Season 5: Home Town is an American series that premiered in 2016 on HGTV. Till now 4 seasons have released and here are all the updates regarding Season 5. In every season and every episode, the couple Ben and Erin Napier meet clients and tries to help with their whimsical home designs and renovation know-how. It has now become a staple for HGTV.
The renewal announcement for Season 4 of Home Town was made back in March 2019 and the season released in January 2020.
The renewal status of Season 5 Home Town was made back on 28th May 2020. Apart from this, a spinoff is also announced in November 2019 titled Home Town Takeover. It is all set to premiere in 2021. And in December 2020 another spinoff was announced- Home Town: Ben’s Workshop which will be going to release in January 2021 on Discovery +.
Season 5 was all set to make a release on 3rd January at 8 PM ET. Getting a renewal in May 2020 and completing the productions in the COVID period in less than a year is remarkable.
In this Season Erin and Ben will be going to help a few newlywed couples to find their homes after a tragic loss. Some of the highlights they bring to the table include a play area with an upcycled, personalized toy box, and a living room with a custom family tree painting.
The show is hosted by a couple of Ben and Erin Napier. They met years ago in Ole Miss as students and got married in 2008. They have a child together, Helen born in January 2018.
As the renewal was announced back in May 2020, at that time COVID was at its peak and the shooting was kinda horrible. Erin Napier tweeted that it is the first day of shooting. It is amazing to be back to known faces but under the mask. Taking all the precautionary measures as mentioned by Erin Napier.