Each week we follow a family making their beachfront living dreams come true — on a budget! On Beachfront Bargain Hunt we'll follow them on the house hunt as we discover some of the most surprisingly affordable beachfront locales that prove you don't need to be a millionaire to live right on the beach. Add to my shows

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Some Don't Like It Hot in Maine 2019x34
monday
A Fort Lauderdale couple love to vacation on the southern coast of Maine to escape the Florida heat. Now, they're looking to purchase their own getaway retreat where they can enjoy Maine's mild temperatures, ocean breezes and picturesque settings.

season 2016

 
Hooked on Sayulita, Mexico 2016x54
19.12.2016
After getting engaged and having their honeymoon in Mexico, Chris and Lisa are hooked on the idea of searching for the perfect family vacation home in the vibrant beach town of Sayulita to escape the harsh Minnesota winters.
 
Get me Back to Panama City Beach, Florida 2016x53
19.12.2016
Tim and Debbie live outside of Dallas, Texas, and have two daughters, Kiwi and Coco. For several years the family enjoyed vacationing in their one-bedroom condo along the picturesque coast of Panama City Beach, Florida. But due to reinvestment needs, Tim and Debbie eventually had to sell the property. While enduring a landlocked summer after the sale, the family noticed a major void in their lives, which could only be filled by spending time together in their favorite beach town. Now, Tim and Debbie return to Panama City Beach with a budget of $340,000, and they hope local real estate agent John Tait can find them a new seaside sanctuary. A place where they can make more memories that will last a lifetime.
 
Small Living on the Puget Sound, Wa 2016x52
03.10.2016
 
Flockin' to Rockport, Texas 2016x51
03.10.2016
 
All in for Gulf Shores, Alabama 2016x50
26.09.2016
 
Coastal Fun in Florida's New Smyrna Sun 2016x49
26.09.2016
 
Satisfaction in Sargent, Texas 2016x48
19.09.2016
A family wants to find a beach getaway in Sargent, Texas, but they cannot decide between fishing or the beach.
 
Craving a Condo in Cocoa Beach, Florida 2016x47
19.09.2016
After a decade of visits, a couple wants to find a vacation home in Cocoa Beach, Fla., that is only an hour away from their home.
 
Passage to Port Aransas, Texas 2016x46
12.09.2016
 
A Beachy View in Branford, Conn. 2016x45
12.09.2016
 
Combing for a Coastal Home Office in Carolina Beach 2016x44
05.09.2016
A young couple from Durham, N.C., that misses the water, wants to buy a home in Carolina Beach, that has office space
 
Bringing Up Baby in Ocean City, Maryland 2016x43
05.09.2016
 
Deciding on Dauphin Island, Ala. 2016x42
29.08.2016
A couple wants a family vacation home on Dauphin Island, Ala., and they search for a place near the beach.
 
A Place in the Pines of Lincoln City, Ore. 2016x41
29.08.2016
 
Surfing the Shores of Topsail Island, North Carolina 2016x40
22.08.2016
 
A Budget to Squeeze in Placencia, Belize 2016x39
22.08.2016
A couple shares a dream of owning a vacation home on the beach, and after a lengthy research period, they settle on Placencia, Belize.
 
A Newlywed Life on North Padre Island, Texas 2016x38
15.08.2016
A family of four that has been living apart searches for a vacation lifestyle on North Padre Island, Texas.
 
Hunting for a Hidden Gem on Hilton Head Island, South Carolina 2016x37
15.08.2016
A couple with a catering company from Maryland wants to spend their downtime on Hilton Head Island, S.C.
 
Me and My Madre in South Padre Island, Texas 2016x36
08.08.2016
A woman wants to use her college fund for a beach property on South Padre Island, Texas, since she received a full scholarship.
 
Fleeing Chicago, Illinois for St. Croix 2016x35
08.08.2016
A busy couple from Chicago visits the U.S. Virgin Island of St. Croix and find its tranquil vibes pleasing.
 
Shuckin' It Up in Ocean Isle Beach, North Carolina 2016x34
01.08.2016
 
Taking It Slow in Jaco, Costa Rica 2016x33
01.08.2016
 
Rentable Retreat in Ocean City, Maryland 2016x32
25.07.2016
 
Turn Me on to San Juan, Puerto Rico 2016x31
25.07.2016
 
Gettin' Mama a Gulf Front View in Orange Beach, Alabama 2016x30
18.07.2016
Tammy and Russ have decided to buy in their childhood vacation spot of Orange Beach, Alabama, so they can spend more time with their two sons. The family is looking for a beachfront condo with a gulf view for under $275,000.
 
Finding a Home in Winthrop Before the Wedding 2016x29
18.07.2016
Engaged couple Suzie and Rich want to escape city life and find a home in the quaint beach community of Winthrop, Massachusetts. Can they find the beach house of their dreams for under $375,000 and before their wedding?
 
Bridge to a Bargain in New London County, Ct 2016x28
11.07.2016
Stephanie and Ryan are ready to move closer to the beach and have decided on New London County, Connecticut. The beach lovers hope to find a coastal steal for under $350,000.
 
Buying in Beaufort on a Budget 2016x27
11.07.2016
Lori and Chad love visiting the historic seaside community of Beaufort, North Carolina. They're finally ready to buy a beach of their own, and are looking for something in their budget of $375,000.
 
Worry-free on Ambergris Caye, Belize 2016x26
11.04.2016
 
Cashing in on a Casa in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico 2016x25
11.04.2016
 
Swooning for Tamuning, Guam 2016x24
04.04.2016
 
Key West, Florida Comeback 2016x23
04.04.2016
 
A Crucial Life Change in Crucita 2016x22
28.03.2016
 
Countdown to Cape Canaveral, Florida 2016x21
28.03.2016
 
Opening Up Shop in San Jacinto, Ecuador 2016x20
21.03.2016
Working in the travel industry has provided Marty and Jim a ticket around the world and an education in hospitality. They've learned that expectations are high and are looking to live up to them by opening their own bed and breakfast in San Jacinto, Ecuador. Finding a home to live and work in won't be easy, but with the help of real estate agent, Tom Saunders, Marty and Jim are searching for a spot on the sand to make their own, all for under $200,000.
 
Finding a Castle on the Coast in Fort Pierce, FL 2016x19
21.03.2016
Ramiro and Liz are looking to find a family vacation home in the Sunrise City of Fort Pierce, Florida. With Ramiro often on the road for work, they are looking for a place where they can relax and spend precious time together. Liz has her heart set on a condo, while Ramiro pictures himself in a home. With the help of real estate agent, Delila McKenna, this couple will compromise on a castle on the coast for under $250,000.
 
All in for Agana Beach, Guam 2016x18
14.03.2016
Jitka is ready to leave behind her single-family home for a more manageable residence on Agana Beach in Guam. With less housework to do, Jitka and her six children will be able to fully enjoy the natural beauties that Guam offers- scenic cliffs, green hills, waterfalls and beautiful beaches. Local real estate agent, Norma Del Carmen, will help Jitka shake off high prices and say 'Hafa Adai' to an oceanfront home for under $350,000.
 
Southern Style Savings Along the Shores of North Myrtle Beach 2016x17
14.03.2016
Dan and Kerry live in Charlotte, North Carolina and have been married for over 20 years. They love spending quality time with their two children Hayley and Luke, especially out on the water. Over the years they've rented vacation homes along the coast of North Myrtle Beach, but have grown tired of always visiting within a set timeframe. After saving for several years, Dan and Kerry feel that now is finally the time to pull the trigger and buy a place of their own. With a firm budget of $199,000 they're not sure what type of property they can afford, so they've hired real estate agent, Brandon Brookshire, to help find an oceanfront sanctuary the whole family can enjoy for many years to come.
 
No Shirt, No Shoes, Nosara, Costa Rica 2016x16
07.03.2016
 
Maintenance Free in Siesta Key, Florida 2016x15
07.03.2016
 
Sustainability on the Sands of Guanacaste, Costa Rica 2016x14
22.02.2016
Dan and Kara are looking to escape their fast-paced lives in Denver, Colorado, for permanent relaxation in Guanacaste, Costa Rica. As the world's second most environmentally sustainable country, Costa Rica offers Dan and Kara the ability to live amongst nature, while leaving a smaller footprint on the Earth. With the help of real estate agent, Rebecca Clower, this couple is looking for a sustainable beachfront oasis for under $250,000.
 
Destination Daytona Beach, FL 2016x13
22.02.2016
Kristin and Jonathan love spending time at their friends' condo in Daytona Beach, FL. But, after three years of sharing a space they are ready for a beachfront home of their own. Daytona's surf, sun, and sand, makes it the perfect vacation destination for these Kentucky natives. With the help of real estate agent, Ron Wysocarski, this couple is sailing the shores of the Atlantic to find a vacation home for under $300,000.
 
Sustainability on the Sands of Guanacaste, Costa Rica 2016x12
15.02.2016
Dan and Kara are looking to escape their fast-paced lives in Denver, Colorado, for permanent relaxation in Guanacaste, Costa Rica. As the world's second most environmentally sustainable country, Costa Rica offers Dan and Kara the ability to live amongst nature, while leaving a smaller footprint on the Earth. With the help of real estate agent, Rebecca Clower, this couple is looking for a sustainable beachfront oasis for under $250,000.
 
Grabbing a Deal in Galveston, TX 2016x11
15.02.2016
Elizabeth and Roger love spending quality time with their three kids, but they're ready to enhance this family fun with a beachfront home in Galveston, Texas. Located only an hour from their home in Houston, Galveston is the perfect action-packed resort destination for this family of five. With the help of local real estate agent, Margaret Matarazzo, this family is grabbing a deal on a beachfront home for under $235,000.
 
The Value of Friendship in Manta 2016x10
01.02.2016
Mitch and Randee are newlyweds from Palmer, Alaska, and their blended family consists of five children. Enduring bitter winters her entire life, Randee has always fantasized about finding a tropical vacation getaway for her family. Luckily her childhood friend, Garrett, moved down and opened a real estate company with his father in the pacific coast community of Manta, Ecuador. After chatting over the phone and social media, Garrett opened both Mitch and Randee's eyes to the endless oceanfront possibilities of Ecuador. With his help they hope to achieve Randee's life long dream and find a South American sanctuary for $250,000 or less.
 
A Tail of Alligator Point, Florida 2016x09
01.02.2016
After a history of renting, Jason and Marney are ready to live out their waterfront dreams and purchase a home on the sea oat-covered sands of Alligator Point, Florida. Jason's love for fishing has him leaning towards a home on the bay, while Marney would rather be steps away from the beach. With the help of local real estate agent, Marsha Tucker, Jason and Marney look to find a coastal haven on the Forgotten Coast for under $250,000.
 
Searching for a Seafront Sanctuary in Saipan 2016x08
25.01.2016
Residents of San Diego, Jeff and Ginger enjoy the perks of beach life, but are ready for the island lifestyle. This active couple is moving over 6,000 miles to the island of Saipan in the Northern Mariana Islands. They're looking for a single-family home with room to prep and store items for their brand-new barbecue food trailer business. With the help of local real estate agent, Tim Goodwin, Jeff and Ginger will find a Saipanese sanctuary on the hidden gem of Saipan for under $275,000.
 
A Future on Fripp Island, South Carolina 2016x07
25.01.2016
Todd and Kristy have been married for over four years and are expecting their first child in just a few months. Between their hectic workweeks and constant preparation for the baby, it's hard for them to find time to unwind. In an effort to ensure they'll have a break from the daily stresses of life, they've decided to scour the remote shores of Fripp Island, in search of a vacation home. Just a short drive from their hometown of Bluffton, South Carolina, Fripp Island offers a laid back coastal vibe, the ideal setting for a weekend getaway. Shopping with a strict budget of $350,000 they're not exactly sure what type of property they'll be able to afford but they're hoping real estate agent, Wayne Zerler, can find them a house right on the water.
 
Hiding Away in Jaco, Costa Rica 2016x06
18.01.2016
Hayes and Paola are relocating from Panama to the Dominican Republic and are looking for a casa on the cinnamon colored sands of Jaco, Costa Rica. With Paola's family an hour and a half away in San Jose, Jaco is the perfect location for a central family vacation house. With the help of local real estate agent, Sergio Gonzalez, Hayes and Paola look to find a seafront spot to siesta for under $220,000.
 
It's a Life of Ease in the Lower Keys of Florida 2016x05
18.01.2016
Chris and Cari are leaving their life in Alaska for new opportunities in the Lower Keys of Florida. The area's natural atmosphere and plethora of flora and fauna make it a dream location for these wildlife biologists. With the help of real estate agent Sandy Tuttle, this family of three is looking to retire their snow boots with a waterfront home for under $350,000.
 
Caribbean Dreamin' in the Great White North 2016x04
11.01.2016
A young couple from Calgary, Alberta, would like to find a beachfront vacation property in Puerto Rico.
 
Gettin' Away to Galveston, Texas 2016x03
11.01.2016
A couple that spend a lot of time apart want to find a retreat where they can spend quality time together in Galveston, Texas.
 
Costa Rican Playa Persuasion 2016x02
04.01.2016
A couple want to make memories before their teenage daughters grow up, and decide to find a beachfront home in Costa Rica.
 
Moving in on Merritt Island, Florida 2016x01
04.01.2016
A couple want to find a canal-front home on Merritt Island in Florida, with easy access to the water and room to entertain.

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