House Lust: Inside HGTV’s Dream Home Giveaway In Portsmouth, RI

A fully furnished home worth $2.8 million, $250,000 cash and a new RV — all without having to leave the area code: It sounds like a Rhode Island dream come true. But there’s a hitch. (Isn’t there always a hitch?)

Marking twenty-five years of Dream Homes, HGTV is giving away a 3,300 square-foot, multi-level house near McCorrie Beach in Portsmouth — the first-ever Dream Home in Rhode Island. The house, which affords views of the Sakonnet River, was designed by Brian Patrick Flynn and built by JPS Construction in Middletown. Continue reading…

By Casey Nilsson