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
The following requirements apply to all GCRA projects:
Any bids received which do not comply with the following will not be accepted.
GCRA only accepts sealed bids (wet-sealed or taped closed), which may be delivered by hand, US Mail, UPS, FedEx, or other carrier. Bids may not be submitted via email or other digital format. GCRA takes no responsibility for failure by carrier to deliver bids on time. Bids mailed or shipped must be:
- wet-sealed or taped closed,
- marked clearly with the words “BID ENCLOSED” and the particular project and bid opening date/time,
- and this inner envelope placed into a shipping pack to be addressed to the attention of GCRA’s Operations Director and/or Project Coordinator.
(These and other bidding requirements may be found on the latest edition of the GCRA General Construction Specifications, available for download on the Approved Contractors tab of this web page.)
There are no current bid opportunities.
Please feel free to check back periodically for invitations to bid.
The following are the winning bids for GCRA projects from the last 60 days.
Demolition at 405 Hampton Road, Greer
The winning bid for demolition at 405 Hampton Road in the City of Greer, SC was $4,200, received from Wilma’s Pump and Tank Co., Inc. on February 14, 2020.
209 Berea Forest Circle, Greenville
The winning bid for new construction at 209 Berea Forest Circle was $120,000, received from Corporate Vision, Inc.
102 Telfair Street, Greenville
The winning bid for new construction at 102 Telfair Street was $127,200, received from Apostolic Construction, Inc.
102 Heatherly Drive, Greenville
The winning bid for new construction at 102 Heatherly Drive was $89,200, received from Durham Home Services, Inc.
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.
Want to See Bid Results Older than 60 Days? Contact Us
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.
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.
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.
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
There are currently no requests for proposal/qualifications.