Request For Qualifications- Development Services for SHA for Possible Turnkey Development of the Appleway Site

The Spokane Housing Authority (SHA) is seeking a development entity (hereinafter referred to as “Turnkey Developer”) interested in serving as the Turnkey Developer for the development of the Appleway Site to respond to this Request for Qualifications (RFQ).

The Turnkey Developer selected through this process must demonstrate the expertise, capacity, and track record to
redevelop the site.

All questions or requests for clarifications regarding this RFQ must be submitted in writing and directed to the following email address: [email protected]. SHA will disregard any communications sent in any other manner with respect to this RFQ.
All questions or requests for clarification concerning this RFQ must be received by SHA no later than 12:00 PM Pacific Time, on April 19, 2024. Questions or requests for clarifications received after this time and date will not be considered.

Submittal Deadline:

Submittals must be received by SHA no later than 5:00 pm Pacific time on May 8, 2024. SHA will only accept electronic bookmarked pdfs to SHA’s Sharepoint Upload Folder.

SHA will not consider any submittals received after the deadline. SHA will provide all responders with an acknowledgment of
receipt. All submittals received will become the property of SHA.

Request For Qualifications- General Contractor for the Hifumi-en Apartments Project in Spokane, WA

Hifumi-en LLLP as owner and Spokane Housing Authority as developer (together referred to herein as “SHA”) are requesting interested general contractors to submit their qualifications to provide general contractor services including pre-construction, sitework, offsite infrastructure, building construction, and building demolition for the Hifumi-en Apartments. This project includes new construction of an 86-unit 3-story apartment building and demolition of the existing 41-unit Hifumi-en apartment building all at the Spokane, WA addresses listed above with estimated hard construction costs between $20-22M. This estimated cost includes contractor overhead, profit, bond and general conditions but excludes sales tax, furnishings, and contingency. Hifumi-en Apartments LLLP intends to enter a negotiated construction contract with the successful general contractor.

Full RFQ – pdf format

RFQ Submission
Interested general contractors (“submitters”) must complete documentation required in Part II of this RFQ and return via email to Spokane Housing Authority by 4:30 PM on Monday, July 17, 2023. Submissions must be emailed to [email protected].
This RFQ is coordinated by Paul Trautman. Submitters may contact Mr. Trautman at [email protected] or 509-252-7148 with RFP questions until 4:30 PM on July 12 (the Clarification Deadline) or to confirm timely receipt of their RFQ submission. RFQ responses will be reviewed and, depending on the number of responses, screened to create a short list of firms for interview. The owner will select the most qualified firm to deliver the requested General Contractor services.

Request For Qualifications- Architectural/Engineering(A&E) Services

The Spokane Housing Authority (SHA) is seeking a qualified professional firm to provide architect-engineer services for the design and construction observation of an 86-unit residential building on East 8th Avenue near the Perry District.

Addendum 1 (posted 1/26/2023)

Responses will be accepted until 2:00 P.M., Monday, February 6, 2023 

RFQ Architect-Engineer for Hifumi-En Development



Please submit hard copies as described in the offering to:  

Spokane Housing Authority 

Attn: Gary Harper
Procurement Specialist
25 W. Nora Ave
Spokane, WA 99205 


If deemed necessary, interviews of qualified firms based on SHA criteria will be carried out following review of submissions. Final selection shall take place on or before Friday February 17, 2023. 


For questions, please contact Gary Harper, Procurement Specialist, Spokane Housing Authority via email [email protected].