Date: May 29, 2018
June 29, 2018 (5 days)
CITY OF DETROIT, OFFICE OF CONTRACTING AND PROCUREMENT ON BEHALF OF THE HOUSING & REVITALIZATION DEPARTMENT DONALD RENCHER, DIRECTOR MICHAEL E. DUGGAN, MAYOR NOTICE OF FUNDING AVAILABILITY, REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS Funded by the US. Department of Housing and Urban Development, Community Development Block Grant (CDBG), the City of Detroit's Housing and Revitalization Department (the "City") is issuing a Request for Proposal (RFP) to obtain experienced technical experts for the following study: Long-Term Affordability Model Feasibility Study and Plan (RFP#18EJ1961): Vendor teams to build a model to leverage public-ownership of land for long term housing and commercial space affordability, and open space management, including green stormwater infrastructure. Components include: real estate economic analysis, affordable housing funding analysis, land trust or community land trust model development, legal review land use analysis, open space productivity financial modeling, capacity measurement, community engagement, and business planning Evaluation Criteria Proposals will be evaluated based on the overall strength of proposed approach, as well as financial and legal analysis capacity, Detroit-specific community engagement experience and capacity, affordable housing transaction expertise, and previous experience of team developing real estate development models for long-term affordability Qualifications Respondents are expected to have experience leading multidisciplinary vendor teams for municipal government clients; conducting real estate market analysis as part core business practice; regularly designing, leading and implementing stakeholder and community engagement plans; evaluating financial performance of open space land uses; planning and designing community land trusts or land trusts that have been implemented and are currently operating; have expertise in affordable housing transactions; and are experienced in providing legal analysis associated with community land trusts or land trusts, and State of Michigan laws and regulations. Qualified Minority Owned Enterprises, Women Owned Enterprises, Disadvantaged Business Enterprises, Veteran Owned Enterprises, Detroit Businesses, and HUD Section 3 Certified Business Concerns are encouraged to submit proposals. Additionally, potential suppliers must register (free) with the U.S. Federal Government's System for Award Management at Contracted suppliers also must register ) with the City of Detroit, Oracle Supplier Portal and submit an ACH Direct Deposit form r payments. To view the RFP AFTER 5:00 PM. EST, WEDNESDAY, MAY 30, visit the City of Detroit web site, Office of Contracting and Procurement, "Suppliers Information," Notice of Funding Availability. Or, view the RFP at www.periscopeholdings.com. Suppliers must register (free) to submit proposals via the link on the City of Detroit's official web portal: Pre-Proposal Submission Meeting and Tele-Conference (Mandatory Attendance during 60-minute Tele-Conference Qualifies Participants as eligible to Submit Proposals): 1:30 p.m. EST, Tuesday, June 12, 2017 Telephone Call in: 866-434-5269 Pticipant Code: 3964948 PROPOSALS DUE in Bid Sync before or by 9:00 a.m. EST, FRIDAY, JUNE 29, 2018. Office of Contracting and Procurement RFP Contact: Elizabeth C. Ayana Johnson, Contracting and Procurement Specialist, (313-224-4616) Email: Notice of Non-Discrimination: The City of Detroit does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, national origin, age, handicap, sex or sexual orientation. Complaint:s may be filed with the City of Detrot, Civil Rights, Inclusion, & Opportunity Department (formerly Human Rights Department), 12TH Floor, Coleman A. Young Municipal Center Detroit, Michigan 48226.