New Yorkers Ready for Suburbia

Egypt works with a couple searching for a suburban home outside NYC.

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.
Season 13, Episode 6

Creative Differences

Tired of their temporary love nest, Atlanta newlyweds Jenni and Mike are ready to find a dream home of their own. But while he's all about the numbers, she's a free-spirited artist who says budgets were made to be broken. Property expert Egypt Sherrod is convinced she can find them a spacious suburban home that's big enough for two dogs, two offices, and a growing family. That is, as long as they're willing to downsize their expectations a little.

Friday
Oct 10
1pm | 12c
Season 11, Episode 6

American Dream

Jasmine and Jose both grew up in crowded, low-income apartments in New York City. But their hard word has paid off and now they're ready to purchase a multi-unit home they can share with her parents. Property expert Egypt Sherrod promises to set them up with a budget-friendly duplex in a community they will love but also warns there will be tough choices along the way. After a few house tours, these life-long renters are shocked at how far their money won't go. Egypt then shows them a higher-priced option in their dream neighborhood that could be a real moneymaker. But it's up to Jose and Jasmine to decide on the risks their willing to take.

Thursday
Nov 13
7:30am | 6:30c
Season 16, Episode 3

Tall Order

Tired of his long commute and ready to take their relationship to the next level, Victoria and Jeff are looking for a fully loaded family-size home in one of Tampa's hottest neighborhoods. Property expert Egypt Sherrod vows to find them a move-in ready home where they can put down roots. And the good news is their ample budget means they can afford a place in their preferred community. Meanwhile, Jeff is determined to wheel and deal. But when his lowball strategy doesn't pay off, it may be time to switch gears.

Saturday
Nov 22
2pm | 1c
Season 16, Episode 3

Tall Order

Tired of his long commute and ready to take their relationship to the next level, Victoria and Jeff are looking for a fully loaded family-size home in one of Tampa's hottest neighborhoods. Property expert Egypt Sherrod vows to find them a move-in ready home where they can put down roots. And the good news is their ample budget means they can afford a place in their preferred community. Meanwhile, Jeff is determined to wheel and deal. But when his lowball strategy doesn't pay off, it may be time to switch gears.

Thursday
Mar 12
9:30am | 8:30c
Season 15, Episode 11

Beach Community Bargain Hunter

Twenty-something bargain-hunter Jessica wants to find a steal of a starter home in a beach community outside Savannah where she can enjoy the single life without the threat of being house poor. Property expert Egypt Sherrod steps in to help, and the house hunt starts with a wakeup call. Not only is Jessica's dream neighborhood way out of reach--her self-imposed lowball budget is at odds with her high expectations. Jessica's learning curve proves steep, and it's up to Egypt to make sure she doesn't make a bad long-term investment all for the sake of saving money in the short term.

Thursday
Mar 26
11am | 10c
Season 15, Episode 11

Beach Community Bargain Hunter

Twenty-something bargain-hunter Jessica wants to find a steal of a starter home in a beach community outside Savannah where she can enjoy the single life without the threat of being house poor. Property expert Egypt Sherrod steps in to help, and the house hunt starts with a wakeup call. Not only is Jessica's dream neighborhood way out of reach--her self-imposed lowball budget is at odds with her high expectations. Jessica's learning curve proves steep, and it's up to Egypt to make sure she doesn't make a bad long-term investment all for the sake of saving money in the short term.

Tuesday
May 19
9:30am | 8:30c
Season 16, Episode 7

Girl Power

For the past two years, Florida singleton Lisa has been looking for a place to call her own. But while she's determined to find the Tampa home of her dreams, she's not exactly sure what she's looking for. Property expert Egypt Sherrod vows to help. And, suspecting she's got a serial searcher on her hands, kicks off the house hunt by trying to establish Lisa's priorities. But even a pro can have trouble figuring out her client, and the two soon have a heart-to-heart about separating Lisa's wants from her needs.

Tuesday
May 19
10:30am | 9:30c
Season 14, Episode 3

Down Home

With a great new job that's brought her closer to home, Southern belle Lindsay recently moved back to Georgia from Washington, D.C., and is now looking for a stylish and dog-friendly Atlanta home of her own. Property expert Egypt Sherrod vows to find her a low-maintenance two-bedroom urban pad that's perfect for a single professional. But tracking down a bargain that also matches Lindsay's wish list is a tall order.

Thursday
Jun 4
8am | 7c
Season 14, Episode 12

T Minus 45 Days and Counting

With their toddler in tow, Lindsay and Derrick recently moved to Atlanta from New York City. And with another baby due in just 45 days, they're hoping to find, close on, and move into a family home before Lindsay delivers. Property expert Egypt Sherrod is up for the challenge, but admits the tight timeline will put her to the test. With their flexible budget, Lindsay and Derrick are eager to see how much house they can afford. But the search for the perfect family home includes plenty of surprises for both them and for Egypt.

Wednesday
Jul 29
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.

Wednesday
Sep 23
10:30am | 9:30c
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 18, Episode 4

Homeschooling

Schoolteacher Dominique is itching to buy his first home so he can get out of his parents' house. But while the notoriously indecisive property virgin has big plans for a supersized suburban property, he's got sky-high expectations and won't settle for anything but the best. Determined to put an end to his three-year house hunt, property expert Egypt Sherrod decides to show Dominique the massive mancave of his dreams and move on from there. A course correction leads to a luxury townhouse where Egypt gives her client a lesson in real estate 101. But just when it seems like things are falling into place, Dominique starts throwing a series of game-changing curveballs.

Tuesday
Feb 16
11am | 10c
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.

Tuesday
Mar 8
8am | 7c

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