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 14, Episode 6

Altered Expectations

Competitive by nature, Walt and Emily are looking for a move-in ready older home in an upscale central-Atlanta neighborhood. But even with their healthy budget, they've already felt the sting of the city's red-hot real estate market. Still disappointed about being outbid on two great homes, property expert Egypt Sherrod promises to reenergize the couple's house hunt. And that starts with tempering their expectations, getting creative with their strategy, and being prepared to settle for a property that's almost perfect.

Monday
Jun 22
8:30am | 7:30c
Season 12, Episode 6

With This House, I Thee Wed

With high expectations and a long to-do list, Lauren and Greg are getting married in a few months and they're determined to purchase a home before they tie the knot. Property expert Egypt Sherrod is convinced she can make it happen but the challenge is finding a budget-friendly home that fits the couple's high standards. They finally visit a property they love but their low-ball approach may just cost them the deal.

Monday
Jun 22
9am | 8c
Season 17, Episode 10

Who Let the Dogs Out?

With their ever-growing litter of rescue cats and dogs, firefighter Brett and police officer Rebecca are feeling the squeeze in their tiny home, and are desperate to find a rural oasis where they can all stretch their legs and roam free. Property expert Egypt Sherrod is determined to find the ideal property for these real-life heroes and their expanding menagerie, but unleashes their Wilmington, North Carolina house hunt with a reality check—the couple's limited budget won't get them as close to the beach as they'd like. For Brett and Rebecca, size really does matter. And when they stumble upon the home of their dreams, they're ultimately faced with a tough decision.

Wednesday
Jul 8
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.

Tuesday
Jul 21
9:30am | 8:30c
Season 12, Episode 2

Bargain, Basement

Tired of their tiny apartment, Kim and Marquis want to take advantage of Atlanta's low property prices to find a move-in ready home that's close to downtown. Property expert Egypt Sherrod vows to find them a house that matches their wish list, but warns they will have to adjust their expectations along the way. Kim and Marquis say they know exactly what they want. But as the house tours continue, the process becomes more challenging.

Wednesday
Jul 29
8am | 7c
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.

Wednesday
Jul 29
10am | 9c
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 29
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
Aug 12
11am | 10c
Season 13, Episode 11

What Mama Wants, Mama Gets

Newlyweds Caroline and Patrick say they're ready to buy their first home. But while she's prepared to pay for what she wants, he's all about the numbers and is determined to stick to a minimal budget. Property expert Egypt Sherrod vows to find them a picture-perfect Atlanta starter home. That is, if Patrick can commit to the process and they can both agree to compromise. When she finally finds them a suburban property that ticks all the boxes, Egypt first warns they'll have to act fast, and when they're ready to make an offer, warns Patrick that playing hardball could backfire.

Wednesday
Sep 23
9am | 8c
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.

Wednesday
Oct 21
9am | 8c
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
Oct 21
9:30am | 8:30c
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.

Tuesday
Dec 8
9:30am | 8:30c
Season 14, Episode 13

On Her Own

Emma and Jack are getting married in just a few short months. But with her fiance stationed with the navy on the west coast, Emma is both planning their wedding and managing their long-distance house hunt. Property expert Egypt Sherrod promises to find the couple a house they will love before they tie the knot. And the search is on for a sprawling family home in a rural setting outside Atlanta. Emma falls hard for the first house she visits. But when she's finally ready to make an offer, the deal takes an unexpected turn.

Tuesday
Jan 5
9am | 8c

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