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RealtyTrac sinks, and gain in Hitwise rankings is fastest-rising real estate site

Foreclosures search site sank in its market share of Web visitors to real estate sites in November, dropping to 13th place from its second-place ranking in October, Web metrics company Hitwise reported today., a companion property-search site to, moved up in ranking from ninth place in October to fourth place in November, and the Houston Association of Realtors' property-search site at jumped up from 26th place in October to 20th in November., a site that allows consumers to compare pricing and features of home services such as electricity and high-speed Internet, also joined the top-20 list of real estate sites, rising from 21st in October to 18th in November. Real estate search site, which made its debut in the Hitwise monthly top-20 list of popular real estate sites when it rose to 18th place in September, improved to 17th in October and in November ranked 13th.'s market share of Web visitors among rea...