Request for Proposals
To Provide Legal Services as Bond Counsel for Single Family and/or Multifamily Housing Programs
The purpose of this Request for Proposals (RFP) is to solicit proposals, in accordance with the New Mexico Mortgage Finance Authority Procurement Policy, from qualified law firms which by reason of their skill, knowledge, and experience are able to furnish legal services as Bond Counsel to MFA in connection with its single family and/or multifamily housing program (“Offerors”).
The intent of this selection process is to choose one firm to provide legal services as Bond Counsel for MFA’s single family housing program, one firm to provide legal services as Bond Counsel for MFA’s multifamily housing program and one firm to provide legal services for the Tax Exempt Mortgage Backed Securities program (“TEMS”) or a program with a similar structure for both single family and multifamily housing programs.
Offeror may apply for selection to provide legal services as Bond Counsel to MFA’s single family housing program, multifamily program and/or TEMS or a program with a similar structure.
Questions and Answers
Questions pertaining to this RFP and application must be submitted via the MFA website at http://www.housingnm.org/rfp. Then under “Current RFP’s,” select “Bond Counsel Services RFP.” On the Bond Counsel Services RFP page, select the “Bond Counsel Services FAQs” link. Questions will be checked on a daily basis. The FAQ will open the day after the RFP issues and will close on March 15, 2017. To submit your questions, scroll down to the “Ask a question” section, enter your name, email address, and type your question in the “Question” box, type in the two (2) words in the CAPTCHA box and click on “Submit”. MFA will make every attempt to answer questions within two (2) business days
The original and six (6) copies of a proposal must be received by MFA at our office located at 344 Fourth Street S.W., Albuquerque, NM 87102 no later than Tuesday, March 21, 2017 at 3:00 p.m., Mountain Time. Proposals shall be in sealed envelopes marked “Response to Legal Services RFP.”