DIY - Ultimate Retreat Giveaway (Expired)

Enter to Win a Beautiful Home Worth Over $800,000!

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Note: This sweepstakes has expired, but you can find many sweepstakes with similar prizes on the House and Garden Sweepstakes List.


Would you like to own your own house, or to upgrade from the home you already have? Enter DIY's Ultimate Retreat Giveaway and you could win a beautifully-designed and decorated home plus $50,000 in cash, a prize worth over $828,000. Or, if you'd prefer not to take possession of the home, you could accept a cash option worth $450,000 in total. This sweepstakes has expired.

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USA, 21+

Start Date:

August 06, 2018

End Date:

September 26, 2018 at 5:00 p.m. ET

Entry Frequency:

1 x daily per person/email

Sweepstakes Prizes:

Grand Prize: A home located near Sapphire, NC that is featured in the "DIY Network Ultimate Retreat 2018" special including home furnishings, fixtures, artwork, and merchandise and $50,000 in cash. The winner can also choose to receive a cash option of $400,000 in cash plus the $50,000 cash prize. (ARV: $828,630 or $450,000)

Additional Comments:

You can receive up to one additional entry per day for entering through the HGTV Ultimate Retreat website. You can also enter as often as you like by mail.

You can also use the alternate entry method to enter as often as you like by mail. Remember, though, that using the HGTV entry "loophole" costs money for postage, which raises your risk for entering.

Want to know how HGTV selects a winner fairly from among over a hundred million entries? Check out How HGTV Draws Its Dream Home Winners.

The rules state that the winner will be notified in person, by phone, by postal mail, or by email. To ensure you don't overlook a winning email notification, it's a good idea to add the address to your contacts in your email.