Request for Proposal (RFP) Sales


The Large property Request for Proposals are larger parcels of commercial or industrial land, suitable for a variety of development opportunities. These parcels, or combination of parcels have been identified as Development Ready sites. The following links will have a variety of information about the sites, as well as proper contact information, proposal forms and requirements, due dates, and various other information sources about the proposed sites. 





Small Property Request for Proposal (RFP) sale, the City of Rochester offers commercial or mixed-use buildings, residential structures that may have specific development requirements, and parcels of vacant land that are suitable for development. Interested buyers are required to submit a Proposal Outline detailing their plans for renovation or construction, estimated costs, financing plan and timetable for completion.  (Please see submission deadline on each individual listing.)

If the property is currently
improved with a building please download the  RFP Dev Proposal  
If the property is currently vacant land please download and fill out the Development Proposal Outline for Vacant Land   
Interested purchasers should also download and read the RFP Terms & Conditions 

*Notes:  Make sure to complete the Purchaser information form for all buyers (included in proposal outline). Ensure that you show proof of funds in your name sufficient for both the purchase price and the rehabilitation or built-out costs as proposed (this can be money in the bank, or a commitment letter from a lender).  

477 Lyell Ave 

C-1 Vacant Lot

This property is being offered for a sealed bid, with minimum bid of $3000. A development proposal must accompany the bid form, and a refundable $1000 cashiers check or money order is due upon submission.   Proposal Due Date: Friday, November 20, 2020 at 4PM.

Development Proposal Outline for Vacant Land  
Terms and Conditions