Chris and Jim from Palos Heights, Ill. both grew up spending time on the water, and are hoping to provide their daughters with the same kinds of memories they had as kids.
Jordan and Nick will be getting married soon and are on the hunt for their first home around the lakes of the central Minnesota.
Mike and Penny are from Gaithersburg, Maryland, but they love getting away to Deep Creek Lake and its year-round attractions.
Rick, Christina and their son Devon love what San Diego has to offer, but they miss their family and the nature of New York state.
Dana and Tyler are from the suburbs of Chicago and love getting out on the water, but their busy schedules make it hard to find time to just be a family.
Meghan and Jeremy lead a busy life with their triplets in Ashburn, Va., and they would like to find a lakefront vacation home where they can make the most of their time together.
Nathan and Anna live near Fort Wayne, Ind. with two daughters, and have decided that purchasing a lakefront house would allow them time to get away, relax and make memories.
Mike and Renae enjoy vacationing along the picturesque shores of the Brainerd Lakes region in central Minnesota and decide to purchase their own home in the area to help ensure their quality time with the kids will continue.
Dana and Joey enjoy spending time with their family out on the water, and because Joey loved growing up on Tims Ford Lake, he decides to share that same experience with their three children.
Desmond and Khristy love being close to the water but wish they had a lake right in their backyard.
Pam and Rick live in Maryland with their two children, and after years of visiting Pam's family in central New York, they discover Seneca Lake and its wineries, waterfalls and picturesque farmland.
Rick has regularly visited the Irish Hills region of Michigan since he was 10, bringing his wife, Laurie, along since they started dating, so they wish to continue their family's legacy on the lake.
Chicago city dwellers Alex and Brennan look to escape from the hustle and bustle of their busy lives with a place on Lake Michigan that feels more like the country.
Greg and Lisa are siblings from Godfrey, Ill. and are looking to purchase a lakefront home with their families in a gated community, but he's still a little hesitant that this would be a practical purchase for their families.
Larry and Rene own a boat, but they currently live on a farm in Lewisburg, Tenn. without much water nearby.
College sweethearts are looking for their first home together along the stunning shores of Lake Erie.
After 20 years away, Sloan returns to the lake he grew up on to purchase a home with his girlfriend, Krystal.
Raymond and Christine move from California to Florida because of a job opportunity and look for a lakefront location in Winter Haven.
Dean, Maura and their two daughters love living in the small town of Moses Lake, Wash., with its abundance of outdoor activities, and after five years of living a short drive from the shore, the family wants to make the move to the waterfront.
A family of five looks for a lakefront vacation home on Douglas Lake in eastern Tennessee.
Self-made couple Nancy and Scott, having worked toward a lakefront home their entire lives, prepare to reward themselves with a family home on Lake Sinclair, Ga.
Veterinarians and former avid boaters Mike and Jen want the perfect lakefront retreat in Innsbrook, Mo.
After spending the past several years traveling all around the country for work, Steven and Erin realize their family needs to settle down in one location as their boys grow older.
Kandi grew up in Warsaw, Indiana, and spent her summers vacationing along the nearby shores of Tippecanoe Lake with her family.
A Syracuse, N.Y., family looks for the perfect spot for family getaways along the shores of Star Lake in the Adirondack region.
Tom and Dana live just outside Atlanta and have three kids, but a very hectic home life has them looking for a place to get away to and relax.
Andy and Marni search for a lakefront home in Deep Creek Lake in Maryland.
A family of three searches for a home in Lake Gaston, N.C., with a spot for their boat and space to relax within their budget of $375,000.
Dayna and Dave want to move to Lake Waynoka, Ohio, where they have been visiting together for over 15 years.
Since moving from San Francisco to Brooklyn, Nick and James, longing for a rustic escape, stumble upon Upstate New York's Copake Lake in the Hudson Valley.
Roommates want to find a home on the water on Lake Champlain near Burlington, Vt., where they can enjoy wakesurfing.
A woman, along with her husband and mother, wants to find a waterfront property in Cass County, Ill.
A couple from New Hampshire want to find a vacation home on Lake Winnipesaukee where they have vacationed for years.
A couple from Reno, Nev., want their children to grow up in a lakeside home on Lake Almanor in California.
A couple want to find a lakefront rustic retreat in Frostproof, Fla., to create great memories for their son.
A couple want to find a smaller lake home on Pokegama Lake because their children will soon be off to college.
Tired of commuting, a family from Dexter, N.Y., wants to buy a home in Chaumont, N.Y., on Lake Ontario.
A couple want to find a vacation home on the shores of Sebago Lake in Maine to stop wasting vacation time.
A couple wants to find a weekend getaway on Canyon Lake in Texas, where they can balance their busy lives with fun times on the water.
Sisters from San Diego, Calif., want to find a cabin on Big Bear Lake where they can spend time together as a family.
A couple from Louisburg, Kan., wants to find a place on the Lake of the Ozarks, where they have been vacationing since 1997.
A couple wants to create a lake lifestyle for their family in Polk County, Wis., where they can spend time in the wilderness.
A couple from Jonesboro, Ala., wants to buy a lakefront vacation home in Cherokee Village, and they are willing to take on a project.
A couple from Florida longs to spend more time near family in a vacation home on the water in Grand Lake, Colo.
Avid sailors want to find a place on Lake Ontario in Chaumont, N.Y., that is closer to their yacht club.
A couple from Alabaster, Ala., wants to find a place on Logan Martin Lake, where their family has been vacationing for years.
A couple from Palm Beach County, Fla., hope to find a relaxing getaway on Lake Chatuge in Georgia or North Carolina.
A couple wants to buy a house on the shores of Lake Champlain in New York, where they can escape their hectic city lives.
A couple from Birmingham, Ala., wants to find a waterfront vacation home on Smith Lake, Ala., where they can escape.
Business owners want to find a place where they can escape on the weekends, and search for property on the water of Deer Lake, Wash.
A couple from Charlotte, N.C., wants to find a waterfront property on Lake Norman that will fit their budget.
After spending summers growing up on the lakes of Hot Springs, Ark., a couple wants to find a house in the area.
A couple with different opinions look for a lakefront home in Maine's Sebago Lakes region.
A water-crazed clan hopes to find the perfect houseboat so it can enjoy life on Kentucky's Lake Cumberland.
A couple wants to find a place on Lake Greenwood, S.C., so they can spend less time traveling and more time in the water.
A couple wants to find a house on a lake for tranquility and outdoor recreation, and have narrowed their search to the northeastern side of Tallassee, Fla.
A woman and her three children need to find a larger home, and look to a waterfront home in Lake County.
A young, Birmingham couple wants to return to Lake Martin to put down roots and start a family of their own.
A family wants to find a vacation home on the water, and direct their search toward Lake Martin, Ala.
A couple seeks a lakefront lodge on Lake Keowee, S.C., with all of the outdoor activities they could ever require.
A couple looks for a waterfront home in Slidell, La., but their list of must-haves must fit within a budget.
Looking for a lakeside retreat, a couple hopes to find a place they can relax in Table Rock Lake in Missouri.
Tired of having a hard time finding vacation space, a family of seven looks for a place on Moosehead Lake in Maine.
A couple from Indiana wants to find a lake house with plenty of privacy in Norris Lake, Tenn., but discover the search could prove to be tricky.
Workaholics want to find a vacation home near water where they can relax and spend time with their grown daughters.
Looking to escape the hustle and bustle of their daily lives, a couple searches for a home on Kerr Lake in Clarksville, Va.
Two divorcés want to blend their families under one roof in a lakefront home in Aroostook County in Maine.
A couple wants to find a home in the Finger Lake region where they can entertain friends and someday raise a family.
A family wants to find a vacation home on Brant Lake in New York, where they can de-stress from their hectic lives.
Tired of being landlocked in Arizona, a couple is hoping to find a houseboat on Lake Union in Seattle.
A family searches for a house on Sleepy Hollow Lake in New York, with a practical indoor design that fits their budget.
Ready to abandon their tiny apartment, a couple wants to find a spacious lakefront house on Lake Winnebago.
Missing the ocean, a woman and her son search for a vacation home in Summit County, Colo., for the whole family to enjoy.
A family who loves spending weekends lakeside, searches for a second home in Seguin, Texas.
A couple wants to find a cabin by a lake to spend time away from hectic lives, and settles on the Northwoods area of Wisconsin.
A young couple wants to find a home on Lake Oconee in Georgia, where they can start a family.
A busy family from Lehigh Valley, Pa., wants to find a vacation property for water lovers in Blakeslee, Pa.
A couple from St. Louis wants to give their children lakeside vacations in a chalet in Innsbrook Resort.