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 by subscription and include a Detailed Report, Monthly Hot Sheet, Individual Address Report, Subdivision Activity Report and a Builder Activity Report. To learn more about permit subscriptions contact Marcia Juergens, 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 below.

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Residential Permit Growth Continues as Fall Parade Nears (August 2017)

Posted on October 4, 2017

KANSAS CITY, MO — Local cities and counties issued 481 permits for new single-family units during August bringing the year-to-date total to 4,128, according to the Home Builders Association of Greater Kansas City’s monthl...

Year-To-Date Home Building Reports a 10% Increase Over 2016 (July 2017)

Posted on August 30, 2017

KANSAS CITY, MO — New residential permit activity in the Kansas City region leveled off during July bringing the year-to-date total to a 10 percent increase, compared to the same period in 2016. Local cities and counties is...

Permits Increase 11% First Half of 2017 (June 2017)

Posted on August 1, 2017

KANSAS CITY, MO – With 3,128 permits issued for new single-family homes during the first six months of 2017, building activity has recorded an 11 percent increase over the same period of 2016. June’s total of 568 permits ...

Home Building Activity Remains Strong (May 2017)

Posted on July 6, 2017

Local homebuilders continued their brisk pace of single-family construction in May, with 504 single-family permits issued. Year-to-date permit activity in the metro area rose 14 percent, with permits recorded for the first fi...

Residential Permit Activity Reaches Level Not Seen Since 2007 (Apr. 2017)

Posted on May 23, 2017

The eight-county Kansas City metropolitan area topped 2,000 permits in the first four months of 2017 – a level of activity not seen since 2007. Click April 2017 Residential Permit Stats for the report. Local cities an...

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...

Builder Confidence & Building Permits Climbing in 2017 (Feb. 2017)

Posted on March 27, 2017

February permits issued for home construction continue to indicate that local builders are off to their busiest year in the past decade, according to statistics compiled by the Home Builders Association of Greater Kansas City...

January Permit Report Predicts Active Spring Building (Jan. 2017)

Posted on March 13, 2017

New-home construction began 2017 on the upswing in metro Kansas City with residential production up 67 percent compared to January 2016, according to statistics compiled by the Home Builders Association of Greater Kansas City...

2016 Marks Five Consecutive Years of Permit Growth (Dec. 2016)

Posted on January 24, 2017

The Kansas City metropolitan area ended 2016 with a 17 percent increase in single-family permits as compared to 2015, according to the Home Builders Association of Greater Kansas City’s (HBA) monthly Residential Building Pe...

Kansas City Area Single Family Permits Top 5000 (Nov. 2016)

Posted on December 22, 2016

Kansas City area homebuilders continued their increased activity, with 412 single family units permitted during November, bringing the year-to-date total to 5,144, according to the Home Builders Association of Greater Kansas ...