New Yorkers Ready for Suburbia

On Property Virgins, Egypt works with a couple who are tired of hustle and bustle of NYC and are searching for a suburban home where they can set down roots.

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 12, Episode 9

Out'a Space

With too much stuff and a rambunctious dog, Michael and Morgan have outgrown their one bedroom Atlanta apartment and are looking to buy a move-in ready home close to family and friends. Property expert Egypt Sherrod vows to find them a three bedroom home that's perfect for entertaining, and convinces the couple to head deeper into the suburbs than they had anticipated. Morgan goes with her instincts, while Michael is determined to stay on budget, and when they finally find the one, Egypt warns about the pitfalls of buying a property in foreclosure.

Thursday
Feb 12
8:30am | 7:30c
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
Feb 24
11:30am | 10:30c
Season 17, Episode 1

Third Round Knock Out

Recently relocated from California and now desperate to move out of their cramped rental digs, feisty couple Tyler and Megan are on the hunt for a spacious Charlotte-area home, and are prepared to duke it out over a mancave for him or a home office for her. Property expert Egypt Sherrod is determined to get them out of the boxing ring and into a knockout home that satisfies both of their needs. But finding a fully loaded property at the lower end of their budget is a tall order. Eventually though, Egypt hatches a creative strategy that yields a mega-dose of Southern charm that seems too good to be true.

Saturday
Apr 11
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.

Wednesday
Sep 9
11:30am | 10:30c
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.

Friday
Nov 13
8:30am | 7:30c
Season 16, Episode 13

Ophidophobia!

Eager to put some space between him and his brother Eli, property virgin Zak is looking for a sprawling bachelor pad they can share. He has a handsome budget to work with, but other than that, Zak has no idea what kind of home he's looking for. Enter property expert Egypt Sherrod. Her first order of business is to narrow down the available options. Zak says he wants to live closer to downtown Charlotte, but a dose of sticker shock sends him further into the suburbs where he's determined to get more house for his money.

Wednesday
Nov 18
7:30am | 6:30c
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
Dec 8
10:30am | 9:30c
Season 15, Episode 13

Horsing Around

A recent break-in has 20-year-old Kayla feeling vulnerable. So with her mother by her side, the equestrian studies major is looking for a Savannah home of her own where she can feel safe and secure. Property expert Egypt Sherrod steps in and vows to find a pad that's perfect for Kayla and her roommates. From the start, mom is concerned with balancing her daughter's immediate safety issues with making the best financial investment for the future. As for Kayla, she's got to juggle a full-time course load with a seriously steep real estate learning curve.

Tuesday
Dec 22
8:30am | 7:30c
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
Jan 5
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
Jan 12
9am | 8c
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 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
Apr 26
10:30am | 9:30c
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
Apr 26
11am | 10c

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