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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 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 71, Episode 2

A Newly Married Couple Discover Life in North-Eastern South Africa Means Cohabiting with Wild Game

When Jacquie volunteered in South Sudan, she unexpectedly found love after meeting Johann, a paramedic from South Africa. Six months later, they tied the knot and planned to build a life together in her native Canada. But shortly into their marriage, the couple's future was derailed. His paramedic qualifications were not recognized and he was unable to work in his profession. Instead, Johann landed a job in Mozambique and the newlyweds soon found themselves relocating to the other side of the world. And for convenience, they chose to settle in his home country, across the border in Hoedspruit, South Africa. Located in the African bush, the town's a gateway to Kruger National Park, one of Africa's largest and most famous game reserves. And a recent boom in eco-tourism's made the town a hot spot for tourists, but a competitive place to buy real estate. So when Jacquie and Johann started their house hunt, they discovered their 100,000 dollar budget wouldn't go far, and they were divided on a place that met both their demands. She wanted a location close to town, but he preferred a home in the thick of the African bush. Find out how they compromise when House Hunters International goes on safari to Hoedspruit, South Africa.

Saturday
Jan 3

1:30am | 12:30c

Season 73, Episode 3

Looking at the Big Picture in St. Thomas, USVI

Stephanie Clark has always loved escaping the daily grind in Maryland to spend time with her family in St. Thomas, USVI. When her boyfriend Shawn Burman proposed while vacationing there, Stephanie decided that she never wanted to leave. With a desire to continue his education, Shawn didn't require much convincing to embrace Stephanie's dream to move to the Virgin Islands. Relying on her income while Shawn returns to his studies, Stephanie understands that their budget will be tight, so her desires are simple. However, if Shawn is hitting the books at home, he'd like to study in style. Real estate agent Rob Barringer knows that, in this pricey paradise, either Shawn will have to lower his island expectations or Stephanie is going to have to break the bank when House Hunters International sets sail for St. Thomas.

Sunday
Feb 8

11:30pm | 10:30c

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 78, Episode 7

Night Ride Home, Far From The Overload

Eric and Jenna realize they'll never be able to afford a dream home with million dollar views in their current city of Beverly Hills, California. It's a difficult decision but if Eric decides to sell his late grandmother's house that he's been holding onto for fifteen years, they can slow down and enjoy their favorite city of Mazatlán, Mexico. While finding a place within budget in this historical capital is no easy task, especially since this Pearl of the Pacific is evolving into a world class resort, Eric is determined – he's not selling his grandmother's house to walk away from Mexico empty-handed.

Wednesday
Apr 29

10:30pm | 9:30c

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 73, Episode 2

A Couple from Boston Fear Rocking the Relationship Boat with a Move to St. Thomas

K.J. had a great life and close network of friends in Boston, MA, his home for 16-years. But the city's traffic jams and cold winters were becoming unbearable, and he craved a change of pace and warmer climate. K.J. dreamed of moving to the Caribbean to start a small business, and hoped his girlfriend Kate would come along. When he approached the subject of relocating, Kate threw caution to the wind and agreed, and soon after the couple were bidding farewell to family, friends and their careers. Deciding an American territory was the easiest place to start a business, the duo set their sights on St. Thomas in the US Virgin Islands. But once they arrived, it became clear, they were split on where to call home. Kate wanted beach access and a property on the island's tropical north end. But K.J. disagreed, favoring views and an apartment on the livelier east side. And with no jobs, no home and no resolution in sight, they feared the experience would damage their relatively new relationship. Watch as they navigate rocky terrain in St. Thomas, US Virgin Islands.

Thursday
Sep 17

11:30pm | 10:30c

Season 72, Episode 11

Flying High in Guam

Fadi's career as a commercial pilot lands his family half a world away from their home in Michigan. Equal parts excited and nervous by their new life on Guam, Fadi and wife Christina have different ways of dealing with the unknown. Fadi wants to hold onto the familiarities of a big home and a backyard for their daughter Leila. Christina wants an island life via a small condo on the beach. Beautiful views abound as the family wrestles with Mom's plan of letting the beach be their backyard or Dad's plan of going big or going home when House Hunters International departs, on time, for Guam.

Sunday
Sep 20

2:30am | 1:30c

Season 83, Episode 11

You Better Belize It

The first time Jim and Traci vacationed to Ambergris Caye, Belize, they knew right away that this laid-back Caribbean island was different. A decade later, after countless return trips and with their kids grown and out of the house, Jim's finally persuaded Traci to invest their retirement savings on a home there. Traci's down for the sun and snorkeling as long as they get a condo so she doesn't have to worry about maintenance. But Jim's long-deferred dream is a standalone house so he can enjoy personal outdoor space and a garage for the necessary island transportation: the golf cart. Find out whether 10 years is worth the wait, when House Hunters International explores Ambergris Caye, Belize.

Monday
Oct 12

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 85, Episode 7

Terni Eclipse of the Heart: A Budget Battle in Italy

Rachael and Tom always find time to travel and explore different parts of the world. A few years ago, they took their first trip to Italy, and it changed them for life. The couple felt at home there and wanted to be a part of the Italian lifestyle instead of just tourists. Once they returned home to Michigan, they researched Italian properties online and sorted their finances, determining that on their second trip to Italy, they could purchase a home. Searching for the right combination of accessibility and affordability, they've decided their ideal location is 65 miles northeast of Rome in the original city for lovers: St. Valentine's birthplace, Terni. Although Terni is quite affordable compared with larger Italian cities, Rachael and Tom have drastically different opinions on what constitutes affordable, and they'll have to figure out a way to compromise if they hope to obtain their Italian life of leisure.

Monday
Dec 28

2:30am | 1:30c

Thursday
Feb 11

10:30pm | 9:30c

Friday
Feb 12

1:30am | 12:30c

Season 67, Episode 8

Tired of California's Crowded Beaches, a Couple Invests in a Surfside Home in Rosarito Beach, Mexico

Married for eight-years, Brunela and Jaime had two girls, five-year old Sol and Mia who's three. They had no complaints about their house in Vista, California but became increasingly frustrated with the area's crowded beaches, especially Jaime, a lifelong surfer. Longing to create special memories for their girls, and looking for a quiet coastal getaway, Jaime and Brunela decided to use their savings to purchase a second home in Rosarito Beach, Mexico. Not only did they hope to have the ocean at their doorstep, but since Brunela was born in Peru, and Jaime's parents were from Chile, spending time in Mexico would also mean exposing the girls to their Latin roots. But once they put their plan in action south of the boarder, they discovered the area's popularity had pushed the average cost of a beachside two-bedroom home above their $150,000 budget. And to make matters worse, Jaime's desire for the perfect surfer's pad clashed with Brunela's fiscal concerns. Find out if they wipe out or catch a wave when House Hunters International rides to Rosarito Beach, Mexico.

Friday
Feb 12

12:30pm | 11:30c

Season 83, Episode 9

Oh, de Toilette

Ky's job has finally landed him in his dream city. His new post in Paris gives his wife, Emily, the opportunity to pursue her dream of owning her own cafe. Ky has a lot of built-up expectations for their home in France, so he's not shy about his wish list: he wants two full bathrooms and a separate study space, not an easy thing to find in the Paris property market. Emily just wants a cozy home with an equipped kitchen. Even with a generous budget, real estate agent Linnea is concerned Ky's demands for American-style amenities could mean Ky is not up to the reality of living in Paris.

Friday
Feb 12

10:30pm | 9:30c

Season 83, Episode 9

Oh, de Toilette

Ky's job has finally landed him in his dream city. His new post in Paris gives his wife, Emily, the opportunity to pursue her dream of owning her own cafe. Ky has a lot of built-up expectations for their home in France, so he's not shy about his wish list: he wants two full bathrooms and a separate study space, not an easy thing to find in the Paris property market. Emily just wants a cozy home with an equipped kitchen. Even with a generous budget, real estate agent Linnea is concerned Ky's demands for American-style amenities could mean Ky is not up to the reality of living in Paris.

Saturday
Feb 13

1:30am | 12:30c

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

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