Newlyweds recently decided to blend their family of seven and want to find a place for the kids to grow up in Mills River, North Carolina. The couple loves the outdoors and hopes to find a home near hiking, biking and running amenities. They also want a home that's centrally located to their jobs and the kids' schools.
A couple wants to escape the rat race in crowded Seattle and get back to their roots in northern California's Humboldt County. One wants a home with an office so she can continue her career, and the other wants a huge kitchen for entertaining. They both also want a home in the mountains so their kids can grow up surrounded by nature.
A couple decides it's time to find a new home with more space and better views. Currently living in North Bend, WA, they're hoping to stay local so they can take advantage of the Cascade Range Mountains that surround the area and their daughter can stay close to her friends. She wants a home with an open floor plan that lets in lots of natural light and he's hoping the new home will come with a home theater space. The market in the North Bend area is highly competitive but their realtor knows he can find the perfect home that fits their wishes.
A Seattle couple wants to limit screen time and move to Washington's famous Mount Rainier to give their kids the same outdoor-themed childhoods they enjoyed growing up. It's a tall order for their real estate agent as they still want proximity to the city but also a big fireplace and space for family gatherings.
A Fort Collins, Colorado, couple wants to escape the congested college town for the wide-open serenity of nearby Livermore. Finding a little peace and quiet on a spacious lot would seal the deal for these city dwellers, so they're looking for a rustic home with modern updates to fit their family of three. With a budget of $450,000, they hope their money will go far enough to make their dream of moving to the mountains a reality.
A Phoenix, Arizona, couple is ready to make their lifelong dream of living in the cool mountain air of South Carolina come true. He wants to be close to a golf course and have a home studio where he can continue cranking out chart-topping country music hits. She's hoping to find an open floor plan and a huge kitchen in a home she can put her own stamp on. Homes in the town of Pickens are being snatched up left and right but their realtor knows she can get them the perfect spot.
A couple hopes for a drastic change of scenery as they make the jump from Texas to the mountains of Draper, UT. They're especially excited about Utah's outdoor activities from hiking and biking to skiing and sledding. She hopes the house has a gourmet kitchen that will allow them to cook for visitors and he's requiring the new place to have expansive mountain views. Finally, their dream home will need enough space to accommodate her parents because they're moving in, too!
A young Southern California couple has grown tired of enduring hours in the traffic just to reach indoor rock-climbing gyms and is ready to move to sunny Tucson, Arizona, where the city is surrounded by mountains they can climb any day of the year. They're also looking forward to hosting a steady stream of friends and family from their native Canada, so they'll need ample guest quarters and an outdoor living space with a great pool. Luckily Tucson is still a town where great deals can be found if you're willing to put in the work and their real estate agent is ready to comb the hills to find the perfect rock-climber's retreat.
After living in both San Diego and Boston, a couple is looking for a smaller, friendlier community where they can find a healthy outdoor lifestyle for their family. They're searching Flagstaff, Arizona, hoping to find a home with access to the forest from their front door and four seasons of fun for their growing children. Their real estate agent has her work cut out for her but she knows the perfect house is out there.
A couple of animal lovers with a huge cast of four-footed companions decides to move from the frozen tundra of Montana to the welcoming sunny skies of the central California coast. They love everything outdoors from skiing the highest peaks to surfing the biggest waves and the near-perfect combination of the two makes the mountains of Cayucos, CA, the perfect place. They're relying on their realtor and her special understanding of purchasing horse and ranch properties to help them in their quest for a mountain ranch home with an ocean view.
A Cincinnati, Ohio, couple has the chance to move somewhere new after following a job opportunity to Sedona, Arizona. They hope to find a mountain home with ample outdoor living space and room for their beloved dogs to play. With its stunning red rock formations and peaceful atmosphere, homes in Sedona are selling faster than buyers can make up their minds on an offer. Will their real estate agent be able to find a mountain home that meets their criteria so they can make a quick decision?
A couple of motorcycle enthusiasts from Salt Lake City are ready to be closer to the wide open roads of Bountiful, Utah. They have their hearts set on finding a modern-contemporary home where their kids can have the space and security they need to enjoy their childhoods. He's also hoping to find a home with a three-car garage where he can tinker with his many machines. It's a tall order for their real estate agent but she's sure she can find them their dream home before the house hunt runs out of gas.
An active couple with a big social life searches for a mountaintop retreat that lends itself to both adventure and entertaining. They've found the right town for their plans in lovely Swannanoa, North Carolina, and just need to find the right home. Their desire to find a property that also offers the chance for rental income while providing them with the peace and privacy that comes with mountain living may prove problematic, however. Their real estate agent will use his knowledge of the local market to help them attain their house-hunting goals but he also knows how competitive it can be for the very best mountain properties.