The Housing Authority of the County of San Mateo (HACSM) is pleased to announce the release on 4/5/17 of a Request for Proposals (“RFP”) for Section 8 and HUD-VASH Project-Based Vouchers

HACSM is inviting qualified affordable housing developers to submit written proposals for participation in the Section 8 Project-Based Voucher Program and/or the HUD-VASH Project-Based Voucher Program.  Applications will be accepted for units in both new construction and acquisition projects.  The goal is to incent development of new and newly-affordable permanent housing, with a high priority on the creation of permanent affordable apartments for extremely-low income and very-low income households, including those experiencing homelessness and those with other special needs as defined in this RFP.  HACSM will make available up to a total of 87 Section 8 Project-Based Vouchers and up to a total of 28 HUD-VASH Project-Based Vouchers for projects selected as a result of this RFP.  

The deadline for submitting proposals is 4:00 p.m. on Thursday, April 27, 2017.  For details on submitting proposals, please see the RFP posting on the San Mateo County – Department of Housing website (under “NOFA’s, Bids & Proposals”) at www.smchousing.org