Eugene man sets up contest to give away home

Nov 20, 2008 Full story: KVAL-TV Eugene 7

Three bedrooms, two bathrooms, a hot tub and a beautiful view - this Veneta area home is ready for someone to move in.

Full Story
Nathan Simmons

Eugene, OR

#1 Nov 21, 2008
I am writing about this house I saw on the news,......In 2005 we moved here from Texas and began having grand mal siezures. I am a professional illustrator and need space to do my work. our place is small and far away from decent medical help, we'd love to relocate and we have the $20.00. All we want is a regualr house that is modern enough to not seeem like we are camping out. If I had the space I need, I might be able to re-start my business and get back into the red again. I's say "all we want for chriustmas is a decent place to live" but that would be cleche. but my spouse and myself really need a close proximity to good health care, and we would really love a house we could call our own, maybe have a little garden and the feeling of home.
Nathan Brown Simmons & spouse.
jeff

Rochester, NY

#2 Nov 23, 2008
well if you give it to me that would be awesome i never had a home of my own and if i could have this it would be a gift with benefits if you know what i mean (im gay)
Jeanne

Eugene, OR

#3 Nov 25, 2008
I have heard of contests like this. So for whatever reason it is, I find myself ready to enter my first contest. Yes, I will pay the entry fee and write my reason for why I should win the home. Good luck to all of us as we await the wonderful results of this contest.
Cindy Taylor

Beaverton, OR

#4 Nov 29, 2008
can anyone give an up date on this story?
jeff

Rochester, NY

#5 Nov 29, 2008
im waiting for the deed
Steve Becker

San Diego, CA

#6 Dec 18, 2008
Cindy Taylor wrote:
can anyone give an up date on this story?
I heard not enough people entered the contest so Tran said he will divide the money between three charities: Habitat for Humanity, Best Friends Animal Shelter and Citizens for Health.
jeff

Rochester, NY

#7 Dec 19, 2008
i guess he doesnt want my benefits

Tell me when this thread is updated:

Subscribe Now Add to my Tracker

Add your comments below

Characters left: 4000

Please note by submitting this form you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Service and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. Be polite. Inappropriate posts may be removed by the moderator. Send us your feedback.

Veneta Discussions

Title Updated Last By Comments
When Cops Don't Know the Law 12 hr OId Sailor 1
Yodhheh Tue heatherrenee333 19
We boycott downtown businesses because Dec 12 Outraged 2
Sons of Anarchy in The War on Culture Dec 4 Culture Auditor 1
Best free tv Nov 27 Eugene liberal 1
Democrat, Gay Rights Activist Arrested for Alle... Nov 26 Geraldine 14
Obama Friend, HRC Founder Terry Bean Arrested o... Nov 26 Xstains In Name Only 15

High Wind Watch for Lane County was issued at December 17 at 6:34PM PST

Veneta Dating
Find my Match
More from around the web

Veneta People Search

Addresses and phone numbers for FREE

Veneta News, Events & Info

Click for news, events and info in Veneta

Personal Finance

Mortgages [ See current mortgage rates ]

NFL Latest News

Updated 4:34 pm PST

NBC Sports 4:34PM
Seahawks thrive keeping same weekly approach - NBC Sports
Bleacher Report 6:07 PM
Seattle Seahawks vs. Arizona Cardinals Betting Odds, Analysis, NFL Pick
NBC Sports 9:10 PM
Lions claim Josh Thomas off waivers from the Jets
Bleacher Report 9:31 PM
Most Crucial Matchups in 49ers' Game vs. Chargers
NBC Sports 9:47 PM
Russell Okung not ruled out, Max Unger has chance to play against Cardinals