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Homeowners facing foreclosure hit 9-year low

Black Knight report shows only 1% of all mortgages in active foreclosure
A new report from Black Knight Financial Services shows that by one metric, the housing market is healthier than it’s been since the crisis began. According to new data released Tuesday morning by Black Knight, the rate of loans in active foreclosure is lower right now than at any point in the last nine years.
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Monday Morning Cup of Coffee: Airbnb’s new partnership aids natural disaster victims

And new apps changing the industry
In this week’s cup of coffee, we take a look into one of Airbnb’s new ventures: a partnership that could aid natural disaster victims in Colorado by offering free housing for those in need. Also, weigh in on your thoughts about what Realtors should be required to disclose about a home, and the disastrous consequences to homeowners if they don’t.
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The Las Vegas Black Knights? West Point, like, nope

Black Knight Chairman Bill Foley's NHL team won't share name with company
Well, it turns out that the National Hockey League expansion team helmed by William Foley, the chairman of Fidelity National Financial and Black Knight Financial Services, won’t share a name with one of Foley's companies after all. RIP, Las Vegas Black Knights, we hardly knew ye.
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Many borrowers still owe too much on their home

Home owners in negative equity still at high levels
Many homebuyers are regaining equity on their homes as home prices continue to increase. But while homes that are underwater may be down significantly from the 2012 peak and even from last year, there is still a long way to go before hitting pre-crisis numbers.
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NHL makes it official: Las Vegas "Black Knights" coming in 2017

Expansion effort led by Fidelity National, Black Knight Chairman Bill Foley approved
Well, now it's official. The National Hockey League announced Wednesday that it will expand in 2017, becoming the first major professional sports league to bring a team to Las Vegas. The league's announcement brings a nearly two-year journey one step closer to reality for William Foley, the chairman of Fidelity National Financial and Black Knight Financial Services, who will lead the Las Vegas team as its owner.
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Black Knight Financial Services buys Motivity Solutions

Will bring increased insight into origination, servicing operations
Black Knight Financial Services announced Wednesday that it is continuing its recent expansion efforts with the acquisition of Motivity Solutions, which provides customized mortgage business intelligence analytics to mortgage lenders. Here's why Black Knight thinks the deal is so significant.
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Meet the NHL's newest team: the Las Vegas Black Knights?

New NHL team led by Fidelity National, Black Knight Chairman Bill Foley one step from reality
What were merely rumors 18 months ago are now one step from becoming reality, as the NHL executive committee reportedly gave its approval to expand the league with a team in Las Vegas led by an ownership group fronted by William Foley, the chairman of Fidelity National Financial and Black Knight Financial Services. Get ready for the Las Vegas Black Knights.
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