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
Irrigation & Landscaping for Miller Place Court, Mauldin, SC
Neal Prince Studio, on behalf of GCRA, is accepting bids for irrigation and landscaping at the Miller Place Court duplex project at the corner of Miller and Old Mill Roads in Mauldin, SC. Bids are due Monday, August 26, 2019 by 5:00 p.m. EST. Full bid document and drawings available below.
New Construction: 689, 693, 698, & 699 Ruddy Creek Circle, Greer
GCRA will receive sealed bids for new construction at 689, 693, 698, & 699 Ruddy Creek Circle, Greer, SC 29651. 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 all three 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 early September; contractor must be able to start work immediately.
Sealed, notarized bids are due by 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, August 7, 2019 at the GCRA offices. At this time and place, all bids will be publicly opened and read aloud.
Bid Documents for 689 Ruddy Creek Circle
Bid Documents for 693 Ruddy Creek Circle
Bid Documents for 698 Ruddy Creek Circle
Bid Documents for 699 Ruddy Creek Circle
Poe Mill Park Site Improvement project
The Greenville County Redevelopment Authority will receive sealed bids for the Poe Mill Park Site Improvement project until 3:00 pm (EST) on Tuesday, September 10, 2019 at 301 University Ridge, Suite 2500, Greenville, South Carolina 29601, at which time and place all bids received will be publicly opened and read aloud. A “Bid Guaranty” of not less than five percent (5%) is required.
MANDATORY Pre-Bid Conferences (choose one to attend) will be held on Friday, August 2, 2019 at 9:00 a.m. and Monday, August 12, 2019 at 9:00 a.m. on-site (corner of A Street and Buncombe Road, Greenville, SC). Requests for Information may be submitted until 12:00 noon on Friday, August 16, 2019.
Scope of Work: Demolish and remove all structures adjoining Buncombe Road. (Area will be identified during site visit.) Certified clean dirt will be brought in to fill void, and level area. Remove cement pad near A Street. (This will also be identified during the site visit.) Grade disturbed dirt to match flow of land. Stabilize area with grass, and straw. This will be done in accordance with the SWPPP and bid documents, attached. Please refer to plans for exact location. Contract Documents including Plan drawings are included in this bid package.
The following are the winning bids for GCRA projects from the last 60 days.
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.
301 Old Paris Mountain Road, Brutontown
The winning bid for demolition at 301 Old Paris Mountain Road in the Brutontown community was $61,935, received from DH Griffin Wrecking Company, Inc.
211 Whitney Street, Slater-Marietta
The winning bid for demolition at 211 Whitney Street in the Slater-Marietta community was $9,100, received from Wilma’s Pump & Tank, 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 no current opportunities available.