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About The Show

Dreams of living on the dock of the bay can come true, even on the tightest budget. We show home seekers how to find the lakefront property of their dreams without breaking the bank. Each week we help a family discover an affordable location that proves you don't need a boatload of cash to live on the lake.
Season 5, Episode 13

Making the Most of Moses Lake, Washington

Dean, Maura, and their two daughters love living in the small town of Moses Lake, Washington. The area has an abundance of outdoor activities fit for the whole family, many of which Dean enjoyed as a kid growing up on the lake. After five years of living a short drive from the shore, this family of four is ready to make the big move to the waterfront, ensuring the girls have a childhood just like their dad's. A local real estate agent will help this local family find a permanent lake home, all for under $350,000.

Wednesday
Jul 18
7:30am | 6:30c
Season 3, Episode 6

Letting Loose on Lake Chatuge on the Border of Georgia and North Carolina

A couple from Palm Beach County, FL, are looking for a relaxing getaway to spend more quality time with their daughter. They hope to find a lakeside home on Lake Chatuge, which sits on the North Carolina-Georgia border.

Wednesday
Jul 25
6:30am | 5:30c
Season 4, Episode 11

Waking up on Lake Waynoka, OH

Dayna and Dave have been coming to Lake Waynoka, Ohio, together for over 15 years. With an abundance of amenities and recreation, this private gated community offers residents an unexpected resort experience that's perfect for a family of six. Local real estate agent Dave Gilkerson aids in the search to make this family's dreams of waking up on Lake Waynoka a reality, all for under $380,000.

Wednesday
Jul 25
7am | 6c
Season 5, Episode 10

Taking Stock in a Tennessee Treasure on Douglas Lake

A soon-to-be family of five is looking for a lakefront vacation home on Douglas Lake in eastern Tennessee. They're working with their real estate agent to find the perfect relaxation stop for both their family and the families they hope will rent their home.

Wednesday
Jul 25
7:30am | 6:30c
Season 3, Episode 1

Heading Home to the Lakes of Hot Springs, Arkansas

Elizabeth and Scott spent summers growing up on the lakes of Hot Springs, Arkansas. After living in Virginia for over a decade, they are ready to return to their roots, this time with their son, Jackson. With the help of a local real estate agent, the family looks to find lakefront lodging for under $375,000.

Wednesday
Aug 1
6:30am | 5:30c
Season 4, Episode 3

Sailing Like a Pro in Chaumont, New York on Luminous Lake Ontario

Gates and Rene are from Dexter, New York, and have three kids. They love sailing and they keep their boat at the yacht club in Chaumont, New York. After years of commuting back and forth, they are ready to move right on the water in Chaumont. With the help of real estate agent Amanda Miller, they hope to find the perfect waterfront home on Lake Ontario for only $250,000.

Wednesday
Aug 1
7am | 6c
Season 5, Episode 4

Securing a Future on Lake Sinclair, Georgia

A couple that's worked their entire lives to buy a lakefront home is ready to take the plunge on Lake Sinclair in Georgia. With the help of a local agent, the couple hopes to find a home on the water for under $350,000.

Wednesday
Aug 1
7:30am | 6:30c
Season 3, Episode 4

Take A Break On Smith Lake, Alabama

Joseph and Leslie live in Birmingham, AL, with their two kids. After careful planning, they're ready to look for a vacation home on Smith Lake where they can enjoy time together as a family.

Wednesday
Aug 8
6:30am | 5:30c
Season 4, Episode 4

Seeking A Right-Sized Retreat On Pokegama Lake

Terry and Kathy are looking for a home on Pokegama Lake, Minnesota, where they've loved spending time with friends over the years. But, the couple is concerned they wont be able to find a place under their budget of $375,000.

Wednesday
Aug 8
7am | 6c
Season 5, Episode 8

Taking a Look at Innsbrook, Missouri

Siblings Greg and Lisa want to purchase a lakefront home with their families in Innsbrook, MO. Greg is hesitant to take the plunge, so his sister and their spouses try to convince him that it's a perfect place for a vacation home.

Wednesday
Aug 8
7:30am | 6:30c
Season 3, Episode 7

Destination Deer Lake, WA

Married business owners with two daughters want a weekend escape from their hectic lives in Spokane, WA. They decide to look for a property on pristine Deer Lake for under $360,000.

Wednesday
Aug 15
6:30am | 5:30c
Season 4, Episode 8

Cashing in on a Deal in Cass County, MI

Meghan and Al have always dreamed of owning a waterfront property. Now, with her mom Theresa, they are making their dream a reality. Cass County, MI, offers over 60 lakes and they hope to find a lakefront steal for under $350,000.

Wednesday
Aug 15
7am | 6c
Season 5, Episode 3

Searching for an Adirondack Escape in New York

A Syracuse, NY, family is looking for the perfect spot for family getaways along the shores of Star Lake in the Adirondack region. They enlist the help of a local real estate agent and set out to find a rustic sanctuary that's just right for them and also falls within their budget.

Wednesday
Aug 15
7:30am | 6:30c
Season 4, Episode 13

Something Unique on Deep Creek Lake in Maryland

After moving back to their hometown of Bethesda, Maryland, a couple with ties to Colorado misses the mountains. They uncovered the nearby, four-season ski town of Deep Creek Lake and hope to make it their family vacation spot by buying a lakefront home for under $365,000.

Wednesday
Aug 22
6:30am | 5:30c
Season 5, Episode 7

An Alabama Panorama on Smith Lake

A Tennessee family of four is ready to leave the farm and buy their own lake home on Alabama's Smith Lake. With the help of a real estate agent, they hope to find the perfect lakefront property for under $350,000.

Wednesday
Aug 22
7am | 6c
Season 6, Episode 6

Looking to Dock on Castle Rock

Dana and Tyler are from the suburbs of Chicago and have three kids. They love getting out on the water, but with their busy schedules, finding time to just be a family can be difficult. Tyler grew up in Wisconsin and is familiar with Castle Rock Lake, which is a good midway point between their permanent home and their friends and family. With the help of a local real estate agent, they hope to find the perfect lakefront vacation home for under $350,000.

Wednesday
Aug 22
7:30am | 6:30c
Season 4, Episode 8

Cashing in on a Deal in Cass County, MI

Meghan and Al have always dreamed of owning a waterfront property. Now, with her mom Theresa, they are making their dream a reality. Cass County, MI, offers over 60 lakes and they hope to find a lakefront steal for under $350,000.

Sunday
Aug 26
2:30pm | 1:30c
Season 5, Episode 8

Taking a Look at Innsbrook, Missouri

Siblings Greg and Lisa want to purchase a lakefront home with their families in Innsbrook, MO. Greg is hesitant to take the plunge, so his sister and their spouses try to convince him that it's a perfect place for a vacation home.

Sunday
Aug 26
3pm | 2c
Season 4, Episode 13

Something Unique on Deep Creek Lake in Maryland

After moving back to their hometown of Bethesda, Maryland, a couple with ties to Colorado misses the mountains. They uncovered the nearby, four-season ski town of Deep Creek Lake and hope to make it their family vacation spot by buying a lakefront home for under $365,000.

Sunday
Aug 26
3:30pm | 2:30c
Season 1, Episode 11

Fall for the Cumberland

A Kentucky couple comes to Lake Cumberland to find a houseboat for their water-crazed family.

Wednesday
Aug 29
6:30am | 5:30c
Season 1, Episode 9

Lake Union Launch in Seattle, Washington

After answering an Internet ad looking for a companion to an arts festival in Nevada, Kelli met Don and quickly fell in love. Now, after eight years of marriage, they're tired of being landlocked in the Arizona desert and are hoping to find a home on Lake Union in Seattle, Washington. While Don and Kelli both have a mutual love of the water, Don doesn't just want a home with lake frontage or water views, he wants to live on the water, in a houseboat. With the help of real estate agent Kevin Bagley, Don hopes to convince Kelli to jump on-board with the nautical lifestyle and hopefully purchase a houseboat for under $300,000.

Wednesday
Aug 29
7am | 6c
Season 3, Episode 5

Sunsets and Savings on Lake Champlain New York

Peter and Kathryn fell in love with Lake Champlain in upstate New York when they were high school sweethearts. Now raising four children, the couple wants to buy the perfect vacation home for the entire family on the lake.

Wednesday
Aug 29
7:30am | 6:30c
Season 1, Episode 7

Off We Go to Lake Winnebago

Aaron and Keri are ready to get out of their tiny apartment, especially with the new addition to their family, their baby boy. They love the town of Oshkosh, Wisconsin but want to live closer to the water so they can enjoy the calming views and active lifestyle. Aaron and Keri have their sights set on Lake Winnebago, but finding a spacious house right on the lake below $285,000 is not an easy task. Aaron and Keri enlist the help of local real estate agent, Megan Lang, to help make their dream of lakefront living a reality.

Wednesday
Sep 5
6:30am | 5:30c
Season 2, Episode 8

Home Sweet Home Lake Martin, Alabama

A couple that's been taking their kids to a Gulf Coast beach for years decides to look for a vacation home on Lake Martin, Alabama, which is less than an hour from their hometown. They enlist the help of an agent to help them find a dream getaway for under $300,000.

Wednesday
Sep 5
7am | 6c
Season 5, Episode 11

Cruising the Chain of Lakes in Winter Haven, Florida

Raymond and Christine are moving from California to Florida because of a job opportunity. Since they enjoyed living on the water in California, they are looking for a similar lakefront location in Winter Haven. They've spent time on the Chain of Lakes and think that's the perfect destination for their new home. With the help of a local real estate agent, they hope to find their new waterfront dream house for under $350,000.

Wednesday
Sep 5
7:30am | 6:30c
Season 2, Episode 7

Retreating to Table Rock Lake in Southwestern Missouri

A couple looks for a lakeside retreat on Table Rock Lake in Missouri where they can escape their busy lifestyles. However, finding a dream lake house that meets all of their needs and their $350,000 is no easy feat.

Wednesday
Sep 12
6:30am | 5:30c

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