First-time home buyers are looking for a place on the island of Oahu after a military transfer to Hawaii. She wants to find a turnkey home, but he prefers a home that can be customized. With Hawaii's high prices, neither option will be easy to find while staying under a $535,000 maximum budget.
Newlyweds in Salisbury, NC, are on the hunt for their first home together. She craves something historic with quirky charm, but he would prefer something straightforward and new. With a tight budget of just $100,000, they'll have a hard time finding something that appeals to both of them.
A buyer on the hunt for a Swiss chalet-style cabin in Lake Tahoe hopes to find one that sleeps eight to ten people so he can entertain his family and friends. He has his heart set on something with high ceilings, an open floor plan and lots of light.
A real estate agent in Orange County is in the market for a home to share with her best friend to help with the mortgage. Sadly, in this spendy area of Southern California her $600,000 budget won't go far, especially if she wants to be biking distance to the beach.
This Florence, CO, couple was living in a 950-square-foot house until their third baby came along. Now they don't just want a house with more space, they need one. Luckily, they are looking for a fixer-upper Victorian house in a city full of charming historic homes.
A former military couple who work in Washington, DC, are excited to finally settle down into a home they can stay in for a long time. He dreams of the grand Colonials he saw on TV, but she loves California contemporary ranch-style homes. To complicate things further, they also need rehearsal and recording space for their a cappella band.
A technology consultant has decided to buy a house in Reno, NV, to live in and also to make a home base for his new business. With the help of his good friend and future business partner, he's looking for new ranch-style homes typical of Reno with plenty of outdoor space and views of the city.
A Trinidadian couple have outgrown their two-bedroom rental in Brooklyn, and are ready to buy their first home in the $450,000 - $500,000 range. She wants a multi-family home so they can get rental income, but he feels that a grand single family home would better represent how far he's come from his humble beginnings.
New York natives on the hunt for a new home in their beloved Buffalo want a place with lots of space and antique touches. She wants room to house their tailgating bus, but he's adamant about buying a Victorian with a turret. Finding a home that has everything they both want might be a bigger challenge than they think.
A family of four plus two dogs is ready for a bigger home. They love living in family-friendly Allen, TX, but he's sick of the long commute to his office. Complicating things further, she's looking to expand the family and won't bend on having bedrooms for guests and a future third child.
Brian and John recently moved from Oregon to start a new chapter in Seattle. Brian would like to buy a large, functional split-level home with their $440,000, but John abhors split-levels and wants a cozy Cape Cod farmhouse feel. At the end of the search, only one of them will get what they want.
A new job has brought Houston city folks to quiet and rural Minot, ND. The family is squeezed into a hotel room until they find the house of their dreams: something luxurious enough for her but practical enough for him within a $500,000 budget.
A 30-year-old from Philadelphia is excited to move out of her mom's home and into a place of her own. She's looking for an older house with charm and character, but with a tight budget of $150,000, that might mean finding a place that needs a ton of work.
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