics: What are your options?

Posted on August 28, 2018

The kitchen is the gathering point of the home and a major selling point when looking to buy. Countertops dictate the personality of the kitchen, and with so many options it can be difficult to decide what will work best for ...

Average Age of Home in Kansas Is 40-47 years; 35-19 in Missouri

Posted on August 28, 2018

According to the latest data from the 2016 American Community Survey (ACS), the median age of owner-occupied homes remained at 37 years. The age of the housing stock is an important remodeling market indicator. Older houses a...

New Home Building Arbitration Rules Provide for Quicker Resolutions

Posted on August 28, 2018

The American Arbitration Association recently issued revisions to its Home Construction Arbitration Rules and Mediation Procedures, which became effective on Aug. 1. The revisions are intended to expedite the alternative ...

2018 Associate Appreciation

Posted on August 27, 2018

September 18 11:00 am - 1:00 pm • Remarks at noon • Builder/Associate cookout KCHBA office in back parking lot The National Association of Home Builders designates September as Associate Appreciation month. Join our ...

NAHB Economists Forecast Challenges, Opportunities Ahead

Posted on August 27, 2018

The nation’s economy is enjoying one of the longest stretches of continued GDP growth in history. But the level of economic acceleration might soon begin to ease. In a midyear economic forecast presentation now availab...

Fall Parade of Homes Awards Celebration, Sept. 26

Posted on August 27, 2018

SOLD OUT September 26, 2018 | Arrowhead Stadium 1 Arrowhead Dr, Kansas City, MO 64129 Parking Lot E Emcee for the evening will be Mark Alford, Fox4 News, and Jennifer Bertrand, HGTV Design Star Winner Cocktails and appe...