Yes, some people may employ somebody to put the property online for them – to take the pictures and draw the floor plans.But this will cost £8 per hour, not thousands of pounds."I didn't think it would get so big so fast, and I didn't think we'd have a sale so quickly.
Human beings like a disaster story and there hadn't been one for a while. A crash, she says, makes you question whether what you're doing makes sense.
"A lot of people were doing things that were a waste of money. If you're bad value for money I'd be worried right now." Estate agents, this means you. Now those that survive will be the one's that have had to shape up," she says.
The site is flying – people were even uploading properties on Christmas Day." Does she worry about competition from rival websites?
"There are other sites, but they just don't do it very well.
"For me, websites have got to be simple and straightforward.
I wouldn't know how to make details look pretty or take the right photographs.
And if the global success of her dating website, is anything to go by, it will fly.
On Tepilo.com, home-sellers can advertise their property for sale or rent at no cost, along with pictures, floor plans and maps.
"There will always be estate agents because some people are too busy, or lazy to sell their house themselves.