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Buying a home is probably the biggest financial decision you'll ever make. And yet, there are a TON of misconceptions around the process.
To set the record straight, I talked with a pro who cleared up some of the most common myths about the home-buying process.
I interviewed Lexie Holbert, a home and lifestyle expert at realtor.com who knows a thing or two about buying a home. She gave me the skinny on the truth behind some of the most common misconceptions people have.
Just keep in mind: Everyone's financial situation is different, so take this advice with a grain of salt and do what makes the most sense for you.