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Become a GCRA Contractor

Create a Lasting Impact in the Lives of Greenville County Residents

Through our work with builders and contractors, GCRA offers the dream of affordable homeownership to new buyers throughout Greenville County. Our efforts also allow us to provide safe, well-kept communities that spur economic development and pride.  Help us to continue the dream by becoming an approved builder and bidding on projects.

Current Bid Opportunities

New Construction: 301 Old Paris Mountain Road

GCRA will receive sealed bids for new construction at 301 Old Paris Mountain Road (in the Brutontown community), Greenville, SC 29609. Bid documents are linked below. Scale plans are available at GCRA’s office; please contact Joe Smith (864-242-9801, ext. 117) to arrange pickup of copies.

Sealed, notarized bids are due by 4:30 p.m. EDT on Thursday, October 3, 2019 at the GCRA offices. At this time and place, all bids will be publicly opened and read aloud.

Invitation to Bid

Bid Documents

Work Write-Up

Plot Plan


New Construction: 211 & 233 Whitney Street, Slater

GCRA will receive sealed bids for new construction at 211 and 233 Whitney Street, Slater, SC 29683. Bid documents are linked below for each property. Scale plans are available at GCRA’s office; please contact Joe Smith (864-242-9801, ext. 117) to arrange pickup of copies.

SPECIAL NOTES FOR THIS JOB: While we do require separate bids/pricing/paperwork for both properties, contracts will be awarded to the lowest aggregate bidder (“winner-take-all”), and the winning firm must be able to construct all four houses at once.  Proceed expected to be in October; contractor must be able to start work immediately.

Sealed, notarized bids are due by 4:30 p.m. EDT on Thursday, October 3, 2019 at the GCRA offices. At this time and place, all bids will be publicly opened and read aloud.

Bid Documents for 211 Whitney Street

Invitation to Bid

Bid Documents

Work Write-Up

Plot Plan


Bid Documents for 233 Whitney Street

Invitation to Bid

Bid Documents

Work Write-Up

Plot Plan



Miller Place Court Final Paving, Mauldin

GCRA will receive sealed, notarized bids for final paving at Miller Place Court on Journey Lane in Mauldin, SC.  Bids are due 10:00 a.m. EDT on October 9, 2019 at the GCRA offices.  Full bid document and drawings available below.

Bid Document

DWG 4

Plan Drawing

Wage Determination: SC48

Bid Results

The following are the winning bids for GCRA projects from the last 60 days.

689 Ruddy Creek Circle, Greer
The winning bid for new construction at 689 Ruddy Creek Circle in the City of Greer was $130,900, received from Great Southern Homes, Inc.

693 Ruddy Creek Circle, Greer
The winning bid for new construction at 693 Ruddy Creek Circle in the City of Greer was $128,900, received from Great Southern Homes, Inc.

698 Ruddy Creek Circle, Greer
The winning bid for new construction at 698 Ruddy Creek Circle in the City of Greer was $131,900, received from Great Southern Homes, Inc.

699 Ruddy Creek Circle, Greer
The winning bid for new construction at 699 Ruddy Creek Circle in the City of Greer was $120,900, received from Great Southern Homes, Inc.

1 D Street, Judson
The winning bid for new construction at 1 D Street in the Judson community was $92,600, received from ACA Freewood Contracting, Inc.

103 Rosemary Lane, Fountain Inn
The winning bid for new construction at 103 Rosemary Lane in the City of Fountain Inn was $129,800, received from Great Southern Homes, Inc.

672 Ruddy Creek Circle, Greer
The winning bid for new construction at 672 Ruddy Creek Circle in the City of Greer was $133,800, received from Apostolic Construction, Inc.

680 Ruddy Creek Circle, Greer
The winning bid for new construction at 680 Ruddy Creek Circle in the City of Greer was $127,200, received from Apostolic Construction, Inc.

690 Ruddy Creek Circle, Greer
The winning bid for new construction at 690 Ruddy Creek Circle in the City of Greer was $129,200, received from Apostolic Construction, Inc.

694 Ruddy Creek Circle, Greer
The winning bid for new construction at 694 Ruddy Creek Circle in the City of Greer was $120,200, received from Apostolic Construction, Inc.

Want to See Bid Results Older than 60 Days? Contact Us

Recent Projects

Greer

GCRA has redeveloped this former mobile home park off Biblebrook Road in the City of Greer into a new affordable home subdivision with new homes now under construction on Ruddy Creek Circle.

Brutontown

GCRA has built more than 70 houses over the past decade. We continue to build affordable houses in different sections of the community; we are currently building homeownership units on Walcott Street with more to come on Walcott and Scott Streets as well as Old Paris Mountain Road. Additional homeownership and rental opportunities will be available in the near future.

Travelers Rest

GCRA builds new, Energy Star-rated, affordable homes for the municipalities of Fountain Inn, Greer, Mauldin, Simpsonville, and Travelers Rest. This beautiful home with a large rocking-chair front porch was constructed in 2018 on Lipscombe Drive in the city limits of Travelers Rest.

Approved Contractors

If you’re interested in bidding on any GCRA job, you must first apply to become a GCRA-approved residential builder or general contractor. To be approved, please submit an application along with the following supporting documents:

  • Residential builder or general contractor’s license
  • General Liability and Workers’ Compensation insurance certificate
  • W-9 Form
  • Renovation Repair & Painting Rule (RRP) certification for contractors who wish to bid on projects for repair of existing homes

All contractors must comply with GCRA’s General Construction Specifications. Please familiarize yourself with this document.

DOWNLOAD APPLICATION

The Redevelopment Authority is an equal employment opportunity organization and prohibits job discrimination because of race, color, religion, sex, handicap or national origin.

The Redevelopment Authority reserves the right to reject any or all bids or to waive any formalities in the bidding process. Potential contractors need proof of license, general liability and workers’ compensation insurance, responsible credit, and prior professional work.

Current RFP Opportunities

RFQ for Professional Consulting Services for Brownfields Program

The Greenville County Redevelopment Authority invites interested parties to submit Requests for Qualification (RFQs) for a three-year contract to provide environmental and engineering consulting services in support of its Brownfields program. GCRA is looking for firms with documented experience providing Brownfields grant-related consulting services. The project objectives include supporting a successful Brownfields program by assisting GCRA with development and implementation of future grants.

Submission Deadline: 1:00 pm (EDT), October 18, 2019

Please click here for full RFQ with all necessary details.

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