Thank you for your Interest in Meritage Homes

Your request has been received. You may modify your email preferences at any time by clicking “The Manage Preferences” link at the bottom of any email you receive from us.

Oops. Looks like something went wrong. Please try submitting again, or contact us at 844-860-7365 and we can help

Please try again later.

 

Please fill in the fields below and someone will follow up with you soon.

* Denotes a required field


I am a *
Homebuyer
Agent
Location
Company information
Your question

OFFICIAL RULES FOR MERITAGE HOMES “BUILD YOUR EXPERIENCE” SWEEPSTAKES

NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.

1. Agreement to Official Rules. Participation in the Meritage Homes “Build Your Experience” Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”) constitutes entrant’s full and unconditional agreement to and acceptance of these Official Rules and the decisions of Meritage Homes of Florida, Inc., 8800 East Raintree Drive, Suite 300, Scottsdale, AZ 85260 (the “Sponsor”), which are final and binding. Winning a prize is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements set forth herein. 
2. Odds. The odds of winning will depend on the number of eligible entries received and the winner will be selected at random. 
3. Eligibility. The Sweepstakes is open only to natural persons who are, at the time of entry, the legal age of majority or older within the State of Florida and legal residents of, and physically located within, any of the following counties within the State of Florida: Lake, Orange, Osceola, Polk, and Seminole within a seventy-five (75) mile radius from the Orlando City Soccer Club stadium at 655 W Church Street, Orlando, FL 32805. The Sweepstakes is void where prohibited or restricted by law. The Sweepstakes is sponsored by Sponsor. All the directors, officers, employees, sales representatives, and agents of any of Sponsor, Orlando City Sports Holding, LLC, Orlando City Soccer Club, Major League Soccer, LLC, and Soccer United Marketing, LLC, and any of their respective subsidiaries, affiliates, distributors, licensees, agents, website administrators, advertising and Sweepstakes agencies, and any immediate family members (spouses, parents, children, and siblings and their respective spouses, regardless of where they reside) and those living in the same household (whether related or not) of any of the foregoing, are not eligible to participate in the Sweepstakes. Any person who has won a prize in any sweepstakes or contest of Sponsor or any of its affiliates within the one year period prior to the commencement of the Sweepstakes, and any immediate family members (spouses, parents, children, and siblings and their respective spouses, regardless of where they reside) and those living in the same household (whether related or not) of such person, are not eligible to participate in the Sweepstakes. Further, a person shall be eligible only for one of the prizes to be awarded under the overall Sweepstakes and, accordingly, any person that has won a prize under the overall Sweepstakes will not be eligible to participate in the balance of the Sweepstakes.
4. Entry Period. There will be three (3) separate periodic sweepstakes (each a “Periodic Sweepstakes”), with the first Periodic Sweepstakes commencing at 12:01 A.M. EST on September 18, 2017 and will end as of 11:59:59 P.M. EST on September 23, 2017, the second Periodic Sweepstakes commencing at 12:01 A.M. EST on September 24, 2017 and will end as of 11:59:59 P.M. EST on September 28, 2017, and the third Periodic Sweepstakes commencing at 12:01 A.M. EST on September 29, 2017 and will end as of 11:59:59 P.M. EST on October 12, 2017. An eligible entry submitted during a Periodic Sweepstakes entry period will be eligible for the Sweepstakes drawing for such Periodic Sweepstakes entry period. Sponsor’s computer/clock will be the official Sweepstakes entry period clock. Entries that are submitted before a Periodic Sweepstakes entry period or after a Periodic Sweepstakes entry period will be disqualified.
5. How To Enter. There are two ways to enter the Sweepstakes during a Periodic Sweepstakes entry period. An eligible entrant will receive one (1) entry into the Periodic Sweepstakes in effect at the time of entry (an “Entry”), if any, by doing the following: (a) Registration Form - visit any of the Meritage Homes communities in the Orlando metropolitan area identified below and obtain, complete in its entirety, and submit a registration form; or (b) Index Card - legibly print on a plain 3” x 5” card your name, age, complete mailing address, city, state, zip code, daytime phone number (including area code), and email address, and deliver or mail the card in a postage-affixed sealed envelope to: Build Your Experience Sweepstakes, Meritage Homes of Florida, Inc., Attn: Marketing Administrator, 5337 Millenia Lakes Blvd. Suite 410, Orlando, FL 32839. Index card entries must be received during a Periodic Sweepstakes entry period to be eligible, are void if incomplete or if not legible, and may not be mechanically or programmatically reproduced - limit one (1) entry per outer envelope. There is no fee to submit an Entry. Any entries attempted through the use of agencies or robotic, repetitive, automatic, programmed, or similar methods will be void. Regardless of the method of entry, there is a limit of one (1) entry per person during each Periodic Sweepstakes. Only Entries submitted in compliance with these Official Rules will be accepted. None of the “Released Parties” (as defined below) is responsible for any entries that are lost, late, misdirected, incorrect, garbled, or incompletely received, for any reason. The applicable Meritage Homes communities are: 
Lake Preserve- 3112 Stonewyck Street Orlando, FL 32824
Waterside at Harmony- 3403 Feathergrass Court Harmony, FL 34773
Estates at Parkside- 8012 Ludington Circle Orlando, FL 32836
Fullers Oak- 1814 Fullers Oak Loop Winter Garden, FL 34787
Hillside at Wekiva- 3024 Pinenut Drive Apopka, FL 32712
Oakmont Reserve- 278 Oakmont Reserve Circle, Longwood, FL 32750
Oakland Trails- 1751 Standing Rock Circle, Oakland, FL 34787
Park Place at Aloma- 3112 Jade Tree Pt., Oviedo, FL 32765
Oviedo Gardens- 651 Red Haven Lane, Oviedo, FL 32765
Presidents Pointe- 10025 John Adams Way, Orlando, FL 32817
Tuscawilla Estates- 2795 Meadow Sage CT., Oviedo, FL 32765
Twinwaters- 16606 Toccoa Row, Winter Garden, FL 34787
Watermark- 9306 Holliston Creek Place, Winter Garden, FL 34787
6. Periodic Sweepstakes Drawings. Or about September 25, 2017 for the first Periodic Sweepstakes, September 29, 2017 for the second Periodic Sweepstakes, and October 13, 2017 for the third Periodic Sweepstakes (each, a “Sweepstakes Drawing Date”), the Sweepstakes administrator will randomly select one (1) Sweepstakes winner from among the eligible Entries received during the applicable Periodic Sweepstakes, with the potential Periodic Sweepstakes winner being notified on or about such date via email at the email address provided on the entry form / index card, as applicable. If such potential winner declines in writing to accept a prize, Sponsor is unable to contact a potential winner within a reasonable time period (not to exceed 24 hours), or any documents are not returned within the specified time period, or a potential winner is not otherwise in compliance with these Official Rules, the prize will be forfeited and, at Sponsor’s sole discretion and time permitting, it may select an alternate winner from all remaining eligible entries. There will be a maximum of three (3) alternate drawings after which the prize will remain unawarded. Prizes will be fulfilled on or about the applicable Sweepstakes Drawing Date. The right to receive any prize is non-assignable and non-transferrable, and no prize substitution, exchange, or cash equivalent will be allowed except by Sponsor, who reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value in case of unavailability of prize or a force majeure event. 
7. Periodic Sweepstakes Prizes. The winner of each Periodic Sweepstakes will receive four, club level tickets to the next Orlando City Soccer Club home game, plus one of the following: (a) an authentic Orlando City Soccer Club jersey; (b) an autographed Orlando City Soccer Club merchandise item (as selected by the Orlando City Soccer Club); (c) a post-game, on-field photo opportunity with Orlando City Soccer Club members at the game for which the tickets are provided; or (d) a $50 merchandise credit for Orlando City Soccer Club merchandise. Aggregate approximate retail value (“ARV”) of each Periodic Sweepstakes Prize is Six Hundred Fifty Dollars ($650) and aggregate ARV of all Periodic Sweepstakes Prize is One Thousand Nine Hundred Fifty Dollars ($1,950). All income and other taxes (including, without limitation, federal, state, local, and/or use taxes) on or connected with any prize, and the reporting consequences thereof, are solely the responsibility of respective winners. If required by law, Sponsor reserves the right to withhold and remit to the appropriate taxing authorities the amount of any taxes due. Sponsor’s sole and exclusive obligation with respect to the prize is to provide the applicable tickets, which are subject to the terms and conditions imposed by the Orlando City Soccer Club and prize does not include any expenses associated with the use of the tickets, which are the sole responsibility of the winner. Other restrictions may apply. 
8. Conditions/Use Rights. By accepting any prize, each entrant consents to the use of the entrant’s name, voice, and likeness, and all accompanying personally identifiable information entrant submits, via all forms of media now known or hereafter devised worldwide, in perpetuity, without notice, attribution, or compensation (other than the specific prizes described herein) to entrant, his/her successors or assigns, or any other entity, except where prohibited by law. If Sponsor requests the entrant’s cooperation in promoting the Sweepstakes, the entrant agrees to be reasonably available for such promotional activities.
9. Privacy. By participating in the Sweepstakes, each entrant authorizes Sponsor to collect, use, process, transfer, and store all data provided by entrant, including without limitation, personal data, in the United States or any location(s) throughout the world that Sponsor deems necessary, whether within entrant’s country of residence or elsewhere, and with such party/parties as Sponsor deems appropriate, for purposes of administration of the Sweepstakes. All information submitted to Sponsor as part of this Sweepstakes will be treated in accordance with Sponsor’s privacy statement, available at: http://www.meritagehomes.com/about/privacy.shtml. Personal information will be used only to: (a) provide information about the Sweepstakes; (b) contact and publicize potential winners; and/or (c) if an entrant selects to receive additional information from Sponsor on the registration form, to send additional information to that entrant during or after the applicable Periodic Sweepstakes entry period. Entrants to the Sweepstakes will be given the option to receive commercial e-mails from Sponsor; however, eligibility to participate in the Sweepstakes is not dependent upon entrant’s consent to receive such e-mails. Entrants must fully complete and submit all non-optional data requested on the registration form to be eligible. Entrants have the right to withdraw and correct their personal data, but entrants are not allowed to re-submit their entries. Directions on procedures for submitting corrections to personal data are provided in the privacy statement of Sponsor.
10. Release and Limitations on Liability. By participating in the Sweepstakes, each entrant agrees to release and hold harmless Sponsor, its parent company, Orlando City Sports Holding, LLC, Orlando City Soccer Club, Major League Soccer, L.L.C., Soccer United Marketing, LLC, and each of their respective subsidiaries, affiliates, sales representatives, distributors, website administrators, licensees, agents, advertising and Sweepstakes agencies, and all directors, officers, and employees of any of the foregoing entities (the “Released Parties”), from and against any claim or cause of action arising out of or relating to participation in the Sweepstakes, or receipt or use of any prize, including, but not limited to: (a) unauthorized human intervention in the Sweepstakes; (b) technical errors related to computers, servers, providers, or telephone or network lines; (c) printing errors; (d) lost, late, misdirected, incorrect, garbled, or incompletely received entries; (e) errors in the administration of the Sweepstakes or the processing of entries; (f) injury or damage to entrant, third persons, or property that may be caused, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from entrant’s participation in the Sweepstakes or acceptance, receipt, use, or misuse of any prize, or travel to any Sweepstakes-related events; and (g) any claims based on publicity rights, copyright/trademark infringement, intellectual property rights, defamation, or invasion of privacy and merchandise delivery. Each entrant further agrees to release the Released Parties and their designees and assigns from any liability whatsoever, and waive any and all causes of action, for any claims, costs, injuries, losses, and/or damages of any kind arising out of, relating to, or in connection with the Sweepstakes or acceptance, possession, or use of any prize (including, without limitation, attorneys’ fees, claims, costs, personal injuries, losses, and/or damages related to personal injuries, death, damage to or destruction or property, rights of publicity or privacy, defamation, or portrayal in a false light, whether intentional or unintentional), whether under a theory of contract, tort (including negligence), warranty, or other theory. Sponsor is not responsible if any portion of the prize cannot be awarded due to travel cancellations, delays, or interruptions due to acts of God, acts of war, natural disasters, weather, acts of terrorism, or other force majeure events.
11. DISPUTES. THE SWEEPSTAKES IS GOVERNED BY, AND WILL BE CONSTRUED IN ACCORDANCE WITH, THE LAWS OF THE STATE OF FLORIDA, AND THE FORUM AND VENUE FOR ANY DISPUTE SHALL BE EXCLUSIVELY IN THE ORANGE COUNTY, FLORIDA. ENTRANT HEREBY AGREES AND IRREVOCABLY CONSENTS TO (1) HAVING ANY AND ALL DISPUTES, CLAIMS AND CAUSES OF ACTION ARISING OUT OF OR CONNECTED WITH THIS DRAWING OR ANY PRIZE AWARDED TO BE RESOLVED INDIVIDUALLY, WITHOUT RESORT TO ANY FORM OF CLASS ACTION, AND (2) THE EXCLUSIVE PERSONAL JURISDICTION OF SAID COURTS AND ARBITRATION PROCEEDINGS AND WAIVE ANY CLAIM OF FORUM NON CONVENIENS OR LACK OF PERSONAL JURISDICTION THAT ENTRANT MAY HAVE. IF THE CONTROVERSY OR CLAIM IS NOT OTHERWISE RESOLVED THROUGH DIRECT DISCUSSIONS OR MEDIATION, IT SHALL THEN BE RESOLVED BY FINAL AND BINDING ARBITRATION ADMINISTERED BY JUDICIAL ARBITRATION AND MEDIATION SERVICES, INC., IN ACCORDANCE WITH ITS STREAMLINED ARBITRATION RULES AND PROCEDURES OR SUBSEQUENT VERSIONS THEREOF (“JAMS RULES”). THE JAMS RULES FOR SELECTION OF AN ARBITRATOR SHALL BE FOLLOWED, EXCEPT THAT THE ARBITRATOR SHALL BE EXPERIENCED AND LICENSED TO PRACTICE LAW IN ARIZONA. ANY CLAIM, JUDGMENT, AND/OR AWARD SHALL BE LIMITED IN ALL EVENTS TO ACTUAL OUT-OF-POCKET COSTS INCURRED, INCLUDING THE COSTS INCURRED WITH ENTERING THE SWEEPSTAKES, BUT IN NO EVENT ATTORNEYS’ FEES. UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES WILL ENTRANT BE PERMITTED TO OBTAIN AWARDS FOR, AND ENTRANT HEREBY WAIVES ALL RIGHTS TO CLAIM, INDIRECT, PUNITIVE, INCIDENTAL AND CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES AND ANY OTHER DAMAGES, OTHER THAN FOR ACTUAL OUT-OF-POCKET EXPENSES, AND ANY AND ALL RIGHTS TO HAVE DAMAGES MULTIPLIED OR OTHERWISE INCREASED, AND ALL RIGHTS TO RESCIND THIS AGREEMENT OR SEEK INJUNCTIVE OR ANY OTHER EQUITABLE RELIEF.
12. Miscellaneous. The decisions of Sponsor are final with respect to all aspects of this Sweepstakes. In the event that the operation, security, or administration of the Sweepstakes is impaired in any way for any reason, including, but not limited to fraud, virus, or other technical problems, or any condition caused by events beyond the reasonable control of Sponsor that may cause the Sweepstakes to be disrupted or corrupted, Sponsor may, in its sole discretion, either: (a) suspend the Sweepstakes to address the impairment and then resume the Sweepstakes in a manner that best conforms to the spirit of these Official Rules; or (b) award the prize from among the non-suspect, eligible entries received up to the time of the impairment. Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to disqualify any individual it finds to be tampering with the entry process and/or the operation of the Sweepstakes, to be acting in violation of these Official Rules or any applicable laws relating to the Sweepstakes, or in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner, and to resolve all disputes in its sole discretion. Any attempt by any person to undermine the legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes may be a violation of criminal and civil law, and, should such an attempt be made, Sponsor reserves the right to report such violation and to seek damages from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law. Sponsor’s failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision. Sponsor may disqualify any entrant(s), during or after any Periodic Sweepstakes entry period, if: (i) any such entrant harms or publicly disparages Sponsor during or after any Periodic Sweepstakes entry period; (ii) Sponsor learns of any such entrant’s previous, current, or future immoral, illegal, or inappropriate acts; (iii) any such entrant provides false information about the Sweepstakes to Sponsor or the public; (iv) any such entrant uses Sponsor’s trademarks or otherwise inappropriately associates the entrant with Sponsor; or (v) any such entrant does not obtain Sponsor’s prior written approval before providing interviews or public comment related to the Sweepstakes.
13. Winners List; Official Rules. For a list of winners and/or a copy of these Official Rules, visit https://www.meritagehomes.com/state/fl/orlando/ocs or send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to: Meritage Homes Build Your Experience Sweepstakes, Meritage Homes of Florida, Inc., 8800 East Raintree Drive, Suite 300, Scottsdale, AZ 85260. Requests for the winners list will only be accepted after the end of the last Periodic Sweepstakes entry period and must be received by February 15, 2018.
14. Sponsor. Sponsor of this Sweepstakes is Meritage Homes of Florida, Inc. Entrants shall not use the trademarks of Sponsor or falsely associate themselves with Sponsor during or after any Periodic Sweepstakes entry period. Meritage Homes® is a registered trademark of Meritage Homes Corporation. All names and marks associated with the sweepstakes prizes are owned by their respective owners, none of whom are affiliated with Meritage Homes, nor do they sponsor, endorse, or have any responsibility for this promotion. 
© 2017 Meritage Homes Corporation. All rights reserved.