Development RFPs

PHDC solicits Request for Proposals (RFPs) from developers to acquire and develop parcels located in various Philadelphia neighborhoods.

Current Development RFPS

PHDC has two RFPs at this time.


RFP for 8401 Lindbergh Boulevard

Please note revised deadlines and additional document (as of 2/12/2020).
PHDC issues this RFP from experienced and qualified developers for the purchase and redevelopment of the publicly-owned parcels located at 8401 Lindbergh Boulevard, located in Southwest Philadelphia’s Eastwick neighborhood. The Project Site is a vacant 4.5-acre tract at the northwest corner of 84th Street and Lindbergh Boulevard and is owned by Philadelphia Redevelopment Authority (PRA). This RFP follows the completion of the Lower Eastwick Public Land Strategy — a planning and feasibility report that was developed with significant community engagement. Each Proposal must follow the recommendations of this Public Land Strategy. A primary goal of the Project is to redevelop the Project Site in a way that responds to the community’s feedback, and so that the Project creates an amenity that serves the community through meaningful social impact.

Mandatory Prebid Meeting and Intention to Submit
A mandatory pre-bid meeting will be held at 1234 Market Street, 16th Floor, on Friday, February 7, 2020, at 10:00 AM. The names and contact information for all attendees at the pre-bid meeting will be posted on this page as public information.

Questions and Request for Addition Information
All questions and requests for additional information should be directed in writing to RFP@PHDC.phila.gov with the address of the Property in the subject line. Questions will only be accepted until Friday, February 21, 2020, by 3:00 PM. Questions and/or requests for additional information and the PRA’s responses to them will be posted on this page.

Submission Deadline
Applicants must submit proposals no later than Tuesday, April 7, 2020, at 3:00 PM; absolutely no Proposals will be accepted after that time.

Submission Process
Proposal submission will be accepted in either of the following:

or

Hard Copy Submission – Submit 3 original copies of the Proposal and one electronic copy on a USB Flash Drive to PHDC via hand delivery or registered mail. Files on the USB Flash Drive may only be in Microsoft Word or Adobe PDF. Applicants may hand deliver or send proposals via registered mail to:

Department of Land Management
PHDC
1234 Market Street, 16th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19107

Public Presentation and Public Comment Period
Following the submission date, PHDC will organize a community meeting at which shortlisted Applicants will be required to publicly present their plans as part of this application process. After this meeting, PHDC will post the final Proposals on its website for an open public comment period.

Please download all of the following documents:

RFP for 2900 South 81st Street

Please note revised deadlines and additional document (as of 2/12/2020).
This RFP seeks qualified developers to provide proposals for the purchase and development/rehab of the structure and surrounding lot at 2900 S. 81st Street located in Southwest Philadelphia’s Eastwick neighborhood. The Property is owned by the School District of Philadelphia (SDP) and includes the former Communications Technology High School. The Philadelphia Redevelopment Authority (PRA) is offering the Property for sale as agent for SDP. This RFP follows the completion of the Lower Eastwick Public Land Strategy — a planning and feasibility report that was developed with significant community engagement. Each Proposal must follow the recommendations of this Public Land Strategy. A primary goal of the Project is to redevelop the Project Site in a way that responds to the community’s feedback, and so that the Project creates an amenity that serves the community through meaningful social impact.

Mandatory Prebid Meeting and Intention to Submit
A mandatory pre-bid meeting will be held at the Property on Thursday, February 6, 2020, at 10:00 AM. The names and contact information for all attendees at the mandatory pre-bid meeting will be posted on this page as public information.

Questions and Request for Addition Information
All questions and requests for additional information should be directed in writing to RFP@PHDC.phila.gov with the address of the Property in the subject line. Questions will only be accepted until Friday, February 21, 2020, by 3:00 PM. Questions and/or requests for additional information and the PRA’s responses to them will be posted on this page.

Submission Deadline
Applicants must submit proposals no later than Tuesday, April 7, 2020, at 3:00 PM; absolutely no Proposals will be accepted after that time.

Submission Process
Proposal submission will be accepted in either of the following:

or

Hard Copy Submission – Submit 3 original copies of the Proposal and one electronic copy on a USB Flash Drive to PHDC via hand delivery or registered mail. Files on the USB Flash Drive may only be in Microsoft Word or Adobe PDF. Applicants may hand deliver or send proposals via registered mail to:

Department of Land Management
PHDC
1234 Market Street, 16th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19107

Public Presentation and Public Comment Period
Following the submission date, PHDC will organize a community meeting at which shortlisted Applicants will be required to publicly present their plans as part of this application process. After this meeting, PHDC will post the final Proposals on its website for an open public comment period.

Please download all of the following documents:


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