They were fresh out of university and were looking for houses to rent. Mr Siddesh Narayanan and Mr Archit Agarwal, who had previously lived in a hostel at the National University of Singapore (NUS), went through several online property portals only to be disappointed by them.
The portals only showed them the rooms and houses that were available. But they wanted to make a smarter decision on where to live and needed more information. They also thought that the process of dealing with several brokers, arranging viewings and completing the paperwork through many meetings was a hassle.