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DHCD Releases Solicitation for Offers for Ward 5 Property

Thursday, September 2, 2010
DHCD is seeking Solicitation for Offers for the development of affordable housing at 1831 2nd Street, NE.

(Washington, DC) - On October 7, 2010, the Department of Housing and Community Development (DHCD) released a Solicitation for Offers (SFO) for the development of 1831 2nd Street, NE. Through the SFO, DHCD is seeking public offers to build a development project for affordable housing on the following site:

  • Square/Lot: 3568,0804
  • 1831 2nd Street NE 
  • Vacant Building 
  • Ward 5, zoned   R-4  
  • Eckington neighborhood, not a Historic District
  • Assessed value:  $2.1 million 

The Solicitation for Offers application materials is available for download below and also at the DHCD Housing Resource Center in CD format.  The DHCD Housing Resource Center is located at 1800 Martin Luther King, Jr. Avenue, Washington, DC 20020.  Printed copies of the application will be made available upon request. A pre-bid meeting was held at 10:00 am on Friday, October 22, 2010, at DHCD’s Housing Resource Center. The deadline for submitting proposal applications is 3 pm on Thursday, November 18, 2010.

NOTICE:  A site visit will be conducted Wednesday, October 27 from 10-11 am  What: Second and last Site Visit to 1831 2nd Street, NE.  Date: Wednesday, October 27th Time: 10 – 11am only Release Form: At the site, we will provide you with a “Waiver, Indemnity, and Premises Use” Form prior to entering the property.  Recommended Gear: Since the building is over 70 years old, has no power and has been vacant for over 10 years, we advise that you bring face masks and flash lights and wear work boots and a jacket For additional information and questions, please contact Genevieve Hanson at [email protected] or (202) 478-1355.

**Please note:  for fillable copies of the documents below (where applicable), please contact Genevieve Hanson at [email protected] or (202) 478-1355.

Solicitation for Offers Documents

Solicitation for Offers*

Exhibit A: Property Disposition Agreement*

Exhibit B: PADD - Residential Design & Performance Standards*

Exhibit C: Sample Certified Business Entity Agreement*

Exhibit D: First Source Employment Agreement*

Exhibit E: Right of Entry*

Exhibit F: Developer's Kit*

Exhibit G: Affordable Housing Covenant*

EExhibit H: Construction Covenant*xhibit I: Development Guaranty*

Exhibit J: Special Warranty Deed*

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