Own Upstate New York Farm with an Essay and $150
Always dreamed of owning a farm? You may be able to just by writing an essay and paying $150.
Whether you’re in the market for a new house, new business, or you just can’t pass up the opportunity on a great deal, you can’t miss this!
A family in Corning, NY is selling their house but not in the conventional way. News 10 explains that in order to purchase the house, you have to pay $150, write an essay about what owning the farm would mean to your family (500-1000 words), and it must be postmarked no later than June 24th, 2019.
Many people have done research into this and apparently it’s all legitimate and legal. The property is valued at $150,000. First place wins the house and $10,000, second place wins $1,000, and third place wins $500. The owners say that after living there for 18 years, they’re just ready to move on and liked the idea of the essay contest.
Their website already has over 26,000 views and a bunch of pictures of the beautiful property. Rules, regulations, and answers to other frequently asked questions will be posted on their site as well. Are you going to enter?