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Artisan Home Tour Kicks Off with a Party Harvesters Fundraiser Results – Page 2 Construct KC – Page 8 Fall Parade Deadlines – Page 9

Check out the HBA Golf Tournament wrap-up – Pages 4

Artisan Home Tour builders, committee members, sponsors, customers and family gathered to celebrate the launch of the Artisan Home Tour on May 30 at the Ferguson showroom downtown. “The Artisan Home Tour is different from the Parade of Homes for several reasons, but the biggest one is that it highlights the work of custom home builders exclusively,” said Bruce Rieke, chairman of the Artisan Home Tour Committee. “I am proud to say that we have six of the finest custom home builders presenting seven homes for people to visit and each home features elevated standards of design, superior craftmanship and exquisite products.” Also speaking at the event was Mike Jeffries, director of development at Ronald McDonald House Charities. Jeffries thanked the HBA for again partnering with RMHC to support its mission of keeping families close. Several Artisan builders hosted parties at their homes to kick-off the tour and raise funds for Ronald McDonald House Charities. Through the first weekend of the tour, Artisan homes received over 3,500 visits.Appreciation goes to the Artisan sponsors: US Bank and its Private Wealth Management Group, Ferguson, Samsung, Kansas City Star and Spaces, Stewart Title, and Tradition Home Group. | Volume 24, No. 5 | June 2018

HBA Raises Over $65,000 for Harvesters During Spring Parade

Summer Calendar June 19

Board of Directors Meeting

June 21

Income Tax Seminar

June 22

Early Bird Deadline for Fall Parade Entries

July 4

Independence Day – HBA Office Closed

July 9

Regular Deadline for Fall Parade Entries

July 12

Associate Council Meeting

July 16

Late Deadline for Fall Parade Entries

July 17

Board of Directors Meeting

The Home Builders Association of Greater Kansas City (HBA) is proud to announce that during the Spring Parade of Homes the organization raised 195,480 meals ($65,000) to help Harvesters feed hungry children this summer.

A lot of times these are the only meals they receive in a day. During the summer months, when there are no school food programs, these children go hungry. To help alleviate this problem, Harvesters has a Summer Kid’s Cafe program, which offers breakfast/lunch/

Calling it the Hammer out Hunger Challenge, the HBA created three regional teams (Kansas, Missouri North and Missouri South) to take on the challenge of raising, at minimum, 63,000 meals ($21,000). The teams held events, raffles, gave company discounts to customers, hosted Harvesters barrels at their stores and more to gather donations of food and money. A silent auction, sponsored by Capitol Federal, was held during the Parade of Homes Awards Ceremony on May 2 in which all three teams contributed auction items ranging from Kendra Scott jewelry to an African safari trip. The auction raised about $20,000 for Harvesters.

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The HBA chose to partner with Harvesters due to the exceptional need it faces during the summer months. During the school year, many children receive meals through school programs.


“Last year, Harvesters’ Kids Cafe sites served 114,280 meals to children in need,” said Logan Healey, Harvesters food and fund drive engagement manager. “The money raised by the HBA during the Spring Parade of Homes will help feed hungry kids this summer and then some.” “The Spring Parade is such a popular, Kansas City-wide event that we thought why not take it a step further and use it to help the community at large,” said Jerry Ratway, an HBA member and organizer of the Hammer Out Hunger challenge. “The timing made perfect sense as the Parade is right before school lets out for the summer.”

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and for households aged 65 or older, the primary residence became the second largest asset category, less than other financial assets, as business Major Assets on Household Balance Sheets interests shrunk.

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research shows a household’s primary residence is its largest asset and continues to provide an important building block for long-term financial security. The latest edition of the Survey of Consumer Finances, published by the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, reports that the primary residence accounts for about one-quarter of all assets held by households in 2016, ahead of other financial assets, business interests and retirement accounts. The distribution of major assets on household balance sheets varies by age group. Across age groups where households were under the age of 55, the aggregate value of the primary residence was the largest asset category on these households’ balance sheets. For households aged between 55 and 64, the primary residence fell to the third largest asset category, following business interests and other financial assets,


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A Great Day for Golf

The weather cooperated and May 31 was a wonderful day to spend out on Stone Canyon golf course. This year we had possibly a record setting 38 teams participate in HBA’s annual tournament. A putting competition and the chance to break a window from the tee box were just two of the festivities that took place. $570 was raised by First Federal Bank and Pella Windows and Doors, which will be donated to Ronald McDonald House Charities. Thank you to all the sponsors and volunteers who helped make the tournament a roaring success.

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Golfers enjoyed a delicious lunch after a busy day on the course.

Roeser Homes team took first place in Flight A

Special appreciation goes to the Hole Sponsors and to the following: Presenting Sponsor: First Federal Bank Beverage Sponsors: Spire & PPG Food sponsors: Midwest Golf Simulators Hole-in-One Sponsor: Canaan Stone 4

Construction & Planning Services team earned first place in Flight C

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New Website: HBA Welcomes 2 New Staff Members

Michaela Moyer

The HBA has created a marketing campaign directed at students and their parents to promote jobs in the residential construction industry. This campaign includes advertising and a website, The website provides information on what types of jobs are available, pay ranges for those jobs, resources for finding jobs in

Paige Waltman

The HBA is pleased to announce that it has two new staff members. Michaela Moyer has recently joined the HBA as government affairs and workforce development coordinator. Also joining the HBA as a summer intern is Paige Waltman.

the home-building industry and more. Specific details on training programs and where to find them can be found on the website. also presents an overview of the HBA and the organization’s role in alleviating the labor shortage within the housing industry.

Michaela is a graduate of Kansas State University where she earned a bachelor’s degree with a minor in business. She was inducted into several honor societies including Kappa Omicron Nu, Eta Sigma Delta and Phi Theta Kappa. Paige is finishing her degree in communications from the University of MissouriKansas City this summer. She is interested in pursuing a career in communications, marketing or something similar. Be sure to say hello to Michaela and Paige next time you visit the HBA!

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After 30 Years, Langhofer Leaves Rodrock Development in, in any particular development, two phases a year,” said Langhofer. “Now you’re lucky to get one phase in a year with all the regulations and requirements you have to meet. It just takes a lot longer to get the process approved.”

Tom Langhofer

Growing up, Tom Langhofer’s father was a home builder in Lawrence, Kan., so he was always familiar with the industry. However, upon graduating from Kansas University, he chose to enter the field of banking. Home building wasn’t completely out of the picture though, as his specialty was construction lending. This is how Langhofer met many local developers, including Darol Rodrock. It took a few years, but in 1989, Langhofer took a career turn and became Rodrock Development’s general manager. This month, Langhofer will be stepping down from his position at Rodrock Development. He is making another career change, this time shifting to recovery ministry, a cause he has been volunteering for in his free time over the past eight years. The HBA sat down with Langhofer to talk about memorable moments and the changes he’s witnesses in the building industry over his almost 30-year career. Two major industry changes Langhofer noted are an increasing shortage of labor and the amount of time it takes to start and finish a project. “[In the late 1990s and early 2000s] we were able to put 6

The decision to leave Rodrock Development was not an easy one for Langhofer. “It’s been a lot of fun. It’s been fun watching Darol. I think he’s changed the industry over the years,” said Langhofer. “We got the neighborhoods involved. We brought in consultants over the years to help us change the way homes were marketed and communities were developed. It was fun being a part of that process. My favorite memories are probably just being able to stand back and watch Darol Rodrock go to work.” Langhofer commented that the “Mom’s Council,” which is responsible for creating neighborhood events, such as hay rides, bike parades and Easter egg hunts, were what made the developments so special. According to Langhofer, there were “all kinds of things [going on]. Things that now everyone is doing, but [Darol Rodrock] was kind of spearheading the concept back in the 80s.” Langhofer was involved in the HBA for several years as well and served on the governmental affairs committee. “I enjoyed the HBA. It’s a good organization.” The HBA wishes Tom the best of luck in the future!

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Reaching Out to First-time Home Buyers During National Homeownership Month in June, the housing industry celebrates the important role that home plays in our

lives and the benefits of homeownership to households, communities and the national economy. It’s also an exciting opportunity to help open the door of homeownership to a rising tide of first-time home buyers.

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As previously reported, recent data from the Census Bureau confirms that millennials are increasingly entering the housing market as first-time buyers. The homeownership rate of millennials – now at 35.3% – registered the largest gains among all age groups in 2017.

For prospective buyers concerned about qualifying for a mortgage, Fannie Mae offers resources on affordable mortgage options and HUD provides a state-by-state directory of home-buying assistance programs.

As the nation’s largest demographic group, more than 70 million millennials are poised to dominate the home buying market in the months and years ahead. That means it’s important to both understand what millennial home buyers want and also help them navigate what can often feel like an overwhelming amount of decision-making and endless paperwork.

HBAs and members also have access to NAHB’s National Homeownership Month Toolkit, which contains customizable articles about the home-buying process and the benefits of homeownership. These articles also highlight new trends in home designs, including design trends preferred by different generations. You can use this content on your website or blog, and in newsletters, emails, etc.

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Bryant: We worked on the Hammer Out Hunger Campaign for Harvesters this year. It was a wonderful experience to help such a great organization that does so much for the community.

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1952 Ferguson Enterprises, Inc. Pacific Mutual Door & Window 1974 Dulaney Construction Company 1978 Tom French Construction, Inc. 1984 O’Donnell & Sons Construction Company 1985 MarKirk Construction, Inc. 1992 Ashner Construction Company, Inc. 1999 Stewart Title of Kansas City 2001 Atronic Alarms, Inc. First American Title 2002 KGH Building Group, LLC 2003 Apex Engineers, Inc. 2004 C & M Builders, Inc. Haynes Equipment Co., Inc. NBKC Bank Shaw Construction, Inc. 2005 Lumber One LLC Security Bank of Kansas City 2006 K & E Flatwork, LLC Tabernacle Homes, LLC 2007 CrossFirst Bank Jim Larson Homes, LLC 2008 Park Ridge Homes, LLC 2009 RubinBrown, LLP 2010 Legacy Flooring Contractors 2012 D Three Framing, Inc.

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Extended Winter Weather Slows Permits

April 2018

Residential permits issued during the first four months of 2018 have slowed slightly compared to the same period during 2017. The 1,933 single family units permitted through April 2018 are a decrease of 6 percent from the level of activity in early 2017.

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“The unusually cold and snowy April delayed many build jobs, but spring and summer weather will put schedules back on track,” said Josh Clark, executive vice president of the HBA. The 2018 most active cities list has changed during 2018. Blue Springs has moved from 9th to 2nd, and new entries on the list are Spring Hill, Independence, and Smithville. Kansas City, Mo., recorded the highest number of permits so far in 2018, with 267 in Clay and Platte counties and 23 in Jackson County. Blue Springs has the second highest number of permits issued with 195 units. Olathe (171 permits), Lee’s Summit (138 permits), and Overland Park (121 permits) round out the top five cities with the most permits issued in the first quarter.

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Residential Building Permit Statistics APRIL 2018

CLAY COUNTY Clay County Excelsior Springs Gladstone Kansas City Kearney Lawson Liberty North Kansas City Pleasant Valley Smithville JACKSON COUNTY Blue Springs Buckner Grain Valley Grandview Greenwood Independence Jackson County Kansas City Lake Lotawana Lee's Summit Oak Grove Raytown Sugar Creek PLATTE COUNTY Kansas City Parkville Platte City Platte County Riverside Weatherby Lake Weston JOHNSON COUNTY De Soto Edgerton Fairway Gardner Johnson County Leawood Lenexa Merriam Mission Hills Olathe Overland Park Prairie Village Roeland Park Shawnee Spring Hill Westwood

Single MultiFamily Family Total Units^ Units% Units 0 4 14 0 0 2 0 4 9 3 0 3 39

0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

0 4 14 0 0 2 0 4 9 3 0 3 39

S-F Units YTD

M-F Units YTD

Total Units YTD

0 33 25 0 0 4 1 16 27 9 18 7 140

0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 16 0 16

0 33 25 0 0 4 1 16 27 9 34 7 156

1 5 3 44 7 0 6 0 0 46 112

0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

1 5 3 44 7 0 6 0 0 46 112

12 8 9 187 49 0 16 0 0 64 345

0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

12 8 9 187 49 0 16 0 0 64 345

13 0 11 0 0 10 9 8 0 33 4 0 0 88

0 0 0 0 0 0 0 186 0 0 0 0 0 186

13 0 11 0 0 10 9 194 0 33 4 0 0 274

195 0 32 7 0 66 26 23 3 122 9 0 0 483

5 0 0 0 0 0 0 186 0 0 0 0 0 191

200 0 32 7 0 66 26 209 3 122 9 0 0 674

16 0 0 22 6 0 0 44

0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

16 0 0 22 6 0 0 44

80 25 0 64 18 4 0 191

0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

80 25 0 64 18 4 0 191

2 0 0 0 2 4 41 0 0 49 24 5 0 19 17 1 164

0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

2 0 0 0 2 4 41 0 0 49 24 5 0 19 17 1 164

4 0 3 33 11 17 111 0 1 171 121 20 0 39 62 2 595 15

0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

4 0 3 33 11 17 111 0 1 171 121 20 0 39 62 2 595

Single MultiFamily Family Total Units^ Units% Units LEAVENWORTH COUNTY Basehor 7 0 7 Lansing 0 0 0 Leav. County 11 0 11 Leavenworth 0 0 0 Tonganoxie 1 0 1 19 0 19 WYANDOTTE COUNTY Bonner Springs Edwardsville KCK/Wyandotte Co MIAMI COUNTY Louisburg Miami County Osawatomie Paola Spring Hill Totals

S-F Units YTD

M-F Units YTD

Total Units YTD

43 0 18 0 16 77

0 0 0 0 0 0

43 0 18 0 16 77

0 1 21 22

0 0 0 0

0 1 21 22

3 1 63 67

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Comparison of Single Family Building Units for Greater Kansas City (Cass, Clay, Jackson, Platte, Johnson, Leavenworth, Miami, Wyandotte Counties) Month/Year January February March April May June July August September October November December

2011 90 121 180 210 230 262 204 205 202 205 185 207

2012 188 182 270 277 294 268 288 260 379 331 283 279

2013 273 224 335 444 337 333 409 354 384 369 340 288

2014 287 216 362 439 385 364 375 352 383 468 312 328

2015 240 260 393 437 395 438 399 425 462 459 360 432

2016 274 408 542 523 503 578 494 536 424 466 417 352

2017 2018 457 425 477 461 571 546 562 501 504 567 512 480 514 583 502 468

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Comparison of Permits By Units Issued Year to Date

2011 - 2018 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018

S-F Units 601 917 1276 1304 1330 1747 2067 1933

M-F Units 212 121 1281 1159 999 1348 471 207

Total Units 813 1038 2557 2463 2329 3095 2538 2140

^The Single Family number is units and includes both attached and detached units. %Multi-Family units are in buildings with 5 or more units. # Not available at time of report

Permit information reflects the most recent data at time of publication. In order to ensure accurate recording of residential building permit statistics, the HBA may revise monthly and year-to-date figures when updated data is made available. Copyright 2018 Home Builders Assoc of Greater Kansas City. All rights reserved. | Volume 24, No. 5 | June 2018

If you missed the Artisan 2018 tour, here are some highlights of these beautiful homes.

Rodrock Homes living room with custom walnut shelves flanking the fireplace.

Ashner Construction’s home with multiple spaces for outdoor living


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Building Business News for June 2018  

Find out the results of the association's Harvesters Hammer Out Hunger fundraiser, learn more about the Artisan Home Tour -- plus view photo...

Building Business News for June 2018  

Find out the results of the association's Harvesters Hammer Out Hunger fundraiser, learn more about the Artisan Home Tour -- plus view photo...

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