Do I have to live in the house if I win?
No, it can be either rented out, rented out and sold at a later date or just sold.
What about all the furniture, fixtures and fittings in the house – are they included in the prize?
All fitted furniture is included in this prize, including:
What are the running costs?
Currently, they are circa £700 a month and includes rates, electricity, gas, water, sewerage, annual servicing (boiler, security alarm, smoke alarm).
How will the stamp duty be paid?
The promoters will manage this part of the transaction.
Do I have to pay the solicitor costs for the transaction?
Yes, but the promoters will contribute a maximum of £1,500 incl. VAT.
What are my odds of winning?
As of 9th April, on the basis that 30% of entrants answer the question correctly, a person with a correct answer has a 1 in 75,000 chance of winning the house or with 10 tickets a 1 in 7,500 chance. i.e. a single ticket has 1853x more chance of winning than the Euromillions and 10 tickets 18,530 x more chance.
Can I enter if I live outside the UK?
Our Terms and Conditions (H), state that entrants outside of the UK must satisfy themselves that they are not breaching any of their own nation laws to do so.
Is the prize draw legal?
Yes. The “Win a Mega Home” is a prize competition. The Gambling Commission issue clear guidelines on what constitutes a legal Prize Draw. We have complied with all the terms and conditions in full from the beginning and sought out the best quality specialist legal advise available prior to going live.
My confirmation email and tickets haven’t arrived?
If you have paid by credit card, check your spam box. If you have paid by direct transfer a confirmation email can take upto 3 hours and if you have paid by post, you will receive a confirmation email once your application and cheque have been received and a further confirmation with your tickets once the cheque has cleared.
What happens if I want my tickets sending in the post?
If you prefer this, please enclose a stamped and self addressed envelope with your application and payment.
I am part of a syndicate, how do we apply?
Any syndicates should apply by post with a list of the syndicate members.
What happens if not enough tickets are sold for the house to be won?
A cash draw will take place for 75% of the value of tickets sold after promotion costs.