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Two new sites in Hitwise Top 20

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MSN Real Estate and Redfin managed to break into the list of Top 20 real estate Web sites maintained by Hitwise in May, but no new sites have cracked the Hitwise Top 10 so far this year.Hitwise said the Top 10 real estate Web sites grabbed 29 percent of all traffic in the category, and that the top 20 got 40 percent of traffic. The average visit to sites in the category was about 12, Yahoo! Real Estate, Zillow, ZipRealty and RE/MAX Real Estate continued to hold the top five spots on the Hitwise Top 10 list -- the same order in place since February.No new sites have managed to break into the Hitwise Top 10 this year, but there's been a battle for positions six through 10.Trulia and Homegain moved up on the Top 10 list in May, at the expense of (7) and (9), which each fell one place, and (10), which fell two positions. Trulia, which in December became the last site to break into the Hitwise Top 10, rose from ninth to sixth from April...