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 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.

Apr 7
9:30am | 8:30c
Season 16, Episode 8

A New York State of Mind

Tired of paying sky-high rent in their native Brooklyn, Terrance and Daniel have set their sights on Charlotte, North Carolina where they can actually afford to buy a home of their own. But house hunting out of state can be tricky, especially when you don't know the first thing about your destination. That's where property expert Egypt Sherrod comes in. She leads the couple on a targeted house hunt and they're immediately impressed by how much home they can get for their money. But while Terrance is willing to pay top dollar for a luxurious house with a pool, Daniel is determined to stick to the lower end of their budget.

Apr 7
11:30am | 10:30c
Season 13, Episode 3

Happy Wife, Happy Life

Feeling squeezed in their tiny rental apartment, newlyweds Bob and Bree are hoping to find a spacious Atlanta home of their own where they can finally unpack their wedding gifts and settle down for good. Property expert Egypt Sherrod promises to find them the perfect house at the right price. But since Bob likes older homes and Bree prefers newer homes, getting them to agree could be tricky. Eventually, they both fall for a cozy move-in ready property, and when they keep looking just in case, they end up being torn between two great contenders.

Jun 8
7:30am | 6:30c
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.

Jul 8
10am | 9c
Season 12, Episode 5

The Young and Unrealistic

Twenty-something soon-to-be-weds Sarah and Anthony live at home with their parents and are determined to buy their own sprawling suburban dream home before the wedding. Property expert Egypt Sherrod promises to find them a spacious Atlanta home in time for their big day and warns they'll have to readjust their expectations to fit their budget. But the young couple doesn't want to settle for less than perfect. When they finally zero in on a family-ready home that seems to have it all, they end up learning about the ups and downs of bidding on a foreclosed property.

Aug 12
8am | 7c
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'.

Nov 3
11:30am | 10:30c
Season 13, Episode 7

My Big Fat Greek House

After traveling the world, Nomikos is finally ready to settle down, and this nomadic bachelor is now looking for an Atlanta home that's close to his tight-knit Greek family. Property expert Egypt Sherrod promises to find him a deluxe bachelor pad, but switches gears when she finds out he's planning on living with a few roommates. The house hunt goes so well that Nomikos ends up torn between two great properties. Faced with a tough choice, Egypt warns him not to buy in a location he doesn't love.

Nov 18
8:30am | 7:30c
Season 17, Episode 11

Southern Charm

Tired of big city living and ready for a change of pace, former southerners Jess and Evan are moving home, and are now on the hunt for a Wilmington, North Carolina property with lots of space and plenty of character. Property expert Egypt Sherrod steps in with a plan and when she figures out exactly what her clients are looking for, the search is on for a fixer-upper that's oozing with Southern charm. The couple is focused and ready to make a move. But when they finally visit a property that ticks all the boxes, they've got less than an hour to make up their minds, and just one chance to land the home of their dreams.

Dec 8
10am | 9c
Season 13, Episode 13

Happily Ever After

After a whirlwind courtship, Neema and Farnaz are ready to buy a home together. And while they say they're flexible about the location, she has a long laundry list of must-haves. Property expert Egypt Sherrod is determined to find them a deluxe Atlanta-area home without breaking the bank. The search for perfection leads them deeper and deeper into the suburbs, and while Neema surprises Egypt with his expanding budget, he also unveils a surprise for Farnaz that leaves her speechless.

Jan 5
8:30am | 7:30c
Season 17, Episode 6


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.

Jan 12
10:30am | 9:30c
Season 11, Episode 11

Beauty In The Bronx

Jose and Prisca have worked hard to be able to afford a home of their own. Now ready for their share of the American dream, the couple is hoping to invest their nest egg and fulfill a long-standing family goal. Property expert Egypt Sherrod promises to help them find a piece of the Bronx they can call their own. The search is on for a family-friendly property they'll both love. But once they've toured a few properties, striking a compromise proves more difficult than they'd anticipated.

Feb 9
8:30am | 7:30c
Season 18, Episode 4


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.

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.

Sep 28
7:30am | 6:30c

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