PHOTO: Proppy.

An enterprising Kiwi couple decided there must be a better way to buy and sell property in New Zealand without going through real estate agents, not long after Proppy was born.

Proppy is an online platform and app for people to buy and sell property with a flat commission fee.

Hannah and Tyson Walker came up with the idea after struggling to buy a house at auction two years ago.

“I was down in the auction rooms with lots of people and lots of pressure and I went into labour.