These mistakes are ones everyone needs to know of when involved in a mortgage. Here is a list of the 8 mortgage mistakes:

  1. Borrowing too much money
  2. Not fixing your credit
  3. Not having enough cash on hand after closing
  4. Not getting pre-approved for a loan
  5. Not shopping around for rates and terms
  6. Not planning for closing costs
  7. Not looking for first-time home buyers' programs
  8. Paying junk fees