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.
New Home News
CHRIS RAGLAND: HOME BUILDER OF THE YEAR! by Carrie Babbitt - Friday, November 21, 2014
Custom home builder Chris Ragland reaps another award which is bestowed upon her by the Kansas City Home Builders Association! On December 3rd, Ragland will be awarded her plaque and the honor of being selected as the Greater Kansas City  ..
Custom Colors Everywhere: HBC custom homes by Carrie Babbitt - Thursday, November 20, 2014
With so many ways to customize your dream home, counters can make a huge impact on defining your space. Choosing counter tops can be a tough job, especially given the variety of choices you will see. Custom home builder Chris Ragland will help  ..
HBC Custom Builders: Fear No Color by Carrie Babbitt - Monday, November 17, 2014
Custom home builder Chris Ragland's mantra is "Fear No Color." When you walk into a Homes by Chris house, eye-catching colors will be one thing you will immediately notice! Chris encourages her home buyers to push the envelope, and the end resu ..
Building their Story: The Siddens, part 2 by Carrie Babbitt - Wednesday, November 12, 2014
“When we built a house with HBC, we really built a home.” What a powerful statement Angie Sidden made when speaking about the custom home building experience with Homes by Chris. For many reasons, the Sidden family knows their new  ..
HBC Custom Builders: On Top of the World! by Carrie Babbitt - Friday, November 07, 2014
Watch the proper window installation done by one of Homes by Chris's premier framers in the industry. Custom homes are built with extra special care and attention to details. It is fascinating to watch the window installation process whi ..