A job opportunity has brought newlyweds to Switzerland, but the pair has different opinions on where in Zurich they want to reside. She wants a suburban space that feels like her native Washington state, but he feels that living in Zurich's city center will help them make new friends and adapt quicker.
A wife decides to move with her two kids closer to her husband, who's working in Afghanistan, to strengthen the family bond. They meet in Chiang Mai, Thailand, to begin the house hunt, but before they are able to agree on a home, they have to find a way to compromise on style. He wants a modern house with up-to-date amenities but she is interested in finding a traditional Thai home if she is going to move everyone across the globe.
While working at a resort as a lifeguard, Whitney fell in love with Saipan, one of the Northern Mariana Islands in the Pacific Ocean near the Philippines. Her time there was cut short, though, when she became pregnant and returned home to Kansas. Now that her daughter, Rosy, is one, Whitney wants to return to the volcanic island to connect Rosy with her family there. Whitney hopes to find a home with a yard for Rosy to play in that's close to the main thoroughfare to the resorts and beaches. Without a job lined up, however, her tight budget means she'll have to be willing to compromise on size and location.
Becca and Matt are leaving their demanding jobs in Chicago in order to spend more time with their toddler in Auckland, New Zealand. Matt is ready to blow the budget and settle on a big and spacious home for a memorable experience. Becca is the only one with a job, however, so while they wait for Matt to gain employment, it's up to Becca to make sure they stay within their means.
A couple that's ready to relax in the warmth and sunshine ditches Ontario blizzards for the beach town of Huatulco, Mexico. While she's looking for a low-maintenance condo close to the town's culture and conveniences, he craves the privacy of a single-family home and doesn't mind going to the suburbs to find it.
A couple moves with their three children from California to Taipei, Taiwan, to get back to their ancestral roots. But with no current income, their budget may stifle their pricey downtown apartment dreams. To reach an agreement, these two must evaluate their priorities, compromise and determine what's really best for their family.
A couple that's dreamed of living abroad and exposing their children to a new culture gets the opportunity with a job offer in Amsterdam. She wants to find a place that helps the family feel at home in their new city and prefers a close proximity to parks and museums. They are down to one income, however, leaving him concerned about the budget and hoping for an easy commute.
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