After a few brutally cold winters in Chicago, Meeta is ready for warmer climates and island living on the American territory of Guam. Serving as a proxy for their parents, sister Raji accompanies Meeta on the house hunt and helps her make a family decision.
Arjun and Azee both grew up in Dubai but were born in India and Iran. Since the UAE doesn't offer citizenship to foreigners, they've been living on temporary residence visas. Now that they are ready to start a family, the couple is looking for a permanent place to live. After an exhaustive search of 16 cities around the world, they've settled on Lisbon, Portugal, due to its golden visa program, which is a fast track to residency.
After holding various jobs in America, Stephanie has decided to take charge of her future and start her own tourism company in Italy. Since Rome is too competitive, her solution is the Amalfi Coast, where opportunity abounds and life can be lived at a slower pace. With the help of her good friend Alfonso, Stephanie must decide between playing it safe or being ambitious in Vietri sul Mare, Italy.
It might be a midlife crisis, or it might just be a healthy restart. Whatever it is, Kim and Mat have decided to relocate from Dallas, Texas, to Christchurch, New Zealand. Without jobs, family or friends, this move could be harder than these risk takers ever imagined.
Kate's humanitarian work is sending her to Paris for a new job opportunity, and she's calling in her friend and fellow expat, Jilian, to help her find the perfect apartment. Kate wants a second bedroom so she can work from home and host visiting family and friends, but an extra room in bustling central Paris doesn't come cheap.
Dual citizenship has its perks, and synchronized swimmer Danielle is moving halfway around the world from Canada to train for the Australian Olympic team. The move will allow her to reconnect with relatives in Perth, including her cousin, Natalia, who wants Danielle to live near her. But Danielle's priority is finding a place near her training pool.
Life in Cape Girardeau, Missouri, was all about work until Andy came up against life-threatening health issues. He and Tyonia vowed they would never be a woulda, shoulda, coulda couple and decided to move to Ambergris Caye for a healthier lifestyle. But compromise isn't part of the doctor's orders and it's not easy for Tyonia to talk Andy into being reverent to the budget. Especially when buying an expensive boat in Belize is part of Andy's dream, too.
Benn is leaving his stable job in Singapore to pursue his lifelong dream of opening a sport fishing business in Costa Rica. His supportive wife, Cathy, is happy the move will mean more family time with their young child, but they aren't seeing eye to eye on style or budget. Benn wants a complete reversal of lifestyle with a boat and a rustic rainforest home, whereas Cathy wants a more modern home. If they're going to get their new business off the ground, they might need to apply the brakes on their dream house budget.
South Carolina restaurant owner Kerri Rae is consumed with her business life and needs a place to get away. She and her friend Theresa head to Nosara, Costa Rica, to hunt for a second tropical home, but trouble starts brewing when Kerri Rae can't turn off her business mode.
Josh, his wife Whitney and their two boys are moving to Singapore for Josh's new job opportunity. The couple is swapping roles for the first time in years, so their agent must find a place that suits both of their new needs in one of the most expensive cities in the world.
Taru is ready to settle down after five years of sailing around the world. She wants to start a business in Paros, Greece, and she's enlisting the help of her friend Nina. But, Taru will soon realize she might be more out of touch with life than she anticipated.
A North Carolina woman follows a job opportunity to the bustling city of Berlin. Accustomed to the spacious countryside, she is looking for an adequate space on a tight budget but knows nothing about Berlin or its housing market. She hopes to find a furnished apartment in a hip neighborhood with European charm and space for her large golden retriever. Finding the perfect home may be difficult, however, as she isn't the only young professional flocking to the beautiful German city.
A Texas couple decides it's time to make a permanent move to up-and-coming Progreso, Mexico. She's hoping the move will allow them to downsize but he's bringing along a Texas-sized wish list that may delay their decision. The market in Progreso is heating up and waiting any longer could jeopardize them getting a home they can afford. The couple is a perfect example of opposites attract and they will have to come to a serious compromise if they want their Mexican dream home to become a reality.
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