Living in Alaska was never a dream for the Eames, but when Wendell got a job offer from a hospital in Fairbanks, he knew the only person he needed to convince was his wife, Juliet. With all the beauty and fun the state presents, it wasn't a hard sell. The couple knew it would be an amazing place to raise their five kids. So they packed everything up and headed north, to start their adventure in the Last Frontier.
Newlyweds Will and Erin Earhart are starting married life together with a monumental move. And even though Erin knew she might end up in Alaska eventually, it's the last place she thought she'd be a mere two months after their nuptials. Never having lived outside southern Tennessee, she is now knee deep in snow and Anchorage real estate. To top that off, Will wants to fully embrace Alaska and find a place that reflects the great outdoors, inside and out, but she's not really keen on winter driving and wandering moose. Can they come to a compromise and find the perfect Southern Alaskan home?
Though Marius' work as a neurosurgeon is taking him to Alaska; he's dreamed of living in the Last Frontier since he was a young boy. Lucy has always lived in warm climates all over the world, and has never even seen snow before! Both pilots, this couple is excited to get up in the air and take in all the state has to offer. But first, they have to find a property with enough land for their falcons, their 14 rescue dogs, AND that's within 30 minutes of the Anchorage hospitals Marius oversees.
Shallon's fondest memories from her childhood were of growing up in Alaska, and she always hoped she'd be able to bring her children there. So when she and Daniel got married, she started planting the seed, or as Daniel says, Brainwashing, him. After finishing her pediatric residency in Pittsburgh, Shallon was offered a job at a hospital in Fairbanks. Now they are on their way to make the dream happen for the whole family.
The Abbousleman family leaves the Nevada desert in the dust as they begin a new chapter in Alaska. They are excited to show their two adorable daughters all the outdoor adventures of the Last Frontier. They are beyond ready to shoot targets for practice, fish, hunt and ride ATV's. But will they be able to find everything they are looking for in a home?
Robert and Debbie Petrie had never dreamed of moving to Alaska until they started seeing the Last Frontier showcased on television. Then they became obsessed with finding the perfect vacation home. With the help of their real estate agent,Travis Vaughan, will they find everything they are looking for? If they find an island home, they're going to need to also find a boat!
Twin sisters Anna and Kristy Berington have been chomping at the bit to move to Alaska and pursue their dream of becoming world-class dog mushers. So, they're packing up their pups and leaving friends and family behind in Wisconsin, to find the perfect property on the Kenai Peninsula. Known for being a dog-mushing mecca, the Kenai is home to the Tustumena 200, one of the biggest qualifiers for the Iditarod, and this is exactly where the twins want to be. The caveat, they must find a property big enough to accommodate their sixteen sled dogs, with access to trails as well. And although the dog's come first, it would also be nice to have running water and in-door plumbing.
Oregon attorneys Matt and Deneen Keller have been dreaming of buying a waterfront getaway cabin in Alaska for years. They both love the sense of freedom, the incredible wildlife and all of the outdoor activities that the state has to offer: ocean fishing, river fishing, crabbing, shrimping, hiking, exlploring, etc. When Deneen received a breast cancer diagnosis, the couple realized that life is too short to be spent working behind a desk. They decided there was no better time than the present to get to Alaska, and their home search commenced. Matt wanted to find something completely off the grid and remote - he really wanted to own his own island! They looked in several locations, most only accessible by floatplane or boat - the best way to check out oceanfront properties.
Megan and Mike Hajworonsky love the outdoors and all the adventure that nature brings. Mike wants to be able to hunt from their backyard, and a shop to store and work on his Alaskan toys. Megan wants to feel secluded, but still have a reasonable commute to work. The mission for this awesome military family? Find a home that fits all their wants and needs so they can get settled and get outside!
Aviators Chris McKnight & Rebecca Brown are trading their Rocky Mountain high for the elevations of Denali and the Alaskan Range. Their aspirations came with a friendly caveat, in lieu of an engagement ring, Rebecca had to have a hanger home complete with what else? A plane. And although Chris is all in, his wings are clipped by the fact that his job as a rescue pilot demands close proximity to the local AFB. Will their perfect hanger be a major hang-up?
Busy executives Todd and Carrie Otte believe that Southeast Alaska is the perfect place for a vacation home where they can totally unplug from the rat race. These city slickers have enlisted the help of their friend and local real estate agent, Travis Vaughan to help them find a scenic property in Alaska's First City, Sitka.
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