Government Contract | Alabama
Public Housing Utility Allowance Study

Bid Information

Bid Alert No: 00000413289

Bid Title: Public Housing Utility Allowance Study

Agency Bid No. Title: QSP 2015-20

Received Date: 11/09/2015

Close Date: Not Stated

Purchase Type: Not Stated

Delivery Point:

Delivery Date: Not Stated


Specifications include, but are not limited to:The Department of Housing and Urban Development in accordance with 24 CFRsubpart K Rent and Housing Assistance Payment, 982.517, Utility Allowanceschedule, requires the Montgomery Housing Authority (MHA) to revise itsschedule of utility allowances each year. The MHA must revise its allowance fora utility category if there has been a change of 10 percent or more in the utilityrate since the last time the utility allowance schedule was revised.The utility allowances must be determined based on the typical cost of utilitiesand services paid by energy-conservative households that occupy housing ofsimilar size and type in the same locality. Normal patterns of consumption forthe community as a whole, and current utility rates must be used in thedetermination.The utility allowance schedule and the utility allowance for an individual familymust include the utilities and services that are necessary in the locality toprovide housing that complies with the housing quality standards.The utility allowance schedule must classify utilities and other housing servicesaccording to the following general categories: space heating, air conditioning ;cooking; water heating ; water serer; trash collection (disposal of waste andrefuse); other electric; refrigerator (cost of tenant-supplied refrigerator); range(cost of tenant supplied range); and other specified housing services. Tenant-paid air-conditioning cost must be provided if the majority of housing units inthe market provide central air conditioned units or there is appropriate wiringfor tenant-installed air conditioners

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Product Code: 94649

Agency Information

Issuing Agency: Montgomery City Housing Authority

State: Alabama

Agency Type: State and Local

Contact: Sharon Simpkins-Jones, Procurement

Phone: 334-206-7130

Fax: 334-206-7196




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