Shares in focus: The Google of Britain’s housing boom

Property website Rightmove has done well. Phil Oakley asks whether it can keep on delivering for shareholders.

Online property portal Rightmove has been a stunning success story. It has truly changed the way people look for somewhere to live at a time when other internet ventures promised, but failed to revolutionise markets.

Rightmove.co.uk, founded in 2000 at the height of the boom, has become the Google of the online property market. It has been so successful that it now ranks as one of the most popular websites in the country behind a handful of others, such as [...]

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