When A House Becomes A Home Contest

The Iowa Finance Authority (IFA) and Iowa Association of REALTORS® (IAR) are proud to partner to bring you another fun, social media contest this summer!  

Participation is as easy as 1, 2, 3!

  1. Beginning June 1, 2014, enter the When A House Becomes a Home Contest. Participants will be asked to write how homeownership made their dreams come true in 140 words or less. One photo or a 30 second video are highly encouraged to support your entry.
  2. Be sure to completely fill out the online submission form, including the home buyer, REALTOR® and lender names and contact information. You may also send your entry to ifafyi@iowa.gov.
  3. Submit your entry and corresponding photo or video by 4:30 p.m. on June 30, 2014. Ten finalists will be selected by a panel of judges from the Iowa Finance Authority and the Iowa Association of REALTORS®.

Visit Facebook.com/IowaFinance from July 7-11, 2014 to vote every day for your favorite entry and to win BIG! The contest winner with the most votes will receive a $5,000 Lowe’s gift card!

To vote, simply login to Facebook and visit Facebook.com/IowaFinance and "Like" the page. Then click on the "Contest" icon under the cover photo. You will automatically be redirected to the voting page, where you can vote once per day, per submission. Vote for your favorite entries often!

For questions or further information, please email IFAfyi@iowa.gov. Good luck & have fun!