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Architectural Design Trend: Purposefully Authentic Today, there appears to be more mindfulness in architecture and design with homes and communities showcasing new layers and depth to design. It is purposeful and carefully curated.


New Name, New Look for KCHBA’s Foundation 5 Formerly called the Home Builders Foundation Fund of Greater Kansas City, the new name is now the Home Builders Charitable Foundation.

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Area Council Highlights Progress in Building A Workforce Four educational construction videos, a skilled trades job fair with NARI, participation in a NEBA virtual career exploration events, KC MADE, Parade of Playhouses and six scholarship recipients are just a few of the things the Workforce Development Committee has accomplished this past year.

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he KCHBA hosted NAHB Certified New Home Sales Professional (CSP) classes May 12-14. A total of 16 registrants became eligible to earn their CSP designation. Three courses taught over three days, CSP attendees learn more about types and methods of home construction, “As a seasoned Realtor, I was receive an overview still able to learn much from the of planning develinstructor as well as the material. opments, consumer I would highly recommend this psychology and adcourse to any new home agent, as vanced techniques for well as resale.” working with home – James Youel, Coldwell Banker buyers. Instructor Shawn McGuire provides his own insight from decades of real estate experience while teaching the New Home Sales Professional, Understanding Today’s New Home Buyer and Understanding New Home Construction classes.

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New Name, New Look for the KCHBA’s Foundation


he KCHBA’s Foundation Committee is pleased to announce that KCHBA Foundation Fund has undergone the rebranding process and now has a new name and logo. Formerly called the Home Builders Foundation Fund of Greater Kansas City, the new name is now the Home Builders Charitable Foundation. The committee felt this change more accurately reflected the purpose of the foundation and conveyed that purpose in a more succinct way.

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The Foundation Committee also chose to update the logo to reflect the new name as well as give the foundation a more modern, vibrant look. The bright colors are eye-catching while reflecting the qualities of positivity and happiness (yellow) with security and trust (blue). Because donations stay within the Kansas City region, the committee chose to include “KC” in a heart, similar to the popular Charlie Hustle brand t-shirts.


The Foundation is supported by the generosity and commitment of KCHBA members, affiliates and friends. In 2020, the Foundation was able to donate over $100,000 to local organizations. The KCHBA thanks the following members for their annual monetary donations to assist families across the Kansas City region in reaching their dreams of homeownership. If you would like to donate, contact or visit Us/Foundation and click the “Donate” button. 2021 Visionaries ($10,000+) Ashlar Homes Bickimer Homes 2021 Community Partners ($2,500+) McCray Lumber and Millwork Shamrock Cabinets 2021 Friends of the Foundation ($1,000+) BANK21 ProSource of Kansas City 2021 Advocates ($500+) Phelps Engineering 2021 Patrons ($250+) Mr. & Mrs. Bill Koch Leonard Marks

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Stoneworth Announces New Director of Sales

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Ryan Salyer is Stoneworth Building Product’s new Director of Sales. Salyer has served in various sales and project management roles with some of the nation’s top general contractors building both large scale commercial and residential projects. He holds a degree in Construction Management from the University of Central Missouri and most recently built a sales and service team for a roofing contractor that serves Missouri, Kansas and Colorado.

Brenda Sanders, Bruce Stout and Bob Sloan of Rodrock Development were guests on the May 18 episode of the Kansas City RealTalk podcast hosted by KCRAR. Sanders oversees the real estate division of Rodrock Development and serves as the builder liaison across all of Rodrock’s subdivisions. Stout and Sloan are veteran real estate agents currently working in Sundance Ridge. Head to to hear the engaging full conversation about materials costs, new home inventory and the resale market.

John Vance Becomes Majority Owner of Pella Lenexa As of January 2021, Pella Windows & Doors of Lenexa has a new majority owner. John Vance moved to Kansas City in 2001, but his career with Pella began 24 years ago in Davenport, Iowa. Over time he has served as a sales representative, sales manager and general manager. Before transitioning to majority owner in January of this year, Vance became a minority owner of Pella Lenexa in 2019.

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n May 19, Mills Ranch hosted KCHBA for a night in Margaritaville in support of HBA-PAC. Those in attendance were treated to specialty margaritas and rum punch served by Top Shelf Bartending and a tropical spread provided by Brancato’s Catering. The beer pong tournament brought tough competition, with Graham Power of Canaan Stone Works and Mark Crider of Glen-Gery Masonry Supply each walking away with a trophy– a bottle of El Dorado 12 year rum. Thank you to Matt Adam for hosting this event at Mills Ranch. Why Support HBA-PAC?

Vickie Fastnacht (Cornerstone Bank), Maria Koch (KC Lift & Elevator) and Drake Vidrine (NBKC Bank)

The KCHBA’s Political Action Committee, HBA-PAC, enables members to strengthen their civic involvement by helping to elect pro-housing candidates at the local and state level. Due to our advocacy efforts, we gain the attention of candidates who affect crucial decisions on building and economic development and efforts to pass legislation and regulations that protect homeownership. These legislators cast informed votes that make a difference in issues such as growth management, tax breaks, building codes, mandatory fire sprinklers, etc.

membership is one of the strongest supporters in the nation for BUILD-PAC and has twice in recent years ranked as the largest fundraiser in the nation for BUILD-PAC. A portion of those fundraiser contributions are provided to the HBA-PAC, but additional financial support is needed. For more information on HBA-PAC and BUILD-PAC, and what you can do to show support, visit build-pac or contact

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Architectural Design Trend: Purposefully Authentic rchitectural style is influenced Ademographic by many things — time, shifts, new

construction methods and materials, to name just a few. A modern motif is most popular currently, but it is often paired with traditional elements to add authenticity to the design. Contemporary and transitional designs still wow buyers and both styles are more refined than in years past, while traditional design is becoming less fussy and rigid. Today, there appears to be more mindfulness in architecture and design with homes and communities showcasing new layers and depth to design. It is purposeful and carefully curated. Authenticity is important and a primary goal in all aspects of design. This is achieved through embracing existing landscapes, careful editing and paying attention to materiality, proportions and details. “The Midwest continues to be somewhat insular to trends predominantly driven by the

coastal areas of the country,” said Clint Evans, co-president of NSPJ Architects. “This has been the main reason why we have seen such an interest in modern architecture in the city these past few years. People travel to the coast and come back with fresh inspirations of building and landscape design that predominantly allows for seamless indoor/outdoor living.”

More sophisticated indoor/outdoor connections is definitely a growing trend. Maximizing natural light makes homes feel more welcoming, vibrant and can be a mood booster. Sunny spaces can supply an ample amount of vitamin D for home dwellers.

With this in mind, architects are looking for every opportunity to add visual and physical connections to nature. Windows continue to be bigger and more in number. When total number of windows is limited due to budget, windows are thoughtfully placed to ensure each captures a view, adds natural light and improves the12space.

Additionally, homes now commonly feature multiple outdoor spaces, often creatively layered to respond to changes in weather, gathering size and activity. This layered approach offers flexibility, from ample space to entertain small groups to a relaxing area for gardening or other outdoor family activities. Meanwhile, multifamily projects are right-sizing balconies for residents to offer personal paradises that are livable and furnishable.

With four prominent seasons, connecting the indoors and outdoors certainly looks different in Kansas City than it does in California, which is why NSPJ architects travel with clients to the coasts periodically to become more educated on emerging trends and how to translate this type of effortless living flexibility to meet the demands of Kansas City’s unique climate. Travelling to the coasts also helps to stay in the forefront of not only the design, but also the evolving functions of the home, according to Evans.

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If square footage allows, homeowners are looking to include two kitchens: the primary kitchen for entertaining and a second separate, but adjacent, kitchen for prep. Back alcoves or spacious pantries offer more workspace while solving the problem and mess of fully open kitchens in open plans. “The pantry is quickly adapting to include the mud hall and laundry spaces in certain instances, particularly in homes with smaller square footage,” said Evans.

Although open spaces, kitchens in particular, have steadily trended up in popularity, homeowners are not any less chaotic in the kitchen. Over the years, the pantry evolved from a large kitchen cabinet into a walk-in storage space. This feature has now transcended into a butler’s kitchen off the main one, complete with a secondary sink and all your countertop appliances. Homeowners now prefer the pantry to be a working space that can be tucked away at13any time.

Sanctuary spaces, particularly indoors, are becoming more popular as well. Buyers crave spaces to decompress and build human connections. With activity buzzing throughout the home, a quiet area to unwind after a long day or simply to unplug from devices and screens is a sought-after feature. “Unplug zones” (no or hidden screens) are becoming popular after extended time at home. Small spaces that serve as a comfortable reading nook, meditation area or hobbyist zone are among the top trends for creating these personal spaces. Similarly, owner suites now feature spa-like details and finishes. Outdoor living offers cozy and oasis-like spaces, like sunken fire pits, old-growth trees and warm materiality.

One trend Evans would like to see disappear is what he refers to as the “model home” design. “Every main room in the home is visible from the front door,” he said. “It seems to push the open concept a little too far.” No matter what, Evans says functionality and the clients’ needs must be “woven into a thoughtful and beautiful design.” Photos by NSPJ Architects

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Andrew Teater and Josh Jacobs (Liberty High School Industrial Technology). Teater connected with KC Furnishing Co owner Jeff Huff through KC MADE and has since accepted a job offer with KCFC.

Area Council Highlights Progress in Building a Workforce


he 2020-2021 Workforce Development scholarships were presented at the Plaza Grand Street Café on May 26 during the Building a Workforce Area Council. Scholastic scholarships benefit graduating high school seniors who have chosen to continue their education at a two-year or four-year institution. Career Ready scholarships are awarded to graduating seniors seeking to immediately enter the workforce after graduation. Funds can be used to purchase necessary tools and PPE. Congratulations to this year’s recipients!

local educational stakeholders to find ongoing opportunities for the next generation of the new home construction workforce, as well as educate that same group on existing opportunities and their benefits.

• $1,000 Scholastic Scholarship: Adrian Flores (Bonner Springs High School), Chase McGraw, Sean Hall (Northland Career Center)

In April, KCHBA teamed up with NARI to host a virtual job fair a number of students attended. Proceeds from this event allowed the Workforce Development Committee to donate $1,200 to the Home Builders Charitable Foundation. has steadily added virtual resources for those interested in the residential construction industry. Current educational videos include “Residential Construction Codes”, “Excavation and Foundation” and “A Day in the Life of a Framer” with more videos on the way.

• $1,000 Career Ready Scholarship: Andrew Teater (Liberty High School), Brett Walker (Northland Career Center), Joseph Zack

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KCHBA has also established a partnership with the Northland Education & Business Alliance (NEBA). In November 2020, NEBA’s Virtual Career Expo saw about 2,500 students log in to learn more about professional opportunities. Three KCHBA members presented their individual residential construction story. This panel consisted of Brian Tebbenkamp (Patriot Homes), Kristen Hampton Casey (Hampton Plumbing) and Austin Haywood (Hermes Landscaping). In February, Angie Beerup of Elevate Design + Build was a featured presenter on a NEBA Industry Executives Roundtable focused on women in the skilled trades.

KCHBA’s Workforce Development Committee has held four educator and industry meetings and seven committee meetings over the past year. This committee continues to plan and connect with

KC Manufacturing and Design Expo (MADE) looked a bit different this year due to Covid-19 restrictions, but five students created eight projects to be entered for competition. In April, KC MADE

KCHBA would also like to recognize the local educators who make this partnership possible. Thank you to Ryan Mellick (Bonner Springs High School), Josh Jacobs (Liberty High School), Dave Pfortmiller (Olathe Advanced Technical Center), Brian Noller and Jacob Blankenship (Northland Career Center), John Amos (Independence School District) and Ed Gouldsmith and Randy Barnes (Excelsior Springs Area Career Center).


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projects were on display at KC Furnishing Co and RE|Crossroads. The public was able to view these pieces in person or online and then vote their favorite for the Peoples Choice Award. Students with top projects walked away with a variety of DeWalt tools and the winners’ schools were awarded $2,225 overall in program grants.

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The third annual Parade of Playhouses ran April 24-May 2. There were student-built entries from four local schools. Eight total playhouse entries were auctioned off and raised $15,000 for Habitat for Humanity KC via the Home Builders Charitable Foundation. David Elliott Shares His Story David Elliott, owner of Construction & Planning Services, shared his powerful personal history of navigating the construction industry at the Building a Workforce Area Council. Elliott was born in Lawrence, Kan., but his career has taken him all over the country and even the globe. Elliott became the owner of C & P Services in 2007.

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Tumultuous financial periods, occasional poor decision-making and many different jobs were notable parts of Elliott’s earlier years, but he was never afraid to dream big. “You’re going to fail, but that’s the best teacher I ever had,” said Elliott. Recently, Elliott has enjoyed working with local educators. He is passionate about workforce development initiatives and showing the construction industry as a legitimate and fulfilling career, both financially and mentally. “I can look down the street and show you a building C & P has worked on. That is a great feeling,” stated Elliott.

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Covid-19 Vaccines and Your Business


he CDC recently issued surprise guidance stating that fully vaccinated people no longer need to wear a mask or physically distance in any setting, except where required by federal, state, or local regulations, including local business and workplace guidance. While the guidance was welcomed by many, the abrupt nature of the release created a lot of questions.

family members. Further, employers must keep employee vaccine information confidential. OSHA had initially signaled that it would require the construction industry to record adverse reactions to COVID-19 vaccines under its 29 CFR 1904 Occupational Injuries and Illnesses recordkeeping requirements. After NAHB and Construction Industry Safety Coalition partners sent a letter and held discussions with key OSHA staff, noting that this requirement might deter vaccinations in the industry, OSHA backed off the requirement and noted that it will not enforce it until May 2022.

How can you tell who is fully vaccinated? The federal government and all states are not requiring proof of vaccination for most activities, so an honor system is in place in public spaces. Many stores, businesses and restaurants still require masks for everyone indoors. Many colleges are requiring vaccination proof for school in the fall. So, while proof is not required by any governments, it is advisable to save your vaccination card and carry it with you.

NAHB is still strongly urging home builders to encourage their workers and subcontractors to get vaccinated. Resources are available on But it should be noted that there is some complexity around businesses urging vaccination.

The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) issued guidance late last year for employers on the question of mandating vaccinations. In short, employers can mandate vaccines, but should allow exceptions for accommodations covered by the Americans with Disabilities Act or religious objections. In addition, the EEOC is clear that employers can ask if an employee has been vaccinated. However, if the employee says they have not received a vaccine, the employer cannot ask why not. Employers also cannot ask employees medical questions about

If an employer incentivizes its employees to get vaccinated (with time off, money or other reward), employees who are not able to receive the vaccine should still be eligible to get the incentive, otherwise it could be seen as unequal treatment and give rise to discrimination claims. NAHB Now, May 27, 2021



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April Maintains Momentum in New Home Construction


he eight-county Kansas City metropolitan area recorded 618 single-family building permits during April, bringing the year-to-date total to 2,042, according to the Home Builders Association of Greater Kansas City’s (KCHBA) monthly Residential Building Permit Statistics report. The monthly average of 510 through April of 2021 exceeds the monthly average during the first four months of 2020 and makes the first third of 2021 the most active since 2017. “The high volume of consumer traffic during our recently concluded Spring Parade of Homes and the speed at which homes are selling demonstrates that demand for single-family residential building continues despite rising materials prices,” said Executive Vice President Will Ruder. “KCHBA members are working diligently to address the significant lack of inventory in the market. Headwinds related to the price of materials and availability of labor are slowing construction timelines and adding costs which affects buyers and builders alike.”

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Year-to-date, single family residential building permits are closely divided between Missouri and Kansas, with 977 issued in Missouri counties and 1,065 in Kansas locales. Kansas City, Mo., (Jackson, Clay and Platte counties) continues to be the top permitting city with 346, followed by Olathe, Kan., with 245, Overland Park, Kan., with 244, Lee’s Summit, Mo., (Cass and Jackson counties) with 210, and Blue Springs, Mo., with 88 rounding out the top five.

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he staff’s training on the new association management software, Growth Zone, is complete. Beginning this month, KCHBA’s staff will officially transition to using Growth Zone fully and beta testing of the software will begin. Once sufficiently tested, staff will introduce the membership to the new platform. The target date for the roll-out to the membership is mid-July.


Residential Building Permit Statistics

Residential Building Permit Statistics APRIL 2021 CASS COUNTY Archie Belton Cass County Cleveland Garden City Harrisonville Lake Winnebago Lee's Summit Peculiar Pleasant Hill Raymore Village of Loch Lloyd

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 MultiS-F M-F Total Family Family Total Units Units Units Units^ Units% Units YTD YTD YTD 0 1 0 0 0 2 5 3 0 4 12 0 27

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0 1 0 0 0 2 5 3 0 4 12 0 27

0 15 0 0 0 4 12 11 0 17 46 0 105

0 49 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 49

0 64 0 0 0 4 12 11 0 17 46 0 154

0 0 2 55 6 0 1 0 0 6 70

0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

0 0 2 55 6 0 1 0 0 6 70

0 5 3 212 19 0 20 0 0 25 284

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28 0 12 0 0 1 9 14 0 59 0 0 0 123

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28 0 12 0 0 1 9 14 0 59 0 0 0 123

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2 0 0 7 6 2 24 0 0 93 92 14 0 35 16 0 291

0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 26 0 0 0 0 0 0 26

2 0 0 7 6 2 24 0 0 119 92 14 0 35 16 0 317

12 0 0 22 16 15 85 0 0 245 244 44 0 78 65 0 826

0 0 0 32 0 0 0 0 0 70 0 0 0 0 0 0 102

12 0 0 54 16 15 85 0 0 315 244 44 0 78 65 0 928

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Single MultiS-F M-F Total Family Family Total Units Units Units Units^ Units% Units YTD YTD YTD LEAVENWORTH COUNTY Basehor 15 0 53 0 15 53 Lansing 0 0 0 0 0 0 Leav. County 26 0 56 0 26 56 Leavenworth 0 0 0 0 0 0 Tonganoxie 1 0 38 0 1 38 42 0 42 147 0 147 WYANDOTTE COUNTY Bonner Springs Edwardsville KCK/Wyandotte Co MIAMI COUNTY Louisburg Miami County Osawatomie Paola Spring Hill Totals

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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

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

Annual Total


2015 2016 240 274 260 408 393 542 437 523 395 503 438 578 399 494 425 536 462 424 459 466 360 417 432 352

2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 457 463 234 355 406 477 463 234 475 482 571 549 357 438 536 562 564 411 434 618 504 598 391 374 567 569 387 421 512 485 471 493 480 514 429 444 514 353 396 557 583 485 500 510 502 354 410 404 468 276 434 461








Comparison of Permits By Units Issued Year to Date

2014 - 2021 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020


S-F Units 1304 1330 1747 2067 2039 1236 1702 2042

M-F Units 1159 999 1348 471 203 846 835 151

Total Units 2463 2329 3095 2538 2242 2082 2537 2193

^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 2021 Home Builders Assoc of Greater Kansas City. All rights reserved.


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Cork & Barrel (8) | $250 • Recognition as a Cork & Barrel Sponsor • 1 Cork Ticket; 1 Event Entry • Digital, print, and social media acknowledgement • Recognition logo at cork/barrel selection area Sparkling (6) l $500 • Recognition as a Decor Sponsor • 1 Cork Ticket & 1 Barrel Ticket; 2 Event Entries • Digital, print, and social media acknowledgement • Recognition logo incorporated into décor

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Rosé (4) l $1,000 • Recognition as a Raffle & Gift Bag Sponsor • 3 Cork Tickets & 1 Barrel Ticket; 4 Event Entries • Digital, print, and social media acknowledgement • Recognition logo in or on gift bags Whiskey (4) l $1,500 • Recognition as an Entertainment Sponsor • 4 Cork Tickets & 2 Barrel Tickets; 6 Event Entries • Digital, print, and social media acknowledgement • Recognition logo by entertainment and games


Libation Station (2) l $2,000 (1 of 2 remaining) • Recognition as the Bar Sponsor • 6 Cork Tickets & 2 Barrel Tickets; 8 Event Entries • Digital, print, and social media acknowledgement • Recognition logo at 1 event bar • Signature drink with company name




Champagne (1) l $2,500 • Recognition as a Food Sponsor • 8 Cork Tickets & 2 Barrel Tickets; 10 Event Entries • Digital, print, and social media acknowledgement • Recognition logo by event food Top Shelf (1) • Recognition as a Location Sponsor • 10 Cork Tickets & 2 Barrel Tickets; 12 Event Entries • Logo on cocktail napkins • Digital, print, and social media acknowledgement • Recognition on social media • Recognition logo on official marketing materials


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