Ariel and his fiancee, Julie, want out of their one bedroom apartment and into a place of their own. They both want to live near downtown D.C., but that's about all they agree on. Ariel's looking for a traditional style condo and wants move in ready, while Julie's hoping for a modern style house, and is open to renovation. With a budget of up to $650,000, can they find a compromise?
Ron, a professor, and his wife, Nikki-Nicole, a lighting designer, are looking to plant roots for their budding family in Durham, North Carolina. But Ron prefers modern, where Nikki-Nicole prefers Craftsman. Their dynamic wish list that includes a space for chickens, and a pristine bathroom, is also complicating the house hunt.