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Visitors to AOL Real Estate and another AOL site,, will soon be able to request rate quotes from mortgage lenders using the Zillow Mortgage Marketplace.The Zillow Mortgage Marketplace will launch on both AOL sites in 2012, and Zillow will also power mortgage calculators and provide real-time mortgage rates on the sites, the companies said."AOL Real Estate has many thousands of users who are either homeowners or interested in buying a home, so we're excited to be able to offer them important financial tools and personalized loan quotes from Zillow Mortgage Marketplace," said Jay Kirsch, vice president and general manager of AOL Marketplace, in a statement.Zillow CEO Spencer Rascoff said the non-exclusive partnership agreement will provide Zillow's network of lenders with "a new, cost-effective customer acquisition channel to connect with home shoppers."Consumers browsing listings at AOL Real Estate already have the option of obtaining estimated mont...