The Philadelphia Redevelopment Authority (PRA) is the City’s implementation arm for community development, and partner agency with the Department of Planning & Development. Established in 1945, PRA has a rich history and involvement with many of the city’s major redevelopment projects. Today, PRA focuses on investing in equitable communities and building public-private partnerships to promote social impact.

New Program

Restore • Repair • Renew is a new program to help Philadelphia homeowners invest in their homes. Lenders participating in the program are offering 10-year, 3% interest loans that range from $2,500 to $24,999 to eligible homeowners. Loans can fund a range of home repairs that focus on health, safety, weatherization, accessibility, and quality of life. Read the Press Release and download the program  flyer.

Current RFP/RFQ/Bids

PRA has no RFP/RFQ/Bids at this time.

For RFPs for:
Cobbs Creek Market Street (six properties),
Grays Ferry Earp Street et al (19 properties)
Grays Ferry Manton Street et al (24 properties)
visit: http://www.philadelphialandbank.org/Home/RFP

Latest News and Events

PRA and the Land Bank Partner in Garden Preservation Citywide
Greg Heller, Executive Director of PRA said “Our public landholding agencies have been, and will continue to work with our nonprofit and community partners to build and preserve gardens and urban farms – assets so vital to the health and prosperity of our neighborhoods.”

Cantrell Place Celebrates Opening
Cantrell Place, a 61-unit affordable housing community for those 62 and better, celebrated its opening on April 23, 2019.

Lower Eastwick Public Land Strategy Report Released
Today,  March 25, 2019, PRA and the City of Philadelphia are excited to release the Lower Eastwick Public Land Strategy.