Funding Opportunities

At times PHDC will have funding opportunities tied to new programs. When we do, we’ll issue a Request for Proposals (RFPs) or Qualifications (RFQs).

RFP for Shallow Rent Pilot Program

PHDC is pleased to issue this Request for Proposals to owners and/or property managers (on behalf of owners) of affordable housing properties with income-restricted rental units that were built or substantially renovated with federal, state or local subsidies.  PHDC is seeking Respondents who are interested in participating in a new program (Shallow Rent Pilot Program) designed to provide monthly rent vouchers, not to exceed $300/month, to tenants who are leasing units in the City of Philadelphia at rent levels that exceed 30% of their gross income.

Pre-bid Meeting
PHDC will hold a pre-bid meeting on 1/22/2020 at 10 AM on the 16th floor of 1234 Market Street

Questions & Requests for Additional Information
All questions and information requests must be directed in writing to by 10 AM on 1/22/2020. Questions, responses, and additional information will be posted on this page of the website within seven (7) business days of the pre-bid meeting.

Submission Deadline
Respondents must submit a proposal  no later than 3/9/2020 at 3:00 PM; absolutely no Response will be accepted after this time.

Submission Process
Responses will only be accepted in either of the following two formats:


Hard copy submission that includes three original print copies in addition to one digital copy saved as a PDF or within a Microsoft Word document on a USB Flash Drive. Hard copy submissions must be hand delivered or sent through registered mail to:

Jane Allen
Community Investment Group, PHDC
1234 Market Street, 16th Floor
Philadelphia PA, 19107

Please download all of the following documents: