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Friday 04 December, 2009

Rightmove PLC

Holding(s) in Company


                                        
TR-1: NOTIFICATION OF MAJOR INTEREST IN SHARESi                                

1. Identity of the issuer or the underlying            RIGHTMOVE PLC           
issuer of existing shares to which voting                                      
rights are attached: ii                                                        

2 Reason for the notification (please tick the appropriate box or boxes):      

An acquisition or disposal of voting rights                               Y    
                                                                               
An acquisition or disposal of qualifying financial instruments which           
may result in the acquisition of shares already issued to which voting         
rights are attached                                                            
                                                                               
An acquisition or disposal of instruments with similar economic effect         
to qualifying financial instruments                                            
                                                                               
An event changing the breakdown of voting rights                               
                                                                               
Other (please                                                                  
specify):                                                                      

3. Full name of person(s) subject to               BlackRock, Inc              
the notification obligation: iii                                               
                                                                               
4. Full name of shareholder(s) (if                                             
different from 3.):iv                                                          
                                                                               
5. Date of the transaction and date               1st December 2009            
on which the threshold is crossed or                                           
reached: v                                                                     
                                                                               
6. Date on which issuer notified:                 4th December 2009            
                                                                               
7. Threshold(s) that is/are crossed           Holding has gone above 5%        
or reached: vi, vii                                                            

8. Notified details:
A: Voting rights attached to shares viii, ix

Class/type of Situation previous            Resulting situation after           
shares         to the triggering                  the triggering                
                  transaction                      transaction                  
                                                                                
if possible    Number    Number    Number      Number of         % of voting    
using            of        of        of          voting            rights x     
the ISIN CODE  Shares    Voting    shares        rights                         
                         Rights                                                 
                                                                                
                                   Direct   Direct  Indirect   Direct   Indirect
                                              xi       xii                      
                                                                                
GB00B2987V85  5,995,490 5,995,490   N/A      N/A    8,100,601    N/A     6.89%  
                                                                                
B: Qualifying Financial Instruments                                             
                                                                                
Resulting situation after the triggering transaction                            
                                                                                
Type of financial Expiration     Exercise/      Number of voting   % of voting  
   instrument     date xiii  Conversion Period rights that may be     rights    
                                    xiv         acquired if the                 
                                                 instrument is                  
                                                   exercised/                   
                                                   converted.                   
                                                                                

C: Financial Instruments with similar economic effect to Qualifying Financial   
Instruments xv, xvi                                                             
                                                                                
Resulting situation after the triggering transaction                            
                                                                                
   Type of     Exercise Expiration Exercise/  Number of voting    % of voting   
  financial     price   date xvii  Conversion rights instrument  rights xix, xx 
  instrument                         period       refers to                     
                                     xviii                                      
                                                                                
                                                                Nominal   Delta 
                                                                                
     CFD                                          1,150,688      0.98%          

Total (A+B+C)                                                                  
                                                                               
        Number of voting rights               Percentage of voting rights      
                                                                               
               9,251,289                                 7.87%                 

9. Chain of controlled undertakings through which the voting rights and/or the 
financial instruments are effectively held, if applicable: xxi                 
                                                                               
BlackRock Investment Management (UK) Limited - 9,251,289 (7.87%)               
                                                                               
On 1 December 2009. the Barclays Global Investors (BGI) business was acquired  
by BlackRock, Inc. The combined holdings of BlackRock, Inc. following this     
acquisition triggered this disclosure requirement.                             

Proxy Voting:                                                                  
                                                                               
10. Name of the proxy holder:                                                  
                                                                               
11. Number of voting rights proxy                                              
holder will cease to hold:                                                     
                                                                               
12. Date on which proxy holder will                                            
cease to hold voting rights:                                                   

13. Additional information:                                                    
                                                                               
14. Contact name:                                      Esme Pugh               
                                                                               
15. Contact telephone number:                        01908 308 624