How Was the Winner of the 2014 HGTV Dream House Chosen?

How Was the Winner of the 2014 HGTV Dream House Chosen?

The winner of the 2014 HGTV Dream Home was chosen by a random drawing from a pool of more than 72 million entrants. The winner, Laura Martin of Boise, Idaho, said she entered the contest almost every day for two months.

The prize was a custom house on Lake Tahoe. Martin also won a GMC Yukon Denali and $250,000. HGTV announced that the entire prize package had a value of more $2 million. The crew of "HGTV Dream Home" informed Martin that she was the winner by surprising her at work. The episode showcasing her win was televised April 11, 2014.