The pair will definitely wed in 2017

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Now that the engagement news is out in the open, fans are waiting with bated breath for the JoJo Fletcher–Jordan Rodgers wedding bells – and those bells may come sooner than we think!

“Jordan keeps saying, ‘Let’s go to Vegas!’ ” Fletcher tells PEOPLE exclusively. “He’s trying to elope every other day. I’m like, ‘That’s not how I want to do a wedding. I’ve waited my whole life for this!’ “

Says Rodgers, “I’m like, ‘Let’s do it now. I’m ready!’ ”

No matter what they choose to do, a wedding date is imminent. “We’ve talked about it a lot,” says Fletcher, 25. “It will definitely be in 2017. We thought about March or October.”

Rodgers, 27, jokes, “She doesn’t want it to be too hot!”

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As far as the possibility that their wedding could be televised, “I wouldn’t be totally against it,” says Fletcher. “The whole world watched our love story unfold and if that was something we both wanted to do, I’d be open to it.”

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For now, the pair are focused on moving in together to a home in Fletcher’s native Dallas. “I’m ready for a sense of normalcy,” says Rodgers. “We want to get into a routine. And I can’t wait to go furniture shopping and grocery shopping. Once we’re settled we’ll figure out the wedding. We’re so excited.”