3/1/2017 - Request for Proposals - Section 8 Project Based Voucher Program under the Veteran's Affairs Supportive Housing program

The La Crosse Housing Authority invites developers of property in the city of La Crosse to submit proposals for participation in the Section 8 Project Based Voucher Program (PBV) under the Veteran’s Affairs Supportive Housing (VASH) program. Applications are due April 6, 2017 The primary purpose of this allocation is to create new rental units for low income families. The owner must agree to serve chronically homeless veterans using the Housing First model.

Owners will be responsible for all project financing costs and operating expenses. Rents must be comparable with similar rental units in the area and cannot exceed the payment standard of the Housing Authority. All units must be leased to income eligible families referred by the La Crosse Housing Authority.

Note: Participation in the PBV Program requires compliance with Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity Requirements; Federal Labor Standards may apply.

Proposal forms and application can be obtained at the links below or requesting a copy from:
City of La Crosse Housing Authority
1307 Badger Street
La Crosse, WI 54601
Contact Person: Jane Alberts (608) 782-2264

Any questions about the proposal should be submitted to Jane Alberts and all answers to questions will be posted on this site.

Submit proposals to the address in the RFP. Owners/developers will be notified by letter of the acceptance or rejection of their proposals. Applications and supporting documentation MUST be received no later than April 6, 2017 so applicants should factor in mailing time.

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