Requests for Bids

Invitation to Bid: Demolition at 301 Old Paris Mountain Road, Brutontown

GCRA will receive sealed bids for demolition at 301 Old Paris Mountain Road (Brutontown community), Greenville, SC 29609.  Note that there is an asbestos abatement project design below for reference as well as the asbestos report itself.  Bids will be accepted until 10:00 a.m. on Friday, March 22, 2019 at the Redevelopment Authority. At this time and place, all bids will be publicly opened and read aloud.

Please contact John Merritt at (864) 242-9801, extension 107, or at  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it  with any questions.

Invitation to Bid

Bid Documents

Work Write-Up

Asbestos Report

Asbestos Abatement Project Design


Seeking Qualified Contractors

GCRA is seeking qualified contractors to bid on projects to include new construction of single-family homes as well as repair work on owner-occupied homes.  General contractors or residential home builders (not subs) applying must have current SC Builder’s License and liability and workmans’ compensation insurance.  To apply or to inquire further, please contact GCRA’s Operations Director, Joe Smith, at (864) 242-9801, extension 117, or at  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it


PLEASE NOTE: All bids must be submitted in a sealed envelope and labeled with firm/contractor, address of job, and date.


In order to bid any GCRA job, you must be an approved residential or general contractor.  To apply to become a GCRA-approved contractor, please submit the application, along with the following:

  • residential or general contractor's license
  • liability and workers' compensation insurance information
  • W-9 form
  • Renovation Repair & Painting Rule (RRP) certification

If you have any questions about becoming an approved contractor eligible to bid GCRA jobs, please contact Joe Smith, Operations Director, at (864) 242-9801, extension 117.  You may obtain a copy of GCRA's General Construction Specifications here in PDF format.  NOTE: the Specifications were fully updated and published here in January 2019; all previous versions are obsolete. Please be sure to familiarize yourself with the new document.


The Redevelopment Authority is an equal employment opportunity organization and prohibits job discrimination because of race, color, religion, sex, handicap or national origin.

The Redevelopment Authority reserves the right to reject any or all bids or to waive any formalities in the bidding process. Potential contractors need proof of license, liability and workman's compensation insurance, responsible credit and prior professional work.