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Official Rules of 2012 Advertiser Sweepstakes

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    Official Rules of 2012 Advertiser Sweepstakes ZILLOW® 2012 ADVERTISER SURVEY SWEEPSTAKES Official Rules

    Please read these Official Rules before entering this promotion (the "Promotion"). By participating in the Promotion, you agree to be bound by these Official Rules and represent that you satisfy all of the eligibility requirements below.


    Eligibility: The Promotion is open only to individuals, who are legal residents of the 50 United States or District of Columbia, age 18 or older (or the age of majority in entrant's state of residence), and who advertised goods and/or services on the Zillow website ("Zillow Advertiser") during the Promotion Period (defined in the next paragraph). If you do not meet any of these requirements, or any other eligibility requirements in these Official Rules, you are not eligible to win a prize, and Zillow, Inc. ("Sponsor") reserves the right not to award prizes to you. Directors, officers, and employees of Sponsor and Sponsor's advertising and promotion agencies, and their respective immediate family members and/or those living in the same household of each, are not eligible to win. Promotion is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations and is void where prohibited.

    Promotion Period: The Promotion starts at 12:01 a.m. (all times Pacific Time) on July 26, 2012, and ends at 11:59 p.m. on December 31, 2012 (the "Promotion Period"). Except as otherwise expressly stated below (for mail-in entries), all entries must be received during the Promotion Period to be eligible to win a prize.

    Entry: Zillow may send an email including a link to a survey to Zillow Advertisers who: (i) began advertising on during the Promotion Period; or (ii) discontinued advertising on between August 9, 2012 and December 31, 2012. Zillow Advertisers who open the survey through the link provided in the email from Zillow will be entered into the Promotion upon clicking the "submit" button at the bottom of the survey. Alternatively, to enter without advertising on, clearly hand-print your full name, user screen name, mailing address, e-mail address, and daytime phone number on a 3" x 5" card, and mail that card in a hand-addressed envelope to Sponsor at: Zillow "2012 Advertiser Survey" Sweepstakes, Zillow, Inc., 1301 Second Ave, Floor 31, Seattle, WA 98101 , Attn: Tony Small. Mail-in entries must be postmarked by December 31, 2012 and received by January 7, 2013 to be eligible. One (1) entry per person. Entries become the property of Sponsor and will not be returned.

    Prize: One (1) winner will receive an Apple iPod touch (specific model and features selected at sole discretion of Sponsor) with an approximate estimated retail value of less than $300.00. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value in its sole discretion. Odds of winning depend on number of eligible entries received.

    Random Drawing: The winner will be selected in a random drawing from all eligible entries to be held by January 15, 2013. The winner will be notified by U.S. mail and/or email by January 30, 2013. To claim a prize, winner should follow the directions in winner's notification. The prize winner may be required to execute an affidavit of eligibility and liability/publicity release within seven (7) days following the date of attempted notification. Prize will be awarded within thirty (30) days after winner verification. If a prize notification is returned as undeliverable, it will result in disqualification, and the prize will be awarded to an alternate winner in a separate random drawing. Prizes are not assignable or transferable, except to a surviving spouse. The prize is awarded "AS IS" and WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, express or implied (including, without limitation, any implied warranty of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose), except that the prize will be subject to its manufacturer's standard warranty (if any). No substitutions or exchanges (including for cash) of any prize will be permitted, except that Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value. Winner is responsible for all federal, state, local, sales and income taxes associated with receipt and/or use of any prize. Entry and acceptance of any prize constitutes permission to use winner's name, prize won, office affiliation, hometown and likeness for online posting and promotional purposes without further compensation, except where prohibited by law. Unless prohibited by law, winner will be required to sign and return an affidavit of eligibility, liability release, publicity release, tax forms, and other reasonable documentation provided by Sponsor before being awarded a prize. If winner does not execute such documentation upon request, their prize will be forfeited and the prize will be awarded to an alternate winner. The prize is guaranteed to be awarded.

    General: Sponsor will not be responsible for late, lost, illegible, incomplete, damaged or misdirected entries and accepts no responsibility for any injury, loss or damage of any kind resulting from an entrant's participation in the Promotion. By entering the Promotion, each entrant agrees to these Official Rules and waives, and releases Sponsor and Sponsor's parents, subsidiaries, and affiliated companies, and all other businesses involved in this Promotion, as well as the employees, officers, directors and agents of each, from, all claims, costs, injuries, losses, or damages of any kind arising out of or in connection with the Promotion or delivery, misdelivery, acceptance, possession, use of or inability to use the prize (including, without limitation, claims, costs, injuries, losses and damages related to personal injuries, death, damage to or destruction of property, whether intentional or unintentional), whether under a theory of contract, tort (including negligence), warranty or other theory. Sponsor reserves the right to amend these Official Rules or to terminate this Promotion. Any provision of these Official Rules deemed unenforceable will be enforced to the extent permissible, and the remainder of these Official Rules will remain in effect. Sponsor is not responsible for any typographical or other error in the printing of any Promotion materials, administration of the Promotion or in the announcement of any prize. The Promotion and these Official Rules will be governed, construed and interpreted under the laws of the state of Washington. Entrants agree to be bound by these Official Rules and by the decisions of Sponsor, which are final and binding in all respects.

    Winner List; Rules Request: For a winner list, visit or send a self-addressed, stamped, business-size envelope after January 30, 2012 and before January 30, 2013 to Sponsor at the address listed below, Attn: Zillow "2012 Advertiser Survey" Sweepstakes Winner List (Tony Small). To obtain a copy of these Official Rules, visit or send a stamped, self-addressed, business-size envelope to Sponsor at the address listed below, Attn: Zillow "2012 Advertiser Survey" Sweepstakes Rules Request (Tony Small). Residents of WA and VT may omit return postage.

    Sponsor: ZILLOW, INC., 1301 Second Ave, Floor 31, Seattle, WA 98101 Confidentiality: Information provided by you to participate in this Promotion is subject to Sponsor's privacy policy at

    By Diane Tuman
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    • Last edited October 12 2012

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