After living in Sacramento for 10 years, Jamillah Moore returned to her hometown of Los Angeles as interim president of a community college. Since the job was recently made permanent, Jamillah is ready to plant roots in LA by buying a condo that's big enough so that her mother might eventually move in as well.
Scott and Tanya Jones have been getting beach time by taking family vacations from their home in Columbus, Georgia to Destin, Florida. With work and taking care of their two sons leaving them little time, they've decided to buy a vacation home in Destin where they can relax and enjoy life on the beach.
Catherine Vogt manages a tanning salon and has a great housing deal by renting a room from a friend in Jackson, Mississippi. Her friend, however, has a dog, two cats and a three-year old son, so Catherine has decided to escape to her own place where it will be just her and her one cat.
Robin Heggum and Carlos Bretel love living in Chicago, but they'd like a home with more space than their current apartment has. They're looking for a spacious condo on the north side of the Windy City, but Robin wants traditional, while Carlos is more interested in sleek and contemporary.
Justin and Emily Sarles see the world from a different point of view, and that's because they're both over six feet tall. This Phoenix couple hopes to find some headroom and a little more space than Emily's tiny condo where they currently live. Focusing their search in the established neighborhoods of Scottsdale, they want a spacious home that comes equipped with two offices and a two-car garage.
Marvin and Tracy McCray have three kids in San Antonio, and as their family has grown, their home has become more and more cramped. They are in the market for a bigger home that's close to good schools, but it's going to be a challenge because of their budget and their different tastes.
Austin's Amy Tucker appeared on House Hunters three years ago, but this time, she has a fiance. With married life on the horizon, Amy and John want a new home where they can plant down some roots and start a family. Although they both still love Amy's house and the upgrades she's made, they want to find a home with more storage space and also an office space for both of them.
For five years, Ryan and Jenna Tickner have lived comfortably in their home in Collingswood, New Jersey. However, once they became parents, they found the need to have more space. They hope to find a house with a practical, open layout, enough space for a work-out room, a garage and a large yard.
Nadia and Naresh Boodhoo live with their young daughter in Davenport, Florida. While Nadia is a lawyer, she and Naresh also run three small businesses about an hour away from their current home. They leave the house at 7am and don't get home until 11pm daily, and it's driving them crazy. In addition to a location closer to their businesses, they hope their new home's price takes advantage of recent changes in the market that are favorable to buyers.
Kyle and Stephanie Wesling are tired of their cramped flat in Chicago. In need of more space for their two dogs and one cat, they're ready to become homeowners. While they prefer to stay in the city, they may need to venture into the suburbs to find a place that has everything on their list. Their plan is to see all their options and weigh the pros and cons of the city and the suburbs.
Tim and Amy Sloan and their three children have outgrown their home in North Richland Hills, Texas and are on the lookout for a new house. They prefer a home that's in a good school district and all on one level. However, most of the homes in their favorite neighborhoods are two-stories.
Jennifer and Greg Morrow are college sweethearts who fell in love and started a life together in southern California. Now with two young sons, they have decided that they'd like to add one more baby and a puppy to the bunch. This will mean finding a bigger home, and they hope to find it close to the ocean in the Manhattan Beach area.
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