Grant and Jen have both landed scholarships to Lund University in Sweden. They're excited about the opportunity for travel, but moving sight unseen and without much forethought, Grant and Jennifer now feeling anxious about the changes in store. Taking part time work means Grant and Jennifer are on a tight budget, but he thinks its more than enough to live in his preferred local-next to the city's university social scene. But moving with their elderly dog, Ella, Jennifer wants a home with plenty of yard space, which prices them out of living in the city. Between these conflicting schools of thought, which will win out as House Hunters International walks a fine line in Lund, Sweden.
Kathy is leaving her job in West Palm Beach, Florida, and relocating to Cuenca, Ecuador. The South American city has become an ex-pat and retiree hotspot because of its low cost-of-living and warm climate. Kathy doesn't want to be an empty-nester abroad on her own, so she's bringing along her son, Thomas, for the adventure. But this close-knit mother and son butt heads when it comes to finding a house.
Newlyweds Phill and Randi are looking to trade their busy lives in Portland, Ore., in for a better work-life balance in Auckland, New Zealand.
Mother and daughter clash over potential locations in Luxembourg.
A couple hunts for a home in Australia's Margaret River region, home to some of the world's best surf breaks.
A couple has decided to move to Lake Atitlan, Guatemala, and they search for a home with a three-volcano view.
The demands of owning a sports bar and being a nurse had Les and Karen McIntyre ready to make a last call on the stress of living in California. As new empty nesters, they want to take the money from selling their business and home and look for a place in the laid-back Gold Coast region of Costa Rica. Coming from an over 4,000 square foot home, Les is looking to down size and live comfortably off their nest egg, but Karen isn't quite ready to scale back. It won't be easy for real estate agent Sarah Breitlander to settle the debate over space versus savings in Costa Rica's Gold Coast.
A man looks for a house in Sofia, Bulgaria, but bringing his partner along for the hunt causes a clash.
A man plans to return home to Bergamo, Italy, with his fiancée in tow, and she is eager to take advantage of the culture.