A contrary view on aggregation by Brian Blum in Real Estate 10 Nov 2008 Not everyone sees aggregation as a win-win. In addition to the conflicts in Europe, some Realtors in the U.S. continue to debate the wisdom of syndicating listings outside the control of the agent or brokerage. “Brokers have had a lot of mistrust about business models that use listings they’ve gone to a lot of trouble acquiring,” said Brian Larson, a Minneapolis att This article is only available to AIM Group clients. Please subscribe now or log in to view. Share brian larsoncir 9.21Strategytales of an industry lost at seatruliazillow Brian Blum Brian Blum covers the U.S., Canada and Israel for Classified Intelligence Report, and contributes to our special reports and research projects. Originally from San Francisco and now based in Jerusalem, he has been with the AIM Group since 2004. He is the president of Blum Interactive Media, specializing in writing and multimedia content development for online, print, video and audio. His clients include newspapers, universities and non-profits. He is currently working on a book about the billion-dollar bankruptcy of a once high-flying Israeli startup.