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2018 Greater Kansas City Home Show

Posted on December 8, 2017

The 70th Annual Greater Kansas City Home Show returns to Bartle Hall, March 23-25, 2018. The KC Home Show offers an exciting blend of new and familiar faces to help homeowners get a jump start on their spring home and garden ...

Kansas Legislative Day

Posted on December 8, 2017

The KBIA’s Kansas Legislative Day is Jan. 17. The day will start with a KBIA meeting and lunch, followed by visiting legislators in their offices at the capitol. The ability of HBA members to meet with legislators face to f...

Josh Clark Named to OP’s Leadership Overland Park Class of 2018

Posted on November 30, 2017

The Overland Park Chamber Foundation has selected 36 business professionals to participate in its 2018 Leadership Overland Park (LOP) program -- one of which is the HBA's Executive Vice President Josh Clark. This annual p...

Workforce Development Push Continues with Multiple Events in November

Posted on November 29, 2017

November was a busy month for the HBA as it continued its efforts to promote employment in the home-building industry. On Nov. 15, the HBA was thrilled to participate in the Olathe Chamber of Commerce Career Expo. Thank y...

HBA’s Shawn Woods Interviewed on KSHB-TV

Posted on November 27, 2017

Did you see Shawn Woods of Ashlar Homes on 41 Action News - KSHB-TV last week talking about the current state of the home building industry? If not, check it out!...

Apply Now for NAHB Legal Action Fund

Posted on November 27, 2017

The deadline is fast approaching for the NAHB Legal Action Fund, which provides financial assistance to state and local HBAs as well as their builder/developer members involved in litigation with the potential to significantl...

New Home Sales Reach Strongest Pace in a Decade

Posted on November 27, 2017

Contracts for new, single-family home sales expanded by 6.2 percent in October to a 685,000 seasonally adjusted annual rate, according to estimates from the joint release of HUD and the Census Bureau. The strongest read...

Registration Now Open for KC MADE Competition

Posted on November 27, 2017

Know a student (grades 9-12) who is skilled at woodworking and/or manufacturing? Then have them enter Greater Kansas City Home Show's 2018 #KCMADE Manufacturing and Design Expo. The KC MADE competition offers students in c...

2018 Sponsorship Opportunities Available

Posted on November 16, 2017

The Home Builders Association of Greater Kansas City offers member companies the opportunity to take part in a year-long sponsorship program with benefits and privileges that add value to the sponsor’s HBA membership.  Col...

Builders Fly to Washington to Push for Homeownership Tax Credit

Posted on November 14, 2017

More than 50 builders from across the nation are traveling to Washington this week to hold meetings with key House and Senate Republican leaders and urge them to include a homeownership tax credit in tax reform legislatio...