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 15, Episode 1

Positive Energy

Though they're determined to find the perfect property together, Sara and AJ are total opposites when it comes to buying a home. Because while she's a feng shui expert who cares about a home's energy flow, he's more concerned about square footage and a backyard that's big enough for their dog. Property expert Egypt Sherrod vows to find them a home that will dovetail with both of their wish lists. And when the perfect townhouse slips through their fingers, she rallies the couple's spirits by showing them a great property that hasn't yet hit the market.

Saturday
Nov 15
3pm | 2c
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.

Tuesday
Feb 24
9:30am | 8:30c
Season 16, Episode 12

Man Cave Melodrama

Stephanie and Ryan are looking for a fully loaded Charlotte, North Carolina home. But while she's a high-maintenance property virgin with a long list of must-haves, Ryan's only requirement is a man cave for himself. Enter property expert Egypt Sherrod. She promises to find them a home they will both love. But finding some middle ground may be tricky since Stephanie vows from the start that she simply isn't willing to compromise. After touring house after house, it doesn't look like any home will suit Stephanie. That is, until the couple makes a surprise decision and their search takes a dramatic turn.

Wednesday
Jul 8
9am | 8c
Season 11, Episode 2

As Luck Would Have It

With their feng shui requirements, newlyweds Mary and Efi are looking for the perfect starter home that's guaranteed to bring happiness and good fortune. But even with their healthy budget, their dreams may be too big for their wallets. Property expert Egypt Sherrod promises to lead the couple to a spacious suburban home that fits the bill. But with such a demanding wish list, she says they'll need to be flexible. At first, Mary can't get past esthetics and a few potential properties are sold out from under them. And when they finally visit a house they love, Egypt tells them to prepare for a bidding war.

Wednesday
Aug 26
9am | 8c
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.

Tuesday
Oct 6
10am | 9c
Season 15, Episode 6

Sibling Rivalry

With his older brother by his side, urban professional Chris is searching for the perfect Atlanta bachelor pad. And while his list of requirements is long, he's got an open mind and a healthy budget to help make it happen. Enter property expert Egypt Sherrod. She vows to find Chris a roommate-friendly home with all the perks. But since he's open to just about any style of home, her first challenge is narrowing down the options. Egypt eventually comes up with a range of properties. And in the end, Chris' decision surprises everyone, including his brother.

Wednesday
Oct 28
8am | 7c
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.

Wednesday
Nov 18
10:30am | 9:30c
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.

Tuesday
Jan 5
10:30am | 9:30c
Season 17, Episode 6

Wingmom

Tired of frat-house living and planning the next chapter of his life, 30-year-old bachelor Stafford is on the hunt for a Charlotte-area home where he and his beloved dog Nugget can put down roots and eventually welcome his future family. Property expert Egypt Sherrod is determined to find him the starter home of his dreams. But when Stafford realizes he's not at all interested in home renovations or maintenance, the search for an older property quickly shifts gears. Egypt eventually tracks down a turnkey townhome that gets the stamp of approval from both Stafford and his mom. But then the negotiations hit a serious snag when the seller decides to play hardball.

Tuesday
Jan 12
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
Mar 8
8:30am | 7:30c
Season 17, Episode 8

Anything But Ordinary

Not your average homebuyers, Kat and her street performer boyfriend Bash are looking for an historic starter home in Wilmington, North Carolina with loads of character, and enough storage space for his massive collection of unicycles, trampolines, costumes, and props. Property expert Egypt Sherrod starts by leading the eccentric pair to an artsy community where she's sure they'll find the perfect fit, but warns that matching the couple's big wish list with their limited budget may be a challenge. After several weeks, the couple's promising house hunt suddenly hits a wall, and that's when Egypt steps in to have 'the talk'.

Tuesday
Mar 8
10am | 9c
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
Mar 8
11:30am | 10:30c
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.

Thursday
Sep 28
7:30am | 6:30c

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