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Top 10 real estate websites in November

Hitwise: Yahoo Real Estate retains No. 1; retakes second

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For the fifth straight month, Yahoo Real Estate in November was ranked the most popular real estate-related website, according to the latest rankings from Web metrics firm Experian Hitwise. After dropping to third place in October, edged out Zillow to retake the No. 2 spot last month. Yahoo Real Estate lost some ground in November, capturing 7.02 percent of visits to the real estate category compared to 7.9 percent the month before. At the same time, both and Zillow increased their market share, to 6.78 percent and 6.75 percent, respectively. Trulia stayed in fourth place with 5.62 percent of visits, followed by MSN Real Estate, which increased its market share to 3.21 percent in November, compared to 1.85 percent in October. dropped to No. 7 while AOL Real Estate remained at No. 6. Both sites had a 2.72 percent market share last month. (1.61 percent), ZipRealty (1.3 percent) and MyNew Place (1.27 percent) rounded out the top ...