Request for Proposals

The School District of Pittsburgh
Sale and Reuse of Surplus Properties

RFP Release Date: January 9, 2017

Proposal Deadline: March 6, 2017


Cick here to download the complete RFP for the former

School Buildings and Vacant Land Parcels (PDF 3.78MB)


At the direction of the District, upon the release of this Request For Proposals and during the conclusion of the selection process, there shall be no communication between any prospective respondents, their lobbyist(s) or agent(s) and any employee of the District or its elected Board of Directors. Any violation of this provision by any prospective firm and/or its agent shall be grounds for immediate disqualification.


Notice: The Former McNaugher School Property Has Been Withdrawn From This RFP

Questions and Answers from the Pre-Proposal Conference on
January 30, 2017

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Note, some answers have changed after consultation with the District.


Fourth River Development, as agent for The School District of Pittsburgh, is pleased to announce the offering of the following properties for sale:

Group A 9 former operating schools plus one large vacant parcel (23+ acres).

Northview McNaugher Mann Beltzhoover
Bon Air Fort Pitt Belmar New Homestead (LAND)
Arlington Elementary Arlington Middle    

Group B 12 small vacant land parcels located throughout the City of Pittsburgh.

Click on the Acessors Parcel Numbers below for details

APN 003-5-077 (South Side Slopes) APN 174-L-349 (Homewood)
APN 050-B-156 (Garfield) APN 190-D-012 (Overbrook)
APN 054-F-081 (Greenfield) APN 190-D-017 (Overbrook)
APN 054-K-001 (Greenfield) APN 173-G-067 (Lincoln Lemington)
APN 174-A-202 (Homewood) APN 011-E-208 (Hill District)
APN 174-L-347 (Homewood) APN 023-G-264 (Allegheny Center)

Bidders may submit proposals for any individual property or group of properties.  Proposals to purchase multiple properties may receive special consideration during the evaluation process

The timeline for the RFP is as follows:

Release of RFP  January 9, 2017
Property Inspections January 24-26, 2017
Pre-Proposal Conference January 30, 2017
Written Questions Due February 6, 2017
Responses Posted February 10, 2017
Proposals Due March 6, 2017  12:00 pm
Proposal Opening March 6, 2017   2:00 pm
Proposals Posted on Website March 9, 2017