A Connecticut couple is ready to ditch snowy winters with a move to Aruba. She lived on the island years ago and wants to get back to the life she loved, ideally in a move in-ready home with a pool and rooms so their kids can visit. However, he wouldn't mind taking on a fixer-upper.
After years of working long hours, a couple with two daughters leaves behind their hectic life in Texas for the island of Aruba. They're eager to relax as a family and discover more about the island's culture, but they're torn between buying a condo or a single-family home.
A couple is escaping the oppressive heat of the Lone Star state to start a life of sailing and diving in Aruba. They want to spend time basking in the sun and surf away from the television, so they're on the hunt for a downsized space with a pool, open floor plan and big backyard for their young son.
After dating for a few months, a couple that met online and bonded over their love of tiki cocktails traveled to one of her favorite places - St. John. He fell in love with the island and now they're looking to make it their home with a place on the beach.
After years of being stuck in traffic and on crowded beaches, an ocean-loving couple is trading in the Jersey Shore for Roatan, Honduras. They want to find a home with beach access and a grand patio where they can spend the majority of their time relaxing.
Beach lovers from Virginia that discovered Utila, Honduras, on a show pack their bags and move to the beautiful island. They want a home with an open concept and casitas where friends and family can stay when they visit.
Newlyweds leave their farm in Ontario, Canada, for a life of adventure on St. Maarten. She wants a move-in ready condo with a large kitchen, but he's looking for a boat where he can spend his days on the water.
After 20 years of 14-hour days, a hardworking couple trades Pennsylvania snow for the tropical waters of Anguilla. They're ready to slow down and enjoy the fruits of their labor, so they hope to find a dream home with ocean views, a modern style and an outdoor shower -- a luxury she never had in the States.
It doesn't take pulling teeth for a Pennsylvania dentist to convince his family to leave the cold northeast for the sunny Dominican Republic. They're looking for a home with access to the beach that has a nice backyard for the kids, but nothing so big that he has to spend all his time doing yard work.
A Canadian couple is looking to shed their winter coats and some weight with a move to the Dominican Republic. They want to lead a more active and healthy lifestyle and hope to find a home with rental potential, an updated kitchen and a pool for swimming laps.
Ready to leave the snow behind, an adventurous Ohio couple looks for a new home in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic. They look for a modern condo close to the beach that has privacy, lots of amenities and enough space for friends and family to visit.
A young New Yorker is eager to escape the city that never sleeps to spend more time on the beaches of Cabo Rojo, Puerto Rico. She's tired of crashing with family members and hopes to find a modern condo of her own close to the beach with plenty of bedrooms so friends can visit.
A Wisconsin family moves to Puerto Rico's west coast so the kids can embrace their heritage and create the same memories their mom had growing up. They hunt for a home with space for everyone, including family that's already planning to visit.
A California couple that recently discovered St. Thomas on a cruise wants to trade Bay Area traffic jams for toes in the sand. They hope to find a condo close to the beach with a fabulous view, but their ultimate dream is to be near a marina where they can enjoy a brand new boat.
A couple dreams of moving their family to the Dominican Republic to give their kids the Caribbean childhood he had.
College sweethearts want to make their island dreams a reality with a move to Bocas del Toro, Panama.
A couple and their young son are tired of spending winters in freezing Ontario, Canada.
A couple and their five kids are looking for a home on Roatan, Honduras, where they can spend more quality time together as a family.
A contractor and his interior design-loving wife look to relocate their house-flipping business from frigid Minnesota to sunny Eleuthera in the Bahamas.
A young family from Utah is embarking on a new adventure to Great Guana Cay after Dad is offered a job opportunity in the Bahamas.
A couple that are travel nurses recently fell in love with the small island community of Utila, Honduras, after discovering it's a scuba diving mecca.
A Canadian couple is tired of long winters in Toronto and wants to spend more time outdoors in Grand Cayman.
Follow families as they leave the mainland behind and head to the Caribbean.
A Washington, D.C., entrepreneur looks to leave the city life for the relaxation of Utila, Honduras. He wants to continue working with his clients remotely while also expanding into new business ventures on the island.
On a recent trip to Honduras, a Florida couple fell in love with the tropical flora and fauna, as well as the crystal clear water they dreamed about. They decide to make their dream a reality by finding a home in Roatan.
An avid scuba diver from Atlanta wants to move to Utila, Honduras. He hopes to find an oceanfront home with enough space to entertain family and friends.
After seeing Bocas del Toro on a TV show, a couple was inspired to leave flat, hot Dallas behind to island hop in Panama. The couple now hopes to find a waterfront, move-in ready home with an easy walk to the beach.
An adventurous California couple realized the Bocas del Toro, Panama region would be a great spot to start their dream business. They are hoping they can find the perfect place to open a resort with California flair.
A bachelor with a hectic life in Miami Beach seeks a more laid-back lifestyle. After discovering the north coast of the Dominican Republic, he's hoping to finally get the ocean view he's always wanted.
A Canadian-born couple have always dreamed of living in the Caribbean and after a life-threatening surgery, the couple realizes it's now or never to make their Caribbean dreams come true in the Dominican Republic.
A newlywed couple is never able to make time to see each other due to their busy work schedules. After visiting the Dominican Republic a few times, however, they decide it's time to make a change and move to Cabarete.
A couple of avid divers from Texas hope to find a home on one of the most beautiful diving locations in the Caribbean.
Avid scuba divers look for a home on the beautiful island of Bonaire.
A happy accident leads a Texas couple to Roatan, Honduras.
Debbie and Jim have spent the last 40 years working and raising their two children and are now ready to start a new chapter in their lives. After visiting Bocas del Toro, Panama, they fell in love with the island and the lifestyle. With the help of a broker they hope to find their dream property in paradise and begin a new adventure together.
Stephanie and Rich have been raising their two daughters in a busy college town in Georgia. Rich, a doctor with a hectic schedule, feels that he is missing out on quality family time, and he dreams of a slower-paced life. With the kids growing up, now is the time to make the family dream a reality and move to a condo with an amazing view of sunny St. Croix.
Jenny and Michael both have demanding jobs and hectic schedules in New York. After visiting Providenciales in Turks and Caicos, they knew they had found the perfect place to relax and unwind. When Michael proposed moving to the island permanently, Jenny didn't hesitate before agreeing. Now they're hoping to find an oceanfront condo with an amazing view to call home.
Mauray has a busy life buying and flipping houses in California. Now that her two kids are grown and starting their own careers, it's time for Mauray to start her own adventure in the Dominican Republic. She fell in the love with the serenity and diverse culture of the city of Las Terrenas, and she has a friend along to help her find the perfect home with space to practice yoga.
Natalie and Christian live in frozen Northern Canada and are sick of the long winters. After vacationing with their three children on the island of Utila in Honduras, they fell in love with the peaceful vibe and outdoor activities. With the help of their broker, they hope to move their family to this tranquil island and experience everything that Utila has to offer.
Pauline and Michael are tired of cold Colorado winters and ready for warm weather and ocean views. After traveling the world, they're ready to call St. Croix home. They love the turquoise waters, white sandy beaches and rhythm of the island music, and they've enlisted an agent to help them find their dream home in paradise.
Russ and Michelle have traveled around the Caribbean searching for the best dive sites. On a recent trip to the island of Roatan, Honduras, they knew the search was over. With a large barrier reef surrounding the island, the diving opportunities are endless. They are leaving their California home in hopes to find a no-frills house near the beach with the help of a local real estate agent.
Jay is a fourth-generation farmer in Massachusetts, and his eight-day work week keeps him away from his wife and three kids far too often. When the family discovered Nevis, they also discovered a new, laid-back Jay. Now the family wants to find a three-bedroom house with a pool and a large plot of land to escape the demands of farm life and spend more time together as a family.
Kara lives in Long Beach, California, and works in the entertainment industry. Now she wants to escape the hustle and bustle of the Hollywood lifestyle and slow things down in Bocas del Toro. The culture and the picturesque reefs have drawn Kara to the tranquil islands near Panama, and she hopes to find her own "Karadise" and start her new career as an underwater photographer.
Jessie and Wayne are from Fort Worth, Texas, and after visiting the Caribbean, they decided to leave the dust and desert behind and start a new chapter of their lives in paradise. Now they're looking for an island home in which to raise their newborn son, Wyatt.
Sharla, Pete, and their four children are ready to trade New Jersey winters for year-round sunshine in Providenciales. They want to give their children an opportunity to experience the island's culture, and Pete wants to be able to spend time with his family while he composes music. They hope to find their perfect Caribbean dream home in Turks and Caicos.
After spending childhood summers at his grandparents' resort in Wisconsin, hospitality is in Brian's blood. Now he and his wife Jessica are leaving Colorado to open a water skiing business on the island of Roatan in Honduras. The couple has entrusted an agent to find them a rustic home on the beach with enough buildable land to create their own resort in paradise.
Virginians Leslie and Al visited Nevis and completely fell in love with the island. Their three kids are getting older and will soon be out of the house, so the couple is hoping to find the perfect space where the whole family can gather and enjoy living life to the fullest in the Caribbean.
Gina is a young lawyer living in Philadelphia and looking to move to her favorite vacation spot, Punta Cana in the Dominican Republic. Although the home will be hers, Gina needs to make sure there's enough space for her family, who will be visiting her often. With the help of her friend, Sherman, Gina checks out homes offering her a variety of Dominican lifestyles.
Video game developer Jez and real estate agent Lisa left their native England more than a decade ago and settled in Austin, TX.
Kirk has always dreamed of living in paradise. As a teacher, he has traveled the world but has never felt more at home than he does in Las Terrenas.
During a family vacation to the Bahamas, Patrick and Alesia discovered the beautiful islands of Exuma.
Greg and Halyna love the outdoors, but living in Toronto, Canada means cold weather most of the year.
Single mother Lisa from Colorado is tired of working 80 hours a week and dealing with harsh winters. After visiting a friend on St. Thomas, she fell in love with the Caribbean lifestyle.
Melissa and Yori met on Bonaire when they were kids and reconnected years later.
After visiting the Caribbean on a cruise, Jake and Kasi fell in love with St. Thomas and its beautiful turquoise water.
Monica was born in Honduras but moved to the US when she was a child. She has always dreamed of returning home, especially recently as her stressful nursing job in New Jersey has her looking elsewhere.
Amanda and Brad are looking to escape windy, cold Oklahoma and expose their four young children to a new culture on Roatan, Honduras.
Jennifer and Keith want to escape the hustle and bustle of Ocean City, MD, and find their perfect oceanfront home in the Bahamas.
Brad and Kristen are raising their kids in Katy, Texas, where they're surrounded by traffic, roads and chain superstores.
Dale and Connie have dreamed of living in the Caribbean since their first trip there 30 years ago. Instead, they're living in Texas where the closest ocean is hundreds of miles away.
After touring the U.S. Virgin Islands, Liz and Steve knew they wanted to leave Amarillo, Texas, behind for a new life in the Caribbean.
Jena lives in Los Angeles, CA, where she works in television and film. Several years ago, she fell in love with the Exuma islands during a trip to the Bahamas.
When they first visited St. Thomas on a cruise many years ago, Kenny and Sheila noticed the U.S. courthouse on the island and Kenny, a public defender, realized he could move his family to a tropical paradise and keep his job. With a large blended family of four kids, plus Sheila's parents, the couple needs to find a house big enough for everyone, plus room for a pool and a gorgeous view. St. Thomas native Kerstin McConnell is up to the challenge of finding them the perfect home within their budget.
Karin is a native New Yorker and a successful writer who can work from anywhere in the world. So when she came to Las Terrenas for a dance festival, she knew she wanted to leave the rat race behind for the most beautiful spot in the Dominican Republic. Her son Dylan has made the trip south to help her choose the perfect condo with open living, a pool, and an extra bedroom for guests. With the help of broker Jesus Iturralde, Karin knows she'll find the perfect place to dance the night away.
Andrew and Kelly are constantly busy making over the homes of clients in their New Jersey-based business. Now, they want to escape to St. John and find their dream home, a fixer-upper they can make their very own. Eric Bauman of USVI Sotheby's International Realty helps the couple search the lush green hillsides of St. John to find a home with enough land to expand, enough room for guests, and beautiful views.
When Jeff and Stephen met a decade ago they bonded over their hatred of Canadian winters. The couple quickly began researching locations with great weather and no hurricanes and discovered Aruba. They were sold as soon as they stepped off the plane. Real estate agent Brad Croes is on hand to help Stephen and Jeff find the perfect home on Aruba with both room for guests and a pool.
Maruf and Sonal's three kids are off to college and they're contemplating a move to St. Maarten. Both have worked very hard and are finally ready to buy a piece of property on the beach with room for their entire extended family to visit and enjoy. Arun Jagtiani of Island Real Estate is there to help them every step of the way as they criss-cross the Dutch side of the island in search of their dream home.
Kenny and Morgan just got married after spending two years dating long-distance. Both avid surfers, they fell in love with Puerto Rico when they vacationed there. After eloping recently, they'll be moving in together for the first time when they find their new house in Aguada. Broker Miggie Hernandez will guide the young couple as they search for a place close to the beach so they can spend their days surfing.
Eunice met Carlos in the Dominican Republic on a vacation and the two fell in love. Carlos followed Eunice back to Boston and after 20 years of living in the cold, it's time to bring Eunice back to his Caribbean homeland. The move is an exciting one since Carlos is a chef and is planning on opening a restaurant. With the help of agent Alma Arellano, Carlos and Eunice hope to find their tropical home.
Jen has spent her life enduring the cold winters of Pittsburgh. Now that her two sons are grown and out of the house, she's ready to uproot her life and move to a warmer climate. After traveling to Vieques with a friend, she fell in love with the friendly people and beautiful scenery. She's decided to start over by finding a new job and a new house in this tropical paradise. With her best friend Jill and broker Lin Wetherby, Jen will have lots of help finding her dream in Puerto Rico.
Jerry and Michael have spent the majority of their lives in the Midwest and have had it with the brutal winters. The distance to the ocean and limited months of warm weather have been a struggle since they love to sail. They've dreamed of pursuing this passion on St. Thomas by opening up a charter sailing business. Now ready to start a new life in the Caribbean, they're working with real estate agent Kerstin McConnell to find their oceanfront condo.
Steve and Sue have worked for the same company for decades, with Sue working long overnight shifts that take a toll on her. Now the couple is ready to take on a new lifestyle in sunny St. Thomas. The couple wants a condo with an ocean view, amenities like a pool, and great outdoor space to finally enjoy the good life they're worked so hard to achieve. They've enlisted agent Karen Korsgren to help them find the perfect place close to the beach.
Atlanta-based Nicole and Michael are tired of spending their life sitting in traffic and want more time together in the sun and sand. Luckily, they have the flexibility to move their two home-run businesses to Placencia, Belize and fulfill their dream of a healthier outdoor lifestyle. With real estate broker Charmaine Voss, Michael and Nicole search for a home where they can find the perfect work-life balance.
Brian and Mary have worked their whole lives through the snowy winters in Maryland to save enough to resettle on Ambergris Caye in Belize. Now ready to make the move, they're excited to work with real estate broker Daniel Hartin to find a new home on the ocean--ideally one that comes with a small business that will enable them to share their new island lifestyle with visitors.
Neil, Amber, and their son Ian have been living in Siesta Key, Florida and feel it's become too populated and expensive. While traveling, they discovered Vieques, Puerto Rico and fell in love with the unpopulated beaches and the outdoor lifestyle. Neil and Amber are excited to raise their son on a bilingual island and live a more relaxing lifestyle. With the help of real estate agent Gustavo Marin, they hope to find their new Caribbean home.
Living in Texas is hectic for Steve and Tammi. When they're not shuttling their three young kids around to school and activities, it's go go go for teacher Tammi and Steve, who works in telecommunications. But the one place where life always seems to slow down for them is Negril, Jamaica. Now, with Steve able to telecommute, they can afford to work and live as a family on the island of their dreams. With help from local realtor Michelle Clarke, Steve and Tammi hit the listings and find their perfect family home in paradise.
Nicole Reed has been toiling away in a cubicle in Atlanta, Georgia for years. After visiting St. Croix for a friend's wedding, she knew she had to make a change. Nicole has always been interested in party planning, and a new life on a new island calls for a new career. With the help of her best friend Julie, Nicole is searching for a large home where she can run her business%X97one with an awesome pool and patio for throwing the best parties in the Caribbean. Broker Kerri Hanley has her work cut out for her though, as Nicole's picky taste%X97particularly when it comes to dark wood kitchen cabinets%X97might make it hard to find the perfect gem of a home.
Matt and Cathy have grown tired of battling the brutal Michigan winters year in and year out. With Matt looking to put his contractor skills to work, the couple wants to find the perfect seafront fixer upper in the Bahamas. Agent Lydia Ruth-Hill is up to the challenge of finding a home with awesome water access for Matt to get a boat and Cathy to go swimming right out her front door.
Brian and Amy have enjoyed life in San Francisco, but the hectic lifestyle and cost of living has worn them down. To escape, they began traveling to the Caribbean where they could relax and enjoy spending time together. Brian and Amy first visited Bocas del Toro for a quick getaway a few years ago and stayed at a bed and breakfast. They were immediately taken by the beautiful atmosphere and decided that opening a bed and breakfast could be their chance to start a new life in the Caribbean. They are excited to work with real estate agent, Jacy Hefner, to find their piece of paradise.
Bruce and Melissa are proud West Virginians who are in love with travel and the Caribbean. They and their three selfie-obsessed kids, Savannah, Sheridan and Nick, are excited to buy a family home where the sun shines 365 days a year and it's a constant 88 degrees. Outdoorsy and fun-loving, this family is keen to sail, swim and snorkel as much as they can once they buy a home on St. Croix. With help from superstar broker, Kerri Hanley, it won't be long before they're soaking up the sunshine from their very own island retreat.
Two years ago Kathryn Hansen spied handsome reggae singer Andrew on her cruise ship and sparks flew. Now, just a few months after their wedding, the Hansens have decided to bid adieu to the harsh Boston winters and return to Andrew's homeland of Jamaica. The couple needs to find a large home that can host all their extended family as well as house their dream business, a wine bar where Andrew can entertain guests with his music. Sales Associate Christine Klein is on deck to find the couple their perfect waterfront property, complete with a pool and large chef's kitchen suitable for their business needs.
Mark and Jen are tired of winters that last way too long in Canada. Their love of scuba diving has brought them to Utila before, and they enjoyed it so much they chose to get married on the island. Five years later, they've decided to make it their permanent home. They're looking forward to escaping crowds of people in favor of a laid-back environment where they can dive every day and relax at night. Realtor Brad Ryon will guide the couple as they search for their dream beach cottage with lots of privacy and great reef access.
Rolf and Beverly have always wanted to move to a tropical climate, and after a recent health scare, the California couple realized that there's no time like the present to live your dream. They've enlisted real estate consultant Anne Michelle Wand to find the perfect home in Bocas del Toro: one with a view and great dock access for the large boat they plan on buying.
Drake and Karina enjoy living in Jupiter, Florida, where the water is warm and the surf is prime. But lately, the area is overrun with fellow water lovers trying to get their fix. Looking to escape the crowds, Drake and Karina are packing up and heading to the Bahamas in search of a more tranquil life. They have their hearts set on Hope Town, a quiet little settlement on Elbow Cay, among the island chain known as the Abacos. Now it's up to local realtor Kerry Sullivan to give them the lay of the land and find a four-bedroom oceanfront home fit for their entire family.
Ontario natives Paul and Julie just got engaged in Barbados. The couple fell so in love with the island that they are moving there and taking their retiring parents with them.
A couple moves their lives and work from Canada to the Dominican Republic for year-round bliss.
A Denver couple are about to get married in Playa Del Carmen, and they've decided to stay.
A Los Angeles television executive returns to his roots and sets up a production company in the Cayman Islands.
A Canadian family leaves the cold and snow for the sun and fun of their Caribbean roots in Barbados.
A couple from D.C. moves to St. Maarten, opens a bike business and buys a forever home.
A veterinarian and his family relocate from Florida to the Cayman Islands.
A New England family packs up their coats for the last time as they move to St. John.
A New Mexico couple moves to Cozumel to buy a home and build a business.
A Houston couple fulfills a dream of running a vineyard and living full time on St. Thomas.
New Yorkers decide to be their own bosses and start a new life and business on St. Thomas.
A Texas family says adios to traffic and hello to sand, sun and fun in the Dominican Republic.
A couple from Texas leave their Caribbean-themed home for the real deal in Cozumel.
A pilot and his wife say goodbye to Texas, and hello to the Caribbean and the Dominican Republic.
A family with four kids moves to St. Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands.
Newlyweds leave their lifelong Ohio home to move St. Croix in the U.S. Virgin Islands.
A busy family trades the streets of New York City for the calm waters of St. Croix.
From the mountains of West Virgina, a couple finds a new home in heavenly St. Croix.
A Vermont couple say adios to the cold with new careers and lives in Puerto Rico.
A family trades in the cold of Pennsylvania for full-time life in Puerto Rico.
A couple follows their scuba dreams and moves from Texas to Roatan, Honduras.
A mom, dad and their two kids move from Los Angeles to the beautiful island of Boacas Del Toro, Panama.
A family trades in their snowy winters for the tropical paradise of Bocas Del Toro, Panama.
A New England couple finds heaven in a move from Massachusetts to Vieques, Puerto Rico.
Tired of their jobs in Seattle, a couple moves to Bocas Del Toro to start a new business.
A family follows their hearts from Teaxs to Roatan, Honduras.
A couple say goodbye to the cold Canada winters to start a new life in Roatan, Honduras.
Arizona newlyweds move to Isabella, Puerto Rico to start a family and their lives together.
Pamela and Chris have lived in Ontario, Canada, their entire lives, but they want to enjoy outdoor living 365 days a year. Pamela is a florist and is intrigued by the fruitful life that is possible in Vieques, Puerto Rico, so they are looking for the perfect place to satisfy her green thumb.
Sick of the crowded streets of New York City, Ron and Sharon are ready for a slower pace of life in the Caribbean. The couple and their son Aaron are passionate about SCUBA diving, and love the crystal clear water surrounding the island of Curacao. They hope to find a home by the water, so they can dive during the day and fall asleep to the sound of waves at night.
Teri and Jon love the mountains of North Carolina, but want to enjoy sun and snorkeling all year round. Jon's military job is in the dry heat of Afghanistan, so when they discovered the lesser-known paradise of Roatan, Honduras, they knew this oasis was no desert mirage. They're searching for a place to enjoy family time, and also keeping an eye out for Roatan's pirate treasure.
Robin and Brett have always dreamed of moving to a warmer climate, away from the stress of Brett's job as a firefighter in California, and they can finally afford their dream home on St. Croix. They're on the hunt for a large home with room for their 8-year-old twins as well as an ocean view, garage and pool.
Susan has spent her entire life working at the Environmental Protection Agency, but long days and hours of traffic have kept her from experiencing the nature she's worked to protect. When Susan discovered the untouched beauty and small-town feel in Vieques, Puerto Rico, she knew she had found home. She is looking for a place with plenty of outdoor living space that's within biking distance to town.
Todd and Crystal despise the volatile north Texas winters and are seeking sunnier shores in Curacao. The couple loves exploring the island's beaches and finding new adventures, so they're looking for a home close to the beach with a gorgeous view and amenities to enjoy all year round.
Patty and Steve live life in the fast lane as a drag-racing team with four auto shops. But managing the stores has kept them from enjoying life, so they're making the move to Jamaica. They've decided to open a bed and breakfast and are hunting for the perfect home to meet their needs.
St. Louis natives Beth and Steve have vacationed on St. Maarten for over 20 years, and are finally ready to make the destination their full-time home. Beth wants to learn as much as possible about local cuisine, while Steve is ready to set up his office near the pool where he can take in the beautiful views. They are both looking for an island oasis where they can find new adventures in the sun.
Marie visited Jamaica as a child and instantly fell in love with the island. After battling Canadian winters with three small children for far too long, she's eager to make her childhood dream come true. Marie hopes to find a house with a large backyard for playtime, as well as a rental unit to help pay bills while she runs her online business from paradise.
A Minnesota couple, after purchasing a rental car company on St. John, look for a move-in-ready home with an ocean view that's close to their new workplace.
Tired of the oppressive heat in Arizona, Ken and Jen are ready to find a more temperate climate on St. Croix. As a helicopter pilot, Ken dreams of having enough space to build his own hangar. The couple is looking for the perfect open-concept, move-in ready house with enough yard space for their dogs and a chopper.
A Florida couple who fell in love with the national parks and pristine beaches of St. John are hoping to find the Caribbean home of their dreams so that they can sit back and enjoy the simple island life.
Tired of the oppressive heat in Arizona, Ken and Jen are ready to find a more temperate climate on St. Croix. As a helicopter pilot, Ken dreams of having enough space to build his own hangar. The couple is looking for the perfect open-concept, move-in ready house with enough yard space for their dogs and a chopper.
New Yorkers Bill and Ali met on the beach as lifeguards, and they bonded over a passion for boating and the ocean. With their four children out of the house and Bill able to work remotely, they are ready to make the move to a warmer climate where they can sail year-round. The couple is looking for the perfect home that can accommodate many visitors, while hopefully leaving enough room in the budget for a boat.
Carl and Janna Halberg came on vacation to Vieques to escape the cold and snow of their Minnesota home towns. By the time they got back home the couple devised a plan that would allow them to live on the idyllic island all year round ? they bought a hotel, which they would live in and operate, and made the big move. Now that their Bravo Beach Hotel is up and running, they're ready to find a place away from their business that they can call their Caribbean home.
Corinne Farinola and Patrick Kralik found their own separate ways to the Caribbean from Pennsylvania and South Carolina respectively, but they fell in love with St. Croix and fell in love with each other. After renting a tiny apartment, the couple is now ready for the next step in their relationship and in their life together in St. Croix - buying a home together.
Cliff and Janine Peek decided that the New England winters were no longer for them, so they packed up and headed for the Caribbean. The Peeks, who are avid boaters, were drawn to the huge yachting population in Sint Maarten and are hoping to find something on the Dutch side of the island. They particularly like this side of the island because of the blowing trade winds and the lack of property taxes on the Dutch side. They hope to find a place that's close to their boating activities as well as a quick drive to the French side where they like to shop and dine. The Peeks will have the expertise of broker Jonathan Schaede from Sunshine Properties to help them find their new island escape.
Dave and Julie Sommer have moved from St. Louis to St. Croix way back in 2006, but their cramped apartment rental isn't cutting it anymore now that their family has grown by 3! They're working with a local real estate agent, Chris Hanley to help them find a home with a large yard for their kids that's also close to the beach so that they can continue enjoying sailing and jet skiing in the Caribbean.
Margi and Jessi La Porte have been living off the grid in cold Vermont winters for the majority of their lives. On a recent vacation to Vieques the couple completely fell in love with the island and decided to make their stay permanent. With the flexibility of Margi's work in internet technology and Jessi's work as a writer and artist, the two of them can live anywhere. So, why not live in Vieques? The La Portes turn to Rainbow Realty's Lin Wetherby and Gustavo Marin to help them find their own little piece of paradise on the beautiful island of Vieques, Puerto Rico.
Jason Hanold and Neela Seenandan and their four sons have reached their limit with the cold, hard winters of Kenilworth, Illinois. Married on a beach, they finally decided to bring their kids back to where it all began and are moving to the island life of Turks and Caicos.
Karrin and John Pecchia and their two little girls have called it quits on the Minnesota cold and are moving down to a land of sand, sun water and fun. Their lives are about to be filled with Punta Cana's sand castles and palm trees.
David and Jayne Wolliscrofts dreamt they could keep their day jobs, and move to their ideal beach life, all at the same time. When David, who is a doctor, got hired at a new hospital in Turks and Caicos, their dream had turned into a reality. Waving a fond farewell to Canada, they are watching their dreams come true.
Omar Del Rio is from San Juan, Puerto Rico and Caroline Crouch, his girlfriend is from Chicago. These two lovebirds found each other by chance in San Juan and are in search of country life on the island paradise of Puerto Rico.
Doris Jolicouer and Don Sommers fell in love in the military . They have been together ever since and are leaving the land locked life of Alberta, Canada for sand, sun and water of Island paradise that is St. Lucia.
David and Laurie Hughes live in the hills of West Virginia, and now they have had enough. They long dreamed of making the leap to the topics and now the life they have imagined is coming true in the Dominican Republic.
Griselle and Steve Mucccilo have lived in Long Island for the past 17 years. After many years inthe high stress work life, they have decided to get off the rat race treadmill and move to Puerto Rico. They have spent time on all parts of the island and would like to relocate to Rincon to surf, do yoga and run around with their dogs.
Steve and Heidi Nolan are ready to turn in their motorcycles for hobie cats and are heading to the coral colored waters of Turks and Caicos.
Johnny Kelvin and Ona Struwer are world traveling DJs and have been to every corner of the planet entertaining and vacationing. They are ready to find a place to call home base and were drawn to Sint Maarten because of its warm, bright beaches and the overflowing energy from its people and culture. With some of Johnny's family living on the island, they decided that the Dutch Side was the place for them. Now they're searching for a home with enough room to set up a studio so they can continue to create body shaking beats while enjoying the surf and sun of Sint Maarten. So with the help of Island Real Estate Broker, Arun Jagtiani, Johnny and Ona look to find their own place to call home.