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The SHA Procurement Department is committed to providing equal opportunity for all business enterprises to participate in the procurement activities of needed services, supplies and equipment.

If you are interested in doing business with the SHA, you are encouraged to complete a Vendor Profile Packet. Once registered, your company will be added to the SHA Bidder’s/Vendor List, and you will receive e-mails of those solicitations which match your company profile.

The SHA’s Procurement Department advertises its solicitations on SHA’s website, and its formal solicitations in local newspapers.

Please contact SHA’s Procurement Department at to request additional information.

Request for Proposals (RFP’s)

RFP for Legal Services for Real Estate & Development (December 4, 2023)

The Selma Housing Authority (“SHA”) invites proposals from qualified individuals and/or firms to serve as Legal Counsel on the agency’s real estate transactions including the conversion to Rental Assistance Demonstration. Through the Request for Proposal (“RFP”) process, the successful respondent will
demonstrate the ability and experience to perform legal counsel services related to real estate and development transactions. 

All inquiries related to this RFP are to be directed in writing to Julius Howard at no later than December 11, 2023, at 12 pm EST. The responses to the questions will be posted on on December 13, 2023. Proposals in response to this “RFP” (one electronic copy) are due no later than December 27, 2023, at 3:00 PM CST.

RFP Housing Choice Voucher Program Project Based Vouchers

To provide additional affordable housing, Selma Housing Authority (SHA, the Authority) is seeking to place project-based vouchers in new or rehabilitated projects, with a preference for those agreeing to serve as off-site replacement units residents of GWC Homes and other SHA public housing sites. Therefore, SHA is accepting proposals from property owners and developers for the Project-Based Housing Choice Voucher (HCV or Section 8) Program. Qualified existing developments or new construction and rehabilitation projects may be awarded 1 to 20-year contracts renewable to a total of 40 years. Benefits to the property owner include increased and stabilized income and occupancy for the contract period.

Proposals will be accepted by SHA on an on-going basis until all units have been awarded, or the RFP is withdrawn, or at the end of six months. However, available funding is limited, and proposals will be reviewed in the order they are received, and the Authority will provide notice regarding approval of proposals and a conditional reservation of funding within 60 days of proposal submission.

The complete Request for Proposals (RFP), which is available from the Authority, details the goals, eligibility requirements, proposal submission contents and instructions, and reporting requirements for program participation. Proposals will be scored against the detailed criteria, and shall meet a minimum scoring threshold to be approved.
Qualified sites may receive rental subsidy for qualified tenants in up to 25% of the units up to 25 units in a family development (whichever is greater), or up to 100% of the units in a development for seniors, or developments providing permanent supportive housing for special needs populations including the homeless, as laid out in the RFP.
All proposals submitted in response to this solicitation shall conform to all of the required specifications outlined within this document and any designated attachments in its entirety.

Interested parties may obtain a copy of the full RFP from the download button below. Questions regarding this RFP should be addressed in writing to Kennard Randolph, President/CEO, Selma Housing Authority, P.O. Box 950, Selma, Alabama 36702 or submitted by e-mail to