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We follow families as they leave the mainland behind and head to the Caribbean to live on island time. Join their search for an affordable slice of heaven, touring gorgeous homes on white sandy beaches. You don't have be rich to live in paradise!
Season 1, Episode 12

Moving out of Nebraska, for island life of Turks and Caicos

Steve and Heidi Nolan are ready to turn in their motorcycles for hobie cats and are heading to the coral colored waters of Turks and Caicos.

Friday
Oct 24
4pm | 3c
Season 1, Episode 7

Husband and wife move from New York to Sun and Surf of Rincon, Puerto Rico

Griselle and Steve Mucccilo have lived in Long Island for the past 17 years. After many years inthe high stress work life, they have decided to get off the rat race treadmill and move to Puerto Rico. They have spent time on all parts of the island and would like to relocate to Rincon to surf, do yoga and run around with their dogs.

Friday
Oct 24
6pm | 5c
Season 2, Episode 12

A family leaves dry Texas for tropical Roatan, Honduras

Buck, Amy and their son Tristan are tired of their landlocked life in Texas. They're leaving it all behind to start a new boat business in Roatan, Honduras. Their first step is to find an amazing home for a bargain price.

Monday
Feb 2
12am | 11c
Season 2, Episode 8

A mom, dad and their four kids move from Michigan to St. Croix to live the Caribbean life

Amy, Marc and their four kids considered themselves Midwest lifers, but when Marc's company offered him a chance to relocate to their St. Croix office, the couple decided to throw caution to the wind. In Michigan, both Amy and Marc work long hours, with longer commutes. St. Croix is a chance for them to readjust their priorities and focus more on life outside of work. In addition to the island's nonstop heavenly water, weather, mountains and beauty, they are thrilled to discover that their children's island school offers more time for exploration and smaller class sizes. All they need now is the perfect place to call home!

Thursday
Apr 2
3pm | 2c
Season 2, Episode 4

From the desert of Flagstaff, Arizona to the tropics of Isabella, Puerto Rico

On their first date, Martin told Ivy that he wanted to move to Puerto Rico one day. The two eventually married, settling in Flagstaff, Arizona and honeymooning in Puerto Rico.

Friday
Jun 5
3:30pm | 2:30c
Season 2, Episode 8

A mom, dad and their four kids move from Michigan to St. Croix to live the Caribbean life

Amy, Marc and their four kids considered themselves Midwest lifers, but when Marc's company offered him a chance to relocate to their St. Croix office, the couple decided to throw caution to the wind. In Michigan, both Amy and Marc work long hours, with longer commutes. St. Croix is a chance for them to readjust their priorities and focus more on life outside of work. In addition to the island's nonstop heavenly water, weather, mountains and beauty, they are thrilled to discover that their children's island school offers more time for exploration and smaller class sizes. All they need now is the perfect place to call home!

Friday
Jun 5
6:30pm | 5:30c
Season 3, Episode 9

A Texas family moves to the Dominican Republic, lured by a dad's love of the island from years ago.

Houston natives Chuck, Alicia and their boys have always had the Dominican Republic in their lives. Alicia's father was stationed there during Vietnam, fell in love with the island, and their lives have been filled with countless stories of the beautiful island and people. The family has decided life is too short not to live their dreams. Dominican Republic here they come!

Tuesday
Nov 10
5pm | 4c
Season 3, Episode 12

A Denver couple are about to get married and move to Playa Del Carmen.

Denver couple Brad and Meredith are about to get married in Playa Del Carmen. The more time they spend in the Yucatan planning their wedding, the more they feel they want to stay forever. First on the to-do list: find a home!

Thursday
Dec 31
11am | 10c
Season 4, Episode 14

Lawyer Trades City Life for Relaxing Beaches in Utila

Sandra's life as a corporate attorney has given her great professional success, but it doesn't feed her soul. She feels like she's constantly on a hamster wheel, never able to get out of the rat race of city living. Her scuba diving hobby brought her to the island of Utila off the coast of Honduras, and she instantly fell in love. After working hard for a few decades, she's saved enough money to pursue her passions in life -- scuba diving and writing. Realtor Brad Ryon will help her find the perfect home that can accommodate guests and give her the direct reef access that she craves.

Monday
Jan 11
12:30am | 11:30c
Season 2, Episode 7

Newlyweds leave their Ohio home to move to a place they have only seen in photos, St. Croix

Matt and Kristy are about to get married. Raised in Ohio, they went to high school together, and twelve years after graduation, they started dating and are now engaged. They work long hours, have long commutes, and are tired of the daily grind and brutal winters. After a lot of Internet research, they decided that a place so beautiful and still part of the Unites States was perfect , so they're making a leap and starting their new life in a place they've only read about- St. Croix. First order of business- find a Caribbean home!

Tuesday
Apr 5
8am | 7c
Season 3, Episode 12

A Denver couple are about to get married and move to Playa Del Carmen.

Denver couple Brad and Meredith are about to get married in Playa Del Carmen. The more time they spend in the Yucatan planning their wedding, the more they feel they want to stay forever. First on the to-do list: find a home!

Friday
May 6
3:30pm | 2:30c
Season 4, Episode 6

Couple Seeks Luxury Living on Grand Cayman

Lawyers Molly and Ken Thomas have been caught up in the rat race in Florida and know they need to make a change for the sake of their two young children. After a quick weekend getaway to world-famous Seven Mile Beach, they knew they'd found their perfect paradise in Grand Cayman. Armed with a lengthy wishlist, they've given their agent George Davidson a tall order: find a large waterfront property with a big yard for under $2 million.

Sunday
May 29
9pm | 8c
Season 2, Episode 5

A couple leaves West Virginia to open a restaurant and start a new life in St. Croix

Billy and Deanna have been married for ten years and own and run a popular BBQ restaurant in West Virginia. They discovered St. Croix by way of food. Some years ago they were part of a team that traveled to the island to work with fellow chefs and teach St. Croix high school students culinary skills.

Sunday
Jun 5
9:30pm | 8:30c
Season 3, Episode 12

A Denver couple are about to get married and move to Playa Del Carmen.

Denver couple Brad and Meredith are about to get married in Playa Del Carmen. The more time they spend in the Yucatan planning their wedding, the more they feel they want to stay forever. First on the to-do list: find a home!

Friday
Aug 5
1pm | 12c
Season 4, Episode 11

Ditching the Hustle and Bustle of LA for a New Life in Bocas del Toro

Rolf and Beverly have always wanted to move to a tropical climate, and after a recent health scare, the California couple realized that there's no time like the present to live your dream. They've enlisted real estate consultant Anne Michelle Wand to find the perfect home in Bocas del Toro: one with a view and great dock access for the large boat they plan on buying.

Friday
Aug 5
1:30pm | 12:30c
Season 2, Episode 13

A couple leaves Canada to open a catamaran business in Roatan, Honduras

JC and Felicia have grown tired of cold Canada. Felicia's always busy working in an office and JC is often gone with his job running dinner cruises. It feels like their professional lives have taken over their personal ones, and they need a change.

Friday
Aug 5
2pm | 1c
Season 2, Episode 4

From the desert of Flagstaff, Arizona to the tropics of Isabella, Puerto Rico

On their first date, Martin told Ivy that he wanted to move to Puerto Rico one day. The two eventually married, settling in Flagstaff, Arizona and honeymooning in Puerto Rico.

Friday
Aug 5
2:30pm | 1:30c
Season 5, Episode 12

New Yorker Dances Her Way Into a Fresh Start in the Dominican Republic

Karin is a native New Yorker and a successful writer who can work from anywhere in the world. So when she came to Las Terrenas for a dance festival, she knew she wanted to leave the rat race behind for the most beautiful spot in the Dominican Republic. Her son Dylan has made the trip south to help her choose the perfect condo with open living, a pool, and an extra bedroom for guests. With the help of broker Jesus Iturralde, Karin knows she'll find the perfect place to dance the night away.

Friday
Aug 5
3pm | 2c
Season 5, Episode 14

Oklahoma Couple Needs a Large House for the Whole Family on St. Thomas

When they first visited St. Thomas on a cruise many years ago, Kenny and Sheila noticed the U.S. courthouse on the island and Kenny, a public defender, realized he could move his family to a tropical paradise and keep his job. With a large blended family of four kids, plus Sheila's parents, the couple needs to find a house big enough for everyone, plus room for a pool and a gorgeous view. St. Thomas native Kerstin McConnell is up to the challenge of finding them the perfect home within their budget.

Friday
Aug 5
3:30pm | 2:30c
Season 3, Episode 2

A Canadian couple moves themselves and their retiring parents to the bliss of Barbados.

Ontario natives Paul and Julie just got engaged in Barbados, and fell so in love with the island that they are moving there and taking their retiring parents with them.

Friday
Aug 5
4pm | 3c
Season 5, Episode 1

An Atlanta couple decides to leave their busy life behind for clean living in Belize

Atlanta-based Nicole and Michael are tired of spending their life sitting in traffic and want more time together in the sun and sand. Luckily, they have the flexibility to move their two home-run businesses to Placencia, Belize and fulfill their dream of a healthier outdoor lifestyle. With real estate broker Charmaine Voss, Michael and Nicole search for a home where they can find the perfect work-life balance.

Friday
Aug 5
4:30pm | 3:30c
Season 5, Episode 13

New Jersey Couple Looks For a Fixer Upper on St. John

Andrew and Kelly are constantly busy making over the homes of clients in their New Jersey-based business. Now, they want to escape to St. John and find their dream home, a fixer-upper they can make their very own. Eric Bauman of USVI Sotheby's International Realty helps the couple search the lush green hillsides of St. John to find a home with enough land to expand, enough room for guests, and beautiful views.

Friday
Aug 5
5pm | 4c
Season 5, Episode 10

Soon-To-Be Empty Nesters Find Paradise on St. Maarten

Maruf and Sonal's three kids are off to college and they're contemplating a move to St. Maarten. Both have worked very hard and are finally ready to buy a piece of property on the beach with room for their entire extended family to visit and enjoy. Arun Jagtiani of Island Real Estate is there to help them every step of the way as they criss-cross the Dutch side of the island in search of their dream home.

Friday
Aug 5
5:30pm | 4:30c
Season 4, Episode 5

Florida Couple Hunts for a Seaside Condo on St. Croix

Lovers of all things ocean, Georgiann and Steph are excited to leave the mainland for a new life on St. Croix. But these ladies don't want to break the bank. They want a furnished, Caribbean-style condo for under $250,000, close enough to the sea to be lulled to sleep by the sound of waves. Since the couple is only making one visit to the island before their big move, all-star broker Chris Hanley has his work cut out for him.

Friday
Aug 5
6pm | 5c
Season 3, Episode 8

A Los Angeles TV executive returns to his roots in the Cayman Islands.

A successful Los Angeles television executive, Sean works hard and has very little down time. His father, who recently passed away, grew up in the Cayman Islands. Sean spent his childhood visiting and is missing his island life and family. Taking the plunge, Sean has decided to start his own production company with an office in the islands and is buying a home to go with it!

Friday
Aug 5
6:30pm | 5:30c
Season 4, Episode 14

Lawyer Trades City Life for Relaxing Beaches in Utila

Sandra's life as a corporate attorney has given her great professional success, but it doesn't feed her soul. She feels like she's constantly on a hamster wheel, never able to get out of the rat race of city living. Her scuba diving hobby brought her to the island of Utila off the coast of Honduras, and she instantly fell in love. After working hard for a few decades, she's saved enough money to pursue her passions in life -- scuba diving and writing. Realtor Brad Ryon will help her find the perfect home that can accommodate guests and give her the direct reef access that she craves.

Friday
Aug 5
7pm | 6c

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