Real drama. But don't discount "House Hunters" as a show with no drama. I'd estimate 80 percent of the couples featured on the show file for divorce within four weeks of filming.
How do people on House Hunters have so much money?
The buyers in HGTV have sold another property and are house hunting with a large down payment, or they have steady high-paying jobs, or they recently inherited funds, or they worked hard, spent little saved everything and can now afford to buy the house if their dreams.
Is tiny house hunting scripted?
Tiny House Hunting is a reality TV show, and while the homeowners and real estate agents featured in the series are real, there are definitely scripted moments.
Are the people on House Hunters real couples?
Do people get paid for being on House Hunters?
For one, you will get paid to appear on an episode, but not much. Elizabeth and her husband, Jeff, received $1,500 for House Hunters International and only $500 for the original series, according to a personal essay she wrote for Slate.