Permit Reports

 

residential-building-permitFind out who is building and where with the HBA’s monthly residential permit reports. The HBA gathers this highly relevant data thanks to a unique relationship with the permit departments in the eight counties and seventy cities that comprise the Greater Kansas City Metropolitan Area. Every month the HBA provides this valuable information in a variety of reports that are available to members of the HBA by subscription. To learn more about permit subscriptions contact Marcia Jurgens, Marcia@kchba.org.

In addition, the HBA issues a news release with the Residential Building Permit Statistical Report to the public. View the most recent Statistical Report by clicking the button below.

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Housing Permits Ten Month Total Surpasses Past Years’ Twelve Month Totals

Posted on November 15, 2013

Housing production continues to climb in cities across the Greater Kansas City Metropolitan Area. In fact, the year to date single family total of 3,463 is higher than the entire yearly totals for 2008-2012. Trends show the f...

July New Housing Permits Maintain Improvement Trend

Posted on August 21, 2013

In cities across the Greater Kansas City Metropolitan Area, housing production continues to climb in 2013 with the second highest month this year, according to the Home Builders Association of Greater Kansas City’s (HBA) mo...

Growth Holds Steady in the Month of June

Posted on July 16, 2013

New home construction continues a steady upward trend that began in January 2012. Each consecutive month has shown improved numbers over the previous year for eighteen months. In addition, eight of the past twelve months have...

May Extends Upward Trend in New Home Construction

Posted on July 16, 2013

Builders broke the 400 permit mark in April and missed that mark in May 2013. However, statistics still reflect the best May since 2007 with 337 single family permits. This brings the year to date total to 1,613 which is a 33...

April Continues Upward Trend in New Home Construction

Posted on May 15, 2013

More than 400 single family units were permitted in April 2013 for the best month in the past five years. Statistics showed 441 permits in April 2008 and no months since have surpassed 400 until this month with 444, according...

First Quarter New Home Construction Indicates Continued Recovery

Posted on May 6, 2013

March 2013 residential permit statistics indicate a thirty percent jump over 2012 for the same quarter last year, according to the Home Builders Association of Greater Kansas City’s (HBA) monthly Residential Building Permit...

KC New Home Construction Continues Improvement

Posted on March 13, 2013

February 2013 marks the fourteenth month of continued improvement for the Greater Kansas City housing economy, according to the Home Builders Association of Greater Kansas City’s (HBA) monthly Residential Building Permit St...

Housing Begins 2013 with Continued Improvement

Posted on February 20, 2013

January single family housing starts were their strongest in five years according to the Home Builders Association of Greater Kansas City’s (HBA) monthly Residential Building Permit Statistics report. With 273 single family...

Housing Experienced Significant Growth in 2012

Posted on January 17, 2013

Single family housing experienced significant growth in 2012 over 2011 and reached the highest number since 2007 according to the Home Builders Association of Greater Kansas City’s (HBA) monthly Residential Building Permit ...

November Permits Show Housing Continues to Improve in Metro Area

Posted on December 18, 2012

Housing production continues to outpace the years since 2008 in cities across the Greater Kansas City Metropolitan Area. The trend through November continues up as reflected in the monthly average of single family permits. In...