Shani, an 18 year-old aspiring singer, wants a cool downtown condo. Her parents, David and Miri, have the down payment. But Miri isn't about to let her young daughter live far from the family's suburban home. So Daddy's Little Girl gets crafty and tries to turn Dad against Mom.
Free-spirited friends, Arty and Emma, are wacky circus performers who have joined forces to buy a triplex. Their moms, Anna and Nella, have the down payment. But Anna thumbs her nose at everything and Nella, who is also their realtor, doesn't like their preference to buy downtown. It's a good thing Arty and Emma aren't afraid to play with real estate fire.
Back from five years of traveling, Devon is ready to settle and buy her own place. Her parents, Cathy and Gerry, have the down payment. But finding a home they both like is a major struggle. Chris, Devon's realtor brother, is on hand to keep the peace.
Young, hip, and soon-to-be homeless, Dessa and Tony are excited to buy their first home in the trendy west end. Monica, a contractor and Dessa's mom, has the down payment. But Dessa and Tony clash with her plan to buy a fixer-upper. The walls start to crumble when Dessa's dad John, Monica's ex-husband and arch-nemesis, comes along for the ride.
Claire, 27, is a princess who wants a palace. Her parents, Frank and Mirella, have the down payment. But Frank's definition of a starter home is nothing like the luxurious abode Claire has in mind. With Mirella firmly on her daughter's side, Frank enters a battle of the sexes with both hands gripping his wallet!
Steve won $75,000 in the lottery and he's buying his mom, Mona, a house. Annette, his very pregnant wife, is not happy with the decision. With the two women in his life at odds, Steve is forced to play both sides.
Natalia desperately wants to claim her independence and buy a downtown condo. Her parents, Tatiana and Alexander, insist that she stay in the suburbs. With her tenacious best friend by her side, Natalia goes head-to-head with her parents to get what she wants.
Omer needs to move out of his parent's house but his parents want him to live with them forever! He bands together with his sister, Sarah, to wear them down so he can fly the coop and buy a downtown condo.
Back from five years in the Navy, Kevin plans to buy a house with his girlfriend, Ainsley. When his parents start to dictate the terms, Kevin makes it very clear he doesn't take orders anymore. But without any money for the down payment, the young couple is forced to humour them. Dad, a skilled carpenter, will only consider fixer-uppers, and Mom's priority is to have her son as close to home as possible. Kevin and Ainsley, on the other hand, want a turnkey modern home far away from his parents. The search begins and the real estate power struggle has Kevin swearing like a sailor in no time. And Ainsley is freaked that their dream house will be a total nightmare.
Sindhu is desperate to move out of the family home and buy a downtown condo. But her overprotective mother thinks marriage is a better idea. And her dad firmly declares that a downtown home is a no-go.
Privileged but penniless theatre students Katie and Howard need to ditch their dingy one-bedroom apartment and buy their first home. Their parents fly over from England to help them with the search.
Single-mother Toni, 41, is fiercely independent but runs straight to "Mommy Moneybags" when she decides to buy a bigger house. But Claudia deems her daughter's move unnecessary. Mom finally agrees to bankroll the deal but that doesn't mean she's going to write a blank cheque or keep her opinions to herself.
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