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Amazing International Homes

Buying Around the Globe

Tour homes around the world with clips from House Hunters International.

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South American Dining Room With a View

Living Room - Alexandra Headland, Australia

Swiss Estate in Bern, Switzerland as seen on House Hunters International

Elegant Living Room - Paris, France

Bedroom With Eclectic Pattern Combination

A Floating Home - Daintree, Australia

Charming British Home - Loughborough, England

Loft-Style Bedroom With View of Australian City

Balcony With White Chairs and Ocean View

Tribal Living Room - Panquipulli, Chile

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About the Show

This spinoff of the wildly popular HGTV House Hunters globe trots from Sao Paolo to Prague. Home hunters and their real estate agents check out all sorts of architectural styles and work through the idiosyncrasies of buying real estate in other countries. In any language, home buying is an emotional experience.

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Season 72, Episode 7

Split on Urban Versus Rural Living, a Couple from Iowa Have a Trying House Hunt in Lusaka, Zambia

With a background in farming and humanitarian work, Mickey saw the potential for a stronger agriculture industry and lower malnutrition rates in Zambia. After a few visits to the southern African country, Mickey was offered a job providing farming outreach to rural communities outside the capital city, Lusaka. His wife Mandey agreed to the relocation and soon after the couple was carting their five-year old son, and three-year old daughter to the other side of the world. And once they arrived, it became clear they were split on where to live.

Thursday
Oct 23

1:30am | 12:30c

Season 70, Episode 1

Wisconsinites Hoping to Settle in Auckland Must Consider Buying a Home off the Auction Block

For 11 years, Jennifer, Russ and their three girls enjoyed the security of their close-knit Wisconsin community. But the couple had a nagging sense they were missing-out on experiences beyond their reach. On a whim, Jennifer, an audiologist, applied to a position in New Zealand. And to the family's surprise, their future took a dramatic turn. They soon found themselves headed 8,000 miles from home to Auckland. When they arrived they settled into a rental, but quickly found its quarters too cramped. And since the city was agreeing with For 11-years, Jennifer, Russ and their three girls enjoyed the security of their close-knit Wisconsin community. But the couple had a nagging sense they were missing-out on experiences beyond their reach. On a whim, Jennifer, an audiologist, applied to a position in New Zealand. And to the family's surprise, their future took a dramatic turn. They soon found themselves headed 8,000 miles from home to Auckland. When they arrived they settled into a rental, but quickly found its quarters too cramped. And since the city was agreeing with them, Jennifer and Russ decided to make the move more permanent and invest in a home. But to their dismay, properties in Auckland were few and far between. And in this sellers' market, most homes were sold on the auction block to the highest bidder. So with dad not working and only one income coming in, the couple were faced with a challenging house hunt. And finding a home in their 700,000 dollar budget with enough space for a family of five and the character that Jennifer craved would be tough. Watch how they manage the city's pricey auction-based housing market when House Hunters International arrives in Auckland, New Zealand.

Monday
Oct 27

2:30am | 1:30c

Season 68, Episode 3

A New Home On A New Beach

Hawaii's high cost of living means single mom Nancy has to work constantly to keep the money rolling in. That leaves no time to spend with her five year old daughter Jacqueline. They both love the beach and the surf, and Nancy wants to replicate that lifestyle where the cost of living is more affordable. She decides to sell everything they own, and with the proceeds, return to Costa Rica where she lived years ago. She will hunt for a condo on Costa Rica's Pacific coast where the recovering real estate market challenges Nancy's budget and her need for a location suitable for a young child. Watch as House Hunters International goes surfing in Tamarindo, Costa Rica.

Sunday
Nov 9

2:30am | 1:30c

Season 64, Episode 1

Small Town Teachers Tackle Culture Shock as they Hunt for a Family Friendly Home in Ho Chi Minh City

Heather and Duarte were friends for three years before they started dating. While teaching abroad in Pakistan, a spark was ignited, flicking their feelings from pals to passion. They've since married and had a baby boy named Gabriel. After recently completing additional degrees back in the US, they decided to give international teaching in Vietnam a shot. A quick video chat later led to new jobs at an international school in Ho Chi Minh City and moving sight unseen. Once they arrived with their two year old in tow, they realized the rental market was as fast paced as the city. Good homes went quick, especially in their 1200 dollar a month budget. To make matters worse, their priorities were split with Heather hankering for a kid friendly flat, and Duarte focused on clean lines and modern design. Find out if they find a place that meets her maternal side and his personal style when House Hunters International gets schooled in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.

Wednesday
Dec 31

9am | 8c

Season 68, Episode 13

Thrown Under the Brussels

Drew and Shannon found the perfect home in the perfect town in Ohio, but about a month later Drew received an international assignment to Brussels for work. This will be the third time Drew and Shannon have lived abroad, but this time is different as the kids are older now and require much more consideration as far as where they'll make their new home. Drew and Shannon are also split on the use of space. Drew wants to rock out with the kids in the music room of his dreams while Shannon has visions of a peaceful library where the kids can read and learn. Find out if they rock loud or read quietly as House Hunters International visits Brussels, Belgium.

Wednesday
Dec 31

3pm | 2c

Season 75, Episode 6

Landing a home in San Juan, Puerto Rico

Josue Gonzalez wants to move his family to San Juan so he can share his heritage with his sons. He's convinced his wife Natasha to transfer their air traffic controller jobs and make the move from her hometown of Memphis, Tennessee. First, they must decide on a house where they'll both feel comfortable. Josue wants to be in the city for beach access and a short commute to work at the airport. Natasha wants space and a quiet setting for an easier transition for their two boys, and her dislike for the beach has her looking for out-of-town options. Real estate agent Carolyn Palermo has her work cut out for her trying to land these two a home with opposite wish lists.

Tuesday
Jan 20

1:30am | 12:30c

Season 76, Episode 13

Old City Eco-Challenge in Athens

When Stratis and Gyorgyi had their first child about a year ago, it didn't take long for them to realize they wanted to be closer to family, and fast. Lawyers by trade and living abroad in Brussels, they made a deal that they'd move to the home country where work struck first. Gyorgyi quickly found a job as an environmental lawyer in Athens, and they were off to Stratis's home country. Athens is a famed ancient city that both Gyorgyi and Stratis love, but for all its history and splendor, the one thing that this old town lacks, green space, is the one thing that environmentalists Gyorgyi and Stratis want most. With a modest fixed budget, a new baby, and high expectations for their eco-demands, Gyorgyi and Stratis will have to think creatively if they want to find eco-friendliness in one of the world's oldest towns.

Thursday
Feb 19

10:30pm | 9:30c

Season 60, Episode 9

Domestic Track in Tasmania

All work and no play, TV Exec Fiona thought she had it all. But after she and husband Craig started a family, she knew their pace of life had to change. So when he was offered a job in his native Tasmania, he knew there they could spend more time together as a family. But in this tiny property market, she's not sure if she's ready to compromise the rustic life she's dreamt of for his desire to live in a modern home. Watch when House Hunters International jumps feet first on the island state of Tasmania.

Tuesday
Mar 10

12:30pm | 11:30c

Season 76, Episode 4

Keep the City Just Give Me That Countryside

Matt and Susan Treadwell love traveling, and were living a gypsy life, moving to a new country every year or two. Then came Budapest, Hungary and two kids. Time passed quickly and before they knew it, 10 years had passed and they were still there. When an opportunity came up for Susan to work in Barcelona, Spain, they jumped on it. But self-described country boy Matt, didn't want to live in another, even bigger city. He wanted some land spreading out far and wide, so hitting the internet, they discovered a little artists village about 45 minutes away called Sitges that sounded right up their alley, with narrow cobblestone streets, beautiful architecture and fabulous beaches. Not to mention great weather. But they still have to come to an agreement about whether to live out of town by the beach, or in town near the train to Barcelona, so Susan's commute doesn't increase to over an hour.

Monday
Mar 16

2:30am | 1:30c

Season 76, Episode 10

Family of Four Extends Their Minnesotan Summers by Buying a Caribbean Condo

Mom and dad measure the quietness of an area by whether or not they can hear palm trees blowing in the breeze. But their teenage boys want all the action that comes with living near one of the world's best beaches. The property that pleases all will come with a high price tag. Mom has plans to open a coffee shop here on the island but she may have to sacrifice the budget for the business if she wants everyone to be happy. Along the way, random roosters and back porches with air conditioners raising a racket, not to mention the traffic near Seven Mile, conspire to keep the parents from their peaceful paradise.

Thursday
Mar 26

10:30pm | 9:30c

Season 57, Episode 12

Fight or Flight in Arcachon, France

Aaron's job as a helicopter pilot has enabled the Croft family to travel the world, but an exchange program with the French Air Force lands them in the coastal region of Arcachon Bay searching for a home base on a tight deadline. They must get the kids situated into a normal routine before Aaron is once again deployed, and the area's limited market of holiday rentals isn't making it easy for them to find a place to settle down. Add in the growing hostilities over whether to get a luxury kitchen for Shiloh or a garage where Aaron can keep his toys, and the battle begins in Arcachon, France.

Tuesday
Apr 28

12:30pm | 11:30c

Season 82, Episode 2

Family Time in Flemish Brabant

After 14 years of traveling for his job, Ryan and his wife Amie wanted to bring their family closer together. When a job opportunity for a more stable position opened up in Flemish Brabant, Belgium, he jumped at it. Amie wants a home in the suburbs to ensure a smooth transition for the kids, but Ryan wants to make the most of this European opportunity and live in the city of Leuven.

Thursday
Jul 30

10:30pm | 9:30c

Season 75, Episode 10

We're Sure in Turin

When Jessica and Marco first arrived in Turin they moved into a one-bedroom apartment which was supposed to be temporary. But when their son Leonardo was born that short-term stop turned into a four-year stay. As Leonardo grows their living space needs to grow as well. Jessica really wants to find a home where she can finally feel comfortable, but Marco knows they need to stay on budget. Watch as this family searches for a home they can call their own when House Hunters International travels to Turin, Italy.

Wednesday
Dec 16

12:30pm | 11:30c

Season 87, Episode 12

Don't Hate the Playa, Hate the Game

Jeanne has visited Mexico many times over the years. After establishing a successful medical practice in Chicago, she has decided to open a clinic in Playa del Carmen and move to Mexico full time. Once there, she'll need to decide how far she can push her budget with a new business on the horizon.

Sunday
Feb 14

11:30pm | 10:30c

Season 87, Episode 12

Don't Hate the Playa, Hate the Game

Jeanne has visited Mexico many times over the years. After establishing a successful medical practice in Chicago, she has decided to open a clinic in Playa del Carmen and move to Mexico full time. Once there, she'll need to decide how far she can push her budget with a new business on the horizon.

Monday
Feb 15

2:30am | 1:30c

Season 89, Episode 6

Divided Over Design in Dublin

Washington, D.C. area couple Pamela and Sean are honoring a wedding day vow to live abroad by moving to Dublin, Ireland, for his new job. But it's not "happily ever after" when it comes to house hunting. While she wants Irish character and charm in a new apartment, Sean would prefer something modern with an open-flor plant. No matter what type of place they choose, it needs to be close to Sean's bus for work and within Pamela's strict budget.

Monday
Feb 15

10:30pm | 9:30c

Season 89, Episode 6

Divided Over Design in Dublin

Washington, D.C. area couple Pamela and Sean are honoring a wedding day vow to live abroad by moving to Dublin, Ireland, for his new job. But it's not "happily ever after" when it comes to house hunting. While she wants Irish character and charm in a new apartment, Sean would prefer something modern with an open-flor plant. No matter what type of place they choose, it needs to be close to Sean's bus for work and within Pamela's strict budget.

Tuesday
Feb 16

1:30am | 12:30c

Season 69, Episode 2

Ansbach To The Future

For Erica Frost, Powdersville, South Carolina is the center of the universe. But after his positive foreign exchange experience in Germany, Jason wanted daughter Addison to see more than just their neck of the woods. But giving his family an international experience won't be cheap, so he's pushing to pinch pennies by living outside of Ansbach. But this first time stay at home mom is worried about being isolated in the countryside, so she wants city life without having to sacrifice all the space and privacy she's used to. Between their modest budget and conflicting expectations, real estate agent Elisabeth will to break it to her clients, no one can have their streusel and eat it too.

Tuesday
Feb 16

12:30pm | 11:30c

Season 89, Episode 8

Quintana Roo Future

Gillian's given up her stable career in pharmaceutical sales to have more family time with her and Marc's son, Easton, on the eastern shore of Quintana Roo, Mexico. But her family's reliance on Marc's freelance photography business is increasing Gillian's anxiety and because of the tourist-heavy locale in Quintana Roo, the couple can't seem to find a home with the space they want within their budget as House Hunters International pictures a new future on the coast of Quintana Roo, Mexico.

Tuesday
Feb 16

10:30pm | 9:30c

Season 89, Episode 8

Quintana Roo Future

Gillian's given up her stable career in pharmaceutical sales to have more family time with her and Marc's son, Easton, on the eastern shore of Quintana Roo, Mexico. But her family's reliance on Marc's freelance photography business is increasing Gillian's anxiety and because of the tourist-heavy locale in Quintana Roo, the couple can't seem to find a home with the space they want within their budget as House Hunters International pictures a new future on the coast of Quintana Roo, Mexico.

Wednesday
Feb 17

1:30am | 12:30c

Season 75, Episode 5

Falling on the Grenada

After volunteering at his father-in-law's veterinary clinic, Garrett decided to change majors and become a vet himself. But after making a late decision to change his career focus, he was too late to apply to medical schools in America. He turned to Grenada, and was accepted into a program. Now they're leaving New York for the island of spice, but they'll be living off savings and a limited budget won't provide the kind of life they had in New York. Mallory is sacrificing the only life she's known for her husband, so she's not so willing to compromise on things like garden space for their dog, modern appliances or having a car just so Garrett can live close to school. See who rolls over as House Hunters International visits Grenada.

Wednesday
Feb 17

12:30pm | 11:30c

Season 81, Episode 9

Taking the Kids to Marrakech, Morocco

When British Paris went to Marrakech, she swears Fahd put a spell on her because she fell in love and married him. They were raising their kids in England, but eventually felt it was time to introduce the kids to Fahd's family and culture. Paris and Fahd have returned to Marrakech to find a budget-friendly second home. Paris loves to renovate, but Fahd would rather get a more costly move-in-ready home. Tune in to find out who prevails in this international tug of war.

Wednesday
Feb 17

10:30pm | 9:30c

Season 81, Episode 9

Taking the Kids to Marrakech, Morocco

When British Paris went to Marrakech, she swears Fahd put a spell on her because she fell in love and married him. They were raising their kids in England, but eventually felt it was time to introduce the kids to Fahd's family and culture. Paris and Fahd have returned to Marrakech to find a budget-friendly second home. Paris loves to renovate, but Fahd would rather get a more costly move-in-ready home. Tune in to find out who prevails in this international tug of war.

Thursday
Feb 18

1:30am | 12:30c

Season 65, Episode 12

Divorced Bikers Fall in Love and Leave Texas for a Clean Break in Belize

Despite a string of unsuccessful marriages, both Dory and Kenney never gave up on finding true love. Upon meeting, they worried their checkered pasts would warn the other off, so they were relieved to discover they'd both been married three times, and had children from past relationships. And, they shared a lot in common, including a fondness for motorcycles. Two years later, they decided to part ways with their native Texas and start a new life in the Central American country, Belize. Wanting to live close to the coast, for Kenney it was the chance to finally slow down after years of running a busy trucking company. But Dory had different plans, hoping to expand her embroidery business south of the boarder. When they arrived they witnessed Belize's boom first hand, and realized the demand for waterfront properties was huge. And with only 225-thousand to spend, finding a place that met his retirement requirements and her business plan was easier said than done. Find out if love conquers all when House Hunters International takes a break in Belize.

Thursday
Feb 18

12:30pm | 11:30c

Season 89, Episode 5

Life ain't Faroe Islands

Brynhild was born in the Faroe Islands, but decided to become an exchange student in high school.  She was assigned to Michigan and loved it so much she decided to stay in the US for the last seven years.  But now with her visa expiring, she and her American boyfriend Luis are planning a move back to the Faroe Islands so they can live close to her family in the same way they've lived close to Luis' family for the past several years.  But things on the Faroe Islands aren't exactly how Brynhild remembers, and the fact that most people own their homes there makes the practice of renting an apartment next to impossible due to extremely limited inventory.  Will they be able to find a suitable home or will they end up living with Brynhild's family?  Find out as House Hunters International travels to the mystical Faroe Islands.   

Thursday
Feb 18

10:30pm | 9:30c

Season 89, Episode 5

Life ain't Faroe Islands

Brynhild was born in the Faroe Islands, but decided to become an exchange student in high school.  She was assigned to Michigan and loved it so much she decided to stay in the US for the last seven years.  But now with her visa expiring, she and her American boyfriend Luis are planning a move back to the Faroe Islands so they can live close to her family in the same way they've lived close to Luis' family for the past several years.  But things on the Faroe Islands aren't exactly how Brynhild remembers, and the fact that most people own their homes there makes the practice of renting an apartment next to impossible due to extremely limited inventory.  Will they be able to find a suitable home or will they end up living with Brynhild's family?  Find out as House Hunters International travels to the mystical Faroe Islands.   

Friday
Feb 19

1:30am | 12:30c

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