New York [Aug. 15, 2018] HGTV’s hit series Love It or List It, starring designer Hilary Farr and real estate expert David Visentin, delivered a .75 live plus same day rating among viewers 25-54 on Monday, Aug. 13, from 9-10 p.m.—the series’ highest-rated premiere episode since February 2014. The episode delivered a 40 percent ratings increase year-over-year in the timeslot among viewers 25-54 and helped HGTV rank as the #1 cable network among upscale women 25-54. It also tied as the highest-rated episode of the series among men 25-54.
Love It or List It features Hilary and David as they help homeowners make a difficult decision: love their existing home after Hilary remodels their space or purchase a new house that David finds to better fit the needs of the family. More than 8.7 million viewers have watched the current season of Love It or List It since it premiered on Monday, July 9, at 9 p.m. Since then, viewership among P25-54 has grown 20 percent over year-ago levels in the timeslot.
HGTV delivers the superstar experts, fascinating families, compelling renovations and stunning transformations that make all things home fun. America’s favorite way to get entertaining, relatable and inspirational home and lifestyle content, HGTV offers: a top 10 cable network that is distributed to more than 90 million U.S. households; a website, HGTV.com, that attracts an average of 9.7 million people each month; a social footprint of 16.8 million; HGTV Magazine, a monthly publication that reaches more than one million readers and exclusive collections of home-oriented products through the HGTV HOME™ consumer products line. Viewers can become fans of HGTV and interact with other home improvement enthusiasts through
Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and Instagram. HGTV is owned by Discovery, Inc., a global leader in real life entertainment whose portfolio also includes Discovery Channel, Food Network, TLC, Investigation Discovery, and OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network.