Chris and Roy Ragland founded Homes by Chris, LLC building company in Kansas City, Missouri, with the goal of offering affordable and beautiful homes in the Northland area. They take pride in building impressive, yet affordable, showcase and custom homes with extra touches that make Homes by Chris a step above the others.
Available Homes from custom home builder HBC
We build across Kansas City's Northland in Clay and Platte Counties and are currently building in Copperleaf, Woodneath Farms, Manderley, and Private Gardens.
custom home models and plans
We have many plans to choose from and always welcome custom home designs.

HBC also guarantees satisfaction with interior remodeling projects and finishing basements or other areas of the home.
custom home photo gallery from HBC
View our fresh approach to design and color.
New Home News
Rebuilding Together Clay County by Carrie Babbitt - Wednesday, October 15, 2014
“What can I do to serve others?” “How can I make an impact on my community?” “I have so much to offer, how can I share it with others?” These are things people often wonder, as they have a desire to ..
Part 2 - Their Story: The Gabriels by Carrie Babbitt - Monday, October 13, 2014
For some builders, it’s just a house. For Chris Ragland, it’s a home. There is a family which will live inside its walls….so you build them strong. There is a family which will expand before your eyes…so you give them ..
Chris Ragland featured on Channel 9 News by Carrie Babbitt - Saturday, September 27, 2014
Acting as Kansas City's Home Builders Association's president, custom home builder Chris Ragland was interviewed about the upcoming Fall Parade of Homes. Watch her showcase the Marlo home plan in the Copperleaf subdivision! CLICK HERE:  ..
Chris Ragland: The Face of the HBA's Parade of Homes by Carrie Babbitt - Friday, September 26, 2014
Watch custom home builder Chris knock it out of the park in this interview about today's custom home building trends! Chris really took charge of this interview and made a great impression for Homes by Chris! CLICK HERE: FOX 41 INTERVIE ..
The Dining Room Do-over by Carrie Babbitt - Friday, September 12, 2014
Yes, it is true. Dining rooms are withering away with each passing year. Lifestyles are changing, there is no question about that. With an increase in work-from-home opportunities, families are finding a greater need for office spaces rat ..