The Bahamas are a dream destination for any vacationer and these home seekers are daring to ditch city life for a full-time vacation. From choosing an island to finding the right property, each episode of Bahamas Life will provide an insider's look at what it really takes for prospective home buyers to make their Bahamian dream a reality
A retired school principal is ready to live life for herself after years of taking care of everyone else. She hopes to buy a condo on Grand Bahama Island and she's bringing her daughter along to help with the search.
A couple that loves living in Canada is ready to find a home away from home on Grand Bahama. They want to live there full-time, but until then, they hope to find a house that gives them a ...
A Florida man who fondly remembers childhood summers spent in the Bahamas with his father is ready to pursue his father's dream of owning a home on the island. With his father smiling down on him, he and his wife look to buy a family home on the island of Bimini to keep his legacy alive.
A Kentucky couple longs for a place where they can escape the hectic lifestyles they lead. Drawn by the beautiful waters, stunning scenery and secluded beaches, they look to Exuma in hopes of finding the perfect piece of paradise where they can relax, recharge and reconnect.
Fishing buddies and old friends Joe and Brian have both dreamed of owning a home in the Bahamas where they can easily jump on their boat and enjoy a day on the water. They couldn't afford it on their own, but Brian's partner, Lindsay, suggested the three of them go in on a property together. With Lindsay on the road for work, the two friends are on their own to find the perfect home to suit all their needs in Green Turtle Cay in the Abacos.
A Washington, DC, couple is looking for a second home with a sense of community in Nassau. They're looking for a place large enough to comfortably accommodate visiting friends and family, and an ocean view and beach access is a must.
An Australian environmentalist looks for a retreat on the island of Eleuthera to escape her high-pressure job. The island is an easy sell with its breathtaking beaches and unspoiled beauty, but finding her ideal home isn't as simple.
A couple seeks their perfect family retreat on Eleuthera. They're looking for a place large enough to accommodate visiting guests, and they also need easy water access for fishing.
A Floridian couple decides to sell everything and move to Exuma. Having built and sold a successful tourism business, these outdoor enthusiasts are ready for their next adventure.
A New Jersey family celebrates a milestone birthday and looks for a place on Great Exuma. They want to be as close to the water as possible, and they're looking for a place they can also utilize as a rental property.
Jet ski enthusiasts hunt for a Bahamian getaway they can ride to from their Florida home and feel Bimini's close proximity is the perfect fit. However, they must decide between North Bimini's laid-back vibes or the more energetic scene in South Bimini.
An empty nester couple looks to make Bimini a permanent part of their lives. They're looking for a home that's great for entertaining and a place for their boat is a must, but satisfying everything on their wish list will be a challenge.
A professional couple looks to escape their hectic lives in Virginia and find a quiet retreat on Eleuthra. They're looking for a place with little to no maintenance with a pool, and an ocean view is a must.
A firefighter and his wife are looking for a Bahamian getaway on Long Island where they can escape the relentless traffic in Los Angeles. She has her heart set on a relaxing retreat, but he and the kids want to be close to the action and adventure.
A Pennsylvania couple that has always played it safe is ready to have some fun. They've raised two great daughters and built a successful health practice. After staring at a picture of a beach house on their fridge for years, they're finally ready to take a leap and make that picture their reality.
A Los Angeles entrepreneur visited Nassau and immediately felt a profound connection to the people, the culture and the vibe; with the flexibility to work remotely, she looks to leave the hectic pace of LA behind for a laid-back lifestyle on Nassau.
A water-loving couple with a mutual dream of living on the Abacos sets out to find a home where they can escape their hectic lives and share the island they love with friends and family.
After vacationing in the Bahamas for years, doctors Pam and Ed are ready to move from Tennessee to put down more permanent roots in the Abaco Islands.
Chicago medical professionals look for a tropical retreat on Grand Bahama.
A Canadian couple fell in love with the Bahamas, the people and culture during his appointment at a church in Nassau. The more involved they became in the community, the more they realized this is where they're meant to be, so they're looking to turn a temporary assignment into a permanent home.
After spending years on the road touring with their favorite band, The Allman Brothers, Joe and Vicky are ready for some well-earned tranquility. Now that they have wrapped up their dream job, the Atlanta couple is moving to the Abaco Islands, where Joe has fond childhood memories of summers spent with his grandparents. They've decided that Green Turtle Cay is the perfect place to find their bliss with a cottage by the sea.