The idea for Proppy came to Ben during his own search for a home. Starting in Sydney, he experienced repeated disappointment that the lifestyle he was searching for seemed unobtainable. After 3 years of searching, he eventually found a place to call his own in Melbourne.
The struggle stuck with him, and he realised there had to be a better way to find property. Leveraging his data background, and after many nights of pouring over data Proppy was released to the public in December 2020.
You can read more about Ben's first home buying story by visiting his blog post.