Inclusionary Housing - Professional Services Request for Proposals

ISSUE DATE: May 8, 2020
SUBMISSIONS DUE: June 16, 2020

INTRODUCTION

The Baltimore City Department of Housing and Community Development (“DHCD”) is issuing this Request for Proposals (“RFP”) seeking qualified consultants with experience in affordable and mixed-income housing development, housing demand and feasibility analyses, zoning, and inclusionary housing ordinances.

Key deliverables include an assessment and evaluation of the City’s current Inclusionary Housing Law, recommendations to increase its effectiveness and to work with DHCD, other City agencies and stakeholders to prepare revised legislation and program guidelines. Based on this RFP, the City may select an applicant, and negotiate and enter into a consultant agreement with such applicant.

VIEW/DOWNLOAD RFP HERE  (see note below regarding RFP addendum issued)

All submissions must include the following signed attachments:

Authorization to Submit
Commitment to Comply
Employ Baltimore Certification
Organizational Disclosures

View Sample Analysis Narrative Here

View Responses to Questions Here


ADDENDUM
PROFESSIONAL SERVICES REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS
INCLUSIONARY HOUSING REQUIREMENTS
 

Please be advised that as of May 22, 2020, the following revisions have been made to the Professional Services Request for Proposals Inclusionary Housing Requirements issued on May 8, 2020:

CHANGES TO SECTION 2.0 SCHEDULE
Please be advised that the schedule has been revised as indicated in the following table:

Addendum

CHANGE TO SECTION 4.2.2 POLICY AND LEGISLATIVE FRAMEWORK-DEMAND ANALYSIS
Please be advised that Section 4.2.2, Provide a demand analysis based on the current and projected pipeline of market rate rental units to help forecast the potential number of Inclusionary units and cost to make them affordable, has been revised as follows:

Provide cost scenarios based on the pipeline of market rate units to help determine the number of units that could be made affordable and the cost to make them affordable at various levels of the Area Median Income.