Q: Who is the builder for this year’s Dream Home?
A: Tamarack Homes
Q: What Model/Floor Plan is this year’s Dream Home?
A: Tamarack Homes Emerson Model
Q: I am interested in building my next home with Tamarack Homes, how do I get started?
A: Please contact Jacqui Collier with Tamarack Homes to learn more on how to get started! Jacqui can be reached at 613-766-8140 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org
Q: How many bedrooms does the home have?
A: Four Bedrooms on the second level
Q: Is the furniture on display included in the grand prize of the Dream Home?
A: Yes! The furniture and accessories are included in the grand prize. Additionally, the appliance package including washer, dryer, refrigerator, stove, dishwasher, beverage centre, and both microwaves are included!
Q: Who designed the Dream Home
A: Tamarack Homes in-house design centre team designed all aspects of the home!
Q: How much is the house valued at?
A: The Grand prize is valued at $1,550,000 including landscaping, appliances, furniture and the home
Q: How big is the Dream Home?
A: Total square footage is 3447 sqft. of finished living space including 770 sqft. in the basement, 1223 sqft on the main floor and 1454 sqft. on the upper level.
Q: Are there other prizes besides the Dream Home?
A: Yes, new this year we will be giving away keys for a 2023 Jeep Compass Altitude, cash prizes of $10,000 (X1), $5,000 (X3), and vacation vouchers of $10,000 (X2), $5,000 (X6).
Q: If I win a secondary prize am I still eligible for other secondary prizes and the Grand Prize (Dream Home)?
A: Yes, if you win a secondary prize, your ticket is placed back into the drum for all of the next draws. The drum will then be spun twice in each direction before another ticket is drawn.
Q: Do I need to attend the draw in-person to win?
A: No, all winners not present will be contacted directly.
Q: How can I purchase a ticket?
A: Tickets cost $150 and can be purchased:
Online using credit card or In-person at the Dream Home Open Houses;
or Kinsmen Dream Home telephone line 1-888-588-6596
Q: If I purchase my ticket online or over the telephone, how will I receive my ticket?
A: A digital copy of your ticket, including your ticket number, will be emailed to you. Check your spam folder if you do not receive confirmation within 5 minutes of purchase.
Q: If I do not have an email address can I still purchase a ticket online or over the phone?
A: Yes, we will mail a physical copy of your ticket to you. Please note there will be a $5 additional charge to cover printing and postage.
Q: Where is the Dream Home located?
A: The Dream Home is located at 1600 Boardwalk Drive, Kingston ON, K7P 0N3
Q: When will I be able to visit the Dream Home in person?
A: The Dream Home will be open regularly for viewing. Please reserve your Open House visit in advance using our website. Attendance is limited. Priority will be given to those who reserve in advance
Q: Where and when will the draw be held?
A: The draw will be held live on Friday, January 5th, 2024 during the second intermission of the Kingston Frontenacs Hockey Game.
Q: How much are the property taxes?
A: At this time, the property taxes have not been assessed by the municipality, but likely will range between $7,000-$12000 annually.
Q: Do I have to live in the house for a period of time if I choose to sell the house?
A: No, there are no restrictions on when you can sell the home.
Q: What type of capital gains would I pay if I decide to sell the house?
A: Based on being an Ontario Lottery, all prizes are tax-free.