Rightmove has reported a 30% uplift in viewings in the four months to the end of October.
The number of inquiries rose 80% year on year during the period but the number of homes listed on the website climbed just 2%. Rightmove said page views from mobile devices stood at 1.7bn during the four-month period, almost double the same period last year. It said it had bought back 1m of its own shares for £23.5m since the end of July. Its cash balance as of 31 October stood at £15.8m.