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About the Show

Most people only fantasize about living on an island, but we'll prove that an Island Life is possible for anyone. Tropical dreamers will be shown island properties that fit into any budget, from ultra-affordable to totally outrageous. We'll follow everyday families is search of their own slice of paradise, and prove that fantasy can be reality.
Season 1, Episode 2

Their own piece of paradise in Islamorada.

Pablo and Michelle are a newly engaged couple with a romantic story. On their first date Pablo took Michelle on a romantic helicopter ride around Los Angeles and it was love at first flight! The couple now resides in vibrant town of Homestead, FL, near South Beach. Although Pablo has enjoyed the Keys since he was a child, they became even more special to him with Michelle in his life. The Keys are a part of their love story. What started as a yearly romantic getaway blossomed into island visits that they'd plan as much as possible.

Sunday
Feb 8
1pm | 12c
Season 1, Episode 14

A young Coast Guard family chooses to move from Hawaii to Kodiak Island, Alaska.

David, a Coast Guard Rescue Swimmer, and his wife Ashley, a stay-at-home mom of a 5- and 2- year old, have lived in Hawaii since they married in 2007. Now, the Coast Guard is transferring them from Hawaii to David's first choice assignment: Kodiak Island, Alaska.

Thursday
Jul 9
2pm | 1c
Season 1, Episode 5

A couple move from the Midwest to the place of their childhood vacations, Mt. Desert Island, Maine.

Tracey grew up in Maine and visited Mount Desert Island all through her childhood. She introduced JC, her husband, to the island and he immediately loved it. JC and Tracey moved to Bethel, Maine a few years ago before getting married. Now parents to a three-year-old son, they've decided to fulfill a lifelong dream and make Mt. Desert Island their home permanently.

Sunday
Sep 27
9:30pm | 8:30c
Season 1, Episode 4

A Georgia family heads home to their parents' roots on St. Simons Island

Katie is a Georgia gal through and through, having lived in Atlanta for most of

Tuesday
Sep 29
1:30pm | 12:30c
Season 2, Episode 9

A Long-Distance Couple Decides to Buy Their First Home Together on Hilton Head Island

Chris and Jennifer met on New Years Eve in Hilton Head, South Carolina. When Jennifer decided to move there for good, Chris decided that he would make the journey too. After dating long distance for a while, this will be the first time the two will be living together. Guided by Charter One Realty's Brad Davis, the young couple hope to find a place where they can entertain their friends and also be out in nature in a moments notice.

Friday
Dec 11
1pm | 12c
Season 4, Episode 1

New Jersey Family Seeks Warmer Weather on Daniel Island, South Carolina

Lou and Cara have spent most of their lives enduring the cold winters of New Jersey. With 3 kids who love the outdoors, they've decided it's time to move to a warmer climate. They fell in love with Charleston, South Carolina while they were in college, and discovered Daniel Island right outside downtown. They've enlisted the help of Renee Reinert-Pote from Iron Gate Realty to help them find a home where they can spend time playing sports and enjoying nature year round.

Sunday
Mar 20
10:30pm | 9:30c
Season 4, Episode 9

Dallas Couple Ditches City Life for Orange Beach Living

Mike and Jen have decided to leave Dallas behind for the beautiful beaches on the gulf of Alabama. They look forward to a simpler lifestyle with less traffic, less stress, more beach time and gorgeous views. Since Mike just obtain his real estate license, he is looking forward to buying his dream home and learning more about the market here. Mike and Jen have Lynn Cook from Gulf Shores Life Team to help them trade in their backyard and pool for a beautiful ocean view!

Monday
Mar 21
1am | 12c
Season 4, Episode 11

Engaged Couple Moves from Mainland to Mustang Island

Tyler and Julie vacationed together on Mustang Island. Sparks flew and shortly afterwards they became a couple. They loved the island so much they even got engaged there. Now that they're busy planning their wedding, they want to be able to call the island home too. They're hoping that Ashleigh Robertson from Port Aransas Realty can help find them a home with enough bedrooms so their friends and Julie's family can come visit and enjoy all that Mustang Island has to offer.

Monday
Jun 27
1am | 12c
Season 5, Episode 7

From San Diego to Coronado

Heather, Drew and their two young sons live in San Diego but dream of moving across the bay to Coronado Island. When Heather was growing up nearby, she fantasized about one day living in one of Coronado's majestic homes, and the family now has the means to make that dream a reality. Heather and Drew are excited to find the quintessential Coronado house where they have enough room to entertain and their sons can be close to school and activities.

Sunday
Nov 13
9:30pm | 8:30c
Season 5, Episode 8

Colorado Cold to Coronado Sun

Brian and Christina and their two teenage kids are a military family that has been stationed in over a dozen places around the world. When Brian got stationed at the historic Naval Base Coronado, the family decided that putting down roots in this exquisite southern California peninsula would be a worthwhile investment. They're trading the cold winters of Colorado for the endless beaches and consistent weather of southern California - not to mention breathtaking views of both San Diego Bay and the Pacific Ocean. Now they just need to find the perfect property to call their forever island home.

Monday
Nov 21
12:30am | 11:30c
Season 7, Episode 6

Long Live Long Beach Island

Noel, Deirdre and their four children have been spending every summer on Long Beach Island for over 14 years. Now, with their kids getting older, it is the right time for the family to find their permanent home on the Jersey shore. With the help of their agent, Noel and Deirdre are hoping to find a large home within walking distance to the beach.

Monday
Mar 20
1am | 12c
Season 8, Episode 4

Couple Raised on Marco Island, FL, Leaves the Mainland and Returns to Island Living

A recently married Florida couple moves to their hometown on Marco Island. Having lived on the mainland in Naples for some time, the couple is ready to return to the natural beauty and slow pace the island offers. They hope to find the perfect home to start the next chapter of their life together in familiar territory.

Monday
Apr 24
12:30am | 11:30c
Season 7, Episode 1

Dropping Anchor on Vinalhaven, Maine

Jonathan and Lily, along with their four children, have been sailing up and down the East Coast for the past several years on their boat. While visiting Vinalhaven, Maine, the family fell in love with the quiet, pristine island and the potential to finally set down roots there. They're looking for a house with lots of outdoor space as well as boat access, giving them the freedom to explore the island both on land and by water.

Friday
Aug 18
4:30pm | 3:30c
Season 1, Episode 5

A couple move from the Midwest to the place of their childhood vacations, Mt. Desert Island, Maine.

Tracey grew up in Maine and visited Mount Desert Island all through her childhood. She introduced JC, her husband, to the island and he immediately loved it. JC and Tracey moved to Bethel, Maine a few years ago before getting married. Now parents to a three-year-old son, they've decided to fulfill a lifelong dream and make Mt. Desert Island their home permanently.

Friday
Sep 22
6:30am | 5:30c
Season 3, Episode 8

Family Relocates From Sweltering Scottsdale to Cool Coronado Island

Kelly and Russ are going to be empty nesters soon when their boys head off to college, so it's the perfect time for them to make their dream of moving to Coronado Island, California a reality. The family is tired of the heat and the hustle and bustle of Scottsdale, Arizona and wants to take advantage of the miles of beaches and laid-back lifestyle that Coronado offers. With the help of Scott Aurich of Sun Isle Realty, Kelly and Russ hope to find a beach-style home close to the water, so they can enjoy everything about living the island life.

Friday
Sep 22
7am | 6c
Season 4, Episode 4

Married Couple Makes Move From Houston to Galveston Island

David and Debbie have known each other since they were kids. They went to college together, got married, and then raised three children of their own in Houston. They always loved vacationing on Galveston Island and now they want to live on the water year-round. With the assistance of Chevon Eaton from Eaton Realty, David and Debbie hope to find a home where they can be outside all the time and entertain plenty of family and friends who come to visit.

Friday
Sep 22
7:30am | 6:30c
Season 9, Episode 7

Splash Down on North Padre

A military couple has a dream to settle down on North Padre Island with their two children. They hope their agent can find them a home with easy beach access and a boat slip.

Sunday
Sep 24
9pm | 8c
Season 9, Episode 14

Heading South to Hilton Head

Matt and Kyle have been living between Philadelphia and New York for years, and the constant traffic and chaos has left them wanting a fresh start. After visiting Kyle's aunt in Hilton Head, SC, they knew they had found a place where they can enjoy a simpler life by the beach. They've decided to make the move south and are looking for the beach home of their dreams.

Sunday
Sep 24
9:30pm | 8:30c
Season 9, Episode 7

Splash Down on North Padre

A military couple has a dream to settle down on North Padre Island with their two children. They hope their agent can find them a home with easy beach access and a boat slip.

Monday
Sep 25
12am | 11c
Season 9, Episode 14

Heading South to Hilton Head

Matt and Kyle have been living between Philadelphia and New York for years, and the constant traffic and chaos has left them wanting a fresh start. After visiting Kyle's aunt in Hilton Head, SC, they knew they had found a place where they can enjoy a simpler life by the beach. They've decided to make the move south and are looking for the beach home of their dreams.

Monday
Sep 25
12:30am | 11:30c
Season 1, Episode 3

A family of four escapes the city life of Atlanta for the island life of St. Simons

Eric proposed to Shontae only two weeks into their relationship sixteen years ago..

Friday
Sep 29
6:30am | 5:30c
Season 2, Episode 6

A Seattle Couple Looks for a Home on Orcas Island, Off the Coast of Washington

After falling in love with Orcas Island on their first vacation there, Matt Chaney and Sara Lewis are ready to leave the city noise of Seattle for a quieter island life. Along with Island Group Realty's Kathryn Bowes, Matt and Sara check out several different homes and a lot with gorgeous views. Ultimately, they'll have to decide which Orcas Island location will best suit their needs.

Friday
Sep 29
7am | 6c
Season 3, Episode 4

Kentucky Family Moves to Marco Island, Florida

Both Kevin and Amanda are teachers from Kentucky who spent their summer vacations researching the perfect place to move. Now, Kevin, Amanda, and their daughter are ready to make that move–to the warm waters of Marco Island, Florida. With the help of Scott Needles from the Needles Group, this young family is ready to turn their dream of owning an island home into a reality.

Friday
Sep 29
7:30am | 6:30c
Season 9, Episode 9

Settling Down in Cocoa Beach

A globe-trotting couple is looking to find a place to settle down and raise their daughters. Wanting to stay close to the ocean, they enlist an agent to help find their permanent paradise in Cocoa Beach, Florida.

Sunday
Oct 1
9pm | 8c
Season 9, Episode 6

From City Life to Tiki Island Life

A busy Houston couple wants to leave the concrete jungle behind and live closer to the water. They set off to find the perfect home on Tiki Island, Texas.

Sunday
Oct 1
9:30pm | 8:30c
Season 9, Episode 9

Settling Down in Cocoa Beach

A globe-trotting couple is looking to find a place to settle down and raise their daughters. Wanting to stay close to the ocean, they enlist an agent to help find their permanent paradise in Cocoa Beach, Florida.

Monday
Oct 2
12am | 11c

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