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HGTV Dream Home Winners

Past and Present Winners of the HGTV Dream Home Sweepstakes

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Every year, the Home and Garden Network gives away an amazing prize package including a dream house that was built on their cable television channel, an amazing vehicle, and much, much more. Here is some information about the past and present HGTV Dream Homes and their winners.

2013 HGTV Dream Home Winner - Kiawah Island, South Carolina

Exterior of the 2013 HGTV Dream Home.
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The 2013 HGTV Dream Home is a raised two-story home, plus a finished garage and playroom, on Kiawah Park, South Carolina. It has 3,000 square feet of designer living area including three bedrooms, a gourmet kitchen with a separate pantry, and a front porch and a wrap-around deck. For more details, see the 2013 Dream Home Sweepstakes Photo Tour.

Winner of the 2013 HGTV Dream Home:
The winner of the 2013 HGTV Dream Home Sweepstakes was Carole Simpson of Columbia, Tennessee, whose name was chosen from among more than 77 million entries..

2012 HGTV Dream Home Winner - Park City, Utah

Photo of the changing room of the 2012 HGTV Dream Home.
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The 2012 HGTV Dream Home is a ranch-style home near Park City, Utah, the home of the Sundance Film Festival. This home takes full advantage of its beautiful outdoor surroundings, nestled in the mountains and near the river. The outdoor living area includes a hot tub, grilling area, and more, all connected by boardwalks. See how stunning the home is with the 2012 Dream Home Sweepstakes Photo Tour.

Winner of the 2012 HGTV Dream Home:
The winner of the 2012 HGTV Dream Home Sweepstakes was Vicki Naggy of Acme, Pennsylvania.

2011 HGTV Dream Home Winner - Stowe, Vermont

The 2011 HGTV Dream Home is a ski-in ski-out mountain resort in Stowe, Vermont with views of Vermont's highest mountain. The house was designed to hold bunches of young guests in its dorm-style bedrooms and bathroom. Take a look at the 2011 Dream Home with the 2011 Dream Home Sweepstakes Photos.

Winner of the 2011 HGTV Dream Home:
The winner of the 2011 HGTV Dream Home Sweepstakes was leaked in advance of the official announcement from HGTV. The winner was Eric Makstenieks of Hinsdale, Illinois.

2010 HGTV Dream Home Winner - Sandia Park, NM

Myra Lewis, Winner of the 2010 Dream Home Sweepstakes
Image © HGTV, 2010, used with permission.

The 2010 HGTV Dream Home is a contemporary Pueblo-style home in Sandia Park, NM. This home pays homage to its desert surroundings, with decor from local artisans and a splash of turquoise in every room. See the beauty of this home for yourself in the 2010 Dream Home Sweepstakes Photo Album.

Winner of the 2010 HGTV Dream Home:
The winner of the 2010 HGTV Dream Home Sweepstakes was Myra Lewis of New Orleans, Louisiana.

2009 HGTV Dream Home Winner - Sonoma, California

Exterior of the 2009 HGTV Dream Home.
Image © HGTV, Used with Permission

The 2009 HGTV Dream Home is set in beautiful Sonoma, California. Sonoma County is famous for its wines, quaint farms, artisan boutiques, and rolling fields surrounded by mountains. The HGTV Dream Home was built in a Victorian farmhouse style designed to be the ideal place to entertain friends and family. It has two comfortable wrap-around porches, a fully equipped back patio and a kitchen that is every host's dream with two refrigerators, two work islands, and two dishwashers. Look at the 2009 Dream Home Photos.

Winner of the 2009 HGTV Dream Home:
The winner of the 2009 HGTV Dream Home Sweepstakes was Cheryl Smith of Lakeland, Florida.

2008 HGTV Dream Home Winner - Islamorada, Florida

Picture of the exterior of the 2008 Dream Home, part of HGTV's Dream Home Sweepstakes.
© HGTV Dream Home 2008

Islamorada is located in the gorgeous Florida Keys, and is known as the Sport Fishing Capitol of the World due to its blue waters which team with seafood. The island of Islamorada is small, only 18 miles long and a few blocks wide, making it an exclusive location. This tranquil location is set with beautifully designed homes and private white sand beaches, the perfect spot to build a Dream Home.

Winner of the 2008 HGTV Dream Home:
Stephanie Dee of Solon, Iowa

2007 HGTV Dream Home Winner - Winter Park, Colorado

Robert O'Neill Sr., 2007 HGTV Dream Home Winner
Image © HGTV 2010, used with permission.

HGTV selected Winter Park, Colorado for the site of their 2007 Dream Home because it offers a wide variety of interesting things to do, as well as its beautiful setting. Receiving between 300 and 400 inches of snow every year, Winter Park is perfect for skiing and other winter sports, and nestled within a million acres of parkland, it's wonderfully secluded. However, it's also a short drive from Denver, with all of the big city's attractions. The house itself is designed in a rustic, yet sophisticated style with a lodge room in the entrance hall, an ultimate media room, and even its own observation deck.

Winner of the 2007 HGTV Dream Home:
Robert O'Neill Sr. of Johnson City, TN

2006 HGTV Dream Home Winner - Lake Lure, North Carolina

Donald P. Cook, winner of HGTV's 2006 Dream Home Sweepstakes, receives his check.
Image © HGTV, 2010, used with permission.

For the 2006 Dream Home, HGTV selected the resort community of Grey Rock, located on the shores of Lake Lure, North Carolina. Nestled deep in the Blue Ridge Mountains, Lake Lure offers serene living among spectacular mountain and water views. The Dream Home was designed to bring the beauty of the outdoors into the house, with a huge open porch in the center, living quarters designed to be all on one level, and a recreation area downstairs. The upstairs level is devoted to spacious guest quarters as well as a library and a suspended walkway connecting the different sections of the house.

Winner of the 2006 HGTV Dream Home:
Donald P. Cook from West Virginia won the 2006 HGTV Dream Home.

2005 HGTV Dream Home Winner - Tyler, Texas

Cruz Family on the steps of the 2005 HGTV Dream Home.
Image © Don Cruz, used with permission.

The 2005 HGTV Dream House is a sweeping mansion built on the shores of Lake Tyler in Texas. The 6,500 square foot house is the only one with direct access to the lake waters. Not only that, but there was also a second house directly on the lake. Dream-worthy amenities include a master bedroom with its own screened-in porch with a jacuzzi tub, a tree-house style kids' bedroom, and a separate dock house.

Winner of the 2005 Dream Home:
Don Cruz of Batavia, Illinois.

2004 HGTV Dream Home Winner - St. Marys, Georgia

The 2004 Dream Home was built in St. Mary's, Georgia, which many believe to be the second-oldest city in the United States. Located on the Georgia coast, not far from Jacksonville, Florida, this home takes full advantage of its waterfront location with amenities like a boat dock, a screened veranda, and a four-story tower room. There's also a very cool secret media room in the attic and a miniature doggy dream home outside.

Winner of the 2004 HGTV Dream Home:
Kathi Nakao of Sacramento, California.

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