Housing Market Data Tender

Housing Market Data Tender

Contract value:£0 – £80,000. The Homes and Communities Agency (HCA) wish to appoint a supplier to provide housing market data including data on house prices and the private rent market, for a period of up to 5 years.

Reference number: HCAP13119

Deadline date:17/04/2013

This deadline is for… Expressions of interest and receipt of tenders

Contract value:£0 – £80,000

Location where the contract is to be carried out: Milton Keynes

Is this suitable for smaller suppliers? Yes

Is this contract suitable for a voluntary, community and social enterprise organisations? No

Name of the buying organisation: Homes and Communities Agency


Description of the contract

The Homes and Communities Agency (HCA) wish to appoint a supplier to provide housing market data including data on house prices and the private rent market, for a period of up to 5 years. The tender is also split into four lots – House Price, Rental, Commercial and Land Values data.



Classification of the contract

72319000 Data supply services

Additional information

Contract type: Services – Unspecified

Is it a framework agreement? No

Is this contract related to a programme of funding? No

Contract will be awarded based on: Most economically advantageous tender in terms of: The criteria stated in the contract documents

Estimated length of contract: 60 Months


Who to contact

Contact name Monika Newsum-Smith

Organisation name Homes and Communities Agency

Address CBX II , 406-412 Midsummer Boulevard, , Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, MK9 2EA

Telephone 03001234500

Extension number:


How to apply

To apply for this contract please e-mail us at market.intelligence@hca.gsi.gov.uk including your contact details and the tender reference number detailed above. The HCA will send you the relevant tender documents, this will include an acknowledgement of receipt and intention to respond form which must be completed and returned to us within 48 hours of receipt. You will have until the 4 April 2013 to send through any questions related to the tender and the deadline for returning the completed tender documents to us is 1pm on 19 April 2013, we then expect to award the contract by 13 May 2013. All discussions, meetings and communications will be conducted in English. The contract will be subject to English law. Tenders and all supporting documents must be priced in GBP and all payments under the contract will be made in GBP. This procurement and award is subject to the transparency arrangements being adopted by the UK Government. These arrangements include the publication of tender documentation issued by the HCA and the contract between the HCA and supplier. Bidders should highlight any areas they consider commercially sensitive in order for the HCA to be able to honour our transparency obligations without undermining the bidders commercial interests. Candidates are advised that the HCA is subject to the Freedom of Information Act 2000 (“The Act”). If a candidate considers that any of the information supplied as part of this procurement procedure should not be disclosed because of its commercial sensitivity, confidential or otherwise, they must, when providing this information, clearly identify the specific information they do not wish to be disclosed and clearly specify the reasons for its sensitivity. The HCA shall take such statements into consideration in the event that it receives a request pursuant to the Act which relates to the information provided by the interested party. Please note, it is insufficient to include a statement of confidentiality encompassing all the information provided in the response. The HCA takes a zero-tolerance approach to bribery and corruption and sets high standards of impartiality, integrity and objectivity in relation to the stewardship of public funds and the management of its activities. The principles contained within this policy apply to both internal and external audiences, including anyone wishing to undertake business or engage with the HCA. Please refer to our Anti-bribery and Corruption Policy by visiting http://www.homesandcommunities.co.uk/ethical-policies for further information