The road to homeownership is paved with plenty of opportunities for mistakes—many of which could cost you your mortgage and tank your home purchase.

But if you’ve never bought a home before, you may not be aware of those potential mistakes.

So, the question is, what are the most important mistakes to avoid during the homebuying process?

A recent article from The Mortgage Reports outlined major (and costly!) mistakes buyers need to avoid when buying a home, including: