NEW SEASONS OF FOUR FAN FAVORITE SERIES RETURN TO HGTV IN JANUARY
NEW YORK [For Immediate Release - December 11, 2014] More real estate eye candy and inspirational home renovations are on the way as HGTV offers fresh episodes of four fan favorite series, including Love It or List It (Hilary Farr and David Visentin), Love It or List It, Too (Jillian Michaels and Todd Talbot), Fixer Upper (Chip and Joanna Gaines)and Property Brothers (Drew Scott and Jonathan Scott). The new episodes will premiere January 2015.
"Of course, there was no question that we would bring these popular series back," said Allison Page, general manager, HGTV and DIY Network. "From the Scott brothers' juggernaut that started with Property Brothers about four years ago - and has now morphed into four hit series - to the Love It or List It franchise and newer hits like Fixer Upper, we have a killer programming slate and talent roster that contributed to our solid performance this year. Our strong content and talent strategy helped HGTV achieve its position as a top 10-rated cable network for six consecutive months in 2014."
Love It or List It, Too
New episodes premiere: Friday, January 2, at 9 p.m. ET/PT
When a house no longer feels like home, homeowners are left with a big financial and emotional question: renovate or sell? In each hour-long episode of Love It or List It, Too, realtor Todd Talbot and designer Jillian Harris compete for the homeowners' final decision to stay or go. Todd's insider perspective on the real estate market helps target listings to prospective buyers, but Jillian is determined to show homeowners that, within their budget, she can transform their worn-out house into a home they can love.
Love It or List It
New episodes premiere: Monday, January 5, at 9 p.m. ET/PT
In each hour-long episode of Love It or List It, real estate expert David Visentin and designer Hilary Farr compete to earn the homeowners' final decision to renovate and stay in their current home or opt for a new one. Hilary renovates and redecorates the worn-out home to increase its value and ensure that it meets the homeowners' current needs, while David identifies beautiful new homes for the homeowners' consideration. In the end, the homeowners decide whether to stay in their newly transformed space or replace it with a new home.
New episodes premiere: Tuesday, January 6, at 9 p.m. ET/PT
Texas design and remodeling team Chip and Joanna Gaines help homebuyers look past the superficial flaws of a fixer upper. The Gaines' convince them to buy the worst house on the best block and then make it beautiful. In each episode, the husband and wife duo balance their successful renovation, restoration and remodeling business while parenting four young children.
New episodes premiere: Wednesday, January 7, at 9 p.m. ET/PT
Contractor Jonathan Scott and real estate expert Drew Scott surprise even the most skeptical homebuyer as they find, purchase and transform extreme fixer uppers with stunning results. Drew finds them three homes to choose from, each in need of a major renovation, while Jonathan's incredible design plan helps them see the hidden potential so that they can ditch their long wish lists.
America's leading home and lifestyle brand, HGTV features a top-rated cable network that is distributed to more than 96 million U.S. households and HGTV.com, the premier source for home-related inspiration, instruction and entertainment, attracts more than six million people each month. The brand also includes the HGTV HOME(TM) consumer products line which showcases exclusive collections of paint, flooring, lighting, furniture, plants, fabrics and other home-oriented products. For more information on HGTV HOME branded products and to find a retailer, go to www.hgtvhome.com. In partnership with Hearst Magazines, the HGTV Magazine, a home and lifestyle publication, is currently available on newsstands. Viewers can become fans of HGTV and interact with other home improvement enthusiasts through Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and Instagram. Headquartered in Knoxville, Tenn., HGTV is owned by Scripps Networks Interactive, Inc. (SNI).