Airline pilot Ashlan Richardson and his new wife Eliza are moving to the Middle East. A flight attendant from Cape Cod, Eliza is giving up her career as a flight attendant to be a homemaker in Muscat, Oman. After two years of flying in different directions, they are hoping to spend more time together. But the new culture and different way of life will be an adjustment, especially for Eliza. Watch as the Richardsons navigate the real estate market as House Hunters International goes to Muscat, Oman.
Rachael and Andrew fell in love after meeting each other their freshman year of college in Colorado. After graduation, work forced him back to his native Belize but the distance became too much too bear. After 2 years apart, Rachael is setting off for an adventure in Belize City, where Andrew and his friend, Real Estate agent Hugo Moguel, will try to find her the American amenities she is used to. But if Andrew wants to keep the price reasonable, something will have to give. House Hunters International gets a lesson in culture in Belize City, Belize.
Rachel, a Pilates instructor, has been living in Bali, Indonesia for six months when her friend Amy escapes an unsatisfying life in Seattle to join her in the beautiful seaside town of Seminyak. Rachel has been living in her boss's home, and now the two must break out on their own to find a two bedroom, open-air house close to Rachel's Pilates studio. In Bali, rent must paid one year up front. For Amy, who doesn't have her own instructor job yet, this crimps the budget. And she's not yet able to ride a motor-bike, the primary way to get around Seminyak. The new roomies have to reconcile location and price as they search for spiritual fulfillment in Indonesia.
James has a growing career as a professional fitness coach. His prospects may be on the rise, but they come at a price: he's never able to stay in one place for very long, and his wife Amber is feeling unsettled. For over a decade, Amber has been a loyal partner to both James and his career, but now she has a dream of her own: she wants to stay in one place for a while. With a tight budget, a language barrier, and a demanding new job all in play, Amber and James will have to team up together to find a way to make Lisbon a dream city for them both.
Following the success of their debut album, the band Cover Drive, has decided to return home to Barbados for inspiration on their sophomore album. Despite all having different personalities, these young musicians will have to find a place in their native home which they can all agree upon, without breaking the bank. Find out if this band can stick together in Barbados on House Hunters International.
A military transfer moves the Buckleys from their San Diego home to Sicily, Italy. And while wife Jamie is excited to fit in with the locals and get an authentic Italian experience living off base, she is having a hard time handling the slow Sicilian pace and the lack of American conveniences. Will she find the house of her dreams before the military deadline? Or will she be forced to settle on something less than on par with her standards from the states? Find out when House Hunters International takes a bite out of Sicily, Italy.
As a twenty-something, native New Yorker Lauren found herself at home in Amsterdam's laid back lifestyle. After ten years of building her hectic career in the big apple, she's trading the stressful city life for the relaxed cafe culture she fell in love with. But in this small city's already limited market, Lauren's biggest challenge is overcoming her high expectations from the past, while she navigates her future, as House Hunters International cruises the canals of Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
Young nurse Fiona Herring spent many happy summers vacationing with her family in Australia, her father's homeland. Now a job offer is giving her the chance to move and make a home with her boyfriend Patrick Milano. But the Sydney rental market is fierce, and they have only a few days to find a place to call home before Fiona's job begins. Will the challenge be too great for this young couple? Watch what happens as House Hunters International goes to Sydney, Australia.
Abby Gordon memorized maps of Paris before ever setting foot in France. So when a job transfer to the city of her dreams came up, she took the chance. Now, after five years of renting, Abby is ready to take her relationship with the city of light to the next level. She wants to buy an apartment that reflects her personal style. But in one of the priciest housing markets in the world, property consultant Adrian Leeds knows Abby will have to adjust her ideas of perfection. See what happens when House Hunters International settles down in Paris, France.
Rosie's interest in diving landed her a job as an instructor in Australia. Sorry to leave her native England, but excited to start a new life in the tropics, Rosie is heading half way across the globe to the coastal town of Port Douglas. But, she'll soon find out the town's popularity means affordable homes in prime locations are hard to come by. When she dives into the property market, will she sink or swim? Find out when House Hunters International takes the plunge in Port Douglas, Australia.
David and Andrea fell in love years ago when he brought her to Puerto Vallarta on vacation. Now, with a hot property market in Mexico, businessman David wants to purchase a retirement home that he can rent out until his golden years. But while wife Andrea is looking for surf and sand views from a veranda, David's worried about profit margins and potential renters. Find out if these English expats can find a condo that satisfies them and future renters, when House Hunters International goes down Mexico way in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico.
Bob and his wife Monique have grown weary of cold winters in Frederick, Maryland and have set their sights south to Playa del Carmen, Mexico, one of their favorite vacation spots. They're not only considering buying a second home there, but they'd also like to expand their home restoration business to an international level. Finding the perfect second home won't be a walk on the beach as husband and wife have conflicting priorities. Bob, who manages the projects they take on, is more of a beach bum and wants to live near the ocean, while Monique, who heads up the planning and organization of projects and also runs a bed and breakfast out of their home on the side, is more interested in living near Playa del Carmen's many shops, restaurants and cafes. Further complicating matters is Bob and Monique's strict budget which will make getting everything on their wish lists a challenge. Watch House Hunters International to see if they find their heavenly hacienda or if reality falls short of their expectations in Playa del Carmen, Mexico.
Tech whiz kids Justin and Dustin are looking to escape the hustle and bustle of Brisbane and have decided to pack up and take on the Australian bush town of Kin Kin. They want to start their own company and become their own bosses. But with conflicting priorities and style preferences, Justin and Dustin will have to compromise. Find out if these two can agree on a bachelor pad when House Hunters International makes the trek to Kin Kin, Australia.
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