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MyNewPlace enters Hitwise Top 10

Rental, foreclosure Web sites grow traffic

Rental property search site MyNewPlace broke into Hitwise's list of Top 10 real estate sites in January, with Rent.com, Trulia.com and Homes.com also rising in the rankings.The top 10 Web sites captured 29.28 percent of all visits in the real estate category, while 40.17 percent of traffic went to the top 20 sites and 69 percent to the top 100 sites, Hitwise reported.Realtor.com remained at the top of rankings compiled by the online metrics firm, capturing 6.73 percent of traffic in the real estate category during January, followed by Yahoo! Real Estate (3.73 percent), Zillow (3.21 percent), Rent.com (2.95 percent), ZipRealty (2.7 percent), Trulia.com (2.27 percent), Homes.com (2.26 percent), ServiceMagic (2.16 percent), MSN Real Estate (1.74 percent), and MyNewPlace (1.53 percent).MyNewPlace rose one position into 10th place in January, bumping Apartments.com from the Hitwise Top 10. ZipRealty slipped one position, to fifth, and ServiceMagic fell two places to eighth on the Top 10 lis...

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