New Yorkers Ready for Suburbia

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

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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 14, Episode 9

Split Decision

Soon-to-be-weds Tina and Jessica keep on shopping for their perfect Atlanta dream home, and after visiting more than 80 houses, the couple is still determined to find everything on their wish list. Property expert Egypt Sherrod is confident she can find them a home with a garage and plenty of room for their two big dogs, but says they will have to compromise in order to make it happen. Narrowing down the options, they eventually fall for a terrific property that hasn't yet been listed. But their hesitation and low-ball approach could cost them the deal.

Thursday
Jan 15
8am | 7c
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 9

F.R.O.G. Hunting

When New Yorkers Anneliese and Peter landed in Wilmington, North Carolina, they realized they're both Southerners at heart. And now the soon-to-be-weds are looking to put down roots in a suburban Wilmington dream home that's close to the beach. With their precise wish list and decisive nature, property expert Egypt Sherrod has the couple figured out from the start, and the search is on for a dog-friendly home with a F.R.O.G. Once they've toured a few homes that almost fit the bill, Egypt is more determined than ever to hit a real estate home run.

Wednesday
Jul 8
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.

Wednesday
Oct 21
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.

Friday
Nov 13
11:30am | 10:30c
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.

Wednesday
Nov 18
8am | 7c
Season 17, Episode 4

Snap Decision?

Since first meeting on a party bus, soon-to-be-weds Al and Courtney have been having a blast together. But while juggling two busy careers, they're also planning a wedding and hoping to buy their first home before they tie the knot. Property expert Egypt Sherrod steps in to help with the real estate portion of their mammoth to-do list. And promises to find them a move-in ready Charlotte-area home where they can put down roots. Compromising on location is the name of the game. But once the house hunt gets under way, Egypt fears the couple may not be seeing the bigger picture. And Al suddenly feels they're under pressure to make a snap decision on the biggest investment of their lives.

Tuesday
Dec 8
11:30am | 10:30c
Season 14, Episode 8

For Keeps

Ryan and Rachel are in the property search of a lifetime. They've already found and lost a house they love, and now the newlyweds are determined to find a forever home where they can put down roots and raise a family. Property expert Egypt Sherrod is up for the challenge and vows to find them a sprawling suburban home just outside Atlanta. Before long the couple must choose between two great properties, and to avoid any surprises, Egypt makes sure they look at all the details. But in the end, Ryan and Rachel have a surprise announcement of their own.

Tuesday
Dec 22
8am | 7c
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
Dec 22
11am | 10c
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.

Tuesday
Jan 26
10am | 9c
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 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 15, Episode 2

Never Too Old

73-year-old property virgin Jet has waited a long time to buy her first home. But she's finally ready to put down roots and is looking for a budget-friendly two-unit property she can share with her daughter, Fanny. Property expert Egypt Sherrod is confident she can get the duo settled, but explains they'll have to compromise in order to make it happen. With her property management experience, Fanny is confident about tackling a fixer-upper. But that's not true of her mother. Jet is holding out for a move-in ready home, and as the house hunt continues, she's reveals a few more surprises along the way.

Tuesday
Jun 7
8:30am | 7:30c

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