Schibsted tries to take over Hemnet by Lars Herlin in Uncategorized 08 May 2015 If you cannot beat them, buy them. This might be the new motto at Schibsted – at least in this case which presented itself today. We predict, this is a news item that will overshadow anything from the Q1 report also released by Schibsted today: Schibsted wants to take over the leading Swedish real estate site Hemnet and has already acquired 50 percent from the realtor chains Svensk Fastighetsfo This article is only available to AIM Group clients. Please subscribe now or log in to view. Share Blocket BostadhemnetschibstedStrategy Lars Herlin Lars Herlin is an AIM Group senior analyst for Europe, and our expert on Schibsted. He had a long career in journalism at Expressen, Svenska Dagbladet and VeckansAffärer, and served as managing editor and later managing director of Gotlands Allehanda.