Egypt Sherrod, Host of HGTV’s Property Virgins, has been named "America’s most beloved real estate agent," with over 13 years as an accomplished Realtor. The energetic and endearing host is passionate about educating and encouraging those in the market. Buyers and viewers easily relate to Egypt’s no-nonsense approach and genuine care for their investment. She’s known for "tough love with a hug," which obviously transcends because her highly-rated show has filmed more than 235 episodes in its 12 seasons. And she’s now the host of the forthcoming show Flipping Virgins on HGTV.
Egypt is author of "Keep Calm….It’s Just Real Estate: Your No-Stress Guide To Buying A Home" and CEO of the Atlanta based "Egypt Sherrod Real Estate Group." She is a financial empowerment advocate and a licensed real estate professional in both Georgia and New Jersey, specializing in duality as both a selling & listing agent.
She’s made recurring appearances as the real estate "go-to girl" on NBC’s Today Show, CNBC, FOX, CNN, HLN as well as being featured in Rolling Stone, Black Enterprise, Fast Company, and a host of other magazines. Egypt is also the real estate columnist for Atlanta Magazine’s HOME. A powerhouse speaker and moderator, Egypt hosted the stage at Oprah’s "The Life You Want" Tour, and countless business conferences.
The Temple University graduate has also had a 20-year award-winning radio broadcast career in New York City, Philadelphia, Baltimore and Atlanta. She turned her talent for talk into a flair for flipping houses, and helps others achieve financial freedom through her humanitarian association the Egypt Cares Family Foundation. ECFF allows Egypt to offer inspiring and constructive lectures, boot camps and seminars to educate both men and women about the importance of wealth preservation and home ownership. The foundation’s work has been very successful, earning her many Citations & Proclamations for community services from the State Assemble & City Council.
Devoted mother, loving wife, respected entrepreneur and focused community advocate—Egypt is seamlessly using the power of television and the microphone to help others, all the while living her own life to the fullest.