A Texas-based realtor has revealed what it’s actually wish to movie an episode of the HGTV present, “Home Hunters.”
Leslie Remy, a realtor with McKinney Properties, opened up about her expertise on the favored house-hunting present in an interview with GuideLive.com, an area Dallas-based outlet.
“We spent near eight hours filming one home of the three houses the couple will see,” Remy defined. “It’s a 30-minute present; that’ll most likely be lower than 10 minutes on TV.”
The realtor went on to element her expertise on the present and defined that her episode, which isn’t slated to air for months, will characteristic a newlywed couple seeking to relocate from Utah.
And like most actuality sequence, although the present shouldn’t be completely “scripted,” Remy mentioned that she and her Utah purchasers had been usually repeating their conversations again and again to ensure that the producers to get the shot that they needed.
“The couple is saying how they actually really feel about it and their opinions on the house,” she mentioned “To get the right shot, they need to proceed to repeat their opinion over and over. There have been at the very least 4 good pictures of every room or of every scene.”
Remy continued to clarify that the day-to-day filming course of additionally took longer than what most individuals would anticipate. The realtor mentioned the needed to movie for 5 days and the realtors for 3 days for a 30 minute episode.
Along with the loopy movie schedule, the wardrobe necessities for the taping had been additionally a shock to the Texan.
“They instructed us to put on some solids — not prints — and to carry an additional outfit,” Remy detailed. “I introduced 4 additional outfits they usually had been like, ‘nope, nope, nope.’”
Ultimately, the realtor appeared unimpressed with the ensemble that was chosen for her, explaining that she wore a “boring” outfit composed of black pants, a blue high and no necklace.
Previously, “Home Hunters” battled rumors that the favored sequence was staged. A girl by the title of Bobi Jensen appeared on the present in 2012 and detailed her expertise to Leisure Weekly calling the present “a bit bit (principally) faux.”
“The producers had been counting on us to arrange the houses to tour,” Jensen mentioned claiming that the among the houses that they had been proven on the present weren’t really in the marketplace. “We known as throughout city to realtors that had homes listed and we couldn’t get anybody to conform to it…. I believe they had been afraid we’d present their home in a nasty gentle.”
HGTV launched an announcement regarding the EW article which learn on the time, “We’re making a tv present, so we handle sure manufacturing and time constraints whereas honoring the house shopping for course of. To maximise manufacturing time, we hunt down households who’re fairly far alongside within the course of. Usually all the things strikes rather more shortly than we are able to anticipate, so we return and revisit among the houses that the household has already seen and we seize their genuine reactions.”
The assertion continued, “As a result of the stakes in actual property are so excessive, these householders all the time discover themselves RIGHT again within the second, experiencing the identical feelings and reactions to those properties. Showcasing three houses makes it simpler for our viewers to ‘play alongside’ and guess which one the household will choose. It’s a part of the enjoyment of the Home Hunters viewing expertise. By the lens of tv, we are able to supply a uniquely satisfying and enjoyable viewing expertise that fulfills a common want to sometimes step into another person’s footwear.”