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Existing Home Sales Rise

Home sales are rising which is great news. Most of the home sales are lower priced first time home buyers. There are definitely some great deals out there in all categories.

Here's link to more information about homes sales rising: Bloomberg Article On Home Sales

Posted On: Nov 23, 2009 -- 10:28am

Here's a interesting home giveaway website. Apparently you enter and if you win you pick the house that you want from all the houses that are for sale in California. If you're the winner I guess you'll have a tough time making up your mind.

Here's the link to the website:

Posted On: Nov 15, 2009 -- 11:36pm

Have you given away your house?

We've been away for a bit. We're curious if you've been able to give your house away. Send us a email and let us know.

Posted On: Nov 15, 2009 -- 11:17pm

Obama extends tax credit until June 2010

This can be good news if you're in the market to buy a house in the next 6 to 9 months.

MSN Real Estate News On Obama extending tax credit

Posted On: Nov 15, 2009 -- 11:10pm

Short Sale Tax Information from the Wall Street Journal


If you are in FL, CA, NV, MI or Ohio, you are probably considering a short sale. If so, here is some good information to consider.

I am personally in the process of a short sale for my Florida property and will share some of the details in future posts.

In the meantime, here is something to get you started as it reflects taxes:

Wall Street Journal - Tax Hits on Property Short Sales:

Posted On: May 4, 2009 -- 2:26pm is back


We've relaunched as a information blog about real estate giveaways and general information about the real estate market in waxhaw nc. Check back often for more information

Posted On: Apr 28, 2009 -- 10:39pm Mentions, the online real estate site where you can search for homes for sale, find home prices, see home values, view recently sold homes mentions the Delray Beach House Giveaway Contest and

Click here to read their blog.

Posted On: Jan 27, 2009 -- 9:38pm

Delray Beach Home Giveaway Contest makes the German Press


It is in German; however, we are still making international news.

The German version of the Wallstreet Journal article, click here.

Posted On: Jan 27, 2009 -- 9:31pm

Afrikanische Waisenkinder profitieren von der Partnerschaft


Hi Scott,

toller Artikel in der Sueddeutschen. wird sich ueber viele Teilnehmer aus Deutschland freuen aus dem Delray Beach Kontest. Damit kann ich dann beim naechsten Trip nach Afrika vieles tun fuer meine Waisenkinder, Danke nochmals

Katharina Braun -

Posted On: Nov 13, 2008 -- 6:09pm

Read this Guys Blog about


Some very good points to consider.  Click here.

Posted On: Oct 9, 2008 -- 11:11am

FREE Second Contest Entry Winner Announced


The winner of the FREE second contest entry is William S.

He will complete a second contest picture to be entered into the Bernard Sebastian Home Giveaway Contest.

Thanks everyone for participating in How To Win My House's mini contest.

May the Best Picture Win!

Posted On: Oct 4, 2008 -- 1:16pm

The Entrepreneurship of Makes Canadian News


Yes, even with all the terrible US economic news, the Canadians still find us Americans haven't lost our creativeness.

Read the full article by Siri Agrell from the Globe and Mail by clicking here.

Posted On: Sep 27, 2008 -- 11:18am

2nd Giveaway Contest Launched on


We have launched our second contest for Delray Beach resident, Karen Korponai.  Karen is giving away her two bedroom, two bath townhouse in Delray Beach, Florida.

Her contest is so easy, too!  All the contestants have to do is answer five online questions in the shortest amount of time.

Go to Contests and check out the details. 

Posted On: Sep 26, 2008 -- 10:58am

International Herald Tribune newspaper includes Coloring Contest


The International Herald Tribune had a version of the article including the Bernard Sebastian Home Giveaway Coloring Contest and

Click here to read the full article.

Posted On: Sep 25, 2008 -- 6:00pm

The New York Times newspaper includes the Coloring Contest


The New York Times newspaper included the Bernard Sebastian Home Giveaway Coloring Contest and in an article about Real Estate Giveaway Contests.

Click here to read the complete article.

Posted On: Sep 25, 2008 -- 7:36am

Melbourne's Lite Rock 99.3 talks with Scott Bernard during their Morning Show


Clear Channel Radio's Lite Rock 99.3 contacted Scott to discuss the coloring contest to give away his home.

Scott spoke with Mike from the Mike and Mindy show during the morning commute.

Posted On: Sep 3, 2008 -- 2:08pm

Florida Today features Coloring Contest on Front Page of Business Section


Brevard County's newspaper, Florida Today, featured the Bernard Sebastian Home Giveaway Coloring Contest.

Click here to read the full article.

How To Win My House - Florida Today Article

Posted On: Aug 28, 2008 -- 10:59am

CBS 12 & Fox 29 Feature Coloring Contest on Evening News


Just one day after the launch of the Bernard Sebastian Home Giveaway Contest and, the coloring contest was featured on West Palm Beach's CBS 12 and Fox 29 evening news.

To read the highlights of the story, please click here for the online version.

How To Win My House on CBS 12

Posted On: Jul 24, 2008 -- 8:54am makes the press in Florida


Only one day after launching the website we've already been referenced for the Sebastian House Giveaway contest. You can read the article by clicking on this link

Posted On: Jul 23, 2008 -- 2:43pm has been launched


We're proud to announce the launch of The web's first real estate giveaway contest hosting company. Helping you make a positive change in the otherwise negative real estate market. Please take some time to browse the site and don't forget to register your contact details so we can keep you informed.

I'd be interested in hearing your comments so feel free to send me an email:

Posted On: Jul 21, 2008 -- 5:30pm