A long-awaited loan regulation that the Office of Veterans Affairs had planned to put into effect Monday is again in jeopardy.

The rule, designed to prevent lenders from encouraging veterans to refinance into larger mortgage loans, will be put on hold for another two weeks while the agency fixes a technical error, said Keith R. Pedigo, director of the agency's loan guarantee office.

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