About the Host

Egypt Sherrod

A self-proclaimed do-it-all woman, Egypt is a national TV and radio personality, a motivational speaker and author, a philanthropist and a property expert.
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About the Show

Property Virgins takes viewers inside the intense world of house hunting through the eyes of first-time buyers. The series focuses on the roller-coaster journey of property virgins' first foray into real estate, offering tell-it-like-it-is entertainment and practical take-home advice. Part REALTOR®, part therapist, friend and financial advisor, host Egypt Sherrod helps new buyers see the difference between their hopes of acquiring the out-of-reach dream home and the hard reality of what it takes to find the right property.

Episodes

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Season 15, Episode 9

Property Proposal

Josh and Nicole are hunting for a starter home in Savannah's downtown core. But while she's thinking about amenities and other practical issues, he's all about location and isn't willing to budge. Property expert Egypt Sherrod promises to find them a house they will both love, and starts by showing them just how far their limited budget will go on Savannah's most exclusive street. In order to get a larger space, Josh reluctantly agrees to widen the search area. Nicole falls head over heels for a move-in ready condo. And then a series of surprises changes everything.

Thursday
Dec 4

10:30am | 9:30c

Season 16, Episode 1

For the Birds

Newlywed zookeepers Kristen and Scott are looking for a nest of their own where they can settle down and raise a family. And since they're currently living with her mother, time is of the essence. Enter property expert Egypt Sherrod. She's determined to help find them a budget-friendly Tampa home that will work for their future plans and their menagerie of exotic birds. Initially, the couple is daunted by a potential reno project, and Egypt explains that some sweat equity could really pay off in the long run. Later, when Kristen has had enough of house hunting, the couple makes a surprising on-the-spot decision.

Thursday
Mar 12

10:30am | 9:30c

Season 13, Episode 4

Happy Wife, Happy Life

High school sweethearts, and now husband and wife, Leonitia and James are looking to start a family and want to buy their first home as soon as possible. Property expert Egypt Sherrod vows to find them a spacious budget-friendly Atlanta home with plenty of room to grow. But with an expanding list of expectations, she warns the couple not to let the details become a deal breaker.

Monday
Apr 6

8:30pm | 7:30c

Season 13, Episode 7

My Big Fat Greek House

After traveling the world, Nomikos is finally ready to settle down, and this nomadic bachelor is now looking for an Atlanta home that's close to his tight-knit Greek family. Property expert Egypt Sherrod promises to find him a deluxe bachelor pad, but switches gears when she finds out he's planning on living with a few roommates. The house hunt goes so well that Nomikos ends up torn between two great properties. Faced with a tough choice, Egypt warns him not to buy in a location he doesn't love.

Thursday
Apr 30

7:30am | 6:30c

Season 16, Episode 2

Room with a View

Busy professionals Danny and Jennifer are looking for a family-friendly home in St. Petersburg. But while he's obsessed with finding a property on the water, she's more concerned with the rest of their wish list. Enter property expert Egypt Sherrod. Since waterfront real estate comes with a steep price tag not to mention a hefty insurance bill, Egypt kicks off the house hunt with a frank discussion about compromise. But Danny is determined to make his dream a reality. And a major development proves to be a total game-changer.

Thursday
Jun 4

9:30am | 8:30c

Season 12, Episode 4

Jersey Girl in Georgia

After two years in Atlanta, New Jersey girl Tina is ready to put down roots, and she's hoping to find a spacious move-in ready home where she can entertain in style. Property expert Egypt Sherrod promises to find her a canine-friendly, three-bedroom home. But in order to fit Tina's lifestyle and budget, Egypt convinces her to consider a townhouse rather than a single family home. Tina is impressed by the options. But when she finds a property with everything on her wish list, making a decision proves more difficult than she anticipated.

Sunday
Jun 21

8pm | 7c

Season 15, Episode 12

A Home With History

First-time homebuyers Paul and Grady are hunting for a historic Savannah property with plenty of Southern charm. And while Paul would prefer a move-in ready home, Grady is ready to take on the challenge of a fixer-upper. Enter property expert Egypt Sherrod. She's determined to find them a house they will both love, and her first task is to gauge just how much renovation these two can handle. Grady has compiled a checklist that meticulously ranks every potential property--but that doesn't necessarily make their decision any easier.

Wednesday
Jul 8

10:30am | 9:30c

Season 15, Episode 10

This Little Piggy Went to Market

Ready to settle down in a property they can put their stamp on, Brooke and Elique are looking for a modest Savannah home with a backyard that's perfect for their pet pig. Property expert Egypt Sherrod steps in and vows to find them a unique fixer-upper in a great community. She kicks off the house hunt with a range of homes within the couple's budget. But then they throw her a curve ball by dropping their target price by $50,000.

Wednesday
Aug 26

10am | 9c

Season 17, Episode 11

Southern Charm

Tired of big city living and ready for a change of pace, former southerners Jess and Evan are moving home, and are now on the hunt for a Wilmington, North Carolina property with lots of space and plenty of character. Property expert Egypt Sherrod steps in with a plan and when she figures out exactly what her clients are looking for, the search is on for a fixer-upper that's oozing with Southern charm. The couple is focused and ready to make a move. But when they finally visit a property that ticks all the boxes, they've got less than an hour to make up their minds, and just one chance to land the home of their dreams.

Wednesday
Sep 23

11:30am | 10:30c

Season 16, Episode 11

Head vs. Heart

After four years of marriage, Lawrence and Nadia are mapping out their future, and are looking for a sprawling home north of Charlotte where they can put down roots and start a family. Enter property expert Egypt Sherrod. She vows to get the couple settled in the home of their dreams. But finding the perfect property proves to be a bigger challenge than anticipated. That's when a new approach leads to a custom solution that just might dovetail perfectly with the couple's expectations.

Monday
Oct 5

8:30pm | 7:30c

Season 16, Episode 5

Homecoming

Single mom Allyson has a new lease on life and is looking for a Tampa home where she and her son Roman can put down roots. But house hunting with an exhaustive checklist and an eight-year-old presents a few unique challenges. Enter property expert Egypt Sherrod. She vows to get the duo set up in a spacious home of their own, but warns Roman that it won't necessarily include a huge slide that goes to the end of the earth. At first, Allyson's expectations and budget don't add up. Then the house hunt takes an interesting turn down memory lane. And incredibly, Allyson's fresh new start could mean a return to her roots.

Tuesday
Nov 3

10am | 9c

Season 15, Episode 3

Bells and Whistles

Ready to move out of her parents' home, 25-year-old Tashieka is looking for a party pad of her own. But while she's desperate to leave bathroom sharing with her brother behind, she's got sky-high expectations and won't settle for anything less. Property expert Egypt Sherrod is confident she can help, and gets the house hunt started with a shocker. Tashieka will need to tailor her wish list to fit her modest budget. But that's easier said than done.

Friday
Nov 13

8am | 7c

Season 14, Episode 1

Double Trouble

With their seven-month-old twins in tow, newlyweds Kevin and Melissa have moved to Atlanta for his job. They're living with her parents until they find a property of their own. But while Kevin wants to move to the country, Melissa would prefer to live closer to her support network. Property expert Egypt Sherrod promises to find them a wide-open space where they can raise their family, and is determined to track down a home they both love. The couple definitely knows what they don't want, but nailing down what they do want proves tricky. And when they eventually find themselves in a potential bidding war, Egypt tells them to make it personal.

Tuesday
Jan 5

9:30am | 8:30c

Season 11, Episode 4

A Home of Their Own

Greg and Erin have been renting a property in Yonkers but dream of raising their two daughters in a home of their own. They've saved up a down payment and now they're looking to put down permanent roots in a family-friendly community. Property expert Egypt Sherrod promises to track down a comfortable move-in ready property in the suburbs an hour outside Manhattan, but warns the couple they may have to compromise on their substantial wish list. Greg wants a swimming pool and Erin has her heart set on an en suite bathroom just for her, and the challenge is getting them to see beyond the details.

Tuesday
Feb 9

8am | 7c

Season 11, Episode 11

Beauty In The Bronx

Jose and Prisca have worked hard to be able to afford a home of their own. Now ready for their share of the American dream, the couple is hoping to invest their nest egg and fulfill a long-standing family goal. Property expert Egypt Sherrod promises to help them find a piece of the Bronx they can call their own. The search is on for a family-friendly property they'll both love. But once they've toured a few properties, striking a compromise proves more difficult than they'd anticipated.

Tuesday
Feb 9

8:30am | 7:30c

Season 13, Episode 7

My Big Fat Greek House

After traveling the world, Nomikos is finally ready to settle down, and this nomadic bachelor is now looking for an Atlanta home that's close to his tight-knit Greek family. Property expert Egypt Sherrod promises to find him a deluxe bachelor pad, but switches gears when she finds out he's planning on living with a few roommates. The house hunt goes so well that Nomikos ends up torn between two great properties. Faced with a tough choice, Egypt warns him not to buy in a location he doesn't love.

Tuesday
Feb 9

9am | 8c

Season 18, Episode 2

Duty Calls

While her husband Craig is deployed with the military, property virgin Michelle is back home in Savannah where she's under tremendous pressure to find a home before the couple's financing deal falls through. Real estate expert Egypt Sherrod agrees to take on the especially tricky mission. Because aside from the tight deadline, being in the army means Craig could be relocated without notice, so any turnkey property needs to rental-ready from the start. There are few listings in the couple's ideal neighborhood. But when Egypt narrows the field to two great choices at opposite ends of Michelle's budget, the heat is on.

Tuesday
Feb 9

9:30am | 8:30c

Season 17, Episode 13

Close to the Coast

Mark and Hannah first met on a beach, and now the couple is searching for the perfect Wilmington, North Carolina property complete with the carefree coastal lifestyle they both love. Property expert Egypt Sherrod is confident she can find them what they're looking for. But waterfront living comes at a price tag that's well beyond their maximum budget. With an expanded search area, Egypt promises to get them a spacious home that's as close to the beach as possible. But when she leads them to the perfect property, a round of high-stakes negotiations puts them in the hot seat.

Tuesday
Feb 9

10am | 9c

Season 18, Episode 5

Queen of the Castle

Atlanta architect Stephanie is looking to buy an upscale townhouse in a swanky urban neighborhood. But while her tastes are high-end, her budget isn't. Property expert Egypt Sherrod steps in to keep the image-conscious buyer in check and help lead her to the starter home of her dreams. But while Egypt is confident she can find Stephanie a modern no-maintenance property with all the bells and whistles, she explains that compromise is the name of the game.

Tuesday
Feb 9

10:30am | 9:30c

Season 17, Episode 12

Creative Differences

Nurse Nicki recently landed herself a great career job in Wilmington, North Carolina and now she's looking for a historic downtown cottage that's as unique as she is. The house hunt gets under way with a reality check when property expert Egypt Sherrod explains that Nicki's budget won't get her into the location of her dreams. But Nicki is determined to try. Egypt scours every available listing to find her the perfect property. And when her client finally falls for a landmark home that's almost too good to be true, her hesitation could cost her the deal of a lifetime.

Tuesday
Feb 9

11am | 10c

Season 17, Episode 5

An Unusual Dilemma

With their ample budget and high expectations, first-time homebuyers Michelle and Brian are looking for a sprawling Charlotte-area dream home. And while juggling new careers and planning their upcoming wedding, the couple has so many property options it's making it difficult to find a happy medium. Property expert Egypt Sherrod takes over the house hunt and begins by separating the couple's fantasy wish list from the deal-breakers they truly need. And after scouring the city's upscale suburbs in search of a super-size starter home, the couple confronts a dilemma property virgins rarely face.

Tuesday
Feb 9

11:30am | 10:30c

Season 12, Episode 12

Home Base

Now that he's about to be discharged from the army, Joe and Hanmi are ready to trade in their one bedroom Savannah apartment for a spacious, dog-friendly home in midtown Atlanta. Property expert EgyptSherrod vows to stretch their tight budget as far as possible, but her first challenge is getting them on the same page. Hanmi loves condo-style living, but Joe has his heart set on a home with a big backyard. Since they'll both be going to school, the couple needs a low-maintenance property. But when the price is right, even an extreme fixer-upper looks enticing.

Tuesday
Feb 16

8am | 7c

Season 12, Episode 7

Home Is Where The Heart Is

A recent business school grad, Janie, landed herself a great job and now she's looking for a move-in ready Atlanta home. A single woman on a tight budget, she says she won't settle for anything less than perfect. Property expert Egypt Sherrod promises to find her a comfortable suburban home with a spacious backyard for her dog, but warns she'll need to be flexible to get most of what she wants. Janie's reaction to one house in particular is a first for Egypt, and the road to home ownership comes with a major surprise for Janie.

Tuesday
Feb 16

8:30am | 7:30c

Season 16, Episode 9

Wants vs. Needs

Recently engaged teachers Zack and Kristen are looking for a Charlotte, North Carolina home that will make the grade. But they both have very different ideas about the kind of property that will get a pass. Property expert Egypt Sherrod promises to give them a lesson in real estate 101. And given their long wish list, it all starts with separating the couple's wants from their needs. Getting them on the same page proves tricky, because while Zack wants to find a turnkey townhouse, Kristen has her heart set on a detached home of their own. Egypt warns that no house is perfect from the start. And then the adventure takes a major detour when they visit a game-changing property with incredible potential.

Tuesday
Feb 16

9am | 8c

Season 16, Episode 4

Game, Set, Match

Jennifer and Ryan agreed to move to Florida from the Midwest. But when it comes to buying their first home, he fancies a quiet turnkey property in the suburbs while she has her eye on a downtown Tampa pad in the middle of all the action. Property expert Egypt Sherrod promises to find them a family-friendly home where they can put down roots. But since they're literally miles apart on location, her first job is to figure out their bottom-line priorities. Then the search is on for a home that reflects Ryan's need for space and Jennifer's desire to be closer to the ocean.

Tuesday
Feb 16

9:30am | 8:30c

Season 13, Episode 12

Kitchen Conundrum

With her modest budget and long wish list, part-time cake maker Tania is hoping to find the perfect Atlanta starter home. She says she knows exactly what she wants and won't stop until she gets it. Property expert Egypt Sherrod promises to find her a great house with a dream kitchen, but warns she'll have to compromise somewhere. As the search continues, Tania proves she's one tough cookie, and Egypt begins to suspect she's holding out for a property that doesn't exist in her price range.

Tuesday
Feb 16

10am | 9c

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