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 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.

Saturday
Nov 15
5:30pm | 4:30c
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.

Thursday
Mar 12
8:30am | 7:30c
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.

Tuesday
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.

Tuesday
Apr 7
11:30am | 10:30c
Season 14, Episode 4

Parental Guidance

With her parents guiding her through the process, Anisah is ready to buy a picture-perfect home of her own. Time is tight since her lease is about to expire, but after a yearlong search she still hasn't found a single house that meets her long list of requirements. Property expert Egypt Sherrod is confident she can find Anisah a great home within her price range, and kicks off the house hunt with a pre-sale townhome in her dream neighborhood. It's love at first sight for Anisah, but then Egypt shows her a supersize home with a bargain price tag.

Monday
Jun 8
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.

Wednesday
Jul 8
10am | 9c
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
Oct 6
11am | 10c
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
Nov 3
11:30am | 10:30c
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.

Tuesday
Dec 8
10am | 9c
Season 14, Episode 9

Split Decision

Soon-to-be-weds Tina and Jessica keep on shopping for their perfect Atlanta dream home, and after visiting more than 80 houses, the couple is still determined to find everything on their wish list. Property expert Egypt Sherrod is confident she can find them a home with a garage and plenty of room for their two big dogs, but says they will have to compromise in order to make it happen. Narrowing down the options, they eventually fall for a terrific property that hasn't yet been listed. But their hesitation and low-ball approach could cost them the deal.

Tuesday
Jan 12
8am | 7c
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 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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