Come grow with us!

Competitive Negotiated Sale (CNS) of Town-Owned Properties

Program Overview:
Competitive Negotiated Sale (CNS) is a process that facilitates the sale of properties owned by the Town of Riverdale Park. The Town makes real estate available for purchase and redevelopment. The Office of Development Services (ODS) coordinates the process and accepts purchase applications. The Mayor and Town Council identify properties to be offered for sale and approve any development concept and purchase.

Any entity or individual may qualify to purchase Town-owned property through this process. Town of Riverdale Park employees may qualify under certain conditions. The purchaser must demonstrate the financial ability and experience necessary to complete the purchase, any proposed development plan and or the operation and proper maintenance of the property.

 Financial Incentives: 
The Town’s Economic Development Programs and Initiatives, entitled, Come Grow with Us! can be found on the Development Services’ page at or call (301) 927-6381 for more information.

Application and Approval Process:
Applicants must submit a completed CNS application, along with any supporting documents available to A staff committee will review all complete application submittals and recommend certain applications to be presented to the Mayor and Council. Competitive proposals are accepted on an ongoing basis. Application reviews occur the first week of each month. If a concept is approved by the Mayor and Council, staff will be authorized to negotiate a Purchase Agreement consistent with the terms of the application.

Click here to download and complete an application.