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 13, Episode 13

Happily Ever After

After a whirlwind courtship, Neema and Farnaz are ready to buy a home together. And while they say they're flexible about the location, she has a long laundry list of must-haves. Property expert Egypt Sherrod is determined to find them a deluxe Atlanta-area home without breaking the bank. The search for perfection leads them deeper and deeper into the suburbs, and while Neema surprises Egypt with his expanding budget, he also unveils a surprise for Farnaz that leaves her speechless.

Friday
Oct 10

2:30pm | 1:30c

Season 14, Episode 11

A Slam Dunk?

Ready to leave their high-rise rental behind, RJ and Marissa are looking for a dog-friendly suburban home of their own. But while their competitive streak works for them on the basketball court, so far it's been hampering their house hunt. Property expert Egypt Sherrod vows to help, but that's easier said than done. Because the more houses they visit, the more RJ and Marissa butt heads and the further they drift apart. Egypt is determined to find them the perfect property, but first she's got to get their relationship back on track.

Friday
Oct 10

4:30pm | 3:30c

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.

Saturday
Nov 15

2pm | 1c

Season 12, Episode 3

Mama Knows Best

Determined to save enough for his first home, 20-something schoolteacher Tuqwan moved in with his mom and now he's ready to live large in a huge Atlanta home of his own. Property Expert Egypt Sherrod promises to find a turnkey home in a great location, but with his lofty expectations and taste for lavish upgrades, she encourages him to keep an open mind. Tuqwan falls for a super-sized house with an awesome man cave. But then a brand new house in his ideal neighborhood suddenly makes for a tough decision.

Thursday
Feb 12

8am | 7c

Season 14, Episode 11

A Slam Dunk?

Ready to leave their high-rise rental behind, RJ and Marissa are looking for a dog-friendly suburban home of their own. But while their competitive streak works for them on the basketball court, so far it's been hampering their house hunt. Property expert Egypt Sherrod vows to help, but that's easier said than done. Because the more houses they visit, the more RJ and Marissa butt heads and the further they drift apart. Egypt is determined to find them the perfect property, but first she's got to get their relationship back on track.

Thursday
Mar 26

8:30am | 7:30c

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.

Tuesday
Apr 7

8:30am | 7:30c

Season 14, Episode 2

Positive Thinking

After two years of marriage, Ashley and Zach are ready to purchase their first-ever home. Since Zach is in a wheelchair, their property search poses some unique challenges. But the easygoing couple is realistic and knows they may not get every item on their wish list. Property expert Egypt Sherrod vows to find them a home that will accommodate their special needs, and that means no stairs or narrow hallways, and a level driveway is a must. The search puts Egypt's skills to the test. But before long, the couple has two great homes to choose from.

Thursday
Apr 30

9am | 8c

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.

Wednesday
May 6

9am | 8c

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.

Wednesday
May 6

11am | 10c

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.

Wednesday
Oct 28

10am | 9c

Season 16, Episode 6

Reality Check

When their lease expired, Ryan, Kristin, and their three-year-old son moved in with her family. But the couple is desperate to find a home of their own, and hoping their modest budget will afford them the Florida home of their dreams. Property expert Egypt Sherrod is prepared to take on the challenge. But while she promises to find the couple a spacious turnkey home they'll love, warns they'll have to be flexible about the specifics. Ryan is adamant about finding a property in his ideal neighborhood. But quickly learns that a prime location comes with a matching price tag.

Wednesday
Nov 18

11:30am | 10:30c

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
Jan 26

11am | 10c

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 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

Season 18, Episode 1

DIY Shy

A straight-talking Savannah couple, Susan and Joseph are desperate to get out of their rental nightmare and into the family starter home of their dreams. Property expert Egypt Sherrod steps in to help, and starts by steering them away from an out-of-range beachfront community towards a suburban neighborhood with top-notch schools. At first, getting the DIY-shy couple to see beyond esthetics proves tricky. And showing them what they say they want provokes a surprising reaction that steers the house hunt in a new direction.

Tuesday
Feb 16

10:30am | 9:30c

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 17, Episode 7

Budget Skirmish

Matt and Jo have moved 10 times in the past nine years, but now with two little boys their nomadic lifestyle is no longer an option. Charm tops the wish list in their search for a family-friendly Charlotte-area home, but while they agree on style the couple is miles apart on budget. It's up to property expert Egypt Sherrod to get them both on the same page. And since 'penny-pincher' Jo wants to spend as little as possible while Matt is prepared to pay more for a turnkey home, the house hunt includes listings at both ends of their budget. Surprisingly, several properties make the grade and the couple is faced with an enviably tricky decision. That is, until Egypt reads the fine print and uncovers a game-changing shocker.

Tuesday
Feb 16

11:30am | 10:30c

Season 14, Episode 10

A Fresh Start

Recently divorced and ready for a fresh new start, Jamie is looking for a hip Atlanta bachelor pad where he can put down roots, cook for his friends, and reclaim his independence. Enter property expert Egypt Sherrod. She promises to track down a central home that matches his wish list and his plans for the future. And while Jamie says he's ready to dive in headfirst, Egypt is determined to cool his gambling spirit and make sure he tours enough properties to make an informed decision.

Tuesday
Feb 23

8am | 7c

Season 14, Episode 7

Player Property

Ready to give up his rental and purchase a home of his own, Jonathan envisions himself living in the perfect uber-cool bachelor pad, a property he describes as, player. Property expert Egypt Sherrod promises to track down an Atlanta-area condo with plenty of attitude and amenities. And after visiting a few great options, she shows him a property so perfect something must be wrong.

Tuesday
Feb 23

8:30am | 7:30c

Season 15, Episode 7

Pregnant Pause

Opposites Lauren and Joel are hoping to find a family-friendly Atlanta home where they can put down roots. But with their first baby arriving in just a few months, time is running out. Property expert Egypt Sherrod is confident she can find the couple a sprawling suburban home with a rec room that's big enough for Joel's football bashes. She kicks off the house hunt with several promising homes in a neighborhood that's close to family. But then an unexpected development threatens to derail the couple's plans.

Tuesday
Feb 23

9am | 8c

Season 17, Episode 2

Overcoming Obstacles

Uniquely supportive and very much in love, John and Randall are planning their upcoming wedding while also searching for a Charlotte-area home that will suit her special needs and their beloved service dog, Conway. Enter property expert Egypt Sherrod. She's got a plan to maximize the couple's tight budget and find them a spacious one-story home where they can live in style. But once the house hunt gets under way, Egypt warns the open floor plan they're focused on may literally be out of step with their goals.

Tuesday
Feb 23

9:30am | 8:30c

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.

Tuesday
Feb 23

10am | 9c

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