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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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 ...

Residential Permits Surpass 2015’s Total (Oct. 2016)

Posted on November 18, 2016

With 462 single family residential permits issued during October, the total for 2016 stands at 4,732—which is 32 units more than were issued during the entirety of 2015, according to the Home Builders Association of Greater...

Permit Activity Remains Strong in 2016 (Sept. 2016)

Posted on October 19, 2016

The third quarter of 2016 ended with 418 permits issued during September, according to the Home Builders Association of Greater Kansas City’s (HBA) monthly Residential Building Permit Statistics report.  Year-to-date total...

Home Building Maintains Activity Level (Aug. 2016)

Posted on September 21, 2016

The number of residential permits issued during August indicates that local builders will be working hard to replenish new home inventory, according to the Home Builders Association of Greater Kansas City’s (HBA) monthly Re...

Year-To-Date Home Building Maintains 30% Increase over 2015 (Jul. 2016)

Posted on September 16, 2016

New residential permit activity in the Kansas City region slowed slightly during July but area builders are still on track for a 30% increase over 2015. Local cities and counties issued 494 permits for new single family units...

Year-To-Date Home Building Activity Rises Almost 30 Percent (Jun. 2016)

Posted on July 21, 2016

Home builders in the Kansas City region continued their brisk pace of single-family home construction in the first half of 2016, with 2,793 permits issued from January to June, up 29 percent over the first six months of 2015....