zillow.com has edged into second place on the Hitwise list of top US real estate websites with a 3.43 percent market share over realestate.yahoo.com's 3.40 percent.
The only other change amongst the top 10 was realestate.msn.com switching places with servicemagic.com to take out eighth position. servicemagic.com fell from sixth to eighth position last month.
The top 10 US real estate websites in terms of visits in February, and their previous positions, were:
The US Department of Housing and Urban Development's hud.gov saw the biggest drop in market share in the group, moving from 15th to 18th place. apartments.com and apartmentguide.com were also down one place each:
The fastest moving website for the month was Prudential Georgia Realty's prudentialgeorgia.com, which climbed 338 places to land at number 517.
28.69 percent of all visits to the online "Business and Finance - Real Estate" industry went to the top 10 websites. 39.56 percent went to the top 20 websites and 69.37 percent went to the top 100 websites.
The average visit duration for visits to the online "Business and Finance - Real Estate" industry was 10 minutes, 5 seconds. This is a minimal decrease from last months average visit duration of 10 minutes, 12 seconds.