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Holiday Caption Contest

December 07, 2016
Holiday Caption Contest Brookfield Residential

We’re celebrating the holiday season this year with a little Instagram fun!

Starting December 8, 2016 through December 28, 2016, you’ll have a chance to win one of three weekly $100 gift card prizes! How to enter:

1) Look out for our weekly #HolidayCaptionContest posts on Instagram featuring holiday cheer in our homes.

2) Comment on the post with your own creative caption and tag at least one friend. Each caption counts as one entry. Limit one entry person per post.

That’s it! See you on Instagram!

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See below for official rules >

Holiday Caption Contest Official Rules


The Holiday Caption Contest (“Promotion”) is sponsored by Brookfield Residential (“Sponsor”). This promotion is governed by these official rules (“Official Rules”). By posting a photo and participating in the promotion, each entrant agrees to abide by these Official Rules, including all eligibility requirements, and understands that the results of the Promotion, as determined by Sponsor and its agents, are final in all respects. The Promotion is subject to all federal, state and local laws and regulations and is void where prohibited by law.

This Promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Instagram. You are providing your information to Brookfield Residential and not to Instagram. By participating in this Promotion you agree to a complete release of Instagram from any claims. Participation in this Promotion is subject to the Official Rules. Any questions, comments or complaints regarding the Promotion will be directed to Sponsor, not Instagram.



No purchase is necessary to enter or win. A purchase will not increase chances of winning. Entrant’s account must be public in order for entries to be eligible. The Promotion is open to legal residents of their respective countries where not prohibited by law, who are eighteen (18) years of age or older at the time of entry who have Internet access and a valid Instagram account. Sponsor has the right to verify the eligibility of each entrant.



The Promotion begins on December 8, 2016 at 9:00am PST and ends on December 28, 2016 at 6pm PST. (“Promotion Period”). All entries (“Submissions”) must be received within the time stated during that Promotion period. Sponsor reserves the right to extend or shorten the Promotion at their sole discretion.



Weekly holiday themed photographs will be posted on @BrookfieldSoCal on Instagram between December 8, 2016 through December 28, 2016. To enter, comment on the post with a unique caption and tag one friend. Winner Selection: All entries will be judged by Sponsor, whose decisions are final based on the following criteria: 30% Theme, 30% Originality, and 40% Creativity. In the event of a tie, the person among the tied entrants with the highest score in Creativity will be declared the Winner. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole and unfettered discretion, to disqualify any entry that it believes contains obscene, offensive or inappropriate content that does not comply with these official rules or is not consistent with the spirit of the promotion. The decision of the Sponsor and judges is final and binding on all matters relating to the Promotion. Each comment counts as one (1) entry. Maximum one entry per Instagram user per post. By entering, you agree to all rules and requirements of the Promotion.



All submissions must be original entries. By entering, all entrants warrant and represent that their respective submissions are their own and will not infringe or violate the rights of any third parties, including, but not limited to, any copyrights, trademarks and/or rights of publicity or privacy. Submission of entry constitutes entrant’s consent and by submitting an entry, entrant does irrevocably assign to Sponsor any and all rights to their entry including, but not limited to, intellectual property rights. Submission of an entry grants Sponsor and its agents the right to publish, produce, use, adapt, edit and/or modify the entry in any way and in any and all media without limitation and without any compensation or remuneration whatsoever to any entrant. Entrants also acknowledge that they’re providing information to Sponsor and not to Instagram.



All eligible entries received during the Promotion Period will gather into a database at the end of the Promotion Period. A winner will be chosen at random and is subject to Sponsor approval.

The winners will be announced on or around December 29, 2016 on Sponsor’s Instagram account. Winners will be notified on or around December 29, 2016. Instructions for prize will be messaged to the winner’s Instagram account. Each entrant is responsible for monitoring his/her e-mail, Instagram, Facebook account and Sponsor’s Facebook page for prize notification and receipt or other communications related to this Promotion. If the winner cannot be reached by Administrator (or Sponsor) within fifteen (15) days, or if the prize is returned as undeliverable, the winner shall forfeit the prize. Upon the request of the Sponsor, the potential winner may be required to return an Affidavit of Eligibility, Release and Prize Acceptance Form and IRS W-9 Form. If a potential winner fails to comply with these official rules that potential winner will be disqualified. Prizes may not be awarded if an insufficient number of eligible entries are received.



Three (3) Winners will each receive a $100 American Express® or Visa® gift card.

Terms and conditions may apply. Incidental expenses and all other costs and expenses that are not specifically listed as part of a prize in these Official Rules and that may be associated with the award, acceptance, receipt and use of all or any portion of the awarded prize are solely the responsibility of the respective prize winner. ALL FEDERAL, STATE AND LOCAL TAXES ASSOCIATED WITH THE RECEIPT OR USE OF ANY PRIZE IS SOLELY THE RESPONSIBILITY OF THE WINNER.



Prizes are non-transferable. No substitution or cash equivalent of prizes are permitted. Sponsor and its respective parent, affiliate and subsidiary companies, agents and representatives are not responsible for any typographical or other errors in the offer or administration of the Promotion, including, but not limited to, errors in any printing or posting of these Official Rules, the selection and announcement of any winner or the distribution of any prize. Any attempt to damage the content or operation of this Promotion is unlawful and subject to possible legal action by Sponsor. Sponsor reserves the right to terminate, suspend or amend the Promotion without notice and for any reason, including, without limitation, if Sponsor determines that the Promotion cannot be conducted as planned or should a virus, bug, tampering or unauthorized intervention, technical failure or other cause beyond Sponsor’s control corrupt the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper play of the Promotion. In the event any tampering or unauthorized intervention may have occurred, Sponsor reserves the right to void suspect entries at issue. Sponsor and its respective parent, affiliate and subsidiary companies, agents, representatives and any telephone network or service providers are not responsible for incorrect or inaccurate transcription of entry information or for any human error, technical malfunction, lost or delayed data transmission, omission, interruption, deletion, line failure or malfunction of any telephone network, computer equipment or software, the inability to access any website or online service or any other error, human or otherwise.



By entering the Promotion, each entrant agrees to indemnify, release and hold harmless Sponsor and its parent, affiliate and subsidiary companies, the Facebook platform, Administrator, advertising and Promotional agencies and all their respective officers, directors, employees, representatives and agents from any liability, damages, losses or injury resulting in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from that entrant’s participation in the sweepstakes and the acceptance, use or misuse of any prize that may be won. Sponsor and its parent, affiliate and subsidiary companies do not make any warranties, express or implied, as to the condition, fitness or merchantability of the prize. Sponsor and its parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, advertising and promotional agencies and all their respective officers, directors, employees, representatives and agents disclaim any liability for damage to any computer system resulting from access to or the download of information or materials connected with the Promotion.



By participating, each entrant grants Sponsor permission to use all photographic submission(s), his/her name, likeness or comments for publicity and/or marketing purposes without payment of additional consideration, except where prohibited by law.



This promotion is sponsored by:

Brookfield Residential

3200 Park Center Drive, Ste. 1000

Costa Mesa, CA 92626


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