House Hunters International: Best of The Netherlands

Watch House Hunters International: Best of The Netherlands

  • 2013
  • 1 Season

House Hunters International is an HGTV show that follows the journey of a couple or family as they search for their dream home in another country. In this particular episode, House Hunters International dives into the beautiful country of the Netherlands, showing off its picturesque landscapes and charming architecture.

The episode starts off with a brief overview of the Netherlands, highlighting its rich history and culture, as well as its reputation for being one of the happiest countries in the world. The viewers are then introduced to three families, each with their unique list of must-haves when it comes to their potential new home.

The first family consists of Claire and Mark, a married couple in their mid-thirties with two young children. They are relocating from London to Amsterdam for Mark's job and are eager to find a spacious home in the city center that is still affordable. Their main priority is having a backyard space for their children to play in and be able to walk to the local schools.

The second family is Irene and Johannes, a retired couple who have decided to move back to the Netherlands after living in the United States for several years. They are looking for a cozy, low-maintenance home in a small town with a lively community and plenty of opportunities for outdoor activities.

The final family the viewers meet is Joost and Anna, a young engaged couple with a passion for art and design. They have been living in a small apartment in Rotterdam and are ready to upgrade to a spacious, modern home with plenty of natural light and beautiful views.

Throughout the episode, the viewers join each family on their home search journey, exploring a variety of homes that meet their respective requirements. They visit cozy cottages in charming villages, spacious city apartments with stunning canal views, and beautiful countryside homes surrounded by lush greenery.

One of the most enjoyable aspects of House Hunters International is watching the families weigh their options and make tough decisions. Each family has their respective budget, and they must decide where to prioritize their budget, whether it's location, size, or specific amenities.

The viewers also get to learn about the unique aspects of home buying in the Netherlands, such as the high cost of living and the competitive nature of the housing market. Additionally, they get to see the families interact with local real estate agents, navigating language barriers and cultural differences.

By the end of the episode, each family successfully finds their dream home, and the viewers get a glimpse into the exciting new lives that they will soon embark on in the Netherlands. House Hunters International does an excellent job of showcasing the beauty and culture of each country that it features, and this particular episode does not disappoint in terms of the stunning scenery and fascinating architecture that the Netherlands has to offer.

In conclusion, House Hunters International: Best of The Netherlands is a fantastic episode that not only provides entertainment value but also offers educational insight into the home buying process in another country. It's perfect for those who enjoy home renovation shows and travel shows alike and is sure to leave viewers feeling inspired and eager to explore the Netherlands themselves.

House Hunters International: Best of The Netherlands is a series that is currently running and has 1 seasons (10 episodes). The series first aired on December 3, 2013.

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Dutch Dreaming in Delft
10. Dutch Dreaming in Delft
July 4, 2011
Jay and Heather Doyle have always wanted to give their kids with a uniquely European childhood. After landing a job in the Netherlands, the Philadelphia transplants find themselves with only weeks to find their ideal family home.
Relocation to Amsterdam
9. Relocation to Amsterdam
October 2, 2011
Michael Dunkley, a single professional with an Educational Software company, was offered a transfer to the company's offices in Amsterdam. He knew nothing about Amsterdam but after a couple of business trips he was sold.
Back to the Netherlands
8. Back to the Netherlands
October 30, 2011
Robert is ready to return to his roots but small town living in the Netherlands will not be an easy adjustment for Jo. Is she ready to make the move and will she learn to pronounce the name of her new hometown?
Marked for Maastricht
7. Marked for Maastricht
August 15, 2012
Unable to endure the long distance from his girlfriend any longer, Attorney Mark Kawakami is leaving behind his job in New York City to start a new life with her in the Netherlands.
Newlyweds in Amsterdam
6. Newlyweds in Amsterdam
May 30, 2013
Chris and Allison met in London and after a short courtship decided to get married and start a new life together. Now as newlyweds, they are starting a new life in Amsterdam, Netherlands.
Village Townhomes of Tilburg
5. Village Townhomes of Tilburg
July 11, 2013
Andrew and Farrah want to expose their kids to European cultures, but downsizing from the large suburban home to a cozy townhome is easier said than done. A family steps outside their comfort zone in Tilburg, Netherlands.
A New Home in Amsterdam
4. A New Home in Amsterdam
July 16, 2013
Sherry and Corrine Federer jumped at the opportunity of going back to Europe and giving their twin sons an international upbringing. Will a strict budget sink the dream of an Amsterdam canal view?
Raising a Family in Rotterdam
3. Raising a Family in Rotterdam
September 19, 2013
Dusty Waldron left behind life in the states, taking a job in Rotterdam to fulfill his wife's dream of being closer to her family. But finding child- and budget-friendly housing in Rotterdam is a challenge.
A Second Chance in Amsterdam
2. A Second Chance in Amsterdam
October 17, 2013
A new job in Amsterdam has Robert and Mary Jo ready for a fresh start. After a bike accident forced Robert to stop working, Mary Jo became the sole breadwinner. Now Robert's returning to the workforce as a marketing director.
High Hopes in the Low Country
1. High Hopes in the Low Country
December 3, 2013
Vinny and Celeste try to find everything they want on a single salary in Leiden, the Netherlands.
Where to Watch House Hunters International: Best of The Netherlands
House Hunters International: Best of The Netherlands is available for streaming on the HGTV website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch House Hunters International: Best of The Netherlands on demand at Amazon and Apple TV.
  • Premiere Date
    December 3, 2013