The purpose of this Request for Proposals ("RFP") is to solicit proposals for the redevelopment and disposition of vacant land owned by the Boston Redevelopment Authority doing business as the Boston Planning & Development Agency (“the BPDA”). This land consists of approximately 29,153 square feet of vacant land in the South Cove Urban Renewal Area, Project No. Mass. R-92, Parcel P-12C, located at 290 Tremont Street (the “Property”) in the Housing Priority Area of the Midtown Cultural Zoning District of Downtown Boston.
The Property, which comprises of Assessors’ Parcel Number 0305599030 and Assessors’ Parcel Number 0305599010, is available for disposition through a long-term ground lease for redevelopment into a mixed-use building that shall include affordable housing units. Additional permissible uses include market-rate housing, non-profit, and/or commercial uses. Proposals will be subject to review and approval by the BPDA, the Mayor’s Office of Housing (“MOH”), and the City of Boston (the “City”), and will include an assessment of compliance with applicable planning and zoning controls, as well as alignment with the development objectives and guidelines described herein.
All respondents must register when downloading the RFP to ensure they receive any addendum. Requests for clarification or any questions about the RFP must be submitted by email to Emma Bird, BPDA Senior Real Estate Development Officer, at [email protected]. The BPDA will not respond to any requests for clarification or questions concerning the RFP received after July 6, 2023.
Proposals must be delivered in a sealed envelope and labeled "Parcel P-12C RFP Submission" no later than Thursday, July 20, 2023 at 12:00 pm (noon) to Teresa Polhemus, Executive Director/Secretary, at One City Hall Square, Ninth Floor, Boston, MA 02201.