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 13, Episode 10

Learning Curve

After a whirlwind romance, Noah and Jessica are ready to take their relationship to the next level, and are now looking for a suburban Atlanta home where they can put down roots and start a family. Property expert Egypt Sherrod steps in to make it happen. Since the couple admits they're clueless when it comes to real estate, she starts by setting priorities and honing in on a neighborhood. Faced with a huge learning curve, the couple soon realizes they must look beyond the facade to see a home's full potential.

Thursday
Oct 16
9:30am | 8:30c
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.

Thursday
Oct 16
11am | 10c
Season 15, Episode 8

Just the Beginning

Ready to take their one-year relationship to the next level, Chris and Shannon are looking for a charming starter home in a swanky Savannah neighborhood. Property expert Egypt Sherrod is confident she can make it happen, but urges the couple to widen their search in order to get more home for their limited budget. The house hunt offers up plenty of surprises and before long, Egypt has uncovered a diamond in the rough that's almost too good to be true.

Thursday
Dec 4
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
Apr 7
10:30am | 9:30c
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.

Saturday
Apr 11
9am | 8c
Season 17, Episode 3

Commitmentphobia

While picky property virgin Myna admits she's afraid of commitment, she's still determined to commit to a Charlotte-area home of her own. And is on the hunt for a budget-friendly maintenance-free pad with all the bells and whistles. Enter property expert Egypt Sherrod. Satisfying Myna's sky-high expectations proves to be a tall order from the get-go. And once Egypt has seen Myna in action, the seasoned realtor switches gears. Egypt eventually unveils a made-to-measure diva-worthy property solution, and then it's up to Myna and her trusted buying buddy to evaluate a mind-blowing turnkey option.

Thursday
Jun 4
11am | 10c
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.

Wednesday
Jul 8
8am | 7c
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.

Wednesday
Jul 8
9:30am | 8:30c
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.

Wednesday
Oct 21
10am | 9c
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.

Wednesday
Oct 28
9am | 8c
Season 10, Episode 10

Layout Holdout

Robin and Curtis are serious about their relationship, and since she already spends most of her time at his place, they've decided to pool their resources and buy a spacious Toronto home they can share. The only problem is she wants an open-concept condo, and he wants a town home with a large outdoor space for entertaining. Enter real estate expert Sandra Rinomato. She promises to find them a move-in ready property where they'll both feel at home, but first she's got to get them to agree on their priorities. The couple tours a range of options in the trendy neighborhood they love and in an up-and-coming neighborhood that's closer to where they work. But when they finally hone in on a property, will their top offer be enough?

Tuesday
Jan 12
7:30am | 6:30c
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
Mar 8
11am | 10c
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.

Thursday
Oct 19
7:30am | 6:30c

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