HGTV Offers New Series and Specials in Its June 2012 Programming Lineup
NEW YORK -- Throughout June, HGTV offers an exciting lineup of new programming, including the series premiere of Selling London on Thursday, June 7, at 9:30 p.m. ET/PT, and fresh episodes of popular series, such as House Hunters, House Hunters International and Property Brothers. Several new one-hour specials also premiere next month, including Celebrity Motor Homes, during which host Carter Oosterhouse visits the extravagant RVs of award-winning hip-hop producer Timbaland, country superstar Ronnie Dunn and X Factor judge Simon Cowell; Posh Pets: The Lifestyles of the Rich & Furry with host Beth Stern; and a one-hour special episode of Kitchen Cousins, where designers Anthony Carrino and John Colaneri highlight a makeover they completed for contest winners on The Ellen DeGeneres Show.
HGTV's June programming premieres include:
New episodes beginning Monday, June 4, at 10 p.m. ET/PT
House Hunters, long-time viewer favorite and a pop culture phenomenon, follows real buyers behind the scenes as they tour homes for sale, learn what to look for and decide to make an offer on the home of their dreams.
House Hunters International
New episodes beginning Monday, June 4, at 10:30 p.m. ET/PT
In this spin-off of HGTV's wildly popular House Hunters, buyers and their realtors explore charming homes in picturesque locations while working through the challenges of buying real estate in foreign countries. The show demonstrates that international home buying can be a difficult, but often rewarding, experience.
New episodes beginning Wednesday, June 6, at 9 p.m. ET/PT
A broken-down home with rotten flooring, missing ceilings and exposed wiring would horrify most homebuyers looking for their dream house, but real estate agent Drew Scott and contractor Jonathan Scott instead see a diamond in the rough. In HGTV's Property Brothers, the dashing twin brothers execute property search-and-rescue missions to help potential homebuyers find, purchase and transform extreme fixer-uppers.
Premieres Thursday, June 7, at 9:30 p.m. ET/PT
London is one of the world's most sophisticated cities, but the competitive real estate market isn't always regal. From luxury mansions to modest flats, the city's buyers and sellers receive the royal treatment in HGTV's Selling London. Just in time for the 2012 summer games, HGTV follows London's most elite agents as they attempt to sell some of the most beautiful homes in the world.
Celebrity Motor Homes
Premieres Friday, June 8, at 9 p.m. ET/PT
Ordinary buses, trailers and motor homes are nothing compared to these celebrity homes on wheels. Host Carter Oosterhouse visits the extravagant RVs of award-winning hip-hop producer Timbaland, country superstar Ronnie Dunn and X Factor judge Simon Cowell and reveals a look inside the private spaces where they relax and unwind on the road.
Income Property: Buyer's Edition
Premieres Wednesday, June 13, at 8 p.m. ET/PT
Income Property: Buyer's Edition is a real estate and renovation series featuring host and licensed contractor Scott McGillivray. This one-hour version of Income Property follows homeowners as Scott helps them find and purchase a home with the best income property potential. Scott also renovates the space with clever design ideas, architectural elements and creative renovation solutions. With unexpected safety issues, repairs and unforeseen challenges, Income Property: Buyer's Edition features all the drama and emotions of a difficult renovation, while also showing viewers how to transform unused rooms into stunning rental properties.
Special Episode Wednesday, June 20, at 8 p.m. ET/PT
HGTV's Kitchen Cousins follows contractor Anthony Carrino and designer John Colaneri as they run their family-owned construction company based in New Jersey. While construction and renovation are the mainstays of their business, designing and building dream kitchens is their passion. During this special one-hour episode, fans of Cousins and The Ellen DeGeneres Show will see the incredible whole-home makeover that one lucky family received when they leave home to attend an Ellen taping.
Posh Pets: Lifestyles of the Rich & Furry
Premieres Friday, June 22, at 9 p.m. ET/PT
Whether it's touring a sprawling Southern California resort designed just for dogs or checking into the suites of the swankiest pet-friendly hotels, host Beth Stern introduces viewers to America's most pampered pets. Beth also meets Sabrina Soto's labradoodle, Harper, and catches up with HGTV's Antonio Ballatore as he immortalizes his bulldog, Chewie, with a photo shoot by a celebrity pet photographer. Plus, DIY Network host Anitra Mecadon demonstrates how to build a luxury doghouse without breaking the bank.
Celebrity Vacation Homes
Premieres Friday, June 29, at 9 p.m. ET/PT
Celebrity Vacation Homes tours the amazing vacation homes of the rich and famous, including Jennifer Aniston's oasis in Cabo San Lucas, President Obama's Hawaiian family retreat and Kathy Ireland's Palm Springs getaway.
House Hunters World Tour: Tropical Getaway
Premieres Friday, June 29, at 9:30 p.m. ET/PT
House Hunters World Tour follows the stories of seven people making the biggest change of their lives: moving to a foreign country. These potential buyers have some tough decisions to make as they search for the homes of their dreams in England, Norway, France, Switzerland, Italy, Israel and Mexico. From the rustic stone structures of the Italian countryside to 100-year-old French farmhouses, these homes have character, history and amazing upgrades.
*All dates and times subject to change.
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