HGTV Smart Home Sweepstakes 2020: Entry Tips and How-Tos (Expired)

Win a Home, Cash, and a Mercedes Benz Car Totaling Over $1.5 Million

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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.



HGTV's Smart Home Sweepstakes is back for 2020! For the eighth year in a row, HGTV has built a house just brimming with technology to help its owners be safer, conserve energy, save money, and have more fun... and then they're giving that home away. With a little bit of luck and some time spent entering, you could be the winner of this amazing home.

If you don't want to take possession of this Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania house, you can also take a cash option making your prize worth about $761,150.

Are you ready to be the lucky winner of the 2020 Smart Home? Here's what you need to know to see if you're eligible and to maximize your odds of winning. Good luck! This sweepstakes has expired.

Sweepstakes Links:

  • Sweepstakes Entry Form:
  • Sweepstakes Rules:
  • Sweepstakes Homepage:
  • Category:

    Car Sweepstakes, Cash Sweepstakes, House & Garden Sweepstakes, Mail-in Sweepstakes, Mega Sweepstakes, Daily Sweepstakes


    USA, 21+

    Start Date:

    April 22, 2020

    End Date:

    June 12, 2020 at 5:00 p.m. ET

    Entry Frequency:

    2 x daily per person

    Sweepstakes Prizes:

    Grand Prize: The prize consists of the 2020 HGTV Smart Home built in Pittsburgh, PA including furnishings and artwork, $100,000 cash, and a 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLB automobile. The winner can also choose a cash option of $600,000 instead of the home, and still receive the furnishings, the $100,000, and the vehicle. (ARV: $1,552,574 or $761,150)

    Additional Comments:

    Online, you can enter twice daily, once through the HGTV website and once through the DIY Smart Home Sweepstakes website. Note that this year, HGTV has done away with the alternate entry method to that let you enter as often as you like by mail. You can only enter online.

    The 2020 HGTV Smart Home winner will be chosen around June 19, 2020 by the sweepstakes administrator, Ritway. The winner will be notified between June 26th and July 13th, 2020.

    The winner may also be required to attend a winner's weekend at the home scheduled for July 17th through 19th, 2018.

    Are you worried that you couldn't afford the taxes on such a huge prize? You don't need to be. See Could Taxes Spell the End of the Dream for HGTV Winners? for more information.