2014-15 CDBG & HOME Programs
Housing Construction/Rehabilitation Program Application
Date: April 29, 2014
The City of Independence is seeking proposals from for-profit developers, non-profit developers, and non-profit housing service providers for the development or preservation of housing opportunities affordable to low and moderate income households. Resources offered through this Request for Proposals (RFP) include federal CDBG and HOME funds awarded to the City by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.
Eligible applicants include: 1) local redevelopment authorities; 2) not-for-profit entities with a current 501(c)3 status from the Internal Revenue Service; 3) for-profit entities; 4) limited liability companies; and 5) partnerships with a history of successful development/rehabilitation of affordable housing. Applicants that do not have experience with federally-assisted housing development are encouraged to partner with for-profit entities that possess expertise and experience in successful community and economic development, project development, and/or housing finance and development.
The City will accept applications until 5:00 p.m., May 30, 2014.
Questions regarding the attached RFP should be e-mailed to:
Christina Leakey, Community Programs Supervisor, firstname.lastname@example.org