Housefinder's listings website, has been trading profitably every month for the last 13. Figures released today show turnover of €1.3m for the year ended 2002. became profitable ahead of the expectations of a three year strategy for the firm which has now been in business for 20 months.

The company is set to double its business for the current year ending 2003 with a turnover expected to exceed €3m. chief executive Jim Miley said: 'Our resolute focus on marketing and promoting the brand has been a key factor in our profitability and success.' is ranked in the top five Irish websites, with traffic records in September of 175,000 users accessing the site.