With more people struggling to pay their mortgages, the HGTV Mortgage Madness Sweepstakes is offering a potential solution. Every ween in March, viewers will be given a chance to win fifty thousand dollars to payoff their mortgages. In a week, the announcement of the HGTV Dream Home Giveaway 2012 will be made and one lucky winner will not have a mortgage at all.
HGTV Mortgage Madness Sweepstakes
Each week in March, the HGTV Mortgage Madness Sweepstakes is giving people a chance to win fifty thousand dollars to payoff their mortgages. A total of $200,000 in prizes will be awarded. Viewers are urged to tune in on Tuesday at 8:00 PM (ET) to get the code. The code is then sent by text to 66789. Viewers can also send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org The HGTV Mortgage Madness Sweepstakes will end on March 27 at midnight.
The sponsor of the sweepstakes is Scripps Networks, LLC, dab Home & Garden Television. The four weekly prize winners will each receive $50,000, awarded in the form of a check. The total value of all prizes is an impressive $200,000. Costs, taxes and fees are the responsibility of the winners, who will receive a 1099 tax for for the value of the prize. To find out the names of the winners, people can visit the HGTV website on or about March 30, 2012.
The promotional sweepstakes if for viewing in the United States only, including its territories, possessions and commonwealths who legal residents 21 years or older. Employees, family and affiliates are not allowed to enter. The HGTV Mortgage Madness Sweepstakes began on 9:00 AM (ET) on February 28, 2012 and runs until March 27, 2012 at midnight.
Entries are taken by text or email with the weekly code. The weekly code words are issued from February 28 through March 6, March 7 through March 13, March 14 through March 20 and from March 21 through March 27. A text message is sent to confirm the entry for those sending a text. Email entries much include a complete name, street address, city, state, zip code, date of birth and daytime and evening telephone numbers. If entrants do not have a phone, they must indicate so.
Automated entries are not accepted but there are no limit to the number of entries allowed during the promotion period. The official rules are found at hgtv.com/sweepstakes. Winners are required to sign a Liability and Publicity Release. If the documents are not returned by the date and time indicated or the winner is ineligible, an alternative winner will be chosen.
Winners are selected in weekly random drawings on March 7, 2012, March 14, 2012, March 21, 2012, and March 28, 2012 from eligible entries received by 5:00 PM (ET) on the date immediately prior to the applicable drawing.
Prize winners will be contacted within two days after the drawing. Those entering by text will be contacted by text or phone at the number used by the device used to enter the promotion. The odds of winning will depend on how many entries are received.
Another recent HGTV sweepstakes just ended. The National Fix and Flip Network Annual $150,00 Fix for Free Giveaway sweepstakes ended on March 1, 2012.
HGTV Dream Home Giveaway 2012
One of the most eagerly awaited HGTV sweepstakes is the HGTV Dream Home Giveaway 2012. Beyond having a portion of the mortgage paid, one lucky winner receives an amazing dream home of their own.
The HGTV Dream Home Giveaway 2012 offers one lucky winner a luxuriously furnished dream home, a new 2012 GMC Terrain and $500,000. As people struggle to buy and keep their homes, the federal government is offering plans to attempt to help them. This dream home, vehicle and money is sure to make the winner very happy in the current economic climate.
HULIQ reported the HGTV Dream Home 2012 is located on the banks of Provo River in Midway, Utah near Park City and Deer Valley. Park City is the home of the famed Sundance Film Festival. The location of the 4,000 square foot, two-story house is a mecca for outdoor enthusiasts with amazing mountain views. There are five connected decks for plenty of outdoor living space. There is an outdoor living room, hot tub and changing room as well as fishing accessories.
The interior of the home features three bedrooms, four and a half baths, an entertainment room and a gourmet chef kitchen. Outdoor recreation in the area includes skiing, water sports, golf, hiking, hunting, fly fishing and mountain biking.
Interior designer Linda Woodrum worked on every HGTV Dream Home for the past sixteen years and said she had “a very emotional reaction to this beautiful river...It was so peaceful, I realized this house really had to be connected to the views.”
The HGTV Dream Home 2012 is located in Utah. The fortunate winner and the housewarming gifts chosen by online voters will be announced on the HGTV Dream Home Giveaway 2012 special. The moment everyone has been waiting for will be aired on this special episode on March 17 at 8:00 PM (ET). Below is a video tour of the HGTV Dream Home 2012.
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