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80th Anniversary Celebration

Posted on May 18, 2017

Save the date to help us celebrate the HBA's 80th anniversary! When: April 29 Time: 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Where: Little Theater, 301 W. 13th St., Kansas City, MO 64105 Heavy appetizers and open bar from 5:00 to...

Out With the Old, In With the New

Posted on May 16, 2017

If you want to build a home but don’t want to live on outskirts of Kansas City with a long commute what can you do? The Kansas City area is seeing a growing number of teardown/rebuild, also known as “infills,” homes pop...

2017 Builder Night at the K, June 23

Posted on May 15, 2017

Join us for the 2017 Annual Builder Appreciation Night at the K on Friday, June 23. Come network with fellow HBA members while cheering on our KC Royals! ...

Benefits of online Parade entry – June 13

Posted on May 1, 2017

Tutorial "The Benefits of Entering your own Parade Home Online" WHEN | Tuesday, June 13 from 3 p.m. - 4:30 P.M. WHERE | HBA office, 600 East 103rd St. KCMO 64131 Let experienced builder Justin Pfeifer, Pfeifer Homes,...

Beware Being Your Own Home Builder

Posted on May 1, 2017

Homeownership is the foundation of the American Dream, and in today’s do-it-yourself culture where how-to advice for just about anything can be found on the Internet, many people think they could save a lot of money by buil...

First Quarter 2017 Predicts Busy Year for Home Building (Mar. 2017)

Posted on April 26, 2017

Permits for new single family residential building continued a strong growth trend with 561 permits issued during March, according to the Home Builders Association of Greater Kansas City’s (HBA) monthly Residential Building...

The Not-So-Obvious Benefits of Buying a Newly Built Home

Posted on April 20, 2017

Home buyers planning to buy a brand-new house or condominium often cite energy efficiency, open layout, a warranty, and being able to select appliances, flooring, paint colors and other design elements as factors driving thei...

KC Star Highlights Spring Parade, Features Builders

Posted on April 14, 2017

The Kansas City Star recently published an article on the latest trends in interior design that will be featured on the Spring Parade of Homes, which starts April 22. In the article, "Experience bright, open, ‘Fixer Upper...

2017 HBA Golf Tournament, June 1

Posted on April 13, 2017

Join HBA members and staff at the 2017 Annual HBA Golf Tournament! LOCATION: Hillcrest Golf & Country Club 8200 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, MO 64132 DATE & TIME: Thursday, June 1 Registration | 8:00 a.m. Shotgu...

National Directors Mid-year Board Meeting, June 13-17

Posted on April 13, 2017

ATTENTION National Directors: 2017 Mid-year Board of Directors Meeting - June 13-17, 2017 Registration for the 2017 Mid-year Board of Directors Meeting opened on April 3. NAHB leadership will convene in Washington, D.C., J...