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Live Here Buy This

If you could sell your home and move to Paradise – Would you be tempted to LIVE HERE AND BUY THIS?

We ask North American homeowners about where they fantasize about living. They pick three places around the world they’ve always wondered about, and then we show them what their life could look like if they moved there.

Based on the current market value of their North American home… we tour two spectacular homes for sale in each country equivalent in price to that of their own.

Our globetrotting guides sell them on the fabulous local lifestyles and why each country is a great place to call home, and our homeowners weigh in on their favourites in each location.

It’s eye candy for the soul, a half hour of escapism, a game of what ifs … Our homeowners may have found their Paradise – but what about you?

Episode 27 – Marion & Stewart

Marion & Stewart are stuck in a rut on the ‘Rock’  . They are looking for a more a vibrant culture under sunny skies. They think the answer could be Florida, Mexico or Ecuador, but will a southern exposure be ‘too hot ‘to handle, for these hardy East Coaster’s?

Episode 28 – Scott & Mya

Since Scott & Mya caught the travel bug, life in the suburbs has become a little ho-hum. Time to spice it up by exploring a move to Hawaii, New Zealand or Florida. But will Scott’s be able to get his hockey fix under steamy skies?

Episode 29 – Don & Adele

Small town sweet hearts Don & Adele are looking to slow life down by moving to a warmer climate. They fantasize about being beach bums in the Dominican, Ecuador and New Zealand. But will a chill vibe be enough to get these new parents to lay down roots?

Episode 30 – Chad & Allison

Chad an Allison live in a small suburb in the country.  Feeling isolated from the rest of the world has them dreaming about life in Aruba, Nicaragua & Greece. But will blue skys and infinity pools beat out the cradle of civilization?

Episode 31 – MJ & Brent

With three kids hooked on technology, Mary Jo & Brent are ready to escape modern day electronics, and move somewhere with old world values and a weak internet signal.  The question is, will it be Barbados, Peru, or rural Spain that gives them the unplugged lifestyle they so desperately seek?

Episode 32 – Yasmin & Shahid

Yasmin and Shahid are looking to lighten their load.  With Shahid working 7 days a week, they’re grateful that their family pitches in with childcare and meal prep. But they’d like to slow life down and enjoy some family time in Hawaii, Tuscany or Barcelona. The real question is, where is the best soccer?

Episode 33 – Paolo & Christine

Paolo and Christine are looking for more balance in their lives, they’re tired of  North America’s ‘live to work ‘ attitude – and are looking to slow life down and make the most of their family time. But will the family that plays together stay together: in vineyards, beaches, or ruins.?

Episode 34 – Pameljit & Tajinder

Pameljit and Tajinder and have no qualms re -locating  if it promises a better life for their family. They’ve done it before. But will it be Mexico, Italy or Spain that gets them packing their bags?

Episode 35 – Jennifer & Aldrin

Jennifer and Aldrin are tired of the same old, same old.  They want more culture and excitement and think they can find it in Europe. But will it be Provence’s  charm, Scotland’s Highlands or  Barcelona’s  football  club that gives them the jolt of inspiration they’re looking for?

Episode 36 – James & Jaleen

James and Jaleen are all about the simple pleasure’s  of life. Good food, good friends and natural landscapes  is all they need to be happy. But will it be Holland, Italy or Greece that steals their hearts?

Episode 37 – Robin & Natalie

Robin & Nathalie love city living –but the birth of their son has them wanting more. These city slickers are looking for more culture with a small town feel. But will it be friendly faces in Amsterdam, Barbados, or Greece that seal the deal?

Episode 38 – Heather & Pete

Wannabe writers Heather and Pete want to take their hobby fulltime and settle down somewhere that inspires them to write. But will the backdrop be Aruba, New Orleans or the Czech republic that inspires the next great Canadian novel?

Episode 39 – Lisa & Christos

Proud parents Lisa & Christos dream of raising  the world’s next tennis greats. They’re starting early with their baby girls: Nefretiri & Aphrodite,  but will it be game, set, match in France, Greece or Italy ?

Episode 40 – Yasmeen & Jibran

Urbanites Yasmeen and Jibran feel caged in.  This expectant couple wants to spread their wings and find more excitement in an urban jungle.  Will they fly the coop for bright lights in Australia, the Czech Republic or Germany?

Episode 41 – Chris & Jasmine

New parents Chris & Jasmine are looking for a big city lifestyle without the big city attitude. Baby Jackson has made them re-examine their ‘needs’. But will they find a more family friendly lifestyle in New Zealand, Florida or Germany?

Episode 42 – Penelope & Wayne

Vancouverite designers Penelope and Wayne are looking for a new project in a sunny place. But will it be Nicaragua, Tuscany or Provence that inspires them to move to the house of their dreams?

Episode 43 – Tara & Paul

Bad weather is raining on Tara and Paul’s parade.  They want to soak up the sun in a family-friendly locale.  So will they choose sand and surf in the Dominican Republic or Nicaragua, or the rolling hills of Tuscan countryside?

Episode 44 – Greg & Heather

Greg and Heather want to raise ‘good global citizens’ and they are always on the hunt for the next great adventure.  Will this family be happier with the culture and cuisine of France, the aloha spirit in Hawaii or a Spanish influenced lifestyle in Peru?

Episode 45 – Marlies & Stu

Vancouverites Marlies and Stu are  on the verge of being empty nesters and look forward to living the ‘luxe life’. But will Aruba, Hawaii or Provence prove the most attractive option to get their boys to come visit?

Episode 46 – Adam & Alison

Small town sweethearts Adam and Alison are tired of the rat race and ready to trade their big city home for a more outdoorsy lifestyle. But will it be great food in France, great hiking in Hawaii or the bike friendly lifestyle in Amsterdam that wins out?  

Episode 47 – Courtney & Jamie

Courtney & Jamie moved to a small town to raise their young kids, but it’s too far from action and fun.  They’re looking at dream homes in Dallas, Huatulco, Mexico, and Prince Edward Island.  Which one will be their perfect paradise?

Episode 48 – Bob and Michelle

Retired couple Bob and Michelle are young at heart and their house is worth enough to buy them a life of leisure. But will it be in the mansions of Nicaragua, the heart of bustling Prague or the fun-filled beaches of Mexico?  Tough choice.

Episode 49 – Lisa & Charlie

Lisa and Charlie own a seasonal restaurant that’s frantic in summer and dead in the winter. They’re looking for a better lifestyle balance. Will it be the great food in Greece, the coastal lifestyle in Spain or the unspoiled landscape of PEI thatl set the scene for their new life?

Episode 50 – Frank & Sarah

Frank & Sarah want to take their interest in photography to the next level, but they’re lacking inspiration.  Will they find it on Louisiana’s colourful North Shore, a medieval Italian village, or the red sand shores of Prince Edward Island?

Episode 51 – Nick & Andrea

Nick and Andrea have 4 kids, full time jobs and flip houses on the side.  They’re ready to cash in both their properties to enjoy some quality family time in paradise.  Will they go for laidback Barbados, vibrant Lima, Peru, or family-friendly coastal Nova Scotia? 

Episode 52 – Kirsty & John

City life is starting to take its toll on John and Kirsty.  They want to stretch their dollar somewhere with a better live-work balance. Will they find what they’re looking for in Hawaii, Austrailia or Scotland?