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FHFA Director Watt Delays Hike in Guarantee Fees

JAN 8, 2014 12:22pm ET

In his first major move as head of the agency that oversees Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, ex-Rep. Mel Watt said Wednesday that he will delay a planned fee hike that would have raised the cost of most home loans backed by the government-sponsored enterprises.

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