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Selection process

The Division of Housing and Community Development (DHCD) usually selects organizations to develop affordable housing or provide housing services through:

  • Requests for Proposals (RFPs).
  • Requests for Qualifications (RFQs).
  • Requests for Applications (RFAs).


RFP for Affordable Rental and Special-Needs Housing Development, April 2022

The Division of Housing and Community Development (DHCD) is soliciting proposals to finance the development of rental and special-needs units designed to serve low- and moderate-income households using funding from the Philadelphia Housing Trust Fund (HTF), Neighborhood Preservation Initiative (NPI), federal HOME and Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funds. This Request for Proposals (RFP) is designed to assist in providing gap financing for rental projects that will seek Low Income Housing Tax Credits (LIHTC) from the Pennsylvania Housing Finance Agency (PHFA). PHFA’s deadline to submit LIHTC applications is June 30, 2022.

Please visit the PHDC website to view this opportunity, questions and answers, and to submit a proposal.

Previous opportunities

We’ve kept some previous RFPs on our site to give you a clear idea of what to expect.