Real Homes Show opens its doors with series two this summer

The highly successful new home improvement programme The Real Homes Show returns to YouTube for a second series of seven innovative and informative fortnightly episodes, debuting from 11 July 2019.

The magazine-format show, in partnership with Checkatrade, the trusted tradespeople finding service, is expanding its ambitions with more innovative content offering inspiration and advice needed to make a dream home a reality. Capturing the comprehensive coverage and personality of Real Homes magazine and, each episode keeps a firm grip on getting the best for less and of improving not moving to match the energy of today’s bargain-hunting, home tech savvy home improvers. With a different focus each fortnight, The Real Home Show’s Season 2 elements will include features on improving the home cost-effectively, advice for maximising small spaces, tours of Instagram’s most famous homes, adding colour to the home, simple smart home tech, and much more.

Presented by Laura Crombie, former editor of Real Homes magazine with property expert Jason Orme. Each fortnight, the duo will be joined by a panel of guests including lady-builder and renovation expert Sian Astley, stylist Anna Morley, and Instagram influencers such as Lisa Dawson and Amy Wilson from This Style Rocks.

Presenter Laura Crombie says, ‘This exciting new series makes it easy for viewers to tune into our fortnightly mix of remarkable home transformations, professional project advice, and of-the-moment design ideas in an interactive, stimulating and engaging format. Whether you’re  midway through a project or don’t know where to start, we’ve got it covered with the new Real Homes Show series 2.’                                                                                                                     

Sealing Real Homes’ reputation as the UK’s most buoyant and influential home media brand, the new show series emphasises Future Plc’s dedication to investing in Real Homes as a pioneering cross-platform brand.

This commitment was established with the launch of in 2018, resulting in the platform becoming Britain’s rapidly-expanding homes website, rising 209 per cent annually in May exclusively; the revamp of Real Homes print edition, which enjoyed a circulation increase as a result of the recent ABC release for the January-December 2018 period; as well as the launch of online series The Real Homes Show in April of this year.

Paul Newman, brand director of Home Interest at Future Plc, says: ‘Real Homes is the most dynamic brand in the homes domain today and this innovative new series launch anchors Future’s position as pioneers in this space. Combining a new visual-storytelling medium with the UK’s fastest growing homes website in enables us to create fresh, relevant and, most importantly, valuable content that our audience want to engage with while keeping our marketing fresh.’

The Real Homes Show will be available to view via YouTube from 2pm on 10 July and on from 11 July.