• Google backs out of the mortgage business by Ryan Smith

    Google had barely dipped a toe in the mortgage business, but after trouble attracting advertisers -- and a collective shrug from customers -- the tech giant is apparently calling it quits

  • The originator business segment making a comeback by Justin da Rosa

    They may have been a dying breed in post-recession America but HELOCs are seeing a resurgence, according to one financial analytics firm

  • Chinese real estate in dire straits by Ephraim Vecina

    Flagging performance in the home construction sector has led to massive oversupply that is feared to unbalance the country’s real estate markets