A couple are ready to leave their stressful jobs in New Jersey to become first-time bed-and-breakfast owners in Merida, Mexico. With an all-in budget of $450,000, he wants to find something that's ready for guests immediately, while she is willing to take on a renovation project that's better for them in the long run.
Two professors are relocating from West Virginia to Stellenbosch, South Africa, for new jobs. Their first priority is to make sure their two daughters are adjusting comfortably to their new life, but four different opinions on where the family should live could make choosing a home more difficult.
A travel-loving couple give in to the lure of South East Asia and begin searching for a home in Chiang Mai, Thailand. They hope to find a Western-style home with a pool and plenty of space for creativity, but they both know that every item on their wish list will end up costing them. Finding a place with the conveniences of America on their tight budget might be asking too much and could leave them with less house than they'd hoped.