When Andrew gets a job opportunity he can't refuse, the Garnett family pack their bags and move to Trinidad. They are looking forward experiencing a new lifestyle and culture. Will they be able to find a home that has both a local feel with the comforts of home on this Caribbean island?
High school sweethearts John and Whitney were on the fast track to life. They married young, and were ready to settle down and start a family in San Jose, California. One night at a dinner party they noticed their peers were all moving around the country and the world. They reflected on their life and realized they needed an adventure of their own while they're still young. So after some dicussions among their closest friends, they decided to head to Ireland. It was an impulsive decision and now they must learn to make it work in their new country. Rental agent Dave is up for the challenge of pairing these two smalltown kids with their first home in a bustling metropolis. Watch what happens when House Hunters International jumps into Dublin, Ireland.
After growing up in landlocked Czech Republic, Veronika Koplikova moves in with her new boyfriend Tyler Gibson in his hometown, Townsville, Australia. Veronika desires more space, but it will come at a price. Watch as Veronika and Tyler get to know each other while searching for their first home together as House Hunters International settles down in sunny Townsville, Australia.
German living is all work and no play for Nadine, but she's ready to make a change. Heading towards the sun and surf of Tarifa, Spain she has great expectations. But with no job waiting for her when she arrives, will Nadine be able to afford same comforts she's accustomed to, or will she be left sleeping in the sand?
Lisa and Jonathan Ferland love their lives in Atlanta, Georgia. They both have successful careers, a wide and supportive network of friends, and a new addition to the family, their son Calvin. When Jonathan's firm advertised for a vacancy based in Stockholm, Sweden he applied on a whim and could not believe it when he got the job. The Ferlands are packing up their family home, their two dogs and one-year-old son Calvin, and starting the search for a house with a minimum of two bedrooms, outdoor space, and an easy commute to Jonathan's office in the city. Watch as House Hunters International leaps across the Atlantic to Stockholm, Sweden.
Czech Republic native Tereza came to the United States eight years ago on a tennis scholarship, but her homeland was never far from her mind. Even after falling in love with Scott and settling down in Kansas, Tereza had an eye to returning to Europe and living closer to her family. Her company has offices worldwide so when an opportunity came up in Munich, she and Scott decided to take the leap. Living in Germany puts them close to Tereza's family and right in the center of Europe. Scott had never traveled abroad before meeting Tereza, but credits his wife with broadening his horizons. But moving from a three-bedroom house to a one bedroom rental will surely take some getting used to. Watch what happens as House Hunters International explores Munich, Germany.
Just after getting married to Meena, architect Ken jumped at the chance to help design Doha's new international airport. So, they're trading in the golden state of California for the golden lands of Qatar. But as these newlyweds discover each other, the new city of Doha is also discovering its own identity as it moves towards the future. From sleek new development to traditional neighborhoods, real estate agent Ana Figueiredo will help them navigate Doha's changing landscape. Watch as House Hunters International uncovers all that glitters in Doha, Qatar.
Inspired more than two decades ago by the lyrics of Jimmy Buffett and fed up with Toledo's icy winters, Mike Holly and his wife, Alison, are looking to the sun-drenched shores of Tamarindo, Costa Rica. With a waterfront restaurant newly purchased, Mike and Alison have little time to find a home base. And with Mike focused on his business venture, finding a space where Alison will be comfortable is essential. But in a town with limited real estate, locating a pool, a tennis court, and the Spanish style Alison favors may prove to be impossible. Watch what happens when House Hunters International seeks out "La Pura Vida" in Tamarindo, Costa Rica.
Twenty-two years of marriage, three active kids, and cold Canadian winters have made David and Lynne realize it's time for a break from their routine. Although they've never been there, David has been actively researching vacation properties in Tamarindo, Costa Rica. David was intrigued by Tamarindo due to its glowing reputation as one of the most beautiful, peaceful, and environmentally sound places in the world. The slow economy has created a window of opportunity for the Canadian family to invest in a property that they can use themselves and rent out to visitors. David is concerned with what kind of return he'll get on his investment and hoping that through rentals the property will pay for itself. Lynne is more focused on buying a property that feels like home and brings the family together. See which sensibility prevails when House Hunters International visits Tamarindo, Costa Rica for a taste of Pura Vida!
Emma's fashionista and party girl persona was fine as an escape from her nine to five office job, but now that she's grown tired of it, she is ready to drastically simplify things. It took only a quick search for Emma to decide on the polar opposite of Leeds in Mission Beach, Australia. The lure of living beachfront immediately drew her in, but making this move without much planning or even a job waiting for her there is definitely a risky venture. Fortunately for Emma, she has found Jasmine Baker, a local chef, as a roommate to help ease the transition. The one thing Jasmine may have a difficult time with is how they will be able to afford a spacious apartment that equally fits her wishes for a big kitchen with Emma's unwavering desire for living seaside. Will they be able to find a place that will please them both at their $1,500 a month budget or is their new friendship already starting out in rough waters? Find out when House Hunters International takes in the unblemished beauty of Mission Beach, Australia.
When Paul Boutcher is offered his dream job at a children's hospice in Scotland, his family of five flies to Glasgow from Halifax, Canada to start a new life. Paul and his wife Lynn met in Scotland, so this is a romantic homecoming, with a catch. They're staying with Lynn's parents, a cramped situation that makes a speedy move essential. Paul wants to live near Loch Lomond, Scotland's legendary lake, while Lynn's afraid of the isolation there and would rather be close to Glasgow. Taking care of three energetic kids and dealing with differing preferences, the Boutchers search the Highlands and Lowlands, when House Hunters International returns to the land of the Scots.
Sean Kelly and his wife Dahiana Cedeno are ready for a complete lifestyle make-over, from the hustle and bustle of Los Angeles to a small fishing village in Puerto Cayo, Ecuador. Dahiana hopes to raise a family in the town where she grew up, but they discover that the village is pricier than they'd expected. Watch House Hunters International as Sean and Dahiana search for paradise on the beach in Puerto Cayo, Ecuador.
Struggling actor Yaron is leaving Jerusalem to pursue better acting opportunities in London. He's joined by friend, fellow actor, and London resident Josh. Together, they're pooling their funds to keep costs low, but Yaron's dreams aren't so easily tamed, and Josh's practicality is at an all-time high. Drama isn't just for the theater when House Hunters International takes to the stage in London, England.
All New! Thursdays 9|8c