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August 5, 2014 3:28 PM

Editorial: Home building permits should come with expectations

The most recent survey by the Home Builders Association of Greater Kansas City brought the good news that permits issued for new single-family home construction reached their highest level in June since 2007, the year the housing bubble popped. Not surprisingly, Johnson County led the way, with 139 of a total 359 permits issued in the metropolitan area.

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